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Alvaro Morata must make hit the ground running to fill Diego Costa void at Chelsea: Cesc Fabregas

Alvaro Morata must make hit the ground running to fill Diego Costa void at Chelsea: Cesc Fabregas

With Chelsea returning to Champions League, Batshuayi is also expected to shoulder Chelsea`s goalscoring burden after starting only seven games in all competitions last season.

Jul 24, 2017, 11:23 AM IST

Chelsea striker Diego Costa told to find new club by coach Antonio Conte

The relationship between the striker and Conte has been strained from the start as Conte was not too impressed by the Spaniard`s attempts to leave the club in order to return to Atletico Madrid.

Jun 08, 2017, 16:33 PM IST
Premier League: Cesc Fabregas foils Watford in Chelsea title party

Premier League: Cesc Fabregas foils Watford in Chelsea title party

Conte made nine changes to his starting XI and having kept faith with the same tight group of first-teamers for the vast bulk of the season, it was little surprise their understudies looked a little undercooked.

May 16, 2017, 10:08 AM IST
Premier League: Chelsea close in on title and condemn Boro to relegation with 3-0 win

Premier League: Chelsea close in on title and condemn Boro to relegation with 3-0 win

Nemanja Matic got the third goal in the 65th from another neat Fabregas chip to pile the misery on Boro, who will join north-east neighbours Sunderland in the second tier next season.

May 09, 2017, 09:59 AM IST
Premier League: Diego Costa's double strike guides Chelsea to 4-2 win over Southampton

Premier League: Diego Costa's double strike guides Chelsea to 4-2 win over Southampton

Having beaten Spurs in the FA Cup semi-finals on Saturday, Chelsea`s latest win reaffirmed the status of Conte`s side as England`s team to beat.

Apr 26, 2017, 09:49 AM IST
Edison Cavani signs new contract, extends PSG 'love story' to 2020

Edison Cavani signs new contract, extends PSG 'love story' to 2020

Cavani`s extension gives him the opportunity to surpass Ibrahimovic as the top scorer in PSG`s history if he continues in anything like this season`s goalscoring vein.

Apr 26, 2017, 09:39 AM IST
Premier League 2016-17: Eden Hazard fires Chelsea to 2-1 win over Manchester City, Tottenham Spurs still in hunt

Premier League 2016-17: Eden Hazard fires Chelsea to 2-1 win over Manchester City, Tottenham Spurs still in hunt

Rocked by Saturday`s shock 2-1 home defeat against Crystal Palace, Antonio Conte`s Chelsea side took only 10 minutes to take the lead through Hazard`s 12th goal of the season.

Apr 06, 2017, 09:42 AM IST
Premier League: Diego Costa stars in Chelsea's 2-0 win over extend Hull City, Arsenal go second

Premier League: Diego Costa stars in Chelsea's 2-0 win over extend Hull City, Arsenal go second

Following a sickening clash of heads between Chelsea`s Gary Cahill and Hull`s Ryan Mason, Costa struck in the seventh minute of first-half stoppage-time when he turned in Victor Moses`s cross.

Jan 23, 2017, 11:06 AM IST
FA Cup: Chelsea may appeal against John Terry's red card

FA Cup: Chelsea may appeal against John Terry's red card

Asked whether Terry would be offered a new contract after his current one runs out at the end of the season, Conte said that was a decision for the club and not just him.

Jan 09, 2017, 11:08 AM IST
Premier League 2016-17: Chelsea turn it up to 11, Jamie Vardy sent off as Leicester draw with Stoke City

Premier League 2016-17: Chelsea turn it up to 11, Jamie Vardy sent off as Leicester draw with Stoke City

Chelsea have matched their record of 11 consecutive wins from April to September 2009, achieving the feat within the same season for the first time.

Dec 17, 2016, 23:53 PM IST
Confirmed! Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero's four-match ban

Confirmed! Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero's four-match ban

The Football Association (FA) has confirmed the four-match ban of Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero following his dismissal against Chelsea on Saturday.

Dec 05, 2016, 19:38 PM IST
I was never friends with Roman Abramovich, clarifies Jose Mourinho

I was never friends with Roman Abramovich, clarifies Jose Mourinho

Despite Chelsea`s dismal title defence last season, which saw them slump to 16th place in the table, Mourinho is likely to receive a warm reception from the Stamford Bridge faithful.

Oct 22, 2016, 09:37 AM IST

Antonio Conte's​ Chelsea get early chance to top Premier League

The Premier League table has returned to familiar type after last season`s delightful anomaly featuring Leicester City, with Manchester City and Chelsea now setting the pace and Manchester United back in the top four.

Sep 15, 2016, 06:54 AM IST
Can make Chelsea players great like Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi: Antonio Conte

Can make Chelsea players great like Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi: Antonio Conte

The 2015-16 season was a campaign to forget for Chelsea, who finished 10th in the table as they surrendered their EPL crown to Leicester City.

Jul 17, 2016, 16:20 PM IST
Premier League: Eden Hazard hits stunner, but Liverpool snatch point after Christian Benteke's injury-time goal

Premier League: Eden Hazard hits stunner, but Liverpool snatch point after Christian Benteke's injury-time goal

Chelsea will also undergo significant change over the coming months, but mainly on the pitch.

May 12, 2016, 09:46 AM IST
Premier League: Antonio Conte faces complicated task at Chelsea FC, says Guus Hiddink

Premier League: Antonio Conte faces complicated task at Chelsea FC, says Guus Hiddink

Former Juventus boss Conte was named as Hiddink`s successor on Monday.

Apr 08, 2016, 20:21 PM IST
EPL: Chelsea FC's Diego Costa handed extra one-match ban by FA

EPL: Chelsea FC's Diego Costa handed extra one-match ban by FA

Costa had admitted a charge of improper conduct in relation to his behaviour after he was shown a second yellow card in the FA Cup quarter-final.

Apr 01, 2016, 18:22 PM IST
Champions League: PSG's Zlatan Ibrahimovic becomes 14th player to enter 50-goal club

Champions League: PSG's Zlatan Ibrahimovic becomes 14th player to enter 50-goal club

Zlatan, who has played for six different clubs to achieve the feat, reached his half-century mark against Chelsea.

Mar 10, 2016, 08:42 AM IST
Champions League: Chelsea FC vs Paris Saint-Germain FC - Possible Line-ups, date, time, venue, TV listing

Champions League: Chelsea FC vs Paris Saint-Germain FC - Possible Line-ups, date, time, venue, TV listing

The Blues have the chance to exact revenge on the French side for ousting them out of Europe's top draw last year.

Mar 09, 2016, 14:46 PM IST
Premier League: West Brom hamper leader Leicester City's title charge, Chelsea FC win 3rd on the trot

Premier League: West Brom hamper leader Leicester City's title charge, Chelsea FC win 3rd on the trot

Spurs have chance to go atop on when they are in action on Wednesday.

Mar 02, 2016, 08:13 AM IST