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The Sun - Fri Nov 10 4:58 PM
COME the start of the January transfer window, any player out of contract in the summer can begin talks regarding a free transfer. And just like Arsenal’s situation with Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez, Schalke are poised to lose another of their stars for nothing this summer. GOLDEN GOAL It’s now...
The Sun - Fri Nov 10 1:40 PM
CHELSEA have been handed a major injury scare after Tiemoue Bakayoko broke down in training today. The £40million midfielder was left grimacing in pain and limped off the pitch early to hand Antonio Conte yet another fitness worry. Chelsea boss Conte had already been fearing bad news after strike...
The Sun - Fri Nov 10 12:36 PM
CHELSEA star Alvaro Morata has revealed he hilariously hit back at a “fan” who claimed he wasn’t worth £20million. The Spaniard, 24, moved to the Blues in the summer in a £65m deal from La Liga giants Real Madrid. Despite turning heads with a string of impressive performances, Morata claimed not...
The Sun - Fri Nov 10 12:13 PM
FRANK LAMPARD and Didier Drogba need not apply for the job of Chelsea technical director. Since Michael Emenalo quit on Monday after ten years in the role there have been calls to replace him with a suitable club ‘legend’. By that it means a famous player, a figurehead with Chelsea blue coursing...
The Sun - Fri Nov 10 12:10 PM
DAVID LUIZ has returned to Chelsea first team training after his rift with Antonio Conte. Luiz was banished from the first team squad by boss Conte after the Brazilian questioned his tactics. But the pair met up earlier this week for clear the air talks after he was axed from the matchday group t...
The Sun - Fri Nov 10 11:50 AM
BAYERN MUNICH will let Chelsea target Arturo Vidal leave the club for £50million in the summer, according to reports The valuation remains above the £34m Blues rate him at but a lack of midfield options may force them to reconsider. Former Bayern boss Carlo Ancelotti “100 per cent” ruled out sell...
The Sun - Fri Nov 10 10:57 AM
BENJAMIN MENDY may be sidelined thanks to a knee injury, and been under the knife in a bid to fix it, but he’s been keeping his appearance sharp by getting a fresh trim from football’s favourite barber. Ahmed Alsanawi had a rough week after he was banned by Chelsea as their personal training grou...
The Sun - Fri Nov 10 9:46 AM
ALVARO MORATA has revealed his unusual post-match routine after Chelsea win. The Spain striker lives just “five minutes” from Stamford Bridge and likes to take in his surroundings after his side pick up three points. That includes going slightly incognito as he saunters around a plush part of the...
The Sun - Fri Nov 10 8:36 AM
ALVARO MORATA has insisted he would return to Real Madrid – but that the situation is “complicated”. The Chelsea striker has appeared to give mixed messages over his commitment to the Premier League champions. The Spaniard has said living in London is stressful – but that he would happily sign a...
The Sun - Fri Nov 10 7:55 AM
BAYERN MUNICH will reportedly let Chelsea target Arturo Vidal leave the club next summer – for £50million. The valuation is well above the £34m Blues rate him at but a lack of midfield depth may force them to reconsider. Former Bayern boss Carlo Ancelotti “100 per cent” ruled out selling the Chil...
The Sun - Thu Nov 9 11:55 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED and noisy neighbours Man City have joined Chelsea in the race for Roma’s Lorenzo Pellegrini, according to reports. The highly-rated midfielder is on the radar of the Premier League giants having impressed for the Serie A giants. At the age of 21, Pellegrini first attracted atten...
The Sun - Thu Nov 9 11:39 PM
KEVIN DE BRUYNE has been hailed as the Premier League’s best player by Eden Hazard. The Manchester City playmaker has been in dazzling form under Pep Guardiola this season, scoring two goals and laying on another six in just 11 domestic appearances. De Bruyne is highly regarded as the driving for...
The Sun - Thu Nov 9 11:32 PM
FRANK LAMPARD has opened the door for a Chelsea return after Michael Emenalo’s shock exit. Emanelo quit as the Blues technical director after ten years on Monday leaving a vacancy in the backroom staff. And Lampard — who hung up his boots in February — admitted he would love to return to Stamford...
The Sun - Thu Nov 9 10:48 PM
GARETH SOUTHGATE is set to axe Danny Drinkwater from his World Cup plans after he snubbed England. The Chelsea midfielder declined boss Southgate’s request to join his injury-hit squad for tonight’s friendly against Germany and Tuesday’s game with Brazil. Drinkwater, 27, who has featured just fou...
The Sun - Thu Nov 9 9:06 PM
PARIS SAINT-GERMAIN are lining up a move to make Antonio Conte their next manager, according to reports in France. Le Parisien claim that the Chelsea boss is being considered by the French club to replace Unai Emery. The report claims that PSG will part ways with Emery if they fail to reach the C...
The Sun - Thu Nov 9 5:51 PM
FRANK LAMPARD played the prankster as he photobombed Chelsea fans during a visit to Japan. The Blues legend was in Tokyo for a supporters’ event which attracted a gigantic crowd. Lampard took the time to do a Q&A and sign autographs after spending his morning coaching kids during a football ses...
The Sun - Thu Nov 9 4:04 PM
ALVARO Morata’s stunning header against Manchester United on Sunday not only won Chelsea three vital points but also helped elevate the Spaniard above Romelu Lukaku in the battle of the big-name strikers. Morata moved to Stamford Bridge from Real Madrid in the summer for £58million after being he...
The Sun - Thu Nov 9 1:54 PM
GARY CAHILL took a break from England duty on Thursday… to get a haircut at A Star Barbers, just days after Chelsea “sacked” the skilled snipper. The Blues gave Ahmed Alsanawi the chop from the club’s plush Surrey HQ in a row over “cashing in” on his famous customers. Club bosses reportedly got a...
The Sun - Thu Nov 9 12:46 PM
IT’S been an incredibly fruitful Champions League campaign for England’s five representatives so far this season. In fact, all but one team – Chelsea – currently sit top of their group and look dead-set on reaching the knockout stages. Liverpool, Manchester City, Manchester United and Tottenham h...
The Sun - Thu Nov 9 11:12 AM
MANCHESTER UNITED are reportedly keeping tabs on Gremio playmaker Arthur Melo. Atletico Madrid, Barcelona and Chelsea have been linked with the 21-year-old, who has helped the Porto Alegre-based side reach the Copa Libertadores final. His displays earned him a call-up to Brazil’s squad for last m...
The Sun - Thu Nov 9 9:06 AM
EDEN HAZARD has admitted it would be “a dream” to play for Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane. The Chelsea winger spoke to Belgian TV channel RTL TVI ahead of playing for his country in international friendlies against Mexico and Japan. Andc his words will come as a worry to Chelsea and their fans,...
The Sun - Thu Nov 9 9:04 AM
JURGEN KLOPP snubbed a Premier League rival of Liverpool’s for failing to understand football. The German was linked with Manchester City and Chelsea while at Borussia Dortmund but chose Anfield as his next project. Chelsea and City have spent hundreds of millions of pounds stockpiling players, w...
The Sun - Thu Nov 9 7:58 AM
CHELSEA are set to reignite their interest in Ross Barkley as part of a major January transfer spending spree, according to reports. And that flashing of the cash could also involve a shock move for Christian Benteke, report the Mirror. Barkley had a medical at Chelsea in the summer but pulled ou...
The Sun - Wed Nov 8 10:53 PM
ALVARO MORATA has no regrets after joining Chelsea and hopes to remain with the English champions for “a long time” to come. The striker has been an instant hit at Stamford Bridge following his club-record £60million move from Real Madrid last summer. Morata has already scored seven goals in just...
The Sun - Wed Nov 8 10:49 PM
JOHN OBI MIKEL stared at the briefcase bulging with $70, 000 (£53, 000) in cash. The agent then made his offer: “Sign here and this money is yours.” Mikel was just 15 years old and this was the start of the craziest transfer battle the game has ever known. It resulted in Sir Alex Ferguson and Jos...
The Sun - Wed Nov 8 10:30 PM
CHELSEA held talks with a Chinese group over £500m getting pumped into the club. The Premier League champions met with Far East backers last week. And discussions held at Stamford Bridge, brokered by one of the world’s biggest agents, were based on a mega-money commercial deal that will help fina...
The Sun - Wed Nov 8 8:43 PM
CHELSEA have given their personal training ground hairdresser the chop in the latest shock departure from the Premier League champions. Ahmed Alsanawi has been banned by Blues chiefs from the club’s plush Surrey HQ in a row over image rights and for cashing in on his famous customers. Club bosses...
The Sun - Wed Nov 8 6:41 PM
BERTRAND TRAORE has talked up a shock reunion with former Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho. The now-Lyon star penned his first senior contract during the Special One’s second spell at Stamford Bridge. And after an explosive start to life in France, Traore is now being linked with a surprise move to Man...
The Sun - Wed Nov 8 3:54 PM
IT may have been the weekend which cost Slaven Bilic his job but it was Jose Mourinho who was the biggest loser when it came to the backing of the fans. An exclusive SunSport poll shows Manchester United’s 1-0 defeat at Chelsea saw the number of supporters who are satisfied with the job he’s doi...
The Sun - Wed Nov 8 2:57 PM
CHELSEA are set to make a shock move for Everton flop Sandro… thanks to Alvaro Morata. The Blues’ forward has been in hot form for the Londoners this season, netting seven goals already this season. However, beyond Morata, Chelsea‘s forwards have looked uninspiring in attack, with the likes of Mi...
The Sun - Wed Nov 8 12:21 PM
WATFORD are hoping to succeed where Chelsea failed – by landing Croatia’s brilliant teenage goalkeeper Adrian Semper. SunSport can reveal the Hornets are close to agreeing a £2.65million deal to land the outstanding Dinamo Zagreb youngster, in preparation for a move to Vicarage Road in January. H...
The Sun - Wed Nov 8 12:11 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED currently sit second in the Premier League but were beaten 1-0 by Chelsea at Stamford Bridge on Sunday. The defeat leaves Jose Mourinho’s side eight points adrift of top flight leaders Manchester City. So it will be a very tough ask for the Red Devils – or anyone for that matter...
The Sun - Wed Nov 8 11:00 AM
CHELSEA owner Roman Abramovich could bring Didier Drogba back to Stamford Bridge as a replacement for Michael Emenalo, according to reports. The billionaire may also attempt to hire fellow Russian Leonid Slutsky should he fall out of favour at Hull, it has been claimed. The Telegraph report that...
The Sun - Wed Nov 8 8:40 AM
ROMAN ABRAMOVICH could bring Didier Drogba back to Chelsea as a replacement for Michael Emenalo, according to reports. The Russian billionaire may also attempt to hire compatriot Leonid Slutsky should he fall out of favour at Hull, it has been claimed. The Telegraph report that Abramovich is to t...
The Sun - Tue Nov 7 8:47 PM
CHELSEA’S longest-serving player wants to leave – after failing to make a single competitive appearance since joining in 2010. Bosnia-born keeper Matej Delac has had TEN loan spells away and never been registered for Premier League action – due to work permit problems. But the 25-year-old has no...
The Sun - Tue Nov 7 3:21 PM
SLAVEN BILIC was unceremoniously sacked by West Ham this week after a disastrous start to the 2017-18 season. Following another Premier League drubbing, this time 4-1 at home to Liverpool, the Hammers board pulled the plug on Bilic’s tenure in East London. In replacing the Croatian chief with ex-...
The Sun - Tue Nov 7 2:49 PM
CHELSEA are considering absolving Michael Emenalo’s technical director role at Chelsea, after he abruptly quit on Monday, according to the reports. The Evening Standard claim The Blues are considering sharing out the former transfer guru’s duties with director Marina Granovskaia and the scouting...
The Sun - Tue Nov 7 2:16 PM
CROCKED Aston Villa star John Terry has jetted off to Dubai to rest and recover after suffering a broken foot at the weekend. The former Chelsea skipper, 36, broke his metatarsal against Sheffield Wednesday on Saturday – the final game before the international break. But Terry has put his disappo...
The Sun - Tue Nov 7 11:55 AM
EDEN HAZARD has trolled Manchester United over their tactics with a hilarious posting on Instagram. The Chelsea winger received some rough attention during his side’s victory at Stamford Bridge, being fouled on numerous occasions. And the Belgian decided to have a bit of fun at United’s expense b...
The Sun - Tue Nov 7 11:09 AM
DAVID LUIZ still managed to smile – despite Antonio Conte plunging his Chelsea future into doubt. The Brazilian is due back at training on Wednesday following his bust-up with Blues boss Conte. But he did not appear to be letting things get him down after Conte axed him for the win over Mancheste...
The Sun - Tue Nov 7 11:06 AM
CHELSEA fans remain convinced that Italian legend Andrea Pirlo will join the club. The 38-year-old has long been rumoured to coming to Stamford Bridge to join Antonio Conte’s staff. And speculation only intensified yesterday when he announced his retirement from playing within hours of Michael Em...
The Sun - Tue Nov 7 10:15 AM
PARIS SAINT-GERMAIN want to sign Chelsea’s Alvaro Morata as as replacement for Edinson Cavani in the summer, according to reports in Spain. Marca have claimed Cavani will leave in July – as widely expected following his public bust-up with £198million man Neymar. The Spanish outlet added PSG will...
The Sun - Tue Nov 7 9:16 AM
DAVID LUIZ believes his friendship with Diego Costa is the reason behind him being dropped at Chelsea, according to reports. The Brazilian defender failed to even make the bench for the Blues for Sunday’s 1-0 home win against Manchester United. And The Times is reporting that Luiz fears boss Anto...
The Sun - Mon Nov 6 11:04 PM
STAMFORD BRIDGE is clearly not big enough for the two of them. By the time next season kicks off, I’m sure that either Antonio Conte or David Luiz will have left Chelsea. Personally, I don’t believe Conte will still be in West London this time next year — you can tell by his demeanour that …
The Sun - Mon Nov 6 10:52 PM
TAMMY ABRAHAM insists that his main ambition is to become a first-team regular at Chelsea after earning his first senior England call-up. The 20-year-old joined up with the Three Lions on Sunday after getting the nod from Gareth Southgate. Despite playing in a struggling Swansea side, the hotshot...
The Sun - Mon Nov 6 10:30 PM
ANTONIO CONTE’S future has been rocked by the exit of Chelsea chief Michael Emenalo. Roman Abramovich’s right-hand man was a major ally of under-fire Conte. SunSport understands Emenalo was at loggerheads with chief executive Marina Granovskaia over the manager’s Stamford Bridge tenure. And Conte...
The Sun - Mon Nov 6 7:22 PM
JESSE LINGARD’S season has hit a new slow. Twitter exploded with taunts after the England winger, 24, was outpaced by 39-year-old referee Anthony Taylor in Manchester United’s 1-0 loss at Chelsea. Lingard should have been the pace in the pack when United boss Jose Mourinho brought him on to try t...
The Sun - Mon Nov 6 4:57 PM
MICHAEL EMENALO’S decision to stand down as Chelsea technical director has been met with mixed reaction from fans. The 52-year-old arrived at Stamford Bridge in 2007 and was appointed as director in 2011, but has called time on his Blues role after tensions arose in the summer. Since the Nigerian...
The Sun - Mon Nov 6 4:49 PM
MANCHESTER CITY, Tottenham, Chelsea and Manchester United boast four of the top five most valuable squads in Europe. According to data from the CIES Football Observatory, just ONE squad from outside of the Premier League even crack the top five. Barcelona come in third in the list, with Pep Guard...
The Sun - Mon Nov 6 2:23 PM
CHELSEA technical director Michael Emenalo has left the club after ten years at Stamford Bridge. The move may be seen as a win for Antonio Conte after tensions grew during the summer over their transfer activity. Emanalo has been at the club for a decade and has been the transfer guru for TEN dif...
The Sun - Mon Nov 6 1:29 PM
BARCELONA spy Robert Fernandez and two AC Milan chiefs were spotted at Stamford Bridge on Sunday for Chelsea vs Manchester United. The La Liga giants have recently been linked with Man United duo Ander Herrera and Anthony Martial, according to reports in Europe. Meanwhile, Milan bosses have consi...
The Sun - Mon Nov 6 1:05 PM
SWANSEA CITY have been rocked by the news France legend Claude Makelele has left the club. The former Chelsea and Real Madrid midfielder has quit his role as assistant coach to take charge of Belgian side Kas Eupen. That leaves struggling Swans boss Paul Clement searching for a new addition with...
The Sun - Mon Nov 6 1:04 PM
JUVENTUS star Alex Sandro will NOT be allowed to leave Turin in January, even if an offer of £53million comes in. The 26-year-old left back was strongly linked with a move to Chelsea in the summer, but Antonio Conte failed to lure him to Stamford Bridge. According to Italian news outlet CalcioMer...
The Sun - Mon Nov 6 12:29 PM
N’GOLO KANTE did his best to explain why David Luiz was left out to stew in the stands instead of facing Manchester United. Luiz was dropped for the 1-0 victory amid simmering tensions between himself and Chelsea boss Antonio Conte. It was even reported that the Brazilian defender was made to be...
The Sun - Mon Nov 6 11:44 AM
MANCHESTER UNITED star Marouane Fellaini could be on his way out of Old Trafford, after Turkish giants Besiktas sent scouts to Chelsea for Sunday’s showdown. Fellaini, 29, had been on the radar of a host of clubs during the summer window, with Jose Mourinho unwilling to sell. The move reaped inst...
The Sun - Mon Nov 6 11:16 AM
DAVID LUIZ was made to be one of the ball boys in an 11 v 11 training match in the build-up to Chelsea’s victory over Manchester United. The humiliating experience, as reported by The Telegraph, followed ticking offs by boss Antonio Conte following poor displays in two Champions League games with...
The Sun - Mon Nov 6 11:07 AM
ANOTHER exciting Premier League weekend is done and dusted… and it’s fair to say it was a cracker, for the most part. 3pm on Saturday aside, with all four games ending as quiet 1-0s, the weekend was breathless. A 2-2 between Stoke and Leicester to kick-off the weekend, before a 4-1 thumping for L...
The Sun - Mon Nov 6 10:42 AM
CHELSEA are reportedly keeping tabs on Lyon centre-back Mouctar Diakhaby as Antonio Rudiger continues to struggle at Stamford Bridge. The 20-year-old is regarded as one of the brightest prospects in Ligue 1, with Antonio Conte impressed by the French youth international. According to Italian news...
The Sun - Mon Nov 6 10:15 AM
GARY NEVILLE has warned Antonio Conte he could be sacked over David Luiz. Maverick Brazilian Luiz was dropped for Sunday’s 1-0 home win over Manchester United. Luiz didn’t even make the bench – he sat in the stands after what is believed to have been a training ground bust-up. The defender was po...
The Sun - Mon Nov 6 9:53 AM
TIRED and beaten Manchester United players arrive home after a 1-0 defeat to Chelsea and TWO-HOUR train delay. Marouane Fellaini kept his eyes glued to the floor as he, Antonio Valencia and Daley Blind made their way through Stockport train station. Jose Mourinho’s men would have been hoping for...
The Sun - Mon Nov 6 6:38 AM
ANTONIO CONTE has dismissed talks of joining AC Milan while he focuses on Chelsea’s season. The homesick Italian been linked with a return to Serie A with the struggling San Siro outfit. But speaking after Chelsea’s 1-0 win at home to Manchester United yesterday, Conte told Sky Italia: “Milan? Le...
The Sun - Mon Nov 6 12:02 AM
MANCHESTER CITY and Chelsea were the big winners in the title race as United lost ground on their cross-town rivals. City beat Arsenal as United lost at Stamford Bridge, while Everton came from 2-0 down to win a thrilling encounter with Watford at Goodison Park. And of course we have ALL the Prem...
The Sun - Sun Nov 5 10:30 PM
NOW the fear among neutrals has to be that Manchester City are going to walk away with this. I said before the start of the Premier League season that I thought Manchester United would win the title. But this start by Pep Guardiola’s team has been something else. The visit of Arsenal was supposed...
The Sun - Sun Nov 5 8:09 PM
ANTONIO CONTE refused to confirm whether David Luiz has a future at Chelsea before firing a warning shot at the Brazilian. The no-nonsense Italian boss dropped Luiz for Chelsea’s crucial 1-0 victory over rivals Manchester United. It is believed the pair had a falling out following the 3-0 defeat...
The Sun - Sun Nov 5 7:44 PM
JOSE MOURINHO was left standing like a statue at the end of Manchester United’s 1-0 defeat to Chelsea after Antonio Conte failed to meet for a handshake. Customary at the end of 90 minutes, managers are expected to come together to show mutual respect in the Beautiful Game. But after Alvaro Morat...
The Sun - Sun Nov 5 6:21 PM
THE Premier League table does not lie. Jose Mourinho is already eight points behind Pep’s free-scoring Manchester City side. That hurts. So, too, does a defeat like this. To Chelsea. To the champions. To Antonio Conte. You just know how much Jose Mourinho will hate a setback like this. Stamford B...
The Sun - Sun Nov 5 5:49 PM
ANTONIO CONTE insists David Luiz was left out of the Chelsea squad for the visit of Manchester United for tactical reasons. The maverick Brazilian defender was replaced by Andreas Christensen. He did not even make the bench with 17-year-old Ethan Ampadu being preferred. Italian boss Conte was ada...
The Sun - Sun Nov 5 5:00 PM
JOSE MOURINHO delivered an incredible snub to Eden Hazard before the Chelsea versus Manchester United game today. “The Special One” acknowledged the Chelsea players with a handshake or a friendly tap as they came out of the tunnel prior to the Premier League clash. Mourinho welcomes all Chelsea p...
The Sun - Sun Nov 5 4:33 PM
HAMBURG will fight to keep Chelsea target Jann-Fiete Arp. The Germany Under-17 striker has attracted interest from major European clubs after two goals in his three Bundesliga games. But Hamburg want Arp, 17, to extend his contract beyond 2019. Goal.com report the Germans’ sporting director Jens...
The Sun - Sun Nov 5 4:01 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED take on Chelsea at Goodison Park as the hosts look to mount a surge to retain their Premier League title. Red Devils boss Jose Mourinho meanwhile will be looking to keep the heat on league leaders Manchester City on his return to Stamford Bridge.
The Sun - Sun Nov 5 3:52 PM
The Australian national team confirm that Tim Cahill will join his teammates on the trip to Honduras. Fans had been sweating on the news of his ankle injury picked up during Melbourne City’s defeat to Sydney FC on Friday. That news is good for the Socceroos, as the 37-year-old has recovered in t...
The Sun - Sun Nov 5 1:30 PM
PARIS SAINT-GERMAIN star Thomas Meunier has revealed he turned down a deadline day move to Chelsea. Blues boss Antonio Conte hoped to land the Belgium international right-back, who also interests Tottenham and Manchester United. Meunier joined PSG from Club Brugge in 2016. He lost his first-choic...
The Sun - Sun Nov 5 1:26 PM
FIORENTINA host Roma at Stadio Artemio Franchi following their defeat to Crotone last weekend. Roma come into the game having beaten Chelsea in the Champions League on Tuesday and are looking to make it five wins in a row in all competitions. Kick-off is at 2pm.
The Sun - Sun Nov 5 9:05 AM
CHELSEA host Manchester United in the pick of the weekend’s action on Sunday afternoon. Antonio Conte and Jose Mourinho prepare to go head-to-head once more, with more sub-plots to get your heads around than an episode of Game Of Thrones. First of all, there’s the return of the Special One to Wes...
The Sun - Sun Nov 5 9:04 AM
AFTER the Halloween horror show against Roma comes a visit from a ghost of the past for Chelsea. Jose Mourinho, the most successful manager in the Blues’ history, returns to Stamford Bridge on Sunday with his Manchester United side. At the start of the season the two clubs’ ambitions were aligned...
The Sun - Sat Nov 4 10:46 PM
DAVID LUIZ is set to be axed for Chelsea’s biggest game of the season. The Brazilian, 30, could pay a heavy price after the Blues slumped to a shocking 3-0 defeat at Roma in the Champions League on Tuesday. Antonio Conte trained with Andreas Christensen in a back three in training on the eve of …
The Sun - Sat Nov 4 10:30 PM
JOSE MOURINHO has been invited to dinner by Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich after today’s game at Stamford Bridge. It is not known if the Manchester United manager has accepted. But the curious invite comes at a time when Blues boss Antonio Conte is under increasing pressure. Abramovich twice appo...
The Sun - Sat Nov 4 10:29 PM
ROMELU LUKAKU is expecting a barrage of boos at Chelsea today — but reckons it is his destiny to score. The striker, who snubbed Blues in favour of a £75million summer move to Manchester United, is desperate to end his six-game run without a goal. “Romelu knows he is going to get booed when he …
The Sun - Sat Nov 4 5:51 PM
ASTON VILLA have been rocked with the news that captain John Terry is sidelined for three months with a broken metatarsal. The Chelsea legend was forced off the field with just 21 minutes on the clock in the 2-1 defeat at home to Sheffield Wednesday. More to follow…
The Sun - Sat Nov 4 4:52 PM
ALVARO MORATA claims he ignored his teammates after they begged him not to take the “cursed” No.9 shirt. The £20million summer signing turned a deaf ear when other Chelsea players pleaded with him to inherit another number at Stamford Bridge. The No.9’s to come before him including Mateja Kezman,...
The Sun - Sat Nov 4 3:59 PM
PAUL POGBA was a notable absentee from the Manchester United side that travelled to London ahead of Sunday’s clash with Chelsea. The Red Devils boarded a train down south from Stockport station without the French international, while Marouane Fellaini and Marcos Rojo both travelled with the squad...
The Sun - Sat Nov 4 3:45 PM
IN arguably this weekend’s biggest clash, Manchester United travel to West London to take on Chelsea in the Premier League. While the game itself is a big enough talking point, the showdown has an intriguing sub-plot, as Jose Mourinho returns to Stamford Bridge. The Special One, 54, spent nearly...
The Sun - Sat Nov 4 3:44 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED have it all to do this weekend when they travel to Stamford Bridge to take on Chelsea. The Red Devils have raced off to a better start than their opponents on Sunday, to sit second in the Premier League with 23 points from their first ten games. Jose Mourinho led his team to …
The Sun - Sat Nov 4 3:11 PM
CHELSEA’S owner Roman Abramovich made a rare appearance at the Blues training ground this week. His visit came after their humiliating 3-0 defeat against Roma in the Champions League on Tuesday – which marked Chelsea’s worse loss in Europe in five years. The Italian boss admits he is under pressu...
The Sun - Sat Nov 4 1:27 PM
WILLIAN has revealed Antonio Conte is “very closed” and “hardly ever talks to the players”. Chelsea’s Italian boss is under a lot of pressure at Stamford Bridge following the disappointing 3-0 defeat at Roma. There has been talk of Conte losing his job if he doesn’t turn things around quickly, an...
The Sun - Sat Nov 4 12:44 PM
FORMER Chelsea striker Loic Remy was involved a furious training ground bust-up at Las Palmas. The Spanish side are struggling in La Liga, languishing in 18th place, with just two wins and eight defeats so far. This weekend they face the unenviable prospect of a trip to the Bernabeu to face Real...
The Sun - Sat Nov 4 12:39 PM
N’GOLO KANTE is reportedly set for a return tomorrow when Chelsea host Manchester United at Stamford Bridge. His presence will be a boost for under-fire boss Antonio Conte who has felt the Frenchman’s absence in the midfield during the six games he has been sidelined. According to The Times, Cont...
The Sun - Sat Nov 4 12:36 PM
CESC FABREGAS has no desire to play anywhere other than Chelsea despite his age and the growing interest from Manchester United The 30-year-old midfielder hopes he has many years at the top of his game, preferably at Chelsea where he trains ‘every day as hard as possible’. The Spanish star feels...
The Sun - Sat Nov 4 11:09 AM
ALVARO MORATA may still exchange texts, jokes and banter with old boss Jose Mourinho, but he sees him as his rival and is happy that he chose to move to London, not Manchester. The Spain international claims he made the move from Madrid to Stamford Bridge despite having offers from Manchester Uni...
The Sun - Sat Nov 4 10:22 AM
JOSE MOURINHO thinks he should complain about fitness problems publicly like “any other manager” in a bid to earn sympathy. It appears to be a dig at Chelsea boss Antonio Conte ahead of their crunch clash on Sunday. The Portuguese boss seems keen seek out ways to engage Conte in the mind games ma...