1. Frank Lampard's England Retirement Inevitable After Chelsea Exit

    Frank Lampard has announced his retirement from international football. The former Chelsea midfielder joined New York City FC this summer and is currently on loan at the MLS outfit's parent club, Manchester City , until the New Year...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 1 day ago 2,994 reads 2 comments

  2. Everton Game Will Act as Premier League Marker for Jose Mourinho and Chelsea

    On the back of two wins in as many Premier League matches, all seems well at Stamford Bridge. Chelsea 's season has got off to the perfect start: Diego Costa is scoring, Cesc ...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 2 days ago 10,579 reads 15 comments

  3. Chelsea Transfer News: Latest on Last-Ditch Deals Planned by Jose Mourinho

    Chelsea 's latest transfer news is more focused on players manager Jose Mourinho will try to keep, rather than any last-ditch deals he might make to add to his squad...

    James Dudko Written by James Dudko about 3 days ago 50,664 reads 56 comments

  4. 5 Reasons Why Fernando Torres Needs a Change of Scenery

    It's been a frustrating three-and-a-half years for Fernando Torres . Since joining Chelsea in a British record £50 million transfer from Liverpool in January 2011, the ...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 3 days ago 12,449 reads 33 comments

  5. Chelsea Tap into the Atletico Madrid Spirit in Leicester City Win

    STAMFORD BRIDGE, LONDON — Thibaut Courtois saves, Diego Costa scores. Not so long ago, a match report carrying that narrative would have seen Atletico Madrid the subject and beneficiaries...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 4 days ago 13,609 reads 38 comments

  6. The Case for Branislav Ivanovic to Be Chelsea's First-Choice Right-Back

    It's not just the goalkeeper position where Jose Mourinho is spoiled for choice at Chelsea these days. Throughout his squad, the Blues manager has world-class players competing for places, especially on the defensive flanks...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 5 days ago 10,560 reads 24 comments

  7. Patrick Bamford Deserves Chelsea Shot Despite Fernando Torres-Mattia Destro Talk

    After burning brightly in the beginning stages of pre -season, Patrick Bamford 's flame has slowly dimmed at Chelsea . It's not because he isn't valued at Stamford Bridge or has performed badly, either...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 6 days ago 5,853 reads 9 comments

  8. Chelsea Manager Jose Mourinho's ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Is a Special One

    Jose Mourinho 's ALS Ice Bucket Challenge was a wondrous, special thing. The Chelsea boss nominated his daughter, singer Bryan Adams and actor James McAvoy . As good as the above clip is, it works even better in a six-second Vine...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 6 days ago 32,622 reads 35 comments

  9. Chelsea Should Let Petr Cech Leave After Losing No.1 Spot to Thibaut Courtois

    "Should I stay or should I go?" Over the next fortnight or so ahead of the transfer window closing, Petr Cech will no doubt be running those very lyrics from The Clash's song of the same title through his mind on a daily basis...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 7 days ago 12,533 reads 31 comments

  10. Manuel Pellegrini's Man City Success Can't Be Lessened by Jose Mourinho's Talk

    Manchester City won the Premier League last season and did not lose a single player that mattered from that squad...

    Phil Keidel Written by Phil Keidel about 7 days ago 4,805 reads 8 comments

  11. Chelsea's Positive Premier League Start Shows Jose Mourinho's Squad Is Complete

    The summer transfer window has the best part of two weeks before it closes, but of all the managers still looking for talent to add to their squads, Jose Mourinho is one who need look no more...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 7 days ago 14,055 reads 77 comments

  12. 5 Keys to Success for Chelsea in 2014/15

    Chelsea lived up to their billing as Premier League favourites on Monday night, putting in a polished performance against newly promoted Burnley to win 3-1...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 7 days ago 10,711 reads 8 comments

  13. Liverpool Could Be a Surprise Option for Chelsea's Petr Cech

    There was a pleasing symmetry to Thibaut Courtois 's apparent assumption of the Chelsea goalkeeper jersey over Petr Cech ...

    Nick  Miller Written by Nick Miller about 9 days ago 36,797 reads 48 comments

  14. Chelsea New Boys Cesc Fabregas and Diego Costa Already Proving Money Well Spent

    TURF MOOR, BURNLEY — Jose Mourinho has spoken plenty about missing pieces over the course of pre -season. Monday night's 3-1 victory over Burnley would have left him no doubt he has found just what he was looking for...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 9 days ago 18,976 reads 57 comments

  15. Burnley vs. Chelsea: Post-Game Reaction from Sean Dyche and Jose Mourinho

    Chelsea rode through the setback of conceding early at Turf Moor to earn a 3-1 victory over Burnley on Monday evening, claiming their place atop the Premier League as a result...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 9 days ago 11,040 reads 16 comments

  16. Why Demba Ba Will Shock Arsenal in Champions League Qualifier

    Arsenal meet Besiktas on Tuesday in the first leg of their Champions League qualifier. Speaking ahead of the teams’ first meeting in Istanbul, Arsene Wenger , as ...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about 9 days ago 3,182 reads 2 comments

  17. Demba Ba Blasts Jose Mourinho for Favouring Fernando Torres and Samuel Eto'o

    Former Chelsea striker Demba Ba has accused Jose Mourinho of favouritism during his time at Stamford Bridge and feels he was not given a fair chance in the first team...

    Rob Blanchette Written by Rob Blanchette about 9 days ago 23,497 reads 43 comments

  18. Tottenham Transfer News and Rumours Tracker: Week of August 18

    Tottenham's squad is beginning to take final shape. The key signings of Ben Davies and Eric Dier helped smooth some rough edges, and only a few transfer targets remain...

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 10 days ago 11,397 reads 10 comments

  19. Burnley vs. Chelsea: Key Selection Decisions for Jose Mourinho

    After weeks of fine-tuning systems, the new Premier League season has kicked off. Jose Mourinho and his players have to wait just a little while longer to get their campaign up and running, travelling to Burnley on Monday night...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 10 days ago 28,652 reads 81 comments

  20. Why Willian Will Be a Key Figure for Chelsea in 2014/15

    Balance means a lot for any football club. Without it, success isn't always forthcoming. Chelsea have the flair of Eden Hazard , vision of Oscar and directness of Andre Schurrle ...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 11 days ago 13,499 reads 25 comments

  21. Mohamed Salah Is the Player Who Should Be Culled in Chelsea's Squad Reduction

    Jose Mourinho has been at pains to explain his transfer dealings this summer are done. After signing Diego Costa, Cesc Fabregas , Filipe Luis and Didier Drogba, no more players will be arriving at Stamford Bridge in this transfer window...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 12 days ago 40,758 reads 100 comments

  22. Burnley vs. Chelsea: Key Takeaways from Jose Mourinho's Pre-Game Presser

    Jose Mourinho is exceedingly pleased with the development of his Chelsea squad, but he hasn't ruled out adding to his side's considerable ranks before the transfer window closes...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 12 days ago 5,062 reads 15 comments

  23. Are Chelsea on the Verge of Emulating Manchester United's Class of '92?

    Things are changing at Chelsea . The club's transfer dealings this summer have shown the determination at Stamford Bridge for Chelsea to dominate English football once again...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 13 days ago 25,587 reads 76 comments

  24. Jose Mourinho and Chelsea Will Miss David Luiz Like a Hole in the Head

    David Luiz is criticised for many things, but whatever knocks come his way, it seems his confidence knows no bounds...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 14 days ago 18,902 reads 24 comments

  25. 10 Biggest Concerns for Jose Mourinho Ahead of 2014-15 Season

    After all the talk of Chelsea being little horses in the title race last season, Jose Mourinho has spent the summer building a thoroughbred squad...

    Rowanne Westhenry Written by Rowanne Westhenry about 14 days ago 9,730 reads 20 comments