Chelsea FC Football News Chelsea FC Football News Chelsea FC Football News, Match Reports and Transfer News Digital Sports Group 2008-2019 Sat, 20 Jul 2019 22:49:36 +0000 en-gb 15 <![CDATA[Chelsea: The 4 Players the Blues Must Sell This Summer Despite the Transfer Ban]]> ​Since Roman Abramovich took over at Chelsea in 2003, the Blues have become a team that have always looked to the transfer market to solve their problems. This has meant that even with a list of players owned by the club almost reaching three f.]]> Fri, 19 Jul 2019 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Ethan Ampadu: RB Leipzig Is the Perfect Loan Destination for the Wales Starlet]]> ​As pre-season continues, Chelsea manager Frank Lampard has made the big decision to let wonderkid Ethan Ampadu go on loan for the duration of the 2019/20 season. The Welsh youngster only featured scarcely last season, make a total fi.]]> Fri, 19 Jul 2019 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Ethan Ampadu Completes Medical at RB Leipzig Ahead of Loan Move Away From Chelsea]]> ​Chelsea wonderkid Ethan Ampadu is on the brink of joining Bundesliga side RB Leipzig on a season-long loan this summer, having completed his medical with the Red Bull-backed club on Friday]]> Fri, 19 Jul 2019 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Danny Drinkwater: Set for the Greatest Comeback in Sporting History at Chelsea?]]> When I started writing this, the pinned tweet on Chelsea's official Twitter account contained a picture of Michy Batshuayi pouring water on the head of Danny Drinkwater, baptising him with life-affirming liquid, or something]]> Thu, 18 Jul 2019 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[#LampardOut: Social Media Reacts as Football Manager Cult Hero Scores Winner Against Chelsea]]> ​Leandro Damiao? Remember him? The Brazilian striker that was the next best thing up until the point he turned 29 (when?!) and was playing in Japan all of a sudden? Yeah, he's just scored the winning goal for J-League side Kawasaki Fr.]]> Thu, 18 Jul 2019 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Kawasaki Frontale 1-0 Chelsea: Report, Ratings & Reaction as Blues Suffer Shock Pre-Season Defeat]]> Chelsea continued their pre-season preparations with a disappointing 1-0 defeat to Japanese side Kawasaki Frontale. .]]> Thu, 18 Jul 2019 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Callum Hudson-Odoi Set for Enormous Wage Hike as Winger Agrees New Chelsea Offer]]> ​It once seemed inevitable that Callum Hudson-Odoi would leave Chelsea, but a lot can change in a short time in football. .]]> Thu, 18 Jul 2019 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Pre-Season Friendly Team News: Kawasaki Frontale vs Chelsea - Confirmed Blues Lineup]]> ​.]]> Thu, 18 Jul 2019 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Frank Lampard Hints at New Chelsea Role for First Class Jorginho]]> ​Chelsea manager Frank Lampard has hinted at a different role for deep-lying midfielder Jorginho in the upcoming 2019/20 season, suggesting that the Italian international, who came in for criticism during his debut campaign, is already a key fi.]]> Thu, 18 Jul 2019 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Frank Lampard to Have Final Say on Whether Willian Is Offered New Chelsea Contract]]> ​Chelsea manager Frank Lampard has been given total control of the decision on whether Brazilian winger Willian will be handed a new deal in west London]]> Wed, 17 Jul 2019 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Kawasaki Frontale vs Chelsea Preview: Where to Watch, Live Stream, Kick Off Time & Team News]]> ​Chelsea and Kawasaki Frontale meet on Friday as the Blues continue their pre-season campaign under new manager Frank Lampard against the J1 League champions in the 72,000 seater Nissan Stadium in Yokohama. .]]> Tue, 16 Jul 2019 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Chelsea & Spurs Top of Wish List as LA Dodgers Owner Todd Boehly Looks to Buy Premier League Club]]> ​American businessman Todd Boehly is eager to launch a takeover bid for a club in the Premier League, with Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur said to be two of his top targets]]> Tue, 16 Jul 2019 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Chelsea Away Kit: Club Reveal Mod-Inspired White Kit for 2019/20 Season]]> Chelsea have officially unveiled their new away kit for the 2019/20 season, with a white collared shirt inspired by the Mod culture of the 1960s]]> Tue, 16 Jul 2019 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Frank Lampard Confirms First-Team Door Is Open for Chelsea Youngsters to Impress]]> ​Chelsea manager Frank Lampard has laid down the challenge for the club's youngsters to earn a place in the first team squad this season, insisting that performances and not age or experience is the only thing that matters to him]]> Tue, 16 Jul 2019 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[NGolo Kante: How Chelsea Hit the Jackpot When They Signed the Diminutive Frenchman]]> ​It's been three years since Chelsea signed N'Golo Kante from Leicester City, and it's be fair to say that the move has gone fairly well for both the Blues and the Frenchman. Kante's won another Premier League title, pocketed the FA C.]]> Mon, 15 Jul 2019 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Callum Hudson-Odoi Will Not Join Bayern This Summer But Remains Uncertain Over New Chelsea Contract]]> ​Bayern Munich's lengthy pursuit of Chelsea wonderkid Callum Hudson-Odoi appears set to go on for a while longer, but a report from Germany has suggested that the winger will not make the move to Bayern this summer]]> Mon, 15 Jul 2019 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Olivier Giroud Reveals First Impressions of Chelsea Legend Frank Lampard]]> Olivier Giroud has backed Frank Lampard as the right person to be in charge at Chelsea, claiming the whole squad is excited for the new season. .]]> Sun, 14 Jul 2019 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[8 Premier League Defenders Who Are Better Than Harry Maguire]]> ​Harry Maguire's imminent move to Manchester United isn't really surprising. He's a good defender, but is he worth the £80m which is being suggested? Not even close]]> Sun, 14 Jul 2019 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Mason Mount Signs New Five-Year Deal With Chelsea After Impressing in Pre-Season]]> Chelsea midfielder Mason Mount has put pen to paper on a new five-year deal with the club, as Frank Lampard continues to shape his squad for his first season in charge. .]]> Sun, 14 Jul 2019 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Pre-Season Roundup: Man Utd Win in Australia, Mixed Fortunes for Chelsea & More]]> Football is back! Well, kinda. For the next few weeks, we'll see teams with players you've never heard of playing for the team you supposedly new kits!.]]> Sun, 14 Jul 2019 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[PSG Ready Loan Bid for Tiemoue Bakayoko With Frenchman Admitting He Would Love to Play in Paris]]> ​Paris Saint-Germain are considering making an offer to take Chelsea midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko on loan for the upcoming 2019/20 Ligue 1 campaign]]> Sun, 14 Jul 2019 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Billy Gilmour: 7 Things to Know About the Chelsea Wonderkid Impressing in Pre-Season]]> Frank Lampard was given his first taste of managing Chelsea during the Blues' pre-season tour of Ireland. He gave plenty of young players the chance to impress, but none caught the eye quite like 18-year-old Billy Gilmour]]> Sat, 13 Jul 2019 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[David Luiz Calls on Chelsea Youngsters to Step Up & Fight for Place in Starting Lineup]]> ​David Luiz has praised the quality of Chelsea's young players, but insisted that they must fight for a place in Frank Lampard's starting lineup]]> Sat, 13 Jul 2019 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Bayern Munich Ready £45m Bid for Callum Hudson-Odoi Despite Frank Lampards Call for Him to Stay]]> Bayern Munich are preparing a fresh £45m bid for Chelsea wonderkid Callum Hudson-Odoi, with their lengthy pursuit of the 18-year-old set to continue for a little while longer]]> Sat, 13 Jul 2019 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Ranking the Success of 8 Players Who Pulled a U-Turn & Re-Signed for Their Former Clubs]]> ​Philippe Coutinho is on his way back to Liverpool, Neymar is set for a sensational return to the Nou Camp and Paul Pogba will be back in black and white next term!.]]> Fri, 12 Jul 2019 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Chelsea Veteran Reveals Early Impressions of Frank Lampard as Blues Manager]]> ​Chelsea goalkeeper Willy Caballero has praised his manager Frank Lampard as the Blues boss attempts to map out his plans for the season. With the Europa League winners finishing their pre-season tour in Dublin on Saturday afternoon, the b.]]> Fri, 12 Jul 2019 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Why Mason Mount Is at the Forefront of a Potential Academy Renaissance at Chelsea]]> ​For the first time in a long time at Stamford Bridge, the prospect of first team football for young players looks closer to reality than fairytale. Previously, depending on who you ask, the youth policy sometimes even resembled a nightmare.&nb.]]> Fri, 12 Jul 2019 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Alvaro Morata: Why Chelsea Will Benefit From the Forwards Departure]]> ​Alvaro Morata completed a £58m move to Atletico Madrid this summer, where he will join the La Liga side on a permanent basis at the end of his loan spell in 2020. .]]> Fri, 12 Jul 2019 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[Christian Pulisic: The Perfect Replacement for Eden Hazard at Chelsea]]> ​With Eden Hazard leaving Chelsea this summer, it marks the start of a new era at Stamford Bridge. After seven fruitful years with the Blues, the Belgian’s exit means that it is now time for a new star to shine at Stamford Bridge]]> Thu, 11 Jul 2019 21:00:00 +0000 <![CDATA[St. Patricks Athletic vs Chelsea Preview: Where to Watch, Live Stream, Kick Off Time & Team News]]> ​Chelsea continue their pre-season tour of Ireland tomorrow, as they face Dublin-based side St. Patrick's Athletic, in the second of two fixtures during their brief visit to the Emerald Isle]]> Thu, 11 Jul 2019 21:00:00 +0000