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June 18, 2018 3:24 PM How Diego Costa, others blocked Conte’s move to Real Madrid

Real Madrid captain, Sergio Ramos blocked the club’s move for Chelsea’s Antonio Conte after speaking to his international teammates plying their trade at Stamford Bridge. Real Madrid announced the arrival of Julen Lopetegui as their new manager last week. Before his unveiling at Los Blancos, their hunt for a new manager was wide ranging, with the likes 21

February 17, 2018 8:56 AM Champions League: Alvaro Morata fully fit for Barcelona clash – Conte

Chelsea manager, Antonio Conte says striker, Alvaro Morata will be fully fit for their Champions League clash with Barcelona on Tuesday. Conte said the Spain international has been training regularly to improve his physical condition ahead of Barcelona visit to the Stanford Bridge. “Alvaro now has been training with us regularly, every day. His physical 26

February 16, 2018 10:32 AM EPL: Conte speaks on changing Chelsea formation to suit Giroud

Chelsea manager, Antonio Conte, said he is considering a new formation following the arrival of Olivier Giroud from Arsenal. The Italian said he is considering playing with two top strikers to accommodate both club-record signing Alvaro Morata and Giroud. The two players are yet to be on the field at the same time, with Giroud being withdrawn after an hour of his full debut 29

February 13, 2018 7:48 AM Chelsea vs West Brom: Conte reacts to 3-0 win, speaks on Giroud-Morata rivalry

Chelsea manager, Antonio Conte, has said that Olivier Giroud could become an important member of the squad, both on the pitch and for striking rival Alvaro Morata. Giroud provided an assist on his full debut in the Blues’ 3-0 win over West Brom on Monday. He also missed a good chance for a goal too, when he shot straight at Ben Foster from close range 25

February 1, 2018 12:30 AM DONE DEAL: Arsenal completes record signing of Aubameyang

For the second time in six months, Arsenal has broken its club transfer record, shelling out a reported $78.5 million to sign striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang from Borussia Dortmund. This deal gets the dominos moving, with Arsenal’s Olivier Giroud expected to complete a nearly $25 million move across town to Chelsea while Michy Batshuayi moves to Dortmund 30

January 31, 2018 7:37 PM EPL: Thierry Henry reacts to Olivier Giroud’s Chelsea move

Arsenal legend, Thierry Henry, has reacted to Olivier Giroud’s move to Chelsea. Henry insisted that he understands Giroud’s decision to leave Arsenal. Speaking about the 31-year-old’s move to Chelsea, Henry told Sky Sports, “We all knew it was going to be a matter of when with the domino effect with [Pierre-Emerick] Aubameyang. It allowed Giroud to go. “It’s a weird 35

August 12, 2017 11:08 PM How Burnley stunned nine-man Chelsea

Sam Vokes scored twice as Burnley torpedoed defending champions Chelsea 3-2 at Stamford Bridge on Saturday in one of the most sensational opening-weekend results in English top-flight history. Leicester City lost 2-1 at Hull City on the first day last season, but given the unexpected nature of their title win, this was the biggest opening-day shock since 38

August 12, 2017 10:01 PM Burnley stun nine-man Chelsea, Aguero downs Brighton

EPL Burnley stun nine-man Chelsea, Aguero downs Brighton Chelsea had captain Gary Cahill and Cesc Fabregas sent off and Burnley took full advantage through Vokes's brace and a superb Stephen Ward effort, with goals from Alvaro Morata and David Luiz coming in vain. Leicester City lost 2-1 at Hull City on the first day last season, but given the unexpected 37

August 6, 2017 6:37 PM Arsenal beat Chelsea in Community Shield shootout: Five talking points

Victor Moses had put Chelsea ahead moments into the second half but after Pedro was sent off for a foul on Mohamed Elneny, substitute Sead Kolasinac headed Arsenal level late on. All square after 90 minutes, the game went to a shootout with goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois and new signing Alvaro Morata missing the target for Chelsea. Olivier Giroud duly converted 24

August 6, 2017 3:34 PM Arsenal 1-1 Chelsea (4-1 pens): Gunners win Community Shield against 10-man Blues

Per Mertesacker suffered a gruesome head injury during Community Shield after colliding with Gary Cahill Chelsea had barely shown but then Per Mertesacker departed with a nasty cut, and that seemed to unhinge the Cup holders, as Pedro forced Cech into a superb save, and then Willian went down under Hector Bellerin’s challenge, only to be harshly booked 22