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Chelsea Is Stunned in Its Premier League Opener

New York Times - 13 Aug 2017
Two Chelsea players were sent off Saturday during a 3-2 loss to visiting Burnley in the first game of Chelsea's Premier League title defense. The defeat intensified the concerns surrounding Chelsea after its frustrating off-season in the transfer market.

Confusion over transfers hit Chelsea

Sport24 - 16 Aug 2017
Cape Town - After a season in which they dominated the Premier League, winning the title by seven points, Chelsea are looking far from comfortable after just one game of the new campaign. The 3-2 loss to Burnley on Saturday, in a game where Chelsea ...

Chelsea fail in latest move for Juventus star Alex Sandro...

Daily Mail - 16 Aug 2017
Southampton chairman issues warning to Liverpool and Chelsea over wantaway star · 'A little team-work can get you great results!' Pochettino sends touching letter (and marriage advice) to lifelong Tottenham fan ahead of wedding day · Ronaldo loses ...

Football transfer rumours: Danny Rose to Chelsea for £30m?

The Guardian - 16 Aug 2017
Roman Abramovich is said to be preparing a £120m splurge in response to Chelsea's opening-day humbling by Burnley. Southampton's new Chinese owners could soon be receiving bids for Virgil van Dyk and Cedric Soares, while Leicester City's Danny ...

Paris Saint-Germain keen to sell Grzegorz Krychowiak to Chelsea

Metro - 16 Aug 2017
Paris Saint-Germain are keen on offloading Grzegorz Krychowiak to Chelsea following their world record signing of Neymar, according to reports in France. The Ligue 1 giants paid Barcelona an eye-watering £198million when they activated the Brazilian's ...

Chelsea stars Eden Hazard and Tiemoue Bakayoko resume training

ESPN FC - 15 Aug 2017
Hazard missed the entirety of Chelsea's preseason due to a broken ankle sustained while on international duty with Belgium in June, and a knee injury has delayed Bakayoko's debut since arriving from Monaco in a £40 million deal. The duo's return to ...

Diego Costa in limbo: Atletico Madrid may keep out of the...

Daily Mail - 16 Aug 2017
But the fiery feud between Costa and Chelsea is threatening to scupper the 28-year-old's dream of a return to Madrid. While Atletico retain a concrete interest in re-signing Costa this month, there is a hesitation from club chiefs to get involved in ...

Charlie Wakefield confirms Chelsea contract signing

Daily Star - 16 Aug 2017
The 19-year-old winger is a regular for the club's development team but struggled with injuries last term. He confirmed the new deal on Instagram. Wakefield, who has been with the Blues since Under-12 level, said: "Proud moment to sign a new contract ...

Can Chelsea's Alvaro Morata win the Premier League Golden Boot?

ESPN FC (blog) - 15 Aug 2017
The Premier League's elite have spent big on strikers this summer. Almost every top club has brought in a world-class forward, so there will be plenty of competition for the prestigious Golden Boot at the end of the season. But, after plenty of goals ...

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