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Manchester United Hit By Injury Crisis Up Front Ahead Of Chelsea Game

WATFORD, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 18: Wayne Rooney of Manchester United and Zlatan Ibrahimovic of Manchester United show dejection during the Premier League match between Watford and Manchester United at Vicarage Road on September 18, 2016 in Watford, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Jose Mourinho returns to Stamford Bridge on Monday night for Manchester United’s FA Cup quarter-final meeting with Chelsea without any fit senior strikers.  Zlatan Ibrahimovic is ruled out through suspension as he sits out the first of a three-game ban following his charge of violent conduct for a deliberate elbow on Tyrone Mings during Bournemouth’s draw with United. The Sun report …

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Antonio Conte Signs New Chelsea Deal [Report]

WOLVERHAMPTON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 18: Antonio Conte, Manager of Chelsea looks on during The Emirates FA Cup Fifth Round match between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Chelsea at Molineux on February 18, 2017 in Wolverhampton, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Antonio Conte has signed a new three-year contract at Chelsea, according to Italian outlet TuttoMercatoWeb (via the Daily Express) The Italian has enjoyed remarkable success at the club so far. Indeed, it is widely accepted that Chelsea’a lead atop the Premier League is so unassailable that a domestic double is the new goal for Conte’s charges. The 47-year-old’s original deal was intended to keep …

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Frank Lampard Set To Rejoin Chelsea In Coaching Capacity

Blues legend Frank Lampard is set to rejoin Chelsea in a coaching capacity, according to Talksport. The Chelsea legend will be taking up a role at the club while he goes about completing his coaching badges and considers where he should go to next. The midfielder won everything there is to win in club football during his time at Chelsea, and …

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Chelsea’s Matic On Alonso’s Brace And Keeping The Pressure On Those Below Them

LEICESTER, ENGLAND - JANUARY 14: Nemanja Matic of Chelsea controls the ball during the Premier League match between Leicester City and Chelsea at The King Power Stadium on January 14, 2017 in Leicester, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Chelsea Football Club had an eventful weekend. Diego Costa’s reported bust-up with Antonio Conté has proved a fertile point of conversation in Chelsea village this weekend. The reported £80 million plus fee offered by Chinese side Tianjin Quanjian is amazing but at the same time credible. Conté’s insistance that the striker’s absence was simply due to a bad back seems …

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Chelsea Preparing Bid For Dimitri Payet [Report]

MIDDLESBROUGH, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 20: Chelsea manager Antonio Conte celebrates during the Premier League match between Middlesbrough and Chelsea at Riverside Stadium on November 20, 2016 in Middlesbrough, England. (Photo by Ian MacNicol/Getty Images)

Chelsea’s quest for a midfield replacement for Oscar has moved onto West Ham’s Dimitri Payet. The Frenchman is unhappy at West Ham and is currently angling for a move away from the club. Bearing that in mind, there is a sense of naivety in West Ham’s insistence that he will remain at the club. This is only heightened as footballing superpowers …

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Chelsea Make Bid For Bayer Leverkusen Midfielder Hakan Calhanoglu [Report]

Chelsea MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - MAY 22: Hakan Calhanoglu of Turkey celebrates after scoring his team's first goal during the International Friendly match between England and Turkey at Etihad Stadium on May 22, 2016 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

Chelsea have submitted a bid for Bayer Leverkusen attacking midfielder Hakan Calhanoglu, according to Turkish-Football. The 22 year old is highly sought after having previously been linked with Manchester United also. However, having parted with ways with Oscar for a payday of £60 million, (not to mention John Obi Mikel’s transfer to China) Chelsea are very much in a position to spend this January. …

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Chelsea Set To Move For Another West Ham Attacker As Talk Of Payet Move Quietens [Report]

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Although Chelsea are seemingly marching toward the title, it’s looking increasingly likely they will look to bring in reinforcements this month. The Blues have been linked with Javier Hernandez, Virgil van Dijk and Ricardo Rodriguez, among countless others. The name of West Ham’s Michail Antonio can now be added to the list as Antonio Conte reportedly looks to add some …

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Chelsea Player Has The Greatest Individual Win Percentage In Premier League History

LONDON - DECEMBER 31: Arjen Robben of Chelsea celebrates scoring a goal during the Barclays Premiership match between Chelsea and Birmingham City at Stamford Bridge on December 31, 2005 in London, England. (Photo by Ian Walton/Getty Images)

The Premier League has seen many dynasties come and go. Arsenal, Manchester United and Chelsea have all had sustained periods in the sun, but which players have been most successful in the limelight? Typically when we think of such teams, the manager in question is first up for praise. Arsene Wenger’s ‘Invincibles’ team is one example, Sir Alex Ferguson’s 26 …

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Will Steven Gerrard Ultimately Regret Not Moving To Chelsea In 2005?

LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 10: Chelsea fans give a standing ovation to Steven Gerrard of Liverpool as he leaves the pitch at Stamford Bridge for the final time during the Barclays Premier League match between Chelsea and Liverpool at Stamford Bridge on May 10, 2015 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

As the tributes pour in following the retirement of Steven Gerrard from professional football after a glittering career in the game the question will be asked, has Gerrard missed out on an even better career with the decisions he made during his Anfield stay? Speaking to The Guardian in January 2015, then Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho claimed his biggest regret in …

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