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Play Awesome New Premier Picks Predictor Game As Chelsea Host Arsenal In Crunch Clash

With the transfer window closed and Chelsea managing to pull off a couple of stunning late bits of business, Maurizio Sarri certainly has his team transformed from the side which meekly succumbed 2-0 to Manchester City in the Community Shield. Chelsea overcame the appeal of Manchester City to sign midfield maestro Jorginho who chose to …

N’Golo Kante aiming hungry for more after World Cup success

N’Golo Kante says he is hungry for more trophies with Chelsea this season after winning the World Cup during the summer. Kante starred in Russia, starting all seven games as as France lifted the trophy for only the second time in their history. And the 27-year-old’s winners medal from the summer is just another accolade in …

Chelsea star ruled out of Arsenal clash this weekend

Cesc Fabregas will miss Chelsea’s Premier League clash with Arsenal this Saturday. The Spaniard was sidelined for the 3-0 win over Huddersfield on Saturday afternoon with a knee injury, and is not expected to recover in time for the weekend’s derby at Stamford Bridge. Fabregas was absent from training as the Maurizio Sarri’s side enjoyed …

Antonio Rudiger sends message to Manchester City ahead of Community Shield clash

Antonio Rudiger says Chelsea will be ‘ready’ for Manchester City when the two sides meet in the Community Shield on Sunday. The Germany international, who was part of Joachim Lowe’s World Cup squad that crashed out at the group stages in Russia, was on target was Chelsea drew 1-1 with Arsenal in their final game …

Community Shield: Chelsea vs Manchester City – Predicted XI

As Chelsea prepare to begin their season with a Community Shield clash with Manchester City, we will be taking a look at how Maurizio Sarri might line-up the Blues in what is his first big game at the club. The Blues were crowned FA Cup winners last season when they beat Manchester United 1-0 at …

Chelsea ready to make amends for poor last season says Marcos Alonso

Chelsea defender Marcos Alonso says he and his team-mates are ready to make amends for a poor last season at Stamford Bridge. Despite winning the FA Cup, the Blues finished fifth in the Premier League, meaning they will miss out on Champions League football next term for the second time in only three seasons. The …

Ruben Loftus-Cheek dedicates England call-up to late Ray Wilkins

Chelsea midfielder Ruben Loftus-Cheek has dedicated his call-up to World Cup to the late Ray Wilkins. Wilkins, who sadly passed away earlier this year, played a huge part in bringing Loftus-Cheek through the ranks at Stamford Bridge, having guided him through his days as a schoolboy at the club’s Cobham Academy. The 22-year-midfielder spent last …

Can a win in the FA Cup make up for Chelsea’s disappointing title defence?

Chelsea surprised many last season when in their first season under former Italy national team boss, Antonio Conte, they stormed to the Premier League title and made it to the FA Cup final. This season Chelsea finished 5th in the Premier League and have made it to the FA Cup final where they will face …

Hazard hoping Giroud proves lucky charm for Chelsea in FA Cup final

Eden Hazard believes Olivier Giroud could be the man to guide Chelsea to FA Cup glory when they take on Manchester United in next month’s final. Giroud was on-hand to score in the Blues’ 2-0 semi-final victory over Southampton last weekend, taking his total to five since joining the club on transfer deadline day in …

Former Blue looking forward to FA Cup final reunion

Ex-Chelsea star Juan Mata says he is looking forward to facing his former club in the FA Cup final next month. Mata was an un-used substitute for Manchester United’s 2-1 semi-final victory over Tottenham Hotspur, in which goals from Alexis Sanchez and Ander Herrera booked the Red Devil’s ticket to Wembley. United will face Chelsea …

Kante eyeing FA Cup triumph to salvage Chelsea’s season

N’Golo Kante says he is is determined to help Chelsea win the FA Cup to help salvage what’s been a disappointing season at Stamford Bridge. The Blues beat Southampton 2-0 at Wembley in yesterday’s semi-final, meaning they will face Manchester United in final later next month. Winning the competition remains the Blues only hope of …

Cahill gives honest assessment of Chelsea’s dwindling European hopes

Chelsea skipper Gary Cahill has provided a frank assessment of his side’s hopes of qualifying for Europe, admitting a top four finish this season is unlikely. Antonio Conte’s side won there first top flight game in three at the weekend as they beat struggling Southampton 3-2 at St. Marys. An Olivier Giroud brace – his …

Chelsea News: Quick Round Up

Chelsea Football Club, a professional team that is bankrolled by Russian billionaire: Roman Abramovich is dominating the European football scene. The fourth most expensive football team according to Forbes; for years, this club has proven time and time again that it is a force to be reckoned with. Chelsea is one of the hottest teams …

Conte concedes Spurs “ahead of Chelsea in terms of development” ahead of Stamford Bridge clash

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has conceded that rivals Tottenham Hotspur are “ahead of us in terms of development” just a day before the two sides meet at Stamford Bridge. Conte’s side welcome Spurs to The Bridge tomorrow afternoon. Chelsea currently sit in fifth place in the Premier League, five points below Mauricio Pochettino’s side, and …

Tottenham game a must win insists Antonio Conte

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has insisted Sunday’s clash with Tottenham Hotspur is a must win for the Blues. Conte’s men welcome Spurs to Stamford Bridge on Sunday afternoon it what could prove to be pivotal game in the race for fourth position. Mauricio Pochettino’s side currently occupy the coveted position, which guarantees entry in the …

Chelsea can re-ignite top four finish hopes with the win over Tottenham

The race for the Premier League’s top four is red-hot. Five teams are currently competing for the final top four spots, as Manchester City are already nailed on to finish in the Champions League places. Reigning Premier League champions Chelsea are one of the five sides scratching and clawing for a spot in the final …

What the Bookies Say about Cup & Champions League Spots

If you are not a Man City or, perhaps, Burnley fan, then there is a good chance you are somewhat disappointed about how your club has met expectations this season. For Chelsea, as champions, that is certainly the case. While you must certainly tip your hat to City, it nonetheless rankles somewhat that Chelsea did …

Chelsea star says “difficult year” can be rescued by top four finish

Chelsea’s Marcos Alonso says he believes what has been a “difficult year” for the club can be salvaged with a top four finish. The Blues raced to a record Premier League title during Antonio Conte’s first season in charge, winning 30 of their 38 top flight games – however have been unable to reproduce that …