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The Sun - Sat Sep 23 10:37 PM
DIEGO COSTA could be paraded in front of Atletico Madrid fans ahead of their Champions League clash with Chelsea on Wednesday night. The Spain striker landed in Madrid on Friday and completed a medical before making an appearance in the stands for the 2-0 La Liga win over Sevilla. And he could co...
The Sun - Sat Sep 23 10:15 PM
THE League Cup has always offered clubs the chance to throw some youngsters into the fray and this week was no different, especially with Chelsea and Arsenal. Chelsea played Charly Musonda and brought on Ethan Ampadu and Jake Clarke-Salter while the Gunners gave Reiss Nelson his first start and b...
The Sun - Sat Sep 23 6:26 PM
CHELSEA fans seem to have made it official: Alvaro Morata is better than Diego Costa. Days after the Premier League winner finally forced his way out of Stamford Bridge in a £58million return to Atletico Madrid, Morata bagged a brilliant hat-trick. Morata had already scored three headers before t...
The Sun - Sat Sep 23 5:21 PM
JORIS GNAGNON has confirmed he turned down a move to Stamford Bridge this summer as he feared a lack of game time would stunt his development. The Rennes defender is a rising talent in french football and has attracted attention from not only Chelsea but Borussia Dortmund too. The France Under-20...
The Sun - Sat Sep 23 5:01 PM
ALVARO MORATA took just 81 seconds to make his mark – and then completed his first hat-trick in English football in a dazzling display of expert finishing. Not a bad start for a bloke looking to prove himself after Diego Costa finally headed into the sunset and rejoined Atletico Madrid. Chelsea,...
The Sun - Sat Sep 23 3:02 PM
CHELSEA star Willian claims Diego Costa will be missed but insists the club will move on from the striker’s return to Atletico Madrid. Costa was told by Blues boss Antonio Conte he had no future at Stamford Bridge and was then stuck in the middle of a summer transfer stand-off with the Premier Le...
The Sun - Sat Sep 23 2:16 PM
STOKE take on Chelsea in the Premier League. The game will be played at the bet365 Stadium. FACT ME Stoke City have suffered 13 Premier League defeats against Chelsea in the Premier League; more than they have against any other opponent. Chelsea have won seven of their last eight Premier League...
The Sun - Sat Sep 23 1:52 PM
CHELSEA will face a tough task if they are to get anything more than Diego Costa’s transfer fee out of Atletico Madrid Wednesday. Diego Simeone’s produced a typically well-organised display against Sevilla to rise into second in La Liga — six points ahead of rivals Real Madrid. Even without Cos...
The Sun - Sat Sep 23 12:13 PM
DIEGO COSTA watched Atletico Madrid take on Sevilla after passing his medical this morning. The £57million signing was in the stands at the Wanda Metropolitano after Atleti agreed a deal with Chelsea this week. But supporters will not be able to see him in action on the field until January due to...
The Sun - Sat Sep 23 12:04 PM
RUBEN LOFTUS-CHEEK has admitted he has no idea if he has a future at Chelsea. The midfielder is on loan at Crystal Palace for the season after struggling to make an impact at Stamford Bridge last season. And Loftus-Cheek, 21, insists he is not worried about knowing if he is in Antonio Conte’s lon...
The Sun - Sat Sep 23 10:37 AM
ATLETICO MADRID have dropped a huge hint that Diego Costa will wear the No18 shirt this season. The Spanish international has sealed a £57million switch but cannot be registered until January due to a transfer ban. And when he is added to the squad, Costa could take the No18 short popular with st...
The Sun - Fri Sep 22 11:54 PM
NIGERIA legend Jay-Jay Okocha has urged Tammy Abraham to switch allegiance to the African nation. Abraham, the Chelsea striker on loan at Swansea, insists he remains committed to playing for England – despite meeting Nigeria FA president Amaju Pinnick after the Swans’ draw with Spurs last weekend...
The Sun - Fri Sep 22 11:20 PM
ANTONIO CONTE finally has a striker at Chelsea he can trust to lead the line AND marry your daughter. Clean-cut Alvaro Morata is officially replacing bad-boy Diego Costa as he finalises his drawn-out Atletico Madrid move. And the Spaniard has earned the ultimate thumbs-up from manager and dad-of-...
The Sun - Fri Sep 22 7:16 PM
BOTH Manchester clubs head into the weekend round of fixtures with nothing to separate them. Pep Guardiola and Jose Mourinho’s sides are both on 13 points with the same goals scored and conceded after five matches. But how will the table change come Monday night? Here are SunSport’s predictions....
The Sun - Fri Sep 22 6:16 PM
DIEGO COSTA admitted he was sorry with the way he left Chelsea as he landed in Madrid to finalise his £67million move to Atletico. The striker smiled and happily posed for photos with many of the waiting children as he was met by adoring fans at the Adolfo Suarez airport in the Spanish capital, C...
The Sun - Fri Sep 22 4:57 PM
CHELSEA star Pedro shared a lingering kiss with his new girlfriend after as it was revealed he has got divorced from his teen sweetheart. The Blues ace, 30, was caught in a tender moment with the stunning blonde after being declared fit to return for Saturday’s Premier League game at Stoke. The S...
The Sun - Fri Sep 22 4:56 PM
DIEGO COSTA is moving his entire life out of England after quitting Chelsea – including the nightclub he had installed in his Surrey mansion. Costa has flown to Spain today to complete his return to Atletico Madrid after Chelsea finally agreed a £67million fee to sell the controversial striker. H...
The Sun - Fri Sep 22 4:32 PM
DIEGO COSTA admitted he was sorry with the way things ended at Chelsea as he landed in Madrid to complete his £67million move to Atletico. The striker was all smiles as he was met by adoring fans at the Adolfo Suarez airport in the Spanish capital, and happily posed for photos with many of the …
The Sun - Fri Sep 22 3:38 PM
ANTONIO CONTE has been named as one of the top three bosses on the planet. The Chelsea chief is on Fifa’s three-man shortlist, along with Zinedine Zidane and Max Allegri. Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi and Neymar are predictably picked as the stars up for the players’ prize at the FIFPro awards...
The Sun - Fri Sep 22 3:08 PM
ANTONIO CONTE says Tiemoue Bakayoko is fit to face Stoke despite suffering minor injuries in a car crash. Bakayoko suffered bruising when his Mercedes 4×4 careered off the road on a bridge close to the Chelsea training ground in leafy Surrey. The £40million midfielder was left shaken but otherwis...
The Sun - Fri Sep 22 3:00 PM
THE weekend is finally upon us! And with it, another list of mouth-watering Premier League fixtures. There’s plenty to play for, and of course – plenty of talking points! So here are seven hot topics to get you in the mood ahead of tomorrow’s 12.30pm opener between West Ham and Spurs… Will highly...
The Sun - Fri Sep 22 12:49 PM
ATLETICO MADRID take on Sevilla this weekend and Chelsea fans are able to watch their next Champions League opponents for free. Diego Simeone’s men got off to the perfect start at their new Wanda Metropolitano Stadium, beating Malaga 1-0 last week. And with Real Madrid in the doldrums, both Atlet...
The Sun - Fri Sep 22 12:25 PM
DIEGO COSTA insists he has no beef with Antonio Conte after opening up for the first time since agreeing a £67million return to Atletico Madrid. The AWOL striker, exclusively snapped leaving Brazil yesterday, should sign on in the Spanish capital in the next 24 hours. It brings to an end the bitt...
The Sun - Fri Sep 22 11:10 AM
AFTER all that, Diego Costa turned out to be worth his weight in gold to Chelsea. Given his recent approach to fitness, it is no surprise the Spanish striker with a penchant for a party, patatas bravas and a pot belly would command such a hefty fee. Costa is finally on his way to Atletico …
The Sun - Fri Sep 22 11:04 AM
MANCHESTER UNITED have been dealt a major transfer blow as Atletico Madrid striker Antoine Griezmann will stay on in Spain to partner Diego Costa. According to El Confidencial, Costa will not be replacing the French forward, but will form a deadly partnership with Greizmann in the second half of...
The Sun - Fri Sep 22 8:27 AM
CHELSEA lead the charge for the 14-year-old goal-scoring version of N’Golo Kante, according to reports in France. Elye Wahi is already playing in attack for Caen under-17 side and scored a brace in the 5-2 defeat to financial monsters PSG on Thursday. As he walked off the Paris training ground, t...
The Sun - Thu Sep 21 10:31 PM
AFTER all that, Diego Costa turned out to be worth his weight in gold to Chelsea. Given his recent approach to fitness, it is no surprise the Spanish striker with a penchant for a party, patatas bravas and a pot belly would command such a hefty fee. Costa is finally on his way to Atletico …
The Sun - Thu Sep 21 9:46 PM
DIEGO COSTA was spotted brimming with delight back in Brazil as he jets off to Spain to complete his move to Atletico Madrid. Chelsea revealed on Thursday afternoon that they had accepted an offer from the La Liga side – believed to be in the region of £57million – for the 28-year-old. The strike...
The Sun - Thu Sep 21 7:44 PM
CHELSEA star Tiemoue Bakayoko has crashed his car on his way home from training today – but did not suffer any serious injuries. The Sun can reveal that Bakayoko, 23, was driving home when he veered off the road on Blundel Lane near Blues’ Cobham training base on Thursday afternoon. Police arrive...
The Sun - Thu Sep 21 6:39 PM
CHELSEA star Tiemoue Bakayoko has been involved in a car crash on his way home from training today, The Sun can reveal. The 23-year-old, who signed for the Blues from Monaco this summer, was driving in his Mercedes-Benz G-Class along Blundel Lane near their Cobham facility at around 3.30pm when t...
The Sun - Thu Sep 21 5:53 PM
CHELSEA star Tiemoue Bakayoko has been involved in a car crash on his way home from training today, The Sun can reveal. The 23-year-old, who signed for the Blues from Monaco this summer, was driving along Blundel Lane near their Cobham facility at around 3.30pm when the incident happened. Police...
The Sun - Thu Sep 21 4:48 PM
CHELSEA star Tiemoue Bakayoko has been involved in a car crash on his way home from training today, The Sun can reveal. The 23-year-old, who signed for the Blues from Monaco this summer, was driving along Blundel Lane near their Cobham facility at around 3.30pm when the incident happened. Police...
The Sun - Thu Sep 21 4:40 PM
LEON GORETZKA is a wanted man. The 22-year-old midfielder is a known Manchester City, Manchester United, Chelsea and Liverpool target. Football Whispers take a closer look at the Schalke star who will be on the move next summer. “Honestly, it is really getting on my nerves, ” he said when stories...
The Sun - Thu Sep 21 4:11 PM
DIEGO COSTA has finally rejoined Atletico Madrid in a £53million deal following his Chelsea exile. The Spanish international, 28, has been training by himself in Brazil after being told he is no longer needed by Antonio Conte. With no Chelsea return on the horizon, Costa has now moved on to the n...
The Sun - Thu Sep 21 3:23 PM
FORMER Chelsea star Samuel Eto’o is considering a return to England – as a manager. The Cameroon striker scored 12 Blues goals four seasons ago and spent the following year with Everton. EXCLUSIVE OFFER: BET £5 GET A FREE £10 BET Eto’o, 36, currently plays for Turkish club Antalyaspor. A close ad...
The Sun - Thu Sep 21 2:51 PM
CHELSEA and Manchester United have no chance of landing Bayern Munich star Rafinha while he starring for the German side. The Brazil defender was a popular man in the summer, with Antonio Conte eager to add him to his Blues squad. And he looked like being peripheral figure at the Bundesliga giant...
The Sun - Thu Sep 21 2:51 PM
JUAN CUADRADO has opened up over his failed summer move to Arsenal. The Juventus star was a target for the Gunners last month, with reports claiming Arsene Wenger failed with a £17million bid. And it’s now been claimed that Arsenal will return for Cuadrado in January after giving up on Thomas Lem...
The Sun - Thu Sep 21 2:44 PM
CHELSEA have confirmed they have accepted an offer from Atletico Madrid for Diego Costa. The wantaway striker is now due in the Spanish capital to undergo a medical before finalising his £53million return to his former side. The 28-year-old faces several months of intense training as his new boss...
The Sun - Thu Sep 21 12:21 PM
DIEGO COSTA is set to have a medical at Atletico Madrid “in the next few hours” ahead of a loan return to the club – but he can’t play until January. According to reports, the Spanish club will pay a total package of £53million for the striker – but that total includes add-ons and he …
The Sun - Thu Sep 21 12:02 PM
A SHARD of light may have just appeared on the horizon for the hard working coaches and scouts who make up Chelsea’s youth network. For years they have toiled and produced footballers according to their remit only to see countless promising players sold off to bankroll the thirst for off-the-peg...
The Sun - Thu Sep 21 11:35 AM
THE Carabao Cup descended into even more farce when it released the results from the third round of fixtures on Twitter. Showing a list of the midweek results to their 206, 000 followers, they had made six glaring mistakes adding to a string of high profiles gaffes. The error showed Leicester had...
The Sun - Thu Sep 21 10:43 AM
JOHN TERRY has hit out at Indian cigarette company Gold Flake for using his image on their packaging. The Chelsea legend shared a snap of their fags onto his Instagram on Thursday morning. And fans will have been shocked to see a photo of the former England captain donned upon its front as part o...
The Sun - Thu Sep 21 9:31 AM
DIEGO COSTA is set to move to Atletico Madrid on loan with a £35million permanent deal to be agreed next summer. According to reports, the Spanish club look to have managed to negotiate down the fee for the striker, with Chelsea desperate to get rid of the 28-year-old. Atleti manager Diego Simeon...
The Sun - Thu Sep 21 8:48 AM
CHARLY MUSONDA revealed he fought back tears after scoring to cap a dream night for Chelsea. The blossoming Belgium forward was given his first start by boss Antonio Conte as a wave of youth got their chance in the Carabao Cup demolition of Nottingham Forest. Musonda, 20, hit the second in the 5-...
The Sun - Thu Sep 21 12:25 AM
TAMMY ABRAHAM is poised to snub England to play for Nigeria. The highly-rated Chelsea striker, 19, on loan at Swansea, has played for England up to Under-21 level but can switch allegiances as he has yet to play for the senior side. And Nigerian Football Federation president Amaju Pinnick — a fri...
The Sun - Thu Sep 21 12:09 AM
MICHY BATSHUAYI called out EA Sports after an impressive hat-trick against Nottingham Forest. The Belgian striker was not happy when his player rating was revealed earlier this summer. Last week after it was revealed he was rated at 80 overall, Batshuayi was furious and Tweeted: “PLEASE EXPLAIN”....
The Sun - Wed Sep 20 11:27 PM
MANCHESTER CITY are set to be investigated by Fifa for breaching regulations on signing young players. The Premier League club will follow rivals Chelsea and be probed by the world governing body on signing foreign players under the age of 18. PA:Empics Sport Reuters City have already breached Pr...
The Sun - Wed Sep 20 10:36 PM
ANTONIO CONTE’S mix-and-match line-up cruised to victory — but as usual it was not plain sailing for Chelsea. A 13th-minute goal by Brazilian Kenedy would not normally stand out from a League Cup tie against Championship opposition. But as this was his first appearance since sending racist tweets...
The Sun - Wed Sep 20 10:15 PM
TOTTENHAM face a tough London Derby in the Carabao Cup fourth round after drawing West Ham. Everton will also be tested as they will have to travel to Chelsea, who have already beaten them 2-0 this season. Spurs defeated Barnsley 1-0 as they continued to shake off their Wembley curse but will hav...
The Sun - Wed Sep 20 9:43 PM
MICHY BATSHUAYI scored a hat-trick as a much-changed Chelsea line-up crusied to a 5-1 win against Nottingham Forest. Antonio Conte made nine changes to the team that drew with Arsenal – but would have been delighted with the performance of his fringe players. More Follows…
The Sun - Wed Sep 20 9:15 PM
CHELSEA handed a debut to teenage wonderkid Ethan Ampadu – making him the first player born in the 21st Century to play for the Blues. The 17-year-old midfielder joined the club from Exeter City over the summer and has been fast-tracked to the first-team. Ampadu, came on for Cesc Fabregas with Ch...
The Sun - Wed Sep 20 7:50 PM
A TRIO of Chelsea stars were humiliated on Wednesday – before the Blues had even kicked-off their Carabao Cup clash with Nottingham Forest. Fankaty Dabo, Matt Miazga, Mason Mount and Charlie Colkett were all part of the huge loan army sent out by the Premier League champions in the summer. The fo...
The Sun - Wed Sep 20 6:15 PM
CHELSEA manager Antonio Conte is set to name a very young team for the Carabao Cup clash with Nottingham Forest. And the youngest of the bunch will be 17-year-old whizz-kid Ethan Ampadu. The defensive midfielder is one of the brightest stars of Chelsea’s dominant youth academy and is being tipped...
The Sun - Wed Sep 20 4:26 PM
CHELSEA are huge favourites as they welcome Nottingham Forest to Stamford Bridge in the Carabao Cup. The Premier League champions host the mid-table Championship side. Fact me Chelsea and Nottingham Forest have met once before in the League Cup, with the Blues winning 2-1 a third round replay in...
The Sun - Wed Sep 20 3:41 PM
CHELSEA star David Luiz broke his wrist against Arsenal on Sunday… but carried on playing before being sent-off. The Brazilian defender, 30, is set for a lengthy spell on the sidelines after it was revealed he fractured his wrist in the Stamford Bridge clash. Luiz was already set to miss three ga...
The Sun - Wed Sep 20 3:00 PM
CHELSEA are on red-alert over Edinson Cavani following his very public row with Paris Saint-Germain new-boy Neymar. The two PSG forwards almost came to blows last weekend, during the 2-0 Ligue 1 victory over Lyon. Both Neymar and Cavani tussled to decide who would take a penalty during the game –...
The Sun - Wed Sep 20 2:41 PM
CHELSEA are facing a third Fifa probe in eight years over the signing of players under the age of 18. Fifa have confirmed they are looking into the transfer activity of the Premier League champions in the way they bring promising youngsters to their academy. EXCLUSIVE OFFER: BET £5 GET A FREE £10...
The Sun - Wed Sep 20 10:55 AM
DIEGO COSTA has been told he can forget any hopes of playing in the World Cup unless he sorts out his future. Costa is an outcast at Chelsea after falling out with boss Antonio Conte and is refusing to even report back to the club for training. But Spain boss Julen Lopetegui was warned the …
The Sun - Wed Sep 20 9:31 AM
ETHAN AMPADU is in line to become one of the youngest players to make their Chelsea debut tonight, despite the club still to agree a fee with Exeter City. Ampadu, who turned 17 last week is in the squad to face Nottingham Forest in the Carabao Cup at Stamford Bridge. Blues boss Antonio Conte has …
The Sun - Wed Sep 20 6:58 AM
CHELSEA are facing a third Fifa probe in eight years over the signing of players under the age of 18. The club have been looked into twice before by the world football governing body. EXCLUSIVE OFFER: BET £5 GET A FREE £10 BET And according to reports, the club are braced for yet another investig...
The Sun - Wed Sep 20 12:02 AM
ANTONIO CONTE is ready to fire up Chelsea’s production line — in the hope of finally churning out another first-team player. The Blues’ youth system has failed to create a genuine star since club legend John Terry made his debut in the League Cup in 1998. Nathan Ake, Nathaniel Chalobah, Patrick...
The Sun - Tue Sep 19 6:58 PM
KENEDY is poised to play his first game for Chelsea since being sent home from China in disgrace. The Brazilian caused outrage during Blues‘ tour to the Far East by posting a string of offensive messages, including one captioned: “f ing China”. EXCLUSIVE OFFER: BET £5 GET A FREE £10 BET Both he a...
The Sun - Tue Sep 19 3:21 PM
ARSENAL star Danny Welbeck has been ruled out for at least three weeks with a groin injury. The England striker picked up the problem midway through the second half in the Gunners 0-0 draw against Chelsea on Sunday. MORE TO FOLLOW
The Sun - Tue Sep 19 12:34 PM
ANTONIO CONTE is reportedly keeping tabs on Genoa wonderkid Pietro Pellegri. The striker, 16, reduced his father to tears with a double against Lazio at the weekend. EXCLUSIVE OFFER: BET £5 GET A FREE £10 BET Dad Marco, Genoa’s assistant boss, was spotted blubbing in the dugout after his lad set...
The Sun - Tue Sep 19 9:53 AM
MANCHESTER UNITED and Chelsea face legal threats after failing to provide enough wheelchair space for disabled fans, according to reports. Based on the 2015 Accessible Stadia Guide, Jose Mourinho’s side should have 282 spaces available but provide just 120 while the Blues lay on 108 spots when th...
The Sun - Tue Sep 19 7:41 AM
CHELSEA fans can pick up a ticket for their Champions League clash with Qarabag on November 22 for just 87p. The Blues have already smashed the Azerbaijan side 6-0 at Stamford Bridge. And they get the chance to improve their goal difference even further with the away leg coming up. And supporters...
The Sun - Tue Sep 19 7:16 AM
ARSENAL fear crocked striker Danny Welbeck will be sidelined for a month. The England star suffered a groin strain in Sunday’s 0-0 draw at Chelsea. He underwent a scan yesterday and is due to have another today to reveal the full extent of the injury. But he is almost certainly out of England’s f...
The Sun - Tue Sep 19 6:56 AM
LUKE SHAW is could be set to make his Manchester United first-team return tomorrow night against Burton Albion after a spell with the reserves. The left back, who has not played since April, missed the Europa League final victory as well as the last four league games. EXCLUSIVE OFFER: BET £5 GET...
The Sun - Mon Sep 18 11:45 PM
ARSENAL fear crocked striker Danny Welbeck will be sidelined for a month. The England star suffered a groin strain in Sunday’s 0-0 draw at Chelsea. He underwent a scan yesterday and is due to have another today to reveal the full extent of the injury. But he is almost certainly out of England’s f...
The Sun - Mon Sep 18 11:33 PM
CHELSEA prospect Ethan Ampadu was a surprise inclusion amongst the first team squad today as he trained ahead of Wednesday’s Carabao Cup clash. Antonio Conte could be set to hand the talented 17-year-old a place his Blues debut when Nottingham Forest travel to Stamford Bridge. Fresh from their 0-...
The Sun - Mon Sep 18 10:56 PM
HOW refreshing was it to see an Arsenal side look as organised, determined and passionate as they were at Chelsea. I have been laying into my old club quite a bit of late — with good reason. So it is a real pleasure to be able to talk about Arsene Wenger and the players getting …
The Sun - Mon Sep 18 9:36 PM
Chelsea found two late goals to secure a 2-2 draw against Manchester United in Premier League 2 at the EBB Stadium. 16-year-old Callum Hudson-Odio stole the show throughout, before knocking home the late equaliser for the home side. Chelsea dominated the first-half – they looked stronger, faster...
The Sun - Mon Sep 18 7:56 PM
ALEXIS SANCHEZ could not stop laughing after watching Arsenal team-mate Alexandre Lacazette’s unbelievable miss against Chelsea. The France striker somehow managed to blast over from just five yards out after Aaron Ramsey’s first-half shot hit the post. And the Sky Sports cameras panned to the Gu...
The Sun - Mon Sep 18 7:52 PM
CHELSEA prospect Ethan Ampadu was a surprise inclusion amongst the first team squad today as he trained ahead of Wednesday’s Carabao Cup clash. Antonio Conte could be set to hand the talented 17-year-old a place his Blues debut when Nottingham Forest travel to Stamford Bridge. Fresh from their 0-...
The Sun - Mon Sep 18 2:36 PM
DAVID LUIZ has been accused of wetting himself before his horror tackle on Sead Kolasinac. The Brazilian defender is facing a three-game ban after lunging in with his studs showing at the end of the 0-0 draw with Arsenal. And Blues legend Ray Wilkins has slammed the centre-back over the straight...
The Sun - Mon Sep 18 11:32 AM
EDEN HAZARD has ruled out joining Paris Saint-Germain’s – insisting he would only ever return to France to re-join former club Lille. The Chelsea talisman is a long-time target for moneybags PSG, who spent £360million this summer to attract Barcelona superstar Neymar and Monaco prodigy Kylian Mba...
The Sun - Mon Sep 18 11:19 AM
MANCHESTER CITY have got off to a flying start in the Premier League this season, dropping just two points from their five games. Pep Guardiola‘s men sit top of the table – albeit on alphabetical order – ahead of rivals Manchester United with 13 points. But it’s not just the winning that’s impres...
The Sun - Mon Sep 18 10:52 AM
CESC FABREGAS has revealed that Arsenal turned down the chance to re-sign him from Barcelona in 2014. The midfielder was offered to his old side after a three-year stint at the Nou Camp failed to work out. But Fabregas claims Arsenal never took up the chance to make an offer, with Arsene Wenger e...
The Sun - Mon Sep 18 8:29 AM
ATLETICO MADRID make “final offer” for Diego Costa, according to reports in Spain. The Chelsea striker has not played for 98 days as he looks for a way out of Stamford Bridge — and more specifically a return to the Spanish capital. And Marca report the Rojiblancos have tabled a “take-it-or-leave-...
The Sun - Mon Sep 18 7:20 AM
ALEXIS SANCHEZ could not stop laughing after watching Arsenal team-mate Alexandre Lacazette’s unbelievable miss against Chelsea. The France striker somehow managed to blast over from just five yards out after Aaron Ramsey’s first-half shot hit the post. And the Sky Sports cameras panned to the Gu...
The Sun - Sun Sep 17 11:32 PM
PEP GUARDIOLA insists his side can’t match title-holders Chelsea but admits they are improving. Man City hammered Watford 6-0 at Vicarage Road on Saturday, to complete three wins in seven days, scoring 15 goals without reply. Sergio Aguero’s sixth Premier League hat-trick leaves the 29-year-old t...
The Sun - Sun Sep 17 11:25 PM
ALEXIS SANCHEZ could not stop laughing after watching Arsenal team-mate Alexandre Lacazette’s unbelievable miss against Chelsea. The France striker somehow managed to blast over from just five yards out after Aaron Ramsey’s first-half shot hit the post. And the Sky Sports cameras panned to the Gu...
The Sun - Sun Sep 17 11:24 PM
ANTONIO CONTE refused to condemn David Luiz’s horror tackle that earned Chelsea their FOURTH red card of the season. Instead, the Blues boss claimed his side are being harshly treated by refs and the Brazilian was unlucky to be sent off for his studs-up kick on Arsenal’s Sead Kolasinac. After the...
The Sun - Sun Sep 17 11:21 PM
IT MAY seem strange to say after five red cards in the last eight games but Chelsea are losing their knack of winding up rivals. Certainly, Arsenal’s players and manager Arsene Wenger looked pretty irate at David Luiz’s reckless lunge on Sead Kolasinac. The Brazilian defender launched his 6ft 3in...
The Sun - Sun Sep 17 8:24 PM
HECTOR BELLERIN admitted his team were disappointed to come away with a 0-0 draw against Chelsea. The Spaniard believes the outcome could have been different if his team were more aggressive in front of the goal and took advantage of the chances they created. Bellerin said: “I’m disappointed beca...
The Sun - Sun Sep 17 7:51 PM
CHELSEA icon John Terry returns to his old stomping ground today for the London derby – alongside American actor Channing Tatum and basketball star Stephen Curry. The Aston Villa defender was among a handful of A-listers located in the private suites at Stamford Bridge. The 36-year-old, who ended...
The Sun - Sun Sep 17 7:45 PM
ALEXIS SANCHEZ could not stop laughing after watching Arsenal team-mate Alexandre Lacazette’s unbelievable miss against Chelsea. The France striker somehow managed to blast over from just five yards out after Aaron Ramsey’s first-half shot hit the post. And the Sky Sports cameras panned to the Gu...
The Sun - Sun Sep 17 6:37 PM
ANTONIO CONTE could give Eden Hazard his first start since breaking his ankle last season in the Carabao Cup match against Nottingham Forest on Wednesday. The Blues boss has eased the Belgium star back into the action, wanting to be patient with to avoid taking a “stupid risk.” Hazard made his in...
The Sun - Sun Sep 17 6:24 PM
ANTONIO CONTE could give Eden Hazard his first start since breaking his ankle last season in the Carabao Cup match against Nottingham Forest on Wednesday. The Blues boss has eased the Belgium star back into the action, wanting to be patient with to avoid taking a “stupid risk.” Hazard made his in...
The Sun - Sun Sep 17 3:22 PM
DAVID LUIZ was sent off for a shocking studs up challenge as Chelsea lost ground on Manchester City when Arsenal finally proved they had the hunger to fight the big clubs. Luiz was shown a straight red by referee Michael Oliver after his late and lunging tackle on Gunners defender Sead Kolasinac....
The Sun - Sun Sep 17 2:59 PM
DIEGO COSTA is selling his cars as he looks to move to Spain. The AWOL Chelsea striker has set his sights on a return to Atletico Madrid – and has already moved his family out of his base in Oxshott, Surrey. And he is now flogging his two cars – one Mercedes and one BMW …
The Sun - Sun Sep 17 2:35 PM
ALEXIS SANCHEZ could not stop laughing after watching Arsenal team-mate Alexandre Lacazette’s unbelievable miss against Chelsea. The France striker somehow managed to blast over from just five yards out after Aaron Ramsey’s shot hit the post. And the Sky Sports cameras panned to the Gunners bench...
The Sun - Sun Sep 17 12:04 PM
CHELSEA midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko’s former youth club Montrouge are getting two MINIBUSES a part of his £40million move from Monaco. The side – which play in the SEVENTH tier of French football – will be getting the small windfall after nurturing the talent for two seasons. Bakayoko, 23, was at...
The Sun - Sun Sep 17 11:06 AM
TIEMOUE BAKAYOKO has a motto that motivates him: “Because I know where I’m from, I know where I’m going.” The Chelsea star – signed from Monaco in July for £40million – grew up in poverty on the Parisian backstreets. And on Tuesday the midfielder, 23, one of eight children to Ivorian parents, sco...
The Sun - Sun Sep 17 10:20 AM
CHELSEA host Arsenal tomorrow, pitting the wits of two very different managers against each other. Chelsea’s Antonio Conte is a stickler for a plan, for organisation, for rigid structure. Everyone knows their role. They are drilled, drilled and drilled again. I bet it can almost become boring...
The Sun - Sun Sep 17 6:35 AM
CHELSEA will be looking for a fourth straight victory as they take on Arsenal in a derby they’ve dominated over the years. Arsenal go to Stamford Bridge having not won there since a Robin van Persie hat-trick inspired them to a 5-3 win in 2011. When is Chelsea vs Arsenal? The Blues take on the …
The Sun - Sun Sep 17 12:30 AM
ARSENE WENGER claims Arsenal do have a backbone — despite their feeble showing at Liverpool. The Gunners got hammered 4-0 on their last away day. But Wenger launched a defence of his flops and cited the FA Cup final victory over Chelsea in May as evidence ahead of today’s trip to Stamford Bridg...
The Sun - Sun Sep 17 12:28 AM
PARIS SAINT-GERMAIN goalkeeper Alphonse Areola has one eye on a surprise move to the Premier League. The France Under-21 star knows big-spending PSG have their sights set on a top name. They chased Atletico Madrid’s Jan Oblak and Areola, 24, was close to joining the Spaniards on a short-term dea...