Hazard shines for Chelsea again

Eden Hazard scored twice in a brilliant display as Chelsea beat Newcastle to draw level on points with second-placed Manchester United in the Premier League. On his return to the starting XI, Hazard fired the Blues level with an angled strike after Dwight Gayle's poked effort had given the Magpies a

Fans to raise the volumes high at Stamford Bridge

Chelsea supporters expect an overwhelmingly positive response to Jose Mourinho’s remarks on the atmosphere at Stamford Bridge this Saturday. The Premier League leaders play West Brom in their first home match since Mourinho said he felt his side had been “playing in an empty stadium” during the defeat of QPR. Chelsea have

Chelsea are already Premier League Champions – Redknapp

QPR boss Harry Redknapp believes that Chelsea are as good as Premier League champions already. The Blues currently top the table by four points after 11 games, Southampton are second, and are yet to be beaten – a record no other side can match. Although the Saints are closest to them in

“Lampard could succeed me as Chelsea Manager” – Mourinho

Jose Mourinho has claimed Frank Lampard could succeed him as Chelsea manager, as he prepares to face the former Stamford Bridge hero in Sunday's Premier League game against Manchester City. City boss Manuel Pellegrini confirmed Lampard is set to play some part in the clash against his former club at the

Diego Costa; the Striker we needed – Drogba

Chelsea legend Didier Drogba has hailed his fellow Blues striker Diego Costa as the perfect player for the club this season, Sources say. Costa moved to west London from Spanish champions Atletico Madrid this summer for a reported £32 million, but has been beset by problems with his hamstrings, meaning Chelsea

Barcelona bigger than Bayern – Cruyff

Barcelona legend Johan Cruyff feels that the Catalans will always be a bigger team than Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich. Bayern and Barcelona have been two of the dominant forces of European football in recent years, with Bayern reaching three Champions League finals in the past five seasons, yet Cruyff believes that

Mourinho happy at the Bridge

Jose Mourinho says he is happy at Chelsea despite revealing he would not hesitate in rejoining Real Madrid. The Blues boss is a year into his second spell at the club and despite failing to win a trophy in his first season back, says he is relishing being back in the