Tag: Chelsea FC

Chelsea Suffered A Shock 1-2 Defeat To Crystal Palace At Stamford Bridge

Reigning English champions Chelsea suffered a shock 1-2 defeat to Crystal Palace at Stamford Bridge on Saturday. Bakary Sako put Palace in front in the 61st minute, finishing off Yannick Bolasie low cross after initial block by Cesar Azpilicueta, Goal reports. Chelsea looked to have snatched a point when second[Read More…]

Chelsea Manager, Mourinho Blocks Mikel Moves To Leave Stamford Bridge

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has refused to sanction the sale of midfielder John Mikel Obi, delivering a blow to United Arab Emirates suitors Al Ain and Al Wahda. The Nigeria international, who started only six league games last season, wants to leave Stamford Bridge after failing to hold down a[Read More…]

Ivorian Int’l, Didier Drogba Ends Football Career With Chelsea FC, Carried Off Pitch By Team-Mates

by Zenith Oduah Didier Drogba, Ivorian professional footballer today ends his football career with English club Chelsea as a striker. Drogba has been an all-time top scorer and former captain of the Ivory Coast national team. Didier Drogba has announced he will be playing his last match for his current football[Read More…]

Chelsea Unveil Cuadrado

English Premiership league leaders, Chelsea have signed Colombian winger Juan Cuadrado from Fiorentina for a fee of £26.8million. The Stamford Bridge club made the 26-year-old their primary target for the January transfer window. Cuadrado flew into London on Saturday and has now completed his move, penning a four-and-a-half-year deal. The[Read More…]

‘I Want To Grow At Chelsea’, Hazard Tells PSG

Chelsea’s star attacker, Eden Hazard may have broken the hearts of PSG fans as he has revealed his future lies in Chelsea despite constant interest from PSG of recent. Speaking to Canal+, the Belgian said he wants to develop at Chelsea and if he would ever return to France, he[Read More…]

Mourinho: Fabregas Is Vital Because Of His Versatility

League leaders, Chelsea face premier league champions, Manchester City later today (Sunday). The Blues manager, Jose Mourinho while speaking ahead of  the match had words of praise for his in-form midfield maestro, Cesc Fabregas. The charismatic Portuguese spoke highly of his summer signing who he believes is thriving at Chelsea as[Read More…]

Chelsea’s Atsu Joins Everton On Loan

Chelsea Football Club has loaned out Ghanaian winger, Christian Atsu to Everton on a season-long loan deal. Chelsea signed the 22 year old from Porto in September last year but was then loaned out to Dutch side, Vitesse Arnhem for the 2013/2014 season. Atsu is already an international as he[Read More…]

Mourinho Insists Chelsea Won’t Miss Luiz

If you think Chelsea FC will miss the services of Brazilian defender, David Luiz when the English Premier League resumes in a fortnight you may want to have a rethink. The blues manager, Jose Mourinho insists his side will not from a footballing point of view miss the attack minded[Read More…]

We Are So Happy With The Squad We Have – Jose Mourinho

Jose Mourinho is ‘so happy’ with the squad at his disposal, with Chelsea having acted quickly to get bodies on board. Changes were inevitable at Stamford Bridge this summer, with Mourinho’s first season back at the helm having failed to deliver major silverware. That issue has been addressed, with a[Read More…]

Ivorian Didier Drogba Returns To Chelsea

The legendary Blues striker left Stamford Bridge two years ago after celebrating Champions League glory, but has been lured back by Jose Mourinho Goal.com revealed that Chelsea have completed the signing of Didier Drogba on one-year contract. The 36-year-old returns to Stamford Bridge having left in 2012 after winning the Champions League.[Read More…]