2018 Season

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2018 Schedule
0-0-0, 6th in English Premier League
Sarri unconcerned with Chelsea preseason results (0:46)
Fabregas wants Hazard to stay (0:37)
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12hLiam 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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1dMark 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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2dLiam 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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2dLiam 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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2dMatthew 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.

2dJames 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.

World Cup stock report: Who's up, who's down (6:33)
Transfer Rater: Perisic to Man United; Higuain to Chelsea? (2:26)
Will Sarri turn Chelsea around like he did Napoli? (3:02)
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3dLiam Twomey, Chelsea correspondent

Derby sign Chelsea, Liverpool starlets on loan

Derby County have completed the signings of Chelsea's Mason Mount and Liverpool's Harry Wilson on season-long loan deals.

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3dLiam Twomey, Chelsea correspondent

Chelsea need 'one or two adjustments - Sarri

Sarri replaced Antonio Conte and his arrival will see a complete overhaul in playing style given how different his philosophy is to Conte's.

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4dLiam Twomey

Chelsea's new midfield pecking order

Jorginho's importance to Maurizio Sarri shifts Chelsea's midfield pecking order significantly, with some likely to face a reduction in playing time.


Giroud: France World Cup win 'childhood dream'

Olivier Giroud has called France's World Cup victory a "dream come true" after he helped his country to its second world title on Sunday.