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Football rumours: Rafael Benítez to return to Chelsea?

Today’s nonsense knows how Chor Charoenying feelsRafael Benítez can certainly remember the good times. The warm welcome from the Stamford Bridge crowd in his first match after taking over from Roberto...

Football rumours: Rafael Benítez to return to Chelsea?

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Football transfer rumours: Philippe Coutinho set for Liverpool return? Up with this today’s tell-all will not put Is a return to Anfield on the cards for Philippe Coutinho? Don’t rule it out because Liverpool haven’t, say Le10Sport, a media outlet that must know what its talking about because it’s got quite the hip10ster title. Having left Liverpool 18 months ago to jo...
14:13 2019-07-01

Rafael Benítez says he would have stayed if Newcastle shared his vision Manager left St James’ Park at end of contract last weekBenítez blames ‘those at top of the club’ for his departureRafael Benítez has said he wanted to sign a new contract at Newcastle but did not as he felt the club did not share his vision.The Champions League-winning coach left St James’ Park las...
14:13 2019-07-01

Rafael Benítez cites lack of trust as reason for leaving Newcastle • Spaniard left St James’ Park this summer after three years• Club claim Benítez’s exit was motivated by Chinese moneyRafael Benítez says his decision to leave Newcastle was due to a lack of trust rather than the financial attraction of China.Benítez left St James’ Park at the end of his contract th...
00:13 2019-08-14

Newcastle appoint Steve Bruce as manager to succeed Rafael Benítez Bruce quit Sheffield Wednesday to take jobFormer Sunderland manager is a Newcastle fanSteve Bruce has been confirmed as the manager of Newcastle United, replacing Rafael Benítez. The 58-year-old quit Sheffield Wednesday on Monday to take his first Premier League job since 2015.Bruce’s appointment on...
11:00 2019-07-17

Rafael Benítez presses Mike Ashley to change Newcastle’s transfer policy • Benítez’s contract talks hinge on his freedom in transfer market• Manager wants to secure Rondón and has been linked to MataAfter seven days of negotiations Rafael Benítez and Mike Ashley are still attempting to reach a deal to extend the Spaniard’s contract as Newcastle United’s manager. Related:...
19:52 2019-05-22

Rafael Benitez takes swipe at Newcastle United owner Mike Ashley Rafael Benitez revealed he has had more meetings with senior officials at Dalian Yifang in his first week in charge of the Chinese Super League club than with Mike Ashley during his three-year tenure at Newcastle United....
16:00 2019-07-10

Salomón Rondón leaves West Brom to rejoin Rafael Benítez at Dalian Yifang • Striker moves to Chinese club for undisclosed fee• Rondón was with Benítez at Newcastle last seasonSalomón Rondón has linked up again with Rafael Benítez after joining the Chinese Super League club Dalian Yifang from West Bromwich Albion for an undisclosed fee. Related: Steve Bruce pledges to ‘pro...
15:26 2019-07-19

Football quiz: the many managers of Chelsea Football Club Who won the World Cup? Who played a final? Who liked eggs?How many Italians have managed Chelsea since they last had a (permanent) English manager?TwoFourSixEightChelsea have played in the top flight since 1989. Which manager earned them promotion that year, winning the Division Two title with a hug...
16:13 2019-06-19

Frank Lampard describes rumours over Chelsea job as an ‘easy link’ • Derby manager says focus is solely on play-off final• ‘We’ve got a game coming up and they’ve got a manager’Frank Lampard will hold crucial talks with Mel Morris, the Derby County owner, about the club’s future in the wake of Monday’s Championship play-off final against Aston Villa, but his own po...
00:52 2019-05-25

Football transfer rumours: Neymar to leave PSG? Today’s fluff despises that throwaway feeling Paul Pogba’s casual admission that “it could be a good time to have a new challenge somewhere else” gets every English newspaper excited, though the Mirror says that Manchester United will adopt a “hardline stance”, insisting “the World Cup winner cannot...
17:13 2019-06-17

Football rumours: John Terry to take over at Newcastle United? Today’s tell-all is weighing up its optionsA penny for John Terry’s thoughts. It only took one season in the Derby dugout for his old mucker Frank Lampard to be summoned back to Stamford Bridge for the top job. And that was after missing out on promotion to an Aston Villa side inspired, of course, b...
11:26 2019-07-09

Football transfer rumours: Rakitic to Manchester United for £48m? Today’s fluff is enjoying a more leisurely start to the dayJuventus are planning to go shopping in London for a Max Allegri replacement. The Italian champions intend to stop off at Not White Hart Lane first and ask Tottenham if they can have Mauricio Pochettino. Daniel Levy, Tottenham’s gnarly negot...
11:26 2019-05-22

Football transfer rumours: Ben Chilwell to Atlético Madrid? Today’s tell-all saw a welcoming light and stopped to rest for the nightAssorted Spanish media outlets the Rumour Mill pretends to take an interest in but doesn’t really say Atlético Madrid want to sign a certain Leicester City left-back. “Ben Chilwell serait sur les tablettes des Colchoneros,” say ...
10:39 2019-05-30

Football transfer rumours: Spurs to bid for Wilfried Zaha? Today’s fluff is from the back of a caravan driving to MadridAlmost everyone who matters has been talking about this week is the English clubs dominating Europe so forgive the Mill if it turns the conversation to more modest outfits. Manchester United had big dreams once and you may even have read o...
12:13 2019-05-31

Football transfer rumours: Roberto Martínez to take over at Barcelona? Today’s tittle-tattle is gonna take a little timeFollowing Barcelona’s defeat at the hands of Valencia in last weekend’s Copa del Rey final, the future of Ernesto Valverde is in doubt – and Catalan radio station RAC1 have identified the Belgium manager, Roberto Martínez, as the favourite to succeed ...
12:26 2019-05-28

Football transfer rumours: Michy Batshuayi to Roma? Today’s fluff don’t wanna be a tigerRoma are on the verge of sealing a move for Dejan Lovren, with Calciomercato reporting that Paulo Fonseca requested of his board that they provide him with a central defender who is “reliable and accurate” and that after pondering long and hard and looking high an...
15:00 2019-08-16

Football transfer rumours: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang to China? Today’s fluff can smell the moneyIt’s been a tough few weeks for Arsenal fans. Pipped to fourth place by Tottenham, an expensive and ultimately humiliating trip to Azerbaijan, and their north London rivals reaching the Champions League final has left most Gunners feeling a little jaded. Cue a summer...
15:52 2019-06-04

Football transfer rumours: Gareth Bale back to Spurs for £54m? Today’s fluff is ready for anythingIt’s Gareth Bale’s birthday and among the popping corks and sounds of party horns being blown there is also talk of happy returns, chiefly a move back to Tottenham Hotspur, the club that helped transform Bale from a skinny, injury-prone sickly left-back into a goal...
10:52 2019-07-16

Football transfer rumours: Man City and Tottenham eyeing Nathan Aké? Today’s whispers have no kind words to sayManchester City and Tottenham Hotspur are ready to duke it out in a battle royale to secure the services of Bournemouth central defender Nathan Aké. French sports daily L’Equipe claim Pep Guardiola’s Premier League champions have the edge and will sign the 2...
11:52 2019-07-03

Football transfer rumours: Everton in for Rakitic, Coutinho to Spurs? This fluff came down in the last shower Hard facts are not a currency in which the Rumour Mill usually deals but let’s start with one right here: this has been an underwhelming transfer window so far. Lots of clubs have done little or not exciting business.But, as the Mill is contractually obliged t...
12:26 2019-08-01

Football transfer rumours: Coutinho to PSG? Neymar back to Barça? Today’s fluff is going nowhere fastThe noise is not going away. According to Le Parisien, officials from Paris Saint-Germain and Barcelona chewed the fat for more than three hours in a swanky hotel without managing to shake hands on any kind of deal for Neymar, who is agitating for a return to Spain...
10:39 2019-08-14

Football transfer rumours: Giovani Lo Celso to Tottenham Hotspur? Today’s fluff is up and at it early doorsWhat now for Tottenham Hotspur, who must return to the drawing board following their defeat at the hands of Liverpool in Saturday’s Champions League final in Madrid. While they were away, somebody sketched portraits of Real Betis’s central midfielder Giovani ...
10:26 2019-06-03

Football transfer rumours: Harry Maguire set for Man City medical? Today’s fluff is remembering the good old daysWith a mere 49 days left until the transfer window closes, Manchester United fans are getting decidedly antsy over their club’s apparent lack of activity in the summer meat market. Dan James has arrived from Swansea for £17m and reports suggest young Cry...
14:39 2019-06-21

Football transfer rumours: Jack Clarke in, Trippier out at Tottenham? Today’s tell-all is caught between a rock and a hard place Captain. Leader. Legend. Next Middlesbrough manager? John Terry could be off to the Riverside Stadium, says Talksport, which reports that the former Chelsea stalwart has held talks with a view to becoming the Championship club’s new manager....
15:39 2019-05-23

Football transfer rumours: Real Madrid to bid for Christian Eriksen? Today’s fluff better take my directionIf Real Madrid really wanted to buy Paul Pogba, they would be selling a few players and saving up a bit of cash so they could perhaps meet Manchester United’s £150m asking price, or get near enough to it. Instead they have been putting together a package for Tot...
10:52 2019-06-19

Football transfer rumours: Perisic and Dybala to Manchester United? Today’s fluff would like to grow apple trees and honey bees The same player is on the front cover of the Spanish sport newspapers Marca, AS and Mundo Deportivo, and also on the back pages of most British nationals, and it’s Gareth Bale – or “Gareth Sale” as AS have it. According to Mundo Deportivo, ...
11:26 2019-07-22

Football transfer rumours: Giovani Lo Celso to Tottenham for €100m? Today’s fluff makes you drool just like a pasta e fasul Tottenham have made a £53m bid for the Real Betis midfielder Giovani Lo Celso, whose impressive loan move to Andalucía from Paris Saint-Germain – with headline figures of 16 goals and six assists in 46 games in their midfield this season – was ...
13:00 2019-05-29

Football transfer rumours: Koscielny to Dortmund? Lascelles to Lazio? Today’s fluff is feeling decidedly ropeyIt’s not often Newcastle are mentioned high up in the Mill, but don’t get excited Toon fans, you’re not splashing the cash. In a move that would likely make Rafa Benítez go all shades of purple if it were allowed to happen, captain Jamaal Lascelles has been li...
09:52 2019-06-14

Football transfer rumours: six starlets heading to Manchester United? Today’s fluff is scented with joyA swarm of bees; a herd of deer; a pack of wolves; a kettle of vultures. What, though, is the collective noun for transfers? By common consent it would seem to be a spree, which is what the Sun’s back page suggests that Manchester City are about to indulge in as they...
11:00 2019-05-24

Football transfer rumours: Mario Mandzukic to Manchester United? Today’s tell-all is praying for more rain While Manchester United are ready to cease in their attempt to lure Paulo Dybala from Juventus, due in no small part to their frustration at the Argentinian’s financial demands, Juventus have suggested Mario Mandzukic as a makeweight in a deal that could see...
11:13 2019-08-05

Football transfer rumours: Diego Costa heading for Everton? Today’s gossip came from the foot of our stairs Arsenal are not giving up on signing Wilfried Zaha from Crystal Palace. As well as that derisory/prudent £40m initial bid for the winger, they are prepared to offer three players they value as worth another £40m into the deal. Calum Chambers, Mohamed E...
15:39 2019-07-11

Football transfer rumours: Iñaki Williams to Manchester United? Today’s fluff wants to be taken to the magic of the moment on a glory nightAs a battalion of Sky Sports reporters set up at stadiums and training grounds around the UK, their minders keeping eyes peeled for mischievous fans bearing merchandise from Ann Summers, Deadline Day begins and it promises to...
11:00 2019-08-08

Football transfer rumours: Liverpool and Man City want James Maddison? Today’s fluff is scepticalThe Rumour Mill sometimes feels out of step with the modern world, with the kids playing snake on their mobile telephones while listening to Smashmouth on their MP3 players and chatting away on MSN Messenger. We also often feel slightly at odds with who’s considered a top n...
13:00 2019-06-05

Football transfer rumours: Nicolas Pépé to Manchester United? Today’s fluff is nearly doneAfter his costly miss on international duty with Wales, Manchester United have turned their nose up at signing Gareth Bale. The winger hasn’t scored in three months, with Ed Woodward unwilling to spend top dollar on a player that turns 30 in July. Having signed Bale’s com...
10:39 2019-06-13

Football transfer rumours: Alexis Sánchez and Dejan Lovren to Roma? Today’s tell-all overturned three decisions on the back of around 70 VAR checks Dejan Lovren is resigned to the fact that his hopes of getting regular game time at Liverpool are increasingly slim and Italian news outlet Corriere dello Sport say he’s ready to take a pay cut to secure a move to Roma. ...
12:26 2019-08-12

Football transfer rumours: João Felix in talks with Manchester clubs? Today’s fluff has an Eriksen-esque decision to makeIf long, protracted transfer battles involving high-priced whelps are your jam, Benfica’s João Felix looks set to provide much of the soundtrack to the summer with Juventus, Manchester City, Real Madrid and Manchester United all gazing on longingly....
12:52 2019-06-10

Football transfer rumours: Paul Pogba to get Manchester United pay boost? Today’s fluff don’t need to be no deeper Manchester United have returned to Crystal Palace with a second offer for Aaron Wan-Bissaka, this time a downpayment of £35m with another £15m to come, but the Eagles are still not interested – the Mail and the Times both say that an offer of £45m now with a ...
10:52 2019-06-18

Football transfer rumours: Neymar to leave PSG for Real Madrid or Barça? Today’s tell-all is stalling over image rightsIn what amounts to a vicious, third-degree burn, video footage recorded by the Brazilian journalist João Henrique Marques suggests all trace of Neymar has been removed from the Paris Saint-Germain club shop, although the Brazilian’s more deluded fans cou...
23:26 2019-08-13

Football transfer rumours: Oblak to Manchester United? Butland to Villa? Today’s fluff knows the value of a good goalkeeperWhat the heart wants, the heart may, possibly, could-at-the-last-minute get. That’s the message swirling around planet football as it emerges Jan Oblak is keen to leave Atlético Madrid and join Manchester United. On the face of it, that seems an odd ...
12:39 2019-06-11

Football transfer rumours: Liverpool to beat Barcelona to Harvey Elliott? Today’s fluff makes Land’s End to John o’ Groats seem easyLiverpool have been quiet in the transfer market this summer so their fans will be happy to hear they have been scurrying away behind the scenes to snap up English football’s next big thing.Harvey Elliott made the world sit up and notice in M...
12:26 2019-07-08

Football transfer rumours: Dejan Lovren to leave Liverpool for Milan? Today’s fluff knows its true valueIt’s been a sorry time to be a Milan fan. Having seen their team fail to qualify for the Champions League and then get banned from the Europa League for breaching FFP rules, the venerable old club’s followers need some good news. The kind of exciting transfer talk t...
14:26 2019-07-02

Football transfer rumours: Real Madrid's Dani Ceballos to Arsenal? Today’s piffle is still waitingReports from Spain say Dani Ceballos is ready to go out on loan and Arsenal are in the box seat to get him. The Real Madrid central midfielder, recently voted player of the tournament at the Under-21 European Championships won by Spain, has apparently been flattered by...
11:00 2019-07-17

Football transfer rumours: Joelinton to join Steve Bruce at Newcastle? Today’s fluff is surveying the sceneAs if the underworld of tittle-tattle was not incognito enough, Real Madrid are preparing to launch “Operation 200”, the kind of code that belongs in an MI6 mission to aid James Bond but, in this case, it is simply the La Liga club’s masterplan to offload James Ro...
13:13 2019-07-18

Football transfer rumours: Spurs' Danny Rose to join PSG or Juventus? Today’s whispers can’t hold a phone to our faceIt’s not going to be the biggest transfer window in Liverpool’s history, but they might buy a player. That’s the hot news coming out of Anfield. As leads go, we’ll freely admit the Rumour Mill has published stronger, and with more detail to boot. But li...
15:13 2019-07-24

Football transfer rumours: Eriksen to replace Pogba at Manchester United? This gossip must be living in paradiseChinese Super League clubs Beijing Guoan, Jiangsu Suning and Shanghai Shenhua have no end of ambition. They’re banking on the fact that Gareth Bale’s own horizons have run out. Though to be fair, the offers look pretty fine to us, including benefits such as a lu...
15:13 2019-07-23

Football transfer rumours: Pogba and Lukaku to stay at Manchester United? This gossip doesn’t recognise all of these thingsThe transfer window is full of surprises, so here’s another. It turns out that, after spending more than £400m on players already this summer, Real Madrid have no money left with which to sign Paul Pogba. Apparently this is not because they never actu...
15:26 2019-07-19

Chelsea news LIVE: Frank Lampard press conference and today's transfer gossip and rumours After kicking off the Frank Lampard era with a pair of pre-season fixtures in Ireland, Chelsea touched down in Tokyo on Tuesday morning as they step up preparations for the new Premier League campaign....
09:26 2019-07-16

Football transfer rumours: João Felix to Real Madrid or Manchester United? Today’s tittle-tattle gives it to you straightManchester City’s good-tempered collective post-treble party will finally end in a comedown when Leroy Sané is bundled out of the door. But to where? Not sure. Pulitzer, please! BREAKING NEWS: Eden Hazard is for the off from Chelsea! Continue reading......
14:52 2019-05-21

Rafael Camacho to leave Liverpool and return to Sporting in £5m deal • Winger, 19, had been linked with Wolves, Milan and Schalke• Camacho refused to sign contract extension at AnfieldLiverpool have accepted an initial £5m fee for Rafael Camacho from Sporting after the winger refused to sign a contract extension at Anfield. Related: Transfer window 2019 – every summe...
17:13 2019-06-28

Eden Hazard has done 'great things' at Chelsea and for football, say teammates – video After scoring twice in Chelsea's 4-1 win over Arsenal in the Europa League final, Eden Hazard confirmed his desire to call time on his career with the London club to seek new challenges.Chelsea captain César Azpilicueta admitted Hazard's departure would be a huge loss for the club, but wished his fr...
08:13 2019-05-30

Man Utd vs Chelsea live stream: how to watch today's Premier League football online from anywhere In recent times this fixture would have been nailed on as an early Premier League title decider. However, a change in fortunes and circumstance for Manchester United and Chelsea means fans and management of both clubs will have slightly more modest hopes and ambitions this season, with Champion...
18:52 2019-08-11

Chelsea swagger, Villans become heroes and Spurs v Liverpool – Football Weekly Extra Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Paolo Bandini and Philippe Auclair discuss the Europa League final, the Championship play-off final, the Champions League final, Newcastle and a duck-sized Sepp BlatterJoin the conversation on Facebook, Twitter and email.We look back at the last few days in football, ...
00:26 2019-05-31

Maurizio Sarri would welcome Italy return after ‘heavy year’ with Chelsea • Chelsea manager says ‘the call of home is strong’• Juventus expected to buy out last year of Sarri’s contractMaurizio Sarri has admitted he would welcome a return to Italy after “a heavy year” at Chelsea as Juventus edge ever closer to luring him back to Serie A.The Italian champions have met the ...
21:00 2019-06-04

Maurizio Sarri tells Chelsea he wants to return to Italy with Juventus • Manager met London club officials on Friday for talks• Juve have reportedly offered Sarri a contract until 2022Maurizio Sarri’s stint as Chelsea’s head coach looks set to be cut short days after he lifted the Europa League trophy in Azerbaijan after the Italian held talks with the club’s hierarchy...
01:26 2019-06-01

Lampard has no fear of player power threatening Chelsea return Dressing room manoeuvres thought to have been behind previous sackings but new incumbent is scornful of the ideaTo those on the outside it was the thing that drove Chelsea to titles during Frank Lampard’s playing days at the club but also what did for a clutch of their managers. Player power: it was...
11:39 2019-07-07

Liverpool vs Chelsea live stream: how to watch UEFA Super Cup 2019 football online from anywhere Champions League winners against Europa League champs - the UEFA Super Cup has become the traditional curtain raiser for European competitions. This year's is a first - an all-English affair, with Liverpool taking on Chelsea. Which Premier League side will earn the bragging rights in Istanbul? ...
03:26 2019-08-15

Chelsea reject new Bayern bid as Hudson-Odoi targets September return • German champions £22.5m approach is turned down• Hudson-Odoi making swift recovery from achilles injuryChelsea have rejected a new bid from Bayern Munich for Callum Hudson-Odoi as they attempt to convince him to commit his future to the club, with the England forward understood to be targeting a r...
19:52 2019-06-28

Tammy Abraham feels ready for Chelsea but not ruling out Aston Villa return • Villa keen to sign striker for £25m after successful loan• Abraham wants to be starting in Premier League next seasonTammy Abraham said he was glad he stayed at Aston Villa after their promotion to the Premier League, having been in talks about cutting short his loan to join Wolves from Chelsea in...
14:13 2019-05-28

Report: UConn Invited To Return To The Big East And Leave Their Football Team Behind The Big East is expected to invite the University of Connecticut back into the conference as early as this week for the 2020-21 season, according to multiple reports. Digital News Desk had the news first. Nothing has been officially confirmed from the conference, or the school’s board of trustees—th...
19:52 2019-06-22

No Champions League football for Arsenal next season as Chelsea consign Gunners to Europa League Arsenal will be playing Europa League football again next season after defeat against Chelsea in Baku saw the Gunners miss out on potential Champions League qualification....
23:52 2019-05-29

Benitez: Newcastle United did not share my vision "Rafael Benitez said on Monday he did not want to leave Newcastle United but felt the Premier League club\u0027s hierarchy did not share his vision."...
19:26 2019-07-01

Benitez appointed Dalian head coach "Rafa Benitez has been unveiled as the new head coach of Chinese Super League club Dalian Yifang, with the former Newcastle United and Liverpool boss replacing Choi Kang-hee at the helm."...
14:26 2019-07-02

XY Chelsea review – in search of the real Chelsea Manning A documentary about the trans activist and ex-army intelligence officer is intriguing but lacks wider contextThis documentary about the transgender whistleblower and former army intelligence analyst Chelsea Manning takes its title from her Twitter handle, @xychelsea.“Where would you start the story ...
11:26 2019-05-26

Newcastle have gambled on Bruce but shadow of Benítez looms large | Louise Taylor Steve Bruce may be a geordie but that will not be enough to fill Rafael Benítez’s sizeable shoes and a sceptical Gallowgate will need an awful lot of convincingSome years ago Steve Bruce wrote a trilogy of football-based thrillers. Their hero was Steve Barnes, the all-action macho manager of Ledders...
18:13 2019-07-20

'I want to leave a legacy': Benítez joins Dalian Yifang after Newcastle exit – video Rafael Benítez has taken over as manager of the Chinese side Dalian Yifang barely a week after Newcastle announced his departure. Despite being a Champions League winning coach, the 59-year-old Spaniard said he is under no illusion that this job will be a challenge, telling journalists: 'We are comi...
19:26 2019-07-02

West Ham women's football team appoints first skin consultant in history of football Dr Raul Cetto has been appointed on a part-time basis "to offer insight and expertise into caring for their skin whilst working a high-octane job to help protect and perfect their skin"...
19:00 2019-08-06

NBCUniversal, National Football League and Carrie Underwood sued over Sunday Night Football theme song Football fans, are you ready for some litigation?! Per Yahoo! News, a group of songwriters have filed a federal lawsuit against NBCUniversal, the National Football League, Carrie Underwood, and others for allegedly plagiarizing a song originally posted on YouTube for their Sunday Night Football open...
19:26 2019-06-20

Nick Buoniconti's Football Life And Football Death The Many Lives of Nick Buoniconti, the HBO documentary about the Hall of Fame linebacker who died this week at the age of 78, begins with several breathtaking shots of Buoniconti’s stately mansion in the Hamptons, just as Buoniconti makes his way out the front door, onto the porch, and into a wicker...
02:39 2019-08-03

Dele: I'm 'not surprised' about Poch exit rumours "Dele Alli said he was not surprised that Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino was a man in demand following Tottenham\u0027s run to the Champions League final."...
12:52 2019-06-02

Chhattisgarh Man, 53, Charged With Sedition For "Rumours" On Power Cuts A 53-year-old man was arrested on the charges of sedition for allegedly spreading rumours over power cuts on social media in Chhattisgarh, police said....
15:52 2019-06-14

Rumours Of "Radioactive Water" In Paris, Probe Ordered After the panic, the prosecution: investigators in Paris have opened an enquiry to track down the source of false reports last week that drinking water in the French capital had been contaminated....
14:26 2019-07-23

'Does it bother me? No it doesn’t' - Rakitic unmoved by transfer rumours "Barcelona midfielder Ivan Rakitic accepts his days at the Nou Camp may be numbered, but for now he is concentrating on preparing for next season with the Spanish champions."...
16:26 2019-07-22

"Maintain Calm, Don't Believe Rumours": Governor To Kashmir Politicians Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik on Friday evening asked a delegation of Jammu and Kashmir politicians to "maintain calm and not believe rumours" that are circulating in the Kashmir Valley......
21:13 2019-08-02

Sebastian Vettel calls Formula 1 retirement rumours 'made up' Four-time Formula 1 champion Sebastian Vettel says claims he is preparing to retire at the end of 2019 are "made up", and reiterated his commitment to winning Ferrari a title...
02:39 2019-06-07

Merkel seeks to scotch rumours of a rift with her party's new leader German chancellor dismisses as ‘rubbish’ claims she thinks CDU successor is not up to jobAngela Merkel has sought to scotch rumours of a rift with her party’s new leader, Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer, dismissing reports that she thinks her successor is not up to the job.The German chancellor defended ...
18:00 2019-05-29

Mercedes' Toto Wolff: Formula 1 boss rumours could be an "agenda" Mercedes boss Toto Wolff has suggested there is an "agenda" behind ongoing rumours that he is being lined up to replace Chase Carey as a future Formula 1 chief...
08:39 2019-07-05

UPDATE 1-China denounces U.S. "rumours" about Huawei ties to Beijing China on Friday denounced U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo for fabricating rumours after he said the chief executive of China's Huawei Technologies Co Ltd was lying about his company's ties to the Beijing government....
09:52 2019-05-24

RCMP manhunt: How online rumours affect police investigations A photo of an individual who looked strikingly like one of the men suspected in the deaths of three people in B.C. began circulating online Thursday evening....
18:39 2019-07-31

| Human sacrifice bridge rumours spark Bangladesh lynchings Eight people have been killed in vigilante lynchings in Bangladesh sparked by rumours on social media of children being kidnapped and sacrificed as offerings for the construction of a mega-bridge, police said....
02:39 2019-07-25

Marquez says Lorenzo should "persist" at Honda MotoGP after exit rumours MotoGP championship leader Marc Marquez says his team-mate Jorge Lorenzo "needs to" persist with his current Honda challenge, following suggestions that Lorenzo could depart after the 2019 season...
23:52 2019-08-08

DAMS rules out swift FIA F3 entry after rumours linked it to move Francois Sicard says his DAMS team has no intention of joining the new FIA Formula 3 Championship in the near future, despite paddock speculation suggesting otherwise...
14:26 2019-06-19

Miller: Could be some truth to Lorenzo taking MotoGP ride rumours Pramac Ducati rider Jack Miller admits that recent rumours about Honda's Jorge Lorenzo taking his MotoGP ride for 2020 might have "some truth" in them...
23:52 2019-08-08

Toyota plays down rumours about Alonso making WRC debut in Spain Toyota has played down speculation that ex-Formula 1 driver Fernando Alonso could make his World Rally Championship debut on Rally Spain later this year...
18:13 2019-06-11

Rafael Nadal Is Tennis Jail “If you want to do or achieve something on the clay, inevitably, at some stage, you will go through Rafa,” Roger Federer said after his French Open quarterfinal, “because he’s that strong, and he will be there.”...
21:00 2019-06-07

Declan Rice’s focus ‘fully on West Ham’ despite Manchester United rumours • Midfielder says he is ‘not thinking about anything else’• ‘The West Ham fans love me and I love them’Declan Rice has dismissed rumours of a move away from West Ham as the midfielder prepares for the Nations League finals with England.Rice has been linked with Manchester United since he broke into ...
01:26 2019-05-29

Naveen Patnaik Raring For Record Fifth Term Amid Rumours, Attacks Naveen Patnaik, Chief Minister of Odisha, is seeking a record fifth term in office as his party, the Biju Janata Dal (BJD), faces an aggressive BJP - a former ally - which has made inroads into the......
15:00 2019-05-22

Paris authorities scotch rumours of radioactive tap water as 'fake news' Viral message claims water has harmful tritium levels as country faces heatwaveAs France faces a scorching new heatwave this week, Paris authorities have urged residents to keep calm and carry on drinking tap water after rumours spread that the capital’s water supplies had been contaminated with har...
11:52 2019-07-22

MotoGP rider Zarco says World Superbike switch rumours are "bulls**t" KTM MotoGP rider Johann Zarco has called rumours linking him to Honda in World Superbikes for 2020 "bullshit", and says the person who started them should "lose his job"...
19:39 2019-06-14

Factbox: Roger Federer v Rafael Nadal A look at the records of Switzerland's Roger Federer and Spain's Rafael Nadal before their semi-final meeting at the French Open on Friday (prefix number denotes seeding):...
07:13 2019-06-07

Watch: Rafael Nadal needs four sets in third round win Rafael Nadal had a rare losing set in his toughest match so far at the 2019 French Open, but still slipped by David Goffin to reach the fourth round on Friday in Paris....
22:13 2019-05-31

Brexit is a sham, but Theresa May just won’t admit it | Rafael Behr ‘No deal is better than a bad deal’ was never true. Even as May’s power drains away, she can’t bring herself to come cleanHans Christian Andersen did not write a sequel to the Emperor’s New Clothes, depicting the aftermath of the potentate’s humiliating naked parade through town. There is no record ...
00:13 2019-05-22

Rafael Nadal races into third round of French Open He is one of tennis' best ever players and known for his attention to detail but Rafael Nadal didn't have any complicated scouting plans in place ahead of his first-round match against a player he had never faced, Yannick Hanfmann....
15:13 2019-05-29

| Thanks for the memories: Rafael Nadal's 12 French Open triumphs Rafael Nadal won his 12th French Open title on Sunday when he defeated Dominic Thiem in the final for the second straight year. Let's look at his 12 triumphs....
00:00 2019-06-10

The Latest: Rafael Nadal clinches berth at ATP Finals Rafael Nadal's run to the Wimbledon semifinals has allowed him to qualify for the ATP Finals for a record 15th consecutive year        ...
15:26 2019-07-11

Another Wimbledon Showdown for Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal The longtime rivals, who will meet in the semifinals on Friday, have played three times at the All England Club. Here’s how The Times covered those matches....
07:26 2019-07-12

Rafael Nadal laments another missed opportunity to win Wimbledon For the second year in a row, Rafael Nadal came up just shy of making the Wimbledon final, losing out on another chance to win a Grand Slam not played on clay....
05:13 2019-07-13

Dominic Thiem Got Closer, But Rafael Nadal Still Stepped On Him Last year, in the first major final of his life, Dominic Thiem just seemed happy to be there. Flattened by a Rafael Nadal charging toward his 11th French Open title? That builds character. A dusty tennis great heartlessly roasting you at the trophy ceremony? Whatever, no shame in being outmatched....
22:52 2019-06-10

Barcelona rule out Neymar return 'as things stand' despite Brazilian's attempts to force Nou Camp return Barcelona vice-president Jordi Cardoner has poured cold water on a possible Camp Nou return for Neymar, saying a move for the Paris Saint-Germain forward is "ruled out" for now....
16:52 2019-08-05

Hunt to face Johnson amid rumours of tactical voting in Tory leadership race Johnson’s team accused of skullduggery after Michael Gove knocked out by narrow marginBoris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt will battle it out to become Britain’s next prime minister after a day of drama at Westminster that saw Johnson’s team accused of conniving to knock his bitter rival Michael Gove out o...
23:39 2019-06-20

Google Stadia Stream: Release Date, Price and Destiny 2 Rumours ahead of E3 2019 Google is set to reveal more information on its new streaming service, Google Stadia, later today. Here's what you need to know about this massive announcement....
14:52 2019-06-06

Man City transfer news LIVE: Rodri unveiling and today's gossip and rumours Pep Guardiola is celebrating an unprecedented domestic treble as Manchester City look forward to a well-earned summer rest - and the promise of making a formidable squad even stronger....
20:00 2019-07-04

Reserve Bank Governor Meets Arun Jaitley Amid Rumours Of BJP Leader's Ill Health Mr Jaitley, 66, suffers from kidney problems and underwent a transplant in 2018. He was then operated on in January, reportedly for soft tissue cancer in his left leg, which prevented him from......
02:52 2019-05-27

Rafael Nadal sweeps Yannick Maden aside and shows why he is favourite • Spaniard defeats German 6-1, 6-2, 6-4 in Paris• Roger Federer continues comeback on clayIt usually takes only a couple of matches for Rafael Nadal to remind everyone why he is always favourite to win here – not just the titles, which he has won an extraordinary 11 times, but points, games, sets an...
22:26 2019-05-29

Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal remain on collision course at Wimbledon • Federer beats Lucas Pouille 7-5, 6-2, 7-6 (4) in third round• Nadal thrashes Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 6-2, 6-3, 6-2It has been 11 long years since Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal played each other at Wimbledon in perhaps the greatest match in the Championship’s history. Whisper it softly but they appear ...
21:13 2019-07-06

For Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic, Rome Offered Something Novel: A Bagel In the 54th match between fierce rivals, the Italian Open final offered the first scoreless set by either player. Nadal hung on to win his first title of 2019....
14:52 2019-05-21

Rafael Nadal is just way too good for Roger Federer at French Open PARIS — Rafael Nadal made quick work of Roger Federer in their first French Open meeting since 2011, beating his rival 6-3, 6-4, 6-2 Friday in strong wind to reach his 12th final at Roland Garros. Nadal has never lost a semifinal at the clay-court Grand Slam tournament. Never lost a final, either. A...
16:39 2019-06-07

Rafael Nadal Owns Roger Federer at Roland Garros The longtime rivals, who meet in the semifinals on Friday, have played five other times at the French Open. Here’s how The Times covered those matches....
07:13 2019-06-07

Top-seeded Rafael Nadal rallies to reach Rogers Cup semis Top-seeded Rafael Nadal rallied to reach the Rogers Cup semifinals, beating No. 7 Fabio Fognini of Italy 2-6, 6-1, 6-2        ...
10:13 2019-08-10

Rafael Nadal Rallies To Beat Fabio Fognini In Montreal Rafael Nadal, who won his fourth title in Canada a year ago, needed almost two hours on Friday to overcome the Italian veteran who shocked him on clay at Monte Carlo in April....
09:52 2019-08-10

Rafael Nadal riled by Nick Kyrgios but sees him off despite underarm ace • Spaniard wins 6-3, 3-6, 7-6, 7-6 after weeks-long war of words• Australian aims shot straight at opponent and does not apologiseNick Kyrgios discovered on Thursday evening that you provoke a champion at your peril as Rafael Nadal husbanded his controlled fury over four engrossing sets to grind dow...
22:39 2019-07-04

Defending champ Rafael Nadal wins Rogers Cup opener Top-seeded Rafael Nadal opened his Rogers Cup title defense Wednesday, beating England's Daniel Evans 7-6 (6), 6-4 in a second-round match delayed by rain three times....
15:00 2019-08-08

Can Roger Federer upset Rafael Nadal at the French Open? The way Roger Federer was talking ahead of his battle against Rafael Nadal at the French Open, you would think something especially crazy has to happen for Spain's "King of Clay" to lose their semifinal....
18:13 2019-06-06

Will Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal serve up another Wimbledon epic? Echoes of 2008 will reverberate around Wimbledon on Friday, when Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal step out on Centre Court for a repeat of what many regard as the greatest tennis match of all time....
17:52 2019-07-12

23 MMA thoughts, including why Rafael dos Anjos vs. Conor McGregor should be revisited Ariel Helwani shares his thoughts on the future for dos Anjos, including an intriguing potential opponent, as well as a glimpse of what to expect from Monday's show....
02:52 2019-05-22

With French Open title in hand, can Rafael Nadal win Wimbledon? No man has accomplished the Roland Garros-Wimbledon double since Nadal himself in 2010, but that's what Rafa is aiming for as he chases Grand Slam title No. 19....
20:26 2019-06-10

Rafael Nadal has withdrawn from the 2019 Western & Southern Open Citing fatigue following his Rogers Cup title in Montreal Sunday, Rafael Nadal, the No. 2-ranked player in the world, has withdrawn from the W&S Open        ...
19:26 2019-08-12

Roger Federer knows all too well all clay roads lead to Rafael Nadal With the media-billed "Swiss Open" behind him after a four-set win against fellow countryman Stan Wawrinka, Federer now turns to Nadal, the King of Clay....
22:39 2019-06-04

Even for Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal at the French Open is just impossible In their 39th career meeting and the most anticipated tennis match in years, the Spaniard mastered both his friendly rival and the wind to reach Sunday's final....
23:13 2019-06-07

Giovani Lo Celso to Tottenham: Rapper AJ Tracey slides into Betis star's DMs over transfer rumours Giovani Lo Celso's move to Tottenham may finally be edging closer to completion - and it seems Mauricio Pochettino may have rapper AJ Tracey to thank....
17:52 2019-07-23

Arsenal transfer news, rumours - LIVE! Latest on Mesut Ozil future at Emirates Stadium This summer is set to be another period of change for Arsenal as Unai Emery assesses a squad which narrowly missed out on Champions League qualification....
17:39 2019-05-21

Roger Federer looks to defy daunting odds against old rival Rafael Nadal The Spaniard still looks unbeatable on the red clay of Paris but the 38-year-old Swiss believes he can end his runNobody in the history of athletic endeavour has dominated a single geographical space the way Rafael Nadal has ruled the 2,106 sq ft of clay marking the boundaries of his work on Court P...
23:26 2019-06-06

Rafael Nadal beats Dominic Thiem to clinch French Open Spain’s Rafael Nadal has won the French Open for the 12th time, beating his Austrian opponent Dominic Thiem over four sets. Thiem had drawn level, winning the second set before Nadal stormed back to win the title....
20:26 2019-06-09

Rafael Nadal v Dominic Thiem: French Open men's final – live! Game-by-game updates from the final at Roland GarrosThiem tasked with facing Nadal after ending Djokovic’s streakSend your emails to Jacob here or tweet @JacobSteinberg 2.04pm BST The players have arrived on court. They’re both likely to be feeling a few nerves, but Rafael Nada’s will be nothing com...
15:13 2019-06-09

Nick Kyrgios Executes Perfect Underarm Serve Against Rafael Nadal The second round of Wimbledon offered Nick Kyrgios the opportunity to do what he loves best, which is to try to beat Rafael Nadal. Though he failed in that quest, falling in four sets in yesterday’s match, Kyrgios was able to realize his other great love, which is to try to annoy Rafael Nadal. No mo...
18:13 2019-07-05

Rafael Nadal beats Novak Djokovic to win ninth Rome Masters Rafael Nadal had to dig deep to beat Novak Djokovic in the final of the Rome Masters and claim his first title of the season, winning 6-0 4-6 6-1 after more than two hours of intense battle....
18:00 2019-05-21

Brexiteers want a leader with Trump’s swagger. That would be the ruin of Britain | Rafael Behr The president gets away with his boorishness because the US is a hyperpower. A cut-price UK version would be a disasterDonald Trump’s presidency and Brexit have their own special relationship, distinct from the celebrated 20th-century alliance between the US and the UK. The two projects were born a ...
02:26 2019-06-05

Rafael Nadal Stays At Number Two As Novak Djokovic Rules Rankings Stefanos Tsitsipas, who entered the top five for the first time last week, drops two places and is leapfrogged by Kei Nishikori and Alexander Zverev....
02:26 2019-08-13

Wimbledon courts controversy with Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal seeding Eight-time champion Roger Federer was seeded No. 2 for Wimbledon, one spot ahead of Rafael Nadal, reversing their positions in the ATP rankings.        ...
04:13 2019-06-28

Rafael Nadal Played Some Heroic Points Before Roger Federer Wrapped It Up The match was glowing white-hot for hours, but in the fourth set, the Wimbledon semifinal between Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal began to cool off. Federer got an early break to go up 2-1, and a sense of the inevitable washed over the lawn as both players traded holds, Nadal’s traction on the match ...
01:39 2019-07-13

Red Sox star third baseman Rafael Devers records four hits, six RBI in win over Blue Jays Boston Red Sox third baseman Rafael Devers recorded his fourth career multi-home run game in a four-hit, six RBI night against the Toronto Blue Jays....
19:00 2019-07-03

Watch: Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal advance to Wimbledon semifinal Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer will battle for a spot in the 2019 Wimbledon men's final after winning their respective quarterfinal matchups Wednesday in London....
15:26 2019-07-11

Rafael Nadal makes history with 12th French Open title Rafael Nadal downed Dominic Thiem at French Open to claim his 18th Grand Slam and become the only man or woman to win the same tournament 12 times.       ...
21:52 2019-06-09

Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer Target Second Week At French Open Roger Federer continues his first French Open campaign in four years on Friday with a third-round match against Norway's Casper Ruud, while reigning champion Rafael Nadal faces Belgian David Goffin....
08:00 2019-05-31

Roger Federer brings up Wimbledon century with Rafael Nadal next in line • Four-set win over Kei Nishikori was his 100th at Wimbledon• Federer seeks 16th win over Nadal in 40 matches on FridayIf Roger Federer is to win Wimbledon for the ninth time he might have to reach deeper into his past than he did in beating Kei Nishikori over four sets in the quarter-finals on Wedn...
22:13 2019-07-10

Rafael Nadal storms to historic 12th French Open win – video Rafael Nadal beat Dominic Thiem at Roland Garros to claim his 12th French Open title and 18th grand slam. A mark of his near-total dominance on clay, he has won all but three French Open tournaments since 2005 – and now stands just two grand slams short of Roger Federer’s all-time record of 20Rafael...
00:00 2019-06-10

Roger Federer tops Rafael Nadal to make Wimbledon final WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — After waiting 11 years to get another shot against Rafael Nadal at Wimbledon, Roger Federer was so, so close to the finish line. One match point slipped away when Federer missed a forehand return. A second came and went on a backhand return. Later, serving for a spot in a r...
22:39 2019-07-12

Transfer news, rumours LIVE: Dybala contract, Tottenham in Fernandes talks; Man Utd, Arsenal, Liverpool gossip Manchester United aren't giving up on signing Harry Maguire from Leicester before next week's transfer deadline and are ready to take their pursuit right down to the wire....
08:26 2019-08-02

Xbox Scarlet E3 News COUNTDOWN: Games, Rumours, Specs, Release Date, Price Updates TODAY Microsoft could be about to lift the lid on the next generation hardware that's going to see us through 2020 and beyond - here's what you need to know....
17:00 2019-06-09

Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal rejoin ATP players’ council in surprise twist • Chief executive Chris Kermode’s contract expires at end of year• Novak Djokovic rumoured to want Mark Leschly as replacementRoger Federer and Rafael Nadal have rejoined the ATP players’ council, an intriguing twist to the power struggle at the top of the men’s game.The unexpected development, conf...
21:26 2019-08-08

Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer Made Joint Decision To Re-Enter ATP Politics Controversy has arisen over the past months concerning various issues, with ATP Council president Novak Djokovic often on the opposite side of discussions from Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer....
06:00 2019-08-09

Rafael Nadal: Can Spanish star surpass great rival Roger Federer? No sooner had Rafael Nadal wiped away the red dust from his eyes and taken his hands off the resplendent trophy, the inevitable question was fired towards him....
16:13 2019-06-10

Rafael Nadal beats Dominic Thiem to win 12th French Open title • Nadal wins 6-3, 5-7, 6-1, 6-1 to claim 18th grand slam title• Spaniard is only two behind Roger Federer’s record of 20Rafael Nadal, hair thinning, legs slowing imperceptibly but genius intact, remains unbeatable on the clay of Roland Garros. Not even a spirited challenge by the world No 4, Dominic...
21:26 2019-06-09

Rafael Nadal beats Dominic Thiem to win record 12th French Open PARIS — For a few, fleeting moments Sunday, Rafael Nadal found his French Open supremacy seemingly threatened by Dominic Thiem, a younger, talented opponent challenging him in the final for the second consecutive year. A poor game from Nadal allowed Thiem to break him and even things at a set apiece...
00:26 2019-06-10

Rafael Nadal beats Dominic Thiem to win his 12th French Open title Rafael Nadal beat Dominic Thiem 6-3, 5-7, 6-1, 6-1 on Sunday to win his 12th French Open title, securing his 18th major championship and continuing his streak of never losing a final at Roland Garros....
20:00 2019-06-09

2019 French Open: Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal Reach the Quarterfinals Federer has not yet dropped a set playing at Roland Garros for the first time since 2015. Three women became first-time quarterfinals in Paris on Sunday....
18:39 2019-06-02

Roger Federer survives Swiss scrap to set up Rafael Nadal semi-final • Federer beats Stan Wawrinka in four sets• Rafael Nadal defeats Kei Nishikori in straight setsRoger Federer finally got himself into a dogfight at this French Open after a relatively quite run to the quarter-finals, where he survived an all-Swiss scrap with his long-time friend and rival Stan Wawri...
21:39 2019-06-04

Nick Kyrgios says he deliberately tried to hit Rafael Nadal with ball at Wimbledon, won't apologize Nick Kyrgios admitted to attempting to hit Rafael Nadal with a ball during their Wimbledon match and said he won't be saying sorry to him.       ...
16:13 2019-07-05

Roger Federer beats Rafael Nadal in four sets to reach Wimbledon men’s final • Roger Federer beats Rafael Nadal 7-6 (3), 1-6, 6-3, 6-4• Federer to face Novak Djokovic in final on SundayWhen Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic step on to Centre Court on Sunday to contest the Wimbledon men’s singles final for the third time in six years two Spaniards back in the Balearics will pa...
23:52 2019-07-12

Brace yourself, Britain, for a long stint of bad government under Boris Johnson | Rafael Behr Recent history has shown rogue leaders can win elections. Our new PM can be unfit for office but effective at staying thereIf Boris Johnson is the answer, what was the question? To the 92,153 party members who voted for him, the new Conservative leader offers a remedy to two ailments: persistent mem...
21:39 2019-07-23

Roger Federer tops Rafael Nadal in first Wimbledon meeting since 2008 final Roger Federer waited 11 years to get another shot at Rafael Nadal on Centre Court. This one was a semifinal, not a final. It was settled in four sets, not five....
23:00 2019-07-12

Novak Djokovic: Fight with Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal to be world No1 drives us on Novak Djokovic says the competition between himself, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal to be the best in the world is driving their dominance of men's tennis....
14:39 2019-07-09

Rafael Nadal ‘excited’ for long-overdue Wimbledon rematch with Roger Federer • No 3 seed defeats American Sam Querrey 7-5, 6-2, 6-2• Friday’s match will be first between pair at SW19 since 2008 finalEleven years since Rafael Nadal’s victory against Roger Federer at Wimbledon in what is widely accepted to be the greatest match in history, the pair will renew rivalries again a...
23:52 2019-07-10

Wimbledon: How to watch Roger Federer vs. Rafael Nadal semifinal, betting odds Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal will meet for the 30th time in a Wimbledon semifinal matchup Friday in London. Here is how to watch and the latest betting odds for the matchup....
22:01 2019-07-11

Nick Kyrgios rips Rafael Nadal’s slowdown tactics during Wimbledon loss WIMBLEDON, England — Nick Kyrgios did just about everything against Rafael Nadal at Wimbledon, except win. The Australian hit some underhand serves, including one that landed in for an ace. He tried a few ‘tweeners. And he even ran in early on a serve from Nadal, and argued loudly with the cha...
22:13 2019-07-04

Rafael Nadal overcomes jitters to set up mouth-watering Nick Kyrgios clash • Nadal wins against Yuichi Sugita in straight sets• Roger Federer beats South Africa’s Lloyd Harris in four setsAfter the tremor that ripped through Wimbledon on day one, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal survived early scares when they stepped on to the grass for the first time on Tuesday, but it is ...
21:13 2019-07-02

Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal Threaten Novak Djokovic Bid For Historic Slam Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal, with 20 and 17 career Grand Slam titles each respectively, are ahead of 15-time major winner Novak Djokovic in total hauls....
06:39 2019-05-25

Analysis: Novak Djokovic looks like he could catch Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal in Grand Slams Federer owns the men's record of 20 Grand Slam singles titles, Nadal has 18, Djokovic 16. The chase is really and truly on now.       ...
23:52 2019-07-15

Roger Federer eliminates rival Rafael Nadal in semis to reach Wimbledon final In their 40th meeting, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal added another chapter to their storybook rivalry as Federer advances to Wimbledon final.       ...
22:00 2019-07-12

Watch: Rafael Nadal, American Sloane Stephens advance to round of 32 in French Open Men's defending champion Rafael Nadal and American Sloane Stephens -- the 2018 women's runner-up -- each advanced to the 2019 French Open's round of 32 with straight set wins Wednesday in Paris....
19:13 2019-05-29

Rafael Nadal lost a set to Dominic Thiem. It fueled him to a 12th French Open title. Nadal proceeded to win 16 of the next 17 points and claim the third set in 24 minutes. Nadal now has 18 Grand Slam titles, pushing him closer to Roger Federer's 20, the men's record....
04:26 2019-06-10

Wimbledon 2019: draw sets up potential Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal semi • Nadal and Federer drawn in opposite half to top seed Djokovic• Djokovic begins defence of his title against KohlschreiberRoger Federer and Rafael Nadal could meet in the semi-finals of Wimbledon after both were drawn in the same half. Nadal was unhappy about being seeded below Federer in a reversa...
15:26 2019-06-28

Roger Federer needs a quick kill in entrancing duel with Rafael Nadal | Kevin Mitchell The 37-year-old’s knees may not be up to Rafael Nadal’s ploy of taking Friday’s Wimbledon semi-final to five gruelling setsRoger Federer and Rafael Nadal have not met at Wimbledon since 2008, when the Spaniard prevailed in a five-set final stretched over four hours and 48 minutes of almost unbearabl...
18:00 2019-07-11

Rafael Nadal, Pillar of Roland Garros, Wins the French Open for the 12th Time It was the second consecutive year Nadal had beaten Dominic Thiem in the final. Nadal is now 12-0 in finals in Paris and has 18 Grand Slam titles over all....
22:52 2019-06-09

Watch: Rafael Nadal sweeps Roger Federer, reaches French Open final Rafael Nadal climbed to yet another French Open final after beating Roger Federer in straight sets in the semifinals Friday at Roland-Garros in Paris....
18:13 2019-06-07

French Open: Roger Federer catches fire while Rafael Nadal survives stutter • Swiss beats Casper Ruud 6-3, 6-1, 7-6 (8)• Spaniard drops set in 6-1, 6-3, 4-6, 6-3 victoryRoger Federer, who gives the illusion of making time stop, is enjoying his return to Paris after an absence of four years, as any 37-year-old tennis genius would, and he confirmed on day six he is still dang...
01:26 2019-06-01

Rafael Nadal takes down Roger Federer in straight sets to reach French Open final Rafael Nadal got the best of Roger Federer in the 39th meeting between the tennis superstars in the French Open semifinals on Friday.        ...
19:52 2019-06-07

Rafael Nadal dismantles Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in straight sets to reach Wimbledon fourth round Rafael Nadal drew level with Bjorn Borg with his 51st victory at Wimbledon, beating two-time semifinalist Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 6-2, 6-3, 6-2 in the third round....
17:52 2019-07-06

Rafael Nadal ousts Roger Federer in straight sets to reach French Open final Nadal beats Federer 6–3, 6–4, 6–2 in semi-finalRain halts Djokovic-Thiem match in third setWith 11 French Open titles in the bag, Rafael Nadal hardly needs help when it comes to winning at Roland Garros. But on Friday, after he produced a rock-solid performance in horrendous wind to see off Roger Fe...
20:26 2019-06-07

Roger Federer beats Rafael Nadal to reach Wimbledon final showdown with Novak Djokovic SportsPulse: Roger Federer is into the title match at Wimbledon after a semifinal victory over longtime rival Rafael Nadal. USA TODAY Sports' Dan Wolken breaks down Federer's showdown in the final against Novak Djokovic.       ...
01:13 2019-07-13

Rafael Nadal brushes off Nick Kyrgios challenge in epic encounter to reach Wimbledon third round When the draw pitted Rafael Nadal and Nick Kyrgios together in the third round of Wimbledon, there was a buzz of anticipation from fans, journalists and pundits alike....
00:26 2019-07-05

Red Dead Redemption 2 Update: Red Dead Online News and Rockstar E3 2019 PC rumours Red Dead Redemption 2 updates this week extend beyond mere content updates to the game and Red Dead Online, but also some sneaky suspicions that the game could be released on PC too....
17:00 2019-06-09

Leon Edwards promises to finish Jorge Masvidal feud after he seizes world title chance against Rafael dos Anjos Leon Edwards is hopeful that victory over Rafael dos Anjos on Saturday will earn him an overdue shot at the UFC welterweight title – having also vowed to settle his feud with Jorge Masvidal "inside the cage or outside of it"....
21:13 2019-07-17

Rafael Nadal powers past Novak Djokovic in the Italian Open final, earning a career first landmark over his long time rival Photo by FILIPPO MONTEFORTE/AFP/Getty Images Rafael Nadal powered past Novak Djokovic 6-0, 4-6, 6-1 in the Italian Open final on Sunday. It was the first time a "bagel," a set won to love, had ever been won in the Nadal — Djokovic rivalry. Djokovic will have been fatigued from finishing a sem...
17:52 2019-05-21

Rafael Nadal won his 12th French Open: The 'King of Clay' dominated Dominic Thiem cementing his status as one of the greatest players in the history of men's tennis Clive Mason/Getty Images Rafael Nadal won his 12th French Open title on Sunday, defeating Austrian Dominic Thiem in four sets. Nadal and Thiem traded powerful shots early, but as the match wore on, Nadal asserted his dominance and Thiem couldn't keep pace. One rally in the third set showed why Nada...
23:39 2019-06-09

Rafael Nadal home from home and looking for a round dozen at Roland Garros • Spain’s No 2 seed gets off to straight-sets win at Roland Garros• Novak Djokovic makes similarly short work of Hubert HurkaczThe weight of history is bearing down on Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic more heavily than usual this year, although there were no signs on day two of the championships that...
20:00 2019-05-27

Rafael Nadal says he is taking clay slump 'naturally' Rafael Nadal is enduring an unusual slump on clay but says he is not too concerned with the streak of disappointing results on his favorite surface        ...
16:52 2019-05-21

Opinion: Roger Federer universally beloved — in part — because of Rafael Nadal rivalry The Roger Federer-Rafael Nadal rivalry has, in almost every way, shaped how fans around the world have felt about men’s tennis since 2005.        ...
19:52 2019-06-06

Nick Kyrgios admits trying to hit Rafael Nadal 'square in the chest' with ball during fiery Wimbledon clash Nick Kyrgios has caused controversy at Wimbledon after admitting to deliberately trying to hit opponent Rafael Nadal with the ball during his second-round loss on Thursday....
00:26 2019-07-05

Rafael Nadal: Seed compared to Roger Federer at Wimbledon 'doesn't seem right' Rafael Nadal is ranked No. 2 in the world and Roger Federer is No. 3. But at Wimbledon, the seeding is switched.        ...
04:13 2019-06-28

Lampard or Terry would be mad to take Chelsea job now "It\u0027s Frank Lampard v John Terry for the Premier League – one way or another. But is all this talk of one of them becoming Chelsea\u0027s next special one a case of too much too young? Dan Levene takes a look..."...
13:52 2019-05-27

Zola: Chelsea got rid of Sarri too soon "Former Chelsea striker Gianfranco Zola believes the London club got rid of Maurizio Sarri too soon and said they would have benefited if the Italian coach had been given more time."...
12:13 2019-07-09

Bellator London: Gegard Mousasi would 'love to fight' UFC's Robert Whittaker but focused on Rafael Lovato Jr Bellator champion Gegard Mousasi would 'love to fight' UFC's Robert Whittaker but remains solely focused on defending his middleweight title against Rafael Lovato Jr in London....
23:39 2019-06-20

Cabbie charged for fatal hit-and-run in Chelsea The hit-and-run cabbie who fatally struck a 77-year-old woman in Chelsea on Thursday has been charged following her death, according to police. Cops say 82-year-old hack Daniel Fusaro of Queens was travelling northbound on 8th Avenue in a 2014 yellow Nissan taxicab when he fatally slammed into Iris ...
13:13 2019-08-09

Chelsea appeal FIFA transfer ban to CAS "English Premier League side Chelsea have filed an appeal with the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) against a transfer ban imposed by world soccer governing body FIFA, the CAS said on Friday."...
11:00 2019-06-07

Chelsea Clinton Gives Birth to Baby No. 3 It's officially a party of five for Chelsea Clinton. The former first daughter, 39, and her investment banker husband Marc Mezvinsky have welcomed their third child, she announced on......
19:52 2019-07-22

I'm not at Chelsea to replace Hazard, says Pulisic "Christian Pulisic has rejected claims he has been bought by Chelsea to replace Eden Hazard, claiming his priority for now is to \"earn the respect\" of his team-mates."...
18:01 2019-07-20

| Lampard 'won't look backwards' as he takes over Chelsea Chelsea legend Frank Lampard says he won't be looking backwards as he takes on possibly the biggest challenge of his career: managing his former team....
14:00 2019-07-16

Lampard is the perfect fit at Chelsea, says Rodgers "Chelsea manager Frank Lampard can overcome a tough start as a Premier League boss and is the \"perfect fit\" for the club who are now looking to promote young talent, his Leicester City counterpart Brendan Rodgers said on Friday."...
20:39 2019-08-16

Chelsea Clinton gives birth to third child Chelsea Clinton, the daughter of former U.S. President Bill Clinton and former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, gave birth to her third child on Monday morning, she said on Twitter....
22:13 2019-07-22

Lampard: Chelsea "pushing themselves to the limit" "New Chelsea manager Frank Lampard said he was pleased with the team\u0027s response to his \"taxing\" pre-season programme following a 1-1 draw at Irish side Bohemians in his first match in charge."...
13:13 2019-07-11

Pulisic makes first exhibition start for Chelsea American midfielder Christian Pulisic made his first start for Chelsea in a 2-1 exhibition loss to Barcelona at Saitama, Japan, on Tuesday night       ...
03:26 2019-07-24

Lampard likely to be named Chelsea boss, says Redknapp "Derby County boss Frank Lampard would find it hard to say no to Chelsea if they offered him the manager\u0027s job, his uncle Harry Redknapp has said."...
13:13 2019-06-18

Chelsea Clinton Announces the Birth of Her Third Child (NEW YORK) — Chelsea Clinton has announced the birth of her third child. Jasper Clinton Mezvinsky was born Monday. The former U.S. first daughter tweeted that she and husband Marc Mezvinsky “are overflowing with love and gratitude and can’t wait to introduce him to his big sister a...
00:13 2019-07-23

Arsenal's Sokratis: 'We respect Chelsea but we are not afraid' The Greek defender believes the Europa League final will be won by the better team unit, rather than a standout individualDuring his first interview as an Arsenal player last summer, it was put to Sokratis Papastathopoulos that his former Borussia Dortmund manager Thomas Tuchel had once described th...
13:39 2019-05-26

Premier League 2019‑20 preview No 6: Chelsea Frank Lampard is a popular choice with fans but he cannot make any signings and Eden Hazard leaves an enormous gap Guardian writers’ predicted position: 4th (NB: this is not necessarily Jacob Steinberg’s prediction but the average of our writers’ tips)Last season’s position: 3rd Continue reading......
18:13 2019-07-31

Chelsea confirm the appointment of Lampard as new manager "Chelsea Football Club have confirmed the appointment of their former midfielder Frank Lampard as the club’s new manager, signing a three-year contract."...
10:13 2019-07-04

Loftus-Cheek commits to another five years at Chelsea "Chelsea midfielder Ruben Loftus-Cheek has signed a new contract that will keep him at Stamford Bridge until 2024, the Premier League club said on Saturday."...
17:01 2019-07-06

Who needs flowers? The garden that won at Chelsea is still blooming impressive Andy Sturgeon’s best-in-show garden may seem like a simple green canvas. But look closer and it tells us something about the state of our worldGreen. A totally green garden without colourful flowers. Some black rocks. That’s about it. At first glance, it is the sort of garden a bee might buzz straig...
20:13 2019-05-22

Manchester United v Chelsea: match preview Ole Gunnar Solskjær hopes his brave new world starts with a promising performance following a first summer in charge of Manchester United. Frank Lampard, in his competitive debut as the Chelsea No 1, will look for precisely the same from his team. Harry Maguire is set to make his bow for United, whi...
13:39 2019-08-10

Flights of fancy: an imaginative Chelsea interior Ceramicist Kate Braine has added to the artistic heritage of her home using texture, fresco and wood panelling to great effectSome houses call you… You feel drawn to their layers of history,” says Kate Braine. Her 18th-century townhouse in Chelsea is an atmospheric case in point. Narrow passageways ...
21:26 2019-06-22

Lampard says Chelsea need to 'move on' from Hazard exit "Chelsea manager Frank Lampard said there was no individual that could replace winger Eden Hazard, urging the club to move on from the loss of one of their greatest players."...
01:52 2019-08-14

Chelsea hires former midfielder Lampard as manager Frank Lampard has returned to Chelsea as the club's 12th manager in 16 years under Roman Abramovich's ownership       ...
13:13 2019-07-04

Chelsea name Hazard's price at £130m – reports "Chelsea are ready to let go of Eden Hazard, according to reports on Saturday, but only if his suitors, Real Madrid, are prepared to stump up £130m for him."...
10:39 2019-05-25

Chelsea must move fast as huge changes are about to grip club "Seldom is summer a quiet time at Chelsea, and this closed season looks like being more tumultuous than most. Dan Levene on two months where nothing is expected to stay still for very long."...
03:39 2019-06-04

Chelsea ban fan for life for racist abuse during Man City game "Chelsea have banned a supporter for life for hurling racial abuse at players during last season\u0027s Premier League home match against Manchester City, the club said on Tuesday."...
18:39 2019-07-31

Get Abramovich to London, keep Willian: Lampard’s key Chelsea tasks Coaxing more from experienced fringe players is also vital for the manager, whose first game is at Bohemian on WednesdayLampard oversaw Mason Mount and Fikayo Tomori thriving in the Championship at Derby. Now he must hope that pair, alongside players such as Tammy Abraham, Reece James, Jake Clarke-S...
18:52 2019-07-10

Liverpool v Chelsea: Uefa Super Cup 2019 – live! Updates from the 8pm BST kick-off at Besiktas Park in IstanbulLampard hopes Chelsea can spoil Liverpool’s Super Cup partyEmail Jacob or tweet him @JacobSteinberg 8.14pm BST 14 min: There is a pitch invader. He is quickly dealt with. 8.14pm BST 13 min: Henderson sets off on another buccaneering run d...
21:26 2019-08-14

Live Europa League final: Chelsea vs. Arsenal An all-English final sees Premier League rivals Chelsea and Arsenal face off in Baku, Azerbaijan, at 21.00 CET. Organizers UEFA have come under fire over the suitability of the host city and ticket allocation....
21:26 2019-05-29

It’s time for Chelsea to blow it up, trust the process and start again "With a manager on the way out, no star, and no chance of signing new players, it’s time for Chelsea to hit the reset button - writes Pete Sharland."...
14:39 2019-06-13

Ever-changing of the guard yields similar results for Chelsea "Chelsea lifted the Europa League trophy in Baku, even if very few Blues made it there to see them. Dan Levene, stranded in London like the rest, saw a changing of the guard, as the season ended in glory."...
00:39 2019-05-30

Hazard scores 2 as Chelsea beats Arsenal 4-1 in EL final BAKU, Azerbaijan (AP) — For Eden Hazard, it was the perfect goodbye. For Petr Cech, it was the worst way to retire. Hazard scored twice past his former teammate as Chelsea sliced through Arsenal in the second half of the Europa League final on Wednesday, netting four times in the space of 23 minutes...
01:26 2019-05-30

Chelsea Manning's Lawyers Ask Again For Her Release, Say She'll Never 'Betray Her Principles' Attorneys for Chelsea Manning on Friday have once again asked the court to release the activist and whistleblower from her confinement in Virginia on the basis that she cannot be coerced to testify in the Justice Department’s ongoing investigation into Wikileaks and its founder Julian Assange.Read m...
01:00 2019-06-01

Paper Round: Real and Chelsea to meet over Hazard "Real Madrid are closing in on Eden Hazard, West Ham may sell Javier Hernandez to buy Kostas Fortounis, and Ilkay Gundogan may leave Manchester City on a free."...
08:00 2019-06-01

Lawyers for Chelsea Manning plead for her release from prison Former Army intelligence analyst Chelsea Manning's lawyers are asking a federal judge to reconsider his decision to remand her to prison for refusing to testify before a grand jury in the WikiLeaks probe....
23:52 2019-05-31

The Warm-Up: Arsenal cook the books* to sign a Chelsea fan "*They definitely didn’t cook the books. Plus, #ImOldEnoughToRememberWhen the transfer window wasn’t a thing, what Gareth Bale has been up to (not much), a shocker of a tweet from Tottenham and some commitment to naked-ish-ness."...
22:52 2019-08-02

Ex-midfielder Makelele joins Chelsea's coaching staff "Former Chelsea midfielder Claude Makelele has joined the club in a coaching capacity to work with the academy players, the Premier League side said on Friday."...
22:52 2019-08-02

Paper Round: Hudson-Odoi set for new Chelsea deal "Callum Hudson-Odoi will sign a new deal, Arsenal line up two signings, Manchester United want Sebastien Heller and Jay Rodriguez could be a bargain."...
08:26 2019-06-05

Pulisic double helps Chelsea to stylish win over Salzburg "Christian Pulisic scored his first two goals for Chelsea as Frank Lampard\u0027s side showed their attacking prowess in a 5-3 victory over RB Salzburg in Austria."...
03:00 2019-08-01

Former Chelsea goalkeeper Prasel hoping to earn UFC contract Ricardo Prasel was once one of the world's top soccer prospects, but now he has turned to MMA and has a chance to win a UFC contract this week at Dana White's Contender Series....
14:52 2019-07-16

Challenging times ahead as Lampard returns to Chelsea Frank Lampard has returned to Chelsea as the club's 12th manager in 16 years under Roman Abramovich's ownership       ...
14:13 2019-07-04

Petr Cech returns to Chelsea as technical advisor LONDON (AP) — Chelsea has appointed former goalkeeper Petr Cech as technical and performance advisor, bringing him back the club after a four-year sojourn at Arsenal. Chelsea says Cech will be charged with enhancing the links between the club’s senior and academy teams and boosting cooperation...
13:00 2019-06-21

Just being Frank is a feelgood hit but will it win trophies for Chelsea? | Jacob Steinberg Lampard gets it, Ole Gunnar Solskjær too. Sentimentality goes a long way in football – but it takes more to win a titleIn most lines of work your job application would discarded straight away if you listed “getting it” as a key skill. Be aware that it might come across as slightly vague, a bit fluff...
21:13 2019-07-01

Frank Lampard on Chelsea's transfer ban: 'I don't need new players' – video Chelsea manager Frank Lampard said he is 'happy' with his squad ahead of their pre-season matches against Barcelona and Kawasaki Frontale.Uefa handed Chelsea a two-window transfer ban after the club were found guilty of breaching rules regarding their dealings with overseas players under the age of ...
22:52 2019-07-16

Christian Pulisic Scores First Two Of What Are Sure To Be Hundreds Of Chelsea Goals The start of Christian Pulisic’s first Premier League season is just 10 days away, though the former Wonderteen has only spent a few weeks with Chelsea after the USMNT lost the Gold Cup final. Has he had time to get up to speed and prepare for a grueling campaign? With the obvious caveat that presea...
23:26 2019-07-31

| Pressure on Lampard as Chelsea great takes charge Chelsea manager Frank Lampard faces a daunting task on his return to Stamford Bridge as the club's midfield great tries to keep his team competitive....
11:39 2019-08-05

Lampard admits Chelsea received 'reality check' "Chelsea manager Frank Lampard\u0027s Premier League debut as manager of the club with whom he enjoyed so much success as a player ended in a 4-0 defeat at Manchester United on Sunday and the 41-year-old accepting his team had received a \u0027reality check\u0027."...
00:52 2019-08-12

Frank Lampard to be unveiled as new Chelsea manager on Thursday • Lampard returns to club where he played for 13 seasons• Former midfielder has left Derby to take jobFrank Lampard was at Stamford Bridge on Wednesday night to complete the formalities of his emotional return to Chelsea with the club set to confirm the appointment of their record goalscorer as Maur...
05:52 2019-07-04

Sources: Chelsea to offer Lampard 3-year deal Chelsea will make a formal approach to Derby County for manager Frank Lampard this week and want to offer their former midfielder a three-year contract to succeed Maurizio Sarri, sources have told ESPN FC....
15:13 2019-06-17

Residents slam NYCHA redevelopment plan in Chelsea More than a hundred public housing tenants demanded answers from the city’s embattled Housing Authority over a controversial plan to knock down a portion of a Manhattan’s Fulton Houses to make room for private apartment towers. The proposal is part of Mayor de Blasio’s much-ballyhooed rescue plan fo...
07:52 2019-06-05

Arsenal set to complete £8m signing of David Luiz from Chelsea Kieran Tierney also set to join from Celtic in £25m dealYoung striker Eddie Nketiah could join Leeds on loanArsenal expect to complete the surprise £8m signing of David Luiz today in a move that will alleviate their defensive worries. Related: Transfer window 2019 – every summer deal from Europe's ...
11:52 2019-08-08

Chelsea win high court injunctions against 11 ticket touts Club says they are sending a message to touts around groundOne tout given six-month jail sentenceChelsea have taken legal action against 11 ticket touts, resulting in a six-month jail term for one, after catching them in the act thanks to an undercover sting operation.The club launched a concerted e...
17:26 2019-08-16

‘We are overflowing with love’: Chelsea Clinton gives birth to third child Chelsea Clinton, the daughter of former U.S. President Bill Clinton and former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, gave birth to her third child on Monday morning, she said on Twitter....
05:13 2019-07-23

Lampard ready for 'biggest challenge' of his career at Chelsea "New Chelsea manager Frank Lampard has said he does not view making the step up to one of the biggest jobs in world football as a risk and will not seek advice from any of his former coaches as he begins the \u0027biggest challenge\u0027 of his career."...
19:13 2019-07-04

Real Madrid signs Eden Hazard from Chelsea MADRID (AP) — Real Madrid has signed Eden Hazard from Chelsea in its second major offseason addition. The 28-year-old forward is joining Madrid on a five-year contract on Friday. The transfer fee had been reported to be around 100 million euros ($113 million). Hazard had already indicated his final ...
23:01 2019-06-07

USPS Old Chelsea Station may offer apartment space soon The US Postal Service has hired a JLL team led by Brock Emmetsberger that includes Jeanne Davis and Danny Mankovsky, who will market the rooftop space to a developer....
22:39 2019-06-27

Giroud signs new contract at Chelsea before possible transfer ban for club • Striker gives Chelsea boost by signing a new one-year contract• Club faces a transfer ban for the next two windowsOlivier Giroud has given Chelsea a boost by signing a new one-year contract for next season ahead of next week’s Europa League final. Giroud was due to be out of contract this summer, ...
17:26 2019-05-21

Chelsea appeal against transfer ban to court of arbitration for sport • Chelsea due to be banned from signings for two windows• Move comes after Fifa rejects Chelsea’s appealChelsea have appealed to the court of arbitration for sport over the two-window transfer ban imposed by Fifa after the club were found guilty of breaching rules regarding their dealings with overs...
17:13 2019-06-07

Manchester United v Chelsea: Premier League – live! Latest updates from the 4.30pm BST kick-offMourinho: City ‘B team’ closer to title than UnitedNewcastle 0-1 Arsenal | Leicester 0-0 WolvesAnd why not email Rob with your thoughts 4.49pm BST 19 min That goal wasn’t against the run of play; it was an affront to the run of play. 4.49pm BST Rashford sco...
18:00 2019-08-11

Manchester United 4-0 Chelsea: Premier League – as it happened Two goals from Marcus Rashford, and one each from Anthony Martial and Daniel James, gave Ole Solskjaer’s side a rousing, if flattering, victory over Chelsea 8.45pm BST A pleasing day for the United gaffer ... Related: Solskjær salutes new signings after Manchester United trounce Chelsea 8.36pm BST ...
05:39 2019-08-12

Chelsea flower show 2019 up close – in pictures Guardian photographer David Levene gives a slightly different treatment to the Royal Horticultural Society’s annual show this year by photographing at macro level. He used a specialist Zörk lens with tube extensions to get really close up and a tripod with an arm extension to reach blooms set deeper...
16:26 2019-05-21

The Fiver | Chelsea's latest addition to their managerial DNA database Sign up now! Sign up now! Sign up now? Sign up now!Having spent 13 years as a player at Chelsea, Frank Lampard really knows the club’s DNA. Swab its saliva with one of those cotton bud thingummies, stick the sample under a microscope and he would be able to identify that particular deoxyribonucleic ...
18:26 2019-07-04

Chelsea challenges FIFA transfer ban at sports court LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Chelsea has filed an appeal with the Court of Arbitration for Sport against a one-year transfer ban imposed by FIFA for breaking youth transfer rules. The court has confirmed the expected appeal, adding it is “not possible to say at this time” when a verdict ...
12:26 2019-06-07

Pulisic hopes for chance to play alongside Hazard at Chelsea "Christian Pulisic hopes he can reach the same heights as Eden Hazard when he begins his Chelsea career this summer – and also wants to play alongside the Belgium international next season."...
13:13 2019-05-22

Lampard calls for more action after racial abuse of Chelsea's Abraham "Chelsea coach Frank Lampard says he felt \"disgusted\" when he heard about the racist abuse striker Tammy Abraham received following their UEFA Super Cup loss to Liverpool and urged social media companies to take stricter action."...
20:39 2019-08-16

Premier League: Manchester Utd to play Chelsea on opening weekend With the dust only just settled from last season's thrilling Premier League title race, thoughts now turn to the 2019/20 campaign after the new fixture list was announced on Thursday....
12:13 2019-06-13

| Wilson, Pedro hit memorable friendly strikes as Liverpool, Chelsea win Welsh international Harry Wilson gave Jurgen Klopp a reminder of his talents with a spectacular goal as Liverpool defeated Lyonin a pre-season friendly....
01:26 2019-08-01

Hi-tech gardens bloom at London’s Chelsea Flower Show 3D printed soil, urban farming and artificial intelligence will all make an appearance at this year’s eventWeed is not a word often associated with the immaculate gardens of the Chelsea flower show. But with hydroponics and urban farming making grand appearances at this year’s event, it will be on a...
22:26 2019-05-21

Chelsea Premier League fixtures 2019-20: United up first for Blues "Chelsea’s opening Premier League fixture of the 2019-20 season could barely be more daunting with a trip to Old Trafford to face Manchester United looming on August 11."...
10:39 2019-06-13

Super display offers positives for Frank Lampard and Chelsea It's not often you can lose a showpiece final and still feel relieved, but I don't think Frank Lampard would have been overly upset about losing to Liverpool on penalties in the Super Cup....
19:26 2019-08-16

| Teenage Gauff warms Wimbledon hearts of Chelsea Pensioners Teenager Coco Gauff has fired up Wimbledon but on Friday she made 66-year-old former soldier Brian Connor and his fellow Chelsea Pensioners especially happy....
09:00 2019-07-06

Police Investigate After Shots Fired On Chelsea Woods Court LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– Police are investigating after an apparent domestic situation turned into a shots fired incident. It happened around 4:30 a.m. Wednesday on Chelsea Woods Court. Officials say they believe there was a disorder between a woman and her ex-boyfriend after he approached her...
11:52 2019-05-22

FBI Sued Over Files on Dead Hacker Who Turned In Chelsea Manning A researcher seeking access to the FBI’s files on Adrian Lamo—a deceased hacker best known for informing on whistleblower Chelsea Manning—filed a lawsuit this week citing the bureau’s failure to properly respond to her request.Read more......
22:26 2019-05-24

Own man Frank Lampard ready to prove Chelsea doubters wrong Club legend heads into his first competitive match as manager with an imperfect squad and fired by criticismFrank Lampard is under no illusions about the size of the task facing Chelsea. The youngest manager in the Premier League has lost Eden Hazard to Real Madrid, David Luiz joined Arsenal on dead...
02:39 2019-08-11

Maguire's United routs Chelsea in EPL opener; Arsenal wins Manchester United started its Premier League campaign with a morale-boosting 4-0 win over old rival Chelsea with the world's most expensive defender Harry Maguire impressing on his debut for the hosts....
18:00 2019-08-12

Frank Lampard has brought unity to Chelsea, says César Azpilicueta • Defender says club count mount challenge despite setbacks• ‘We have to be grateful and feel the passion for the shirt’César Azpilicueta believes Chelsea will approach the new season with a renewed sense of unity as a result of Frank Lampard’s appointment. The squad are ready to embrace the manager...
20:52 2019-07-11

| Sarri's Chelsea future in spotlight as Europa final looms Maurizio Sarri faces an uncertain future as Chelsea manager even if the much-maligned Italian leads his side to victory in the Europa League final against Arsenal....
17:00 2019-05-26

Bundesliga: RB Leipzig loan Chelsea prospect Ethan Ampadu Another young British talent has swapped Premier League for Bundesliga, with Chelsea's Ethan Ampadu joining RB Leipzig on loan. But the Red Bulls are still waiting for an answer from Timo Werner. Keep up to date here....
16:13 2019-07-22

Chelsea v Arsenal: Europa League final 2019 – live! Europa League final updates from the 8pm BST game in BakuThe fans making 4,970-mile round trip to see a London derbyAnd feel free to email scott.murray@theguardian.com 9.24pm BST 66 min: Arsenal respond by making a double change. Monreal is repalced by Guendouzi, while Torreira - in floods of tears ...
22:26 2019-05-29

Chelsea's Kante a doubt for Europa League final - reports "Chelsea midfielder N\u0027Golo Kante is a doubt for Wednesday\u0027s Europa League final against Arsenal in Baku after sustaining a knee injury in training over the weekend, according to British media reports."...
12:00 2019-05-27

Maurizio Sarri: coaching Ronaldo will be a 'step up' from Chelsea – video Maurizio Sarri says his move to Juventus from Chelsea is a ‘step up’ as he will have the opportunity to coach players such as Cristiano Ronaldo. Speaking at his unveiling, the Italian said it was his aim to help the forward ‘break some new records’. Acknowledging the scepticism among some fans at hi...
18:39 2019-06-20

Chelsea transfer ban explained: What we know so far about Fifa blocking new signings for two windows Chelsea have been hit with a transfer embargo by Fifa, banning them for registering players for the two consecutive windows over breaching regulations regarding minors....
16:26 2019-06-23

Chelsea’s waltzing wizard Eden Hazard hopes for one last dance Europa League final against Arsenal will likely be the brilliant No 10’s farewell but he has always aimed to leave on a highEden Hazard’s plan was always to go out on a high. That was clear even when times were toughest, a little over three years ago, as the incoming Chelsea head coach paid a visit ...
22:13 2019-05-25

Eden Hazard rules out playing for another English club after Chelsea • ‘I am a Blue. It means a lot to me,’ says forward• Europa League final likely to be Hazard’s last Chelsea gameEden Hazard, who is preparing for what is likely to be his final appearance after seven years at Chelsea, has ruled out playing for another English club and vowed to leave on a high by win...
01:39 2019-05-28

| I hope Hazard comes this year: Perez says Madrid want Chelsea star Real Madrid president Florentino Perez confirmed the club are keen to sign Eden Hazard this summer and claimed Sergio Ramos has an offer to move to China....
08:52 2019-05-28

Pulisic happy with Chelsea tune-up despite defeat by Kawaski Frontale Frank Lampard’s side beaten by late Damiao header‘I’m happy. They were a very good opponent,’ says PulisicBrazilian striker Damiao consigned Chelsea to a 1-0 defeat in Japan as J-League side Kawasaki Frontale claimed a famous pre-season scalp. The substitute’s late effort in Yokohama settled a game ...
16:26 2019-07-19

Sarri to discuss Chelsea future after Europa League final "Chelsea head coach Maurizio Sarri says he will sit down with the club\u0027s board to discuss his future following the Europa League final next week."...
17:52 2019-05-22

Gianfranco Zola turns down new role at Chelsea and targets job as manager • Chelsea legend to leave this weekend when contract expires• Zola rejects ambassadorial position and wants ‘to take next step’Gianfranco Zola will leave Chelsea this weekend upon the expiry of his contract, having turned down the offer of an ambassadorial role at the club and resolved to find work ...
20:26 2019-06-27

Real Madrid to sign Eden Hazard after agreeing a fee with Chelsea • Belgian to cost in the region of € £88.5m plus add-ons• He becomes third Real summer signing after Militão and JovicEden Hazard is set to join Real Madrid after the Spanish club and Chelsea agreed a fee in the region of €100m (£88.5m) plus add-ons.Hazard said after Chelsea won the Europa League fi...
00:52 2019-06-06

Hillary and Chelsea Clinton to form film and TV production company The mother-daughter pair follow the Obamas into content creation, focusing on stories about womenHillary and Chelsea Clinton are to form a film and TV company to produce female-centric content. Bloomberg and the Hollywood Reporter have confirmed that the pair are in talks with studios about “a pipel...
15:13 2019-05-31

Chelsea flower show 2019: this year's top garden trends From embracing buttercups to candy-coloured planting, these are the highlights of this year’s showGreen was the dominant theme at Chelsea, literally and metaphorically. Main Avenue, home to the major show gardens, was awash with broad-leaved trees among a calming palette of green, pale yellow and wh...
21:13 2019-05-22

Chelsea Manning Can Remain in Jail for Another Year, Judge Rules Chelsea Manning, a former Army intelligence analyst-turned-whistleblower, may remain behind bars for up to another year and face nearly a half-million dollars in fines over her ongoing refusal to testify before a grand jury about her disclosure of classified information to WikiLeaks.Read more......
15:39 2019-08-07

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer pleased with second half as Man Utd thrash Chelsea 4-0 – video Manchester United beat Chelsea 4-0 to ruin Frank Lampard's debut as a Premier League coach in their season-opening game on Sunday.Marcus Rashford scored twice, Anthony Martial grabbed another and substitute Daniel James completed the rout on his debut, but it was also an impressive defensive perform...
05:39 2019-08-12

Chelsea owner Abramovich donates $5m to fight anti-Semitism Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich is donating $5m to the Jewish Agency For Israel in a bid to help fight anti-Semitism across the world, the organization said Thursday....
17:52 2019-06-13

Brad on a Bike: A barny, some love and the Chelsea Flower Show "Bradley Wiggins was in irrepressible form during his third day as a motorbike reporter at the Tour de France. There was beef with a driver, some love for Maxime Bouet and a rant about flower pots."...
23:39 2019-07-08

Gunman shoots woman through window of her Chelsea apartment: cops The granddaughter of a New York chaplain was shot Sunday morning by a bullet that passed through the window of her Chelsea apartment, police said Sunday. The woman, who turned 26 on Saturday, was in her first-floor apartment in the Fulton Houses on West 17th Street near Ninth Avenue at about 4:20 a....
16:26 2019-06-30

Paper Round: Real Madrid and Chelsea agree Hazard fee "Real Madrid agree a fee for Eden Hazard, Barcelona will keep Ernesto Valverde, Spurs need £88m for Giovani Lo Celso, and Declan Rice focuses on England."...
08:39 2019-05-29

Revealed: Dario Gradi could have stopped serial sex abuser at Chelsea Independent inquiry into scandal reveals findingsEddie Heath worked with Gradi during early 1970sGradi, suspended by Crewe, denies any wrongdoingDario Gradi’s long career could be ending in disgrace after an independent inquiry into the football sexual‑abuse scandal concluded that he had information...
00:13 2019-08-07

Frank Lampard on getting Chelsea job: 'People will question it, I'm ready' – video Frank Lampard has been unveiled as Chelsea's new head coach. The 41-year-old joins the club where he spent 13 years as a player. The former England midfielder inherits a squad constricted by a transfer embargo but is confident he can succeed in the role. 'I'm a realist, I understand what is expected...
18:26 2019-07-04

Gareth Southgate commits to England and rules out taking Chelsea job • England manager focused on 2020 European Championship• Southgate confident his No 2, Steve Holland, will also stay putGareth Southgate has ruled himself out of a return to club football with Chelsea and expressed confidence his assistant, Steve Holland, will also remain with England as they target...
02:26 2019-06-09

Britain's Queen Elizabeth tours Chelsea Flower Show Britain's Queen Elizabeth visited the Chelsea Flower Show on Monday, touring gardens including one designed by the Duchess of Cambridge, the wife of her grandson Prince William....
14:33 2019-05-21

Frank Lampard names his first ever Chelsea XI as Blues take on Bohemians in Dublin Frank Lampard has named his first Chelsea XI since taking over at Stamford Bridge as the Blues prepare for their first pre-season friendly against Bohemians....
21:26 2019-07-10

To Baku and Beyond: One Chelsea fan’s mammoth trip to the Europa League final "Chelsea fan Jake embarked on an epic journey that took in three countries, multiple modes of transport and no little patience to ensure he could attend the Europa League final. Here is his story."...
18:52 2019-05-29

Arsenal v Chelsea: the 4,970-mile round trip to see a London derby Tickets are scarce, the match is in Baku and it costs a fortune, but that hasn’t deterred these Arsenal and Chelsea fansNo one wants their club to lose a derby – especially not in a European final – but, before worrying about what will happen in the Europa League final, Chelsea and Arsenal fans had ...
20:13 2019-05-29

Hillary and Chelsea Clinton co-write The Book of Gutsy Women Their book profiles more than 100 path-breaking women down the centuries, from a 17th-century radical nun to Greta ThunbergHillary Clinton is set to publish a new book about the women who have inspired her, from Mary Beard to Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie – “leaders with the courage to stand up to the st...
17:26 2019-08-06

Chelsea appoint Frank Lampard as manager – video report Chelsea have appointed Frank Lampard as manager five years after he left the club as a player. Lampard enjoyed a promising first season in management, leading Derby County to a Championship playoff final against Aston Villa. Lampard is Chelsea's record goalscorer with 211 goals across his 13 seasons...
18:26 2019-07-04

Chelsea Gray’s 29 points lift Sparks past Liberty 78-73 WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — Chelsea Gray scored a career-high 29 points and keyed the Los Angeles Sparks’ rally in the fourth quarter to beat the New York Liberty 78-73 on Tuesday in a school matinee game. Trailing 69-64 with 4:42 left, the Sparks scored 10 straight points — the last eight by Gr...
20:13 2019-06-04

Chelsea blow Arsenal away to claim Europa League glory Three goals in 15 blistering second-half minutes obliterated Arsenal as Chelsea were crowned Europa League champions in Baku. The 4-1 victory is coach Maurizio Sarri’s first trophy with the London club....
05:13 2019-05-30

Chelsea face huge bill as abuse victims sue the club Chelsea are facing a massive legal bill as victims of racist abuse are suing the club as well as those who were sexually abused by former chief scout Eddie Heath....
14:26 2019-08-07

Callum Hudson-Odoi set to agree new £100,000-a-week Chelsea contract • Teenager commits future with five-year deal• Chelsea beat Barcelona 2-1 in JapanCallum Hudson-Odoi is set to sign a new five-year contract at Chelsea, curtailing Bayern Munich’s protracted pursuit of his services, and will join Ruben Loftus-Cheek and Mason Mount in committing his long-term future ...
21:39 2019-07-23

Maurizio Sarri: Chelsea are a team of individuals, Napoli worked together Maurizio Sarri has described Chelsea as a team of individuals, but effective, players compared to his former side Napoli who he says "could all play well" together....
12:39 2019-06-20

Solskjær salutes new signings after Manchester United trounce Chelsea • Manager’s praise for Wan-Bissaka, Maguire and James• Disappointed Lampard unfazed by Mourinho criticismOle Gunnar Solskjær praised Manchester United’s “risk and reward” play as Chelsea were torn apart at Old Trafford on Sunday.An 18th-minute penalty from Marcus Rashford before a second from the fo...
05:39 2019-08-12

Crystal Palace sign former Chelsea defender Gary Cahill • Centre-back was released by Chelsea at end of last season• 33-year-old’s contract worth around £75,000 a weekCrystal Palace have won the race to sign the former England and Chelsea defender Gary Cahill.The 33-year-old, who was released by Chelsea at the end of last season after seven years with th...
04:13 2019-08-06

Manchester United Inflict 4-0 Thrashing On Frank Lampard's Chelsea Manchester United made the perfect start to their Premier League season by inflicting a 4-0 defeat on Frank Lampard in his first match in charge of Chelsea....
21:00 2019-08-11

Chelsea revel in chaos and controversy to claim another major prize Chaos and controversy are mainstays of the Roman Abramovich era at Chelsea, yet no matter what the drama, winning remains a powerful, unstoppable strand of their DNA....
14:13 2019-05-30

Christian Pulisic: ‘There’s a champion mentality at Chelsea’ | Dominic Fifield The young American may well be the only new recruit at Stamford Bridge next season and he is planning to make an impactEarly afternoon at Stamford Bridge and the man who could yet prove to be the only new face in Chelsea ranks next season was still pinching himself to be here at all. Christian Pulis...
00:13 2019-05-22

Would letting Maurizio Sarri leave really be sensible for Chelsea? | Jonathan Wilson The manager could go after a trophy and top-three finish. Eden Hazard is on his way. It sums up the modern ChelseaYou hope Maurizio Sarri enjoyed his first trophy in professional football – but this, surely, was not how he imagined it as he whiled away the hours on the ForEx desk of his bank in Flor...
12:39 2019-05-30

Chelsea Manning director: 'She's a kind of punk rock figure for me' An intimate new documentary follows Chelsea Manning after her prison release – from a safe house in the woods to a run for the senate. ‘We had to tread carefully,’ says Tim Travers HawkinsThe night Chelsea Manning was released from Fort Leavenworth military prison in Kansas, her first steps as a fre...
19:26 2019-05-23

‘I think it’s goodbye’: Hazard ready to leave Chelsea after Europa League win • Belgian scores twice in 4-1 victory over Arsenal in Baku• Real Madrid target Hazard admits: ‘I want a new challenge’Eden Hazard has confirmed his desire to pursue a new challenge after seven years at Chelsea, having delivered an inspirational performance as a parting gift as his team thrashed Arse...
08:13 2019-05-30

Real Madrid announce signing of Eden Hazard from Chelsea for £88.5m • Deal, subject to medical, could rise to £130m with add-ons• Belgian will sign five-year deal and earn £400,000 a weekReal Madrid have announced the signing of Eden Hazard on a five-year deal. The 28-year-old will be officially unveiled on Thursday once he has undergone his medical and with Real an...
23:52 2019-06-07

Recruiting Frank Lampard could be a change of culture Chelsea need | Paul Wilson The club should take their lead from Mauricio Pochettino at Tottenham and forge a real team ethosThe premise of Good Morning Transfers, a new Sky Sports segment that begins on Monday, is that the present transfer window is poised to be the biggest, best and most expensive of all time and viewers wil...
23:26 2019-06-29

Mason Mount commits future to Chelsea by signing five-year deal • 20-year-old spent last season on loan at Derby• Midfielder joined Chelsea academy at the age of sixMason Mount has become the latest Chelsea youngster to commit his long-term future to the club after signing a new five-year contract at Stamford Bridge. Related: Chelsea’s Frank Lampard era begins w...
18:26 2019-07-15

Stop the blame game – injuries to Chelsea stars were luckless accidents "Why have Chelsea lost two key homegrown talents to the same Achilles injury in such a short space of time? And what does it mean for the players, and club? Dan Levene on two hugely unfortunate, but unlinked incidents."...
14:33 2019-05-21

Uefa Super Cup 2019, Liverpool vs Chelsea: When and where will European winners meet? With English football dominating this season's European finals, two Premier League sides will go head-to-head on the continent once more later this year when they contest the Uefa Super Cup....
01:52 2019-06-02

Frank Lampard excused from Derby pre-season training for Chelsea talks Former Chelsea player in talks over manager role at clubGonzalo Higuaín, Gary Cahill and others leave ChelseaFrank Lampard has been given permission by Derby County not to report back to pre-season training on Monday as he continues discussions about returning to Chelsea as manager.Derby have given ...
14:13 2019-07-01

Liverpool vs Chelsea highlights: Goals and action from the Uefa Super Cup in Istanbul Back-up goalkeeper Adrian was the shoot-out hero as Liverpool once again tasted continental glory in Istanbul by overcoming Frank Lampard's Chelsea in the Super Cup....
13:26 2019-08-16

Watch: U.S. soccer star Christian Pulisic scores first two goals for Chelsea U.S. men's soccer star Christian Pulisic scored his first -- and second -- goal in a Chelsea uniform in the Blues' 5-3 friendly win against FC Red Bull Salzburg in Austria....
21:39 2019-08-01

Chelsea issues bans to fans for racist abuse of Raheem Sterling Chelsea has issued bans to six of its fans -- one a lifetime ban -- following the racist abuse of Manchester City's Raheem Sterling during an English Premier League match at Stamford Bridge in December....
18:13 2019-07-31

If my Chelsea future hinges on winning final, sack me now, says Maurizio Sarri • Sarri expects talks with Chelsea after Europa League final• Manager linked with Serie A return but ‘happy’ at clubMaurizio Sarri would rather be sacked immediately than have his Chelsea future hinge upon the result of next Wednesday’s Europa League final, with the Italian under the impression he w...
19:52 2019-05-22

Liverpool sink Chelsea to lift Super Cup thanks to Adrián shootout save It was 12.43am local time when the teams were finally prised apart. The players in red had set off on their victory run, all heading to the newest member of their group. Jürgen Klopp was trying to keep up and Liverpool’s only problem now is where to accommodate the Super Cup in their already congest...
01:52 2019-08-15

David Luiz in line to join Arsenal after sitting out Chelsea training • Brazilian defender has two years of contract left• Chelsea are likely to ask for around £20mDavid Luiz could be on his way to Arsenal after he did not train with the rest of Frank Lampard’s squad on Wednesday, with Chelsea believed to be open to letting him join their London rivals.The 32-year-old...
21:13 2019-08-07

N’Golo Kanté misses training but Chelsea refuse to rule him out of final • Midfielder expected to travel with squad to Baku on Monday• Knee injury puts Europa League final place in jeopardyChelsea have not given up hope of N’Golo Kanté playing a part in the Europa League final, despite the midfielder missing training on Monday to have treatment on a knee injury.Kanté was...
18:52 2019-05-27

Clinical Man Utd expose Chelsea errors to wreck Frank Lampard's big day A rampant Manchester United punished Chelsea at Old Trafford as Frank Lampard's first match in charge ended in a humiliating 4-0 Premier League defeat....
21:39 2019-08-11

Chelsea boss Frank Lampard insists his side did not deserve 4-0 Man Utd hammering Chelsea boss Frank Lampard says his side did not deserve Sunday's hammering at the hands of Manchester United, insisting it was "nowhere near a 4-0"....
21:39 2019-08-11

Inside the illicit fetish parties held at this elite Chelsea penthouse The two-story, 2,500 square-foot penthouse — outfitted with a glass-bottom jacuzzi, rooftop garden terrace, spiraling staircase and crystal chandelier — is the epicenter of some of New York City’s most lascivious parties....
16:39 2019-08-11

Chelsea confirm Maurizio Sarri’s exit and will ask for Frank Lampard talks • Sarri leaving to become Juventus head coach• Chelsea want Lampard from Derby to replace himChelsea have confirmed that Maurizio Sarri has left the club after one season as head coach and joined Juventus. The club will now approach Derby for talks with Frank Lampard in the hope of appointing him. R...
15:39 2019-06-16

Didier Drogba backs Frank Lampard’s case to become Chelsea manager • ‘If he feels ready I don’t think it is too early,’ former striker says• Derby manager on shortlist with Allegri and Watford’s GraciaDidier Drogba has endorsed Frank Lampard’s credentials to become Chelsea’s manager once Maurizio Sarri joins Juventus, with the former striker insisting his old teamm...
21:26 2019-06-13

Chelsea win Europa League after Eden Hazard inspires thrashing of Arsenal It was hard to begrudge Maurizio Sarri his moment. Chelsea’s head coach has endured such a difficult first season in English football, his achievement in steering the team to a third-place finish almost forgotten in the traumas, dissent and occasional tantrums delivered from the sidelines. This coul...
00:39 2019-05-30

Sarri on shaky ground as Chelsea challenge Arsenal for European glory "When Chelsea meet Arsenal in the Europa League final on the shores of the Caspian Sea on Wednesday, it might be coach Maurizio Sarri\u0027s last match in charge despite what appears as a solid first year at Stamford Bridge."...
12:00 2019-05-27

Frank Lampard is home but has taken on a tough task at Chelsea | Dominic Fifield Club hero returns amid a transfer embargo, a gulf to the top, injuries – and with a Champions League place still expectedAt first glance the timing is all off. Chelsea’s ambitions have been severely constricted as a transfer embargo chokes incoming business, a sanction that could grip through two wi...
15:13 2019-07-04

Manchester United make it a nightmare start for Frank Lampard’s Chelsea As opening games go, Manchester United will have to be happy with this one. They won, their new signings all seemed to have fun and Ole Gunnar Solskjær was noisily serenaded by all four sides of the ground. Sure, there was the impertinence of José Mourinho, in his new role in the television studios,...
05:39 2019-08-12

Chelsea set to push for Frank Lampard talks after Maurizio Sarri exit • Derby braced for formal approach for their manager• Lampard high on Chelsea’s list of candidatesDerby are expecting an approach from Chelsea to speak with Frank Lampard following Maurizio Sarri’s departure for Juventus.The manager’s exit after one season at Stamford bridge should be confirmed in t...
17:13 2019-06-14

Frank Lampard keen to talk to Chelsea over vacant manager role • Lampard would welcome former club making formal approach• Derby ‘want to retain his services long term’, says Mel MorrisFrank Lampard would welcome the chance to speak to Chelsea about the vacant head coach’s position at Stamford Bridge should the Europa League winners make a formal approach to De...
00:00 2019-06-18

Frank Lampard offers fresh Chelsea chances to Drinkwater and Batshuayi • New manager will give pair an opportunity in pre-season• Álvaro Morata to leave for Atlético Madrid in permanent dealFrank Lampard will give Danny Drinkwater and Michy Batshuayi the opportunity to resurrect their Chelsea careers should they impress in pre-season, though the Europa League winners d...
23:52 2019-07-05

Maurizio Sarri: a look back at the Italian's highs and lows at Chelsea – video Maurizio Sarri has joined Juventus on a three-year contract after securing his release from Chelsea. The 60-year-old had a turbulent tenure as manager, winning the Europa League in a comfortable 4-1 victory over Arsenal and suffering the Blues’ worst ever Premier League defeat, at the hands of Manch...
22:00 2019-06-16

Chelsea's Alvaro Morata To Join Atletico Madrid On Permanent Deal Alvaro Morata was Chelsea's record signing when he joined the club from Real Madrid for 60 million pounds ($75 million) on a five-year contract in July 2017...
18:39 2019-07-06

RB Salzburg vs Chelsea lineups: Confirmed team news and predicted starting XIs N'Golo Kante is slowly closing in on a return to action, but the French midfielder seems unlikely to feature when Chelsea travel to Austria to take on RB Salzburg on Wednesday evening....
18:01 2019-07-31

Maurizio Sarri storms out of Chelsea’s Europa League training session • Manager kicks away his cap before disappearing down tunnel• Gonzalo Higuaín and David Luiz in practice match altercationMaurizio Sarri stormed away from Chelsea’s training session at the Olympic Stadium on the eve of the Europa League final against Arsenal within an hour of admitting for the first...
22:26 2019-05-28

Europa League’s big brother gives added edge to Arsenal v Chelsea final Unai Emery’s team are under no illusions about the perils of missing out on Champions League qualification if they fail to beat already qualified Chelsea in BakuFor all the Europa League branding embossed over Baku’s Olympic Stadium, European football’s little brother could not quite escape the infl...
01:26 2019-05-29

Arsenal And Chelsea Ready For Europa League Battle In Distant Baku After finishing fifth in the Premier League, two points behind Chelsea in third and one point behind Tottenham, Arsenal have to win to qualify for next season's Champions League after two years away....
06:39 2019-05-29

Chelsea boss Frank Lampard demanding excellence from the outset as he gets to work Most Chelsea managers in the Roman Abramovich era feel a fear of being replaced build over time — but Frank Lampard experienced that emotion first time around in 2003....
16:52 2019-07-05

Jose Mourinho: Frank Lampard faces less pressure due to Chelsea transfer ban Jose Mourinho believes that Frank Lampard is under less pressure to succeed at Chelsea than his predecessors due to the impact that Fifa's transfer ban has had on the club....
15:13 2019-08-11

Arsenal’s win over Chelsea in January can be Europa League blueprint | Jonathan Wilson Unai Emery has proved a master of two-leg ties but also has the wherewithal to impose his gameplan in a one-off finalTransition is often a useful excuse for football clubs but in the case of Arsenal and Chelsea it happens to be true. The Europa League final will be a battle of two managers coming to...
10:01 2019-05-28

Eden Hazard exit leaves resilient Chelsea at a crossroads this summer Only Chelsea can end the season with another major European trophy in the cabinet and go into the summer break with more questions about the future than answers....
12:26 2019-05-30

Arsenal and Chelsea can learn from Atlético’s Europa League launchpad | Sid Lowe Diego Simeone’s first trophy with the club paved the way for the league title, Champions League finals and the end of a long spell of disillusionmentOn the November night when Atlético Madrid were knocked out of the Champions League by Qarabag last season, the club captain Gabi Fernández was asked w...
20:52 2019-05-26

Lampard will get time to steer Chelsea out of choppy waters... but can't sink too quickly "Due to his special status as a returning hero and Chelsea\u0027s transfer ban, Frank Lampard will be given time to make an impact as manager, writes Dan Levene..."...
14:00 2019-07-04

Chelsea analysis: Ruthless exposer by Man Utd a worry with Liverpool up next for Frank Lampard An early test of nerve awaits Frank Lampard now. The scoreline misrepresents Chelsea's contribution to a contest which threatened to go either way for an hour or so at Old Trafford, but the shortcomings ruthlessly exposed by Manchester United were avoidable ....
14:13 2019-08-12

Cesar Azpilicueta Defends Chelsea Youngsters After Jose Mourinho Jibes Chelsea captain Cesar Azpilicueta insists Tammy Abraham and Mason Mount will live up to their potential following their 4-0 thrashing at Manchester United....
02:26 2019-08-13

Eden Hazard Double Powers Chelsea To Europa League Title Eden Hazard is widely expected to leave Chelsea for Real Madrid after seven years in England, and the Europa League win the perfect way for him to bow out....
07:13 2019-05-30

Netflix pulled 66 episodes of Chelsea Handler's canceled talk show A few years ago, Netflix and Chelsea Handler set out to "revolutionize the talk show." The plan was to run three 30-minute, near-live episodes each week. But the show, Chelsea, took nearly two years to launch, and after just two seasons, Netflix pull......
06:39 2019-07-04

Premier League fixtures 2019-20: United face Chelsea on opening day "Manchester United face Chelsea in a crunch opening clash in the 2019-20 Premier League season, while newly-promoted Norwich City begin their campaign with a difficult trip to Liverpool."...
11:00 2019-06-13

Paper Round: Chelsea players to decide Maurizio Sarri future "Chelsea\u0027s players will have their say on Maurizio Sarri, Harry Wilson is wanted, Daniel James will wait on any transfer and Sean Longstaff may sign a new deal."...
10:00 2019-05-23

Frank Lampard is Chelsea's no.1 manager choice with transfer ban set to be upheld Maurizio Sarri's agent has met Chelsea director Marina Granovskaia again to finalise his departure from Stamford Bridge, as Rio Ferdinand urged the club to appoint Frank Lampard as the Italian's successor....
13:26 2019-06-12

Stéphanie Frappart to break new ground by refereeing Liverpool v Chelsea in Super Cup Frappart officiated the Women’s World Cup finalThe 35-year-old refereed a Ligue 1 match in AprilStéphanie Frappart will become the first woman to referee a major European men’s game when she takes charge of the Uefa Super Cup between Liverpool and Chelsea in Istanbul on 14 August.The French official...
19:39 2019-08-02

Chelsea appoint Claude Makelele as Young Player Technical Mentor Chelsea are set to confirm they have given another of their former players a role at the club by appointing Claude Makelele as a Young Player Technical Mentor....
16:52 2019-08-02

Man Utd starlet Mason Greenwood could start Chelsea opener, admits Ole Gunnar Solskjaer Ole Gunnar Solskjaer believes Mason Greenwood can solve Manchester United's problem position on the right wing – and admits the 17-year-old is now in contention to start the season against Chelsea....
19:13 2019-07-17

Red Bull Salzburg vs Chelsea lineups: Confirmed team news and predicted starting XIs N'Golo Kante is slowly closing in on a return to action, but the French midfielder seems unlikely to feature when Chelsea travel to Austria to take on RB Salzburg this evening....
18:01 2019-07-31

Disabled fans of Arsenal and Chelsea snub Azerbaijan’s Europa League final • Cost and logistics of Baku trip putting off supporters• Access issues exacerbate problems for wheelchair usersDisabled supporters have turned their backs on the Europa League final, joining a wave of dissent over Uefa’s decision to hold the showpiece event in Azerbaijan.Arsenal and Chelsea have ea...
22:26 2019-05-24

Bags of talent, just needs a chance – Ross Barkley perfectly encapsulates this Chelsea team "Injury-free and with a good pre-season under his belt, it looks as if the stars are aligning for Ross Barkley, who is the perfect metaphor for Chelsea ahead of the new season, writes Pete Sharland."...
02:26 2019-08-09

Raiders ram van into Chelsea Hermès store before fleeing with handbags and jewellery worth thousands Raiders smashed a van into a Hermès store in Chelsea, escaping with designer handbags and jewellery worth thousands in the exclusive district's latest ram-raid....
15:00 2019-08-08

Even Europa League glory may spell the end for unloved Sarri at Chelsea | Dominic Fifield Lack of popularity with fans means the manager could depart whatever the result and his training tantrum fitted the moodChelsea have been here before. Both to Azerbaijan, where they sauntered past a depleted Qarabag in a one-sided Champions League group game last season, but also in terms of the sce...
13:00 2019-05-29

Callum Hudson-Odoi set for Chelsea talks over future amid Bayern interest • Representatives to discuss new contract in coming days• Lampard says Hudson-Odoi ‘can be a big player for us’Callum Hudson-Odoi’s representatives will hold talks with Chelsea in the next few days to discuss his future at Stamford Bridge after head coach Frank Lampard admitted the teenager “can be ...
18:13 2019-07-18

Frank Lampard sets Tammy Abraham Chelsea challenge after Barcelona goal Chelsea coach Frank Lampard has thrown down the gauntlet to Tammy Abraham, challenging the striker to prove his worth as a goalscorer after netting against Barcelona....
17:52 2019-07-23

Chelsea unwilling to meet Willian's contract demands as negotiations rumble on Chelsea are still in talks with Willian over a new contract following reports they have rejected £35million bids from Barcelona and Atletico Madrid for the winger....
14:26 2019-06-18

Chelsea close to sealing Mateo Kovacic signing in £45m deal with Real Madrid Croat to make last season’s loan move permanentChelsea hope to appoint Frank Lampard this weekChelsea are poised to complete the permanent signing of Real Madrid’s Mateo Kovacic for a fee which could rise to €50m (£44.8m) with add-ons. The Croat spent last season on loan at Stamford Bridge and, as p...
20:26 2019-06-27

Netflix quietly yanked 66 episodes of Chelsea Handler’s failed talk show Netflix quietly removed dozens of episodes of Chelsea Handler’s failed talk show, "Chelsea," from its archives – an unprecedented move for the streaming giant....
18:39 2019-07-03

Chelsea, Tottenham, Arsenal and Liverpool fans challenge Uefa over European finals Fans groups from Chelsea, Tottenham, Arsenal and Liverpool have combined to produce a six-point plan urging Uefa to improve arrangements for major European finals....
15:52 2019-07-04

'Chelsea and Manchester United are at the same stage': Frank Lampard on clubs' development – video Ahead of their first meeting of the season, new Chelsea head coach Frank Lampard said that he and his Manchester United counterpart, Ole Gunnar Solskjær, are starting on an equal footing given their respective club rebuilding projects. Continue reading......
23:26 2019-08-10

Chelsea to assess N'Golo Kante for Uefa Super Cup after fresh injury vs Man Utd N'Golo Kante is being assessed ahead of Chelsea's Uefa Super Cup clash against Liverpool after the midfielder picked up a fresh injury against Manchester United....
18:00 2019-08-13

Bullish Frank Lampard lifts Chelsea mood but knows he will get no favours | Dominic Fifield Former midfielder returns as manager with the express aim of making the club more competitive in the leagueThe buzzword was realism, a theme maintained whether Frank Lampard was raising the new Chelsea shirt to the pop of the flashbulbs in a cluttered suite high in Stamford Bridge’s west stand, or h...
02:13 2019-07-05

How to watch Chelsea vs Arsenal: live stream Europa League final 2019 from anywhere The heated cross-London rivalry between Chelsea and Arsenal goes international next Wednesday as the teams travel to Baku in Azerbaijan to compete in the 2019 UEFA Europa League final. The situation may be a little absurd, but the stakes are no less high and this guide will tell you how you can watc...
04:00 2019-05-25

Aston Villa target loan move for Chelsea teenager Ethan Ampadu • Other clubs monitoring Welshman’s availability• Villa’s John Terry knows Ampadu from Chelsea trainingAston Villa are interested in signing Ethan Ampadu on a season-long loan from Chelsea if the 18-year-old becomes available this summer. Ampadu, who played more for his country than his club last se...
18:26 2019-06-15

Revealed: Chelsea star Antonio Rudiger given driving ban in closed court case Chelsea star Antonio Rudiger was banned from the roads for 14 days after he was caught speeding at more than 100mph in a court case conducted behind closed doors....
13:00 2019-07-16

Chelsea's Hayes slams rules treating keepers like 'guinea pigs' at World Cup "Goalkeepers at the women\u0027s World Cup have been treated like \"guinea pigs\" with new rules on penalty kicks and their strict implementation thanks to the Video Assistant Referee (VAR), Chelsea Women manager Emma Hayes said."...
13:52 2019-06-22

New Chelsea signing Christian Pulisic will cut holiday short to impress Frank Lampard Christian Pulisic is prepared to cut his summer break short in order to make an instant impact at new club Chelsea and on their expected new manager, Frank Lampard....
12:39 2019-06-20

Monchengladbach 2 Chelsea 2: Blues rescue draw in final pre-season match before Man Utd clash Ross Barkley and Tammy Abraham both scored from the spot as Chelsea came from two goals down to rescue a draw with Borussia Monchengladbach in their final pre-season friendly....
19:13 2019-08-03

Frank Lampard offers early clues for attack plan with new Chelsea formation Given the jet-set nature of modern pre-season tours, this was not the most glamorous setting for Frank Lampard to begin his reign as Chelsea head coach....
16:13 2019-07-11

Petr Cech Hopes To Haunt Chelsea In Europa League Final Farewell Petr Cech won 13 trophies including four Premier League titles and the Champions League in 11 seasons with Chelsea before moving across London to Arsenal in 2015....
12:00 2019-05-27

Chelsea’s Ethan Ampadu close to joining RB Leipzig on season-long loan • Ampadu has won eight caps for Wales• Frank Lampard tried to sign him when Derby managerThe Wales international Ethan Ampadu is close to continuing his development at RB Leipzig next season with Chelsea negotiating his departure on a season-long loan to the Bundesliga club.Ampadu, who has eight sen...
00:00 2019-07-20

Chelsea will squeeze every penny out of Real Madrid for Eden Hazard, says Ramon Calderon Chelsea will be fierce negotiating opponents and will squeeze as much money as possible out of Real Madrid in a deal for Eden Hazard, according to Ramon Calderon....
19:39 2019-05-30

Chelsea bring Cech ‘back home’ and hope he will work closely with Lampard • Cech takes role as technical and performance adviser • Chelsea hope for progress in Lampard pursuit next weekPetr Cech has returned to Chelsea as technical and performance adviser with the intention of working closely with the director Marina Granovskaia and the Europa League winners’ prospective ...
17:00 2019-06-21

Frank Lampard ready to play Tammy Abraham for Chelsea after racial abuse • Abraham missed the decisive penalty in their Super Cup defeat • Lampard believes social media abuse needs to be dealt withFrank Lampard will not hesitate to play Tammy Abraham against Leicester after the Chelsea striker was the victim of online racial abuse.Abraham received several abusive posts o...
07:00 2019-08-17

Chelsea’s N’Golo Kanté set to miss Europa League final with knee injury • Midfielder hurt in training and being assessed• Chelsea play Arsenal in Baku on WednesdayChelsea’s preparations for Wednesday’s Europa League final have endured another serious setback after N’Golo Kanté suffered a knee injury in training which is expected to rule him out of the showpiece in Baku....
15:39 2019-05-26

Euro Papers: Lampard to replace Juventus-bound Sarri as Chelsea manager "Frank Lampard will replace the Juventus-bound Maurizio Sarri and become the next manager of Chelsea, according to the ever-reliable source, Gianluca Di Marzio..."...
14:33 2019-05-21

Chelsea star Callum Hudson-Odoi backed to become key player under Frank Lampard Cesar Azpilicueta has admitted the path from academy to first-team at Chelsea is not easy but has backed the best youngsters like Callum Hudson-Odoi to become key players under Frank Lampard....
12:26 2019-07-17

Chelsea cannot replace Eden Hazard but players now have opportunity to step up, says Frank Lampard Frank Lampard has admitted it is impossible for Chelsea to replace Eden Hazard, but urged the club's next generation to prove they can still deliver success by winning the Uefa Super Cup on Wednesday night....
13:26 2019-08-14

Frank Lampard set for hero's welcome as Chelsea seek to build on Istanbul display Leicester was the stage for the final domestic act of Maurizio Sarri's time as Chelsea manager so it is only right they should be the visitors for Frank Lampard's second coming on Sunday....
13:26 2019-08-16

How will Chelsea line up against Leicester? Christian Pulisic set for full Premier League debut Frank Lampard will have to weigh up the fatigue in his squad following the UEFA Super Cup Final defeat to Liverpool against a need to register a first Premier League win as Chelsea boss....
13:26 2019-08-16

Alisson Becker injury: Liverpool goalkeeper ruled out of Uefa Super Cup vs Chelsea Jurgen Klopp has confirmed that Alisson Becker will miss Liverpool's Uefa Super Cup clash against Chelsea on Wednesday after suffering a calf injury....
00:26 2019-08-10

Chelsea Handler calls for Trump's impeachment for saying semi-automatic guns are 'entertainment' Comedian Chelsea Handler called for President Trump’s impeachment after he appeared on British TV to speak about gun violence in America calling semi-automatic rifles “entertainment.” ...
17:00 2019-06-06

Tammy Abraham views transfer ban as golden chance to stake Chelsea claim • Striker is ‘buzzing’ at prospect of new season at Stamford Bridge• ‘There is a great chance for us young players so we must go for it’Tammy Abraham has said Chelsea’s transfer ban represents a glorious opportunity for the club’s academy prospects and next season will be “now or never” for him to b...
04:13 2019-06-24

Chelsea’s Frank Lampard era begins with a Bohemian bump in Dublin | Dominic Fifield The formation was different in the club legend’s first game in charge but he will have to wait for a taste of victoryFor Frank Lampard, it all began with a rather nondescript draw under slate grey skies in the unlikely setting of Phibsborough in Dublin’s northside. Chelsea’s record goalscorer turned...
23:52 2019-07-10

Cesar Azpilicueta: Frank Lampard can trust Chelsea seniors to help young stars Cesar Azpilicueta has backed Frank Lampard's Chelsea youth policy, and promised him all the senior players around the club will help the youngsters adapt to life in the first-team squad....
16:13 2019-07-11

Barcelona vs Chelsea LIVE stream, TV channel info and UK time: How to watch the Rakuten Cup online Chelsea conclude their pre-season trip to Japan on Tuesday with a high-profile clash against Barcelona that will see both sides compete for the Rakuten Cup in Saitama....
18:52 2019-07-22

Kate Middleton wears smart-casual outfit as she visits Chelsea Flower Show KATE Middleton looked very summery today. The Duchess of Cambridge sported smart-casual clothes at the Chelsea Flower Show – here are her outfit details....
15:13 2019-05-21

Back to nature: UK Duchess Kate shows off garden skills at Chelsea Flower Show Kate, Britain's Duchess of Cambridge, released new pictures of her family playing in a woodland wilderness garden she designed for London's Chelsea Flower Show....
14:33 2019-05-21

Callum Hudson-Odoi sends Chelsea fans injury update as he steps up recovery Chelsea youngster Callum Hudson-Odoi has handed Blues fans encouraging news, posting an update that his 'recovery is going well' as he fights back from an Achilles injury....
18:26 2019-06-23

Chelsea transfer ban explained: Why have Fifa blocked signings for two windows? Will they be allowed to sell players? Chelsea have been hit with a transfer embargo by Fifa, banning them for registering players for the two consecutive windows over breaching regulations regarding minors....
16:26 2019-06-23

Chelsea starlet Reece James to miss start of next season with ankle ligament injury Reece James looks set to miss the start of next season after a scan revealed the Chelsea starlet suffered ankle ligament damage while playing for England Under-20s against Chile....
10:13 2019-06-10

Frank Lampard appointed Chelsea manager as club legend returns to Stamford Bridge - Chelsea to unveil Lampard to the press this afternoon - Lampard 'immensely proud' to return to Chelsea - Granovskaia: Lampard is 'one of the most talented young coaches in the game' - Lampard's in-tray: Five key areas he must address...
15:52 2019-07-04

Premier League fixtures 2019-20: Manchester United host Chelsea on opening weekend • Manchester City start the defence of their title at West Ham• Liverpool play opening match of season at home to NorwichManchester City will start the defence of their Premier League title at West Ham. The 2019-20 fixtures, announced on Thursday morning, handed Pep Guardiola’s team an opening match...
10:39 2019-06-13

Uefa Super Cup 2019 highlights: Liverpool vs Chelsea in pictures - goals and action from Istanbul The Uefa Super Cup may not be a priority trophy for either Liverpool or Chelsea this season, but neither side will want to leave Istanbul on the losing side tonight....
00:39 2019-08-15

David Luiz tips Hudson-Odoi to fill Hazard void and be a Chelsea legend • ‘He has the talent one day to be like Eden,’ defender says• Fee of around £100m should seal Real Madrid move for HazardDavid Luiz has insisted there will be life after Eden Hazard at Chelsea and earmarked Callum Hudson-Odoi, the young England forward whose impressive campaign was so cruelly cut sh...
12:39 2019-05-30

Eden Hazard Leads Chelsea's Thumping Of Arsenal In Lopsided Europa League Final It’s probably not surprising that the Europa League final—a match rife with controversy, low attendance, and teams traveling halfway across the world—was a snoozefest, but good God, was this boring. Chelsea beat Arsenal 4-1 to claim the club’s second Europa League title, lifting a trophy that means ...
00:26 2019-05-30

Unai Emery admits Chelsea deserved to beat Arsenal in Europa League Final Arsenal head coach Unai Emery congratulated Chelsea on winning the Europa League Final after admitting that the Blues deserved to beat his side in Baku....
00:52 2019-05-30

Chelsea's Europa League triumph shows I deserve to stay, says Maurizio Sarri – video Maurizio Sarri has said he is 'lucky' to be at Chelsea and deserves to stay on as manager after leading the club to the Europa League title and a top four finish in the Premier League.The Italian coach's future at Stamford Bridge has been under constant speculation, including links to a move to Juve...
08:13 2019-05-30

Liverpool vs Chelsea LIVE stream and TV channel: How to watch Uefa Super Cup on BT and online tonight Champions League winners Liverpool meet Europa League holders Chelsea on Wednesday night in an eagerly-anticipated all-English Uefa Super Cup clash in Istanbul....
13:26 2019-08-14

Red Bull Salzburg vs Chelsea lineups: Confirmed team news and starting XIs - Pulisic, Barkley in N'Golo Kante is slowly closing in on a return to action, but the French midfielder misses out as Chelsea travel to Austria to take on RB Salzburg this evening....
20:26 2019-07-31

Man Utd vs Chelsea highlights in pictures: Rashford, Martial, James and Premier League goals at Old Trafford Marcus Rashford's double helped rampant Manchester United start the new season with a bang as Chelsea capitulated in Frank Lampard's first match in charge....
21:39 2019-08-11

Maurizio Sarri: 'Sack me now if my Chelsea future hinges on winning the Europa League' – video Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri said he would rather be sacked immediately than have his future at Chelsea hinge upon the result of the Europa League final. The head coach, who is 10 months into a two-year contract, was asked whether his future depends on winning the final. 'You cannot ... 10 months ...
19:52 2019-05-22

Chelsea vs Arsenal live stream: how to watch tonight's Europa League final 2019 from anywhere It's time for the first chapter in this week's all-England European final football affair. The 2019 UEFA Europa League final is on the menu today for what should be a delicious London derby between Chelsea and Arsenal. The teams (and at least some of their fans) have travelled all the way ...
20:26 2019-05-29

Frank Lampard hoping Chelsea can spoil Liverpool’s Super Cup party | Andy Hunter Chelsea manager’s rollercoaster start continues in city where Liverpool enjoyed their greatest Champions League winWeek one as a competitive Premier League manager and Frank Lampard feels he has already experienced the rollercoaster that is life in charge of Chelsea. Not quite. It has been a week wi...
23:26 2019-08-13

Jose Mourinho: Man City's B team has a better chance of winning the title than Man Utd, Chelsea or Arsenal Jose Mourinho has ruled Manchester United, Chelsea and Arsenal out of the Premier League title race, with Manchester City's 'B' team ranked as a stronger team....
15:13 2019-08-11

Hazard on the move! Dortmund sign Chelsea star Eden's brother Thorgan Eden Hazard may well be on the move this summer, but his brother Thorgan has done what all younger siblings like to do and steal the limelight with a transfer of his own....
22:39 2019-05-22

Maurizio Sarri throws hat and storms off during Chelsea training after Gonzalo Higuain row with David Luiz Maurizio Sarri astonishingly stormed out of Chelsea's training session ahead of the Europa League final after a row between two members of his squad....
22:01 2019-05-28

Females in football's boardrooms: Alone among men Despite on-field progress, 95 percent of football's leadership roles are filled by men. Many clubs and associations resist quotas aimed at changing that, but Norway's example shows there's another way....
17:13 2019-06-17

Women in football's boardrooms: Alone among men Despite on-field progress, 95 percent of football's leadership roles are filled by men. Many clubs and associations resist quotas aimed at changing that, but Norway's example shows there's another way....
11:26 2019-06-18

The Joy of Six: football and the outside of the boot | Rob Smyth From Brazilian screamers to an extravagant shank via Peruvian insouciance, we celebrate one of football’s most difficult skillsNB: The point of the Joy of Six is not to rank things, only to enjoy them Continue reading......
14:13 2019-08-14

Sources: AB says no football without old helmet Raiders receiver Antonio Brown has threatened to not play football if the NFL will not allow him to wear the same helmet he has worn throughout his career, even though it is no longer approved, sources told ESPN....
04:39 2019-08-10

Why does Brazil lag behind in women's football? Contrary to what happens in the men's game, the Americans dominate the female landscape while Brazil have only once made it to the final. What explains such a disparity?...
11:13 2019-06-11

The Football Show: Why VAR is a mess "Ben Snowball and Marcus Foley discuss England’s strong start to the Women’s World Cup, take VAR to task and debate the USA’s celebration controversy."...
14:00 2019-06-15

Chelsea chief Bruce Buck writes to fans confirming review into Baku Final shambles Chelsea chairman Bruce Buck has taken the unusual step to write to fans confirming the club are looking into how they dealt with providing travel to the Europa League Final in Baku last month....
16:00 2019-06-20

Chelsea should appoint Frank Lampard but Blues legend needs experienced backroom team, says Ruud Gullit Former Chelsea manager Ruud Gullit believes Frank Lampard would be the right appointment for the club if he can bring in an experienced backroom team with him....
00:00 2019-06-17

Chelsea coach Frank Lampard assembles backroom team as Blues legend begins new era as manager The Frank Lampard era has officially begun at Chelsea after the club legend arrived at Stamford Bridge last week and he has wasted no time in arranging his backroom staff....
02:39 2019-07-11

Chelsea provide free stream for Bohemians friendly after app problems on Frank Lampard's debut Chelsea have provided a free stream for Frank Lampard's first match in charge against Bohemians after users experienced problems with the club's app....
22:13 2019-07-10

Chelsea Wolfe strips back on "The Mother Road," the lead single from her upcoming Birth Of Violence There’s always been an ominous bombast to the work of gothic songwriter Chelsea Wolfe, one that’s grown darker and more dire on recent albums like 2015's Abyss and 2017's Hiss Spun, which we called a “full-on sludge-metal extravaganza.” Consider it some kind of reprieve, then, that the doom ...
22:13 2019-06-18

Frank Lampard tells Callum Hudson-Odoi he will have key role at Chelsea and remains hopeful of new contract Frank Lampard is hopeful Callum Hudson-Odoi will sign a new contract with Chelsea and believes the teenager could become central to his plans at Stamford Bridge....
13:00 2019-07-18

Shared ownership in Chelsea: waterfront flats from £160k in same development as Roman Abramovich's £30m penthouse Prices start at £160k for a 25 per cent share of a flat at Chelsea Waterfront on a shared-equity basis, while two-bedroom flats start at £201,000 and three-bedroom flats at £249,000....
14:13 2019-07-19

Frank Lampard strikes the right tone at Chelsea unveiling as returning hero looks to play down legendary status Frank Lampard's iconic status at Chelsea will buy him time as the club's new manager but Thursday's unveiling was notable for his unwillingness to use it....
20:00 2019-07-04

Barcelona vs Chelsea LIVE: Commentary stream for Rakuten Cup 2019 match, latest score and goals Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rakuten Cup match between Barcelona and Chelsea, with kck-off at 11.30am BST at Japan's Saitama Stadium....
13:00 2019-07-23

Unai Emery 'proud' of Arsenal's season despite Europa League final defeat to Chelsea – video Unai Emery has said he is proud of his first season as Arsenal manager and feels positive about the club's future despite their loss to Chelsea in the Europa League final.Eden Hazard scored twice and created a third to steer Chelsea to a 4-1 victory over London rivals Arsenal in Baku. The defeat mea...
08:13 2019-05-30