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Chelsea produced a strong response from the recent league drubbing in the UEFA Super Cup against Liverpool on Wednesday night, but they were unable to get over the line with the trophy after a penalty shoot-out defeat to Jurgen Klopp’s side.
The Blues were by far the more dominant side as the game progressed to added extra-time but a 2-2 stalemate after 120 minutes of action meant that a penalty shoot-out was required to split the difference between the Premier League giants at the Vodafone Arena in Istanbul.
Despite this, the Europa …

Manchester United entertain Chelsea at Old Trafford in the first gameweek of the new Premier League season. Both sides did not deliver their best showing during the course of the previous campaign, but the Blues managed to put some shine on their season by making the top four ahead of the Red Devils as well as winning the Europa League title.
Since then, the Blues have changed their manager with Frank Lampard succeeding Maurizio Sarri at the helm and the league opener will revive a familiar rivalry with United boss Ole …

Premier League giants Chelsea have decided to keep hold of the services of Michy Batshuayi for the forthcoming campaign. The Belgium international has spent the past one-and-a-half seasons away from the Blues on loan, but he appears set to make a re-appearance in the club’s shirt under the guidance of Frank Lampard.
According to Goal.com, the Blues have decided against the option of selling the striker this summer, considering they are currently under a transfer ban until June 2020 after breaking rules relating to the signing of under-age players.
Batshuayi has grown …

Chelsea starlet Callum Hudson-Odoi has reportedly reached an agreement over a new long-term contract with the club. The England international has been in a contract standoff with the west London giants over the past year, but it appears that he has eventually decided to commit his future beyond the length of his current deal.
The 18-year-old made his breakthrough under the guidance of manager Maurizio Sarri last season and he made a positive impression with five goals and five assists contributed from 23 appearances in all competitions.
Despite this, there had been …

Chelsea have experienced a mixed run of results during pre-season, but there have been positives with a few young players getting the chance to impress under new manager Frank Lampard. Among those, we look into a couple of graduates, who could make the breakthrough during the 2019/2020 campaign.
Mason Mount:
The 20-year-old has spent the previous two seasons on loan with Vitesse and Derby County respectively and he had worked with Lampard at the latter of those clubs. In a short while, the youngster has shown his versatility of playing in the …

A section of the Chelsea supporters have reacted positively to the fitness update provided by Antonio Rudiger on Twitter. The Germany international suffered a knee injury during the 1-1 draw against Manchester United in April and the subsequent surgery meant that he would go on to miss the remaining five games of the season.
As such, it was first feared that he would miss the opening months of the 2019/2020 season, but the defender has hinted that he could make a swifter recovery after posting a picture of his workout in …

Chelsea and Arsenal go head-to-head in Azerbaijan, on Wednesday, May 29, aiming to finish off the season by claiming the Europa League trophy.
The game has added significance for both sides, with neither having secured any other silverware during the current campaign.
Chelsea are slight favourites with NetBet to beat Arsenal, although there is little to choose between the two sides in the betting.
Blues’ boss Maurizio Sarri has been handed a massive injury blow ahead of the game after Ruben Loftus-Cheek limped off during a 3-0 friendly win against New England Revolution …

In the summer, Chelsea, let go of Coach Antonio Conte and bought in his fellow Italian Maurizio Sarri, to replace him. Sarri’s demand of quick passing, movement and getting the ball into wide areas to supplement the strikers (‘Sarriball’), was quickly implemented by Chelsea’s players. Chelsea started the Premier League season by going 12 games unbeaten, before losing to Tottenham. Since then, Chelsea have lost to Wolverhampton, Leicester and drawn with Southampton. These results have meant after their great start, that they have fallen away from the top 3 of …

With Chelsea expected to be in the title running again in the Premier League – you can use this William hill promo code for new customers to bet on the title race – it’s likely that Chelsea won’t have space to give young players an extended run in the first team.
Bournemouth star Nathan Ake has advised Chelsea youngster Ruben Loftus-Cheek to consider leaving Stamford Bridge. Loftus-Cheek was one of the breakout stars of the Premier League last season as he starred while helping Crystal Palace to avoid relegation while on …

Newcastle United striker Yoshinori Muto has revealed that he turned down the opportunity to play for Premier League heavyweights Chelsea in the past.
The 26-year-old arrived at the Magpies from Mainz during the summer transfer window and is expected to be handed regular first-team opportunities by Rafa Benitez this season.
The Japan international is expected to make his full Premier League debut on Sunday when the Magpies face off against Chelsea.
Most players would not turn down the opportunity to play for a big club such as Chelsea.
However, it does happen that many …