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London Evening Standard - Tue Aug 15 9:07 PM
Arsenal look set to move on from Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, with Chelsea ready to hand them £35million for a player without a guaranteed role in their strongest lineup and less than a year left on his contract.
London Evening Standard - Tue Aug 15 7:13 PM
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has been handed a major boost after Eden Hazard and Tiemoue Bakayoko returned to full training on Tuesday.
London Evening Standard - Tue Aug 15 5:15 PM
One game down and so far, it is Maurico Pochettino's cool-hand ability to keep his nerve which has delivered the most promising opening to the Premier League campaign among London's big clubs.
London Evening Standard - Tue Aug 15 5:12 PM
Asmir Begovic has revealed he felt he was "too good not to play" regularly at Chelsea as the goalkeeper admitted he has missed the "buzz" of Premier League football.
London Evening Standard - Tue Aug 15 4:05 PM
Chelsea's Premier League title defence started in disastrous fashion as the champions lost their 2017-18 season opener 3-2 at home to Burnley.
London Evening Standard - Tue Aug 15 3:53 PM
Manchester United got their second season under Jose Mourinho off to a flying start on Sunday with a near-perfect 4-0 win over West Ham.
London Evening Standard - Tue Aug 15 11:43 AM
And Conte wants the Brazilian to hand in transfer request at Juventus
London Evening Standard - Tue Aug 15 10:40 AM
Henrikh Mkhitaryan has joined the chorus of Manchester United names expressing their surprise at Chelsea's decision to sell Nemanja Matic to their Premier League rivals.
London Evening Standard - Tue Aug 15 10:17 AM
Wembley has seen plenty of days of destiny. The national stadium will experience a first on Sunday: a Premier League showdown. And the stakes could not be higher, especially for Antonio Conte.
London Evening Standard - Tue Aug 15 10:10 AM
Jamie Carragher believes the Chelsea players must get their "heads back on" and stop the "tidal wave of negativity" if they want to avoid a repeat of the 2015-16 campaign in which Jose Mourinho was sacked.
London Evening Standard - Tue Aug 15 7:33 AM
Antonio Rudiger has called on his Chelsea teammates to look to the positives of their shock 3-2 loss to Burnley as inspiration ahead of the London derby against Tottenham this weekend.
London Evening Standard - Mon Aug 14 7:09 PM
Andreas Christensen says Chelsea must "fight" and be "clever" if the champions want to beat rivals Tottenham at Wembley this weekend.
London Evening Standard - Mon Aug 14 6:37 PM
Chelsea expect Diego Costa to return to London and make himself available for selection if the striker is to seal a transfer return to Atletico Madrid.
London Evening Standard - Mon Aug 14 5:31 PM
Antonio Conte may have steered Chelsea to the top-flight title with a record number of wins in May, but the Blues boss has surprisingly found himself the frontrunner to be the next Premier League manager to leave his post.
London Evening Standard - Mon Aug 14 5:00 PM
Chelsea's shock 3-2 loss at home to Burnley on Saturday has not only put the champions on an early back foot in the title race but has given Antonio Conte a real selection dilemma.
London Evening Standard - Mon Aug 14 1:08 PM
Just when Chelsea's summer looked like it could not get any worse, Diego Costa decides to use the club and coach Antonio Conte for some target practice.
London Evening Standard - Mon Aug 14 11:35 AM
The driver who makes the quickest start does not always cross the line first but he can control the early pace of a Grand Prix. With three of their next four League fixtures at home, Tottenham have the chance to do precisely that.
London Evening Standard - Mon Aug 14 11:29 AM
Chelsea have confirmed that striker Diego Costa has been AWOL for the past four weeks.
London Evening Standard - Mon Aug 14 10:51 AM
Chelsea are growing increasingly confident they will agree a £35million deal to sign Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain from Arsenal.
London Evening Standard - Mon Aug 14 9:35 AM
Jose Mourinho did not think Chelsea would choose to strengthen Manchester United's squad by selling them Nemanja Matic.
London Evening Standard - Mon Aug 14 8:30 AM
Diego Costa has criticised Chelsea's treatment of him this summer and said he is "not a criminal" as he holds out for a move to Atletico Madrid.
London Evening Standard - Sun Aug 13 11:14 PM
Antonio Conte insists the Chelsea players haven't been negatively affected by the club's problems over the summer
London Evening Standard - Sun Aug 13 10:38 PM
Cesar Azpilicueta believes it is vital Chelsea sign more players before the end of the transfer window.
London Evening Standard - Sun Aug 13 6:20 PM
Chelsea's Premier League title defence got off to the worst possible start on Saturday, but Manchester United left Blues fans reeling 24 hours later.
London Evening Standard - Sun Aug 13 5:25 PM
Baba Rahman could be on his way back to the Bundesliga with Schalke talking to Chelsea about another potential loan deal.
London Evening Standard - Sun Aug 13 3:07 PM
Romelu Lukaku and Javier Hernandez will make full Premier League debuts for Manchester United and West Ham respectively at Old Trafford today.
London Evening Standard - Sun Aug 13 9:29 AM
Antonio Conte insists his team selection against Burnley was not a message to the Chelsea board about the club's apparent need to buy more players.
London Evening Standard - Sat Aug 12 7:07 PM
Antonio Conte insists he will find the answer to Chelsea's mounting injury and suspension list as the Blues prepare to play London rivals Tottenham next week.
London Evening Standard - Sat Aug 12 6:54 PM
Antonio Conte has admitted he may be forced to come up with a new formation based on 10 players after Chelsea had two men sent off in their 3-2 defeat to Burnley on Sunday.
London Evening Standard - Sat Aug 12 5:56 PM
Chelsea side endured a miserable start to the defence of their Premier League title on Saturday, losing 3-2 at home to Burnley, with their new captain Gary Cahill and Cesc Fabregas sent off.
London Evening Standard - Sat Aug 12 5:24 PM
Huddersfield Town sit top of the Premier League after Chelsea made a dismal start to their title defence as they fell to a 3-2 defeat by Burnley.
London Evening Standard - Sat Aug 12 5:09 PM
Chelsea saw their Premier League title defence begin on the worst possible note after the champions lost 3-2 to Burnley and had captain Gary Cahill and midfielder Cesc Fabregas sent off at Stamford Bridge.
London Evening Standard - Sat Aug 12 3:30 PM
Chelsea captain Gary Cahill is set to miss the club's derby clash against Tottenham after being shown a straight red card against Burnley on Saturday.
London Evening Standard - Sat Aug 12 2:07 PM
Antonio Conte has opted to start Chelsea's academy graduate Jeremie Boga in place of the injured Pedro for the club's Premier League opener against Burnley.
London Evening Standard - Sat Aug 12 1:50 PM
The champions kick off their title defence at Stamford Bridge
London Evening Standard - Fri Aug 11 10:31 PM
Antonio Conte has told his Chelsea players he still expects a strong start to the Premier League season despite having a small squad.
London Evening Standard - Fri Aug 11 10:30 PM
Diego Costa's dispute with Chelsea is no closer to being resolved after it emerged that his case is now the subject of legal action.
London Evening Standard - Fri Aug 11 10:30 PM
Antonio Conte has admitted he agrees with all the pundits that have not backed Chelsea to win the Premier League title this season.
London Evening Standard - Fri Aug 11 7:25 PM
Eden Hazard's absence through injury may make life difficult for Chelsea in the early weeks of the season.
London Evening Standard - Fri Aug 11 5:09 PM
Chelsea midfielder Lewis Baker has signed a new five-year deal at the club and will spend the 2017-18 campaign on loan at Middlesbrough.
London Evening Standard - Fri Aug 11 3:42 PM
If Chelsea or Manchester United offer £50million for Danny Rose, it would be logical to let him go.
London Evening Standard - Fri Aug 11 2:58 PM
Standard Sport's football experts pick their Premier League champions, the teams who will make up the top four plus the three clubs likeliest to face the drop.
London Evening Standard - Fri Aug 11 2:39 PM
Antonio Conte says he doesn't want sympathy from his Arsenal counterpart Arsene Wenger over the size of Chelsea's squad.
London Evening Standard - Fri Aug 11 2:05 PM
Pedro will miss Chelsea's Premier League opener against Burnley on Saturday after suffering an ankle injury in the Community Shield loss to Arsenal.
London Evening Standard - Fri Aug 11 1:03 PM
Chelsea are prepared to double Danny Rose's wages in the unlikely event Tottenham agree to sell him to them this month.
London Evening Standard - Fri Aug 11 11:59 AM
Antonio Conte is set to preview Chelsea's Premier League opening match against Burnley on Friday as the Blues boss looks ahead to the new season.
London Evening Standard - Fri Aug 11 11:27 AM
Danny Rose's relationship with Tottenham deteriorated further today after it emerged he is contesting a maximum fine for questioning the club's ambition and wage structure.
London Evening Standard - Fri Aug 11 10:59 AM
Chelsea's clash against Manchester United and the north London derby at the Emirates Stadium are among the matches Sky have added to their Premier League coverage in the months of October and November.
London Evening Standard - Fri Aug 11 10:46 AM
Antonio Conte begins his second season at Chelsea with the pressure cranked up even higher.
London Evening Standard - Fri Aug 11 9:49 AM
Alvaro Morata fears critics are already trying to "kill" him over his club-record move to Chelsea, but insists he can cope with the pressure of becoming their new main striker.
London Evening Standard - Fri Aug 11 7:07 AM
Antonio Conte begins his second season in England as he attempts to steer Chelsea to a successful title defence with a squad that has been trimmed down significantly in pre-season.
London Evening Standard - Thu Aug 10 10:33 PM
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has aimed a sly dig at Antonio Conte by insisting the Chelsea boss should deal with his small squad by recalling loan players.
London Evening Standard - Thu Aug 10 7:49 PM
Chelsea open up the defence of their Premier League title when the Blues host Burnley at Stamford Bridge on Saturday.
London Evening Standard - Thu Aug 10 5:36 PM
Alan Shearer fears there is something brewing at Chelsea "which isn't nice" as they attempt to retain their Premier League title.
London Evening Standard - Thu Aug 10 4:32 PM
Everton are yet to receive a transfer offer for Tottenham and Chelsea target Ross Barkley, their manager Ronald Koeman has confirmed.
London Evening Standard - Thu Aug 10 1:45 PM
Antonio Conte will have no doubt been studying Chelsea's 2017-18 fixture list in minute detail as the Premier League champions' title defence starts soon.
London Evening Standard - Thu Aug 10 8:52 AM
If things really have gone wrong at Chelsea, we will find out soon enough.
London Evening Standard - Thu Aug 10 7:45 AM
Danny Rose has warned Tottenham he will ensure he is "paid what I am worth" amid interest from Manchester United.
London Evening Standard - Thu Aug 10 7:26 AM
Nemanja Matic knows a thing or two about winning the Premier League and has already seen enough to be confident of a Manchester United title challenge this season.
London Evening Standard - Wed Aug 9 10:15 PM
Willian has revealed that Chelsea would not let Jose Mourinho tempt him away from Stamford Bridge to Manchester United.
London Evening Standard - Wed Aug 9 2:49 PM
Thierry Henry believes any striker would find it hard to fill Diego Costa's shoes at Chelsea, but believes Alvaro Morata has what it takes to be a hit at Stamford Bridge.
London Evening Standard - Wed Aug 9 12:47 PM
Antonio Conte says Nemanja Matic's move to Manchester United means new Chelsea signing Tiemoue Bakayoko will have to be accelerated into the first-team picture.
London Evening Standard - Wed Aug 9 11:29 AM
Chelsea have reportedly stepped up their bid to sign Arsenal's Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and are preparing a £25million bid.
London Evening Standard - Wed Aug 9 11:29 AM
Gary Cahill admits Diego Costa will be missed by Chelsea not just because of his goalscoring return but also because of the character he brings to the Stamford Bridge dressing room.
London Evening Standard - Wed Aug 9 11:24 AM
Danny Rose is happy to be linked with Manchester United, though Tottenham intend to reject any offers for him in this transfer window.
London Evening Standard - Wed Aug 9 10:28 AM
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger expects Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain to mature into a "very great player".
London Evening Standard - Wed Aug 9 10:04 AM
Antonio Conte has admitted losing Nemanja Matic was a "great loss" for Chelsea, but suggested the huge sum rivals Manchester United paid to sign the midfielder played a part in his transfer to Old Trafford.
London Evening Standard - Wed Aug 9 8:37 AM
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte says it will be "very hard" to fight for the league title if the Blues do not continue to strengthen.