Cautious praise for Fernando Torres after Chelsea take group lead

The much-maligned Fernando Torres woke up on Wednesday to find himself the subject of glowing headlines after his two goals helped Chelsea to take the lead in Champions League Group E.

Mourinho brands Chelsea striker Torres ‘so-so’

The Blues boss feels too much is expected of the Spain international and also insists owner Roman Abramovich has never interfered with team affairs when he has been in charge.

Mourinho would bring success to Chelsea, says Lampard

Chelsea midfielder Frank Lampard is adamant Jose Mourinho would be a success at Stamford Bridge if he returned for a second managerial spell.

Abramovich prepared to ‘seduce’ Guardiola for Chelsea job

Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich is adamant over bringing former Barcelona coach Pep Guardiola at Stamford Bridge as team’s new manager,