Official Chelsea account mocks Steven Gerrard slip ahead of Liverpool clash (Metro)

Chelsea have upped the ante ahead of their clash with Liverpool on Sunday by mocking Steven Gerrard’s infamous slip at Anfield. Jurgen Klopp’s side desperately need three points to keep the pressure on Manchester City at the top of the…

FIFA to study Chelsea’s appeal against transfer ban (Guardian)

World football’s governing body FIFA will on Thursday study an appeal by Chelsea against a ban that currently means the Premier League giants will be unable to recruit new players this summer or in the January 2020 transfer window. The…

Europa League: Arsenal play Napoli and Chelsea face Slavia Prague in quarter-finals (BBC)

Arsenal have been drawn against Napoli, while Chelsea will face Slavia Prague in the Europa League quarter-finals. Villarreal take on fellow Spanish side Valencia with Portuguese team Benfica playing Germany’s Eintracht Frankfurt. The first and second legs will be played…

Chelsea’s Sarri unhappy with sorry state of Kiev pitch (Guardian)

Chelsea’s manager Maurizio Sarri has expressed unhappiness with the pitch at Kiev’s NSC Olympic Stadium ahead of his team’s UEFA Europa League last 16 second leg tie later on Thursday. Chelsea, who won last week’s first leg game in London…

Maurizio Sarri reveals the tactic Chelsea players asked to change against Tottenham (Metro)

Maurizio Sarri has revealed that Chelsea’s players asked to press further back against Tottenham in their 2-0 victory at Stamford Bridge on Wednesday evening. Sarri’s side registered a vital victory over their rivals to keep themselves in the race to…

Marcos Alonso goes into hiding from Chelsea fans (Metro)

Chelsea star Marcos Alonso has taken the unusual step of disabling comments from his Instagram page after suffering online abuse from angry supporters. The Spaniard was left out of Chelsea’s Carabao Cup final squad to face Manchester City on Sunday…

Chelsea’s Kepa fined, apologises for League Cup final mutiny (Guardian)

Chelsea goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga has been fined a week’s wages by the club after defying manager Maurizio Sarri and refusing to be substituted during the League Cup final on Sunday. “Although there was a misunderstanding, on reflection, I made a…

Chelsea fan snubs Kepa Arrizabalaga after shaking hands with rest of the squad at Wembley (Metro)

Kepa Arrizabalaga may have thought he was doing the best for his team by refusing to be substituted in the Carabao Cup final, but one Chelsea fan was certainly not happy with his decision. The Spanish goalkeeper refused to leave…

Chelsea given two transfer-window ban after breaching FIFA rules (Sky Sports)

Chelsea have been banned from signing players for two transfer windows after being found guilty of breaching rules about signing minors by FIFA. The Premier League club have also been fined more than £460,000, while the FA face a £390,000…

Maurizio Sarri aims dig at Arsenal to defend his Chelsea record (Metro)

Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri has taken a swipe at Arsenal as he defended his record in charge of Chelsea and believes he is being unfairly criticised compared to Unai Emery. The Italian oversaw a 3-0 win against Malmo in the…

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