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Chelsea star set to be offered new deal

Chelsea are reportedly said to be readying a new contract for Brazilian winger Willian, who was close to leaving the club this summer. Willian was heavily linked with a move away this summer, with Barcelona reportedly tabling two bids and their rivals Real Madrid interested as well as Manchester United. But as it stands, the …

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 …

Chelsea star hoping for big success in Italy

Chelsea defender Ola Aina says he is hoping for big success in Italy after completing his loan-move to Torino. The 21-year-old was shipped out to Serie A yesterday only days after signing a new three-year deal at Stamford Bridge. Aina spent last season in the Championship with Hull City, where he made 46 appearances in …

Loftus-Cheek hoping to nail down starting spot at Chelsea

Chelsea midfielder Ruben Loftus-Cheek insists he is working harder than ever to adapt to new manager Maurizio Sarri’s style of play. The Italian coach sets his teams out in a 4-3-3 formation, something a lot of players at Chelsea won’t necessarily be used to with former manager Conte preferring a system with 5 at the …

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 …

Twitter Reacts: Drinkwater to leave Chelsea?

Chelsea are reportedly looking to offload midfielder Danny Drinkwater, who is being targeted by German outfit Schalke. The England international has endured a horrid time at Stamford Bridge, suffering with several injuries that have restricted him to just five starts in the 12 months that he has been at the club. Having joined from Leicester …

Chelsea fans #WelcomeKepa to Stamford Bridge following world record move

Chelsea fans have taken to Twitter to welcome new signing Kepa Arrizabalaga to Stamford Bridge. The 23-year-old joined the Blues in a world, and club, record £71 million move from Athletic Bilbao yesterday, and will replace Thibaut Courtois as the club’s number one after he left for Real Madrid. Kepa signed a seven-year deal at The …

Barkley hails new man Jorginho’s impact at the club

Chelsea star Ross Barkley has hailed the impact that new signing Jorginho has made to the team, following the Blues’ 3-0 victory over Huddersfield on their opening Premier League fixture. Jorginho scored a penalty during the game, his first goal on his first game for the club. But it wasn’t just the goal that stood …

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 …

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 …

Sarri insists star has a future at the club

Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri has insisted that centre-back David Luiz still has a future at the club, after making his first Premier League appearance since February in the new manager’s first game of the season. The Blues defeated Huddersfield Town 3-0 on Saturday, ensuring Sarri got off to a winning start in his debut season. …

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 …

Kepa signing a ‘huge risk’ says former Blue

Former Chelsea star Mark Schwarzer believes Chelsea have taken a ‘huge risk’ in signing keeper Kepa Arrizabalaga. The 23-year-old arrived at Stamford Bridge on deadline day in a £71.8 million deal from Athletic Madrid – with the fee making him the most expensive goalkeeper in history. Kepa was brought in as a last minute replacement for …

Chelsea MUST contend for titles or Hazard will leave, says club legend

Chelsea legend Ruud Gullit has warned his former club that they will have to compete for major trophies this season or risk losing star player Eden Hazard. The Belgian has been linked with a move away from Stamford Bridge since the end of last season, with both Real Madrid and the player himself admitting their …

Chelsea Injury News Ahead Of Season Opener Vs Huddersfield

Chelsea have worked through an uncertain summer as they had their transfer plans mainly on hold while they tried to resolve the contract situation with Antonio Conte and waited to appoint former Napoli boss Maurizio Sarri as his replacement. Chelsea start their campaign this Saturday with a 2pm kick-off at the John Smith’s Stadium against …

Courtois sends message to Chelsea fans ahead of Real Madrid move

Thibaut Courtois has thanked Chelsea fans for their ‘years of support’ ahead of his switch to Real Madrid. Courtois agreed to join Madrid yesterday, bringing an end his seven-year spell at Stamford Bridge. Madrid are expected to pay around £35 million for the Belgium international, while midfielder Mateo Kovacic also joined the Blues on a …

Kepa and Kovacic speak after Chelsea move

Chelsea have officially completed the signing of world record goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga and Real Madrid midfielder Matteo Kovacic. Kepa joins the Blues on a 7-year-deal which could run until 2025, signing for a record fee of £71.6m. His arrival spells an end to Belgian international Thibaut Courtois’ stay at Stamford Bridge, with the stopper joining …