Frank Lampard: Chelsea not among Premier League favorites

Chelsea are a long way from being serious Premier League title contenders, club manager Frank Lampard says. The Blues, who sit third in the table, visit champions Liverpool on Wednesday, when Jürgen Klopp's side will lift the trophy at an empty Anfield. Chelsea need a win at Anfield to guarantee top 4 finish Three seasons ago it was Chelsea who … Continue reading Frank Lampard: Chelsea not among Premier League favorites

Ashley Cole attacked by masked robbers in his home

A masked gang has robbed the former England football star Ashley Cole at his Home Counties mansion. Cole, 39, is thought to have been at home when thieves wearing camouflage gear and balaclavas struck in Fetcham, Surrey. The thieves are thought to have ransacked the property and made off with high-value jewellery after forcing entry … Continue reading Ashley Cole attacked by masked robbers in his home

Scolari says Drogba and Anelka caused his 2009 exit from Chelsea

Former Chelsea manager Luis Felipe Scolari has finally explained the rationale behind his sacking at Chelsea in 2009 after just seven months in charge of the Blues. Chelsea fans were happy when the club's chiefs hired World Cup wining coach Felipe Scolari as replacement for Avram Grant in 2008, but he only lasted for seven … Continue reading Scolari says Drogba and Anelka caused his 2009 exit from Chelsea

Chelsea likely to bid for Ter Stegen in the summer

Chelsea want to sign Marc-André ter Stegen this summer if Barça are open to negotiation. This is according to the 'Sunday Express'. Kepa Arrizabalaga has disappointed Frank Lampard to the point he's asked the club to actively search for a replacement. The name at the top of the list is ter Stegen. Other options include Onana … Continue reading Chelsea likely to bid for Ter Stegen in the summer

Lampard’s plan for injured N’Golo Kante

Frank Lampard wants France to leave N'Golo Kante out of the squad for next month's Euro 2020 qualifiers so the Chelsea midfielder can recover from injury. Kante played through a knee problem in the Europa League final against Arsenal and consequently spent much of pre-season recovering. The 28-year-old was only fit enough to appear as a … Continue reading Lampard’s plan for injured N’Golo Kante

Chelsea’s 4-0 loss to Bournemouth is a very strong setback – Maurizio Sarri

Chelsea lost 4-0 to Bournemouth in one of the English Premier League’s most intriguing games this season. Joshua King (47’, 74’) scored a brace while goals from David Brooks (63’) and Charlie Daniels (90’+5) increased the score line during Wednesday’s humiliating victory which marked Chelsea’s second consecutive loss this 2018/19 EPL season. Bournemouth were lucky … Continue reading Chelsea’s 4-0 loss to Bournemouth is a very strong setback – Maurizio Sarri

Win against Manchester City was a great relief – Eden Hazard

  Three days after losing 2-1 to Wolverhampton Wanderers, Chelsea bounced back with a brilliant performance against former 2018/19 league leaders, Manchester City, and Eden Hazard thinks this massive win restored hopes for the Blues' campaign to win another English Premier League trophy. Image: Eden Hazard Goals from N'golo Kante and David Luiz were all … Continue reading Win against Manchester City was a great relief – Eden Hazard

Sarri bids farewell to Napoli fans

  Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri has sent a farewell message to Napoli, the first top-flight football club he managed in Italy before leaving for the English Premier League following his appointment on 14 July, 2018. Image: Maurizio Sarri Sarri, 59, granted an interview to Italian paper Il Mattino on Sunday, describing the decision to join … Continue reading Sarri bids farewell to Napoli fans

What Maurizio Sarri hates about Chelsea

  Maurizio Sarri, the Italian football coach whose managerial services were employed by Chelsea FC on 14 July, says he’s appalled by the club’s non-smoking policy. Sarri, 59, expressed shock and disappointment that a majority of Chelsea players hold no love for nicotine. Although the former Napoli coach has shown commitment to their 2018/19 football … Continue reading What Maurizio Sarri hates about Chelsea

Facts you probably didn’t know about the 2018 UEFA Champions League Round of 16

Defending champions Real Madrid will take on free-scoring Paris Saint-Germain while English champions Chelsea will slug it out with Barcelona on the specified dates for this year's UEFA Champions League round of 16. Here are some facts you probably didn't know, or so we thought: Lionel Messi has never registered against Chelsea in eight previous … Continue reading Facts you probably didn’t know about the 2018 UEFA Champions League Round of 16