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The Sun - Sat Oct 14 9:21 PM
ANDREA BELOTTI is being urged to stay at Torino amid interest from Manchester United and Chelsea. According to Tuttosport, a new deal is in the works for the forward – including a £2.6m pay rise and four per cent cut of a transfer fee. The 23-year-old signed a new five-year contract last year, wh...
The Sun - Sat Oct 14 4:53 PM
WILFRIED ZAHA returned from injury to inspire Palace to their first points of the season. An own goal from Cesar Azpilicueta was cancelled out by Tiemoue Bakayoko’s first Premier League goal, before Zaha struck the winner, as all the goals came in the first half. Palace hadn’t scored in their sev...
The Sun - Sat Oct 14 4:53 PM
TAMMY ABRAHAM bagged a double at the Liberty Stadium to earn Swansea a first home win of the season. The Chelsea loanee struck either side of half time as City made Huddersfield pay for their mistakes. Swansea came within an ace of taking the lead in the ninth minute when Abraham’s strike was bri...
The Sun - Sat Oct 14 3:22 PM
CRYSTAL PALACE have FINALLY broken their unwanted record of 731 Premier League minutes without scoring. Roy Hodgen’s men took just eleven minutes to net against Chelsea this afternoon, through a Cesar Azpilicueta own goal. Crystal Palace have actually scored a goal in a game of football. The end...
The Sun - Sat Oct 14 2:41 PM
CRYSTAL PALACE star Wilfried Zaha will make his comeback from injury in Palace’s game on Saturday against Chelsea. The flying winger has been absent for the struggling Eagles since the opening day of the season through injury. The 24-year-old had his knee brace removed last month after picking u...
The Sun - Sat Oct 14 12:31 PM
EDEN HAZARD admits that he has “no chance” of winning the 2017 Ballon d’Or. In fact, the Chelsea star believes that he has only been nominated for the award because he is a Blues player. Hazard nomination is recognition of his superb performances during Chelsea’s Premier League winning season. Th...
The Sun - Sat Oct 14 9:37 AM
AC MILAN insist they are not making moves to lure Antonio Conte back to Italy. The homesick Chelsea chief has been linked with a return to South Europe next summer. But director of football Massimiliano Mirabelli claims there have been no moves in a show of support to under-fire Rossoneri boss Vi...
The Sun - Fri Oct 13 10:39 PM
TIEMOUE BAKAYOKO has brushed up on his driving skills in the wake of his car crash just weeks after joining Chelsea. The £40 million ex-Monaco midfielder struggled to adapt to driving on the left-hand side of the road in England. And he had a lucky escape when his £150, 000 Mercedes hit a tree on...
The Sun - Fri Oct 13 10:30 PM
TIEMOUE BAKAYOKO is dye-ing to score his first Premier League goal for Chelsea and will celebrate in the most colourful way. Bakayoko, 23, has already scored in the Champions League but is gunning to break his duck in the Premier league against struggling Crystal Palace today. The fun-loving midf...
The Sun - Fri Oct 13 10:30 PM
TIEMOUE BAKAYOKO is easy to pick out in a crowd — with his shock of hair the colour of dirty snow. But Chelsea’s £40million midfielder is happy making everybody else look good on the football pitch. This young and flamboyant Frenchman takes inspiration from Blues legend Claude Makelele. The forme...
The Sun - Fri Oct 13 10:19 PM
TOTTENHAM starlet Josh Onomah has revealed how Chelsea legend John Terry is helping him become a man and hopefully a Premier League player. The 20-year-old midfielder was sent out to Aston Villa on loan at the start of the season to gain some first-team experience. The prospect of leaving home in...
The Sun - Fri Oct 13 6:51 PM
PANAMA’S first qualification for the World Cup has been overshadowed by them scoring a controversial goal ‘ghost goal’ against Costa Rica. Gabriel Torres’ equaliser against Costa Rica didn’t appear to cross the line, and without goal-line technology, a goal was given in their 2-1 win. Torres’ str...
The Sun - Fri Oct 13 5:05 PM
ANTONIO CONTE insists he’s committed to Chelsea despite being linked with a return to Italy. The Premier League title winner has also revealed his family have finally made the move to London and there are no plans to make a U-turn any time soon. Despite enjoying a stunning debut season in England...
The Sun - Fri Oct 13 4:57 PM
ALVARO MORATA was spotted heading into Chelsea’s training ground as he closes on a return from injury. And while the Spanish striker was on the treatment table, Danny Drinkwater was snapped stepping up his recovery at Cobham. Blues face beleaguered Crystal Palace this weekend with Antonio Conte p...
The Sun - Fri Oct 13 2:13 PM
ANTONIO CONTE has warned Charly Musonda to quit fooling around on social media and start working on being good enough to be a Chelsea star. Chelsea boss Conte was left fuming when highly-rated midfielder Musonda went public to voice his frustrations at his lack of first team chances. The 20-year-...
The Sun - Fri Oct 13 1:52 PM
CHELSEA could turn to yougster Etham Ampadu to help solve their midfield injury crisis. Blues boss Antonio Conte is without N’Golo Kante and Danny Drinkwater through injury, with no sepcific date on either returning to action. Tiemoue Bakayoko and Ces Fabregas are his only fit senior midfielders...
The Sun - Fri Oct 13 1:34 PM
CHELSEA could turn to yougster Etham Ampadu to help solve their midfield injury crisis. Blues boss Antonio Conte is without N’Golo Kante and Danny Drinkwater through injury, with no sepcific date on either returning to action. Tiemoue Bakayoko and Ces Fabregas are his only fit senior midfielders...
The Sun - Fri Oct 13 11:38 AM
ARSENAL and Chelsea are among the clubs chasing the signature of Manchester United starlet Dean Henderson. SunSport revealed this week how England under-21 goalkeeper Henderson could quit Old Trafford when his contract runs out at the end of the season. And United’s Premier League rivals could be...
The Sun - Fri Oct 13 8:34 AM
CHELSEA could loan out Charly Musonda after the youngster’s Instagram rant at a lack of game time, according to reports. The Belgian forward took a swipe at the Blues as his frustrations at a lack of first team action appeared to get the better of him. And the Evening Standard are reporting that...
The Sun - Thu Oct 12 11:49 PM
CHELSEA fans will breathe a sigh of relief after AC Milan confirmed they were not interested in poaching boss Antonio Conte. The Italian, despite winning the Premier League title with Chelsea last season, has been the subject of constant speculation that he he will leave the club. And a move back...
The Sun - Thu Oct 12 11:04 PM
CARLO Ancelotti will turn down the chance to take over as Italy boss – because he wants to come back to the Premier League. Former Chelsea chief Ancelotti is out of work after his shock sacking by Bayern Munich. The veteran former Juventus, Milan, PSG and Real Madrid manager has been targeted by...
The Sun - Thu Oct 12 4:54 PM
ALVARO MORATA showed one way how to cope with getting stuck in London traffic – by becoming a karaoke king. The Chelsea striker and his stunning wife Alice Campello were taking a ride in a taxi in the capital when things ground to a halt. So instead of complaining or staring miserably out of the …
The Sun - Thu Oct 12 4:06 PM
CESC FABREGAS and stunning wife Daniella Semaan headed out to a Mayfair nightclub with Chelsea team-mate Marcos Alonso on Monday night. The Blues duo and Semaan were spotted leaving Loulou’s nightclub in West London earlier this week. Neither Fabregas nor Alonso made the Spain squad so had the in...
The Sun - Thu Oct 12 3:36 PM
CHELSEA will reportedly attempt to sign Atletico Madrid goalkeeper Jan Oblak if they lose Thibaut Courtois next summer. Belgium international Courtois has been repeatedly linked with a move away from Stamford Bridge. Real Madrid and neighbours Atletico appear to be the leading the race for the 25...
The Sun - Thu Oct 12 1:41 PM
CHELSEA legend Gianluca Vialli has revealed how football changed his life in the most “important” way: He had sex! Vialli is convinced he would still be a virgin were it not for the beautiful game. Borrowing Peter Crouch’s famous line, Vialli, who spent three years at Stamford Bridge as a player,...
The Sun - Thu Oct 12 1:06 PM
CHELSEA will reportedly target Atletico Madrid star Jan Oblak should they lose Thibaut Courtois next summer. The Belgian international has continuously been linked with a move away from Stamford Bridge. Real Madrid and neighbours Atletico appear to be the leading the race for the 25-year-old. And...
The Sun - Thu Oct 12 12:48 PM
TIM CAHILL has been criticised for performing a PAID celebration after scoring Australia’s winner against Syria on Tuesday. The former Everton star poked home the crucial goal to send his country through to the next stage of World Cup qualifiers. And after finding the back of the net, Cahill then...
The Sun - Thu Oct 12 11:14 AM
CHELSEA boss Antonio Conte is eyeing a shock move to help bolster his striking options. The Blues lost Diego Costa this summer after a long stand-off between the now Atletico Madrid man and the Italian coach. Although they managed to bring in Alvaro Morata from Real Madrid, who has made an impres...
The Sun - Thu Oct 12 10:26 AM
WITH the mundane international break now thankfully over, our focus shifts from watching a team fail to recapture old glories back to the chase for domestic and European silverware. While last season was kind to us in terms of injuries and suspensions, this term hasn’t followed suit. A broken ank...
The Sun - Thu Oct 12 8:40 AM
CHELSEA, Manchester City and Arsenal provide the best Premier League grub, according to Brazilian journalists. ESPN Brazil reporter Joao Castelo-Branco has covered English football for 15 years and knows the difference between a proper pie and a bland burger. He said: “I’ve been to almost every s...
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...