Chelsea reaches League Cup final

Jan 28, 2015

Chelsea reaches League Cup final

Branislav Ivanovic headed Chelsea into the League Cup final with a 1-0 victory over Liverpool on Tuesday, settling an enthralling semifinal in extra time. After a 1-1 draw in the first leg, Ivanovic rose to meet Willian’s free kick in the 94th minute at ...

Liverpool, Chelsea draw in first leg

Jan 21, 2015

Liverpool, Chelsea draw in first leg

Raheem Sterling found a way past formidable Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois with an exquisite solo goal to earn Liverpool a 1-1 draw in the first leg of their English League Cup semifinal on Tuesday. It needed something special to beat Courtois at Anfield and ...

Chelsea trounces Swansea

Jan 18, 2015

Chelsea trounces Swansea

Chelsea routed Swansea 5-0 for the leader’s biggest win of the Premier League season on Saturday, while Manchester United produced only its third away success of the campaign at Queens Park Rangers. Diego Costa and Oscar both scored twice before Andre Schuerrle completed Swansea’s ...

Chelsea draws against Southampton; City misses chance

Dec 29, 2014

Chelsea draws against Southampton; City misses chance

Chelsea retained its three-point lead at the midpoint of the Premier League season on Sunday despite being held to a draw by Southampton, thanks to Manchester City collapsing against struggling Burnley. After Eden Hazard recovered a 1-1 draw for Chelsea at fourth-place Southampton, defending ...

Costa, Terry lift Chelsea to victory

Dec 27, 2014

Costa, Terry lift Chelsea to victory

Chelsea and Manchester City kicked off the Premier League’s hectic festive schedule with commanding victories Friday to keep the title race finely poised, while Manchester United, Arsenal and Liverpool also won on a successful day for the country’s top teams. John Terry and Diego ...

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 ...