Chelsea, Arsenal settle for draws

Nov 30, 2015

Chelsea, Arsenal settle for draws

It’s a sign of how dismal Chelsea’s Premier League title defense has been that Jose Mourinho called a draw at Tottenham the best performance of the season. A draw for Arsenal on Sunday at Norwich, though, left Arsene Wenger experiencing the same old frustrations. ...

Nov 7, 2015

Ex-Chelsea manager Campbell dies at 78

Former Chelsea manager Bobby Campbell has died at the age of 78, the Premier League club announced on Saturday. Campbell managed the club from 1988 to 1991 and guided the team to promotion to the top flight in 1989, following its relegation the previous ...

Nov 3, 2015

Mourinho handed one-match stadium ban

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has been given a one-match stadium ban and a £40,000 fine ($61,700) by the Football Association after admitting to a charge of misconduct toward the referee during a loss to West Ham last month. Mourinho’s punishment will take effect immediately, ...

Chelsea, Arsenal exit League Cup

Oct 28, 2015

Chelsea, Arsenal exit League Cup

Chelsea’s miserable start to the season continued on Tuesday after it was knocked out in the fourth round of the English League Cup on penalties by 10-man Stoke. The defending Premier League and League Cup champion lost 5-4 in the shootout, with key playmaker ...

Oct 27, 2015

Mourinho charged with misconduct

The English Football Association has charged Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho with misconduct over his behavior toward match officials during Saturday’s loss at West Ham. The F.A. says Mourinho has been charged over his “language and/or behavior” in or around the dressing room area at ...

Mourinho in hot water again as Chelsea loses at West Ham

Oct 25, 2015

Mourinho in hot water again as Chelsea loses at West Ham

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho faces more trouble from the English Football Association after being sent to the stands as the champions’ poor Premier League form worsened on Saturday with a 2-1 loss at West Ham. On a day when London rival Arsenal went provisionally ...

Oct 6, 2015

F.A. charges Mourinho with misconduct

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho was charged by England’s Football Association on Monday for accusing Premier League referees of being biased against his team, hours after he was given public backing by the club following its disappointing start to the season. Speaking after Saturday’s 3-1 ...

Mourinho counts cost as Chelsea loses again

Oct 4, 2015

Mourinho counts cost as Chelsea loses again

Defending champion Chelsea fell to its fourth loss of the Premier League season on Saturday, leaving Jose Mourinho talking about the possibility of being fired. In what appeared to be a pre-emptive move after Saturday’s 3-1 home loss to Southampton, Mourinho reminded owner Roman ...