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August 17, 2018 3:34 PM EPL: Sarri speaks on Fabregas’ position at Chelsea, predicts Arsenal’s season

Maurizio Sarri has confirmed that a “very unusual” injury has ruled Cesc Fabregas out of Chelsea’s clash with Arsenal billed for Saturday evening. The 31-year-old midfielder played 60 minutes of Chelsea’s Community Shield defeat to Manchester City but was not available in Saturday’s win over Huddersfield Town due to knee problem. Sarri also confirmed 18

August 6, 2018 1:15 PM UEFA Europa League play-off draws released [See full fixtures]

The draw for the UEFA Europa League play-offs were conducted Monday morning in Nyon. It was a draw of two halves: the ‘champions path’ and the ‘main path’. In the champions path, the ten winners from the third qualifying round in this path (which involves the winners of the lesser-known leagues in Europe), were joined by the six teams eliminated from the Champions 20

July 25, 2018 7:46 AM Transfer news: Melchiot reveals why Hazard, Courtois, Willian want to dump Chelsea

Former Chelsea defender, Mario Melchiot has said Eden Hazard, Thibaut Courtois and Willian want to leave the club because they are not surrounded by top quality players. The Blues will play in the Europa League this season, after a miserable defence of their Premier League title, which saw an Antonio Conte-led side finish fifth. Maurizio Sarri has been appointed 19

July 21, 2018 5:33 AM Arbitration Court overturns UEFA ban on AC Milan

The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) on Friday overruled a decision made by the European soccer body UEFA to ban AC Milan from next season’s Europa League competition. CAS said that the Italian club’s finances had improved after a recent ownership change. Since then, U.S. hedge fund, Elliott Management has taken control of the indebted soccer club from Chinese 31

July 20, 2018 7:12 AM Transfer: Willian takes decision on Chelsea

Brazilian international, Willian is adamant he wants to leave Chelsea despite Maurizio Sarri’s appointment. Willian has netted 44 goals in 236 appearances for the Blues since joining in 2013. The Sun, UK, reports that the forward may have played his last match for the Blues. Former Blues’ manager, Antonio Conte and Willian fell out towards the end of the Italian’s 24

July 20, 2018 6:04 AM Chelsea celebrates Mikel Obi

Premier League giants, Chelsea have taken out time to reminisce on one of their greatest ex-player, John Obi Mikel. The West London club took to their official Twitter page on Thursday to post a compiled video of the Super Eagles captain in action for the Blues. Mikel, who is currently playing for Chinese club, Tianjin Teda, joined Chelsea 12 years ago. The 31-year-old 24

July 17, 2018 7:42 PM Taiwo Awoniyi signs new Liverpool deal

Taiwo Awoniyi has committed his long-term future to Liverpool, after agreeing a new deal on Tuesday. The contract extension is believed to be a five-year deal with improved wages. It comes on the back of Awoniyi’ss exploits last season, while on loan at Belgian top-flight outfit, Royal Excel Mouscron. Awoniyi scored 10 times, including two goals to help Mouscron 20

June 27, 2018 5:14 PM Why UEFA banned AC Milan from Europa League

The European football governing body, UEFA, has said it had banned AC Milan from the Europa League. Italian giants, AC Milian will not play in the Europa League next season for violating financial fair play rules. UEFA statement said on Wednesday, “The club is excluded from participating in the next UEFA club competition for which it would otherwise 25

June 25, 2018 5:42 AM Turkish referee for Nigeria vs Argentina

FIFA has announced the referee for Nigeria’s last Group D match at the 2018 World Cup against Argentina on Tuesday and the official is not a stranger to a couple of Super Eagles stars. Turkish insurance agent, Cüneyt çakır will take charge of the Super Eagles next game, which will be held, at the Krestovsky Stadium, Saint Petersburg, and compatriots 28

June 15, 2018 5:37 AM Griezmann snubs Barcelona move, confirms Atletico Madrid stay

Antoine Griezmann has announced that he will stay with Atletico Madrid. The French forward, who scored 29 times for the Europa League winners last season including two in their 3-0 final win over Marseille, had been linked with a €100million to Barcelona. However, during a programme called ‘The Decision’, aired on Spanish TV, Griezmann confirmed that he will remain 25