Maurizio Sarri admits: ‘Maybe it’s my fault – maybe I can’t motivate Chelsea’ (Guardian)

Maurizio Sarri has admitted he may not be equipped to motivate his players after seeing Chelsea suffer the heaviest league defeat of Roman Abramovich’s ownership at Bournemouth. Sarri, who endured chants of “You don’t know what you’re doing” from Chelsea…

‘He’s going nowhere,’ Willian insists Callum Hudson-Odoi is staying at Chelsea (Metro)

Chelsea star Willian insists Callum Hudson-Odoi will stay at Stamford Bridge and can become ‘one of the best’ players in the world at the club. The teenager handed in a transfer request earlier this month in a bid to force…

Alvaro Morata says he’s happy to leave Chelsea (Metro)

Alvaro Morata admits he’s ‘very happy’ to be leaving Chelsea and joining Atletico Madrid. Chelsea have agreed an 18-month loan deal with Atletico while the Spanish club also have the option to purchase the striker, although that clause is not…

I don’t care – Hazard on Sarri criticism (BBC)

Eden Hazard said he “does not care” about criticism from boss Maurizio Sarri after helping Chelsea beat Spurs to reach the Carabao Cup final. The Belgium forward put the Blues 2-1 up on aggregate as they overturned a first-leg deficit, although…

Maurizio Sarri reveals how Chelsea players reacted to his criticism after Arsenal defeat (Metro)

Maurizio Sarri claims Chelsea’s players agree with his assessment that they are ‘difficult to motivate’ following their defeat to Arsenal last weekend. The Italian was furious with his team after they sunk to a 2-0 loss at the Emirates Stadium…

I frustrate all my managers – Hazard (BBC)

Chelsea midfielder Eden Hazard says he “frustrates” all his managers because they think he needs to “do more” – but hints he will never change his ways. Belgium’s Hazard has scored 79 league goals under four permanent managers since his…

Eden Hazard drops hint he’s set to join Real Madrid (Metro)

Chelsea winger Eden Hazard has hinted he’ll join Real Madrid this summer. The Belgian has 18 months to run on his deal at Stamford Bridge and has an offer on the table from the club of around £300,000-a-week. However, Hazard…

Victor Moses wants £2.86m ‘assurance fee’ from Fenerbahce (Guardian)

Chelsea winger, Victor Moses has made a sensational demand of £2.86m as ‘assurance fee’ from Fernebahce, in the likelihood of the team getting relegated after he joins them, reports footballlive.ng. The report at the weekend said Fernebahce were still keen…

Chelsea keen on Napoli star Elseid Hysaj (Metro)

Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri wants to sign Napoli star Elseid Hysaj as a replacement for Lazio-bound Davide Zappacosta. Zappacosta, 26, joined Chelsea in 2017 in a £23million deal from Torino but has failed to command a regular starting spot during…

Alisson explains decision to snub Chelsea in favour of Liverpool move (Metro)

Liverpool goalkeeper Alisson Becker had the opportunity to join Chelsea in the summer, but has explained that Champions League football attracted him to Anfield. The Brazilian stopper moved from Roma to Liverpool for around £67m ahead of the 2018/19 season,…

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