Chelsea`s Thibaut Courtois eyes quadruple haul
Chelsea`s Thibaut Courtois eyes quadruple haul

Thibaut Courtois believes Chelsea will take the next step towards a memorable quadruple trophy haul when they face Bradford in the FA Cup fourth round on Saturday.

Atletico Madrid focused on third place in La Liga, Diego Simeone says
Atletico Madrid focused on third place in La Liga, Diego Simeone says

La Liga champions Atletico Madrid are improving all the time and the club are focused on finishing third and securing a lucrative place in the Champions League again for next season, coach Diego Simeone said on Tuesday.

Kurt Zouma, Petr Cech show leaders Chelsea`s strength
Kurt Zouma, Petr Cech show leaders Chelsea`s strength

Chelsea assistant manager Steve Holland said the Premier League leaders would continue utilising their whole squad after they moved clear at the summit by beating Newcastle United.

Man City blow chance to close on Chelsea, Arsenal climb to fifth
Man City blow chance to close on Chelsea, Arsenal climb to fifth

Manchester City squandered a gilt-edged opportunity to close the gap on Premier League leaders Chelsea when they let slip a two-goal lead to draw 2-2 at home to struggling Burnley on Sunday.

Chelsea unflustered by Manchester City surge, says Jose Mourinho
Chelsea unflustered by Manchester City surge, says Jose Mourinho

Chelsea will have no cause for concern if they are joined at the top of the Premier League by Manchester City, despite letting a healthy lead slip, manager Jose Mourinho said on Friday.

Chelsea, injury-hit Man City hold course
Chelsea, injury-hit Man City hold course

 Leaders Chelsea and nearest rivals Manchester City preserved the status quo at the top of the Premier League table with a pair of unspectacular victories on Saturday.

Jose Mourinho backs Petr Cech to stay ahead of Hull start
Jose Mourinho backs Petr Cech to stay ahead of Hull start

Out-of-favour goalkeeper Petr Cech will not leave Chelsea in January and has nothing to prove ahead of his first Premier League start of the season against Hull City, manager Jose Mourinho said.

Atletico Madrid more worried about pursuers than leaders: Diego Simeone
Atletico Madrid more worried about pursuers than leaders: Diego Simeone

Champions Atletico Madrid are looking over their shoulders at pursuing Sevilla and Valencia rather than worrying about hauling in frontrunners Real Madrid and Barcelona, coach Diego Simeone said on Friday.

Chelsea aim to make it another Bridge of sighs for Spurs
Chelsea aim to make it another Bridge of sighs for Spurs

Chelsea will look to stretch one of the longest unbeaten sequences in the top flight when the runaway leaders entertain arch-rivals Tottenham Hotspur on Wednesday.

Spain's Iker Casillas a surprise inclusion on shortlist for Fifa goalkeeper award
Spain's Iker Casillas a surprise inclusion on shortlist for Fifa goalkeeper award

Iker Casillas is a surprise inclusion as one of the five goalkeepers shortlisted for the Fifa’s 2014 World XI despite a poor showing at the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil last summer and after making just 12 La Liga appearances for Real Madrid.

'Goalkeeping has changed dramatically over last 10 years'
'Goalkeeping has changed dramatically over last 10 years'

 Indian Super League side Delhi Dynamos custodian Kristof Van Hout feels that goalkeeping has changed dramatically over the last 10 years, saying that his modern contemporaries employed different styles of their own.

EPL: Chelsea, Arsenal win but Liverpool beaten ahead of Machester derby
EPL: Chelsea, Arsenal win but Liverpool beaten ahead of Machester derby

Eden Hazard`s penalty enabled Chelsea to preserve their four-point lead in the Premier League with a narrow 2-1 win at home to local rivals Queens Park Rangers on Saturday.

Chelsea can win Premier-Champions League double: Thibaut Courtois
Chelsea can win Premier-Champions League double: Thibaut Courtois

Thibaut Courtois reckons Chelsea are capable of achieving what the Belgium keeper came agonisingly close to doing at Atletico Madrid last season - winning a European and domestic double.

Ronaldo would be looking to retain Ballon d'Or
Ronaldo would be looking to retain Ballon d'Or

Real Madrid star forward Cristiano Ronaldo would be looking to retain the Ballon d'Or award as the shortlist for the FIFA 2014 men's world footballer of the year award has been revealed.

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.

Thibau Courtois defends Chelsea handling of his head injury
Thibau Courtois defends Chelsea handling of his head injury

Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois has defended the Premier League leader`s handling of the head injury he suffered during last weekend`s 2-0 league victory over Arsenal.

Unhappy goalkeeper Petr Cech eyes Chelsea exit
Unhappy goalkeeper Petr Cech eyes Chelsea exit

Chelsea`s Czech Republic goalkeeper Petr Cech has said he would look for a solution to his plight if he continues to be left on the bench at the Premier League club. 

Chelsea's Thibaut Courtois cleared of serious head injury
Chelsea's Thibaut Courtois cleared of serious head injury

Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois has been cleared of a serious head injury after being substituted during the 2-0 Premier League victory over Arsenal on Sunday.

Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois signs new five-year deal
Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois signs new five-year deal

Belgian goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois has signed a new five-year contract with Chelsea, the Premier League club said on Thursday.

Jose Mourinho hails ousted Petr Cech

Mourinho has praised Petr Cech for the goalkeeper`s reaction to being left out of Chelsea`s opening Premier League game of the season.