Chelsea adds to Tottenham's misery at Wembley

Aug 21, 2017

Chelsea adds to Tottenham's misery at Wembley

Tottenham banners lined the walkways leading to Wembley. The stadium was rebranded inside in the club's colors. Even drumming was amplified over the speaker system to whip up the atmosphere against Chelsea. The cosmetic changes couldn't turn around Tottenham's wretched Wembley record as the team ...

Burnley upsets defending champion Chelsea

Aug 13, 2017

Burnley upsets defending champion Chelsea

On and off the field, nothing is going right for Chelsea early in its English Premier League title defense. Injuries to key players, frustration in the transfer market, and now a surprise 3-2 home loss on the opening weekend of the season to Burnley, a ...

Arsenal wins Community Shield

Aug 7, 2017

Arsenal wins Community Shield

Arsenal will start the Premier League season on a high note after mastering the experimental ABBA penalty shootout pattern to beat Chelsea to the Community Shield on Sunday. Wembley Stadium provided the biggest stage yet for global trials by testing the format that mixes up ...

Chelsea works out deal to acquire Real Madrid's Morata

Jul 20, 2017

Chelsea works out deal to acquire Real Madrid's Morata

Chelsea has reached an agreement to buy Spain international striker Alvaro Morata from Real Madrid for a reported €80 million ($92.2 million), the two clubs announced on Wednesday. "Chelsea Football Club and Real Madrid have agreed terms for the transfer of Alvaro Morata to Stamford ...

Ex-Chelsea captain Terry inks one-year deal with Aston Villa

Jul 4, 2017

Ex-Chelsea captain Terry inks one-year deal with Aston Villa

Rather than retire or play against Chelsea, John Terry decided to join a team that was unlikely to face the Premier League champions. The former Chelsea captain signed a one-year deal with second-division club Aston Villa on Monday, three days after ending a 22-year association ...

Cup glory gives Wenger respite

May 28, 2017

Cup glory gives Wenger respite

Removing the record seventh F.A. Cup winner's medal from his pocket, Arsene Wenger was gratified and yet apprehensive. "For once I have kept my medal," said the Arsenal manager, who usually gives them away to staff members. "So that means it's a special night for ...

Chelsea path to title eased as Tottenham falls to West Ham

May 6, 2017

Chelsea path to title eased as Tottenham falls to West Ham

Chelsea's path to the Premier League title was made much easier on Friday by a disjointed Tottenham losing 1-0 at West Ham and seeing a nine-match winning run end. The trophy can now be secured by Chelsea over the next week before Tottenham plays again ...