EUROPA LEAGUE FINAL PRE-MATCH BRIEFING: BENFICA V CHELSEA – PART ONE
It’s our 16th and final European game of the season, with silverware at stake…
CECH: HUNTING HISTORY
On Wednesday evening in the Amsterdam ArenA, Petr Cech will attempt to win the sixth different trophy of his Chelsea career…
LAMPARD: FINAL LOVE
Frank Lampard, in Amsterdam on the eve of Chelsea’s first appearance in the final of either the Europa League or its predecessor the UEFA Cup, is as excited as ever by the chance of touching
BENITEZ: HAZARD OUT, WAITING ON TERRY
Rafael Benitez has admitted Eden Hazard will not be available to face Benfica in Wednesday night’s Europa League final, with a decision to be made on John Terry on the day.
BRAZILIAN PAIR IN CONFEDERATIONS SQUAD
Oscar and David Luiz have been named in Luiz Felipe Scolari’s Brazil squad for the Confederations Cup.
TERRY, HAZARD AND MIKEL TRAVEL
John Terry, Eden Hazard and John Mikel Obi are part of a 25-man travelling party to Holland for the Europa League final.
BLUES HOLD NO FEAR FOR BENFICA
Benfica do not see themselves as underdogs in Wednesday night’s Europa League final, but their captain and coach both acknowledge the strength of an improving Chelsea.
ACADEMY MIDFIELDER IN EURO DRAMA
Chelsea youth team midfielder Isak Ssewankambo’s participation in the European Under-17 Championship finals has come to an end at the semi-final stage…
BLUES DUO NAMED IN ENGLAND UNDER-21 SQUAD FOR EUROS
Josh McEachran and Natahaniel Chalobah have been named in the England Under-21 squad for next month’s European Championships…
RAMIRES: RESPECTING THE REDS
Ramires has warned Benfica must be afforded plenty of respect as he aims to overcome his former club in the Europa League final on Wednesday.
NEW SOCCER SCHOOL IN CHINA
Chelsea Football Club and Guangzhou R&F FC are delighted to announce the opening of R&F Chelsea FC Soccer School in the Guangdong Province of China.
PAT NEVIN: FINAL SAY
With a chance to win silverware by beating one of Europe’s big names nearly upon the club, former Chelsea star and columnist Pat Nevin is enjoying an end to the season with plenty to write
HAZARD STRIVING FOR IMPROVEMENTS IN NEW MAG
Eden Hazard has enjoyed an impressive start to his Blues career, and in the latest edition of Chelsea the Belgian talks of his willingness to develop as a player…
YOUTH CUP REACTION: NOT OUR NIGHT
Youth team manager Adi Viveash reflected on the disappointment of Monday evening’s FA Youth Cup final defeat and said his players must come back stronger from the experience…
CPO PUBLISH MINUTES
Chelsea Pitch Owners (CPO) have published the minutes of their latest board meeting…
DAVID LUIZ: FORGET EVERYTHING
A year on from one continental success, David Luiz now prepares for another European final, against familiar and friendly opposition, but is determined to emerge triumphant in Amsterdam…
YOUTH CUP FINAL REPORT: CHELSEA 2 NORWICH 3 (AGG 2-4)
An early Jeremie Boga goal within the first quarter of an hour looked to have put the Blues in the ascendancy, but an own-goal and a penalty conceded before the interval gave our Under-18s a
YOUTH CUP FINAL: ALL SET FOR A SPECIAL NIGHT
The preparations have been completed and youth team manager Adi Viveash anticipates an enthralling match tonight (Monday) to decide the destiny of this season’s FA Youth Cup…
THE TWEET SPOT: RAMIRES
The latest to answer your Twitter questions, Ramires says he is still not feeling the fatigue as we approach our 68th game of the season on Wednesday.
LAMPARD: DELIGHT AND SUPPORT
Having become the club’s all-time highest scorer courtesy of a brace in Saturday’s 2-1 win at Villa Park, Frank Lampard spoke further about working towards the target…
THE DATA DAY: ASTON VILLA V CHELSEA
Coming from behind to snatch the points, we didn’t have it all our own way at Villa Park. Here are the important facts and figures…
MATA MARVELS AT FRANK
Juan Mata pays tribute to his record-breaking team-mate in his latest blog entry, and looks ahead to the Europa League final on Wednesday.