Frank Lampard’s overlooked role in Chelsea’s success at risk of being forgotten

Chelsea’s reputation of developing homegrown talent had been a rather poor one until Frank Lampard’s return to Stamford Bridge as a manager in 2019. The departure of Maurizio Sarri as the Blues’ manager after winning the Europa League three years ago led to the Blues to take a managerial gamble on one of there greatest … Read more

Chelsea sale: LA Dodgers co-owner emerges as preferred bidder

The consortium led by LA Dodgers part-owner Todd Boehly is in exclusive negotiations to buy Premier League club Chelsea for $3 billion, a source familiar with the matter has revealed. Key points: Todd Boehly’s consortium has been chosen as the preferred bidder for Chelsea, despite a last-minute offer by Britain’s richest man, Sir Jim Ratcliffe Boehly’s … Read more

Manchester United vs Chelsea, Premier League: live score and latest updates

Good evening and welcome to live coverage of Manchester United vs Chelsea, with both clubs facing searching questions about their medium-term futures after disappointing league seasons for different reasons. Thomas Tuchel has insisted Chelsea’s squad only needs a facelift for next season, ahead of taking on a United side that Ralf Rangnick reckons requires “open … Read more

Thomas Tuchel confirms Chelsea transfer departure as Jorginho slammed

Chelsea’s Thomas Tuchel has revealed details of ‘private talks’ with Antonio Rudiger over his transfer plans, as Jorginho has been slammed for his penalty against West Ham Video Loading Video Unavailable The video will auto-play soon8Cancel Play now Chelsea v West Ham: Match in pictures Chelsea manager Thomas Tuchel has confirmed Antonio Rudiger is set … Read more

Loftus-Cheek issues “revenge” warning to Liverpool as Chelsea reach FA Cup final

Ruben Loftus-Cheek scored the decisive goal as Chelsea defeated Crystal Palace to set up a mouth-watering FA Cup final against Liverpool, whom they lost to in the Carabao Cup Ruben Loftus-Cheek opened the scoring with a sublime volley ( Image: Getty Images) Ruben Loftus-Cheek has declared Chelsea are fired up to get their own back … Read more

Tuchel makes damning Lukaku admission as he explains why he’s not playing him

Chelsea head coach Thomas Tuchel has explained that Romelu Lukaku has been left out of his starting lineup in recent weeks due to a lack of fitness. The Belgian has not started a Premier League game since the 1-0 win over Crystal Palace on February 19 and was left out of the starting XI for … Read more

‘He’s not fully aware of what he can produce’: Thomas Tuchel’s Ruben Loftus-Cheek conundrum

Gallagher has been an instant success at Palace and one of the breakthrough players of the Premier League season. Loftus-Cheek also thrived at Selhurst Park when he joined in 2017, a season that propelled him into England’s 2018 World Cup squad, although since then injuries and inconsistency, as well as an indifferent loan spell at … Read more

Ricketts-led consortium withdraws bid to buy Chelsea

The race to own Chelsea took yet another dramatic twist on Friday when the consortium led by the American Ricketts family, owners of the Chicago Cubs baseball franchise, withdrew having been unable to reach agreement with their billionaire partners over how the operation would be run. The Ricketts family bid, led by siblings Tom and … Read more

Real Madrid vs Chelsea, Champions League live: score and latest updates from quarter-final

Welcome to our coverage for tonight’s Champions League quarter-final second leg between Real Madrid and Chelsea. The 3-1 deficit Thomas Tuchel’s side have to overturn in Madrid looks a mountainous task. In the first leg at Stamford Bridge they were undone by Karim Benzema’s hat-trick. Will this be the end of Chelsea’s defence of their European … Read more

Real Madrid vs Chelsea – Kick-off time, TV channel and team news

Thomas Tuchel’s Chelsea have a huge mountain to climb when they face Real Madrid in the second leg of their Champions League quarter-final as their hopes of retaining their crown took a huge hit last week Video Loading Video Unavailable The video will auto-play soon8Cancel Play now Tuchel not giving up hope ahead of second … Read more