Radja Nainggolan: I would have liked to be coached by Conte

Cagliari midfielder Radja Nainggolan has revealed that he was really desperate to work under Antonio Conte at Inter. Nainggolan joined Inter last summer from Roma in a player plus cash deal involving Davide Santon and Nicolo Zaniolo. He had multiple injury issues last season but scored in the club's final game of the season, taking … Continue reading Radja Nainggolan: I would have liked to be coached by Conte

Chelsea vs Crystal Palace: What to expect from the match

Chelsea are fifth on the English Premier League table, having lost 1-2 and 0-1 to Manchester United and Manchester City respectively, with bleak chances in their next match against Crystal Palace.   Ahead of Saturday's encounter, club historian Rick Glanvill and club statistician Paul Dutton say The Blues should find strength in this fixture, 3 years ago, … Continue reading Chelsea vs Crystal Palace: What to expect from the match

Will Antonio Conte leave Chelsea for the Italian job?

Speculations in the football world say Antonio Conte will most likely be elsewhere, far away from the Stamford Bridge next season, but the manager insists he has no secret plan to jump ship. Image: Antonio Conte This summer will make it almost 2 years since his arrival at Chelsea, following a three-year contract which The Blues celebrated … Continue reading Will Antonio Conte leave Chelsea for the Italian job?

Conte says young players with poor home training often give him headache

Antonio Conte has highlighted the importance of happiness, commitment, hard work and desire for self-improvement in every player or team's success. The Chelsea coach talked about his expectation that all players must be grateful for what they have. He also discussed the need for proper home training for his players, adding that families have a challenging … Continue reading Conte says young players with poor home training often give him headache

Victor Moses hoping to become Africa’s best

For his outstanding performances during Chelsea's successful 2016-17 campaign, Nigeria international footballer Victor Moses was nominated alongside Mohamed Salah, Sadio Mane, Naby Keita and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang for the 2017 BBC Africa footballer of the year award. Victor, 26, played a major role in Antonio Conte's first taste of actions in the Premier League and now looks … Continue reading Victor Moses hoping to become Africa’s best

Antonio Conte dreads a Mourinho Season with Chelsea

Antonio Conte has reportedly begged Chelsea management to bring in fresh legs before the end of this summer transfer window. The Italian manager's request was made out of fear that his team could suffer a dip in form after their 2016-17 English Premier League triumph. Image: Antonio Conte A report from The Telegraph confirms that Conte is … Continue reading Antonio Conte dreads a Mourinho Season with Chelsea

Former Chelsea player Asmir Begovic explains how Jose Mourinho towers above Antonio Conte

Ex-Chelsea goalkeeper Asmir Begovic has expressed love for Jose Mourinho, the former Chelsea coach who's now managing the Manchester United squad. Begovic, 30, says Mourinho is better than Antonio Conte, his Italian counterpart at Stamford Bridge, and there are reasons for his controversial judgement. Image: Asmir Begovic The player from Bosnia and Herzegovina played under … Continue reading Former Chelsea player Asmir Begovic explains how Jose Mourinho towers above Antonio Conte

Romelu Lukaku would have joined Manchester United, even if Paul Pogba was at Chelsea

Alexis Nunes, the ESPN reporter who was pushed into a swimming pool after playing rock-paper-scissors with Paul Pogba and Romelu Lukaku, has revealed the latter's take on his disappointing career with Chelsea. Nunes said Lukaku was fed up with his off-and-on contracts at Stamford Bridge, and would have opted for United, even if his close … Continue reading Romelu Lukaku would have joined Manchester United, even if Paul Pogba was at Chelsea

Read John Terry’s emotional Farewell Speech after Chelsea’s 2016/17 EPL Victory

John Terry's stay at Stamford Bridge proved a difficult decision for the player after his contract ended in June, 2016, but the club's historical EPL triumph, his guard of honor, and the emotional farewell speech which crowned his 20 years with the Blues, will forever remain in our hearts. "We all want the same thing," said … Continue reading Read John Terry’s emotional Farewell Speech after Chelsea’s 2016/17 EPL Victory

Antonio Conte – Only Chelsea can decide Eden Hazard’s future

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has made it clear that Eden Hazard's future at Stamford Bridge depends solely on the club although the Belgian star has been linked with Real Madrid. Hazard, 26, has been instrumental in Chelsea's amazing campaign as The Blues get set for their fifth English Premier League title. As an attacking midfielder, … Continue reading Antonio Conte – Only Chelsea can decide Eden Hazard’s future