Chelsea interim manager Rafael Benitez has told captain John Terry that he is not guaranteed to start against Liverpool on Sunday despite him scoring twice in the 3-0 win at Fulham.Friday, 19 April, 2013, 5:18am
Di Canio's arrival on Wearside as successor to the sacked Martin O'Neill triggered a storm of negative headlines about the Italian's notorious political views.7 Apr 2013 - 4:18am
Rafael Benitez has called on Chelsea to assemble a winning run and prove to the doubters everything is going well at the club after his side swept past Stoke City 4-0.14 Jan 2013 - 3:57am
Rafael Benitez needs no reminder, but the statistics are mounting up to confirm the scale of the task confronting the interim manager as he attempts to revive Chelsea's season.
Successive scoreless draws mean Benitez joins Avram Grant as the only Blues managers to fail to win either of their first two Premier League games under Roman Abramovich.1 Dec 2012 - 2:47am
In the aftermath of Chelsea's quashed racism charge against referee Mark Clattenburg, there are noises being sounded out to prevent similar incidents from happening again.30 Nov 2012 - 2:20am
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 manager Roberto Di Matteo was fearing the worst after John Terry sustained a knee injury during the 1-1 draw with Liverpool at Stamford Bridge.13 Nov 2012 - 4:29am
Roberto Di Matteo has backed the decision of the Chelsea board to allow John Terry to retain the club captaincy despite being found guilty of using racially abusive language.22 Oct 2012 - 3:41am
Chelsea manager Roberto di Matteo confirmed disciplinary proceedings have been opened against Ashley Cole following the abusive comment he made about the Football Association on Twitter.8 Oct 2012 - 2:36am
The Chelsea and ex-England captain received a four-match ban from the Football Association for racially abusing Queens Park Rangers' Anton Ferdinand during a match last October. Terry, 31, who can lodge an appeal, was also fined £220,000 (HK$2.75 million). He announced his retirement from international football last Sunday.
Frank Gardner30 Sep 2012 - 4:09am
Television sports fans who switched from the Olympic Games to English Premier League soccer may ponder the contrast between the sportsmanship that typifies Olympians and the loutish antics of many footballers, and between the role models they offer young admirers. Olympic athletes take centre stage only for a short time, while the soccer league occupies it most of the year.30 Sep 2012 - 4:09am
The high-profile court hearing and the independent trial have come and gone and the verdicts given – but how do you find the accused, John Terry Chelsea’s controversial warrior and former England captain? Is he guilty or not guilty of racism and bringing the game into disrepute?29 Sep 2012 - 2:57am
Chelsea captain John Terry was given a four-match ban by the Football Association (FA) after being found guilty yesterday of racially abusing Queens Park Rangers' Anton Ferdinand.
An FA statement said an independent regulatory commission had issued a suspension for a period of four matches and a fine of £220,000 (HK$2.75 million) pending appeal.28 Sep 2012 - 4:56pm
Loss of defender blow to HK soccer squad26 Sep 2012 - 2:46am
Former England captain John Terry dramatically quit international football on Sunday, fewer than 24 hours before a Football Association hearing into allegations he racially abused Queens Park Rangers’ Anton Ferdinand.24 Sep 2012 - 9:19am