Olivier Giroud claims he had to leave Arsenal for “perfect” Chelsea .
Striker Giroud insisted he needed to quit the Gunners and join their London rivals after falling down the pecking order at the Emirates.
Giroud, 31, started just one Premier League game for Arsenal this season following
Ajax teenager Patrick Kluivert has admitted he would consider a move to the Premier League.
The 18-year-old has been in impressive form in recent weeks, scoring six league goals so far.
Kluivert has often been linked with Manchester United, particularly after he was pictured speaking to boss Jose Mourinho after
As a tribute to Pancake Day, it was not a load of crepes – although Chelsea did their best to toss it away at first.
But Antonio Conte will live to fight another day in the Stamford Bridge cockpit, and Alan Pardew will need snookers to escape the Premier
Chelsea returned to winning ways by seeing off basement boys West Brom 3-0 at Stamford Bridge on Monday evening.
The Blues leapfrogged Tottenham back into the top four as Eden Hazard notched twice to plunge the Baggies deeper into the relegation mire.
Belgian Hazard opened the scoring, finishing from a
It's back! The Champions League returns with the real business about to start in the last 16 stage of the competition.
With so many elite sides finishing as runners-up in the group stage, the draw has produced some spectacular ties - including the holders Real Madrid vs
Daniel Sturridge lasted just three minutes into his first West Brom start before limping off at Chelsea.
The on-loan Liverpool striker appeared to suffer a hamstring problem early in the piece and was replaced by Jay Rodriguez.
Sturridge joined the Baggies on a temporary switch from Anfield in a bid
Antonio Conte’s Chelsea are in a bit of a crisis at present, on the back of two disappointing defeats at the hands of Watford and Bournemouth.
Alan Pardew’s Baggies will be up for the fight, as they look to haul themselves off the foot of the table.
Arsenal and Manchester City will fight it out for the first piece of silverware this season and you can be at Wembley to see the drama unfold in the Carabao Cup final.
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Alan Pardew says tonight’s game at Stamford Bridge is guaranteed “a lot of fight” because both Chelsea and West Brom are under huge pressure.
Pardew’s Baggies prop up the Premier League and are seven points adrift of safety, ahead of visiting the out of form champions.
Antonio Conte admits he has been a “disaster” in the transfer market.
Under-pressure Conte was left infuriated by how the January transfer window played out for his Chelsea side, having also missed out on a string of summer targets including Alexis Sanchez, Virgil van Dijk and Alex Sandro.
Antonio Conte has given Luis Enrique a glowing endorsement... even though the Spaniard is favourite to take his job at Chelsea .
Former Barcelona boss Enrique is odds-on with the bookies to be appointed at Stamford Bridge this summer, and may get the call before the end of the
Listing champions Chelsea would be ‘stupid’ to sack manager Antonio Conte.
That’s according to the Italian’s own philosophy.
Conte, who has 16 months remaining on his contract, is under increasing pressure after a 3-0 home defeat against Bournemouth and a 4-1 reverse at Watford — their first back-to-back three-goal defeats
A paedophile claimed he tried to meet a '14-year-old boy' for sex when he was grieving for his Chelsea football star stepdad.
Lee Stride, whose stepfather was Blues defender David Stride, has been spared jail after he arranged to meet who he thought was a teenage boy he had
Antonio Conte’s future at Chelsea is in doubt after a stuttering run of results.
Monday night’s thrashing at Watford - on the back of the 3-0 loss at home to Bournemouth - left the west London club fourth.
They are 19 points off the top and look a
Tammy Abraham is targeting a Harry Kane-style scoring blitz to force his way into the England World Cup squad — and keep Swansea in the top flight.
The striker, on loan from champions Chelsea, grabbed his first goals since his England debut in November in Tuesday's
On-loan Chelsea defender Matt Miazga has been fined by Vitesse Arnhem after grabbing the groin area of an opposing player in the Eredivisie.
The incident occurred during Vitesse's 1-1 draw with Heerenveen on January 20, as Miazga clashed with Denzel Dumfries.
On Wednesday, Vitesse announced punishments for Miazga and Tim
Mohamed Salah is not the only player to be wrongly discarded by Jose Mourinho at Chelsea and his two reigns are littered with stars sold prematurely.
The Egyptian star didn't get much of a look in under the Special One after joining the Blues from Basel.
Antonio Conte has been urged to ditch his downbeat demeanour ahead of a crucial period in Chelsea's season.
Boss Conte was as eye-catching as his team last season, with his hyperactive touchline antics.
The Italian was an entertaining addition to the Premier League and bundle of non-stop energy
Antonio Conte’s future at Chelsea continues to be the cause of much question, with doubts how much longer the 48-year-old will last at Stamford Bridge.
The Italian may have led the Blues to the Premier League title in his debut season, but failing to challenge leaders
Mauro Icardi has been tipped to leave Inter this summer.
The Inter Milan striker has been linked with Real Madrid in recent times.
Real are said to be weighing up a summer move for Icardo and Italian agent Federico Pastorello thinks he will be on the move.
Could he be the
Troy Deeney has attempted to explain why he celebrated his goal against Chelsea by sticking up both of his middle fingers.
The Watford striker could be hit with a four-match ban for his one-fingered salute, which referee Mike Dean apparently missed.
The ban would be his
Before a ball was kicked this season, Antonio Conte was making ominous noises.
On the Far East tour he moaned about the lack, or rather the quality, of new signings and how pre-season defeats were down to his stretched squad’s tiredness before reminding everyone at Chelsea of
Chelsea face a crunch Premier League clash against West Brom and you can be at Stamford Bridge to see the drama.
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Alan Pardew hopes rock-bottom West Brom can exploit champions Chelsea’s woes in their next match.
A demoralising home defeat to Southampton has left the Baggies four points adrift at the bottom of the Premier League with just 12 games to go.
They visit the champions next, in a
Napoli coach Maurizio Sarri is Roman Abramovich’s “dream” as next Chelsea boss, according to Gianfranco Zola’s agent.
The former bank worker has led Napoli to the top of Serie A this season – and has a €8m buyout clause in his contract till May 31.
Former fan favourite
Chelsea's season reached a new low on Monday night with their shocking 4-1 defeat to Watford at Vicarage Road .
With Tiemoue Bakayoko sent off in the first half, the Blues fell a goal down to a Troy Deeney penalty.
They then looked to have salvaged a point
Antonio Conte won't walk out on Chelsea — despite the growing crisis at the club.
Conte’s position looks in serious danger, but he has made it clear he will not quit, even though the pressure is mounting.
The Blues, in turn, have insisted they are still supportive of
Divorced, beheaded, survived.
It was good enough for Henry VIII's wives, and it can be used to describe Roman Abramovich's Chelsea managers during an eventful 15 years at Stamford Bridge.
Antonio Conte is the latest coach to feel the heat of his boss breathing down his neck
The cracks started to appear within weeks of the trophy presentation.
Antonio Conte went on holiday after Chelsea’s title-winning season and quickly the murmurings of discontent found their way back to Stamford Bridge — a very public falling-out with Diego Costa, rows over transfer targets and even preparations
Ian Wright believes Chelsea and Antonio Conte have fallen out over the Italian's outrageous demands to sign players.
The former Arsenal star insists the pair will part company before next season too, after a dismal run has seen the champions fall 19 points behind Manchester City in