N’Golo Kante and Olivier Giroud return to Stamford Bridge as World Cup winners, with both Chelsea players having performed vital roles for Didier Deschamps’ France in Russia.
Courtois Believes World Cup Performance Merits Improved Contract
Thibaut Courtois believes Chelsea need to improve their current contract offer if he is to stay at Stamford Bridge following his fine displays for Belgium at the World Cup.
Does Thibaut Courtois Deserve the World Cup 2018 Golden Glove?
Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois is amongst the leading contenders to win the Golden Glove award at the World Cup 2018 – but can he beat out the likes of Jordan Pickford to the prestigious title?
Courtois ‘Should Be Made to Eat Words’ Over Criticism of England’s Pickford
Chris Kirkland has criticised Chelsea shot-stopper Thibaut Courtois over comments he made about England goalkeeper Jordan Pickford.
Willian Warns Hazard Ahead of Brazil-Belgium Battle
Willian will be going all out against Eden Hazard and Belgium when they meet in the quarterfinals of this year’s World Cup.
Chelsea Star Shocked After Spain’s World Cup Exit
Chelsea star Cesc Fabregas has been left shocked after Spain were shockingly knocked out of the 2018 World Cup by host nation Russia on Sunday.
Gary Cahill Admits ‘Disjointed’ England Performance
Chelsea captain Gary Cahill believes that England’s 1-0 defeat against Belgium during the final Group G game on Thursday will remind them of the challenges that lie ahead in the World Cup.
Fabregas Critical of Ronaldo’s World Cup Performance
Despite Portugal’s exit at the hands of Uruguay, inspirational captain Cristiano Ronaldo has arguably been the best player of the World Cup so far.
Little-Known Blues World Cup Representative Discusses Chelsea Future
As expected, the Premier League is very well represented at the 2018 World Cup and Chelsea is just one of the teams with several players out in Russia. One of those players, Kenneth Omeruo, played each of Nigeria’s group matches and excelled in the defensive line despite the Super Eagles’ devastating exit from the tournament.
Chelsea Legends Mock De Bruyne’s Stamford Bridge Replacement
Belgium look to be one of the emergent favourites at this summer’s World Cup as they are the only nation to have convincingly won both of their opening games.
Hazard Accuses Lukaku of ‘Hiding Away’ in World Cup Fixture
Belgium captain and Chelsea star Eden Hazard has revealed that he showed tough love in an attempt to motivate Romelu Lukaku during their country’s 3-0 victory over Panama on Monday.
Hazard Critical of England ‘Golden Generation’, Believes Belgium Will Shine at the World Cup
Chelsea star and Belgium captain Eden Hazard is confident that his country can achieve success at the upcoming 2018 World Cup in Russia.
Fabregas Proposes that World Cup Absent XI Should Play Argentina
Argentina’s friendly international with Israel has been cancelled following international pressure due to the ongoing tensions in the region, with a number of alternatives being proposed – including an interesting proposition from Chelsea star Cesc Fabregas.
Eden Hazard Shows Class in Message to Mohamed Salah
Not only is Chelsea playmaker Eden Hazard regarded as one of the best footballers in the world, he also showed his class by sending a message of support to his friend Mohamed Salah ahead of the World Cup.
Gary Cahill to Help Harry Kane with England Captaincy
Tottenham star Harry Kane is to captain England during the 2018 World Cup in Russia, but he won’t be the only leader the Three Lions have on the pitch.
A Roundup of Chelsea’s World Cup 2018 Players
Chelsea may have had a disappointing season (tempered slightly by the recent FA Cup final win), but they still have a host of players representing their respective countries during this summer’s World Cup.
Former England Manager Backs Chelsea Youngster to Star for Three Lions
Former England and current Crystal Palace manager Roy Hodgson has backed youngster Ruben Loftus-Cheek to become a “top player” at international level.
Michy Batshuayi’s World Cup Place in Jeopardy with Season-Ending Injury
Michy Batshuayi has enjoyed some good vital game time during his time on loan at Dortmund, scoring seven Bundesliga goals in the process. However, his domestic season has been cut short with a suspected broken ankle that he suffered in the Ruhr derby against Schalke, where his loan side lost 2-0.