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# chelsea-fc - Today’s News

'The politics got me down. I loved playing the game - it's all the other crap that goes with it'

Conor Clifford is back home with Dundalk after a difficult and exhaustive journey in the UK.

# chelsea-fc - Wednesday 18 January, 2017

Luke Shaw set for United exit, Chelsea target Lukaku (again) and all today's transfer gossip Departures Lounge This post contains videos

Luke Shaw set for United exit, Chelsea target Lukaku (again) and all today's transfer gossip

Plus, Scott Hogan’s move to West Ham is reportedly close, after the Hammers increased their bid for the Irish-qualified Brentford striker.

# chelsea-fc - Monday 16 January, 2017

Diego Costa trains alone amid China reports

The Spain forward’s Chelsea future was called into question after he was left out of the Premier League leaders’ win at Leicester.

We'll Leave it There So: Dundalk sign ex-Chelsea starlet, legendary wrestler dies and all today's sport

Plus, Sean Cronin will miss the Six Nations after Leinster confirmed he has suffered a ‘significant’ hamstring injury.

'I'm a pioneer!' - Oscar says China's money is good for football

The Brazil international says he headed to Asia to help the game grow.

# chelsea-fc - Sunday 15 January, 2017

Conte takes a bite of journalist's cake before starting Chelsea press conference Gizza Bite This post contains videos

# chelsea-fc - Saturday 14 January, 2017

Tottenham's squad depth issues, Chelsea's unsung hero and more Premier League talking points

Plus, Burnley maintain their incredible home record thanks to Joey Barton’s winner.

Costa told to apologise by Chelsea team-mates - reports

The Spain international will miss the Blues’s visit to Leicester City following a training ground bust-up.

Mourinho's United fan comments and more Premier League talking points

Plus, why John Stones needs to start maturing fast as he prepares to return to his former club.

Who will win the Premier League? Can Ireland qualify? Our writers' 2017 football predictions

Plus, who will get PFA Player and Young Player of the Year?

# chelsea-fc - Friday 13 January, 2017

Chelsea axe Diego Costa after £30 million China link - reports

The striker, who already has 14 goals to his name this season, is understood to have fallen out with his manager.

Drogba agrees $150,000-per-month contract with Corinthians - reports

The Ivorian is prepared to follow in Ronaldo’s footsteps and join the Brazilian outfit.

# chelsea-fc - Wednesday 11 January, 2017

United want €17m for Depay, Dundalk keen on ex-Chelsea starlet and all today's transfer gossip

Plus, Bournemouth are the latest club considering a loan move for out-of-favour Chelsea defender John Terry.

'Chinese Super League can rival Premier League'

Oscar feels the country’s football standard will only get better with further investment.

# chelsea-fc - Tuesday 10 January, 2017

'I was like a ghost' - Hazard reflects on Chelsea struggles in 2015-16

The Belgian forward admits he wants ‘to be the best again’ after enduring a tough time.

# chelsea-fc - Sunday 8 January, 2017

After a disappointing first season, Pedro is now a man in form at Chelsea

The Spaniard’s contribution in recent weeks and months can’t be overlooked.

John Terry sent off on return as Chelsea progress in FA Cup

Willian, Michy Batshuayi and a brace from Pedro ensured an easy win for the Londoners.

Former League of Ireland star Chris Forrester captains his side against Chelsea today

The 24-year-old midfielder has become an integral part of the Peterborough team.

# chelsea-fc - Wednesday 4 January, 2017

As it happened: Tottenham v Chelsea, Premier League

We followed all the action at White Hart Lane.

# chelsea-fc - Tuesday 3 January, 2017

From 'Roman’s eyes widened in disbelief' - Inside the World of a Super Agent EXTRACT

'Roman’s eyes widened in disbelief' - Inside the World of a Super Agent

Check out this extract from the recently released book ‘The Deal’.

Pep Guardiola's dark mood chimes with City form Problems This post contains videos

Pep Guardiola's dark mood chimes with City form

Chelsea go 10 points clear of the Etihad outfit if they beat Spurs on Wednesday.

# chelsea-fc - Saturday 31 December, 2016

13 and counting! Chelsea equal Arsenal's winning run with thrilling victory over Stoke

The Blues’ lead at the top of the Premier League is now nine points.

# chelsea-fc - Thursday 29 December, 2016

Liverpool rule out Oxlade-Chamberlain move, John Terry to Swansea and all today's transfer gossip

Plus, Arsenal will attempt to land Borussia Dortmund attacking midfielder Marco Reus if Alexis Sanchez rejects a new contract.

# chelsea-fc - Monday 26 December, 2016

Record-breaking Chelsea look like they'll take some stopping after 12th straight win

Pedro scored twice and Eden Hazard added another as the Premier League leaders saw off Bournemouth.

# chelsea-fc - Sunday 25 December, 2016

'Roman’s eyes widened in disbelief' - Inside the World of a Super Agent

Check out this extract from the recently released book ‘The Deal’.

Chelsea and Liverpool linked with move for Joe Hart

The England international is unsure if he has a future at Manchester City.

'Sparks flew in battles with Pepe and Sergio Ramos - I loved it!'

Diego Costa has a tendency to wind up opponents and had a fair amount of clashes with Real Madrid’s fiery centre-backs.

# chelsea-fc - Wednesday 21 December, 2016

Ireland's Chris Forrester can look forward to glamour FA Cup tie with Chelsea next month

The 24-year-old Dubliner impressed in last season’s tournament and will be hoping for more of the same at Stamford Bridge.

# chelsea-fc - Tuesday 20 December, 2016

'The pain is unbearable': Ex-Chelsea defender forced into retirement

Alex spent five years at Stamford Bridge.

# chelsea-fc - Saturday 17 December, 2016

11 and counting! Chelsea equal club record with victory at Crystal Palace

Diego Costa’s first-half goal the difference at Selhurst Park.

# chelsea-fc - Wednesday 14 December, 2016

Chelsea star set for €71 million China move - reports

Oscar is the latest high-profile footballer to be linked with a big-money move to Asia.

# chelsea-fc - Tuesday 13 December, 2016

Chelsea slapped with fine for Man City brawl - but avoid points deduction

The two clubs have got off lightly.

# chelsea-fc - Friday 9 December, 2016

Arsenal must keep hold of world class pair and the Premier League talking points

In the weekend’s other big games, Manchester City take on the champions but it’s Chelsea who are leading the way right now.

Although it's harder to stomach than a bushtucker trial, liking Chelsea might be okay

Tommy Martin is enjoying Antonio Conte’s refreshingly unshowy style of management .

# chelsea-fc - Sunday 4 December, 2016

The 2 best teams in the Premier League and more talking points

Plus, is Alexis Sanchez the best player in the Premier League right now?

# chelsea-fc - Saturday 3 December, 2016

Man City star Toure charged with drink driving

Despite the controversy, the Ivory Coast international played in the club’s 3-1 defeat earlier.

'I had some friends there' - David Luiz pays tribute to Chapecoense after Chelsea victory Reaction This post contains videos

'I had some friends there' - David Luiz pays tribute to Chapecoense after Chelsea victory

The defender was integral to his side’s defeat of Man City.

8 wins in a row! Conte trumps Guardiola as Chelsea earn big win at City

Diego Costa, Willian and Eden Hazard were all on target, as the Londoners maintained their recent superb form.

As it happened: Man City v Chelsea, Premier League

Guardiola’s side can go top with a win in this mouth-watering clash.

Conte and Guardiola face off for the first time and the Premier League talking points

Elsewhere, Alan Pardew looks set for the axe at Crystal Palace while Manchester United’s Henrikh Mkhitaryan stakes his claim for a starting place.

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