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# chelsea-fc - Thursday 27 August, 2015

Will £40 million finally persuade a determined Everton to sell John Stones?

The Toffees are sticking to their guns and have now refused three separate offers from Jose Mourinho’s side.

The main talking points from today’s Champions League group-stage draw

Man United will be happy, Man City won’t while Jose will get a nice reunion with a certain ex-Real Madrid goalkeeper.

# chelsea-fc - Tuesday 25 August, 2015

Chelsea ship Cuadrado off to Juventus after just 15 appearances

The Colombian winger is heading back to Italy to link up with the Serie A champions on a season-long loan.

Everton’s John Stones hands in transfer request amid talk of £40million bid

The youngster has impressed since making his Premier League debut for the Toffees in September 2013.

# chelsea-fc - Monday 24 August, 2015

5 of the oddest Jose Mourinho stories being reported today

He allegedly stuck out his tongue at John Terry and more quirky claims.

Pedro reveals he joined Chelsea because ‘they resolved the situation the quickest’

It seemed the attacker was set to join Manchester United last week.

‘He wasn’t quite Maradona but he was close’

The midweek arrival from Barcelona scored one and assisted another on his first outing for the Premier League champions.

‘Outstanding’ Coleman and more Premier League talking points

Meanwhile, Pedro enjoyed an impressive debut for Chelsea.

# chelsea-fc - Sunday 23 August, 2015

Pedro inspires 10-man Chelsea to edge past West Brom

It was The Blues’ first win at the Hawthorns in five attempts and saw the defending champions belatedly find their gear.

John Terry’s difficult week went from bad to worse today Woe

John Terry’s difficult week went from bad to worse today

The centre-back’s lack of pace was exposed, before he brought down opponent Salomon Rondon.

Brazilian teenager keen to make impact at Chelsea

The 19-year-old had already taken part in the English champions’ pre-season tour to North America

# chelsea-fc - Saturday 22 August, 2015

Mourinho trolls Man City by saying transfer target de Bruyne was ‘crying every day’ at Chelsea

The Belgian was ‘an upset kid’ while at Stamford Bridge according to his former boss.

Newcastle just the tonic for struggling Rooney plus more Premier League talking points

Spurs could do with some of Leicester’s energy while Pedro isn’t walking into a harmonious atmosphere at Chelsea.

# chelsea-fc - Thursday 20 August, 2015

Pedro reveals Mourinho and Fabregas inspired Chelsea switch

Spanish international Pedro has signed for the Blues from Barcelona.

We’ll Leave It There So: New Leinster captain, tributes for Johnny Lyons and today’s sport

We’ve also got Youth Hostelling with Chris Eubank and two big Premier League signings from La Liga too.

With such inconsistent transfer deals recently, is Chelsea the right move for Pedro?

The club’s recruitment strategy has been a mixed bag while off-field issues hint at trouble.

# chelsea-fc - Wednesday 19 August, 2015

Chelsea set to hijack Man United’s Pedro bid – reports

The latest reports suggest the player is in London ahead of a medical.

# chelsea-fc - Monday 17 August, 2015

After their terrible start to the season, here are 5 issues Chelsea must address

The reigning Premier League champions have picked up just one point from their opening two matches.

Man City to get one over on their city rivals by clinching Otamendi deal

The highly-rated Valencia defender had been a summer target of Man United.

# chelsea-fc - Sunday 16 August, 2015

Chelsea splash €20 million on defender after Manchester City drubbing

The deal was confirmed shortly after the full-time whistle today.

The beginning of the end? Mourinho says Terry’s half-time withdrawal was purely tactical

It was the first time Mourinho subbed his captain in a Premier League game.

Mourinho’s week goes from bad to worse as Chelsea torn apart by rampant Man City

Manuel Pellegrini’s side send out a serious statement of intent.

Fifth time lucky for Aguero as Man City draw first blood Latest This post contains videos

Fifth time lucky for Aguero as Man City draw first blood

The Argentine striker had been thwarted by Chelsea goalkeeper Asmir Begovic on numerous occasions, but opened the scoring after 31 minutes.

As it happened: Manchester City v Chelsea, Premier League

Would Mourinho’s week go from bad to worse?

# chelsea-fc - Saturday 15 August, 2015

5 talking points ahead of the weekend’s Premier League action

In praise of Palace and will Chelsea be distracted ahead of City clash?

‘You’d almost hope that Eden Hazard would have diarrhoea’

Joking aside, the Belgian defender has nothing but praise for his compatriot ahead of this weekend’s game.

# chelsea-fc - Thursday 13 August, 2015

Are Chelsea players the real reason behind Eva Carneiro’s expected demotion at Chelsea?

Reports suggest some are uncomfortable with the club doctor being in the team dressing room.

# chelsea-fc - Tuesday 11 August, 2015

Chelsea’s team doctor to be dropped from bench days after criticism from Jose Mourinho

Eva Carneiro was accused of not understanding the game by the Chelsea manager.

# chelsea-fc - Sunday 9 August, 2015

Is Jose Mourinho starting the new season with a resolution?

The Chelsea boss was not happy after seeing his side draw with Swansea.

# chelsea-fc - Saturday 8 August, 2015

5 thoughts after the first day of the new Premier League season

Manchester United and Chelsea both have own goalkeeping issues, while newly-promoted Watford and Bournemouth gave good accounts of themselves.

Headache for Mourinho as Chelsea drop early points after Courtois shown red card Early Bath This post contains videos

Headache for Mourinho as Chelsea drop early points after Courtois shown red card

Asmir Begovic came on for the champions after their number one was sent off in the 2-2 draw with Swansea.

Will Benteke suit Liverpool and 5 other Premier League talking points

Is there life left in Bastian Schweinsteiger? Can Arsenal win the league?

# chelsea-fc - Friday 7 August, 2015

Chelsea have just completed their best piece of business of the summer

We’re going to be seeing a lot more of Jose Mourinho in the Premier League.

We’ll Leave It There So: Boxing back on RTÉ, Man United in Brugge and today’s sport

Ireland also won the Aga Khan Trophy, while there was another Irishman added to UFC Dublin.

Who will prevail in this year’s Premier League? Here’s what the experts think

The Setanta Sports lads give their thoughts ahead of the new season’s kick-off this weekend.

# chelsea-fc - Thursday 6 August, 2015

Poll: Who do you think will be crowned Premier League champions this season? Have Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Who do you think will be crowned Premier League champions this season?

We’re counting down to the start but who’ll be celebrating next May?

# chelsea-fc - Tuesday 4 August, 2015

‘I stayed up till 3am to watch a meaningless friendly and still somehow enjoyed it’

Is the Premier League now more ubiquitous than ever?

The Ox hits back at Roy Keane’s selfie jibes

The United legend was highly critical of what he perceives as a culture of self-obsession.

# chelsea-fc - Sunday 2 August, 2015

Mourinho: I didn’t avoid Wenger handshake, he snubbed me War Of Words This post contains videos

Mourinho: I didn’t avoid Wenger handshake, he snubbed me

The Chelsea boss shook the hands of every Arsenal player but turned his back on the Gunners boss.

Mourinho’s hoodoo over Wenger ended as Gunners take the Community Shield

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain’s first half strike was enough to hand the Frenchman a first win over his rival in 14 attempts.

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