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Ruben Loftus-Cheek ‘angry’ he was not allowed to leave Chelsea this summer

Ruben Loftus-Cheek is angry that he was not allowed to leave Chelsea this summer, according to reports. The 22-year-old spent last season on-loan with Crystal Palace, where his impressive displays earned him a spot in Gareth Southgate’s England squad for the World Cup. Palace tried to re-sign him following the tournament, however Chelsea re-buffed the …

Is Yaya Toure about to sign for Chelsea? Twitter Reacts

Yaya Toure’s agent claims the former Manchester City star has passed a medical in London, but is yet to reveal who he will sign for. Toure’s deal at the Etihad expired at the end of last season, ending his eight-year association with the club where he won three Premier League titles and is arguably one …

Pedro recalls moving from the Canary Islands to Barcelona: “It was a very hard move for me”

Chelsea forward Pedro has recalled his move from the Canary Islands to Barcelona as a youngster, saying it was a “very difficult” move for him at the time. The Spaniard grew up in the small village in Tenerife, and spent his youth playing for local side CD San Isidro. However he was plucked from his home …

Why Abramovich leaving Chelsea would be a disaster

Premier League legend turned footballing pundit Ian Wright has warned fans of Chelsea that there could be horrible consequences if owner Roman Abramovich decides to sell the club. The Blues face an uncertain future at the moment, with Ambramovich reportedly ready to sell the club after more than 15 years of owning it. The Russian …

Chelsea rejected a HUGE offer for young striker from Tottenham on deadline day

Chelsea rejected a huge £25 million bid for striker Tammy Abraham from Tottenham on deadline day, according to reports. Abraham impressed on-loan with Swansea City last season, scoring five times in his debut season in the Premier League. And his performances were understood to have especially excited Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino, who had eyed the …

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 …

Former Blue Ashley Cole backs Chelsea for Premier League glory

Ashley Cole Has Yet To Find A New Team

Ashley Cole has backed Chelsea to shock everyone and win the Premier League title this season.  The Blues have enjoyed a fine start to the new season, winning both of their first two games. Maurizio Sarri’s side swept aside Huddersfield Town 3-0 on the opening day, before edging Arsenal 3-2 in a tense affair at …

Chelsea vs Newcastle: Injury news and predicted starting XI

Everything you need to know about tomorrow’s clash with Newcastle United Chelsea travel to St James’ Park tomorrow afternoon hoping to make it three wins out of three in the Premier League under new manager Maurizio Sarri. The Blues kicked off the campaign in style with a 3-0 win over Huddersfield before beating London rivals …

Kovacic hopes to prove Real Madrid wrong

Chelsea new boy Mateo Kovacic hopes to prove his worth at the club this season after becoming disillusioned during his time at Real Madrid. The Croatian international has strict competition to contend with at Real, and often found himself left out of the team by then manager Zinedine Zidane. He is a promising player, who …

Chelsea name price for 27-year-old amidst Real Madrid interest

Chelsea have told Real Madrid they must pay £54 million to sign Marcos Alonso, according to reports. Alonso has emerged as a shock target for Madrid in recent weeks, with manager Julen Lopetegui reportedly keen to add the Spaniard to his roster to replace Theo Hernandez, who left for Real Sociedad earlier this month. Alonso …

Eden Hazard tipped to stay at Chelsea by Blues legend

Chelsea legend Dennis Wise has tipped Eden Hazard to snub Real Madrid in order to remain at Chelsea. The LA Liga giants have been heavily linked with a move for Hazard in recent months, and are reported to be preparing a mega money bid before the transfer window closes at the end of the month. …

Sarri introduces new training method to keep players happy

Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri has reportedly tweaked one thing at the club in order to keep his players on side with his philosophy. The Italian arrived at the club this summer following the departure of Antonio Conte. The atmosphere around the Blues’ camp can’t have been an easy thing to handle for any manager, but …

Chelsea forward set to follow Thibaut Courtois to Real Madrid in shock £70 million move

Chelsea have offered Real Madrid the chance to sign Willian, according to shock reports from Spain. Willian has heavily rumoured to be on his way out of Stamford Bridge over the summer, with both Manchester United and Barcelona interested in the Brazilian forward. However after the departure of former boss Antonio Conte and subsequent appointment …

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 …

Good news for Chelsea as referee vs Newcastle is announced

Chelsea have made a fine start to their Premier League campaign so far this season, winning both of their opening games in a relatively convincing manner. Maurizio Sarri began his career as Chelsea manager against Huddersfield, thrashing the Terriers 3-0 in a fantastic display. Last weekend, the Blues continued their winning ways by defeating London …

No Arsenal players would get in the Chelsea team, says pundit

Liverpool legend Jamie Redknapp has insisted that no Arsenal players would stand a chance of making Chelsea’s starting XI. The Blues beat Arsenal 3-2 last weekend, going convincingly ahead early on before being pegged back to 2-2 by Emery’s men, only for Marcos Alonso to seal a deserved victory for Maurizio Sarri late on. It …

Mateo Kovacic speaks out on what convinced him to join Chelsea

Mateo Kovacic says he was convinced to join Chelsea by the presence of new manager Maurizio Sarri. The Croatian midfielder joined the Blues on a season long loan from Real Madrid earlier this month as part of the deal that saw Thibaut Courtois go the other way. The 24-year-old made his debut for Chelsea this …

Morata blames former manager for his poor form

Chelsea striker Alvaro Morata has hit out at former boss Antonio Conte for his ‘direct’ style of play affecting his form last season. The Spaniard was brought into Stamford Bridge by Conte last summer for a then record fee of £58m. He began the season in brilliant form, scoring seven goals in as many games, …