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November 2, 2018 3:26 PM EPL: Sarri finally confirms Chelsea’s captain

Chelsea coach, Maurizio Sarri has confirmed that defender Gary Cahill will remain the club’s captain despite the uncertainty surrounding his future at Stamford Bridge. Cahill has made just one Premier League appearance this season and has also attracted attention from Championship clubs, Sheffield Wednesday and Aston Villa. The former England star is currently 23

October 31, 2018 9:26 AM Carabao Cup: Charlie Nicholas predicts scoreline of Chelsea vs Derby County

Former Arsenal striker, Charlie Nicholas has predicted that Chelsea will defeat Frank Lampard’s Derby County 2-0 in the Carabao Cup fourth round fixture on Wednesday night at Stamford Bridge. Chelsea head to the game after defeating Burnley 4-0 in the Premier League encounter played on Sunday while Derby drew 1-1 with Middlesbrough in the Championship 20

October 18, 2018 5:52 AM EPL: Pereira opens up on Mourinho, Pogba clash

Manchester United midfielder, Andreas Pereira, has lifted the lid on the training ground bust-up between Jose Mourinho and Paul Pogba. Footage showed the pair engaged in a frosty exchange at their Carrington base, the day after the team’s Carabao Cup defeat to Championship side Derby County in September. It later emerged that Mourinho was unhappy with one of Pogba’s 24

October 11, 2018 8:38 PM Nigeria vs Libya: Semi Ajayi speaks on choosing Super Eagles over England

Newly-capped Nigeria international, Semi Ajayi, has said it was not difficult for him to choose the Super Eagles over England. Ajayi revealed this in an interview with Tobi Adepoju, ahead of the upcoming back-to-back 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers against Libya. “I played for the Nigerian youth teams. My parents raised me in a very much Nigerian 29

October 7, 2018 7:12 PM Thierry Henry set to land managerial job in England

Former Arsenal striker, Thierry Henry, is expected to be named the new manager of Aston Villa this week. Villa, who play in the Championship, could be set to bring back John Terry too in a new-look dream team as Henry’s assistant, the UK Mirror reports. Henry is in final discussions over the post, to beat off competition from Brendan Rodgers and Rui Faria 21

October 3, 2018 6:43 PM Aston Villa confirms sack of coach, Steve Bruce

This was made known in a statement released through the club’s official Twitter handle on Wednesday by its Chief Executive, Christian Purslow. The terse statement explained that Villa decided to sack the 57-year-old because of the club’s poor start to the new season. The Villans have won only once in their last 10 matches under Bruce, with fans demanding 20

September 26, 2018 6:23 AM Carabao Cup: Lampard reacts to defeating Mourinho’s Manchester United

Derby County manager, Frank Lampard, has said he was shell-shocked after his side knocked Manchester United out of the Carabao Cup on penalties. Scott Carson saved from Phil Jones, to earn the Championship side a place in the fourth round, winning 8-7 at spot kicks after a 2-2 draw at Old Trafford. Lampard, in his first season as a manager, triumphed 26

September 19, 2018 7:57 AM EPL: Alonso names 3 Chelsea players that took up John Terry’s role

Chelsea left-wing back, Marcos Alonso, has revealed the three Blues players who have taken up the club’s legend, John Terry’s dressing room leadership. According to Alonso, Cesc Fabregas, Cesar Azpilicueta, and David Luiz are the three Chelsea players that have taken Terry’s role at the club. Terry, who spent 19 years at Stamford Bridge, left the West London 28

August 31, 2018 12:25 PM Transfer deadline: Chelsea midfielder leaves Stamford Bridge

Championship club, Leeds United have signed Chelsea midfielder, Izzy Brown on loan until the end of the season. The 21-year-old is currently recovering from a serious knee injury which he sustained in January while on loan to Brighton. “Leeds United are pleased to announce the signing of Izzy Brown from Premier League side Chelsea on a season-long loan deal,” Leeds 47

August 15, 2018 7:03 AM Transfer: Chelsea’s Super Eagles star arrives in Madrid ahead of medicals

Chelsea defender, Kenneth Omeruo, has arrived in Madrid ahead of completing a move to Leganes. Leganes have conducted routine medicals on the Super Eagles star and will unveil him as their third signing of the summer on Wednesday, following the arrivals of Jose Arnaiz and Oscar Rodriguez. The deal is believed to be a season-long loan, OwnGoalNigeria 24