Conte admits Chelsea must stop Ibrahimovic

Chelsea manager, Antonio Conte, has admitted that Zlatan Ibrahimovic is in “the form of his life”, ahead of this weekend’s trip to Manchester United. Ibrahimovic has scored 28 goals for United in 44 appearances, since he signed as a free agent last summer. Conte has now warned his players to be wary of the 35-year-old….

Mourinho expects Chelsea to be defensive against United on Sunday

Manchester United manager, Jose Mourinho, has said he expects Chelsea to play with “11 men behind the ball”, when they visit Old Trafford this Sunday. Mourinho’s former team humiliated United 4-0 in the first leg at Stamford Bridge and the Red Devils go into the weekend’s encounter 18 points behind the Blues. The Portuguese has…

Drogba hints at Lukaku move to Chelsea

Former Chelsea striker, Didier Drogba, has hinted that his “little brother” Romelu Lukaku, may return to the club this summer. The Blues are reportedly planning to re-sign Lukaku from Everton, after the player turned down a new contract at Goodison Park. Manager Antonio Conte is now eyeing the Belgium international, in preparation for Diego Costa’s…

Why I will not play a weak team against Chelsea – Mourinho

Manchester United manager, Jose Mourinho, has vowed to play his strongest team, when they welcome Premier League leaders Chelsea, to Old Trafford this Sunday. United travel to Belgium to face Anderlecht in the Europa League On Thursday, before the game against the champions-elect. That will be followed by their second leg against Anderlecht at home….

We must win in Old Trafford to edge closer to EPL title – Conte

Chelsea manager has stated his desire to stay clear at the top of the Premier League table with another routine victory at Old Trafford on Sunday. Chelsea’s 3-1 win over Bournemouth on Saturday helped them maintain a seven-point lead over second-placed Tottenham Hotspur but the latter’s run of six consecutive wins has put the leaders……

Conte Warns Chelsea Players Against Premature Celebrations

Chelsea head coach, Antonio Conte, has warned his team against premature celebrations despite the 3-1 win at Bournemouth to take them ever closer to the Premier League title. The Blues responded to Tottenham Hotspurs’ hammering of Watford earlier on Saturday to restore their seven-point lead atop the table, and Conte has called for even more……

Premier League: Chelsea restore seven-point lead, Manchester City win

Chelsea restored their seven-point lead at the top of the Premier League, by beating Bournemouth 3-1 on Saturday. Tottenham hammered Watford 4-0 in the early kick-off, to put pressure on Antonio Conte’s men. Adam Smith deflected Diego Costa’s shot into his own net to give the Blues the lead, before Eden Hazard doubled it within…

EPL: Chelsea beat Bournemouth 3-1 to maintain 7-point lead

Chelsea maintained their seven-point lead at the top of the English Premier League (EPL) with a 3-1 victory over Bournemouth. Pressured by Tottenham’s earlier thrashing of Watford, the visitors from Stamford Bridge looked to be cruising after two goals in three first-half minutes. But Bournemouth, who had already hit the post, got back into the……

Why I snubbed Manchester United, Chelsea for Barcelona – Ronaldinho

Former Brazilian star, Ronaldinho, has revealed that he chose to move to Barcelona instead of the Premier League, because of his friendship with the then president of the club, Sandro Rosell. Ronaldinho was the hottest player in demand in the summer of 2003, with many European heavyweights fighting for his signature. He eventually chose the…

Lukaku could cost Chelsea up to £90million – Martinez

Head coach of Belgium national team, Roberto Martinez, has said that Chelsea might need to pay up to £90 million, to bring Romelu Lukaku back to Stamford Bridge. Lukaku left Chelsea for Everton in July 2014 for £30million and has gone on to become one of the Premier League’s deadliest strikers. This season, the 23-year-old…

Conte, Guardiola speak on tunnel fight between Chelsea, Manchester City coaches

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte and his Manchester City counterpart, Pep Guardiola, have played down the tunnel bust-up following the Blues’ 2-1 win over City on Wednesday night. Reports claim Chelsea fitness coach, Paolo Bertelli, sparked the incident by mocking the City staff in Italian. City masseur Mark Sertori, who is half Italian, reacted and confronted…

Why I Chose Chelsea Over Arsenal – Kante

Chelsea midfielder, N’Golo Kante, has revealed that Arsene Wenger wanted to sign him for Arsenal, before he chose to join their London rivals last summer. The France international was in demand after an impressive first Premier League season with Leicester City, but eventually signed for the Blues in a reported £32million deal. Kante however admits……