Branislav Ivanovic fires warning ahead of Manchester City showdown
Branislav Ivanovic fires warning ahead of Manchester City showdown

Chelsea defender Branislav Ivanovic has warned Manchester City that the Premier League leaders are back to full power heading into their seismic showdown at Stamford Bridge on Saturday.

Diego Costa faces three-match ban for alleged stamp on Emre Can
Diego Costa faces three-match ban for alleged stamp on Emre Can

Chelsea striker Diego Costa faces a three-match ban after he was charged for an alleged stamp during their Capital One Cup semi-final win over Liverpool on Tuesday.

Jose Mourinho cries foul over Diego Costa `stamp` claims
Jose Mourinho cries foul over Diego Costa `stamp` claims

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho once again alleged that his team were the victims of a "campaign" after they edged Liverpool 1-0 in an ill-tempered League Cup semi-final second leg.

Branislav Ivanovic sinks Liverpool as Chelsea reach final
Branislav Ivanovic sinks Liverpool as Chelsea reach final

Branislav Ivanovic`s extra-time header sent Chelsea into the League Cup final at Liverpool`s expense as the London club edged a breathless semi-final second leg 1-0 on Tuesday.

Chelsea duo slam Serbia team mates after Denmark defeat
Chelsea duo slam Serbia team mates after Denmark defeat

Serbia captain Branislav Ivanovic has blamed his team`s 3-1 home defeat by Denmark in their Euro 2016 Group I qualifier on a lack of commitment among the players and their habit of underestimating the opposition.

John Terry hits out at Manchester United 'headlocks'
John Terry hits out at Manchester United 'headlocks'

Chelsea captain John Terry has said both he and team-mate Branislav Ivanovic were "double headlocked at every corner" during the Premier League leaders` dramatic 1-1 draw away to Manchester United on Sunday.

Chelsea jet-setters return to local business
Chelsea jet-setters return to local business

In case they needed it, the short trip to Crystal Palace will re-focus Chelsea`s globe-trotting players on matters at home as the Premier League slips back into gear this weekend after the second international break of the season.

Mourinho upset with Chelsea's defence lapses that scarred 6-3 Everton win
Mourinho upset with Chelsea's defence lapses that scarred 6-3 Everton win

Chelsea football team manager Jose Mourinho has insisted that watching his side beat Everton 6-3 to 100 percent was not enjoyable because of the defensive laps that scarred their win at Goodison Park.

Chelsea salute new hero Diego Costa as old one Didier Drogba returns

Stamford Bridge offered a heartfelt ovation to a returning hero after delivering a hymn of adulation to an emerging one as Chelsea underlined their title intent with a 2-0 win over dogged Leicester City on Saturday.

Brendan Rodgers backs Reds to thrive without Luis Suarez

When Brendan Rodgers jetted off on holiday to New York in June, his biggest worry was whether he had packed enough suncream and poolside reading material.

Suarez faces lengthy ban for Chiellini bite

For the Chiellini biting, FIFA has already opened a disciplinary proceedings against Suarez and the 27-year-old player faces a lengthy ban if he is found guilty.

Mourinho says Suarez undeserving of awards

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has claimed that Liverpool striker Luis Suarez is an unworthy choice as this season`s Premier League player of the year.

Enigma Suarez driven by will to win at all costs

Combining game-changing brilliance with headline-grabbing controversy, Uruguay striker Luis Suarez`s last World Cup was his career in microcosm.

Hazard fires Chelsea top after Arsenal crash

Eden Hazard scored a hat-trick as Chelsea capitalised on Arsenal`s crushing defeat at Liverpool by beating Newcastle United 3-0 to claim top spot in the Premier League on Saturday.

Jose Mourinho`s smart Chelsea outwit Manuel Pellegrini`s stunned Manchester City

Jose Mourinho proved why he is one of the most revered coaches in the world as he masterminded a 1-0 win that ended Manchester City`s 100 percent home Premier League record this season.

Ivanovic blasts open title race as Chelsea win at City

Branislav Ivanovic`s first-half cracker helped classy Chelsea to a 1-0 win at blunted Premier League title rivals Manchester City on Monday.

I`ve changed, says Luis Suarez, and Liverpool are back

Luis Suarez thinks his enforced absence from the game last year has changed him and believes Liverpool are ready to claim a Champions League berth for the first time in five years.

Liverpool revival continues under Suarez

What really happened in Anfield, nobody really knows. But by the sheer amount of goals, Luis Suarez is scoring currently, they are up to something. Ever since returning from the sidelines, after serving a ten-match ban for biting Serbian and Chelsea defender Branislav Ivanovic, the Uruguayan is scoring for fun.

Rodgers says working with Suarez will stay with him for life

Liverpool`s Luis Suarez added the Premier League Player of the Month award to his list of credits on Friday with manager Brendan Rodgers saying working with the Uruguayan goal machine would "stay with me for a lifetime".

Chelsea`s Lampard and Ivanovic ruled out for a month

Chelsea midfielder Frank Lampard and defender Branislav Ivanovic will be out of action until the end of January, the Chelsea website (www.chelseafc.com) reported on Wednesday.