Breaking: Unlike Manchester United, Chelsea conquer FA Cup scare, move on

February 5, 2022 BBC 0

Plymouth’s Ryan Hardie missed a late penalty as Chelsea survived a huge scare to defeat the League One side in the FA Cup fourth round. Macaulay Gillesphey’s early header from Jordan Houghton’s cross sent the 6,000 travelling Argyle fans into delirium. Chelsea deservedly restored parity through Cesar Azpilicueta’s delightful flick late in the first half. Marcos Alonso put the Blues Read More

Breaking: Thomas Tuchel test positive for COVID-19, to miss FA Cup clash vs Plymouth

February 5, 2022 Football.London 0

Chelsea head coach Thomas Tuchel has tested positive for Covid-19 and will not be in the dugout for this afternoon’s FA Cup fourth-round tie against Plymouth Argyle. The German – who undertook his pre-match duties yesterday and oversaw first-team training – has entered self-isolation and will be absent for the clash at Stamford Bridge. There are now doubts as to Read More

[Breaking] Premier League: Manchester City pip Chelsea, go 13 points clear

January 15, 2022 BBC 0

Kevin de Bruyne produced a moment of world-class quality to tighten Manchester City’s stranglehold on the Premier League title race with victory over Chelsea at Etihad Stadium. The former Chelsea player broke the deadlock in a tight game with a superb curling drive past keeper Kepa Arrizabalaga with 20 minutes left to extend City’s lead at the top of the Read More

Chelsea overpower Tottenham, reach EFL Cup final

January 13, 2022 Editor 0

Chelsea eased into the Carabao Cup final as they closed out a comfortable semi-final win over Tottenham. Spurs never seriously threatened to overturn Chelsea’s two-goal first-leg advantage and Antonio Rudiger’s bundled finish from Mason Mount’s corner after 18 minutes effectively confirmed a Wembley date with either Arsenal or Liverpool. It was a night of frustration for Spurs and their former Read More

Breaking: Chelsea cage Liverpool in Premier League cracker

January 2, 2022 BBC 0

Chelsea came from two goals down to earn a draw with Liverpool in a Stamford Bridge classic – a result that only strengthens Manchester City’s stranglehold on the Premier League title race. Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp missed the game after a suspected positive test for Covid-19 while Chelsea manager Thomas Tuchel dropped £97.5m record signing Romelu Lukaku from his squad after a controversial interview Read More

Jorgen Klopp tests positive for COVID-19, to miss Chelsea vs Liverpool Premier League cracker

January 2, 2022 Agency Report 0

Jurgen Klopp will miss Liverpool’s trip to Chelsea after becoming the latest Premier League manager to test positive for coronavirus. Klopp returned a positive Covid test on Saturday morning, and will therefore be absent from the touchline at Stamford Bridge. Assistant manager Pep Lijnders will take charge of the team, with three other staff members, as yet unnamed, also set Read More

Breaking: Fresh 2021 UEFA Champions League last 16 draw completed, Manchester United dodge PSG, Chukwueze’s Villarreal face Juventus

December 13, 2021 BBC 0

Manchester United will play Atletico Madrid in the Champions League last 16 after the draw for the knockout stages took place for a second time. A “technical problem” caused an error in the initial draw, which Uefa said had been “declared void”. Spanish club, Villarreal where Nigeria’s Samuel Chukwueze is playing his trade will face Italia Seria A giants Juventus. Read More

Breaking: UEFA makes u-turn on 2021 last 16 Champions League draw

December 13, 2021 BBC 0

The Champions League last-16 draw will take place again at 14:00 GMT after a “technical problem” caused an error in the initial one. Manchester United were initially drawn to face Villarreal but this was not possible because they had faced each other in the group stage. Instead the La Liga side were paired with Manchester City, while United drew Paris Read More

Premier League: Salah ends Steven Gerrard’s Anfield return with defeat as Liverpool, Manchester City, Chelsea scratch wins

December 12, 2021 Supersport 0

Mohamed Salah’s penalty ensured Steven Gerrard’s return to Liverpool as Aston Villa manager ended in a 1-0 defeat while Manchester City and Chelsea also needed spot-kicks to avoid slipping up in the Premier League title race on Saturday. City edged 10-man Wolves 1-0 thanks to Raheem Sterling’s controversial winner, while Chelsea required two Jorginho spot-kicks to see off Leeds 3-2. Read More

Breaking: Iheanacho, Ndidi on parade as Chelsea sink Leicester City in Premier League clash

November 20, 2021 BBC 0

Premier League leaders Chelsea ruthlessly tightened their grip on top spot by punishing the failings of lacklustre Leicester at King Power Stadium. Antonio Rudiger continued his habit of scoring against the Foxes with a glancing, looping header from a corner whipped in by ex-Leicester wing-back Ben Chilwell. Another former Foxes favourite, midfielder N’Golo Kante, doubled the lead by firing home Read More

Rudiger, Christensen: Chelsea shop for replacements if…

November 20, 2021 Blueprint 0

Chelsea could reportedly be losing two of their most important defenders should they fail to tie them to a new deal at the Bridge. Antonio Rudiger and Andreas Christensen could possibly be playing their football elsewhere next season as the contract situation of both defenders seems to not be progressing. Both players have their contracts running out at the end Read More

Breaking: Thomas Tuchel is best Premier League manager in March

April 2, 2021 Editor 0

Following another month without defeat as Chelsea boss, Thomas Tuchel has been rewarded with the Premier League Manager of the Month award for March. It is the first time the German has won the prize after being nominated alongside Brighton boss Graham Potter, Brendan Rodgers of Leicester City and Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. On receiving the award, Tuchel Read More

2021: Top football clubs with largest Fanbases in the world

March 9, 2021 Editor 0

When people think about the most popular, most followed sport in the world, there’s no doubt that football is the first to come to mind. International by nature, professional and amateur leagues can be found in dozens of countries, alongside enthusiastic fans that will follow their favorite players to the end of the globe. In Europe especially, a select few of the most celebrated Read More

Why I joined Chelsea – Havertz

September 5, 2020 Skysports 0

Kai Havertz has joined Chelsea from Bayer Leverkusen for a fee of £75.8m (€85m) after signing a five-year deal. Havertz becomes Frank Lampard’s seventh summer addition, joining Germany team-mate Timo Werner, Hakim Ziyech, Ben Chilwell, Thiago Silva, Malang Sarr and Xavier Mbuyamba. “I am very happy and proud to be here,” Havertz said. “For me it is a dream come Read More

Breaking: Chelsea complete signing of third defender in 3 days

August 28, 2020 TheSun 0

Chelsea have announced the signing of Thiago Silva on a free transfer. The 35-year-old Brazilian centre-half joins on a one-year deal with the option to extend it by a season. Silva, who arrives at Stamford Bridge after his PSG contract expired, becomes Frank Lampard’s third signing of this summer’s window. He said: “I am so happy to be joining Chelsea. Read More

Breaking: Chelsea capture another defender

August 27, 2020 Editor 0

Chelsea have completed the signing of Malang Sarr on a free transfer – with the defender set to be loaned out after signing a five-year deal. The French centre-back, 21, played over 100 times in Ligue 1 for Nice. But the Blues have decided to loan him out for his first season at Stamford Bridge to gain more first-team experience. Read More

Breaking: From Leicester, Chilwell completes Chelsea switch

August 26, 2020 Editor 0

Ben Chilwell has become a Blue with the left-back signing a five-year contract, according to Chelsea official website on Wednesday evening Chilwell is one of the most established and promising full-backs in the Premier League having made over 120 appearances for Leicester City since his debut as an 18-year-old back in October 2015. An England international who likes to attack Read More

Breaking: From Leverkusen, Chelsea strike huge deal with Havertz

August 24, 2020 Dailymail 0

Chelsea are on the verge of smashing their transfer record to sign Kai Havertz from Bayer Leverkusen in a deal worth £90million. The 21-year-old attacking midfielder has been Frank Lampard’s No 1 target this summer and is now on the verge of concluding a move to Stamford Bridge after a breakthrough in talks. Chelsea have reached an agreement with Leverkusen to pay Read More

In search of defensive solution, Chelsea sign Barcelona youngster

August 21, 2020 Dailymail 0

Chelsea have completed the signing of 18-year-old defender Xavier Mbuyamba from Barcelona. The centre-back will go into Chelsea’s development squad and has signed a three-year contract, as reported by the club’s official website.   Having previously been at MVV Maastricht, where he made eleven senior appearances, Mbuyamba made the switch to Barcelona last year.  Although he featured in the UEFA Youth League, the prospect didn’t Read More