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Sport Review - Thu Oct 5 11:30 PM
Ray Wilkins believes that Chelsea are “nowhere” near as good as they were under Antonio Conte last season. The Blues have made something of a mixed start to the new season as they bid to defend the Premier League title they won in Conte’s first campaign in charge last term. Chelsea have lost two...
Sport Review - Thu Oct 5 10:15 AM
The latest football transfer gossip column from The Sport Review, featuring all of the latest Premier League transfer news and rumours. Here, we look at some of the top football transfer stories from the British and world media in The Sport Review’s Grapevine, published every morning in the lead-...
Sport Review - Thu Oct 5 9:45 AM
Chelsea are facing the prospect of AC Milan luring Antonio Conte back to Serie A at the end of the season, according to reports in Italy. Corriere dello Sport, as quoted by the Sun, is reporting that the Chelsea boss is the leading contender to replace Vincenzo Montella at AC Milan. The same arti...
Sport Review - Thu Oct 5 9:15 AM
Tony Gale has hailed Manchester United signing Nemanja Matic as the Premier League’s best summer signing. The Red Devils signed the Serbia international in a £40m deal from defending Premier League champions in the summer transfer window despite his influential role in Chelsea’s title success las...
Sport Review - Thu Oct 5 8:45 AM
Shaun Wright-Phillips believes Chelsea’s squad has sufficient depth to allow Antonio Conte’s men challenge for the title this season. The Blues have made a disappointing start to the defence of their top-flight crown following two defeats and one stalemate in their opening seven Premier League ga...
Sport Review - Thu Oct 5 8:30 AM
Chelsea and Manchester United are ready to battle it out for the signing of Middlesbrough’s promising Dael Fry, according to reports in England. TeamTalk is reporting that the Premier League champions are interested in signing the 20-year-old defender since Fry established himself as a promising...
Sport Review - Thu Oct 5 8:00 AM
Shaun Wright-Phillips has warned Chelsea’s title rivals that Eden Hazard will get back to his best form for the defending champions in the coming months. The Belgium international made his first start of the 2017-18 season since returning from a broken ankle last week in Chelsea’s 2-1 win at Atle...
Sport Review - Thu Oct 5 7:15 AM
Chelsea are looking to make moves to sign Alex Sandro and Alexis Sanchez in the January transfer window, according to reports in the British media. The Daily Mirror is claiming that Chelsea are ready to make a new £60m bid to sign Sandro from Juventus after the west London club were heavily linke...
Sport Review - Thu Oct 5 6:45 AM
Alvaro Morata has taken to social media to dedicate a heartfelt message to his wife after the Chelsea striker’s injury setback. The 24-year-old has been ruled out of action for a number of weeks with a hamstring injury after he limped off in the first half of Chelsea’s 1-0 loss to Manchester City...
Sport Review - Thu Oct 5 6:25 AM
Michy Batshuayi says he is determined to prove himself to Antonio Conte as capable of leading the line for Chelsea. The Belgian striker has found his first team opportunities at Chelsea to be few and far between since he signed for the Blues from French side Marseille in the summer of 2016. Batsh...
Sport Review - Thu Oct 5 6:15 AM
Shaun Wright-Phillips has ruled out Antonio Conte leaving Chelsea at the end of the Premier League season. The Italian coach led the Blues to the Premier League title in his first season in charge at Stamford Bridge after the west London side finished seven points clear of their closest challenge...
Sport Review - Thu Oct 5 5:50 AM
Tony Gale has admitted that he has no idea why Chelsea made the decision to sell Nemanja Matic to Manchester United in the summer transfer window. The defending Premier League champions made the bizarre decision to allow Matic to move to their title rivals in a £40m deal in the summer transfer wi...
Sport Review - Thu Oct 5 5:30 AM
Ray Wilkins has warned Chelsea that Tiemoue Bakayoko is not an adequate replacement for Nemanja Matic. The Premier League champions signed the France international in a £40m deal from AS Monaco in the summer transfer window to improve their defensive midfield options. However, Chelsea made the su...
Sport Review - Thu Oct 5 12:30 AM
Michy Batshuayi has vowed that he is ready to step up and fill in for Alvaro Morata following the striker’s hamstring injury. Morata is expected to be sidelined for a number of weeks after suffering the muscular injury during the first half of Chelsea’s 1-0 loss to Manchester City in the Premier...
Sport Review - Thu Oct 5 12:00 AM
Pat Nevin has lavished praise on Alvaro Morata by describing the Chelsea striker as “bordering on perfection”. The 24-year-old has made a strong start to life in a Chelsea shirt after signing for the west London club from Real Madrid back in July. Morata seems to have had no problems in adapting...
Sport Review - Wed Oct 4 11:30 PM
Pat Nevin has warned Antonio Conte that Chelsea must do all they can to keep Eden Hazard at Chelsea in future transfer windows. The Belgian playmaker has established himself as one of the Premier League’s top attacking talents since his arrival at Chelsea from Lille back in 2012. Hazard has playe...
Sport Review - Wed Oct 4 10:19 AM
The latest football transfer gossip column from The Sport Review, featuring all of the latest Premier League transfer news and rumours. Here, we look at some of the top football transfer stories from the British and world media in The Sport Review’s Grapevine, published every morning in the lead-...
Sport Review - Wed Oct 4 10:00 AM
Antonio Conte insists he is proud of his players despite Chelsea’s 1-0 loss to Manchester City at Stamford Bridge last weekend. The defending Premier League champions succumbed to the superior attacking prowess of Manchester City as former Blues midfielder Kevin De Bruyne scored a second-half win...
Sport Review - Wed Oct 4 9:00 AM
Pat Nevin believes Chelsea didn’t miss David Luiz during their 1-0 loss to Manchester City on Saturday thanks Andreas Christensen’s composed performance at Stamford Bridge. The 21-year-old filled Luiz’s void in Antonio Conte’s team as the Brazil international served his three-match suspension fol...
Sport Review - Wed Oct 4 7:00 AM
Chelsea striker Alvaro Morata will be out of action for four to eight weeks with a hamstring injury, according to reports in the British media. The Daily Express is claiming that the Spanish striker is set for a significant spell on the sidelines after suffering the problem in the first half of C...
Sport Review - Wed Oct 4 6:05 AM
Pat Nevin is confident Chelsea can still overhaul Manchester City and Manchester United in the Premier League title race despite losing 1-0 to the leaders at Stamford Bridge on Saturday evening. The defending champions hosted Manchester City in west London as Antonio Conte’s men looked to hoist t...
Sport Review - Wed Oct 4 6:00 AM
Chelsea will need Alvaro Morata to be fully fit if the defending champions hope to do something special in the Premier League title race, according to Pat Nevin. The Spain international was signed in a £58m deal from La Liga giants Real Madrid in the summer transfer window to improve Antonio Cont...
Sport Review - Wed Oct 4 4:50 AM
Antonio Conte has admitted that Chelsea were always going to find it difficult to defend their Premier League title this season. The defending champions lost 3-2 to Burnley in their opening Premier League fixture of the 2017-18 season at Stamford Bridge to cast doubt on their title challenge this...
Sport Review - Wed Oct 4 4:15 AM
Alvaro Morata has taken to Instagram to stress his desire to return to Chelsea action. The Spain international moved to the Premier League champions in a £58m deal from La Liga giants Real Madrid in the summer transfer window. Morata scored six goals in seven games in the Premier League so far th...
Sport Review - Wed Oct 4 4:00 AM
Ryan Giggs has warned Chelsea that Manchester City and Manchester United are the teams to catch in the Premier League title race this season. The Blues won the top-flight crown with two games to spare last season after finishing seven points clear of runners-up Tottenham Hotspur. The defending ch...
Sport Review - Wed Oct 4 12:30 AM
Cesc Fabregas has insisted that Chelsea’s loss to Manchester City last weekend will soon be put behind them as they look to get their Premier League title bid back on track. Manchester City were broadly applauded for their impressive performance at Stamford Bridge as Pep Guardiola’s men claimed a...
Sport Review - Tue Oct 3 11:45 PM
Nemanja Matich has admitted to Manchester United fans that he is yet to hit top gear for Jose Mourinho’s men. The Serbia international has been a regular fixture in the first team for the Red Devils since signing for Manchester United from Chelsea back in August. Matic has started all seven of Ma...
Sport Review - Tue Oct 3 10:00 AM
Shaun Wright-Phillips has played down the significance of Diego Costa leaving Chelsea given Alvaro Morata’s impressive start to the season. The defending Premier League champions signed the 24-year-old centre-forward in a £58m deal from La Liga giants Real Madrid in the summer transfer window. Th...
Sport Review - Tue Oct 3 9:30 AM
Shaun Wright-Phillips has claimed that Chelsea are only starting to feel Nemanja Matic’s absence now following Manchester City’s 1-0 win at Stamford Bridge on Saturday evening. The defending Premier League champions made the bizarre decision to sell the Serbia international to their direct title...
Sport Review - Tue Oct 3 8:30 AM
Rio Ferdinand says Chelsea can take encouragement from Eden Hazard’s impressive return from injury. The Belgium international broke his ankle during national team duty at the end of the 2016-17 season to rule the forward out of action for five months. Hazard was a key part of Antonio Conte’s side...
Sport Review - Tue Oct 3 7:00 AM
Chelsea are optimistic that Alvaro Morata will be fit for their clash with Crystal Palace in their next Premier League game, according to reports in the British media. The Daily Mail is claiming that the west London club are hoping that his muscular problem is not too serious and that the interna...
Sport Review - Tue Oct 3 6:35 AM
Rio Ferdinand claims that Eden Hazard cut a frustrated figure during Chelsea’s 1-0 loss to Manchester City at Stamford Bridge on Saturday. The Belgian playmaker featured from the start for the Blues, but Antonio Conte’s men failed to gain a foothold on the game as they ended up having losing to t...
Sport Review - Tue Oct 3 6:15 AM
Jamie Redknapp has described Manchester City’s 1-0 win at Chelsea on Saturday as “one of the most one-sided displays” between two titles rivals in recent Premier League history. The Citizens made the trip to Stamford Bridge last weekend looking to protect their position at the top of the Premier...
Sport Review - Tue Oct 3 5:50 AM
Jamie Redknapp has warned Manchester City and Manchester United not to rule out Chelsea in the Premier League title race. The Premier League leaders made the trip to Stamford Bridge on Saturday evening to take on defending champions Chelsea in the biggest game of the 2017-18 season so far. Manche...
Sport Review - Tue Oct 3 4:50 AM
Frank Lampard reunited with his former team-mate Eden Hazard as Chelsea’s record goal-scorer posed with the No10 at Stamford Bridge. The Belgium international has made a bright start to the Premier League season following his return from a broken ankle at the end of the 2016-17 campaign. Hazard t...
Sport Review - Tue Oct 3 4:16 AM
Alvaro Morata is already on his way to emulating Didier Drogba at Chelsea, according to Shaun Wright-Phillips. The defending Premier League champions signed Morata in a £58m deal from La Liga giants Real Madrid in the summer transfer window to bolster their attacking options. The Chelsea signing...
Sport Review - Mon Oct 2 11:30 PM
Frank Lampard has told Chelsea’s players that they must quickly forget about their disappointing 1-0 loss to Manchester City on Saturday evening. The Blues were thoroughly outplayed by Pep Guardiola’s men at Stamford Bridge as the west London side suffered their second home defeat of the season....
Sport Review - Mon Oct 2 9:45 AM
Garth Crooks believes that the Premier League title race is going to come down to a straight shootout between Chelsea, Manchester United and Manchester City. Manchester United continued their strong form in the Premier League on Saturday when they claimed an impressive 4-0 win over Crystal Palace...
Sport Review - Mon Oct 2 8:45 AM
Ian Wright admits he has been impressed with Alvaro Morata’s start to life at Chelsea. The Spain international moved to Chelsea in a £58m deal from La Liga giants Real Madrid in the summer transfer window. Morata has wasted no time having a positive impact on the Blues team following a return of...
Sport Review - Mon Oct 2 7:45 AM
Steven Gerrard has urged Chelsea to be more positive in their home games after the disappointment of their 1-0 loss to Manchester City at Stamford Bridge in the Premier League on Saturday. The Blues headed into the game in fine form and fresh from their 2-1 victory over Atletico Madrid in the Cha...
Sport Review - Mon Oct 2 7:15 AM
Antonio Conte has revealed that he is waiting to discover the extent of Alvaro Morata’s injury after he was forced off in the first half of Chelsea’s 1-0 loss to Manchester City on Saturday. The 24-year-old forward has been in fine form for the west London club since joining from Real Madrid back...
Sport Review - Mon Oct 2 6:45 AM
Frank Lampard has hailed Alvaro Morata’s “classy” style of play following his transfer to Chelsea from Real Madrid in the summer. The 24-year-old striker has earned plenty of praise for the strong performances he has produced for the Blues so far this season as he continues to adapt to the rigour...
Sport Review - Mon Oct 2 6:25 AM
Eden Hazard has told Antonio Conte that he wants to be deployed in a number 10 position for Chelsea this season. The Belgian playmaker earned plenty of praise for his impressive display for the west London club as they beat Spanish side Atletico Madrid 2-1 in the Champions League last week. Hazar...
Sport Review - Mon Oct 2 6:10 AM
Robbie Earle believes Alvaro Morata is different to his Chelsea predecessor Diego Costa despite effortlessly filling the controversial striker’s void. The Spain international was signed in a £58m deal from La Liga champions Real Madrid in the summer transfer window to improve Chelsea’s squad. Mor...
Sport Review - Mon Oct 2 5:50 AM
Pat Nevin has attempted to explain why Kevin De Bruyne didn’t enjoy any success at Chelsea under Jose Mourinho. The Belgium international has established himself as one of the best players in the Premier League over the past 18 months or so. De Bruyne continues to grow as a player under Pep Guard...
Sport Review - Mon Oct 2 5:40 AM
Robbie Savage has reiterated his view that Manchester City and Manchester United will battle it out for the Premier League title this season. Both Manchester clubs have barely put a foot wrong in the title race so far to lead third-placed Chelsea by three points after six games. The Red Devils ha...
Sport Review - Mon Oct 2 5:20 AM
Ian Wright has warned Chelsea that Michy Batshuayi isn’t ready to fill in for Alvaro Morata. The Spain international has made a brilliant start to the Premier League season following his £58m move to Chelsea from La Liga giants Real Madrid in the summer transfer window. Morata has scored six goal...
Sport Review - Mon Oct 2 4:50 AM
Steven Gerrard has admitted that Eden Hazard was clearly frustrated by Chelsea’s performance against Manchester City at Stamford Bridge on Saturday. The Blues were thoroughly outplayed by Pep Guardiola’s men in west London as Kevin De Bruyne struck a brilliant second-half winner for the visitors....
Sport Review - Mon Oct 2 4:30 AM
Steven Gerrard believes that Antonio Conte made a mistake by bringing on Willian in Chelsea’s 1-0 loss to Manchester City in the Premier League on Saturday. The Blues were largely out-played by Pep Guardiola’s men at Stamford Bridge as they were comprehensively beaten in front of their home fans....
Sport Review - Mon Oct 2 4:00 AM
Danny Mills has likened Manchester United signing Romelu Lukaku to Chelsea legend Didier Drogba. The Red Devils signed Lukaku in a £75m deal from Premier League rivals Everton in the summer transfer window. Lukaku was signed to bolster Jose Mourinho’s attacking options for the 2017-18 campaign fo...
Sport Review - Mon Oct 2 12:15 AM
Rio Ferdinand claimed that Chelsea were completely “dominated” by Manchester City during their 1-0 loss to Pep Guardiola’s men at Stamford Bridge on Saturday. The Citizens earned plenty of praise for their performance at Stamford Bridge as the visitors dominated possession and carved out numerous...
Sport Review - Sun Oct 1 11:45 PM
Steven Gerrard has admitted that Eden Hazard was “impossible” to play against during his time at Liverpool as he heaped praise on the Chelsea playmaker. The 26-year-old Belgian has earned a reputation as one of the Premier League’s top attacking talents since his move to Chelsea from Lille back i...
Sport Review - Sun Oct 1 10:15 AM
The latest football transfer gossip column from The Sport Review, featuring all of the latest Premier League transfer news and rumours. Here, we look at some of the top football transfer stories from the British and world media in The Sport Review’s Grapevine, published every morning in the lead-...
Sport Review - Sun Oct 1 10:00 AM
Jurgen Klopp has admitted that he has been very impressed by Alvaro Morata’s strong start to life at Chelsea. The Spanish striker signed for the west London club from Real Madrid in the summer transfer window and has made a fast start to his career with the Blues. Morata netted a hat-trick in the...
Sport Review - Sun Oct 1 9:51 AM
Wayne Bridge admits that he has been impressed by Alvaro Morata’s fast start to life at Chelsea following his move from Real Madrid in the summer. The 24-year-old forward has been a regular fixture in the first team at Stamford Bridge since signing for Antonio Conte’s men back in July. There were...
Sport Review - Sun Oct 1 7:30 AM
Ander Herrera has described Nemanja Matic as a “master” in midfield for Manchester United this season. The Serbia international has been a regular fixture in the first team for Jose Mourinho’s men since he left Chelsea to sign for the Red Devils in the summer transfer window. The move surprised m...
Sport Review - Sun Oct 1 6:45 AM
Paul Merson has warned David Luiz that he is “getting lazy” and called on the Chelsea defender to step his game up. The Brazilian defender earned plenty of praise last season as he ended up being one of Chelsea’s top performers as the Blues won the Premier League title in Antonio Conte’s first ca...
Sport Review - Sun Oct 1 5:55 AM
Ian Wright believes Alvaro Morata is already to step up another level at Chelsea. The Premier League champions signed the Spain international in a £58m deal from La Liga giants Real Madrid in the summer transfer window. The Blues striker has hit the ground running with an impressive return of six...
Sport Review - Sun Oct 1 5:00 AM
Danny Mills has suggested that John Terry’s departure has had an adverse effect on Chelsea defender David Luiz. The defending Premier League champions have made a solid start to the season but have shown some defensive frailties at times. Luiz was praised for his mature performances throughout th...
Sport Review - Sun Oct 1 4:50 AM
Chelsea will sign a new centre-forward in the summer transfer window to “help” Alvaro Morata, according to Wayne Bridge. The Spanish striker has earned plenty of praise for the strong start he has made to life at Chelsea since his transfer to the west London club from Real Madrid in the summer. M...
Sport Review - Sun Oct 1 4:30 AM
Pat Nevin believes that the Premier League title race is set to come down to a shootout between Chelsea, Manchester United and Manchester City this season. Chelsea have been in improved form in recent weeks under Antonio Conte as they look to try and defend the title they won under the Italian ma...
Sport Review - Sun Oct 1 12:00 AM
Antonio Conte has warned Eden Hazard that it is up to him to make sure that he gets the most out of his talent at Chelsea. The Belgian playmaker has been working his way back to full fitness for the west London club after having missed the start of the season recovering from an ankle … The post...
Sport Review - Sat Sep 30 11:30 PM
Antonio Conte has told Tiemoue Bakayoko that he still has plenty of room for improvement at Chelsea. The French midfielder joined the west London side from Monaco in the summer transfer window and has been working his way back to full fitness after missing the first few games of the season with a...
Sport Review - Sat Sep 30 7:45 PM
Steven Gerrard has offered two reasons why Chelsea lost 1-0 to Manchester City in their top of the table clash at Stamford Bridge on Saturday evening. The defending Premier League champions welcomed the current leaders to Stamford Bridge fresh from an impressive 2-1 win at Atletico Madrid in the...
Sport Review - Sat Sep 30 7:35 PM
Frank Lampard felt that Alvaro Morata was Chelsea’s best player in the first half of their 1-0 Premier League defeat by Manchester City on Saturday. The Spanish striker, who signed for the Blues from Real Madrid in the summer transfer window, featured from the start against the Citizens and looke...
Sport Review - Sat Sep 30 7:35 PM
Piers Morgan has told Arsenal to forget about winning the Premier League title after Manchester City were 1-0 winners at Chelsea on Saturday evening. The Premier League leaders travelled to Stamford Bridge to face the defending champions in the biggest game of the 2017-18 season so far as the Blu...
Sport Review - Sat Sep 30 7:23 PM
Jamie Carragher hailed Kevin De Bruyne as a “superstar” after the Manchester City midfielder’s goal in a 1-0 win against Chelsea on Saturday evening. The Belgium international has made a fine start to the season after a return of three assists in their opening six Premier League games ahead of th...
Sport Review - Sat Sep 30 9:45 AM
Antonio Conte has revealed his delight at Michy Batshuayi’s strong form for Chelsea this season. The Belgian forward was the hero when he came off the bench to net the dramatic winner in Chelsea’s thrilling 2-1 victory over Atletico Madrid on Wednesday night. Batshuayi struggled to hold down a re...
Sport Review - Sat Sep 30 9:15 AM
Danny Higginbotham is backing Chelsea and Manchester City to share the spoils at Stamford Bridge on Saturday evening. The defending Premier League champions will welcome the current leaders to west London in what is the biggest fixture of the 2017-18 season so far. Manchester City have barely put...
Sport Review - Sat Sep 30 8:30 AM
Danny Mills believes Chelsea should aim to nick an early goal if the defending champions harbour hopes of beating Manchester City on Saturday. The Blues will host the Premier League leaders at Stamford Bridge in what is the biggest fixture of the 2017-18 domestic season so far. Manchester City ar...
Sport Review - Sat Sep 30 8:15 AM
Robbie Earle believes Chelsea’s home clash against Manchester City will be a real test of Alvaro Morata. The Spanish forward moved to Chelsea in a £58m deal from La Liga giants Real Madrid in the summer transfer window to bolster Antonio Conte’s attacking options. Morata was brought in to replace...
Sport Review - Sat Sep 30 8:00 AM
Martin Keown has rubbished Antonio Conte’s complaints about the scheduling of Chelsea’s clash against Manchester City. The defending Premier League champions will welcome Pep Guardiola’s side to Stamford Bridge in Saturday’s late kick-off. Manchester City eased to a 2-0 win against Ukrainian side...
Sport Review - Sat Sep 30 7:30 AM
Frank Lampard has warned Manchester City that Eden Hazard is looking like he’s back to his best form for Chelsea ahead of Saturday’s showdown at Stamford Bridge. Hazard was named as the man of the match as he produced an impressive display for the Blues in their thrilling 2-1 victory over Atletic...
Sport Review - Sat Sep 30 7:10 AM
Steven Gerrard believes that Eden Hazard needs to consistently deliver in the Champions League for Chelsea this season to raise his profile. The Belgian playmaker earned plenty of praise for his strong performance for the west London club on Wednesday night as he was named man of the match in Che...
Sport Review - Sat Sep 30 6:25 AM
Antonio Conte has revealed his delight at how well Eden Hazard performed for Chelsea in their 2-1 victory over Atletico Madrid in the Champions League on Wednesday night. The Belgian playmaker produced a sparkling display in Spain as Conte’s men came from a goal down to claim a famous win over Di...
Sport Review - Sat Sep 30 6:10 AM
Ian Wright is anticipating a high-tempo game between Chelsea and Manchester City at Stamford Bridge on Saturday evening. The defending Premier League champions will welcome the current leaders in what is the biggest game of the 2017-18 season so far. Chelsea will be hoping to inflict upon Manches...
Sport Review - Sat Sep 30 5:50 AM
Paul Merson has admitted that he can’t seperate Chelsea and Manchester City ahead of their Premier League clash at Stamford Bridge on Saturday evening. The defending champions will host the Premier League leaders following Chelsea’s 2-1 win against Atletico Madrid in the Champions League on Wedne...
Sport Review - Sat Sep 30 5:10 AM
Gianfranco Zola has lifted the lid on some his doubts surrounding Alvaro Morata’s ability to replace Diego Costa at Chelsea. The defending Premier League champions signed Morata in a £58m deal from La Liga giants Real Madrid in the summer transfer window. Morata was drafted in to replace Diego Co...
Sport Review - Sat Sep 30 5:00 AM
Danny Mills doesn’t believe Chelsea will struggle with fatigue when the defending champions host title favourites Manchester City on Saturday evening. Chelsea were 2-1 winners against Atletico Madrid in the Champions League on Wednesday to produce what has been recognised as the best performance...
Sport Review - Sat Sep 30 4:50 AM
Craig Bellamy is tipping Chelsea and Manchester City to play out a 1-1 draw at Stamford Bridge in the crunch Premier League clash on Saturday evening. Both teams head into the game in good form, with the stage set for a fascinating encounter in west London. Chelsea were impressive 2-1 winners ove...
Sport Review - Sat Sep 30 4:30 AM
Alvaro Morata rates Eden Hazard as one of the top three players in the world following the Spanish striker’s strong start to life at Chelsea. The duo gave Chelsea fans a taster of what may be to come when they combined brilliantly in the Blues’ 2-1 victory over Atletico Madrid in the Champions Le...
Sport Review - Sat Sep 30 4:15 AM
Ian Wright has warned Antonio Conte that must manage Eden Hazard and Alvaro Morata with care when Chelsea host Manchester City on Saturday evening. The Blues will welcome the Premier League leaders to Stamford Bridge knowing that a victory would draw the defending champions level on points with t...
Sport Review - Sat Sep 30 4:00 AM
Ian Wright has urged Antonio Conte not to alter his tactical approach when Chelsea line up against Manchester City on Saturday evening. The defending Premier League champions will host the current leaders in what promises to be one of the best games of the 2017-18 season so far. Chelsea will have...
Sport Review - Fri Sep 29 11:58 PM
Mark Lawrenson is tipping Chelsea to hold Manchester City to a 1-1 draw in their Premier League clash at Stamford Bridge on Saturday evening. Chelsea head into the game fresh from their impressive 2-1 victory over Atletico Madrid in the Champions League on Wednesday night and after having demolis...
Sport Review - Fri Sep 29 6:30 PM
Antonio Conte has hinted that Eden Hazard will once again feature from the start for Chelsea in their clash with Manchester City on on Saturday evening. The Belgian playmaker earned huge amounts of praise for his sparkling display for the Blues in their thrilling 2-1 Champions League win over Atl...
Sport Review - Fri Sep 29 10:00 AM
Rio Ferdinand has reiterated that Chelsea forward Eden Hazard is now at a world-class level. The Belgium international made his first Champions League start of the 2017-18 season at Atletcio Madrid on Wednesday night. Hazard suffered a broken ankle on international duty at the end of his first se...
Sport Review - Fri Sep 29 9:45 AM
Michael Owen has named Manchester United midfielder Nemanja Matic as one of the signings of the season. The Red Devils brought in Matic in a £40m deal from Premier League champions Chelsea in the summer transfer window despite the midfielder playing a key role in their 2016-17 title success. The...
Sport Review - Fri Sep 29 8:30 AM
Michael Owen believes Chelsea are slight favourites to beat Manchester City at Stamford Bridge on Saturday evening. The Citizens are sitting at the top of the Premier League table after six games thanks to a return of 21 goals and four clean sheets in the 2017-18 campaign so far. Manchester City...
Sport Review - Fri Sep 29 7:45 AM
Frank Lampard believes that there is a lot more to come from Alvaro Morata this season in a Chelsea shirt despite his strong start to life in England. The 24-year-old forward ended up being Chelsea’s marquee signing in the summer transfer window as Antonio Conte moved to bolster his attacking opt...
Sport Review - Fri Sep 29 7:15 AM
Steven Gerrard has admitted that Alvaro Morata’s strong start to life at Chelsea reminds him of Fernando Torres’ early days at Liverpool. The Spanish forward has been in superb form for Antonio Conte’s side since signing for the west London club from Real Madrid back in July. Morata continued his...
Sport Review - Fri Sep 29 6:45 AM
Frank Lampard believes that Eden Hazard now needs to prove that he can cut it in the latter stages of the Champions League with Chelsea. The Belgian playmaker has made a strong start to the new campaign with the Blues after being gradually brought back into action by Antonio Conte following his l...
Sport Review - Fri Sep 29 6:30 AM
Rio Ferdinand has warned Antonio Conte that his Chelsea team lacks aggression following Diego Costa’s return to Atletico Madrid. The Spain international scored 20 times in the Premier League last season to help Antonio Conte win the title in his first season in charge in the English top flight. C...
Sport Review - Fri Sep 29 6:25 AM
Frank Lampard has lavished praise on Cesar Azpilicueta following his brilliant form for Chelsea so far this season. The Spanish defender has earned a reputation as one of the Premier League’s most consistent performers at Chelsea and his displays helped the Blues to win the title under Antonio Co...
Sport Review - Fri Sep 29 5:50 AM
Eden Hazard says Chelsea will head into their Premier League clash with title rivals Manchester City full of confidence on Saturday evening. The Premier League champions came from behind to win 2-1 at La Liga giants Atletico Madrid in their second Champions League group-stage game on Wednesday ni...
Sport Review - Fri Sep 29 5:10 AM
Graeme Le Saux has warned Chelsea that Kevin De Bruyne and Sergio Aguero will be Manchester City’s biggest threats at Stamford Bridge on Saturday evening. The Blues will host the Premier League leaders in Saturday’s late kick-off in west London as Antonio Conte’s side look to move level on points...
Sport Review - Fri Sep 29 4:50 AM
Alvaro Morata heaped praise on Eden Hazard after the Belgian’s sparkling display in Chelsea’s 2-1 win over Atletico Madrid in the Champions League on Wednesday night. The 26-year-old Belgian made his first start of the season in the Champions League for the Blues and he produced an imperious disp...
Sport Review - Fri Sep 29 4:30 AM
Steven Gerrard believes that Alvaro Morata has already answered the questions about his ability at Chelsea with his superb start to the new season. The 24-year-old forward joined the Blues from Real Madrid in the summer transfer window as Antonio Conte moved quickly to bolster his attacking optio...
Sport Review - Fri Sep 29 4:00 AM
Graeme Le Saux is backing Manchester City to ease to a 2-0 victory over Chelsea in their Premier League clash at Stamford Bridge on Saturday evening. The defending Premier League champions will host the current leaders in what should be a mouthwatering clash between two of the division’s best tea...
Sport Review - Fri Sep 29 12:30 AM
Frank Lampard believes that Eden Hazard is only going to get better for Chelsea this season and beyond. The Belgian playmaker has made a strong start to the new campaign for Antonio Conte’s men after recovering from an ankle injury and he was in superb form for the Blues during their 2-1 victory...
Sport Review - Fri Sep 29 12:00 AM
Eden Hazard was on a “different level” to Antoine Griezmann during Chelsea’s Champions League clash with Atletico Madrid on Wednesday night, according to Robbie Savage. The Belgian playmaker was in superb form for the Blues on Wednesday night as he helped to inspire the west London side to an imp...