1. Diego Costa Dimension Poses Different, Menacing Problems for Chelsea Rivals

    STAMFORD BRIDGE, LONDON — "Welcome to the top of the league," the Chelsea pitch announcer has declared with gusto ahead of every home game this season...

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  2. Why Chelsea Do Not Need Multimillion Lionel Messi Transfer from Barcelona

    It's a rumour as ludicrous as what the potential transfer fee would be—Lionel Messi could be on his way to Chelsea . Apparently...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 3 days ago 13,195 reads 44 comments

  3. Why Nemanja Matic Is the Difference for Chelsea in the Premier League Title Race

    Chelsea could afford to be all laughs after their 2-0 win over Stoke City on Monday night and John Terry was leading the celebrations...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 4 days ago 8,039 reads 21 comments

  4. Chelsea Show Their Bite in Scrappy Stoke City Win

    Games away against Stoke City are often an anomaly. Players aren't judged by their performance as footballers, it's about how they battle and scrap...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 5 days ago 11,933 reads 17 comments

  5. Chelsea Transfer Rumours and News Tracker: Week of December 22

    The opening of the winter transfer window is upon us, and the rumour mill is beginning to kick into gear. Chelsea are among the clubs being linked with high-profile moves for some ...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 6 days ago 8,004 reads 6 comments

  6. Chelsea's 12 Days of Christmas

    It's Christmas, so let's have some fun. While most of you have been out caroling and enjoying the festivities, we at Bleacher Report towers have been toiling to think of what your clubs will want for Christmas this year...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 6 days ago 4,118 reads 13 comments

  7. Diego Costa's Fitness Vital for Chelsea During Busy Christmas Schedule

    Now the Premier League is getting exciting. Christmas is here and the title race is threatening to take off...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 7 days ago 6,028 reads 12 comments

  8. Jose Mourinho Right to Be Relaxed Even as Man City Up Pressure on Chelsea

    It's not often a Jose Mourinho press conference goes off without incident, and his pre-match briefing with the media ahead of Chelsea 's trip to Stoke City was no different...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 8 days ago 7,204 reads 30 comments

  9. Eden Hazard Contract Is Festive Priority for Chelsea and Jose Mourinho

    Jose Mourinho must be a hard man to buy a Christmas present for. After all, the Chelsea boss is a man with the means to have most things in life...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 9 days ago 5,508 reads 14 comments

  10. Setting out Jose Mourinho's Best Midfield Setup for the Rest of the Season

    As the January transfer window rapidly approaches, Jose Mourinho will be thinking about what his squad needs in order to make good on Chelsea 's impressive first half of the campaign...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 9 days ago 14,315 reads 24 comments

  11. Frank Lampard and 10 Great Chelsea Goalscoring Midfielders

    Frank Lampard may be 36, but as his form for Manchester City has shown us this season, the Englishman remains a class act. Not so long ago, he was scoring goals, winning trophies and breaking records at Chelsea ...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 10 days ago 7,813 reads 22 comments

  12. Cup Victory over Derby Fuels Chelsea's Trophy Drive Heading into the New Year

    There have been many comparisons with Jose Mourinho's Chelsea team from 2004/05 and its current incarnation. That ruthless streak when it comes to winning games, the formidable defence, a striker who scores goals: The qualities are all there...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 11 days ago 5,767 reads 10 comments

  13. Jose Mourinho Must Be Wary What He Wished for After PSG Draw in Champions League

    Jose Mourinho had every reason for feeling jovial after Saturday's 2-0 victory against Hull City . Chelsea had just won to maintain their lead at the top of the Premier League ...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 12 days ago 7,333 reads 21 comments

  14. Chelsea Transfer Rumours and News Tracker: Week of December 15

    In just over a fortnight, the winter transfer window opens, and the rumour mill is beginning to kick into gear...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 12 days ago 16,111 reads 24 comments

  15. Eden Hazard Is Chelsea Catalyst, but Cesc Fabregas Absence Keenly Felt

    LONDON — Chelsea got back to winning ways in the Premier League with a 2-0 win against Hull City on Saturday, but the points didn't come as convincingly as the scoreline suggests...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 14 days ago 9,615 reads 8 comments

  16. From Youth Team to Champions League: The Rise of Ruben Loftus-Cheek at Chelsea

    A little over six months ago, Ruben Loftus-Cheek was captaining Chelsea 's under-18s to FA Youth Cup glory over Fulham at Stamford Bridge. Now he's a Champions League player...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 16 days ago 8,578 reads 18 comments

  17. Chelsea Cruise into Champions League Last 16, but Diego Costa Draws Blanks Again

    LONDON — It was supposed to be 'academy day' at Stamford Bridge when Chelsea faced Sporting Lisbon in their final group game of the Champions League. Instead, it turned into another nightmare for Diego Costa ...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 17 days ago 4,728 reads 12 comments

  18. Introducing the Chelsea Youngsters Set for Champions League vs. Sporting

    Chelsea 's Champions League clash with Sporting Lisbon on Wednesday will be "academy day," according to Jose Mourinho ...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 18 days ago 8,936 reads 14 comments

  19. Chelsea Transfer Rumours and News Tracker: Week of December 8

    While the summer transfer window has long since closed, that doesn't mean speculation surrounding potential signings will end...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 19 days ago 8,159 reads 9 comments

  20. Chelsea Finally Lose, but No Need to Panic for Jose Mourinho and His Players

    It was inevitable, according to Jose Mourinho —impossible to the rest of us. Believe it or not, Chelsea can lose football matches...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 20 days ago 12,491 reads 55 comments

  21. Newcastle United vs. Chelsea: Winners and Losers from Premier League Game

    Chelsea finally succumbed to defeat this season, crashing back down to Earth with a 2-1 loss to Newcastle United at St. James' Park on Saturday...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 21 days ago 11,134 reads 68 comments

  22. Chelsea Can Break Records but No Title for Jose Mourinho Will Be an Epic Failure

    His team are on form, and so too it seems is Jose Mourinho ahead of Chelsea 's trip to Newcastle United this weekend...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 22 days ago 6,589 reads 17 comments

  23. Didier Drogba and Loic Remy Show Chelsea's Fire Power in Spurs Win

    STAMFORD BRIDGE, LONDON — There was no Diego Costa for Chelsea against Tottenham Hotspur on Wednesday, but with Didier Drogba and Loic Remy in reserve, they needn't have worried...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 24 days ago 1,175 reads 0 comments

  24. Calm Chelsea Heads Can Continue Jose Mourinho's 'Perfect' Premier League Season

    A goalless draw against Sunderland at the weekend is hardly the hiccup it has been made out to be for Chelsea , despite Manchester City 's victory a day later...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 25 days ago 3,804 reads 17 comments

  25. Chelsea: Full Report Card for Every Position for November

    As we enter December, Chelsea remain unbeaten in all competitions. That's 20 games this season, of which just five have been drawn...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 25 days ago 4,094 reads 2 comments