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After their 1-0 win at home over Manchester United, the Blues took one step closer to lifting the league crown.
English Premier League leaders Chelsea "are almost" champions, having beaten rivals Manchester United at Stamford Bridge. This is according to Portuguese manager Jose Mourinho, who guided his side to a ten-point lead over second-placed Arsenal.
A 38th minute strike from Eden Hazard was enough to seal victory over the Red Devils. With only six games remaining, the Blues could wrap up... Read the rest of the article »
As the race for a UCL spot heads towards its conclusion, it won't be just Chelsea and Manchester United focused on the results of Saturday's huge clash.
Five weeks. That is the time remaining between today and the final matchday of the 2014/2015 English Premier League. Between now and then, there are only seven - or in the case of league leaders Chelsea and relegation candidates Leicester City, eight - matches remaining. A total of 21 points can be earned for 18 out of the 20 teams.
As such, this is obviously a crucial number on the minds of... Read the rest of the article »
The Portuguese boss also stated that Diego Costa is expected to return for the final four games of the season, but he could be fit to make the squad against Arsenal next week.
Prior to his team's match against Manchester United, Jose Mourinho shared his thoughts about the Premier League's title race, in which his club has made quite an impression this year. According to the Portuguese boss, some of the league's officers would prefer that Chelsea hadn't been able to lead all year round, giving fans a little more show.
"We've been leading the league since... Read the rest of the article »
The Red Devils are on a four game winning streak. In the first round of the season they tied 1-1- at Old Trafford.
After six straight league wins for Manchester United, the team managed by Louis Van Gaal seems to be playing the way he wanted it from the beginning of the season. Next up are the Premier League current leaders, Chelsea, a team that has not lost a league game at home since January 24 when they hosted Bradford.
That day, Jose Mourinho's team suffered a 4-2 loss which they recovered from quickly... Read the rest of the article »
With a depleted side currently undergoing a number of injuries, how can Jose Mourinho cancel Louis Van Gaal's tactical expertise?
Two of the greatest tacticians of our time will have their second meeting this season, when Manchester United faces Chelsea at Stamford Bridge. Mourinho and Van Gaal know each other very well since their time together at Barcelona, and it's safe to say that both managers have the inside stuff to cancel one another. This time, we will take a look at how Jose Mourinho can improve his team's performance... Read the rest of the article »
The Blues will host the Red Devils in the English Premier League on Saturday, but will their home advantage guarantee victory for Jose Mourinho's side?
On Saturday, the title hopes of English Premier League leaders Chelsea will be put on the line as they clash with rivals Manchester United. Despite boasting a seven point cushion over second-placed Arsenal, anything but a win could derail their push for the crown and hand the Gunners the advantage.
With only seven games remaining, the tie at Stamford Bridge will see the Blues face one of the... Read the rest of the article »
Costa only was able to play 12 minutes in his last game against Stoke City. He is tied with Harry Kane as the EPL top scorers.
If you were expecting for Diego Costa to be back soon, Jose Mourinho has bad news for you. The Special One claims that Costa is out for the rest of the month but should be back to play the final four games of the season.
Costa had not wasted any time adapting to his new team this season. He has played in 24 games with a very high goal scoring average. He currently leads the EPL top-scorers... Read the rest of the article »
The Portuguese manager elected his all-time squad considering players he coached.
Jose Mourinho revealed what would be his all-time Starting XI. In an interview with an English newspaper, the Portuguese boss chose his squad out of the bunch of players he's coached in his career. Among those top performers he coached, there are some big names that were not considered by "The Special One" in his eighteen men squad, such as Iker Casillas or Zlatan Ibrahimovic. To understand... Read the rest of the article »
With the title all but in their hands, the Blues’ Portuguese boss has called for his players to “get the wins needed to be champions”.
Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho admits his side are facing the moment of truth in the English Premier League following Manchester City’s stumble in the title race.
The Citizens, tipped as the only side able to challenge the Blues’ title push, succumbed to a shock 2-1 lossto Crystal Palace, dropping to fourth in the standings, behind Manchester United and Arsenal.
The west... Read the rest of the article »
Mou insists that having him play against Stoke was not a big deal. The Spanish striker is not expected to face Manchester United.
11 minutes was all it took for Diego Costa in Chelsea’s game against Stoke City to realize his hamstrings were still not ready. Now, Jose Mourinho believes that the Spanish striker could miss an extended period of time for him to recover.
"He will be out for sure a couple of weeks, but we have seven weeks until the end of the season,” an optimistic Mou said.
The Special... Read the rest of the article »
The French striker netted the ball just moments before being subbed off the pitch, bagging three more points for the Blues thanks to one of his goals.
When in doubt, call your nearest French super-hero. Loic Remy scored for the second consecutive game, giving Chelsea another win to keep them as Premier League leaders.
The Blues scored the first goal of the game thanks to a penalty by Eden Hazard, but five minutes later, Charlie Adam scored a 59-yard goal to equalize. Adam's goal forced Mourinho to give Diego Costa a chance to play, but the... Read the rest of the article »
The Chelsea boss claims he would cash in on the Englishman, as Man United enter the chase for the Liverpool ace.
The Blues boss Jose Mourinho claims he would sell Raheem Sterling and cash in on the Englishman had he been a Chelsea player. These comments by the Portuguese manager comes amid news that the young Liverpool ace turned down a new contract from the Reds.
Sterling, who has fast grown into one of Brendan Rodgers' most exciting and influential stars, has rejected a £100,000-a-week deal from... Read the rest of the article »
The center back has played 661 games for the Blues after joining them back in 1995. His new contract will end in June 2016
Chelsea's captain John Terry has signed a contract extension with the Blues. The former England captain and the club revealed today the one-year extension to the player's contract, extending his stint with Stamford Bridge's side until the end of the 2015-2016 season.
Visibly moved, the 34-year old center back thanked the team and his fans for all the support they have given him since he played... Read the rest of the article »
He called Chelsea fans a disgrace on Instagram. He did not like how fans jeered Fabregas at the end of the game.
When Cesc Fabregas left the field in the game against Southampton, Chelsea fans let the Spanish player know how they felt about his performance. He probably did not like it, but Jose Mourinho Jr. used Instagram to criticize fans.
The son of Chelsea’s coach currently plays for a youth team in Fullham’s academy. He does still manage to stay close to what happens with his dad’s... Read the rest of the article »
Speaking ahead of Sunday's clash with Southampton, the Portuguese boss backed his side to clinch this season's title.
With Chelsea set to host Southampton in the English Premier League on Sunday, the Portuguese boss has been discussing his side's chances of lifting the title, and he holds high hopes for the Blues.
Having crashed out of the Champions League at the hands of Paris Saint-Germain last Wednesday, the Special One held a meeting with his players earlier this week, a gathering which has made him even... Read the rest of the article »
The Portuguese manager blasted his team's critics during the buildup to their weekend's match against Southampton.
After their Champions League fiasco against Paris Saint-Germain, Chelsea's boss Jose Mourinho stepped up to take a swing at the team's critics, who blasted his players for forcing Bjorn Kuipers' hand to send off Zlatan Ibrahimovic last Wednesday. The Portuguese manager was annoyed by ex-Liverpool defender Jamie Carragher's comments about Mourinho's teams, who usually add pressure to referees in order... Read the rest of the article »
Thiago Silva was the man of the match, conceding a penalty for Chelsea and scoring the deciding goal of the series.
Paris Saint-Germain shocked the Premier League leaders with a couple of headers by David Luiz and Thiago Silva, eliminating Jose Mourinho's side from Champions League action. Les Parisiens endured their share of complicated times, losing Zlatan Ibrahimovic after a controversial red card in the first half, and equalizing twice after goals by Cahill and Hazard.
Mourinho's men seemed to be... Read the rest of the article »
Mourinho compared PSG to all other teams in every competition Chelsea played. He was surprised by PSG's physicality.
Out of all the teams that Mourinho has faced with Chelsea in the 2014-2015 season, the one they will play today at Stamford Bridge is the hardest one. Paris Saint Germain has something that goes beyond their skill level.
“This season we have played teams from the Championship, League One and League Two, but the most aggressive team was PSG,” Mourinho said.
That was what the... Read the rest of the article »
The Portuguese boss says his players, unlike PSG, WILL NOT be rewarded if they get past their opponents and book a spot in the quarter-finals.
Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho has revealed, ahead of his team's round 16 clash with French side Paris Saint-Germain, that his players will not be receiving bonuses if they beat the Ligue 1 champions to make the quarter-finals.
After drawing 1-1 in the first-leg at the Parc des Princes, the European heavyweights will lock horns at Stamford Bridge in round 2 of their juicy match-up.
According... Read the rest of the article »
How should Mourinho approach Wednesday's battle against PSG in order to win a spot among Europe's top eight teams? Here are some pointers the Blues should follow in order to oust Les Parisiens.
With an eight-match unbeaten run in all competitions, Chelsea will host Paris Saint-Germain with only one thought on their minds: making it through to the UEFA Champions League quarterfinals. Considering this will not be an easy task for Mourinho's men since some of PSG's players know how Mou likes to approach these kind of games, the Portuguese manager may be thinking about the best options to cancel... Read the rest of the article »