Champions Chelsea resist temptation to spend
Champions Chelsea resist temptation to spend

Chelsea begin their Premier League title defence against Swansea City on Saturday (1630 GMT) in the unusual position of heading into a new season having been significantly outspent by their rivals.

Chelsea’s lack of activity in transfer market shows Jose Mourinho’s faith in champions

Chelsea’s transfer policy for the summer window of the 2015-16 season presents a different scenario in comparison with some of Europe’s other elite clubs.

Despite the club’s inactivity so far, manager Jose Mourinho is relaxed and quite confident.

Chelsea may vacate Stamford Bridge for two seasons
Chelsea may vacate Stamford Bridge for two seasons

 Chelsea football club, which plans to redevelop its Stamford Bridge stadium into a 60,000-seat stadium, could see it play its home matches elsewhere for at least two seasons should the go-ahead be given for work to begin on its home of 110 years.

Thousands flock to Chelsea victory parade
Thousands flock to Chelsea victory parade

An estimated 70,000 people took to the streets of west London on Monday to watch Chelsea show off their Premier League and League Cup trophies in an open-top bus parade.

Celebrating Didier Drogba challenges ''new Chelsea'' to emulate him
Celebrating Didier Drogba challenges ''new Chelsea'' to emulate him

The departing Didier Drogba threw down the gauntlet to the young Chelsea squad on Sunday as he led Premier League celebrations at Stamford Bridge, telling them they had to win more titles to stand comparison with the class of 2005.

Chelsea have taken giant strides this season: Jose Mourinho
Chelsea have taken giant strides this season: Jose Mourinho

Chelsea coach Jose Mourinho believes his team has made a huge leap forward this season.

UEFA Champions League, preview: Chelsea vs Paris Saint-Germain
UEFA Champions League, preview: Chelsea vs Paris Saint-Germain

Eleven months on from their last visit to Chelsea`s Stamford Bridge, Paris Saint-Germain return on Wednesday looking for confirmation of their place among the Champions League elite.

Chelsea announce 18.4 million pounds profit
Chelsea announce 18.4 million pounds profit

Premier League leaders Chelsea have announced a profit of 18.4 million pounds ($28.89 million) for the year ending June 30 2014, the largest since Russian oligarch Roman Abramovich took over the club 11 years ago.

Chelsea upbeat as they post record Abramovich-era profit
Chelsea upbeat as they post record Abramovich-era profit

Chelsea chairman Bruce Buck said the club would become increasingly self-sufficient after he announced the Premier League leaders had made a profit of £18.4 million ($28.9 million, 23.1 million euros) for the financial year ending June 2014.

Pep Guardiola says he wants to manage Manchester United
Pep Guardiola says he wants to manage Manchester United

Pep Guardiola said that he wants to manage Manchester United at some point in his career. According to a new book on the Spaniard's first season at Bayern Munich, Guardiola had admitted to being enthralled by the atmosphere and set-up at Old Trafford.

Study says gap growing between big English clubs and rest

The financial disparity between the big clubs and the rest will continue to grow in English soccer despite Financial Fair Play (FFP) rules, according to a report released on Friday.

Mourinho and his professed love for London and its Blues

When Jose Mourinho declares that he will never leave Stamford Bridge again, it certainly demands serious consideration.

Jose Mourinho rules out leaving Chelsea ever again

Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho has made it clear that he will never quit Stamford Bridge, as long as the club wants him to stay.

London-loving Mourinho pledges future to Chelsea

Joes Mourinho committed his long-term future to Chelsea on Monday, insisting he did not want to be a manager anywhere else.

Safe hands Petr Cech still Mr Reliable for Chelsea

Apart from in 2006 when he suffered a serious head injury Petr Cech has rarely made the headlines in 10 years at Chelsea but his safe hands have underpinned a decade`s worth of silverware.

Chelsea comply with FFP rules despite $81m deficit

Roman Abramovich`s Chelsea will comply with new European Financial Fair Play (FFP) rules despite returning to loss for the year ending June 2013.

Terry, Lampard, Cole waiting for new contracts with Chelsea

Chelsea captain John Terry and his teammates Frank Lampard and Ashley Cole are reportedly yet to begin talks with the club`s management over the chance of landing new deals given that the trio would reach the end of their contracts this summer.

Mourinho keen to keep trophy record intact

Jose Mourinho has won a trophy every season of his top flight career and finds it "unacceptable" to contemplate finishing his comeback season with Chelsea empty handed.

Ferguson reveals Abramovich lured him with Chelsea manager offer in 2003

Former Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson has revealed that Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich once used an agent to approach him for the managerial job.

Jose Mourinho blocked my progress, says Villas-Boas

Extra spice was added to Tottenham`s clash with Chelsea on Saturday after Andre Villas-Boas said he went into management when his coaching ambitions were thwarted by Jose Mourinho at Inter Milan.