The contract of Olivier Giroud is set to expire at the end of this season. The Blues will most likely not renew the contract of the veteran beyond the current campaign. Keeping him at the club will be a step in the wrong direction. Not only is the Frenchman not a prolific scorer but he is also now 32 years old.
Chelsea midfielder Ross Barkley has encouraged his young team-mate Callum Hudson-Odoi to stay at Chelsea. The 18-year-old Hudson-Odoi is rumoured to be a top target of Bundesliga giants Bayern Munich.
Chelsea hero Pat Nevin is optimistic about what 2019 will have to offer and believes that the club have positive things to look forward to this year. Although the Blues do not look like they will be title contenders this season, they have been playing an improved brand of football this season.
The biggest game of the weekend is, of course, the London derby between Chelsea and Tottenham. Saturday sees these two bitter rivals go head to head once again as third plays fourth at Wembley Stadium.
Everton defender Michael Keane believes that the Toffees’ 0-0 draw against Chelsea in the Premier League on Sunday was a fair result.
Red Devils boss Jose Mourinho has boldly predicted that his former club are capable of winning the Premier League this season.
Chelsea veteran Gary Cahill has performed a U-turn and decided to stay at the club until the end of the season, according to reports.
Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri has played down reports suggesting that he wanted to replace striker Alvaro Morata during the summer transfer window. Morata arrived at Stamford Bridge in the summer of 2017 and was viewed as a direct replacement for the outgoing Diego Costa.
Chelsea ace Eden Hazard has admitted that he would love to one day be reunited with former manager Jose Mourinho.
Blues head coach Maurizio Sarri has revealed he only found out about his departure from Napoli after switching on the television.
While this summer has seen some upheaval at Stamford Bridge, with coach Antonio Conte making way for former Napoli boss Maurizio Sarri, it’s not quite been the wholesale clearout some fans expected.
Cesc Fabregas has revealed his efforts in convincing Eden Hazard to rebuff the advances of Real Madrid and stay at Stamford Bridge.
Manchester United and Belgium’s Romelu Lukaku has praised Chelsea legend Didier Drogba for helping him develop into the superstar player he is today.
Chelsea defender Andreas Christensen is aware that the pressure is on his native Denmark after they played out to a 1-1 draw against Australia in the World Cup on Thursday.
Former Chelsea striker Hernan Crespo has backed Alvaro Morata in spite of the Spaniard’s struggles to find the back of the net during recent months.
Chelsea could be set to land Watford youngster Richarlison at the second time of asking, after he spurned their advances last year.
After a thrilling Manchester derby on Saturday evening, there was a chance of an exciting London derby on Sunday afternoon. However, as Chelsea surrendered yet another one-goal lead, they had to settle for a rather stale 1-1 draw with West Ham. Javier Hernandez’s ninth goal against the Blues cancelled out Cesar Azpilicueta’s scruffy opener.
Chelsea star Marcos Alonso has admitted that he felt his side were always going to struggle after their Premier League heroics last season.
Chelsea returned to Barcelona for the first time last week since their heroics in the 2012 Champions League semifinals. Fernando Torres was the hero for the Blues on that night, having come off the bench – what wouldn’t the Londoners have given for another individual to step up in their loss to the Blaugrana this term?
French football sensation Kylian Mbappe has revealed that he played one game for Chelsea as a youth and had a “great” time in England.
Chelsea coach Antonio Conte has reacted defiantly to his side’s humiliating 4-1 defeat to Watford yesterday, saying he is “not worried” about losing his job. This is despite the Italian appearing to now be living on borrowed time at Stamford Bridge.
Chelsea midfielder Eden Hazard has the potential to win the Ballon d’Or award and it is now up to him to go and get it, according to teammate Cesc Fabregas.
Nigel Winterburn has expressed his belief that embattled Chelsea boss Antonio Conte could be sacked before the end of the season.
Olivier Giroud is excited after making an £18-million move from Arsenal to Chelsea on transfer deadline day.
Chelsea suffered a major embarrassment at the hands of Bournemouth on Wednesday night. Antonio Conte’s men succumbed 3-0 to a brave and inspired Cherries side, marking the Italian’s worst defeat as Chelsea boss.