New signings Diego Costa and Cesc Fabregas made an instant impact for Chelsea as they launched their Premier League title bid with a confident 3-1 win at promoted Burnley on Monday.
Henry Winter Cesc Fabregas returned in style to English soccer, orchestrating victory on his Chelsea debut, showing the range of passing and vision formerly enjoyed by Arsenal.
Henry Winter It began as a plan, became a chant and is now a reality that could define a classic Premier League season.
Matt Law The number on his back may be familiar, but the hairstyle has changed, the face is slightly more weathered, and the colour is certainly different for Cesc Fabregas.
Mark Gleeson Ivory Coast striker Didier Drogba has announced his international retirement on Friday after scoring 61 goals in 103 appearances for his country.
Matt Law Thibaut Courtois is convinced he will start the season as Chelsea's No.1 and end Petr Cech's 10-year grip on the club's goalkeeping gloves.
Former Socceroos goalkeeper Mark Schwarzer has signed a new one-year contract with Chelsea.
Chelsea have agreed to sign striker Diego Costa from Atletico Madrid, the English Premier League club announced on Tuesday.
Matt Law Frank Lampard has confirmed he will leave Chelsea as the club line up Cesc Fabregas to be the midfielder's Stamford Bridge successor.
Chelsea will have a massive void to fill in midfield next season after the club's all-time record goalscorer Frank Lampard announced on Monday he was ending his 13-year spell at Stamford Bridge.
Veteran goalkeeper Mark Schwarzer expects to sign a new deal with Chelsea after manager Jose Mourinho indicated he wanted him to stay for another season.
Jeremy Wilson Chelsea are on the verge of clinching their main summer transfer target, with Diego Costa completing a medical yesterday (Wednesday) as part of the Atletico Madrid striker's £32 million ($57.
Matt Law and Luke Edwards Chelsea have opened negotiations over signing Barcelona midfielder Cesc Fabregas.
Tom Williams Chelsea lost two players, their manager, and the initiative in the Premier League title race after crashing to a damaging 1-0 defeat at Aston Villa on Saturday.
Jose Mourinho has supported Chelsea midfielder Frank Lampard’s comment that English clubs should be offered more support by the domestic game’s governing bodies.
Jose Mourinho claims Chelsea's Premier League title challenge is over after his side's shock 1-0 defeat at Crystal Palace.
Tom Williams Manchester City squandered an opportunity to replace Chelsea at the Premier League summit after being held to a 1-1 draw by an improved Arsenal side on Saturday.
Tom Williams An Andre Schurrle hat-trick stretched Chelsea's lead in the Premier League on Saturday, while Newcastle United manager Alan Pardew was sent off for headbutting an opposition player.
London The Premier League's most unpredictable title race produced another surprise on Saturday as Chelsea lost at Crystal Palace for the first time since 1990.
Julien Pretot Javier Pastore's brilliant individual goal in stoppage time put the gloss on Paris St Germain's 3-1 Champions League quarter-final first leg win over Chelsea on Wednesday to leave the French side...