Antonio Conte has stated that Cesc Fabregas is still a Chelsea player and that he is counting on him this season.
Indeed there have been plenty of rumors ever since the match against West Ham United where Fabregas was an unused substitute. Some people believe that the Spanish playmaker does not form part of Antonio Conte’s plans this season and that he would be offloaded before the end of the transfer window.
Antonio Conte is officially the new coach of The Blues as he has been announced.
The newly installed manager opted out of the usual highly publicised unveiling on Monday July 11th. He would also not do his supposed press conference until much later in the week. He was widely expected to meet the players at the Cobham training base but took his time before meeting the press finally.
Former Chelsea boss was not aware that The Blues had the rights to his name ahead of the negotiations to join Manchester united.
Jose Mourinho didn't know Chelsea still owned the rights to his name, it has been revealed. The Special One was unaware of the situation which has caused his impending announcement as Manchester United's new manager to be delayed. The Portuguese tactician was 'cross' upon finding out, but is satisfied the snag will not jeopardize his move to Old Trafford.
Leicester City striker, Jamie Vardy has been named the Football writers’ Association Footballer of the Year. The prolific English striker won with due to a vote of 36 percent as entered by 290 journalists. The player won the award ahead of team mates, Riyad Mahrez and N’Golo Kante.
The 29-year old striker has scored 22 premier league goals this season including netting in a league record 11 games in a row. Leicester City need just two points to ensure they lift the trophy if their closest rival, Tottenham lose to Chelsea on Monday.
A group of fans desperate to see Alexandre Pato in the Chelsea shirt has created a webpage to remind the Chelsea management that the striker has yet to make a debut.
GuusHiddink signed the Brazilian striker in January but so far has struggled to get any playing time with the London team. He was brought to bring back-up for the current Chelsea strikers Diego Costa, Radamel Falcao and Loic Remy.
The arrival of the Dutch coach Guus Hiddink appears to have brought a spark of life back to Chelsea as the Premier League club has managed to collect points in every single game since Hiddink arrived to Stamford Bridge.
Chelsea still has a load of problems that they have to deal with in order for them to have any chance of getting back into the top spots of the Premier League but this is a slow progression which takes time.
PetrCech has been a player of Chelsea since 2004 and his time with the English club is over after it was confirmed that Arsenal signed the experienced goal-keeper for a transfer fee believed to be in the region of €11 million.
The Czech shot-stopper had to make a decision concerning his future and it seems like Arsenal will be his next football destination as Arsene Wenger is eager to have the veteran player in his team.
Jose Mourinho suffered an embarrassing exit in the Champions League after being knocked out by Paris St Germain, who was strong opponents nonetheless, in the last 16 stage. Last season, the club made it to the semifinals where they were knocked out by Atletico Madrid.
Jose Mourinho felt that his team were just about perfect in the 5-0 victory over Swansea, which helped them open a five point advantage in the Premier League. Manchester City were defeated against Arsenal on Sunday and the two clubs will face each other at Stamford Bridge in a fortnight.
Chelsea FC and PSG will be facing each other for the 2nd consecutive year in the UEFA Champions League after having been pitted together and this is the chance that the French club needed to make their revenge.
In the previous season, Chelsea managed to defeat and eliminate PSG from the quarter-finals of the Champions League.