Chelsea manager Ruben Loftus-Cheek has urged youngster Ruben Loftus-Cheek to toughen up in order to establish himself within the club’s first-team plans.
Chelsea star Eden Hazard has admitted that he had hoped to leave the club during the summer transfer window to join reigning European champions Real Madrid.
Jorginho has revealed he chose to join Chelsea rather than Manchester City because of the arrival of Maurizio Sarri at Stamford Bridge.
Antonio Rudiger has warned Chelsea are becoming too reliant on Eden Hazard and has called on his teammates to contribute more goals for the club.
Ross Barkley has said he is determined to relaunch his England career, stressing that he currently is in the perfect platform to do so at Chelsea.
Diego Costa has claimed his transfer to Chelsea was a mistake while also taking another swipe at former head coach Antonio Conte.
Everton goalkeeper Jordan Pickford has finally commented on the rumours that linked him with a move to Chelsea during the summer transfer window.
Gianfranco Zola has hailed Eden Hazard following the Belgian’s match-winning performance against Liverpool in the League Cup.
Blues great Ron “Chopper” Harris has urged Chelsea to stay patient with Maurizio Sarri and not let him depart early the way Jose Mourinho and Antonio Conte did.
Mateo Kovacic has handed Chelsea head coach Maurizio Sarri a massive boost by saying he can imagine himself staying at west London on a permanent deal.
Veteran Chelsea defender Gary Cahill has indicated that he is unhappy at being left on the bench for the Blues this season.
The Best FIFA Football Awards were held on Monday night where the governing body of football determines which players warrant a place in the FIFPro World XI and which player has been the best in the world over the last 12 months.
Cesar Azpilicueta has revealed his admiration for Maurizio Sarri’s off-beat style of defending.
During Didier Drogba’s time at Stamford Bridge, Chelsea became one of the most intimidating teams in the Premier League. Mentored by a then swaggering Jose Mourinho and playing alongside other Blues greats like John Terry and Frank Lampard, Drogba and Co. struck terror and fear into the opposition, combining an indomitable defence with ruthless precision up front.
It was surprising to most Chelsea fans that Alvaro Morata stayed at the club this season. The Spaniard was brought in ahead of last season to replace Diego Costa, who had helped the club win the Premier League during the season before. There were heavy expectations on Morata but in the end, he managed just 15 goals from 48 games in all competitions as the Blues finished the season in a frustrating fifth position.
Glenn Hoddle was perplexed by Maurizio Sarri’s decision to field a strong starting XI against PAOK in the Europa League, saying that he wanted to see more of the club’s young talents instead.
Maurizio Sarri has given his thoughts on Chelsea’s 1-0 win over PAOK in the Europa League, saying that the Blues need more killer instinct when it comes to closing out matches.
Ex-Blues leftback Minto has backed Eden Hazard to score 40 goals this campaign.
Five matches into the new season and Chelsea are on top of the Premier League standings. Having maintained a 100% record together with Liverpool so far, they lead the Reds via goal difference thanks to their new swashbuckling brand of enterprising football instilled by Maurizio Sarri.
Chelsea have been criticised, especially over the last few years, for their lack of developing Premier League talent and their tendency to ship out their best young stars on loan. However, they are trying to break this and first-team places for Ruben Loftus-Cheek and Ethan Ampadu are examples of that. On Wednesday morning, it was confirmed that the latter will remain with the Blues for the next five years, at least.
With all the hype in the football world around the Champions League at the moment, the Europa League group stage returns on Thursday night and it involves an old friend this year: Chelsea. The Blues start their campaign with a trip to Greece to face PAOK in their opening Group L match but there’s no place for Danny Drinkwater in the squad which means he won’t feature in Europe for at least the first half of the season.
Former Chelsea goalkeeper Asmir Begovic has shared his thoughts regarding Eden Hazard’s excellent record from the spot.
Eden Hazard paid tribute to Olivier Giroud following Chelsea’s 4-1 victory over Cardiff on Saturday, saying the World Cup-winning forward is one of the best target men in the world.
When former Blues great Frank Lampard took his first step into football management with Derby County early in the summer, there was always this idea that he was gonna raid his former club, Chelsea, for talent in a bid to guide The Rams back to the English top tier for the first time since the 2007-2008 season.
Maurizio Sarri has said he is open to John Terry returning at Chelsea in a coaching role should the 37-year-old central defender finally decides to hang up his boots.