# blues

This year
Quinn signs on for two more years at the heart of Birmingham City defence
Club captain to remain with Blues women
Irishman Andy Cousins set for senior recruitment and scouting role at Chelsea - reports
The Dubliner left his job as head of football operations at Stoke in March.
Last year
QPR denied return to top spot as loan duo fire Birmingham to victory
Auston Trusty and Emmanuel Longelo struck for the hosts with Ireland’s Scott Hogan also impressing.
Chelsea set to appoint RB Leipzig technical director following his sacking
Christopher Vivell will replace Petr Cech at the Premier League club.
'The potential here is enormous' - Waterford taken over by Fleetwood Town owner
English businessman Andy Pilley has given his vision for the Blues after agreeing a deal with Richard Forrest.
Brumbies battle back to join Blues and Chiefs in Super Rugby semis
The Canberra side prevented an all-New Zealand presence in the final four with their 35-25 victory over the Hurricanes.
Chelsea boss Tuchel: Rudiger and others leaving want to sign off in style
The German is understood to have agreed full terms with Real Madrid.
No guarantees Chelsea can complete season, says Cech
The technical and performance advisor and former goalkeeper says the club must ‘go day-by-day’.
Frank Lampard thinking of friends at Chelsea in ‘tough moment’ for former club
Leicester boss Brendan Rodgers, who coached previously in Chelsea’s academy, also offered his sympathy to the Blues players and staff.
'It was a massive move. He's got that offload game akin to Sonny Bill Williams'
Roger Tuivasa-Sheck’s transfer to union was discussed on The42 Rugby Weekly Extra.
All time
Booing happens – Thomas Tuchel won’t take flak from Chelsea fans personally
The Blues have slipped four points behind leaders Manchester City in the Premier League table.
Ex-Ireland boss Joe Schmidt to return to coaching with the Blues
The 56-year-old has been working with World Rugby since last year.
Lukaku and Werner ruled out until after international break, while Kovacic joins them on Chelsea injury list
The Croatian midfielder picked up a hamstring injury in training yesterday but is also expected to return on the other side of upcoming internationals.
Crusaders miss out as Blues and Highlanders advance to Super Rugby final
Scott Robertson’s side have been the dominant force in recent years but won’t be part of next weekend’s decider.
King Carlos, Caucau, Dougie, and the most exciting club team of the pro era
The Blues ripped up the Super 12 in 2003 with a thrilling group of players.
Late McKenzie magic sees Chiefs snatch win over Blues
Damian McKenzie ensured the Waikato Chiefs revival continued on Saturday.
'I’m pretty sure no one wants to play us' - Chelsea a team to be feared in Champions League, says Tuchel
‘They play with a special bond and performances and results like this give you a certain edge and glue to achieve special things.’
Hurricanes stun Blues with late try in Super Rugby Aotearoa thriller
Jordie Barrett upstages big brother Beauden with late conversion to win it for the Hurricanes.
Blues defeat the Highlanders in a thriller
Highlanders fight back from 12-point half-deficit but miss a key kick late on.
Gatland's Chiefs lose again as Kiwis enjoy another taste of big time rugby
The Blues win in Hamilton for the first time since 2011 and nail a record fifth straight road win with 12-point victory over Warren Gatland’s side.
Blues captain Tuipulotu the latest Kiwi to pen new deal until next World Cup
The 27-year-old lock helped his side to a win over the Hurricanes yesterday.
Beauden Barrett to make Blues debut at 15 as Savea returns for Hurricanes
The two-time World Rugby player of the year hasn’t played since the World Cup.
'We're all imagining him and Beauden Barrett linking up at 10 and 15'
The lads on The42 Rugby Weekly are very excited about Dan Carter’s return to Kiwi rugby.
We could be watching Super Rugby from New Zealand as soon as next month
The five Kiwi sides are set to play each other home and away over the course of 10 weeks.
21-year-old English striker among two additions to Waterford squad
Alan Reynolds has brought in Will Longbottom and Jack Larkin ahead of the visit of Bohemians.
Waterford release new home jersey for 2020
The Blues will wear an all-blue Umbro strip again next season.
McCarthy and O'Sullivan seal important three points for Cork City at the RSC
A JJ Lunney goal late on gave Waterford hope but John Cotter’s men held on for a 2-1 win on Friday.
Ex-Chelsea youth striker joins Waterford
The Blues have agreed a deal to bring in Walter Figueira until the end of the season.
All Blacks star Barrett swaps Hurricanes for Super Rugby rivals Blues
The 28-year-old will remain in New Zealand until after the 2023 Rugby World Cup.
Lampard ready and relishing biggest challenge of his career in charge of Chelsea
‘I want to show I am ready to manage this club whether I have one year experience or 10 years experience.’
Chelsea coming to Dublin as Bohemians and St Pat's confirm summer friendlies
The Londoners last visited Ireland in August when they faced Arsenal at the Aviva Stadium.
Lam and the Barrett brothers tilt the balance for Hurricanes against Blues
Beauden Barrett had the last laugh after finding himself acting as a speedbump under big Blues carriers
Australia star Folau breaks Super Rugby all-time try record
The prolific fullback surpassed Doug Howlett’s 59 during his stints at the Highlanders, Hurricanes, and Blues between 1997-2007.
Giroud, Hazard and Loftus-Cheek fire Chelsea past Brighton to ease pressure on Sarri
An impressive display at Stamford Bridge saw Chelsea ease past Chris Hughton’s men.
Blues prop Michael Tamoaieta passes away suddenly at the age of 23
Tributes have been paid after the Blues forward passed away suddenly.
Waterford sign 21-year-old Finland goalkeeper on loan from Premier League Brighton
The Munster side have agreed a deal to sign Hugo Keto on loan until this summer.
Aguero nets 11th Premier League hat-trick as Man City smash six past Chelsea
It was an afternoon to forget for Maurizio Sarri’s side at the Etihad on Sunday.
'I'm not the nicest man in football' - Chelsea star Kante disputes his popular moniker
The 27-year-old has admitted that he does not believe he is the most amiable man in the game, contrary to widespread belief.
Kante and Luiz on target as Chelsea stun Guardiola's champions with seismic win
Manchester City suffered their first Premier League defeat of the season on Saturday at Stamford Bridge.
Robbie Brady plays first game in 10 months but Burnley suffer heavy defeat against Chelsea
The absence of Eden Hazard did not impact Sarri’s men on Sunday as they moved to second in the Premier League.