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The Sun - Wed Oct 11 10:30 PM
N’GOLO KANTE has dealt Chelsea a fresh injury blow as he looks set to miss the rest of this month with a hamstring injury. The influential midfielder is back at the club’s training ground undergoing treatment for the problem which forced him out of international duty at the weekend. It is feared...
The Sun - Wed Oct 11 5:15 PM
CRYSTAL PALACE’S start to the season has been record-breaking, just not in the way they would have hoped for. The Eagles became the first side to lose their first four opening games without scoring when they were beaten by Burnley last month, and it’s only got worse. We’re now into October and Pa...
The Sun - Wed Oct 11 12:30 PM
CRYSTAL PALACE host rivals Chelsea in the Premier League. The game kicks off at 3pm. Match stats Crystal Palace have won only one of their previous eight Premier League matches against Chelsea at Selhurst Park (W1 D1 L6), winning 1-0 in March 2014 under Tony Pulis. Chelsea (421) have won more poi...
The Sun - Wed Oct 11 12:04 PM
PANAMA stunned the globe to reach their first-ever World Cup finals spot following their controversial 2-1 win over Costa Rica on Tuesday night. A “ghost goal” saw the Central Americans come from behind to snatch a win, while the USA lost by the same scoreline to minnows Trinidad and Tobago to mi...
The Sun - Wed Oct 11 11:15 AM
IS there nothing Chelsea star N’Golo Kante can’t do? Back-to-back Premier League titles, making the Ballon d’Or shortlist… and even being a fully-qualified accountant. As well as being a sensationally-gifted footballer, the French midfielder recently revealed his other potential career path. Kant...
The Sun - Wed Oct 11 9:18 AM
THE USA failed to reach the World Cup for the first time since 1986 after a controversial ghost goal saw Panama beat Costa Rica. Bruce Arena’s side lost 2-1 to Trinidad and Tobago , while the Panamanians toppled Costa Rica by the same result. But there have been claims Panama’s first goal did not...
The Sun - Tue Oct 10 6:49 PM
CHARLY MUSONDA has been given a dressing down by Chelsea for his blast at the club. The ambitious Belgian forward let rip on Instagram as his frustrations at a lack of first team action appeared to get the better of him. Musonda has started one match for the first team and scored – in last …
The Sun - Tue Oct 10 6:27 PM
DIEGO COSTA threw an almighty strop in Atletico Madrid training today when he was told to work away from the rest of the squad. The Spanish striker, who finally secured his dream move back to Atletico from Chelsea after going on strike, was back to his moody best in Majadahonda. He was told to go...
The Sun - Tue Oct 10 5:54 PM
JOHN TERRY’s brother Paul is ready for a surprise move into management with Oldham Athletic. Terry is a pal of caretaker Richie Wellens and is poised to join his coaching team at the League One strugglers. Instagram Wellens hopes to get the nod to become full-time boss after a winning start to hi...
The Sun - Tue Oct 10 5:49 PM
CHELSEA have told Charly Musonda to do his talking on the pitch after he moaned about a lack of first-team football. The Blues forward, 21, posted an incredible rant on Instagram on Monday, hitting out at the club for not giving him a chance. Belgian ace Musonda has made just one Premier League a...
The Sun - Tue Oct 10 4:49 PM
CRYSTAL PALACE finally look like getting some positive news as Wilfried Zaha appears to be on the verge of returning to action. The flying winger has been absent for the struggling Eagles since the opening day of the season through injury. Zaha, 24, had his knee brace removed last month after pic...
The Sun - Tue Oct 10 12:52 PM
EX-CHELSEA and Manchester City star George Weah is in line to become PRESIDENT of Liberia. Weah, the 1995 World Footballer of the Year, is already a senator in his home country. The 51-year-old is now standing in the west African country’s presidential election today. He is favourite among the 20...
The Sun - Tue Oct 10 12:34 PM
TIM CAHILL bagged a brace as Australia broke 10-man Syria’s hearts. The minnows – bidding to reach their first World Cup – hit the post in the dying seconds as they almost snatched an unlikely away-goals victory. But Cahill’s injury-time second ensured the Aussies reached a second play-off with a...
The Sun - Tue Oct 10 10:18 AM
France boss Didier Deschamps has confirmed that N’Golo Kante will miss France’s final qualifier against Belarus on Tuesday due to injury. Kante limped off with a thigh injury in France’s clash with Bulgaria on Saturday night. The Chelsea midfielder clutched the back of his leg as he left the pitc...
The Sun - Tue Oct 10 10:03 AM
PARIS SAINT-GERMAIN are ready to open the cheque book yet again in an attempt to land Chelsea’s N’Golo Kante, according to reports in France. The big spending French side are plotting a £90million bid for the midfield enforcer next summer. They are already likely to make the loan move of Kylian M...
The Sun - Tue Oct 10 8:10 AM
CHELSEA youngster Charly Musonda appears to have launched an astonishing rant against the club. The Belgian midfielder scored in his one Blues appearance – against Nottingham Forest in the Carabao Cup last month – since joining from Anderlecht in 2012. Musonda, 20, spent last season out on loan a...
The Sun - Mon Oct 9 10:49 PM
ITALIAN chiefs are plotting to lure Antonio Conte back as national boss. Conte quit after Euro 2016 to take over at Chelsea and is nearly midway through a three-year deal. But Italy’s faltering qualification for next summer’s World Cup has prompted senior figures within their FA to launch a lobby...
The Sun - Mon Oct 9 5:16 PM
WE’VE teamed up with Carabao, Chelsea’s official training wear partner and sponsors of the Carabao Cup, to offer a one lucky reader a pair of tickets for the Blues’ Carabao Cup game with Everton on October 25. All you have to do to be in with a chance of winning and watching Antonio Conte’s playe...
The Sun - Mon Oct 9 1:52 PM
DIEGO COSTA has been put through his paces in a bid to build his fitness… but still found time to sip a cold one in Marbella. The former Chelsea man was treating himself to a low-key birthday beer in the Spanish holiday resort after turning 29 on Saturday. Despite sacrificing a pre-season at the...
The Sun - Mon Oct 9 12:31 PM
FORMER Chelsea star Ramires is reportedly set for a return to European football with Inter Milan. Tuttosport via TMW claims the Jiangsu Suning star is being lined up for a loan move to the San Siro as Inter look to end Juventus’ reign of dominance in Serie A. Ramires has been a smash hit since …
The Sun - Mon Oct 9 12:07 PM
ALVARO MORATA has lost his battle to be fit for Chelsea’s Premier League clash at Crystal Palace on Saturday. Morata has a grade two hamstring tear but claimed he would be able to recover in time for this weekend when the Premier League resumes after the international break. He even Tweeted he ha...
The Sun - Mon Oct 9 10:15 AM
CHELSEA wonderkid Callum Hudson-Odoi has emerged as one of the brightest young prospects in English football. The 16-year-old’s blistering run of form for club and country has not gone unnoticed as a number of clubs indicate their interest. The highly-rated youngster was handed a new three-year d...
The Sun - Sun Oct 8 11:26 PM
LIVERPOOL ace Mohamed Salah sparked a pitch invasion after sending Egypt to the 2018 World Cup with a 95th minute penalty. The former Chelsea man smashed home from 12-yards to beat Congo 2-1 with just seconds of injury time to spare. The Pharaohs had not reached the World Cup finals since 1990 bu...
The Sun - Sun Oct 8 10:39 PM
ANDREA PIRLO has opened the door on a move to Chelsea — as assistant manager. The Italian World Cup winner, 38, will retire when his New York City contract expires in December. And he is not ruling out linking up with former boss Antonio Conte. Chelsea chief Conte has no No 2 and Pirlo said: “I’...
The Sun - Sun Oct 8 8:22 PM
France boss Didier Deschamps has confirmed that N’golo Kante will miss France’s final qualifier against Belarus on Tuesday due to injury. Kante limped off with a thigh injury in France’s clash with Bulgaria. The Chelsea midfielder clutched the back of his leg as he left the pitch in the first hal...
The Sun - Sun Oct 8 7:06 PM
CHELSEA boss Antonio Conte is considering quitting the club at the end of the season, according to reports. The Italian is currently in his second season at Stamford Bridge after winning the Premier League title but has already made it clear he wants a return to Italy in the future. And according...
The Sun - Sun Oct 8 6:08 PM
CHELSEA boss Antonio Conte is considering quitting the club at the end of the season, according to reports. The Italian is currently in his second season at Stamford Bridge after winning the Premier League title but has already made it clear he wants a return to Italy in the future. And according...
The Sun - Sun Oct 8 9:49 AM
ALEX SANDRO is set to sign a new deal at Juventus that will keep him out of Chelsea’s reach for the foreseeable future. According to reports in Italy, the Brazilian has been offered a bumper new deal at Juve worth £6.28million over five years. The deal would match the salary offered by the Premie...
The Sun - Sat Oct 7 8:37 PM
N’GOLO KANTE limped off with an apparent hamstring injury in France’s clash with Bulgaria. The Chelsea midfielder clutched the back of his leg as he left the pitch in the first half of the World Cup qualifier. Kante’s injury is a huge blow for Chelsea with the Frenchman critical to their midfield...
The Sun - Sat Oct 7 6:10 PM
N’GOLO KANTE has revealed he has no regrets about turning down a move to boyhood club Paris Saint-Germain in favour for Chelsea. The 26-year-old was a wanted man after starring in Leicester City’s Premier League title-winning campaign, but chose to join the Blues instead of PSG. With the Ligue 1...
The Sun - Sat Oct 7 12:42 AM
NEYMAR, Ronaldinho, Xavi, Andres Iniesta, Toni Kroos, Cesc Fabregas and Carlos Tevez all took their first steps towards global stardom at the Fifa Under-17 World Cup. Now England’s class of 2017 — led by boss Steve Cooper — aim to follow in the footsteps of football’s biggest names at the finals...
The Sun - Fri Oct 6 8:09 PM
THIBAUT COURTOIS is reportedly reluctant to sign a new deal at Chelsea and is holding out for a move to Real Madrid and a return to La Liga. The former Atletico Madrid keeper’s contract expires with the London club in 2019 and is said to be ignoring their attempts to extend his stay. Spanish pape...
The Sun - Fri Oct 6 6:55 PM
Chelsea have echoed the concerns of their fans who are campaigning to stop Sky Sports from moving Premier League games to Christmas Eve, according to reports. Sky will announce their festive schedule on October 16 and it is believed they hope to broadcast two live games on Christmas Eve for the f...
The Sun - Fri Oct 6 4:13 PM
The grimace on the face of Diego Costa was all too familiar but it hadn’t been caused by a referee or opposition player. It was because the striker was feeling the effects of pre-season training. That is effectively what Costa is going through despite it being October. Having completed a £54m ret...
The Sun - Fri Oct 6 1:58 PM
FORMER Chelsea star Ricardo Carvalho has been sentenced to seven months in jail over tax fraud. The veteran defender pleaded guilty to a charge of concealing income from his image rights during a two-year spell at Real Madrid. MORE TO FOLLOW
The Sun - Fri Oct 6 11:40 AM
CHELSEA are to take advice from Tottenham about their Wembley move as they prepare to redevelop Stamford Bridge. The Premier League champions are moving ahead with plans to knock down their existing ground and build a new £500million stadium on the site. The new stadium could be ready for the sta...
The Sun - Fri Oct 6 9:20 AM
HARRY KANE is one of the best footballers ex-England and Chelsea captain John Terry ever played against. With the Blues and Three Lions, Terry played against some of the greatest players of modern times, including Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, Zinedine Zidane and Brazil legend Ronaldo. Kane bo...
The Sun - Thu Oct 5 4:53 PM
CHELSEA are aiming to DOUBLE revenue in next ten years and set for dual stadium-shirt sponsor like Arsenal. The reigning Premier League champions currently only fourth in the earners list but are hoping to join Europe’s elite. The Blues are eyeing up a dual shirt-stadium sponsorship deal, much li...
The Sun - Thu Oct 5 2:52 PM
THE Brazilians have always been known for their Samba magic with a football at their feet. And two of their most skillful players are keeping with the tradition ahead of their World Cup qualifiers. Chelsea’s Willian and Neymar proved why they are classed as dead-ball specialists on the training p...
The Sun - Thu Oct 5 1:53 PM
CRYSTAL PALACE have received a huge boost after Wilfried Zaha made a triumphant return to training. The 24-year-old is yet to feature since opening day after picking up a knee injury. In that time, Palace have sacked Frank de Boer and hired Roy Hodgson as his replacement. But the Eagles are still...
The Sun - Thu Oct 5 12:28 PM
DIEGO COSTA looked to be feeling the heat as he was put through a gruelling training session at Atletico Madrid. The former Chelsea star didn’t have a pre-season after he was axed by Antonio Conte. And Atletico are keen to ensure that Costa will be in tip-top condition for his January comeback. T...
The Sun - Thu Oct 5 10:35 AM
CHELSEA are ready to hand Eden Hazard a bumper new contract – and then follow up with a similar deal for Thibaut Courtois. Belgian star Hazard is already Chelsea’s highest-paid player on £200, 000-a-week but the club are keen to hand him better terms to ward off interest from Europe’s biggest clu...
The Sun - Thu Oct 5 10:23 AM
CHELSEA and Liverpool could battle it out for Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Javier Pastore. The Argentine has been told he is free to leave the French capital when the January transfer window opens. PSG want to balance the books following the massive money arrivals of Neymar and Kylian Mbappe. A...
The Sun - Thu Oct 5 9:53 AM
FORMER Chelsea star Oscar admits he’d like a Premier League return one day – and hopes it’s with the current champions. The Brazil international quit Stamford Bridge for a £60million move to the Chinese Super League at the start of 2017. Oscar has been in terrific form for Shanghai SIPG so far, h...
The Sun - Thu Oct 5 7:17 AM
TOTTENHAM reportedly want to use Ross Barkey as a central midfielder if they can beat Chelsea to his signature in January. Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino failed with a £35million bid over the summer, with the Blues also not getting a deal done. The England midfielder, 23, could be available for a...