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Sport Review - Mon Nov 6 11:45 PM
Jose Mourinho singled out Marouane Fellaini for special praise for his contribution for Manchester United despite the 1-0 loss to Chelsea at Stamford Bridge on Sunday. The midfielder came on as a second half substitute at Stamford Bridge and made a significant impact on the game, although he was...
Sport Review - Mon Nov 6 11:30 PM
Gary Neville singled out Cesar Azpilicueta for special praise after he played his part in helping Chelsea secure a 1-0 victory over Manchester United in the Premier League on Sunday afternoon. The Spanish full-back has established himself as one of the Blues’ most important players at Stamford Br...
Sport Review - Mon Nov 6 11:15 PM
Antonio Conte needs to get David Luiz back onside if Chelsea want to win the Premier League title this season, Garth Crooks has warned. The Brazil international was a surprise omission from the Chelsea team for the visit of their title rivals Manchester United at Old Trafford on Sunday evening. C...
Sport Review - Mon Nov 6 7:15 AM
Gary Lineker has described Chelsea midfielder Cesc Fabregas as one of the best passers in Premier League history. The 30-year-old midfielder has established himself as one of the Blues’ most important players since his surprise move to Stamford Bridge from Barcelona back in 2014. Fabregas has hel...
Sport Review - Mon Nov 6 6:35 AM
Eden Hazard has revealed that he has not thought too much about his long-term future beyond this season at Chelsea. The 26-year-old has established himself as one of the finest attacking talents in European football since his arrival at Stamford Bridge from Lille back in 2012. Hazard won the PFA...
Sport Review - Mon Nov 6 5:50 AM
Phil Neville has warned Antonio Conte that Cesc Fabregas and Tiemoue Bakayoko can’t play in the same Chelsea midfield together. The defending Premier League champions have been without N’Golo Kante over the past month or so after the defensive midfielder’s injury setback. Conte has been forced to...
Sport Review - Mon Nov 6 4:30 AM
Alvaro Morata poked some fun at Davide Zappacosta at Chelsea’s Cobham training ground as the two summer signings continue to adapt to life at the west London club. Morata signed for the Blues from Real Madrid back in July as Antonio Conte moved quickly to bolster his attacking options at Stamford...
Sport Review - Mon Nov 6 4:10 AM
Graeme Souness singled out Cesc Fabregas as Chelsea’s top player during their 1-0 victory over Manchester United at Stamford Bridge on Sunday afternoon. The Spanish midfielder was in fine form for the west London club as Antonio Conte’s men claimed an impressive victory against their title rivals...
Sport Review - Mon Nov 6 12:30 AM
Eden Hazard admits that he “felt bad” for Jose Mourinho during Chelsea’s dramatic slump in form in the 2015-16 season before the Portuguese coach was sacked by the Blues. Mourinho parted company with the west London side in December 2015 after a disastrous start to the new campaign left the west...
Sport Review - Sun Nov 5 11:48 PM
Eden Hazard has revealed that it was Jose Mourinho who first gave him the confidence to think that he could be one of the best players in the world at Chelsea. Mourinho returned for a second spell in charge at Chelsea in the summer of 2013 and started to work with Hazard as the Blues … The post...
Sport Review - Sun Nov 5 11:45 PM
Paul Merson believes that Chelsea are unlikely to win the Premier League title this season. The Blues were the Premier League’s standout team last term as they won the trophy for the second time in three years in Antonio Conte’s first campaign in charge at the club. However, the west London side...
Sport Review - Sun Nov 5 7:20 PM
Gary Neville pinpointed Manchester United’s failure to get to grips with Chelsea’s midfield as the big factor in their 1-0 loss to the defending champions at Stamford Bridge on Sunday evening. The title holders welcomed the Red Devils to west London looking to replicate their 4-0 victory over Jos...
Sport Review - Sun Nov 5 7:08 PM
Jamie Carragher heaped praise on Alvaro Morata after the striker’s brilliant header helped Chelsea secure a 1-0 win against Manchester United at Stamford Bridge on Sunday evening. The defending Premier League champions started their top-of-the-table clash nine points behind leaders Manchester Cit...
Sport Review - Sun Nov 5 6:56 PM
Jamie Carragher suggested Henrikh Mkihtaryan was a passenger in the Manchester United team after Chelsea were 1-0 winners against their title rivals at Stamford Bridge. The Armenia international made a brilliant start to the Premier League season following an impressive return of five assists in...
Sport Review - Sun Nov 5 6:49 PM
Jose Mourinho claimed it was an “even” game after watching his Manchester United team slump to a 1-0 loss to Chelsea in the Premier League on Sunday evening. The Red Devils headed into the game fresh from their Champions League victory over Benfica in midweek and with Chelsea having lost 3-0 to R...
Sport Review - Sun Nov 5 6:35 PM
Gary Neville heaped praise on Cesc Fabregas for his performance as Chelsea secured a 1-0 victory over Manchester United at Stamford Bridge on Sunday. The Spanish midfielder was in top form for the west London side as Antonio Conte’s men bounced back from their 3-0 loss to Roma in the Champions Le...
Sport Review - Sun Nov 5 6:21 PM
Gary Neville lavished praise on Alvaro Morata after the striker’s fine header handed Chelsea a 1-0 win over Manchester United at Stamford Bridge on Sunday afternoon. The Spanish striker had gone six games without a goal for the west London side as he continues to get used to life at Stamford Brid...
Sport Review - Sun Nov 5 10:00 AM
Alvaro Morata insists he was always going to join Chelsea in the summer despite having the opportunity to move to Manchester United. The Spain international was initially linked with a move to Manchester United having worked under Jose Mourinho during the early stages of his Real Madrid career. T...
Sport Review - Sun Nov 5 9:45 AM
Romelu Lukaku has described playing for Jose Mourinho as his “destiny” after he signed for Manchester United in the summer. Lukaku put pen to paper on his contract with the Red Devils back in July after he opted to join Manchester United despite being linked with a return to Chelsea. The Belgian...
Sport Review - Sun Nov 5 9:30 AM
Cesc Fabregas has insisted that he feels in top shape as he approaches the final few years of his career at Chelsea. The midfielder turned 30 earlier this year after he helped the Blues win the Premier League title for a second time in three seasons last term. Fabregas’s current contract at Stamf...
Sport Review - Sun Nov 5 9:15 AM
Martin Keown has told Antonio Conte that teams have worked out how to beat Chelsea after watching Manchester City beat the defending Premier League champions. The Italian coach has been widely praised for revolutionising Chelsea’s style of football and having an impact on the Premier League follo...
Sport Review - Sun Nov 5 8:30 AM
Matt Le Tissier believes Jose Mourinho could opt to adopt an attacking approach for Manchester United’s clash against Chelsea to avoid losing more ground on Premier League leaders Manchester City. The Red Devils have been criticised for a series of subdued performances over the past few weeks to...
Sport Review - Sun Nov 5 8:00 AM
Ian Wright has urged Jose Mourinho to use Manchester United trio Romelu Lukaku, Anthony Martial and Marcus Rashford to beat Chelsea on Sunday afternoon. The Red Devils will make the trip to the defending champions looking to record back-to-back victories over their title rivals following last wee...
Sport Review - Sun Nov 5 7:30 AM
Romelu Lukaku has heaped praise on Antonio Conte and has warned his Manchester United team-mates that they will have to be at their best if they want to beat Chelsea on Sunday. The Red Devils are currently preparing to take on Conte’s Blues side at Stamford Bridge in the Premier League as they lo...
Sport Review - Sun Nov 5 7:00 AM
Romelu Lukaku has warned Chelsea that Manchester United will be going all out for the win against the Blues at Stamford Bridge on Sunday. The Belgian striker signed for the Red Devils back in July from Everton after having been heavily linked with a move back to Chelsea. Indeed, most fans were ex...
Sport Review - Sun Nov 5 6:25 AM
Jose Mourinho has insisted that he is full of respect for Chelsea and that he considers the Blues as one of the main contenders for the Premier League title this season. The Portuguese coach is currently preparing his Manchester United side for their crunch clash against the Blues at Stamford Bri...
Sport Review - Sun Nov 5 6:15 AM
Paul Ince is tipping Manchester United to battle to a 2-2 draw with defending champions Chelsea at Stamford Bridge on Sunday afternoon. The Red Devils have managed to recover from a sticky run of results after a goalless draw at Liverpool before a 2-1 loss at promoted side Huddersfield Town. Manc...
Sport Review - Sun Nov 5 6:00 AM
Ian Wright believes Jose Mourinho will field a Manchester United team with the intention of beating Chelsea at Stamford Bridge on Sunday evening. The Red Devils will make the long trip to west London in search of a third successive win in all competitions following victories over Benfica and Tott...
Sport Review - Sun Nov 5 5:20 AM
Alvaro Morata insists the Chelsea squad are 100 per cent together despite a difficult run of results ahead of the visit of Manchester United on Sunday. The defending Premier League champions started October with a shock 2-1 loss to the division’s basement club Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park. The...
Sport Review - Sun Nov 5 5:00 AM
Alvaro Morata believes Chelsea can start to think about winning the Premier League title again if the Blues beat Manchester United at Stamford Bridge on Sunday. The defending Premier League champions are lacking confidence following a 3-0 loss to Serie A giants AS Roma in the Champions League gro...
Sport Review - Sun Nov 5 4:50 AM
Alvaro Morata has revealed that he is still in contact with Jose Mourinho despite having signed for Manchester United’s rivals Chelsea in the summer. The 25-year-old forward opted to join the Blues ahead of the Red Devils back in July as Antonio Conte moved quickly to bolster his attacking option...
Sport Review - Sun Nov 5 4:30 AM
Cesc Fabregas has insisted that he is keen to sign a new contract at Chelsea, despite the speculation about his future. The 30-year-old midfielder has been an important figure in the Chelsea team since he signed for the Blues from Barcelona back in 2014. Fabregas has helped Chelsea to win two Pre...
Sport Review - Sun Nov 5 12:30 AM
Matt Le Tissier believes that Cheslea star Eden Hazard is the best attacking player at creating something out of nothing in the Premier League. The 26-year-old has developed into one of the best attacking stars in Europe since his move to Chelsea from Lille back in the summer of 2012. Hazard has...
Sport Review - Sun Nov 5 12:00 AM
Jose Mourinho has told Chelsea fans that there is nothing special about Sunday’s clash with Manchester United other than the fact that it’s a game between two big teams. The Portuguese coach is preparing to take his Red Devils side to Stamford Bridge as they look to continue their fine start to t...
Sport Review - Sat Nov 4 10:30 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 - Sat Nov 4 9:52 AM
Alvaro Morata looked to be in high spirits as he enjoyed some downtime with his wife at his London apartment in the build-up to Chelsea’s clash with Manchester United on Sunday. The Spanish striker has been getting used to life at Chelsea after signing for the Blues from Real Madrid back in July....
Sport Review - Sat Nov 4 9:00 AM
Mark Lawrenson believes Chelsea are really struggling to find consistency under Antonio Conte this season. The defending Premier League champions lost 3-2 to Sean Dyche’s Burnley side at Stamford Bridge in their season opener. The Blues suffered a 1-0 defeat by Manchester City in west London afte...
Sport Review - Sat Nov 4 8:30 AM
Mark Lawrenson believes Manchester United will secure a point at defending Premier League champions Chelsea at Stamford Bridge on Sunday afternoon. The Red Devils have been criticised in recent weeks for their negative approach to their Premier League games against their top-four rivals. Manchest...
Sport Review - Sat Nov 4 7:30 AM
Jose Mourinho has admitted that he was surprised to be offered the chance to sign Nemanja Matic from Chelsea for Manchester United in the summer. The Serbian midfielder signed for the Red Devils back in July after he was deemed to be surplus to requirements at Stamford Bridge by Antonio Conte. Th...
Sport Review - Sat Nov 4 7:00 AM
Thibaut Courtois has refused to be drawn into discussing Nemanja Matic’s transfer to Manchester United from Chelsea this summer. The Serbian midfielder left Stamford Bridge to sign for the Red Devils back in August after he was deemed to be surplus to requirements at Stamford Bridge by manager An...
Sport Review - Sat Nov 4 6:45 AM
Roberto Martinez has suggested that Charly Musonda should get his head down and focus on performing for Chelsea after the recent speculation about his future. The 21-year-old has emerged as a potential target for Arsenal in recent days following his lack of playing time at Stamford Bridge, if the...
Sport Review - Sat Nov 4 6:25 AM
Rio Ferdinand has warned Manchester United that they will have to be at their best if they want to keep Alvaro Morata quiet in Sunday’s crunch clash with Chelsea. The Spanish striker has made a strong start to life at Stamford Bridge after signing for the defending champions in a big-money deal f...
Sport Review - Sat Nov 4 5:06 AM
Arsenal are considering a bid to sign Charly Musonda from Chelsea, according to reports in France. French outlet Foot Mercato, as quoted by the Daily Mail, is claiming that the Gunners are considering raiding their London rivals and trying to sign the 21-year-old. The same report states that Muso...
Sport Review - Sat Nov 4 4:40 AM
Romelu Lukaku has told Manchester United fans not to judge him this season as he prepares for Sunday’s crunch clash at Chelsea. The Belgian striker has been getting used to life at Old Trafford following his big-money transfer from Everton back in July. The 24-year-old has made a steady start to...
Sport Review - Sat Nov 4 4:30 AM
Cristiano Ronaldo has admitted that the loss of Alvaro Morata to Chelsea has weakened the Real Madrid team. Morata opted to leave Madrid in the summer transfer window as Antonio Conte moved quickly to bolster his attacking options at Stamford Bridge. The 25-year-old signed for the Blues back in J...
Sport Review - Fri Nov 3 10:00 AM
Frank Lampard has warned Chelsea star Eden Hazard that he needs to score 30 goals a season to be considered truly world class. The Belgium international returned from an ankle problem at the end of September to help Chelsea get their Premier League back on track. Hazard scored Chelsea’s winner in...
Sport Review - Fri Nov 3 9:00 AM
Paul Merson has claimed that Chelsea are like Arsenal without the ball when N’Golo Kante is missing from the Blues team. The France international hasn’t featured for the defending Premier League champions since picking up an injury during the international break last month. Chelsea lost 2-1 to Cr...
Sport Review - Fri Nov 3 8:00 AM
Michael Owen believes Chelsea and Manchester United will play out a “tight, cagey affair” at Stamford Bridge on Sunday afternoon. The defending Premier League champions will welcome their former manager Jose Mourinho and his Manchester United team back to Old Trafford for the second time since sa...
Sport Review - Fri Nov 3 7:45 AM
Juan Mata insists that he and his Manchester United team-mates are not bothered about the criticism aimed their way this season as they prepare for their crunch clash against Chelsea on Sunday afternoon. The Red Devils head into the game looking to keep up pace with Manchester City in the race fo...
Sport Review - Fri Nov 3 7:30 AM
Owen Hargreaves has admitted that he would love to have played for Chelsea manager Antonio Conte. The Italian manager has been getting used to life at Stamford Bridge after being appointed as Jose Mourinho’s permanent successor last summer. Conte enjoyed a sparkly debut campaign in England as he...
Sport Review - Fri Nov 3 7:00 AM
Frank Lampard has claimed that Jose Mourinho “doesn’t care” how Manchester United perform as long as they are winning games ahead of their crunch clash with Chelsea on Sunday. The Red Devils have come in for some criticism in recent weeks for their perceived uninspiring style of play, despite Mou...
Sport Review - Fri Nov 3 6:45 AM
Steven Gerrard believes that Eden Hazard needs to start producing more regularly in the big games for Chelsea in the coming seasons. The Belgian playmaker has earned a reputation as one of European football’s top attacking talents since his move to the west London club from Lille back in 2012. Ha...
Sport Review - Fri Nov 3 6:25 AM
Rio Ferdinand has challenged Eden Hazard to step his game up at Chelsea in the coming weeks and months. The Belgian playmaker is widely regarded as one of the Premier League’s top attacking talents and he played a key role in helping Chelsea to win the title under Antonio Conte last season. Hazar...
Sport Review - Fri Nov 3 5:40 AM
Paul Merson has ruled out Chelsea winning the Premier League title this season. The defending Premier League champions are already nine points behind current leaders Manchester City after 10 top-flight games. The Blues have already lost to Burnley and Crystal Palace in surprise defeats in the Pre...
Sport Review - Fri Nov 3 4:40 AM
Paul Merson is backing Chelsea to beat Manchester United 1-0 in their clash in the Premier League at Stamford Bridge on Sunday. The Blues head into the game looking to return to winning ways after the disappointment of their 3-0 loss to Roma in the Champions League on Tuesday night. Manchester Un...
Sport Review - Fri Nov 3 12:45 AM
Alvaro Morata has hailed Antonio Conte as “a winner” ahead of Chelsea’s clash against Manchester United on Sunday evening. The defending Premier League champions have endured a mixed start to the 2017-18 season as the Blues look to retain their top-flight crown. Chelsea lost to Burnley and Crysta...
Sport Review - Fri Nov 3 12:30 AM
Paul Scholes believes that Romelu Lukaku will be able to rediscover his top form for Manchester United when Paul Pogba makes his return from injury. The French midfielder has been out injured since picking up a muscular problem during the Champions League win over Basel earlier this season. It ha...
Sport Review - Fri Nov 3 12:00 AM
Nemanja Matic is hoping for a warm reception from Chelsea fans when he returns to Stamford Bridge for the first time as a Manchester United player on Sunday. The 29-year-old signed for Chelsea’s Premier League rivals back in the summer transfer window after Antonio Conte deemed the Serbia interna...
Sport Review - Thu Nov 2 11:30 PM
Paul Scholes has insisted that he has been impressed by Romelu Lukaku’s start to life at Manchester United. The Belgian forward has come in for some criticism in recent weeks after failing to find the net in his last six outings for Manchester United. Lukaku initially made a very strong start to...
Sport Review - Thu Nov 2 10:00 AM
Steven Gerrard has lavished praise on Cesc Fabregas after the Chelsea midfielder made his 100th Champions League appearance on Tuesday night. The Spanish midfielder was named in Antonio Conte’s starting line-up in a landmark night for the 30-year-old midfielder as the playmaker joined Lionel Mess...
Sport Review - Thu Nov 2 9:30 AM
Steven Gerrard has warned Antonio Conte that Chelsea need a reaction against Manchester United at Stamford Bridge on Sunday evening. The defending Premier League champions have only managed to win two of their last six games in the Champions League and the Premier League. Chelsea lost 3-0 to Seri...
Sport Review - Thu Nov 2 9:15 AM
Juan Mata has insisted Manchester United isn’t thinking about getting revenge at Chelsea on Sunday afternoon. The defending Premier League champions were 4-0 winners against Jose Mourinho’s Red Devils side at Stamford Bridge last weekend. Chelsea eased to a commanding win thanks to goals from Gar...
Sport Review - Thu Nov 2 9:00 AM
Frank Lampard believes Chelsea manager Antonio Conte is still dealing with a number of issues. The defending Premier League champions have won three of their last seven games in all competitions to leave their title challenge in doubt. Chelsea have already lost to Burnley and Crystal Palace in th...
Sport Review - Thu Nov 2 8:00 AM
Rio Ferdinand has warned Antonio Conte that he will have to raise the spirits of the Chelsea squad ahead of the visit of Manchester United on Sunday. The title holders have endured a tough run of form over the past couple of weeks following a return of two victories in their last six games in … ...
Sport Review - Thu Nov 2 7:45 AM
Steven Gerrard believes that Alvaro Morata has already struck up an understanding with Eden Hazard on the pitch for Chelsea this season. The Spanish striker is getting used to life at Stamford Bridge after signing for the west London club from Real Madrid back in July. Morata has made a strong st...
Sport Review - Thu Nov 2 7:30 AM
Paul Scholes has admitted that Manchester United have been missing Paul Pogba badly in recent weeks as the Red Devils prepare for their trip to Chelsea on Sunday. The French midfielder has been out of action since suffering a muscular problem during Manchester United’s Champions League win over B...
Sport Review - Thu Nov 2 7:15 AM
Rio Ferdinand has admitted that he is yet to be convinced by Tiemoue Bakayoko at Chelsea. The French midfielder is getting used to life at Chelsea after signing for the west London club from Monaco back in July. Bakayoko was brought in as a replacement for Nemanja Matic after Antonio Conte opted...
Sport Review - Thu Nov 2 6:45 AM
Frank Lampard believes that Antonio Conte simply didn’t want to risk N’Golo Kante for Chelsea’s Champions League clash with Roma on Tuesday night. The French midfielder has been sidelined with a hamstring injury in recent weeks after having suffered the problem while on duty with his national tea...
Sport Review - Thu Nov 2 6:25 AM
Thibaut Courtois has warned Manchester United that Chelsea are determined to return to winning ways when the the Blues host the Red Devils on Sunday afternoon. The Blues suffered a comprehensive 3-0 loss to Roma in the Champions League on Tuesday night to deal a blow to their hopes of qualifying...
Sport Review - Thu Nov 2 6:00 AM
Frank Lampard has talked up the partnership between Chelsea duo Eden Hazard and Alvaro Morata. The defending Premier League champions signed Morata in a £58m deal from La Liga giants Real Madrid in the summer transfer window. The Spain international was signed as a replacement for controversial s...
Sport Review - Thu Nov 2 5:30 AM
Steven Gerrard has admitted that he would love to have played alongside Chelsea striker Alvaro Morata. The Blues signed the Spain international in a £58m deal from Real Madrid in the summer transfer window. Morata wasted no time leaving his mark on the Premier League after an impressive return of...
Sport Review - Thu Nov 2 5:00 AM
Frank Lampard believes Antonio Conte needs to find a settled Chelsea team to help the defending champions’ rediscover their title-winning form. The Italian coach oversaw Chelsea’s humiliating 3-0 loss to Serie A giants AS Roma in the Champions League on Tuesday night to raise doubts about their p...
Sport Review - Thu Nov 2 4:40 AM
Claudio Ranieri believes that Chelsea’s struggles this season stem from the Blues relying on Alvaro Morata up front rather than Diego Costa. Antonio Conte deemed Costa to be surplus to requirements at Stamford Bridge in the summer transfer window and opted to let the Brazilian leave the club and...
Sport Review - Thu Nov 2 4:30 AM
Romelu Lukaku will have to be in top form for Manchester United if the Red Devils want to beat Chelsea at Stamford Bridge in the Premier League on Sunday. The Belgian striker drew another blank as he played the full 90 minutes in Manchester United’s 2-0 victory over Benfica in the Champions Leagu...
Sport Review - Thu Nov 2 12:30 AM
Phil Neville has encouraged Manchester United to go for the jugular when the Red Devils take on Chelsea in the Premier League at Stamford Bridge on Sunday afternoon. The Blues are preparing to host Jose Mourinho’s men at Stamford Bridge in the Premier League on Sunday afternoon as they bid to get...
Sport Review - Thu Nov 2 12:22 AM
Phil Neville reckons that Chelsea’s players would be desperate to see Nemanja Matic return to the Stamford Bridge club. The Blues made the surprising decision to sell Matic to Manchester United in the summer transfer window despite the 29-year-old playing a key role in helping the west London sid...
Sport Review - Wed Nov 1 11:30 PM
Phil Neville has criticised Chelsea for selling Nemanja Matic to Manchester United in the wake of the Blues’ 3-0 loss to Roma in the Champions League on Tuesday night. The Blues were thoroughly outplayed in the Italian capital as Antonio Conte’s men suffered their first defeat of the season in th...
Sport Review - Wed Nov 1 10:30 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 Nov 1 8:45 AM
Pat Nevin believes the blossoming partnership between Eden Hazard and Alvaro Morata helped Chelsea to produce their best away performance in the Premier League this season. The Spanish striker started in the Blues line-up despite showing some signs of ring rust since his return to the Chelsea tea...
Sport Review - Wed Nov 1 8:30 AM
Pat Nevin believes Antonio Rudiger produced an “important performance” in Chelsea’s 1-0 win against Bournemouth on Saturday evening. The Germany international moved to Chelsea in a £34m deal from Serie A giants AS Roma in the summer transfer window to improve Antonio Conte’s defensive options. Ru...
Sport Review - Wed Nov 1 7:45 AM
Arsenal and Chelsea are considering a transfer move to sign former Liverpool goalkeeper Peter Gulacsi, according to reports in the British media. ESPN is reporting that both of the London clubs are keeping an eye on the 27-year-old shot-stopper with a view to a possible transfer move for him. The...
Sport Review - Wed Nov 1 7:42 AM
Chelsea are ready to offer Cesc Fabregas a new contract to ward off interest in the midfielder from Manchester United, according to reports in the British media. The Times is reporting that the Blues are keen to offer the 30-year-old a new deal to extend his current contract, which has around 18...
Sport Review - Wed Nov 1 7:00 AM
Antonio Conte has warned Chelsea that they are in for a “tough” test of their Premier League title credentials when they host Manchester United at Stamford Bridge on Sunday. The Blues head into the game after having secured back to back victories in the top flight against both Watford and Bournem...
Sport Review - Wed Nov 1 6:35 AM
Antonio Conte has revealed that Victor Moses “needs more time” to recover from his muscular injury before he can return to action for Chelsea. The Nigeria international has been sidelined since suffering a hamstring injury during the 2-1 loss to Crystal Palace last month at Selhurst Park. Moses h...
Sport Review - Wed Nov 1 6:15 AM
Paul Merson believes Arsenal should have looked at appointing Antonio Conte, Jurgen Klopp or Jose Mourinho as Arsene Wenger’s replacement when the trio were available to hire. The Gunners boss signed a two-year contract extension with the north London club in the summer despite Arsenal finishing...
Sport Review - Wed Nov 1 5:20 AM
Garth Crooks has urged Antonio Conte to use Chelsea summer signing Antonio Rudiger as part of a back three. The defending Premier League champions signed the Germany international in a £34m deal from Serie A giants AS Roma in the summer transfer window. Rudiger has been used as a full-back in his...
Sport Review - Wed Nov 1 5:00 AM
Cesar Azpilicueta is more important to the Chelsea team than David Luiz, according to Garth Crooks. Chelsea won the Premier League title with two games to spare last season thanks to their impressive defensive performances under Antonio Conte. The defending champions utilised Azpilicueta, Luiz an...
Sport Review - Wed Nov 1 4:48 AM
Victor Moses has taken to social media to reveal that his recovery from injury is on track as he bids to return to action for Chelsea as soon as possible. The Nigeria wing-back has been out of action since suffering a hamstring injury during the 2-1 defeat by Crystal Palace last month. Moses has...
Sport Review - Wed Nov 1 4:40 AM
Jamie Redknapp has warned Chelsea that they will have to be at their best if they want to keep Anthony Martial quiet during Manchester United’s trip to Stamford Bridge on Sunday. Martial once again proved his worth to the Red Devils last weekend when he came off the bench to score the all-importa...
Sport Review - Wed Nov 1 12:30 AM
Frank Lampard has issued his full backing for Antonio Conte following the recent speculation about his future as Chelsea manager. The Italian reacted angrily to questions about his future last week when it was claimed that Carlo Ancelotti could be a possible successor to him at Stamford Bridge. I...
Sport Review - Wed Nov 1 12:00 AM
Alvaro Morata has moved to clear up his recent comments about his future at Chelsea. The Spanish striker signed for the west London side from Real Madrid in the summer transfer window and has been getting used to life in the English capital since his move back in July. Morata has been a regular f...
Sport Review - Tue Oct 31 11:30 PM
Alvaro Morata says he is full of respect for Antonio Conte because of the Chelsea manager’s work ethic. The 25-year-old striker is getting used to life working under the Italian manager after having signed for Chelsea from Real Madrid in the summer transfer window. Morata has made a strong start...
Sport Review - Tue Oct 31 10:00 PM
Didier Drogba attempted to rally the Chelsea squad on Twitter after Tuesday night’s resounding 3-0 loss at AS Roma. The defending Premier League champions came from behind to rescue a 3-3 draw with the Serie A giants at Stamford Bridge. Chelsea had the chance to break the deadlock in Rome inside...
Sport Review - Tue Oct 31 9:35 PM
Phil Neville was critical of Chelsea’s poor defending after the Premier League title holders lost 3-0 to AS Roma on Tuesday night. The English title holders made the trip to the Italian capital following a 3-3 draw with the Serie A giants in their last Champions League fixture at Stamford Bridge....
Sport Review - Tue Oct 31 10:12 AM
Pat Nevin has warned Chelsea that their opponents are starting to figure out Antonio Conte’s tactics this season. The defending Premier League champions came from behind to secure a 4-2 win against Watford at Stamford Bridge last weekend before edging to a narrow 1-0 victory at Bournemouth on Sat...
Sport Review - Tue Oct 31 9:30 AM
Antonio Rudiger has warned his Chelsea team-mates that they are in for a stern test of their Champions League title credentials when they travel to Roma on Tuesday night. The Blues had to battle back from behind to seal a 3-3 draw against Roma when the two teams last met at Stamford Bridge earlie...
Sport Review - Tue Oct 31 9:15 AM
Garth Crooks has urged Antonio Conte to hold his nerve despite Chelsea facing an uphill challenge in the Premier League title race. The defending champions have ground to make up following a disappointing start to the Premier League campaign following three defeats in 10 games. Chelsea suffered s...
Sport Review - Tue Oct 31 8:30 AM
Gary Neville has ruled out Chelsea retaining their Premier League title this season. The defending champions have made a mixed start to their second season under Italian coach Antonio Conte despite winning the title last term. The ex-Juventus manager led the Blues to the Premier League title back...
Sport Review - Tue Oct 31 7:45 AM
Graeme Souness has told Chelsea and Manchester United that they simply need to keep themselves in the hunt for the title if they want to catch Manchester City this season. Pep Guardiola’s men have been the standout team in the Premier League this term and they are currently leading the way at the...
Sport Review - Tue Oct 31 7:30 AM
Juan Mata has told Chelsea fans that the west London club still holds an important place in his heart ahead of Manchester United’s visit to Stamford Bridge this weekend. Mata enjoyed a successful spell at Stamford Bridge with the Blues after moving from Valencia back in August 2011. However, the...
Sport Review - Tue Oct 31 7:00 AM
Juan Mata has warned Manchester United about the tough task that awaits them when they travel to Stamford Bridge to take on Chelsea in the Premier League on Sunday. The Red Devils returned to winning ways in the top flight on Saturday when they claimed a 1-0 victory over Tottenham at Stamford Bri...
Sport Review - Tue Oct 31 6:35 AM
Antonio Conte has said that the likes of Ethan Amapdu deserve a place in the first team with Chelsea and claims that players such as the teenager are the “future” of the club. The 17-year-old midfielder made his first start of the season for the west London club last week when he helped Chelsea t...
Sport Review - Tue Oct 31 6:15 AM
Antonio Conte has warned Chelsea supporters that it will take Alvaro Morata some time to find his rhythm. The Spain international moved to the defending Premier League champions in a £58m deal from La Liga and Champions League holders Real Madrid in the summer transfer window. Morata scored seven...
Sport Review - Tue Oct 31 4:50 AM
Jamie Redknapp believes that Manchester United do not look like the same team without Paul Pogba in their midfield and says his return would give the Red Devils a much-needed boost ahead of their trip to Chelsea this weekend. The French midfielder has been out of action with a hamstring injury su...
Sport Review - Tue Oct 31 4:30 AM
Victor Moses has taken to social media to reveal that he will “soon” be back in action for Chelsea as he continues to recover from injury ahead of this weekend’s showdown with Manchester United. The Nigeria international has been sidelined with a hamstring injury in recent weeks and has not featu...
Sport Review - Tue Oct 31 12:30 AM
Nemanja Matic has warned Manchester United’s title rivals that there is still a long way to go in the race for the Premier League crown. Manchester United returned to winning ways in the top flight on Saturday lunchtime when they beat Tottenham Hotspur at Old Trafford thanks to Anthony Martial’s...
Sport Review - Tue Oct 31 12:00 AM
Jose Mourinho has insisted that neither he nor his players will be thinking about next weekend’s trip to Chelsea in the Premier League as they focus purely on Champions League affairs on Tuesday night. The Red Devils are preparing to host Benfica at Old Trafford on Tuesday as they look to take an...