Chelsea F.C.

Jose Mourinho rues dropped points against West Brom

Chelsea's Fernando Torres and West Bromwich Albion's Ben Foster tussle at the final whistle. Photo: Reuters

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho lamented his side’s failure to kill the game off as they were held to a 1-1 draw at West Bromwich Albion on Tuesday and missed the chance to go four points clear at the top of the Premier League.

Wednesday, 12 February, 2014, 10:08am

Jose Mourinho stokes up war of words with Manuel Pellegrini

Jose Mourinho is determined the press should examine Manchester City's adherence or otherwise to Uefa's Financial Fair Play rules. Photo: Reuters

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho stoked up his war of words with Manuel Pellegrini on Monday by questioning the Manchester City manager’s sums.

11 Feb 2014 - 10:44am

Mourinho masterclass as Chelsea end City's home dominance

Mourinho smiles before the match, and he was certainly smiling after. Photo: AFP

Chelsea delivered a potent mix of defensive resilience and effective counter-attacking in a 1-0 victory over Manchester City, neutralising the Premier League’s most rampant attack to provide a new twist in the title race.

4 Feb 2014 - 9:51pm

Lampard happy to add to Brazil's misery

England midfielder Frank Lampard

England midfielder Frank Lampard admits he would love to inflict more misery on Chelsea's Brazilian contingent as he prepares to clash with several of his club colleagues in Sunday's friendly in Rio.

31 May 2013 - 5:03am

Punters ready as Chelsea, Arsenal and Tottenham chase final two Champions League places

Photo: Reuters

The curtain comes down on the English Premier League season tomorrow night with almost all of the issues already decided. Manchester United, Chelsea, Swansea and Wigan have picked up major silverware, while Manchester City, Arsenal and Tottenham have not. Wigan, Reading and QPR are relegated, and most of the other teams are simply relieved still to be there.

18 May 2013 - 3:15am

Frank Lampard signs new Chelsea deal after Europa League triumph

Chelsea's players celebrate after defeating Benfica. Photo: Reuters

Only hours after helping Chelsea with another European title, Frank Lampard was given a one-year contract extension by the Premier League club.

17 May 2013 - 5:58am

Police drop Clattenburg ‘racism’ complaint

Referee Mark Clattenburg (left) was accused of calling Chelsea player John Obi Mikel a "racist" term in an October 28 match. Photo: AP

British police said on Tuesday they had no plans to continue enquiries into a complaint regarding alleged racist comments by referee Mark Clattenburg towards a Chelsea player because no victim had come forward.

29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am

Chelsea’s Frank Lampard linked to Chinese club

Frank Lampard leaves Chelsea's ground at Stamford Bridge in London with his daughters after the game against Liverpool on Sunday. Photo: Xinhua

Chelsea soccer star Frank Lampard is poised to follow former teammates Didier Drogba and Nicolas Anelka with a lucrative move to China, after Guizhou Renhe confirmed on Monday they were in talks with him.

The England international midfielder has been linked since March with a move to the Chinese Super League.

12 Nov 2012 - 4:01pm

Sleepless Chelsea youths have Munich on their minds

Chelsea Reserves manager Dermot Drummy was hoping Lucas Piazon and his teammates would be playing with a smile on their faces today at the HKFC Citibank International Soccer Sevens.

20 May 2012 - 12:00am

Stand-in boss Di Matteo faces his date with destiny

Legend or loser? If Chelsea manager Roberto Di Matteo isn't sure about the fine line between the two 'L' words of sport, former manager Avram Grant will be only too happy to remind him.

19 May 2012 - 12:00am

FA Cup final looks likely to be cagey, low-scoring affair

Chelsea v Liverpool in tonight's FA Cup final has both a sense of the conventional and the unfamiliar. They are two of the most decorated clubs in the competition's long history and come from the Premier League's dominant big six, yet strangely enough this is the first time they have met in the final.

5 May 2012 - 12:00am

Chelsea and ailing Gunners move into the EPL spotlight

The match-of-the-weekend focus switches from Manchester to London tonight as Chelsea host Arsenal in the latest clash between teams from the Premier League's big six, although it's not quite set up in the way most people would have expected at the start of the season.

29 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

Terry has faith in Torres and Luiz

John Terry hopes Chelsea's marquee January signings can show their best form when they appear in the Barclays Asia Trophy in Hong Kong next month.

12 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

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Alex Ferguson was only half right last week when he said Manchester United's showdowns with Chelsea would be crucial in deciding the outcome of the English Premier League title race. Arsenal, too, are likely to have a say in the argument at the top and they have the chance to put their case tomorrow night when they visit Stamford Bridge for the match of the weekend.

2 Oct 2010 - 12:00am

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English Premier League title rivals Chelsea and Manchester United, having taken advantage of easy opening matches against promoted sides, will have to show something more this weekend when they travel to grounds that hold unhappy recent memories for them.

21 Aug 2010 - 12:00am