2018 Season

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2018 Schedule
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Fabregas ready for 'new start' under Sarri

Chelsea's squad will get their first chance to impress new manager Maurizio Sarri when they take on Perth Glory in Western Australia on Monday.

Extra Time: Morata back to Real? Overlooked Prem stars? (6:43)
Is Willian a better fit at Man United or Barcelona? (0:59)
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13hJack Rathborn

Transfer Talk: Madrid eye Hazard, Icardi

Eden Hazard recently said he could leave Chelsea this summer, and now the door has opened for Real Madrid. Transfer Talk has the latest.

Extra Time: Liverpool targets, Morata's future and more (6:23)
Sarri unconcerned with Chelsea preseason results (0:46)
Fabregas wants Hazard to stay (0:37)
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2dLiam Twomey, Chelsea correspondent

Fabregas begs Hazard to stay at Chelsea

Chelsea are focused on keeping Hazard and plan to resume talks over a new long-term contract in the coming weeks.

Extra Time: Complaining Mou, Liverpool trophies & Hazard vs. Neymar (7:32)
Transfer Rater: Courtois, Donnarumma & Morata on the move? (3:57)
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3dMark Worrall, Chelsea blogger

Thibaut Courtois crisis Chelsea's own doing

Chelsea are in a difficult situation with Thibaut Courtois, but they only have themselves to blame, putting Maurizio Sarri in a tough position.

Extra Time: Alisson inflation, Karius to Chelsea, Nainggolan at Inter (7:54)
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3dLiam Twomey, Chelsea correspondent

Sarri presents himself as the anti-Conte

Consciously or not, Maurizio Sarri established himself as the ideological opposite to Antonio Conte throughout his introduction as Chelsea manager.

What Ronaldo's arrival at Juventus means for Higuain (2:19)
Sarri: I am bored by the transfer market (0:54)
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4dLiam Twomey, Chelsea correspondent

Sarri: Insensitive comments at Napoli 'mistakes'

Maurizio Sarri insisted there will be no repeat of the insensitive comments that marred his time in Italy as he was unveiled as Chelsea's new coach.

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4dMatthew Stanger

Transfer Talk: Real to raid Chelsea

Real Madrid to raid Chelsea for Eden Hazard and Thibaut Courtois after Cristiano Ronaldo exit. Transfer Talk has the latest.

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4dJames Nalton, Football Whispers

Transfer Rater: Petr Cech to Chelsea

Petr Cech to Chelsea and Malcom to Everton are two of today's hot rumours, according to Football Whispers.