Mourinho has Chelsea primed for upcoming holiday slate

Dec 25, 2014

Mourinho has Chelsea primed for upcoming holiday slate

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho wants his players to show the world why they’re currently on top of the Premier League table when the Blues host West Ham United on Friday. Monday night’s 2-0 victory at Stoke City ensured Chelsea would be in first place ...

Terry, Fabregas score as Chelsea blanks Stoke

Dec 23, 2014

Terry, Fabregas score as Chelsea blanks Stoke

John Terry scored his first league goal of the season to help Chelsea beat Stoke City 2-0 Monday night and restore its three-point lead atop the Premier League. Terry put his side ahead in just the second minute with a powerful header from a ...

Newcastle deals Chelsea first loss

Dec 7, 2014

Newcastle deals Chelsea first loss

Chelsea lost for the first time in 22 matches this season and saw its lead in the English Premier League trimmed to three points by Manchester City in a twist to the title race on Saturday. City capitalized on Chelsea’s 2-1 defeat at Newcastle ...

Chelsea dismantles Schalke

Nov 26, 2014

Chelsea dismantles Schalke

Jose Mourinho’s Chelsea marched into the Champions League last 16 as Group G winners on Tuesday after an emphatic 5-0 win over Robert di Matteo’s Schalke. The Premier League leaders brushed the Royal Blues aside in Gelsenkirchen as captain John Terry put Chelsea ahead ...

Van Gaal slams 'stupid' Van Persie for booking

Oct 27, 2014

Van Gaal slams 'stupid' Van Persie for booking

Louis van Gaal labeled compatriot Robin van Persie “stupid” after his celebrations in scoring a dramatic late equalizer for Manchester United in its 1-1 draw at home to Premier League leader Chelsea saw the experienced Dutch striker booked. Van Gaal looked on course to ...

Chelsea beats Arsenal to consolidate first place

Oct 6, 2014

Chelsea beats Arsenal to consolidate first place

Arsene Wenger got in a push, but Jose Mourinho landed the bigger blow. Chelsea consolidated its lead in the Premier League by beating London rival Arsenal 2-0 on Sunday in a feisty encounter that may be best remembered for Wenger losing his normal cool ...

Matic leads Chelsea past Sporting

Oct 1, 2014

Matic leads Chelsea past Sporting

Nemanja Matic gave Chelsea its first Champions League win of the season with a first-half goal securing a 1-0 victory at Sporting Lisbon on Tuesday. A Cesc Fabregas free kick from the left in the 34th minute floated over the Sporting defense to the ...

Costa stars in wild Chelsea victory

Aug 31, 2014

Costa stars in wild Chelsea victory

Chelsea showed off its new-found attacking sparkle in a 6-3 win over Everton on a day Manchester City lost its cutting edge to slip to a surprise first defeat in its Premier League title defense. City’s 1-0 home loss to Stoke on Saturday was ...

Costa leads Chelsea as Drogba returns to Stamford Bridge

Aug 24, 2014

Costa leads Chelsea as Drogba returns to Stamford Bridge

Diego Costa kept up the prolific start to his Chelsea career on Saturday, setting the title favorite on its way to a 2-0 win over Leicester and a second straight victory to open the Premier League. The Spain striker scored on his Chelsea debut ...

Aug 2, 2014

Lampard to go out on loan to Man City

Frank Lampard, who spent 13 seasons with Premier League side Chelsea, could face his former club in September under a loan deal from his new Major League Soccer team to Manchester City. The New York Daily News reported Friday that Lampard, who signed a ...