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The Sun - Sun Sep 10 11:20 PM
IT is time for English clubs to step up to the mark when the Champions League kicks off this week. The Premier League is respected worldwide for the entertainment it brings to our TV screens and stadiums. But it is in Europe where legends are really born. You only need to look at the reaction …
The Sun - Sun Sep 10 11:08 PM
EDEN HAZARD is keeping cool in his quest to become a Champions League winner. Chelsea’s laid-back Belgian has won the Premier League, France’s Ligue 1, the Europa League and the FA and Capital One cups. But the closest he has come to winning club football’s biggest prize was the semi-finals in 2...
The Sun - Sun Sep 10 10:53 PM
ANTONIO CONTE declared it Hokey Cokey month as he dips his players in and out of a hectic run of fixtures. But N’Golo Kante looks like having the dubious honour of playing all seven games in 21 days during September as a victim of his own success. Kante is Conte’s Napoleon. A pint-sized French ge...
The Sun - Sun Sep 10 6:43 PM
THE Football Association will be launching an investigation after a number of Chelsea supporters chanted an anti-semitic song on Saturday. Alvaro Morata has condemned the chant that praised him, but insulted Tottenham fans during the 2-1 win at Stamford Bridge. The FA will be in contact with the...
The Sun - Sun Sep 10 5:59 PM
CHELSEA could face punishment from the FA after their fans indulged in offensive anti-Semitic chanting during their 2-1 win over Leicester. Stamford Bridge chiefs were swift to condemn the song, supposedly dedicated to Alvaro Morata, which contains offensive lyrics relating to Jews. EXCLUSIVE OFF...
The Sun - Sun Sep 10 5:07 PM
BENJAMIN MENDY left Monaco for Manchester in an expensive move this summer, but it has now been revealed that he only moved for the opportunity to work under Pep Guardiola. Monaco’s vice-president Vadim Vasilyev has revealed that although they were reluctant to sell the defender, Mendy‘s desire t...
The Sun - Sun Sep 10 4:27 PM
JOSE MOURINHO hailed his Manchester United star Nemanja Matic as the best player he has coached. The Serbian midfielder reunited with his former Chelsea boss at Old Trafford this summer. And he has made a huge impact since his arrival at the Red Devils. Despite Matic and his team-mates dropping p...
The Sun - Sun Sep 10 2:59 PM
CHELSEA and Liverpool have sent scouts to watch Uruguay teenager Sebastian Caceres – but face massive competition to land him. Barcelona are also eyeing the centre-back, who has just turned 18 but is playing first-team football. Caceres has broken into the Liverpool FC team in Montevideo and has...
The Sun - Sat Sep 9 11:55 PM
N’GOLO KANTE scored his first Premier League goal since October to seal his old club’s fate and lift Chelsea into second place. The pint-sized midfielder scores rare but spectacular goals and lived up to his reputation again with a 35 yard screamer in the 50th minute. It certainly took City keepe...
The Sun - Sat Sep 9 10:00 PM
DIEGO COSTA has moved his family to Madrid to push through his move to Atletico. The AWOL striker is STILL not back at Chelsea despite being included in their Premier League squad. And those closest to the 28-year-old are now in the Spanish capital instead of his base in Oxshott, Surrey. Costa’s...
The Sun - Sat Sep 9 6:25 PM
CHELSEA could face punishment from the FA after their fans indulged in offensive anti-Semitic chanting during yesterday’s 2-1 win over Leicester. Stamford Bridge chiefs were swift to condemn the song, supposedly dedicated to Alvaro Morata, which contains offensive lyrics relating to Jews. And the...
The Sun - Sat Sep 9 4:51 PM
N’GOLO KANTE scored his first Premier League goal since October to seal his old club’s fate and lift Chelsea into second place. The pint-sized midfielder scores rare but spectacular goals and lived up to his reputation again with a 35 yard screamer in the 50th minute. It certainly took City keepe...
The Sun - Sat Sep 9 4:45 PM
ADRIEN SILVA was in attendance at the King Power Stadium on Saturday as his transfer limbo continues to rumble on with Leicester. The Portuguese midfielder should have been making his Foxes debut against the champions Chelsea. However, the closest he got to the action was a seat in the main stand...
The Sun - Sat Sep 9 12:02 PM
ENGLAND women’s boss Mark Sampson is embroiled in another potential storm after Katie Chapman claimed her divorce led to her not being picked ever again. The Chelsea midfielder, 35, had earned 94 caps for her country dating back to 2000. However, she has now come forward to suggest that her openi...
The Sun - Sat Sep 9 10:30 AM
CHELSEA, Barcelona and Iceland legend Eidur Gudjohnsen has retired from football after a glittering 23-year career. The forward, 38, has reveals he is hanging up his boots from all football, following his international retirement after his nation’s Euro 2016 heroics last summer. Gudjohnsen won a...
The Sun - Sat Sep 9 10:04 AM
DIEGO Costa’s dream move back to Atletico Madrid could be getting closer with reports the Spanish side has sent a delegation to London to thrash out the deal with Chelsea. The Spaniard has been AWOL since the end of last season and has been left in limbo while the rest of his Blues team-mates get...
The Sun - Sat Sep 9 9:01 AM
DIEGO COSTA could return to Chelsea as early as Monday, according to reports. The Blues striker has been AWOL in Brazil for four months as he tries to push through a move to Atletico Madrid. The Spain frontman had recently not been seen in two weeks. But recent images showed him driving his car i...
The Sun - Sat Sep 9 12:17 AM
JOSE MOURINHO claims Antonio Conte won the title playing “defensive football”. And the Manchester United boss says he would not resort to Chelsea’s ways just to be crowned champions. The table-topping Red Devils boss said: “We know that if you look in a pragmatic way, you see the last winners of...
The Sun - Sat Sep 9 12:15 AM
ANTONIO CONTE wants players who want to play for Chelsea… not for him. Chelsea’s boss was accused of wrecking a £25million deadline-day deal for Ross Barkley by not speaking to the Everton midfielder. Stay up to date with Chelsea’s trip to Leicester in our live blog And the Italian faced more fla...
The Sun - Sat Sep 9 12:14 AM
EDEN HAZARD will be included in the Chelsea squad to face Leicester tomorrow. The midfielder has missed the first three games of the season as he recovered after undergoing surgery on a fractured ankle. But the Belgium star, 26, played in the World Cup qualifying wins over Gibraltar and Greece, s...
The Sun - Sat Sep 9 12:13 AM
MANCHESTER UNITED, Chelsea, Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur fans are all furious with EA Sports. And it’s because of one man: Mesut Ozil. EA has been releasing player ratings for the biggest-selling sports game in the world, FIFA 18, this week. And the Arsenal flop – who has been slammed at the s...
The Sun - Sat Sep 9 12:13 AM
BABA RAHMAN is pressing for a surprise Chelsea return. The Ghana left-back is back in training and impressing boss Antonio Conte following a long lay-off with a knee injury. The former Augsburg star, 23, fell off the radar under previous boss Jose Mourinho and played just 13 times on loan for Bun...
The Sun - Sat Sep 9 12:11 AM
FRANK LAMPARD has returned to Chelsea as he takes the next steps on his coaching career by working with the club’s youth team. Lampard retired from playing earlier this year after two years in Major League Soccer starring for New York City. But the Blues legend now wants to move into coaching, an...
The Sun - Fri Sep 8 11:36 PM
ANTONIO CONTE wants players who want to play for Chelsea… not for him. Chelsea’s boss was accused of wrecking a £25million deadline-day deal for Ross Barkley by not speaking to the Everton midfielder. Stay up to date with Chelsea’s trip to Leicester in our live blog And the Italian faced more fla...
The Sun - Fri Sep 8 10:33 PM
JOSE MOURINHO claims Antonio Conte won the title playing “defensive football”. And the Manchester United boss says he would not resort to Chelsea’s ways just to be crowned champions. The table-topping Red Devils boss said: “We know that if you look in a pragmatic way, you see the last winners of...
The Sun - Fri Sep 8 10:22 PM
ALEX LOZOWSKI could have been pulling the strings for Harry Kane or even £65million man Alvaro Morata. Instead the England rugby playmaker will be strutting his stuff in the No 10 shirt for European champions Saracens at Bath on Saturday. After coming through the Chelsea youth system – following...
The Sun - Fri Sep 8 8:19 PM
BABA RAHMAN is pressing for a surprise Chelsea return. The Ghana left-back is back in training and impressing boss Antonio Conte following a long lay-off with a knee injury. The former Augsburg star, 23, fell off the radar under previous boss Jose Mourinho and played just 13 times on loan for Bun...
The Sun - Fri Sep 8 8:08 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED, Chelsea, Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur fans are all furious with EA Sports. And it’s because of one man: Mesut Ozil. EA has been releasing player ratings for the biggest-selling sports game in the world, FIFA 18, this week. And the Arsenal flop – who has been slammed at the s...
The Sun - Fri Sep 8 8:01 PM
BABA RAHMAN is pressing for a surprise Chelsea return. The Ghana left-back is back in training and impressing boss Antonio Conte following a long lay-off with a knee injury. The former Augsburg star, 23, fell off the radar under previous boss Jose Mourinho and played 13 times on loan for Bundesli...
The Sun - Fri Sep 8 6:48 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED, Chelsea, Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur fans are all furious with EA Sports. And it’s because of one man: Mesut Ozil. EA has been releasing player ratings for the biggest-selling sports game in the world, FIFA 18, this week. And the Arsenal flop – who has been slammed at the s...
The Sun - Fri Sep 8 6:15 PM
DANNY DRINKWATER could be set to face his former club in his first game for Chelsea. The England midfielder trained today with his new team-mates ahead of the Blues’ away trip to Leicester and could get the nod for a central midfield berth. He will once again link up with N’Golo Kante. The pair w...
The Sun - Fri Sep 8 5:22 PM
Leicester take on Chelsea in a match full to the brim with subplots at the King Power Stadium. The two most recent Premier League champions are looking to make a statement of intent as they lock horns in the Midlands. Danny Drinkwater could be in for a mixed reception on his former turf after han...
The Sun - Fri Sep 8 3:49 PM
THE Premier League is back – and that means another weekend of massive decisions for managers at both ends of the table. Much has happened during the international break, not least Wayne Rooney’s drink-drive arrest which will leave Everton boss Ronald Koeman with a headache bigger than one of Waz...
The Sun - Fri Sep 8 1:54 PM
EDEN HAZARD will be included in the Chelsea squad to face Leicester tomorrow. The midfielder has missed the first three games of the season after undergoing surgery on a fractured ankle. But the Belgium star, 26, played in the World Cup qualifying wins over Gibraltar and Greece, scoring in the fo...
The Sun - Fri Sep 8 1:08 PM
VINCENT JANSSEN has arrived in Istanbul to complete his move to Fenerbahce from Tottenham – leaving Chelsea outcast Diego Costa’s future up in the air. Mauricio Pochettino paid £17million to bring in the Dutch striker from AZ last year to help ease the burden on Harry Kane. But after a miserable...
The Sun - Fri Sep 8 12:06 PM
ARSENAL supporters will hold a stunning protest against Arsene Wenger ahead of their London derby with Chelsea later this month. Guynners fans are fuming after a poor start of the season which has seen two losses in three games – including the 4-0 thrashing against Liverpool. NEW CUSTOMER OFFER:...
The Sun - Fri Sep 8 10:31 AM
FRANK LAMPARD has returned to Chelsea as he takes the next steps on his coaching career by working with the club’s youth team. Lampard retired from playing earlier this year after two years in Major League Soccer starring for New York City. But the Blues legend now wants to move into coaching, an...
The Sun - Fri Sep 8 10:11 AM
ATLETICO MADRID hope to land exiled Chelsea ace Diego Costa in January in a £40million deal when their Fifa-imposed transfer ban ends. Rojiblancos president Enrique Cerezo revealed he is “hopeful” the Spanish international will join in the next transfer window… along with “many others”. Atleti we...
The Sun - Fri Sep 8 9:48 AM
THE Premier League’s two most recent champions face off this weekend as Leicester host Chelsea. Antonio Conte’s men suffered a dreadful first day loss at home to Burnley, but showed they mean business with wins over Tottenham and Everton. Meanwhile, the Foxes have won one and lost two of their fi...
The Sun - Fri Sep 8 9:29 AM
ALEX OXLADE-CHAMBERLAIN has revealed Liverpool was the only club he wanted to join, despite strong interest from Chelsea. The England star quit Arsenal to make the Deadline Day switch to Anfield for £35million after six years in North London. The Ox made it clear all summer he had no intention of...
The Sun - Fri Sep 8 9:24 AM
THIBAUT COURTOIS has shown he is not just a great shot stopper after netting an outrageous volley in training. The big Belgian has become one of the best goalkeepers in the world at Chelsea and helped them to the Premier League title last year. But it seems he could be pushing for a starting plac...
The Sun - Fri Sep 8 8:48 AM
VINCENT JANSSEN has temporary ended his Tottenham nightmare by joining Fenerbahce on a season-long loan – leaving Chelsea outcast Diego Costa’s future up in the air. Spurs splashed out £17million to bring in the Holland international from Az Alkmaar last year to help ease the burden on Harry Kane...
The Sun - Fri Sep 8 8:42 AM
ANOTHER day, and yet another chapter in the seemingly unending Diego Costa saga… Finally we thought he was coming back to Cobham to try and put an end to this sorry story. Next thing you know and there are more pictures of Diego smiling away back in his home town in Brazil. Then apparently we …
The Sun - Fri Sep 8 8:13 AM
CHELSEA are “subsidising” their fans’ travel for an historic 6, 000-mile round trip to play Azerbaijan minnows Qarabag in a Champions League group game. The Blues will expect to land a double over the rank outsiders, with Atletico Madrid and Roma expected to offer far stiffer opposition in a toug...
The Sun - Thu Sep 7 11:59 PM
JIMMY FLOYD HASSELBAINK claims he had a handy solution to Chelsea’s Diego Costa conundrum. Unfortunately the Dutch legend was appointed Northampton Town’s manager AFTER the transfer window slammed shut – denying Diego a convenient halfway house at SIXFIELDS to salvage his career. “I was hoping Ch...
The Sun - Thu Sep 7 9:04 PM
DIEGO COSTA has NOT returned to Chelsea and is still in Brazil as his summer exile continues, it can be revealed. The Spanish striker has not returned to the Blues’ Cobham training ground, and has not been back to London since last season. He had not been seen in nearly two weeks, and was thought...
The Sun - Thu Sep 7 5:33 PM
THE total wage bill for all Premier League clubs now stands at a staggering £2.1billion. So which players are the worst value for money? Taking the top earners from the 2016/17 season last season, talkSPORT.com looks at who cost their clubs the most, based on their annual wages versus minutes pl...
The Sun - Thu Sep 7 5:30 PM
FULL-BACKS have been getting in on the goals so far this season with a series of important strikes. Young right-back Trent Alexander-Arnold opened his account for Liverpool in their Champions League qualifier first-leg. He put the Reds ahead in an eventual 2-1 win over Hoffenheim in a Champions L...
The Sun - Thu Sep 7 4:57 PM
JUVENTUS are reportedly lining up a shock January swoop for Chelsea star Pedro. The Italians are believed to be searching for a new No.10 to play behind Paulo Dybala and Gonzalo Higuain. Miralem Pjanic has tried and failed to make the role his own, with Massimo Allegri looking for a speedy techni...
The Sun - Thu Sep 7 4:10 PM
ONE month in, the transfer window shut and the chance for managers to focus on the football rather than who stays and who goes. Well, at least those without unsettled stars, those with mystery illnesses and injuries and those in trouble for off-field shenanigans. Which, come to think of it, cover...
The Sun - Thu Sep 7 1:14 PM
BARCELONA hope to beat Real Madrid to Marseille wonderkid Maxime Lopez. The highly-rated midfielder is one of the hottest properties in France and the La Liga duo are set to do battle for his signature next summer. Bernabeu boss Zinedine Zidane is known to have followed Lopez’s progress for a num...
The Sun - Thu Sep 7 12:50 PM
AN expensive transfer does not always guarantee success. As the current window draws to a close, clubs are desperate to add that special someone and plenty of money is sure to be splashed out. However, when you fork out for a player who might be able to give you a boost there is always a …
The Sun - Thu Sep 7 12:13 PM
JOHN TERRY is trying to defy the years at Aston Villa with the help of an Italian yoga instructor. The defender, who turns 37 in December, is still giving his all in the Championship as he ekes every last drop from his playing days. And Terry has followed the likes of Ryan Giggs and Phil …
The Sun - Thu Sep 7 11:55 AM
CHELSEA have joined Barcelona in the hunt to nab Bayer Leverkusen’s teenage midfielder Atakan Akkaynak, according to reports. The 18-year-old is yet to make his senior debut for the Bundesliga club, but is regarded as one of the brightest prospects in Germany. According to Goal, the Blues – as we...
The Sun - Thu Sep 7 11:42 AM
DIEGO COSTA has NOT returned to Chelsea and is still in Brazil as his summer exile continues, it can be revealed. The Spanish striker has not returned to the Blues’ Cobham training ground, and has not been back to London since last season. He had not been seen in nearly two-weeks, and was thought...
The Sun - Thu Sep 7 9:31 AM
DIEGO COSTA could reportedly seal a shock loan move to Besiktas tomorrow. The Chelsea misfit failed to secure his dream return to Atletico Madrid last month. But Costa could yet escape Antonio Conte’s clutches by moving to Turkey on a short-term basis. Reports in Spain via Football London claim B...
The Sun - Thu Sep 7 12:50 AM
CHELSEA have delivered a fresh snub to Diego Costa by ordering his top of the range motor to be dumped in a youth team bay at the club’s training ground. Costa has been AWOL for the first month of the new season after boss Antonio Conte told him he no longer featured in his first …
The Sun - Thu Sep 7 12:43 AM
DIEGO COSTA could reportedly seal a shock loan move to Besiktas this week. The Chelsea misfit failed to secure his dream return to Atletico Madrid last month. But Costa could yet escape Antonio Conte’s clutches by moving to Turkey on a short-term basis. Reports in Spain via Football London claim...
The Sun - Thu Sep 7 12:35 AM
CHARLY MUSONDA showed he is staying grounded by rolling into Chelsea training in a modest Mini. The Blues starlet, 20, is earning rave reviews while being backed by Didier Drogba in his quest to break into Antonio Conte‘s team. Most of the Blues’ minted superstars can afford a mini fleet of purri...
The Sun - Wed Sep 6 11:39 PM
THEY pulled every trick in the book to get away. Philippe Coutinho had a mystery back injury, Alexis Sanchez has been stung by ‘criticism’, Virgil van Dijk does not have a ‘settled mindset’ and Diego Costa is still AWOL in Brazil. Ross Barkley, who pulled the plug on a deadline-day move to Chelse...
The Sun - Wed Sep 6 10:59 PM
THEY pulled every trick in the book to get away. Philippe Coutinho had a mystery back injury, Alexis Sanchez has been stung by ‘criticism’, Virgil van Dijk does not have a ‘settled mindset’ and Diego Costa is still AWOL in Brazil. Ross Barkley, who pulled the plug on a deadline-day move to Chelse...
The Sun - Wed Sep 6 10:44 PM
DIEGO COSTA could reportedly seal a shock loan move to Besiktas this week. The Chelsea misfit failed to secure his dream return to Atletico Madrid last month. But Costa could yet escape Antonio Conte’s clutches by moving to Turkey on a short-term basis. Reports in Spain via Football London claim...
The Sun - Wed Sep 6 9:39 PM
CHARLY MUSONDA showed he is staying grounded by rolling into Chelsea training in a modest Mini. The Blues starlet, 20, is earning rave reviews while being backed by Didier Drogba in his quest to break into Antonio Conte‘s team. Most of the Blues’ minted superstars can afford a mini fleet of purri...
The Sun - Wed Sep 6 9:11 PM
CHELSEA missed out on signing Kylian Mbappe after he starred for them as an 11-year-old in an 8-0 win over Charlton alongside some of their current stars. The £165m PSG signing was taken to west London as a schoolboy where he played alongside England starlet Tammy Abraham and Jeremie Boga. But th...
The Sun - Wed Sep 6 9:03 PM
CHELSEA are “subsidising” their fans’ travel for an historic 6, 000-mile round trip to play Azerbaijan minnows Qarabag in a Champions League group game. The Blues will expect to land a double over the rank outsiders as Atletico Madrid and Roma will be far stiffer opposition in a tough group. Chel...
The Sun - Wed Sep 6 8:30 PM
With the summer transfer window closed, attention should turn back to the pitch, but clubs are already thinking about their next possible transfer moves. But with one of Europe’s premier centre backs seemingly not happy with their contractual situation, Manchester City and Chelsea are already on...
The Sun - Wed Sep 6 7:47 PM
CHELSEA are “subsidising” their fans’ travel for an historic 6, 000-mile round trip to play Azerbaijan minnows Qarabag in a Champions League group game. The Blues will expect to land a double over the rank outsiders as Atletico Madrid and Roma will be far stiffer opposition in a tough group. Chel...
The Sun - Wed Sep 6 6:52 PM
CHARLY MUSONDA showed he is staying grounded by rolling into Chelsea training in a modest Mini. The Blues starlet, 20, is earning rave reviews while being backed by Didier Drogba in his quest to break into Antonio Conte‘s team. Most of Blues’ minted superstars can afford a mini fleet of purring m...
The Sun - Wed Sep 6 6:06 PM
CHELSEA, Arsenal and Liverpool reportedly wanted to sign Thomas Muller from Bayern Munich over the summer. Sport Bild claims the Premier League trio were extremely interested in bringing the Germany international to England in a big-money deal. Muller was a Manchester United target during the Lou...
The Sun - Wed Sep 6 5:05 PM
The last two teams to win the title meet each other this weekend as the Premier League returns from its international break. Chelsea travel to the King Power Stadium to face Leicester City on Saturday, with kick off at 3pm. There’s an added edge to the match with the Blues now owning two players...
The Sun - Wed Sep 6 4:51 PM
EDEN HAZARD reckons he might be worth a BILLION quid in the current transfer market. Real Madrid want the Chelsea winger but ankle surgery scuppered his hopes of a move. And Hazard joked that Blues could bank a TEN-FIGURE sum if he did move away from Stamford Bridge. When asked what he was worth...
The Sun - Wed Sep 6 3:48 PM
CHELSEA have delivered a fresh snub to Diego Costa by ordering his top of the range motor to be dumped in a youth team bay at the club’s training ground. Costa has been AWOL for the first month of the new season after boss Antonio Conte told him he no longer featured in his first …
The Sun - Wed Sep 6 1:47 PM
VIRGIL VAN DIJK is still in Liverpool’s sights despite failing to escape Southampton. The Dutch defender is a also a target for Arsenal and Chelsea. Despite returning to first-team training, all three Prem giants remain keen. And, according to journalist Gabriele Marcotti, the player had an agree...
The Sun - Wed Sep 6 1:02 PM
FULL-BACKS have been getting in on the goals so far this season with a series of important strikes. Young right-back Trent Alexander-Arnold opened his account for Liverpool in their Champions League qualifier first-leg. He put the Reds ahead in an eventual 2-1 win over Hoffenheim in a Champions L...
The Sun - Wed Sep 6 12:33 PM
JOSE MOURINHO’S Chelsea title winners in 2015 are NOT the most offensive side to have won the Premier League in the last three years. Manchester United boss Mourinho has claimed today that criticism about his negative tactics is wrong because he led the most attacking team to have won the league...
The Sun - Wed Sep 6 11:57 AM
JOSE MOURINHO’S Chelsea title winners in 2015 are NOT the most offensive side to have won the Premier League in the last three years. Manchester United boss Mourinho has claimed today that criticism about his negative tactics is wrong because he led the most attacking team to have won the league...
The Sun - Wed Sep 6 11:48 AM
MARCOS ALONSO fired in Chelsea’s two goals to beat Tottenham at Wembley — while those with fleeting memories of his time at Bolton and Sunderland continue to be left bemused. The left-back was on loan with Gus Poyet’s Black Cats in 2014. And he could only get into the Bolton team after their 2012...
The Sun - Wed Sep 6 10:40 AM
MANCHESTER UNITED and Chelsea are on alert as reports claim Emre Can has demanded a release clause be put in his new Liverpool contract. The Times says Can’s talks with the Anfield side have stalled over the order because club chiefs are reluctant to agree to the request. Can’s discussions have b...
The Sun - Wed Sep 6 7:07 AM
SPAIN took complete control of Group G with a dominant 8-0 win over World Cup qualifying turkeys Liechtenstein. New Chelsea striker Alvaro Morata scored twice as Julen Lopetegui’s men put in a top-class performance to keep themselves three points clear of Italy. Real Madrid defender Sergio Ramos...
The Sun - Wed Sep 6 12:29 AM
RADAMEL FALCAO scored a second half equaliser as Colombia snatched a 1-1 draw to halt Brazil’s remarkable run of nine consecutive World Cup qualifying victories on Tuesday. But the plethora of South American football superstars were almost upstaged as a DOG ran on to the pitch while the Samba Boy...
The Sun - Tue Sep 5 9:33 PM
DIEGO COSTA is reportedly back in London and willing to call a truce with Chelsea over his ongoing transfer feud. Spanish newspaper Marca claims Costa has flown back from Brazil as he looks to force through a return to Atletico Madrid. And the Telegraph adds that Fellow Chelsea team-mates believe...
The Sun - Tue Sep 5 9:19 PM
DIEGO COSTA is reportedly back in London and willing to call a truce with Chelsea over his ongoing transfer feud. Spanish newspaper Marca claims Costa has flown back from Brazil as he looks to force through a return to Atletico Madrid. And the Telegraph adds that Fellow Chelsea team-mates believe...
The Sun - Tue Sep 5 8:48 PM
DIEGO COSTA is reportedly back in London and is willing to call a truce with Chelsea over his ongoing transfer feud. The Daily Mail claims Costa has flown back from Brazil as he looks to force through a move to Atletico Madrid. And the Telegraph adds that fellow Chelsea teammates believe the stri...
The Sun - Tue Sep 5 5:32 PM
DIEGO COSTA’S future has been uncertain for most of 2017 but could his route out of Stamford Bridge finally be provided by the man who replaced him at Atletico Madrid? Costa may have scored 22 goals last season but he has found himself frozen out at Chelsea after Antonio Conte was said to have te...
The Sun - Tue Sep 5 4:43 PM
DIEGO COSTA’S future has been uncertain for most of 2017 but could his route out of Stamford Bridge finally be provided by the man who replaced him at Atletico Madrid? Costa may have scored 22 goals last season but he has found himself frozen out at Chelsea after Antonio Conte was said to have te...
The Sun - Tue Sep 5 3:52 PM
FORMER coach Ray Wilkins has labelled Chelsea’s decision to sell Nemanja Matic to Manchester United as the ‘worst’ he has ever seen. The Serbian played an integral role during Chelsea’s two most recent title winning seasons and has hit the ground running at Old Trafford. Matic reunited with forme...
The Sun - Tue Sep 5 1:32 PM
Juventus edge closer to pinning down in-demand defender Alex Sandro with a new five-year mega-money contract. The Brazilian was heavily linked with a summer switch to Chelsea, but the Italian giants refused to negotiate. The Serie A giants are willing to hand the 26-year-old a new bumper deal to...
The Sun - Tue Sep 5 1:08 PM
EDEN HAZARD is desperate for Diego Costa to bury the hatchet with Chelsea and return to the pitch. Costa is in exile in Brazil after boss Antonio Conte dumped him by text in the summer. The fiery Spaniard, 28, missed out on an Atletico Madrid return and faces awkward talks with the Blues after be...
The Sun - Tue Sep 5 12:32 PM
CHELSEA and Tottenham reportedly failed with beat-the-deadline attempts to sign Paris Saint-Germain defender Thomas Meunier. Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino wanted the Belgium right-back to replace Kyle Walker, who left for Manchester City in a £50million deal. Meanwhile, Blues manager Antonio Con...
The Sun - Tue Sep 5 11:13 AM
MANCHESTER UNITED and Chelsea are eyeing up moves for unsettled Liverpool midfielder Emre Can, according to reports. The German international has less than a year left on his contract and has been linked with a move to Juventus in recent weeks. But Italian paper Tuttosport are now reporting that...
The Sun - Tue Sep 5 10:59 AM
Nemanja Matic has revealed his long-term admiration of childhood idol Roy Keane ahead of World Cup qualifier. The Serbian is now occupying the Manchester United legend’s old role at Old Trafford following his £40m summer switch from Chelsea. The 29-year-old suggested a history of following the Re...
The Sun - Tue Sep 5 10:36 AM
DIEGO COSTA is not the only big name omitted from this year’s Champions League. It was no surprise the Chelsea outcast missed out after being told to find himself a new club by boss Antonio Conte. All 32 Champions League clubs yesterday named their squads to play in this season’s competition. The...
The Sun - Tue Sep 5 10:14 AM
CHELSEA, Liverpool and Juventus are set to fight it out for Napoli defender Faouzi Ghoulam in January, according to reports. The Premier League giants will join Serie A champions Juve in hunting the Algerian international to bolster their defence this winter. Ghoulam is no closer to signing a new...
The Sun - Tue Sep 5 9:31 AM
EDEN HAZARD has hailed Cesc Fabregas as ‘The Master’ at Chelsea for his skills AND intelligence. Spain midfielder Fabregas has won the World Cup and European Championship, as well as countless honours in England and Barcelona. Hazard, 26, said: “Cesc is the master. I call him ‘The Master’ becaus...
The Sun - Tue Sep 5 8:45 AM
ANTONIO CONTE was barred from speaking to Ross Barkley over his proposed move to Chelsea amid fears he would scupper the deal, it has been claimed. Everton star Barkley was on the verge of making the switch to Stamford Bridge last week in a transfer deadline day £35million deal. But The Times cla...
The Sun - Tue Sep 5 7:58 AM
MANCHESTER CITY and Chelsea are in the hunt for Toby Alderweireld, according to reports. The Belgium star stunned Tottenham yesterday by demanding a pay rise and revealing EIGHT top clubs are chasing him. According to the Telegraph, City and Chelsea are both keeping tabs on the situation. Alderwe...
The Sun - Tue Sep 5 6:55 AM
MANCHESTER UNITED and Chelsea are eyeing up moves for unsettled Liverpool midfielder Emre Can, according to reports. The German international has less than a year left on his contract and has been linked with a move to Juventus in recent weeks. But Italian paper Tuttosport are now reporting that...
The Sun - Tue Sep 5 12:53 AM
EDEN HAZARD has hailed Cesc Fabregas as ‘The Master’ at Chelsea for his skills AND intelligence. Spain midfielder Fabregas has won the World Cup and European Championship, as well as countless honours in England and Barcelona. Hazard, 26, said: “Cesc is the master. I call him ‘The Master’ becaus...
The Sun - Mon Sep 4 5:34 PM
JIMMY FLOYD HASSELBAINK will become the new manager of Northampton Town. The former Chelsea forward has been eyeing new opportunities since being sacked by Queens Park Rangers in November. Northampton parted company with Justin Edinburgh in the dying moments of deadline day following the club’s s...
The Sun - Mon Sep 4 4:11 PM
IT’S the post-transfer window question that has got football fans across the land grinning knowingly – or ordering another pint to drown their sorrows. What’s the difference between Chelsea, Everton and Arsenal? One got Drinkwater, the next got drink-driver…the third are simply turning to drink,...
The Sun - Mon Sep 4 12:22 PM
The last few days have been a bit of a shambles for Chelsea. Antonio Conte missed out on Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, Fernando Llorente and Ross Barkley all in the space of 48 hours. Losing out on three targets so late is clearly a blow for the champions – but don’t be fooled into thinking this is …
The Sun - Mon Sep 4 12:20 PM
DIEGO COSTA will reportedly begin peace talks with Chelsea as he looks to save his World Cup hopes. The controversial striker was unable to secure a move to Atletico Madrid after the two clubs were unable to agree a fee. But the Daily Express are now reporting that Costa is ready to back down fro...
The Sun - Mon Sep 4 11:23 AM
EDEN HAZARD has fuelled speculation he is looking to move to Real Madrid by admitting they are “the best team in the world” and gushing over boss Zinedine Zidane. The Belgian winger, who hasn’t appeared for the Blues this season, as he continues his recovery from injury, has been linked with a mo...
The Sun - Mon Sep 4 11:12 AM
ANTONIO CONTE will parade the full range of his summer signings for the first time at Leicester City on Saturday. And take a good look and see how young they all are. With the exception of reserve keeper Willy Caballero, not one of the five new Chelsea players on the payroll is older than 27. …
The Sun - Mon Sep 4 10:32 AM
EDEN HAZARD has fuelled speculation he fancies a move to Real Madrid by admitting they are “the best team in the world” and gushed over boss Zinedine Zidane. The Belgian winger, who is yet to appear for the Blues this season while he recovers from injury, has been linked with a move to the Spanis...
The Sun - Mon Sep 4 10:19 AM
LEICESTER host Chelsea this weekend in the clash of the two most-recent Premier League champions. The Blues got off to a poor start with a loss against Burnley, but have won their next two fixtures to close the gap on the top four. Meanwhile, the Foxes have won one and lost two of their first …
The Sun - Mon Sep 4 10:01 AM
ROSS BARKLEY rejected a deadline day move to Chelsea due to Antonio Conte switching his phone off and failing to speak to the Everton midfielder. That is the astonishing claim made by former Premier League star Joey Barton. England international Barkley appeared set to move from Merseyside to the...
The Sun - Mon Sep 4 9:41 AM
ROSS BARKLEY will move to Tottenham in January after snubbing a move to Chelsea on transfer deadline day, according to reports. The Everton star was expected to leave Goodison in this summer, but will now move at the start of 2018. The Daily Star claims the England international travelled down to...
The Sun - Mon Sep 4 8:57 AM
ARSENAL fans are planning a stunning protest against Arsene Wenger ahead of their blockbuster clash against Chelsea later this month. Supporters are already furious over the club’s start to the season after losing their last two matches – including the 4-0 thrashing against Liverpool. NEW CUSTOME...