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#Chelsea

# chelsea - Friday 25 September, 2020

Under-fire Kepa handed chance to hold off new signing Mendy for Chelsea starting slot
# Last Chance Saloon
From The42
# Last Chance Saloon

Under-fire Kepa handed chance to hold off new signing Mendy for Chelsea starting slot

Sep 25th 2020, 3:54 PM 6,183 Views 2 Comments

The Blues have added a goalkeeper to take their summer spending past €250m, and they are still being linked with a move for Declan Rice.

# chelsea - Thursday 24 September, 2020

Chelsea sign goalkeeper Edouard Mendy on five-year deal
# New Blood
From The42
# New Blood

Chelsea sign goalkeeper Edouard Mendy on five-year deal

Sep 24th 2020, 10:48 AM 8,619 Views 12 Comments

The signing from Rennes will put pressure on Kepa Arrizabalaga.

# chelsea - Tuesday 22 September, 2020

Goalkeeper Mendy on verge of Chelsea move
# Improvement
From The42
# Improvement

Goalkeeper Mendy on verge of Chelsea move

Sep 22nd 2020, 9:08 PM 12,820 Views 1 Comment

The Senegal ‘keeper is expected to replace error-prone incumbent Kepa.

# chelsea - Sunday 13 September, 2020

Lampard: Klopp criticism of Chelsea spending is 'amusing'
# Investment
From The42
# Investment

Lampard: Klopp criticism of Chelsea spending is 'amusing'

Sep 13th 2020, 10:39 PM 14,113 Views 25 Comments

The Chelsea boss pointed out the level of investment in the Liverpool team.

# chelsea - Thursday 10 September, 2020

Michy Batshuayi joins Palace for second loan spell after signing new Chelsea deal
# Back Once Again
From The42
# Back Once Again

Michy Batshuayi joins Palace for second loan spell after signing new Chelsea deal

Sep 10th 2020, 7:01 PM 4,692 Views 1 Comment

The Belgian returns to Selhurst Park after a successful stint during the 2018/19 campaign.

'I needed to clean myself up big time' - Danny Drinkwater opens up about recent personal problems
# Downward Spiral
From The42
# Downward Spiral

'I needed to clean myself up big time' - Danny Drinkwater opens up about recent personal problems

Sep 10th 2020, 5:49 PM 13,935 Views 7 Comments

The midfielder has had a challenging time since his move to Chelsea, and been at the centre of drink driving, fighting and training ground storms.

# chelsea - Sunday 6 September, 2020

Superb strike from Connolly helps Brighton claim opening win in WSL season
# Hit The Net
From The42
# Hit The Net

Superb strike from Connolly helps Brighton claim opening win in WSL season

Sep 6th 2020, 6:31 PM 4,681 Views 0 Comments

Manchester United struck late to deny champions Chelsea a successful start.

# chelsea - Thursday 27 August, 2020

Chelsea training disrupted as some players face 14-day quarantine after holidays
# Isolation
From The42
# Isolation

Chelsea training disrupted as some players face 14-day quarantine after holidays

Aug 27th 2020, 1:05 PM 9,918 Views 8 Comments

The quarantine period will prove a disruption to manager Frank Lampard’s pre-season plans.

# chelsea - Friday 14 August, 2020

Willian swaps Chelsea for London rivals Arsenal
# Due North
From The42
# Due North

Willian swaps Chelsea for London rivals Arsenal

Aug 14th 2020, 11:23 AM 9,557 Views 60 Comments

The Brazilian was a free agent after leaving Stamford Bridge at the end of the season.

# chelsea - Sunday 9 August, 2020

Frank Lampard focused on new signings as Chelsea season ends with Bayern defeat
# The Big 'un
From The42
# The Big 'un

Frank Lampard focused on new signings as Chelsea season ends with Bayern defeat

Aug 9th 2020, 11:33 AM 7,235 Views 23 Comments

The Bundesliga champions won 4-1 on the night and 7-1 on aggregate.

# chelsea - Sunday 2 August, 2020

Premier League start date ‘too early’ for Chelsea boss Frank Lampard
# Unhappy
From The42
# Unhappy

Premier League start date ‘too early’ for Chelsea boss Frank Lampard

Aug 2nd 2020, 11:12 PM 12,321 Views 11 Comments

The Blues boss wants a ‘fair start’ for his side.

# chelsea - Saturday 1 August, 2020

Aubameyang the two-goal hero as Arsenal crowned FA Cup champions
# Gunning For Glory
From The42
# Gunning For Glory

Aubameyang the two-goal hero as Arsenal crowned FA Cup champions

Aug 1st 2020, 7:40 PM 40,931 Views 46 Comments

Mikel Arteta’s Gunners beat Chelsea 2-1 at Wembley.

# chelsea - Tuesday 28 July, 2020

Timo Werner says Frank Lampard was the main reason for joining Chelsea
# Lamps
From The42
# Lamps

Timo Werner says Frank Lampard was the main reason for joining Chelsea

Jul 28th 2020, 4:32 PM 7,156 Views 25 Comments

The prolific Germany striker has completed his £54million move from RB Leipzig.

# chelsea - Sunday 26 July, 2020

Champions League football will help Chelsea 'recruit in certain areas', says Lampard
# Room To Improve
From The42
# Room To Improve

Champions League football will help Chelsea 'recruit in certain areas', says Lampard

Jul 26th 2020, 8:13 PM 6,028 Views 6 Comments

Lampard refused to blame goalkeeper Kepa for his side’s shortcomings this season, but the Blues may well address the position this summer.

# chelsea - Saturday 25 July, 2020

Frank Lampard's row with Jurgen Klopp lingers on
# War Of Words
From The42
# War Of Words

Frank Lampard's row with Jurgen Klopp lingers on

Jul 25th 2020, 9:19 AM 17,842 Views 34 Comments

Tempers flared between the benches at Anfield on Wednesday while Jurgen Klopp has rejected Lampard’s criticism of Liverpool’s backroom staff as being “arrogant.”

# chelsea - Tuesday 14 July, 2020

Giroud goal keeps Chelsea on course for Champions League
# Holding Firm
From The42
# Holding Firm

Giroud goal keeps Chelsea on course for Champions League

Jul 14th 2020, 10:30 PM 7,146 Views 8 Comments

Frank Lampard’s side ground out a 1-0 win at home to relegated Norwich.

# chelsea - Saturday 4 July, 2020

Chelsea bounce back to winning ways with comfortable victory over Watford
# Top Four Hopes
From The42
# Top Four Hopes

Chelsea bounce back to winning ways with comfortable victory over Watford

Jul 4th 2020, 10:19 PM 4,131 Views 3 Comments

Olivier Giroud, Willian and Ross Barkley were on target as the Blues cruised past the relegation-threatened Hornets.

# chelsea - Friday 3 July, 2020

'As soon as we landed in Dublin, the phone rang': The inside story of Duff's record Chelsea move
# Duffer
From The42
# Duffer

'As soon as we landed in Dublin, the phone rang': The inside story of Duff's record Chelsea move

Jul 3rd 2020, 11:55 AM 39,850 Views 5 Comments

Man United and Liverpool flirted with the idea but it was the Londoners who broke the Irish transfer record to sign the Dubliner and kickstart the Roman revolution.

# chelsea - Sunday 28 June, 2020

Local rivals kept apart in FA Cup semi-final draw
# Last Four
From The42
# Last Four

Local rivals kept apart in FA Cup semi-final draw

Jun 28th 2020, 7:46 PM 37,206 Views 25 Comments

Manchester United will face Chelsea, while Arsenal will square off with either Manchester City or Newcastle.

Barkley fires Chelsea into FA Cup semi-final
# Two To Go
From The42
# Two To Go

Barkley fires Chelsea into FA Cup semi-final

Jun 28th 2020, 6:29 PM 5,211 Views 29 Comments

Frank Lampard’s Blues saw off Brendan Rodgers’ Leicester to seal a spot in the last four.

# chelsea - Thursday 25 June, 2020

Liverpool fans set for title celebrations if City slip up at Chelsea tonight
# Champions Elect
From The42
# Champions Elect

Liverpool fans set for title celebrations if City slip up at Chelsea tonight

Jun 25th 2020, 1:55 PM 6,996 Views 31 Comments

The 30-year wait is very nearly at an end.

# chelsea - Thursday 18 June, 2020

Chelsea have finally settled on €58.8m deal with RB Leipzig to sign Timo Werner
# Timo Werner
From The42
# Timo Werner

Chelsea have finally settled on €58.8m deal with RB Leipzig to sign Timo Werner

Jun 18th 2020, 10:32 AM 5,673 Views 18 Comments

‘I am delighted to be signing for Chelsea, it is a very proud moment for me to be joining this great club,’ said Werner.

# chelsea - Saturday 6 June, 2020

Leipzig cast doubt on Werner-to-Chelsea deal
# Werner And Yet So Far
From The42
# Werner And Yet So Far

Leipzig cast doubt on Werner-to-Chelsea deal

Jun 6th 2020, 9:13 PM 16,115 Views 9 Comments

Although widely reported as such, the club say it’s far from a done deal.

# chelsea - Friday 5 June, 2020

Chelsea crowned champions, Liverpool relegated as English women's top-flight decided on points-per-game basis
# Done And Dusted
From The42
# Done And Dusted

Chelsea crowned champions, Liverpool relegated as English women's top-flight decided on points-per-game basis

Jun 5th 2020, 12:57 PM 3,522 Views 0 Comments

The Women’s Super League season was ended last month due to the Covid-19 crisis.

# chelsea - Wednesday 20 May, 2020

Chelsea duo Olivier Giroud and Willy Caballero staying put after signing new deals
# Blues Brothers
From The42
# Blues Brothers

Chelsea duo Olivier Giroud and Willy Caballero staying put after signing new deals

May 20th 2020, 8:30 PM 3,775 Views 10 Comments

The Blues announced some contract news today.

# chelsea - Saturday 16 May, 2020

Willian denies Spurs link as Lampard pledges to offer him and Giroud new deals
# Transfer Gossip
From The42
# Transfer Gossip

Willian denies Spurs link as Lampard pledges to offer him and Giroud new deals

May 16th 2020, 2:49 PM 5,970 Views 0 Comments

The winger and striker are out of contract at the end of next month but Lampard wants them to stay.

# chelsea - Sunday 12 April, 2020

Gianluca Vialli receives all-clear after lengthy cancer treatment
# Recovery
From The42
# Recovery

Gianluca Vialli receives all-clear after lengthy cancer treatment

Apr 12th 2020, 9:50 PM 8,690 Views 8 Comments

The former Chelsea and Juventus striker says he is now better.

Chelsea great Peter Bonetti dies after long illness
# RIP
From The42
# RIP

Chelsea great Peter Bonetti dies after long illness

Apr 12th 2020, 4:38 PM 7,585 Views 8 Comments

He was also picked by England for the 1966 and 1970 World Cup squads.

# chelsea - Sunday 29 March, 2020

Shevchenko sees similarities between pandemic and Chernobyl disaster
# Parallels
From The42
# Parallels

Shevchenko sees similarities between pandemic and Chernobyl disaster

Mar 29th 2020, 10:29 AM 8,804 Views 2 Comments

The Ukraine coach sees similarities between the present crisis and the disaster that beset his country in 1986.

# chelsea - Thursday 26 March, 2020

Chelsea's Pedro says he wants to stay while clarifying comments on future after misquote
# Set The Record Straight
From The42
# Set The Record Straight

Chelsea's Pedro says he wants to stay while clarifying comments on future after misquote

Mar 26th 2020, 8:32 PM 4,679 Views 0 Comments

The experienced winger says he would like to extend his stay this summer after his interview on a Spanish radio show earlier this week.

# chelsea - Friday 13 March, 2020

Chelsea's Hudson-Odoi tests positive for coronavirus
# CONFIRMED
From The42
# CONFIRMED

Chelsea's Hudson-Odoi tests positive for coronavirus

Mar 13th 2020, 7:43 AM 3,712 Views 6 Comments

The Premier League is due to hold an emergency meeting today.

# chelsea - Wednesday 11 March, 2020

'I'm 24 and only learned about Bloody Sunday. It helps you understand what people in Derry have lived with'
# Open Book
From The42
# Open Book

'I'm 24 and only learned about Bloody Sunday. It helps you understand what people in Derry have lived with'

Mar 11th 2020, 5:46 PM 6,794 Views 5 Comments

Walter Figueira tells The42 about how he escaped knife crime in London, what is driving him while away from his two young children, and why learning Derry’s history means so much to him.

# chelsea - Sunday 8 March, 2020

Everton swept aside by Chelsea on Ancelotti's Stamford Bridge return
# Blues Cruise
From The42
# Blues Cruise

Everton swept aside by Chelsea on Ancelotti's Stamford Bridge return

Mar 8th 2020, 4:48 PM 5,504 Views 5 Comments

Frank Lampard came out on top against his former Chelsea boss Carlo Ancelotti by masterminding a 4-0 victory over Everton.

# chelsea - Thursday 5 March, 2020

Van Dijk slams 'negative' critics after latest Liverpool loss
# Heard Enough
From The42
# Heard Enough

Van Dijk slams 'negative' critics after latest Liverpool loss

Mar 5th 2020, 10:42 AM 8,690 Views 25 Comments

The Dutch defender isn’t impressed with those who say his side will win ‘just’ the Premier League title this season.

# chelsea - Wednesday 4 March, 2020

'We all came in saying the same thing: "F**king hell, who was that kid?" It was Billy Gilmour'
# WHERE IT BEGAN
From The42
# WHERE IT BEGAN

'We all came in saying the same thing: "F**king hell, who was that kid?" It was Billy Gilmour'

Mar 4th 2020, 2:06 PM 15,206 Views 3 Comments

Dublin will always have a special place in the heart of Chelsea’s newest star because it was against Bohemians and St Patrick’s Athletic that the teenager broke into Frank Lampard’s squad for this season.

Klopp says Liverpool need 'wonderful reaction' following FA Cup exit at Chelsea
# Defeat
From The42
# Defeat

Klopp says Liverpool need 'wonderful reaction' following FA Cup exit at Chelsea

Mar 4th 2020, 8:10 AM 3,621 Views 7 Comments

Liverpool’s usually reliable defence was unable to stop Chelsea scoring twice at Stamford Bridge, ending hopes of a domestic double.

# chelsea - Tuesday 3 March, 2020

Talk of Liverpool's greatness can stop as Chelsea end hopes of The Treble
# Dumped Out
From The42
# Dumped Out

Talk of Liverpool's greatness can stop as Chelsea end hopes of The Treble

Mar 3rd 2020, 10:19 PM 14,735 Views 54 Comments

Debates about whether Jurgen Klopp’s team are on the same level as Manchester United’s Class of 1999 have proven to be woefully premature.

Liverpool lose again as Chelsea dump them out of the FA Cup
# Feeling Blue
From The42
# Feeling Blue

Liverpool lose again as Chelsea dump them out of the FA Cup

Mar 3rd 2020, 9:40 PM 40,584 Views 77 Comments

Willian and Ross Barkley were on target as Klopp’s side suffered a third defeat in four games.

As it happened: Chelsea v Liverpool, FA Cup 5th Round From The42
Live Mar 3rd 2020, 7:18 PM

As it happened: Chelsea v Liverpool, FA Cup 5th Round

Dortmund CEO on Man United target Sancho: 'I don't think he wants to leave'
# Transfer News
From The42
# Transfer News

Dortmund CEO on Man United target Sancho: 'I don't think he wants to leave'

Mar 3rd 2020, 10:52 AM 4,688 Views 8 Comments

Hans-Joachim Watzke addressed mounting speculation over the England international.