Antonio Conte’s agent explains why coach wants to retain Chelsea job despite exit speculation

Antonio Conte

Antonio Conte won’t return to the Italy job, said his agent, “as he prefers to work on a daily basis. I see him at Chelsea next year.” Having taken the Azzurri to the Euro 2016 quarter-final, Conte was linked with a second stint after Giampiero Ventura’s dismissal,reports Football Italia. “Conte has already been through that…

Didier Drogba aims dig at Jose Mourinho over Mohamed Salah

Didier Drogba and Nicolas Anelka

Didier Drogba has appeared to aim a sly dig at Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho for his lack of faith in Liverpool star Mohamed Salah. Salah signed for Chelsea back in 2014 when Mourinho ruled the roost at Stamford Bridge, long before he started shredding defences with Liverpool. The Egypt international was tipped for big things…

Eden Hazard identifies reason for Chelsea recent slump in Premier League

Eden Hazard

Eden Hazard believes Chelsea’s involvement in the Champions League this season has affected the club’s Premier League title defence, but insists the unpredictable nature of the top-flight makes it “special”. Antonio Conte’s side stormed to the Premier League title with a record-breaking 30 wins last May in a campaign in which the west Londoners did…

Real Madrid, PSG join Chelsea in chase for top manager as Conte’s fate at Stamford Bridge remains uncertain

Antonio Conte

Reports in Italy claim the list of clubs interested in Napoli Coach Maurizio Sarri keeps growing, with Chelsea, Real Madrid, Paris Saint-Germain and Atletico Madrid. Sarri has taken Napoli to the top of the Serie A table, but above all earned praise for his playing style from the likes of Pep Guardiola and Arrigo Sacchi….

Wayne Rooney reacts to Chelsea’s defeat at Watford

Wayne Rooney

Everton striker Wayne Rooney claims Chelsea have not played as badly as they did during yesterday’s 4-1 defeat to Watford in 15 YEARS. That’s the damning verdict of Everton star Wayne Rooney, who’s appeared as a pundit on Sky Sports’ Monday Night Football coverage. Chelsea travelled to Vicarage Road knowing they could take advantage of…

(Video) Chelsea arrive for Watford as David Luiz returns, with new boys Giroud, Emerson on bench

Cesc Fabregas

Defender David Luiz has returned to the starting eleven against Watford in Monday’s Premier League clash. The Brazilian replaced Andreas Christensen, who limped off with a hamstring problem against Bournemouth on Wednesday. However, Chelsea new boys Olivier Giroud and Emerson Palmieri are on the bench. Striker Giroud and defender Palmieri arrived at Stamford Bridge last…