Antonio Conte’s side will go into the game full of confidence after their 4-0 win away at Stoke on Saturday. A superb hat-trick from Alvaro Morata and a goal from Pedro earned them a convincing win at the Britannia and extended their unbeaten run in the Premier League to five games. Morata’s three goals took
Here are the top transfer-related stories in Monday’s newspapers… Everton offered €75million (£66m) for Diego Costa in the final days of the summer transfer window, but the Chelsea man only wanted a move back to Atletico Madrid. (Marca) Manchester United are preparing to start new contract talks with number one goalkeeper David de Gea, amid renewed
The Blues goalkeeper was involved in a collision with Gary Cahill and Stoke striker Peter Crouch during the 4-0 win over the Potters at the weekend.
Courtois, who had a successful two-year loan with Atleti, will be fit to go up against his former club though after Conte confirmed it is nothing serious.
“I think it will be a big game against his old rivals”
“I think it will be a big game against his old rivals. “It will be more friendly for me but between the 90 minutes I will also be a rival of Atlético.” The midweek clash will be
The Blues will head to the Spanish capital on a seven-match unbeaten run in all competitions, a sequence that includes a 6-0 victory over Qarabag in their European opener earlier this month.
Conte is confident his side can continue that run against Atleti, although he knows they will face a tough test against a
Diego Costa’s transfer to Atletico Madrid is another player Chelsea have sold for a lot of money while still at his best. Here, talkSPORT has created an XI – at the expense of a solid defence – featuring other footballers who were sold by the Blues. Scroll through the gallery to see the players in
Changing the manager at a football club is common practice these days. Coaches are lucky to last months – sorry Frank – never mind years after signing long-term contracts with their respective club. Crystal Palace are already on their second manager of the season and fans should not rule out further changes by chairman Steve
The Chelsea star finally looks set to complete his long-awaited return to the Spanish club after a bitter standoff with the Italian this summer. Conte reportedly informed the striker by text message at the end of last season that he was no longer part of his plans at Stamford Bridge. And this led to one
Alvaro Morata looks like he has the hang of the Premier League. The club-record £65million signing continued his bright start to life in England’s top-flight with a hat-trick in his side’s 4-0 win away to Stoke on Saturday. Morata’s arrival at Stamford Bridge followed a failed summer-long pursuit of Romelu Lukaku, who eventually snubbed the
A brilliant goal-filled Saturday of Premier League action kept us entertained all day at talkSPORT towers. Tottenham’s victory in a five-goal thriller against rivals West Ham kicked things off before Manchester City and Chelsea racked up big scorelines, beating Crystal Palace 5-0 and Stoke City 4-0 respectively. It was harder for Manchester United who held