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Jorginho opens up on ‘wonderful’ start to life at Chelsea

Jorginho says he is throughly enjoying life in the Premier League after his brilliant start at Chelsea. The Italy international joined the Blues in the summer from Napoli, and has wasted little time in establishing himself as a key figure at Stamford Bridge. The midfielder opened his account for the Blues on the opening day …

Premier League Team of the Week: Hazard shines as Chelsea maintain perfect start

Chelsea, Liverpool and Watford all maintained their 100% starts to the Premier League season with wins over Bournemouth, Leicester and Tottenham. Manchester United got back to winning ways as they beat struggling Burnley 2-0, while Arsenal and Manchester City also earned three points each against Cardiff City and Newcastle. Southampton and Wolves also picked up …

Chelsea star SLAMS Newcastle players after ‘rough’ treatment of Eden Hazard last weekend

Chelsea’s Cesar Azpiliceuta has claimed that the Newcastle United players picked on Eden Hazard during the weekend’s victory at St James Park. Hazard was on the scoresheet as the Blues edged a tight affair on Tyneside – winning 2-1 to record their third consecutive victory in the top flight this season. But the Belgian playmaker …

Premier League Team of the Week: Kovacic the star as Chelsea go joint top

It was an eventful weekend in the Premier League.  Twenty-four goals, four red cards, three come-backs and an unlikely dropped point from the Premier League champions. Manchester City were – courtesy of a controversial Willy Boly goal – were held to a 1-1 draw with newly promoted Wolves, while their closest rivals Chelsea, Liverpool and …

Premier League Team of the Week: Chelsea’s summer signing at it again as Blues sweep aside Arsenal

There was plenty of excitement over the weekend in the Premier League. Chelsea edged Arsenal in a 3-2 thriller, while Brighton caused the upset of the round by beating Manchester United 3-2 at the AMEX Stadium. Manchester City continued in ominous form with a 6-1 thrashing of Huddersfield, while Liverpool also saw off Crystal Palace …

Cesc Fabregas hails former Chelsea star following impressive Super Cup display

Cesc Fabregas has hailed former Chelsea striker Diego Costa following his phenomenal performance in the European Super Cup. Costa starred as Atletico Madrid beat Real Madrid 4-2 in Estonia last night, scoring two goals and setting up another on a memorable night for Diego Simeone’s side. The 29-year-old opened the scoring in just the first …

Willian takes aim at former Chelsea boss Antonio Conte after opening day victory

Chelsea midfielder Willian have revealed he would not still be at the club had former manager Antonio Conte stayed in charge. Conte left Stamford Bridge this summer after a difficult last season at Stamford Bridge in which the Blues finished fifth in the Premier League. Willian did not see eye-to-eye with the Italian boss, and …

Chelsea can ‘still improve’ insists Maurizio Sarri following impressive opening day win

Chelsea can ‘still improve’ following yesterdays impressive opening day win over Huddersfield Town says manager Maurizio Sarri. The Blues kicked off the season in perfect fashion thanks to goals from N’Golo Kante, Jorginho and Pedro which sealed a 3-0 win over the Terriers. But while Sarri was happy with his good start to life in …

Chelsea fans slam Spaniard following woeful Community Shield outing

Chelsea fans have slammed striker Alvaro Morata following his woeful display in the Community Shield earlier this afternoon. The Blues endured a miserable afternoon at Wembley, losing out 2-0 to Manchester City in what was manager Maurizio Sarri’s first competitive game in charge of the club. Sergio Aguero opened the scoring just 13 minutes in …

Chelsea youngster enjoying life under Maurizio Sarri

Chelsea youngster Callum Hudson-Odoi says he is enjoying life under new boss Maurizio Sarri after featuring heavily in the Blues pre-season tour of America. The 17-year-old, who has heavily impressed for Chelsea’s youth ranks over the last two seasons, has started both of the Blues’ games so far against both Perth Glory and Inter Milan. …

’The worst I’ve ever seen’ – Chelsea fans want Tiemoue Bakayoko out

Chelsea fans want Tiemoue Bakayoko out of Stamford Bridge this summer. The Frenchman arrived at the club last summer as a £40 million signing from AS Monaco following a promising season in France in which he helped Les Monégasques lift the Ligue 1 title. However the 23-year-old endured a poor first season with the Blues, with his …

Chelsea fans praise youngster after terrific pre-season display

Chelsea fans have heaped praise on youngster Callum Hudson-Odoi after his brilliant display in the Blues pre-season opener versus Perth Glory. The club’s brightest young star was named in Maurizio Sarri’s starting XI for his first ever game in charge against Perth Glory. And Hudson-Odoi did not disappoint, helping to open the scoring with just …

Chelsea fans believe Eden Hazard proved he is better than Neymar with display against Brazil

Chelsea fans believe Eden Hazard has proven he is better than PSG star Neymar following his performance versus Brazil on Friday. Hazard starred as Belgium knocked out World Cup favourites Brazil in the quarter-finals with a 2-1 win in Kazan. Roberto Martinez’s side took the lead after just 13 minutes when Manchester City star Fernandinho …

Chelsea fans delighted as Batshuayi finds the net for Belgium

Chelsea fans are delighted for Michy Batshuayi after the Blues striker scored his first ever World Cup goal yesterday afternoon. ‘Batsman’ came off the bench to find the net in Belgium’s 5-2 win over Tunisia, scoring in the 90th minute to cap off a terrific performance from Roberto Martinez’s side. The 24-year-old entered the fray …

Gary Cahill defends Manchester City star after “difficult week”

Gary Cahill has defended ‘great character’ Raheem Sterling after what he described as a ‘difficult week’ for the Manchester City star. Cahill and Sterling were both on international duty yesterday afternoon with England as Gareth Southgate’s men beat Nigeria 2-1 in their penultimate game before this summer’s World Cup. Cahill opened the scoring for the …

“It’s pointless trying to take him on” – Pat Nevin praises Chelsea defender after brilliant debut season

Former Chelsea star Pat Nevin has praised defender Antonio Rudiger for his strong start to life in English football, and believes the Germany international can play a crucial part in the Blues future.  Rudiger joined Chelsea from AS Roma last summer, and has since established himself as a stalwart in Antonio Conte’s side – the …

Chelsea fans “deserve more” says Antonio Conte after Newcastle defeat

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte has conceded that the club’s fans “deserve more” after yesterday afternoon’s shock defeat to Newcastle United. The Blues’ Premier League season came to an end in the worst possible fashion as they were swept aside 3-0 at St James Park thanks to a Dwight Gayle strike and Ayoze Perez’s second-half brace. …

Report: Lossl saves Terriers but condemns Conte

Huddersfield Town opted to miss their flight home last night after securing their Premier League status at Stamford Bridge, instead taking the team bus – presumably packed with beers to chug and champagne to pop. After a frustrating 96 minutes for Antonio Conte and Chelsea however, the final whistle bought a very much sober realisation …