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Mirror - Fri Oct 27 11:18 PM
PLUS: Latest on Philippe Coutinho's move to Barcelona and Man United look at Real Madrid star
Mirror - Fri Oct 27 10:30 PM
Old Trafford giants spent £40m on the Chelsea star after Saturday's visitors rejected a larger bid for midfield counterpart
London Evening Standard - Fri Oct 27 6:42 PM
Manchester United were interested in signing Eric Dier over the summer, but Jose Mourinho says Nemanja Matic was always the player he "really wanted".
Guardian - Fri Oct 27 5:55 PM
Arsenal, Chelsea and Liverpool all wanted him in the summer but Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is still no nearer to holding down a regular first-team place At the height of the cold war, the Soviet Union developed a deep institutional suspicion towards denim jeans. Jeans and jean‑related items were see...
Goal.com - Fri Oct 27 5:15 PM
The Juventus man's international hopes suffer one injury blow after another, leaving November's Brasil Global Tour perhaps his final Brazil audition
BBC - Fri Oct 27 4:15 PM
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte angrily responds to speculation that former Chelsea boss Carlo Ancelotti is lined up to take his job.
Sky Sports - Fri Oct 27 4:04 PM
Jose Mourinho says Nemanja Matic was the player "he really wanted" at Manchester United in the summer, rather than Tottenham midfielder Eric Dier.
Guardian - Fri Oct 27 3:37 PM
• Dier told Mauricio Pochettino that United manager was an admirer of his • Matic and Dier set to face each other as Manchester United host Tottenham José Mourinho has stated he always wanted Nemanja Matic ahead of Eric Dier, despite the Tottenham Hotspur player apparently telling Mauricio Pochet...
The Sun - Fri Oct 27 3:20 PM
JOSE MOURINHO laughed off the tapping storm over Eric Dier and insisted: “I got the player I wanted in the end anyway.” Mourinho had been accused of unsettling Dier by Mauricio Pochettino, both last December and in the summer, in the Spurs boss’s new book. He ultimately landed Nemanja Matic from...
Soccernet - Fri Oct 27 3:05 PM
MANCHESTER, England -- Jose Mourinho insists he got the midfielder he wanted in the summer when he signed Nemanja Matic, despite Mauricio
Caught Offside - Fri Oct 27 3:03 PM
Chelsea midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko made a big call earlier this month, and to his credit, he hasn’t shied away from his promise. The summer signing had insisted that once he had scored his first Premier League goal for the club after his summer switch from Monaco, he would dye his hair blue. Aft...
London Evening Standard - Fri Oct 27 2:58 PM
Antonio Conte today appeared to suggest that he wanted Chelsea to keep Nathan Ake rather than sell him to Bournemouth.
Guardian - Fri Oct 27 2:38 PM
• Manager describes stories about his future at Stamford Bridge as ‘bullshit’ • ‘They try to create problems between me, the club and the players’ Antonio Conte has angrily hit back at reports over his future at Chelsea by describing them as “bullshit”. Chelsea’s manager reacted furiously when he...
Independent - Fri Oct 27 2:19 PM
The Italian has insisted that the media is attempting to damage his relationship with Chelsea
Daily Express - Fri Oct 27 2:19 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED boss Jose Mourinho has opened up about signing Nemanja Matic - rather than Tottenham star Eric Dier.
Caught Offside - Fri Oct 27 2:13 PM
Conte put the speculation to bed! Chelsea manager Antonio Conte reacted angrily to press questions over his future today as he slammed ‘b t’ rumours over his position at Stamford Bridge. The Italian tactician enjoyed a tremendous first season in charge of Chelsea, but things have not gone so well...
Daily Mail - Fri Oct 27 2:12 PM
Jose Mourinho has responded to claims by Mauricio Pochettino that he tried to tempt Eric Dier to Manchester United by insisting that Nemanja Matic was always his No 1 target.
Soccernet - Fri Oct 27 2:09 PM
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has hit out at speculation surrounding his future. Speaking at a news conference ahead of their Premier
London Evening Standard - Fri Oct 27 1:57 PM
Antonio Conte has dismissed speculation that his Chelsea future is in fresh doubt.
The Sun - Fri Oct 27 1:45 PM
CHELSEA fans could be worried after Marcos Alonso claimed “part of me will always be at Real Madrid.” The left-back started his career with the Spanish giants and was tipped for a bright future after making his debut in 2010. But Alonso instead ended up joining Bolton the following summer before...
Daily Mail - Fri Oct 27 12:46 PM
Bakayoko, a £40million signing from Monaco this summer, has started well at Stamford Bridge this term and has filled the Nemanja Matic-sized hole in midfield admirably.
Daily Express - Fri Oct 27 12:25 PM
CHELSEA are willing to sign Lazio hitman Ciro Immobile in order to keep hold of Antonio Conte, reports say.
The Sun - Fri Oct 27 12:12 PM
CHELSEA are set to make a move for Ciro Immobile in order to help rebuild the broken relationship with Antonio Conte. The club and manager have fallen out after a poor summer in the transfer market was followed by an underwhelming start to their title defence. It has led to rumours the Italian is...
Goal.com - Fri Oct 27 11:53 AM
It was a big step leaving the Bernabeu, but not one the ambitious Spaniard seems to lament as he continues to impress with Chelsea
Caught Offside - Fri Oct 27 11:53 AM
Chelsea have a lack of depth up front behind summer signing Alvaro Morata, but reports claim that they could be set to address the problem. Michy Batshuayi proved last weekend against Watford that he’s capable of stepping in and making an impact, but ultimately for a club looking to consistently...
London Evening Standard - Fri Oct 27 11:23 AM
EXCLUSIVE: Former Blues star determined to repay Bournemouth's faith
The Sun - Fri Oct 27 11:17 AM
CHELSEA are preparing to make a move for Ciro Immobile to help rebuild the broken rapport with Antonio Conte. The relationship between club and manager appears to be at an all-time low after a poor summer in the transfer market was followed by an underwhelming start to their title defence. It has...
Guardian - Fri Oct 27 9:18 AM
Today’s fluff is crying like a fire in the sun Carlo Ancelotti is, says the Sun, “standing by for a sensational return to Chelsea ” after getting the boot from Bayern. The London club “do not expect Antonio Conte to see out the remaining 20 months of his contract” and have made Ancelotti their fi...
Metro - Fri Oct 27 8:30 AM
Chelsea do not expect Conte to see out his contract.
Sport Review - Fri Oct 27 7:45 AM
Danny Drinkwater has admitted that his start to life at Chelsea couldn’t have gone any worse after suffering from a string of injuries. The England midfielder signed for the Blues from Leicester City on transfer deadline day back in August but was made to wait until this week to make his first ap...
Caught Offside - Fri Oct 27 7:09 AM
It seems speculation linking Antonio Conte with an exit from Chelsea refuses to go away, while fresh reports suggest a replacement is being lined up. Despite delivering the Premier League title last season in his first year in charge at Stamford Bridge, problems have been reported between Conte a...
Sport Review - Fri Oct 27 12:15 AM
Antonio Conte has admitted that he has been thrilled by Michy Batshuayi’s recent good form for Chelsea. The Belgian striker has found his first team opportunities to be somewhat restricted at Stamford Bridge since his move to the club from Marseille in the summer of 2016. Indeed, the 24-year-old...
Mirror - Thu Oct 26 11:47 PM
PLUS: Cristiano Ronaldo to issue Real Madrid with contract ultimatum over new deal
The Sun - Thu Oct 26 10:30 PM
CARLO ANCELOTTI is standing by for a sensational return to Chelsea. SunSport understands that the Italian is the champions’ first choice to replace Antonio Conte whose future continues to be in doubt. Chelsea chiefs do not expect Conte to see out the remaining 20 months of his contract and have a...
Mirror - Thu Oct 26 8:11 PM
The former AC Milan, Chelsea and Manchester City star is in a run-off vote against current vice president Joseph Boakai
Soccernet - Thu Oct 26 6:19 PM
As Michy Batshuayi continues to be in-form, Paul Mariner assesses if the striker is ready to be a regular Chelsea starter.
Caught Offside - Thu Oct 26 12:54 PM
Can he reach the required level for Chelsea? Chelsea manager Antonio Conte is a hard man to please, and he’s shown that demanding nature again after last night’s win over Everton. The Blues were able to hand a debut to summer signing Danny Drinkwater in the 2-1 victory, with the England internati...
Caught Offside - Thu Oct 26 11:31 AM
Mourinho’s going all out for this quality star! Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has his eye on one of Chelsea’s rumoured transfer targets, and he could make a big sacrifice to get the deal through. The Red Devils boss is reported to be prepared to offer Ander Herrera and Juan Mata to Atle...
Sport Review - Thu Oct 26 10:30 AM
The latest football transfer gossip column from The Sport Review, featuring all of the latest Premier League transfer news and rumours. Here, we look at some of the top football transfer stories from the British and world media in The Sport Review’s Grapevine, published every morning in the lead-...
Daily Express - Thu Oct 26 8:16 AM
CHELSEA NEWS is coming thick and fast and Express Sport is on hand to bring you all the latest updates.
Caught Offside - Thu Oct 26 6:20 AM
Will he head to the Premier League? Rumours over Chelsea sacking Antonio Conte have eased after a couple of bad results, but one of their rumoured targets to replace the Italian may not be available for much longer. According to Sky Sports, former Borussia Dortmund boss Thomas Tuchel is now open...
Sky Sports - Thu Oct 26 6:15 AM
Can Tottenham's Harry Winks get the better of Manchester United midfielder Nemanja Matic on Saturday? We check the stats
Sport Review - Thu Oct 26 6:10 AM
Chelsea are willing to offer £71m to sign Atletico Madrid midfielder Saul Niguez in the January transfer window, according to reports in Spain. Spanish outlet Don Balon, as quoted by the Daily Star, is reporting that the defending Premier League champions want to sign the 22-year-old midfielder t...
Sport Review - Thu Oct 26 5:25 AM
Antonio Conte has confirmed that N’Golo Kante is close to making a return to action for Chelsea following his lay-off with a muscular injury. Kante has been out of action for the west London club since suffering the problem while on international duty with France earlier this month. The midfielde...
Mirror - Thu Oct 26 5:00 AM
Plus: Paul Pogba 'set to return from injury against Chelsea' as Manchester United star steps up recovery
Sport Review - Thu Oct 26 4:30 AM
Arsene Wenger has questioned why Chelsea opted to let Eddie Nketiah leave the club to join their London rivals Arsenal. The Blues opted to let the 18-year-old striker leave their youth set-up in 2015, despite the forward having spent seven years with the west London side. Nketiah moved to Arsenal...
Daily Mail - Wed Oct 25 11:06 PM
Although they eventually lost, Everton dominated large spells of the second half in a performance greatly improved from recent ones under Ronald Koeman, who was sacked on Monday.
Metro - Wed Oct 25 10:22 PM
Impressive debut for Drinkwater but Willian's struggles continued.
Caught Offside - Wed Oct 25 8:59 PM
Chelsea fans, your club could be in good hands should Antonio Conte leave. It’s being reported that the Blues could hire another Italian should the former Juventus boss end up departing Stamford Bridge. Football Italia are saying that the west London side could be eyeing up Napoli boss Maurizio S...
The Sun - Wed Oct 25 7:31 PM
NIKOLA VLASIC has revealed that Everton denied him the No 19 shirt as they reserved the number for former Chelsea striker Diego Costa. The 20-year-old – who joined the Toffees in the summer from Hadjuk Split – has claimed that the club were holding out hope of bringing the Spanish striker to Good...
Mirror - Wed Oct 25 5:40 PM
Nikola Vlasic ended up joining the club from Hajduk Split on a five-year deal, but he could have had a rather fearsome new teammate if only Everton could have pulled this deal off
Sky Sports - Wed Oct 25 5:40 PM
Everton's Nikola Vlasic has revealed the club were hoping to sign former Chelsea striker Diego Costa during the summer and had reserved the No 19 shirt for him.
Metro - Wed Oct 25 5:04 PM
What an error from Chelsea!
Daily Mail - Wed Oct 25 5:03 PM
Everton told summer signing Nikola Vlasic that he could not take the vacant No 19 shirt because they were holding it for Diego Costa, the Croatian striker has revealed.
The Sun - Wed Oct 25 4:46 PM
THE TOFFEES were holding out for ex-Chelsea striker Diego Costa by keeping his number 19 shirt vacant. The Spanish striker agreed a deal to return to his former club Atletico Madrid, but flirted with a move to Merseyside. Vlasic had to settle for the No 27 shirt when he found out 19 wasn’t up for...
Goal.com - Wed Oct 25 3:38 PM
The then-Chelsea striker was heavily linked with a move to the Toffees in the summer, though he eventually joined Atletico Madrid
Caught Offside - Wed Oct 25 2:30 PM
Cheeky move from Conte! Chelsea manager Antonio Conte is reportedly took the chance this week to make a shock approach for one of Arsenal’s star players. Conte was present at this week’s FIFA Awards ceremony, where Gunners striker Olivier Giroud was also in attendance to collect the Puskas Award...
The Sun - Wed Oct 25 1:59 PM
LIONEL MESSI joined Cesc Fabregas and their partners for lunch ahead of Chelsea’s Carabao Cup tie with Everton. And one question must have been on Blues’ fans minds: did Cesc venture to ask his old Barcelona teammate if he fancies a move to Stamford Bridge? Messi and Fabregas grew up together in...
Caught Offside - Wed Oct 25 1:36 PM
Once seen as an astronomical fee, £100million is fast becoming the new normal… For so long the talk was of when we’d see the first £100million footballer, and then Neymar came along and instantly gave us the first £200m one. Since then, the transfer market has been inflated significantly beyond w...
Metro - Wed Oct 25 12:39 PM
Should he have joined the Blues?
Sport Review - Wed Oct 25 10:30 AM
The latest football transfer gossip column from The Sport Review, featuring all of the latest Premier League transfer news and rumours. Here, we look at some of the top football transfer stories from the British and world media in The Sport Review’s Grapevine, published every morning in the lead-...
Caught Offside - Wed Oct 25 9:57 AM
What a signing this would be for Chelsea! Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has problems in midfield – and is reportedly ready to spend big money in the transfer market in an attempt to fix the problem. The Blues have been plagued by injuries in the middle of the park this term, with N’Golo Kante cur...
The Sun - Wed Oct 25 9:49 AM
MANCHESTER UNITED, Chelsea, Arsenal, Tottenham, Liverpool and moneybags Manchester City were all involved in a tremendous deadline day which saw deals galore at monster prices. And the Premier League’s biggest clubs are lining up their January moves and focusing on recruiting coaching staff with...
Sport Review - Wed Oct 25 8:30 AM
Pat Nevin believes Chelsea are missing N’Golo Kante’s influence in midfield. The France international moved to Chelsea in a £30m deal from Leicester City in the 2016 summer transfer window after Kante helped the Foxes to win the Premier League title under Claudio Ranieri. The defensive midfielder...
Caught Offside - Wed Oct 25 8:15 AM
The Gunners boss taunts Chelsea over their former youngster! Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has discussed why Eddie Nketiah ended up leaving Chelsea for the Gunners after his superb impact off the bench against Norwich City last night. The 18-year-old forward scored twice late on as Arsenal came f...
Caught Offside - Wed Oct 25 7:31 AM
Happy with this, Chelsea fans? Chelsea manager Antonio Conte looks to have more or less made peace with one of his Blues stars after some friction earlier this season. According to the London Evening Standard, Conte has decided he won’t be loaning out Charly Musonda in the January transfer window...
Daily Express - Wed Oct 25 5:30 AM
CHELSEA are reportedly planning for life after Antonio Conte and have earmarked Napoli boss Maurizio Sarri as a potential replacement.
Sport Review - Wed Oct 25 5:10 AM
Pat Nevin has admitted that watching Chelsea’s erratic defensive performances has been uncomfortable in recent weeks. The defending Premier League champions started a sticky run of form with a 1-0 loss to leaders Manchester City last month after ex Blues midfielder Kevin De Bruyne scored a second...
Sport Review - Wed Oct 25 4:50 AM
Danny Drinkwater will be hoping to make his first appearance in a Chelsea shirt on Wednesday when the Blues host Everton in the League Cup fourth round at Stamford Bridge. The England international is still waiting to make his first appearance for his new club since signing for the Blues from Lei...
Sport Review - Wed Oct 25 12:30 AM
Antonio Conte is determined not to let Charly Musonda leave Chelsea in the January transfer window, according to reports in the British media. The Evening Standard is reporting that the Italian manager is looking to keep the 21-year-old at Stamford Bridge beyond the January transfer window. The s...
Mirror - Wed Oct 25 12:16 AM
PLUS: Manchester United and Arsenal are both reportedly monitoring Marco Reus' situation
The Sun - Wed Oct 25 12:06 AM
THE Premier League’s ‘big six’ have lost their battle to grab a bigger slice of TV cash. Liverpool, Arsenal, Chelsea, Spurs, Manchester United and City wanted £1billion in overseas TV revenue to be redistributed in their favour. But the Premier League cancelled a meeting — due to be held today —...
The Sun - Tue Oct 24 10:53 PM
CHELSEA could be planning to replace Antonio Conte with fellow Italian Maurizio Sarri, according to reports. The Blues have struggled to find form this term, with just 16 points from their first nine outings. The Premier League champions are working towards an approach for the Napoli boss, accord...
Goal.com - Tue Oct 24 10:19 PM
Nketiah was rejected by Chelsea as a schoolboy and ended up Arsenal's matchwinner in the Carabao Cup on Tuesday
Daily Express - Tue Oct 24 9:57 PM
EDDIE NKETIAH scored twice as a substitute for Arsenal but just who is the 18-year-old striker.
The Sun - Tue Oct 24 9:53 PM
ARSENE WENGER is excited about 18-year-old Eddie Nketiah who made his senior debut in Arsenal’s 4-2 win over BATE, coming on in the 89th minute for Jack Wilshere. The striker Nketiah is among a number of high profile youngsters who have been given chances in the Europa League. Here is all you nee...
Mirror - Tue Oct 24 9:40 PM
Striker started out with London rivals Chelsea and progressed through the ranks as a scholar - but when he was released Arsenal pounced
Daily Express - Tue Oct 24 5:23 PM
ANTONIO CONTE has ruled out Charly Musonda being allowed to leave Chelsea in January on loan.
Goal.com - Tue Oct 24 3:22 PM
The attacking midfielder has been heavily linked with both Chelsea and Tottenham, but the caretaker manager hopes he stays at Goodison Park
Daily Mail - Tue Oct 24 2:42 PM
Barkley's future has been up in the air for some time, with a proposed move to Chelsea falling through on deadline day in August, but Unsworth is keen to see him commit to his boyhood club.
The Sun - Tue Oct 24 2:04 PM
UNHAPPY Chelsea starlet Charly Musonda will not be allowed to leave the club in January, according to reports. The Evening Standard claims Antonio Conte wants the youngster to remain at Stamford Bridge for the rest of the season despite his angry outburst on social media. Despite playing a role i...
London Evening Standard - Tue Oct 24 12:02 PM
Antonio Conte is looking to keep Charly Musonda for the rest of the season and does not want him to leave on loan in January.
Soccernet - Tue Oct 24 2:52 AM
Wilshere's deal expires in the summer, meaning he could leave on a free transfer in July.The England international has been eased back into the first-team picture by Arsene Wenger, but Arsenal have not yet decided whether to offer the 25-year-old a new contract, and the Sun says City and Chelsea...
Daily Mail - Tue Oct 24 12:13 AM
The 41-year-old was linked with the job in the wake of Mark Sampson's departure, but stressed her commitment to the Blues early on. And she has now backed that up by signing a new deal.
Sky Sports - Mon Oct 23 10:23 PM
Chelsea Ladies manager Emma Hayes has signed a new three-and-a-half year deal with the club.
Daily Star - Mon Oct 23 6:37 PM
STARSPORT brings you the latest transfer news and gossip from Manchester United, Liverpool, Chelsea and more.
London Evening Standard - Mon Oct 23 6:24 PM
Chelsea Ladies manager Emma Hayes has signed a new three-and-a-half-year contract, the club have announced.
BBC - Mon Oct 23 6:14 PM
Chelsea Ladies manager Emma Hayes signs a new three-and-half-year contract with the Women's Super League One leaders.
Caught Offside - Mon Oct 23 3:39 PM
Looks like he’s heading to the Premier League. Manchester United, Chelsea and Tottenham look to have received a major transfer boost today, according to reports coming out of Spain. After a difficult spell at Real Madrid, it looks like Gareth Bale will now be pushed towards the Bernabeu exit door...
Caught Offside - Mon Oct 23 1:51 PM
They’ve accepted he’s going. Atletico Madrid are reportedly planning for Manchester United target Antoine Griezmann to seal a transfer away from the club when his £89million release clause comes into effect next summer. According to ESPN, United are planning to move for Griezmann again next summe...
Caught Offside - Mon Oct 23 1:03 PM
Liverpool look in need of some major surgery. Liverpool’s 4-1 defeat to Tottenham this weekend shows just how far behind they are this season, and how neglectful the club and manager were in ironing out the team’s flaws during the summer transfer window. Naby Keita will make a fine addition to th...
Daily Star - Mon Oct 23 12:22 PM
CHELSEA star Michy Batshuayi is the deadliest striker in Premier League history, according to Tony Cascarino.
Daily Star - Mon Oct 23 9:58 AM
CHELSEA messed up in the summer transfer window and didn’t keep up with Manchester United and Manchester City.
Sport Review - Mon Oct 23 5:40 AM
Phil Neville believes Alvaro Morata is capable of scoring 20 goals this season if the Chelsea signing can stay fit. The Spain international moved to Liverpool in a £58m deal from La Liga giants Real Madrid in the summer transfer windiow. Morata was drafted in to replace Diego Costa ahead of the c...
Sport Review - Mon Oct 23 12:15 AM
Chris Kamara believes that Cesar Azpilicueta has been Chelsea’s standout player this season, and not Alvaro Morata. Morata has been earning plenty of praise for his performances for the Blues since signing for the west London club from Real Madrid in the summer transfer window. The 24-year-old ha...
I don't want to answer this question, said Conte. Not out of a lack of respect for you, but who must ­understand understands. He's very good to play on the left. I don't understand why we have to try again to put him on the right. But sometimes a misunderstanding can happen.
Mirror - 9:22 PM
I don't know [if he has a future at Chelsea], said Conte. He has to work really hard with the others, otherwise they are on the bench or in the stand.
Mirror - 11:30 AM
For sure, to have the possibility to play with the three midfielders, it was very important, Conte said at Stamford Bridge. That was very important for me to recover Kante and to play with Bakayoko and Fabregas, and to have an important substitute on the bench like Drinkwater. This...
Goal.com - 10:06 AM
Tonight Morata had a good game and showed he is strong physically and has good technique, Conte said.
Daily Star - 8:31 AM