Category Archive: Chelsea

Jan 23

Three things we learnt from Chelsea’s 2-0 victory over Hull City

Chelsea secured a routine victory against Hull City at Stamford Bridge on Sunday evening to move eight points clear at the summit of the Premier League table.   The Blues were in complete control throughout the majority of the contest with goals from Diego Costa and Gary Cahill ensuring that Antonio Conte’s side remain in …

Jan 23

Analysing Diego Costa’s match-winning comeback in Chelsea’s victory against Hull City

Chelsea secured their 18th victory of the season on Sunday as they beat Hull City, which saw the Blues move eight points clear at the top of the table. Antonio Conte has had a huge impact at Stamford Bridge, sparking a title challenge during his first season in English football. Although Hull City offered a …

Jan 23

Quinn: ‘Big’ strikers are back

In his latest column, Niall Quinn explores whether the age of ‘false nines’ is ending and if ‘big’ strikers are back fashion.

Jan 23

Premier League grades

Former Arsenal striker Kevin Campbell has graded every Premier League performance from the weekend’s action – so how did your side get on?

Jan 23

PL Daily pod: ‘Sanchez must stay’

Sol Campbell says Arsenal must keep hold of Alexis Sanchez, plus much more on the Premier League Daily podcast.

Jan 23

Pedro: Costa ‘perfect’ for Blues

Pedro believes Diego Costa is “perfect” for Chelsea, while Cesc Fabregas thinks the striker is key to the Blues’ Premier League title challenge.

Jan 23

NEW: Sky Sports Audio Editions

SkySports.com’s top written content is now available in spoken form on your device through Sky Sports Audio Editions.

Jan 23

Ref Watch: ‘Wenger to face action’

Will Arsene Wenger be punished? Were Chelsea lucky? After a weekend brimming with controversy, Dermot Gallagher gives his take on the refereeing decisions.

Jan 23

Chelsea: Real Madrid open talks; Llorente discusses speculation; Everton want defender

The Mirror claim that Real Madrid have opened talks with Chelsea over their number one target – Thibaut Courtois. The Belgian heads their list of options to replace current first choice Keylor Navas in goal for Zinedine Zidane, and the Spanish club hope to seal a deal after failing in an attempt to buy him in …

Jan 23

Kane, Sanchez or Carroll at No 1?

Tottenham’s Harry Kane has kept his place at the Power Rankings summit this week.

Jan 23

VOTE: PL Goals of the Week

Wayne Rooney’s record-breaking goal against Stoke? Chris Brunt’s sweetly-struck volley against Sunderland? Which was your favourite goal of the weekend in the Premier League?

Jan 23

Who scores the most late goals?

Arsenal grabbed a 98th-minute winner against Burnley – and no Premier League team has scored more late goals than the Gunners this season.

Jan 23

Premier League hotlist

Who were the best Premier League players from the weekend? We take a look at the man-of-the-match performances in our hotlist.

Jan 23

WATCH: Lucky Chelsea?

Two key decisions went Chelsea’s way as they stretched their lead at the top of the Premier League with a 2-0 win over Hull.

Jan 23

WATCH: Costa silences chatter

Watch Diego Costa score on his return to the Chelsea starting XI before producing a celebration to silence his critics.

Jan 23

WATCH: PL Saves of the Week

From Crystal Palace goalkeeper Wayne Hennessey to Everton shot-stopper Joel Robles, we present the top saves from the Premier League this weekend.

Jan 22

How Chelsea’s players rated in their 2-0 home win against Hull City

Chelsea managed to extend their lead to eight points this weekend and emerge as the big winners from this round of matches. They are looking increasingly likely to finish the season as champions and that would mark an incredible start to Antonio Conte’s era. Diego Costa returned to the team after the speculation about his …

Jan 22

Costa’s crucial comeback

We assess Diego Costa’s Chelsea comeback after he returned to the starting line-up with a goal and a man-of-the-match performance in their 2-0 win over Hull City at Stamford Bridge…

Jan 22

‘Chelsea are a level above’

Chelsea are a level above other Premier League teams because they do not look vulnerable, even when playing badly, says Graeme Souness.

Jan 22

Should Chelsea join Manchester United and Liverpool in pursuit of this Inter Milan winger?

Italian source Gazzetta dello Sporto believe that Chelsea could join two other Premier League clubs, Manchester United and Liverpool, in monitoring Inter Milan winger Ivan Perisic with the intention of making a move for the Croatian. Capable of playing on either flank, but preferring the left, where he can cut inside onto his stronger right foot, …

Jan 22

Costa speculation is over – Conte

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte said he is happy to see the rumours about Diego Costa come to an end after the striker’s goal against Hull.

Jan 22

‘He’s The Best In The League No Doubt’ Twitter Reacts As Chelsea Star Gives Them 3 More Points

Much has been made of Diego Costa in recent weeks, with the media fuelling speculation that the striker could be on his way out of the club amid a huge bid from China. The Spaniard was rumoured to have a fall out with Chelsea boss Antonio Conte, with the manager not happy with Costa’s supposed …
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Jan 22

Conte: End Costa exit talk

Antonio Conte says Diego Costa is very happy at Chelsea and his contract situation should put an end to any exit talk.

Jan 22

Chelsea ta bai wa Arsenal tazarar maki takwas

Chelsea ta ci gaba da jan ragamar teburin Premier, bayan da ta doke Hull City 2-0 a gasar cin kofin Premier wasan mako na 22 da suka fafata a Stamford Bridge.

Jan 22

Costa back in Chelsea team

Diego Costa returned to Chelsea’s starting XI for the Premier League leaders’ home game against Hull City on Sunday.

Jan 22

Chelsea: Striker’s £130million price-tag; interest in Inter forward; Conte discusses goalkeeper bid

The Sunday Times believe that Chelsea have slapped a price tag of £130 million on Diego Costa’s head, with the club confident that they will receive the world record transfer fee this month or in the summer. Unlike many reports, they suggest that the club are open to the notion of selling the 28-year-old this …

Jan 22

‘Costa should stay at Chelsea’

Diego Costa should chase glory with Chelsea rather than take a lucrative offer from the Chinese Super League, says Hristo Stoichkov.

Jan 22

Courtois gives Costa backing

Thibaut Courtois insists Chelsea’s players have never doubted Diego Costa’s commitment, despite the negative headlines of the past week.

Jan 21

Chelsea strong despite Costa talk

Antonio Conte has insisted the speculation over Diego Costa has not affected the unity and spirit of Premier League title-chasing Chelsea.

Jan 21

Clement vows to keep Llorente

Swansea manger Paul Clement is determined to hang on to Chelsea target Fernando Llorente after he scored two goals in Saturday’s 3-2 win at Liverpool.

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