Schalke win delights Di Matteo after Chelsea debacle
Schalke win delights Di Matteo after Chelsea debacle

Roberto di Matteo was delighted as his Schalke 04 bounced back from their midweek Champions League debacle against his former club Chelsea with a 4-1 thumping of Mainz on Saturday.

Jose Mourinho delight as five-goal Chelsea match awayday best
Jose Mourinho delight as five-goal Chelsea match awayday best

Coach Jose Mourinho saluted his "very good" Chelsea side after they produced a 5-0 demolition job at Schalke 04 on Tuesday to equal their best away victory in the Champions League.

Chelsea`s Jose Mourinho balks at Roberto Di Matteo question
Chelsea`s Jose Mourinho balks at Roberto Di Matteo question

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has point-blank refused to talk about Schalke coach Robert di Matteo, the only Blues coach to win the Champions League title, ahead of Tuesday`s group match.

No place for revenge as Roberto Di Matteo faces Chelsea
No place for revenge as Roberto Di Matteo faces Chelsea

Roberto di Matteo insists there will be no place for revenge or sentimentality when Schalke 04 host his former club Chelsea in the Champions League on Tuesday.

Champions League: Jose Mourinho faces ex-Blues boss Roberto Di Matteo
Champions League: Jose Mourinho faces ex-Blues boss Roberto Di Matteo

Jose Mourinho comes up against the only coach to have steered Chelsea to the Champions League title when the Blues travel to Roberto Di Matteo`s Schalke 04 on Tuesday.

Roberto Di Matteo`s Schalke hunt Wolves in Chelsea warm-up
Roberto Di Matteo`s Schalke hunt Wolves in Chelsea warm-up

Roberto di Matteo`s Schalke hope to end Wolfsburg`s eight-match winning streak in the Bundesliga on Saturday in their final warm-up before hosting his former club Chelsea in the Champions League.

Roberto Di Matteo delight as Klaas-Jan​ Huntelaar earns Schalke victory
Roberto Di Matteo delight as Klaas-Jan​ Huntelaar earns Schalke victory

Klaas-Jan Huntelaar converted Schalke 04`s only real chance of the game as his lacklustre side scraped past Augsburg 1-0 on Friday to climb to seventh in the Bundesliga, seven points behind leaders Bayern Munich. 

Borussia Dortmund slip further after fourth defeat
Borussia Dortmund slip further after fourth defeat

Borussia Dortmund`s horror run of Bundesliga results continued on Saturday as they lost 1-0 at home to Hanover 96 to drop to 15th after a fourth straight defeat.

Three things we learnt from Tuesday's action in the UEFA Champions League
Three things we learnt from Tuesday's action in the UEFA Champions League

After a night of high scoring affairs saw a record-breaking 40 goals being netted, match-day three of the 2014-15 Champions League showcased some highly entertaining games that once again lit the atmosphere on European soil.

Late penalty gifts Schalke win over 10-man Sporting
Late penalty gifts Schalke win over 10-man Sporting

Roberto di Matteo`s Schalke 04 enjoyed a dramatic 4-3 win over 10-man Sporting Lisbon on Tuesday after a dubious penalty in time added on settled their Champions League clash.

Roberto Di Matteo unimpressed by Schalke`s late win
Roberto Di Matteo unimpressed by Schalke`s late win

Roberto di Matteo admitted Schalke 04 rode their luck as their dramatic 4-3 Champions League win over 10-man Sporting Lisbon on Tuesday was settled by a dubious penalty.

Roberto Di Matteo enjoys winning start at Schalke
Roberto Di Matteo enjoys winning start at Schalke

Roberto di Matteo enjoyed a winning start as Schalke 04 coach on Saturday as his Royal Blues earned a 2-0 victory at home to Hertha Berlin in the Bundesliga.

Roberto Di Matteo begins Schalke reign
Roberto Di Matteo begins Schalke reign

Roberto di Matteo begins his reign as Schalke 04`s coach on Saturday by attempting to turn around the Royal Blues` fortunes when they host Hertha Berlin in the Bundesliga.

 New coach Roberto Di Matteo to lead Schalke 04 comeback bid
New coach Roberto Di Matteo to lead Schalke 04 comeback bid

New coach Roberto Di Matteo will lead Schalke 04`s comeback bid against Hertha Berlin on Saturday, with the former Italy international tasked with ironing out the German club`s rollercoaster performances so far.

Roberto di Matteo replaces Jens Keller as Schalke coach
Roberto di Matteo replaces Jens Keller as Schalke coach

 Schalke 04 have appointed former Chelsea coach Roberto Di Matteo as a replacement for Jens Keller, who was sacked earlier on Tuesday after an inconsistent start to the season.

With Champions League exit looming large, Mourinho should learn from di Matteo

Champions League quarter-final return-leg tie at Stamford Bridge between hosts Chelsea and Paris Saint-Germain offers an unique opportunity for Jose Mourinho to learn from Roberto di Matteo.

Players shocked by Clarke sacking – Reid

West Bromwich Albion full-back Steven Reid said on Sunday that the club`s players had been left in "complete shock" by the abrupt dismissal of head coach Steve Clarke.

Jose Mourinho coy over Chelsea`s Euro chances

Jose Mourinho has warned his Chelsea stars that finishing top of their Champions League group is no guarantee they will be able to make a serious challenge for the trophy.

Mourinho says Chelsea lack mental strength to become champions

Returning Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho has said that the team he has inherited is lacking the mental strength necessary to become champions.

Benitez confirms he will leave Chelsea in rant at fans and Abramovich

Chelsea manager Rafa Benitez has hit out at the club`s fans for having an "agenda" against him and criticised Roman Abramovich for appointing him on an interim basis in a lengthy post-match rant.