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The Sun - Wed Sep 13 11:32 PM
CHELSEA ace Michy Batshuayi started a war of words with FIFA 18 over his new rating. The Belgian international has been forced to pay the price for sitting on the bench at the Blues after seeing his overall rating drop since last year. PLEASE EXPLAIN @EASPORTSFIFA 🤣🤣🤣 pic.twitter.com/1niLyAqger —...
The Sun - Wed Sep 13 5:59 PM
CHELSEA are reportedly confident that Eden Hazard will sign a new contract in the coming weeks. TMW claims the Belgian superstar is on the verge of extending his Stamford Bridge stay to 2021. Hazard’s current deal runs until 2020 and sees him pocket a whopping £200, 000-a-week. But Chelsea’s key...
The Sun - Wed Sep 13 5:32 PM
N’GOLO KANTE is dreaming of an even better partnership with Danny Drinkwater at Chelsea than the duo’s tittle-winning heroics at Leicester. Frenchman Kante followed up the Foxes’ 5000-1 Premier League crown two seasons ago with Chelsea’s title joy last term. And he is delighted fellow midfielder...
The Sun - Wed Sep 13 4:40 PM
ATLETICO MADRID are closing in on the signing of Chelsea outcast Diego Costa, according to reports. The Spaniard finally looks set to get him dream move having spent the summer and start of the campaign AWOL in Brazil. According to Sky Sports, Diego Simeone’s side have “made a breakthrough in neg...
The Sun - Wed Sep 13 3:47 PM
NORWICH defender Sean Raggett has incredibly claimed he was spat at by Chelsea goalkeeper Bradley Collins on Tuesday. Raggett, on loan at Lincoln, reveals the Forest Green Rovers loanee spat at him during the League Two clash, which sparked a mass brawl. The Canaries defender took to Twitter to p...
The Sun - Wed Sep 13 3:13 PM
DIEGO COSTA could play in Saudi Arabia once he completes his £53million move to Atletico Madrid. The controversial forward is back in the Spanish capital, where he watched on TV as his former side draw 0-0 away to Roma. EXCLUSIVE OFFER: BET £5 GET A FREE £10 BET /boxout But the Daily Mail are re...
The Sun - Wed Sep 13 1:39 PM
CHELSEA are ready to go head-t0-head with Barcelona for Bayer Leverkusen wonderkid Atakan Akkaynak, according to reports. The Express are claiming that the Blues have sent scouts to watch the young German in action and could make a bid for him in January. EXCLUSIVE OFFER: BET £5 GET A FREE £10 BE...
The Sun - Wed Sep 13 1:00 PM
CHELSEA legend Marcel Desailly sang You’ll Never Walk Alone with Celtic fans – just hours after recalling Marseille’s controversial Euro triumph over Rangers. Desailly – covering the Hoops’ Champions League clash with PSG for BeIN Sports – was at the heart of the Marseille squad who edged out Wal...
The Sun - Wed Sep 13 11:43 AM
DIEGO COSTA could reportedly be heading to Saudi Arabia when he completes his £53million move to Atletico Madrid. The controversial striker is back in the Spanish capital and watched his former club in the Champions League last night as a return edged closer. EXCLUSIVE OFFER: BET £5 GET A FREE £1...
The Sun - Wed Sep 13 10:20 AM
FRANK LAMPARD believes Eden Hazard can scale the same heights as Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo. Chelsea hit Qarabag for six as they enjoyed an easy night on their Champions League return. Hazard came on for the last half hour to help Blues net their final three goals. And Lampard reckons tha...
The Sun - Tue Sep 12 10:30 PM
PEP GUARDIOLA is praying Ederson does not suffer any mental scars after his horror clash with Sadio Mane. The Manchester City keeper’s face needed eight stitches and was also badly bruised following a boot in the face from the Liverpool forward. Yet Ederson trained yesterday wearing a skull cap —...
The Sun - Tue Sep 12 10:00 PM
WE’VE teamed up with Carabao, Chelsea’s official training wear partner and sponsors of the Carabao Cup. And we’re offering a one lucky reader a pair of tickets for the Blues’ Carabao Cup game with Nottingham Forest on September 20. All you have to do to be in with a chance of winning and watching...
The Sun - Tue Sep 12 9:36 PM
DAVIDE ZAPPACOSTA scored on his Chelsea debut – while Tiemoue Bakayoko came off the bench to open his account in an easy win at Stamford Bridge against Azerbaijan minnows Qarabag. It was the first game back in the Champions League for the Blues after a season out of Europe and they were barely te...
The Sun - Tue Sep 12 9:11 PM
DAVIDE ZAPPACOSTA’S full debut got off a dream start with an unbelievable solo run and strike. The defender picked up the ball in his own half and sprinted past two players down the right touchline. "Never mind Diego Costa, how about Davide Zappacosta!?!" The Chelsea full-back marks his debut wit...
The Sun - Tue Sep 12 5:42 PM
CHELSEA will travel to Azerbaijan for the first time when they take on Qarabag in the Champions League. The Blues’ fifth group match will be without doubt their longest away trip, as they take on Atletico Madrid and Roma in their other matches. Here is all you need to know to travel to Qarabag vs...
The Sun - Tue Sep 12 4:51 PM
ARSENAL fans were furious after Michael Oliver was appointed for their trip to Chelsea. Arsene Wenger‘s side travel to Stamford Bridge at Sunday lunchtime and will have to deal with a man who’ll be subjected to the usual “12th man” jibes. Social media was awash with vitriol from some, with other...
The Sun - Tue Sep 12 4:30 PM
ROMA take on Atletico Madrid in a match that could go a long way to deciding who qualifies from Group C. The Serie A runners-up know they need to get off to a good start to pile the pressure on last season’s semi-finalists Atletico, and Premier League champions Chelsea. Roma and Atlético Madrid’s...
The Sun - Tue Sep 12 4:01 PM
CHELSEA outcast Diego Costa is on his way back to Europe. However his destination is not London – the striker is heading to Spain to force through a return to Atletico Madrid, according to reports. Journalist Gianluca Di Marzio reports the wantaway striker boarded a private jet to Madrid in the h...
The Sun - Tue Sep 12 3:43 PM
THE Champions League features the return of Manchester United and Chelsea tonight, but the game of the round is without a doubt Barcelona hosting Juventus. It’s a match-up worthy of the final, as it was in 2015, rather than an opening group game. Top of La Liga plays top of Serie A. Both teams ha...
The Sun - Tue Sep 12 3:06 PM
FRANK LAMPARD says Alvaro Moratta will only get better for Chelsea now he is playing in the Champions League. Blues legend Lampard has been impressed by the impact the Spanish striker has made since his club record move from Real Madrid. Morata has shrugged off the pressure of his £58million pric...
The Sun - Tue Sep 12 2:56 PM
THE Champions League is finally back, as the group stages get underway tonight. Six British sides will begin their campaign, with Arsenal, Chelsea, Liverpool, Manchester City, Manchester United, Tottenham and Celtic all in action. That already looks a good omen, as the last time there were six ho...
The Sun - Tue Sep 12 2:52 PM
ROMAN ABRAMOVICH is £186 million lighter but still you get the sense Antonio Conte wanted to spend more. Tonight we will get to see whether Chelsea’s demanding manager has a legitimate case for raiding his boss’ wallet even more despite the massive transfer splurge in the summer. Six big name pla...
The Sun - Tue Sep 12 1:08 PM
ANTONIO RUDIGER had N’Golo Kante in stitches at his Chelsea initiation. The German defender would certainly have pocketed a few quid after making a £34million move from Roma. And he rapped about being a “young money millionaire” ahead of Blues’ Champions League clash with Qarabag tonight. Rudiger...
The Sun - Tue Sep 12 12:33 PM
EARLIER this week, North Korean leader Kim Jong-un was revealed to be a huge Manchester United fan. A close friend of the nuclear tyrant revealed to SunSport how he loves the beautiful game and never misses a major football tournament. Italian senator Antonio Razzi confirmed the crackpot dictator...
The Sun - Tue Sep 12 12:23 PM
SO here it is then, Chelsea finally make their return to the glitz and glamour of the Champions League. The yearlong absence more than helped us in our march to the Premier League last season. Our first opponents represent none of the glitz or glamour normally associated with the competition, hai...
The Sun - Tue Sep 12 11:46 AM
ANTONIO CONTE’S next challenge as Chelsea boss is the Champions League as he is set for his game in charge of the Blues in Europe. The Blues welcome Qarabag to Stamford Bridge as the Premier League champions will look to get off to a good start in the group stages. FACT ME This is the …
The Sun - Tue Sep 12 11:03 AM
IN the space of a year, the most expensive fee for a footballer has shot up from £89million to £198million after Neymar’s transfer from Paris Saint-Germain. That fee has meant fees for players are higher than ever, and it surely won’t be long before the Premier League sees its first £100million p...
The Sun - Tue Sep 12 10:25 AM
CHELSEA legend Didier Drogba insists Serge Aurier has joined the wrong Premier League side. Aurier signed for Tottenham for £23million on Deadline Day, after three years with Paris Saint-Germain. The Ivory Coast right-back was linked with moves to Manchester United and Drogba’s beloved Chelsea. A...
The Sun - Tue Sep 12 10:16 AM
DIEGO COSTA could finally end his Chelsea nightmare and seal his return to Atletico Madrid TODAY, according to reports. The Spanish international has been frozen out by Blues boss Antonio Conte since the end of last season and has been in his native Brazil ever since. Marca are now reporting that...
The Sun - Tue Sep 12 9:04 AM
CHELSEA, Manchester City and Tottenham have launched new third kits – all with a camouflage design. The Premier League duo have revealed their brand new designs in a joint unveiling of a new range from kit manufacturers Nike. Chelsea’s effort is different shades of grey, while Tottenham will we...
The Sun - Tue Sep 12 7:32 AM
ANTONIO CONTE will manage his first game in Europe for Chelsea. The Blues did not have European football last season and took advantage of the extra rest to storm to the Premier League title. But Chelsea will have no such luxury this season and face Azebaijani champions Qarabag – who are making t...
The Sun - Mon Sep 11 7:44 PM
CHELSEA face a first ever trip to Azerbaijan as they return to the Champions League after a year-long absence. With Atletico Madrid and Roma also drawn in the group, it is fair to say Azeri champions Qarabag are by far the least known of the Blues’ opponents. Here is all you need to know to …
The Sun - Mon Sep 11 4:20 PM
CHELSEA are set to escape FA punishment for an anti-Semitic chant sung by Blues fans regarding Alvaro Morata. A handful of the Blues’ 3, 000 travelling supporters took part in a song that was abusive towards Jews during the club’s 2-1 win over Leicester on Saturday. The chant – which used new-sig...
The Sun - Mon Sep 11 3:07 PM
BENJAMIN MENDY would have rejected a move to Chelsea because he was so determined to join Manchester City. Monaco vice-president Vadim Vasilyev has revealed the conversations he had with the French international before his £49.3million switch to the Etihad. And Vasilyev explained how there was on...
The Sun - Mon Sep 11 2:47 PM
CHELSEA looked chipper as they prepared for a return to Champions League action. Eden Hazard and Co were enjoying themselves as they stepped onto Blues’ Cobham training pitches on Monday. EXCLUSIVE OFFER: BET £5, GET A FREE £10 BET Antonio Conte will expect them to cruise to victory when they fac...
The Sun - Mon Sep 11 2:23 PM
ANTONIO CONTE is remaining patient and will name Eden Hazard on the bench for the Champions League clash with Qarabag – but Danny Drinkwater is set to miss out. The Belgian international has spent several months on the sidelines after breaking his ankle at the end of last season. He finally made...
The Sun - Mon Sep 11 2:13 PM
WEST HAM missed out on a deadline day deal for former Chelsea star Andre Schurrle. Sources in Germany have told SunSport the attacker was keen on a return to the Premier League after two years in the Bundesliga with Wolfsburg and Borussia Dortmund. A loan deal with an obligation to buy the German...
The Sun - Mon Sep 11 2:01 PM
AN ARGENTINIAN defender produced a hilarious John Terry-esque floor-bound header while in action for River Plate against Banfield. Enzo Perez had opponent Pablo Mouche running at him, and had slipped on the wet surface. At the same moment, the Banfield man had been guilty of a slightly heavy touc...
The Sun - Mon Sep 11 12:28 PM
CESC FABREGAS celebrated Chelsea’s victory against Leicester by hitting the town with girlfriend Daniella Semaan. The Spaniard — who was on the pitch for 80 minutes of the 2-1 win at the King Power Stadium — was pictured by Semaan in a £640 Gucci jumper on the night out. But Fabregas will be back...
The Sun - Mon Sep 11 10:30 AM
HARRY KANE made the headlines this weekend as he finally broke his 2017-18 Premier League drought. The England forward netted twice in a 3-0 win over to Everton – notching his 100th Spurs goal and 80th Premier League strike in the process. In Kane, Mauricio Pochettino has an invaluable home-grown...
The Sun - Mon Sep 11 7:53 AM
SUPER agent Mino Raiola has upset Juventus fans after telling star man Paulo Dybala he should leave the Italian giants. The Argentine already has five goals in just three matches this season, with the Old Lady top of Serie A and carrying a 100 per cent record. Raiola, whose client list includes M...
The Sun - Mon Sep 11 7:20 AM
CHELSEA will slap life bans on any of their fans found guilty of joining in the chorus of anti-Semitic songs at Leicester on Saturday. A section of the 3, 000-strong away support at the King Power shamed themselves by concocting a chant about new striker Alvaro Morata which targets Jews. Chelsea...
The Sun - Mon Sep 11 7:20 AM
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 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...