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The French coach does not think it's too late in the season to make a comeback for the title, while he discarded Mourinho's team resembles his unbeaten team of 2004
Arsene Wenger does not want comparisons between this year's Chelsea and the 2004 Arsenal Invincibles after just nine games. Le Prof stated earlier today that a possible unbeaten season for Mourinho's team can't be determined until the final games.
"We have played just nine games. It's too early in the season to draw that kind of comparison, there's a long way to go," Wenger said in... Read the rest of the article »
The veteran attacker has been in excellent form since returning to England, with three goals in three straight games.
Didier Drogba has been showing Chelsea fans that "age ain't nothing but a number".
Now in his second spell at Stamford Bridge, the veteran attacker has been on a roll lately. First he opened his Champions League account for this season by calmly converting a penalty against Slovenian outfit Maribor. Blues supporters will remember last weekend's goal against Manchester United as quite... Read the rest of the article »
NBC posts record-setting soccer weekend with most watched Premier League & MLS matches
Sunday’s Manchester United-Chelsea Match Averages 1.29 Million Viewers; Landon Donovan’s Final Regular-Season Game on Saturday (Seattle Sounders-LA Galaxy) Averages 699,000 Viewers; NBC Sports Group Has Televised 7 of Premier League’s 10 Most-Watched Live Matches in U.S.
NBC set Premier League and MLS viewership records with a pair of match telecasts last weekend.
Last... Read the rest of the article »
English news source talkSPORT has released the list of the Top 5 highest earning managers in England. What if the ranking told something about the EPL’s standings by the end of the season?
According to talkSPORT, Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho is the highest earning coach in the Premier League, with the Top 5 sharing a total of £28.98M between themselves every year.
The 51-year-old manager is yet to be beaten in all competitions, this season. Since his return to Chelsea in June 2013, he has not lifted a trophy with the Blues. However, the outspoken Portuguese manager is on... Read the rest of the article »
The Spanish striker, along with Brazilian midfielder Ramires look set to take to the field when the Blues host Harry Redknapp's men at Stamford Bridge
Chelsea fans can now let out a huge sigh of relief as their star striker Diego Costa nears a return from injury.
The former Atletico Madrid man, signed by the Blues during the summer after a hugely successful, La Liga-winning campaign with the Rojiblancos, picked up a hamstring injury with Spain whilst on international injury, back in mid October.
A hit since his Stamford Bridge arrival... Read the rest of the article »
Despite receiving full backing from club owner Silvio Berlusconi, the Spanish striker is yet to play a full 90 minutes for the Serie A side, making only six appearances for the Rossoneri
Fernando Torres has admitted to being unhappy with the lack of playing time handed to him at his current side AC Milan after making his summer transfer window shift to Italy.
On a two-season loan from Chelsea, the former Liverpool star has made only six appearances for the Rossoneri, currently sitting in sixth place in Serie A, scoring only once, and is yet to complete a full 90 minutes for... Read the rest of the article »
Shrewsbury vs Chelsea will go live this Tuesday in a Capital One Cup encounter at Greenhous Meadow.
Chelsea come into this match following a thriller against Man United over the weekend which ended in a 1-1 draw. Didier Drogba scored his first Premier League goal after his return to Stamford Bridge, guiding Fabregas' corner to the back of the net. It seemed as if the Blues would run away with all three points until a last ditch goal from Robin Van Persie settled the tie as the match ended in a draw.
Despite... Read the rest of the article »
The 23-man shortlist for the FIFA Ballon d’Or has created a bit of surprise, although most picks were predictable.
Just the morning after Cristiano Ronaldo bagged a hat-trick of individual trophies at the 2013/14 LFP Awards, the 2014 FIFA Ballon d’Or shortlist has been released with CR7’s name on it. The Portuguese superstar overshadows the majority of the contenders with Lionel Messi – trophiless this year – appearing to have slimmer chances than in previous editions.
Indeed, the... Read the rest of the article »
The Dutch striker was shown a yellow card after scoring a last-gasp equalizer against Jose Mourinho's side, which left the Man United boss unhappy
Manchester United boss Louis Van Gaal has blasted Dutch striker Robin Van Persie after his last-gasp goal against Chelsea in the two sides' English Premier League clash at Old Trafford, on Sunday.
The former Arsenal striker had scored the equalizing goal against Jose Mourinho's crew deep into stoppage time, after trailing the game for lengthy proportions, to earn the Red Devils a point in front... Read the rest of the article »
The Serbian defender was given his marching orders shortly before Robin Van Persie's equalizing goal.
After a scoreless 45, Manchester United vs. Chelsea finally began to take off during the second half, which saw veteran striker Didier Drogba net his first Premier League goal since making a return this summer.
However, just as Blues fans thought they would depart Old Trafford with all three points, in the last moments of the match, defender Branislav Ivanovic was shown a second yellow and dismissed... Read the rest of the article »
It looked like Chelsea were going to leave Old Trafford with all three points until RVP popped up with a late equalizer.
Despite having a solid World Cup with the Netherlands this summer, Robin Van Persie has struggled to replicate the same form for Manchester United.
Although he continues with his working relationship with Louis Van Gaal from his spell with the Oranje, the 31-year-old has been out of sorts and has seen his form dip alarmingly since the start of the season.
Well, it appears that he may... Read the rest of the article »
Fresh off netting his first UCL goal on Tuesday, the veteran striker finally opened his Premier League account against Manchester United.
This summer, Chelsea fans all over the world were thrilled to hear that the club were bringing back one of their club legends.
After Frank Lampard departed for Manchester City much to the disappointment of Blues followers, their mood was definitely lifted by the return of iconic striker Didier Drogba, known to many as the man who helped them clinch their first ever Champions League title at... Read the rest of the article »
A blockbuster fixture will be featured this weekend as Man United vs Chelsea will go live in the Premier League at the Old Trafford.
Chelsea have been on a devastating run lately having won seven of the eight matches they have played so far scoring 23 goals in the process. However the Blues are set to be without their main man Diego Costa who picked up a groin injury on international duty with Spain. To make matters worse for Mourinho's men French international Loic Remy has also been sidelined for the match against Man United after... Read the rest of the article »
The Blues' star striker and the English Premier League's leading goalscorer has recovered from his hamstring injury, and is set to start for Jose Mourinho's side in Sunday's game
If you are part of the millions of people who play Fantasy Premier League, chances are Diego Costa's fitness issues has given you constant selection headaches, and have hampered your chances of beating your friends and/or co-workers to the title.
Time and time again the Spanish striker has been deemed unfit to feature for table-toppers Chelsea in the domestic league only to go and force his... Read the rest of the article »
La única escuadra invicta, sensación en la Liga Premier y dirigida por José Mourinho, el Chelsea visita a un Manchester United plagado de estrellas, este domingo 26 de octubre a las 11:55AM/10:55C/8:55PT, por Telemundo
Deportes Telemundo presenta el encuentro más atractivo de la novena fecha de la Liga Premier, el líder absoluto Chelsea visita al Manchester United, este domingo 26 de octubre, en vivo a las 11:55AM/10:55C/8:55PT. La gran experiencia de Sammy Sadovnik y el amplio conocimiento del fútbol de Inglaterra del exfutbolista mexicano Manuel Sol, estarán presentes en la narración... Read the rest of the article »
The Spanish player missed Chelsea's last games against Crystal Palace and Maribor after sustaining a series of injuries while playing for Spain's National Team
It seems Spanish striker Diego Costa has run into a bad luck streak. Following his participation with Spain's National Team, the current Premier League's leading striker sustained a couple of injuries that have sidelined him from playing in Chelsea's last matches against Crystal Palace and Maribor. To make matters worse, reports indicate Costa was hospitalized today due to a stomach illness. Hours... Read the rest of the article »
NBCUniversal’s Hispanic cable network mun2 continues its coverage of the 2014/15 season of the Barclays Premier League with three exciting matches this weekend and Monday.
The action begins Saturday, October 25 at 7:40 a.m. ET / 4:40 a.m. PT with West Ham United vs Manchester City; followed at 9:55 a.m. ET/ 6:55 a.m. PT with Sunderland vs Arsenal. Capping off the action on Monday, October 27 at 3:55 p.m. ET/ 12:55 p.m. PT will be Queens Park Rangers vs Aston Villa.
mun2 continues to offer re-airs of each match in addition to its continued unprecedented coverage... Read the rest of the article »
Despite just arriving at the Serie A side, the Spaniard could be offloaded in a shock departure this January.
Although he just arrived at Milan on loan from Chelsea, Fernando Torres could be on the move again.
The 30-year-old Spanish international, once heralded as one of the game's best strikers due to his exploits with Atletico Madrid and Liverpool, had departed Stamford Bridge after a miserable term there following his mega-money arrival in January 2011.
The switch to Serie A from the Premier... Read the rest of the article »
League leaders Chelsea visit sixth-place Manchester United this Sunday, at noon ET on NBC.
Arlo White & Lee Dixon Have the Call from Old Trafford; Graeme Le Saux & Gary Lineker in On-Site Studio; Fourth-Place West Ham United v. Second-Place Manchester City Saturday at 7:45 a.m. ET on NBCSN; Swansea City v. Leicester City Saturday at 12:30 p.m. ET on NBC; THE MEN IN BLAZERS SHOW Mondays at 10 p.m. ET on NBCSN; All Matches Available on NBC Sports Live Extra
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However, a striker crisis might scupper any chances of the Blues grabbing all three points at Old Trafford, on Sunday
Chelsea fans are on cloud nine ahead of Sunday's thrilling English Premier League encounter with 20-time champions Manchester United.
The Blues wonderful form in the league, accompanied by the Red Devils' struggles under new manager Louis Van Gaal has got the west London side's faithful confident of sealing all three points.
And Tuesday night's 6-0 thrashing of Slovenian side Maribor... Read the rest of the article »