Chelsea manager Antonio Conte (L) and Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino (R).

Tottenham 1-2 Chelsea: Five Talking Points

By BF Staff | August 21, 2017

Tottenham have been beaten in the first fixture at their temporary home, Wembley, by reigning English Champions Chelsea. The home side started the game as favorites, but even after dominating the match for large spells, Tottenham came second best at the final whistle. The win will be welcomed by Blues’ boss Antonio Conte, who was…

Italy's Andrea Belotti celebrates after scoring.

Chelsea Owner Refusing To Pay €100m For Andrea Belotti

By Naveen Kelvin | August 18, 2017

Chelsea’s transfer woes show no sign of slowing down, largely due to what is reportedly a series of disagreements between manager Antonio Conte and the club’s Board. Latest reports from Tuttosport suggest that the manager is keen on signing young and upcoming striker Andrea Belotti from Torino. However, prying away the 23-year old won’t be…

Tottenham's Danny Rose.

Chelsea To Make A £50m Bid For Danny Rose

By BF Staff | August 17, 2017

Chelsea are set to make a bid of £50 million just hours after playing Tottenham at Wembley this weekend.  Conte is desperate to improve his team, more so after the humiliation at the hands of Burnley in their opening fixture of the Premier League campaign. The Blues were beaten 3-2 at Stamford Bridge in a match…

Diego Costa and Chelsea manager Antonio Conte celebrate after the game.

“Costa’s Case Is Mild Compared To How Mikel Was Treated,” Says Ex-Chelsea Youngster

By BF Staff | August 17, 2017

Antonio Conte’s harsh treatment of Diego Costa is hardly anything compared to what John Obi Mikel faced from the Italian, according to a former Chelsea youngster. Costa is currently in Brazil, while his soon to be former team-mates kicked off Chelsea’s defense of their Premier League title with a 3-2 defeat at home to Burnley.…

Inter Milan's Ivan Perisic celebrates scoring their second goal.

Chelsea Prepared To Hijack Ivan Perisic Deal

By Naveen Kelvin | August 16, 2017

After a summer-long saga of developments and breakdowns, Jose Mourinho finally gave up his attempts to lure Ivan Perišić from Inter Milan earlier this month. However, reports have now emerged that England still wants the Croatian winger – this time, however, it’s Chelsea. Antonio Conte’s Blues were left to a shock 3-2 defeat against Burnley…

Chelsea's Diego Costa.

Diego Costa Talks About Mourinho’s Phone Call And Desire To Switch To Atletico Madrid

By BF Staff | August 15, 2017

Chelsea striker Diego Costa’s relationship with the English Champions has been as good as finished since Blues’ boss, Antonio Conte texted the Spaniard that he wasn’t in his plans for this season. Costa, who scored a tally of 20 goals last season, helped Chelsea secure the Premier League title in Antonio Conte’s debut season at…

Chelsea's Nemanja Matic, Willian and Asmir Begovic arrive for training.

REVEALED: Why Chelsea Were Forced To Sell Matic

By BF Staff | August 14, 2017

Chelsea were forced to let go of Nemanja Matic against their own will, according to Sky Sports journalist Kaveh Solhekol. The reliable reporter revealed on his twitter account that the Blues were keen on keeping the Serbian at Stamford Bridge, and were determined to tie him down to a new contract. However, after the club…

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte.

5 Things We Learned From Chelsea’s Loss Against Burnley

By BF Staff | August 13, 2017

Burnley pulled off one of the most shocking results of recent times by defeating Chelsea 3-2 at Stamford Bridge this evening. The 9-man Chelsea team saw its captain, Gary Cahill, get red carded in the 14th minute, before Fabregas received his own marching orders in the 81st minute. The early red card to the defender…

Jose Mourinho and Chelsea manager Antonio Conte at the end of the match.

Danny Rose Will Prefer To Join Chelsea Over Man Utd

By BF Staff | August 12, 2017

Tottenham’s Danny Rose wants to join Chelsea over Manchester United this summer. Danny Rose’s explosive interview, where he cited his desire to leave Spurs, is doing rounds all over the internet. The left-back has claimed that he doesn’t feel he gets paid enough, and knows that he deserves more. The England international also said that…

Chelsea's Nemanja Matic, Victor Moses, Eden Hazard, Willian and Diego Costa warm up before the game.

Chelsea’s Willian Reveals Jose Mourinho Came Calling For Him Last Summer

By Rajdeep Saha | August 10, 2017

Chelsea star Willian has revealed that his agent held talks with arch-rivals Manchester United over a possible move before he went on to commit his future at Stamford Bridge. Willian’s agent spoke to United’s representatives last season, but the eventual English Champions blocked any progress for a deal to materialise. The winger went on to…

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte celebrates after the match with John Terry and Nemanja Matic.

Conte And Cahill Admit Disappointment In Seeing Matic Leave

By BF Staff | August 10, 2017

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte has admitted that losing Nemanja Matic to Manchester United this summer is a ‘great loss’. Matic decided to call time on his second spell at Stamford Bridge after Chelsea emerged victorious in their chase of ex-Monaco man Tiemoue Bakayoko. The Serbian completed a move to Old Trafford two weeks ago in…

Paris St Germain's Serge Aurier reacts.

PSG Star Wanted By Chelsea Prefers Old Trafford Move

By Naveen Kelvin | August 10, 2017

After being on Manchester United’s radar for the better part of the summer transfer window, reports have once again surfaced indicating that PSG right-back Serge Aurier might be headed to Old Trafford in a deal worth £27 million on the table. However, Chelsea have also shown a keen interest in signing the Ivory Coast international. The…

Serge Aurier: Chelsea Set To Battle United For 24-Year-Old

By Rajdeep Saha | August 8, 2017

Premier League champions Chelsea are ready to battle rivals Manchester United for the transfer of Paris Saint-Germain right-back Serge Aurier, the Daily Mail suggests. Chelsea manager Antonio Conte is searching for wing-backs for his preferred 3-4-3 formation, and feels Aurier will be a solid addition to his squad, as he looks to have competition for…

Frank Lampard is presented to fans at half time.

Frank Lampard Gives His Thoughts On ‘Strange’ Matic Transfer

By BF Staff | August 8, 2017

Premier League giants Manchester United recently captured Chelsea’s star midfielder, Nemanja Matic, in a massive £40 million deal, and Chelsea legend Frank Lampard has now referred to the move as an odd one. Matic is United’s third summer signing, after Jose Mourinho splashed out a gigantic £75 million to capture striker Romelu Lukaku from Everton, and…

Real Madrid's Gareth Bale.

Chelsea Plot Big-Money Move For Gareth Bale

By BF Staff | August 7, 2017

Chelsea have emerged as strong candidates to secure the signature of Gareth Bale, according to the Express. The Welshman has endured a few struggles of late at the Santiago Bernabeu, and his previous campaign was blighted by niggling injuries and inconsistent displays. As a result, Real have begun looking for replacements, and have been in…

Eden Hazard reacts.

Antonio Conte Admits He Can’t Stop Eden Hazard From Switching To Barcelona

By BF Staff | August 6, 2017

Antonio Conte admits he would be powerless over the decision to sell club talisman Eden Hazard to Barcelona should Chelsea’s board sanction the move. Following Neymar Jr.’s move to Paris Saint-Germain for a world record fee of £198 million, Barcelona are in search of a replacement, and have reportedly seen potential in Hazard. After losing a…

England's Danny Drinkwater during training.

Danny Drinkwater Ready To Force Through Chelsea Move

By Naveen Kelvin | August 6, 2017

Chelsea’s intent on showcasing a midfield to be reckoned with in their attempt to retain the Premier League title in the upcoming season is crystal clear, as Danny Drinkwater is reportedly willing to join their ranks. Reports from the Mirror suggest that the player is about to inform Leicester City about his intention to make the switch.…

Paris Saint-Germain’s Serge Aurier in action.

Chelsea Make Late Attempt To Sign Serge Aurier

By Naveen Kelvin | August 6, 2017

Antonio Conte is all set to once again lock horns with Jose Mourinho, as Chelsea look to sign right-back Serge Aurier from PSG. The development seems identical to the manner in which Manchester United pried away Romelu Lukaku, whom the reigning English champions looked to sign in July. According to French outlet Le10 Sport, Chelsea…

Barcelona's Sergi Roberto and Granada's Andreas Pereira in action .

Premier League Duo Ready To Activate Sergi Roberto’s Release Clause

By Rajdeep Saha | August 6, 2017

Premier League arch-rivals Manchester United and Chelsea are all set to battle it out in the quest to sign versatile Barcelona right-back Sergi Roberto. The Spanish star impressed for the Catalans last season, and is making the transfer rounds with a potential exit from Nou Camp in recent weeks. According to Spanish outlet Don Balon,…

Chelsea's Willian in action with Inter Milan's Ivan Perisic.

Chelsea Could Block Perisic’s Move With A Bid For Candreva

By BF Staff | August 5, 2017

As the popular saying goes, revenge is a dish best served cold. If reports that Chelsea are about to make an offer that could potentially end Manchester United’s hopes of signing Ivan Perisic are true, then boy have the Blues shoved an iceberg down their rivals’ throats. It was just under a month ago when…

Jamie Vardy and Danny Drinkwater look dejected

Chelsea Willing To Spend Upto £30m For Leicester City’s Danny Drinkwater

By BF Staff | August 4, 2017

Reigning English Champions Chelsea seem to have found a suitable replacement for Nemanja Matic, after the Serbian completed a £40 million move to Man United earlier this week. The Blues’ boss, Antonio Conte, is eyeing Leicester City midfielder Danny Drinkwater, as the Italian looks to strengthen his midfield. Conte is known to be a long-term…

Everton's Ross Barkley.

Chelsea Emerge As Surprise Suitors For Wantaway Everton Star Ross Barkley

By Vishal Singh | August 4, 2017

Chelsea have emerged as the surprise suitors for Everton’s wantaway starlet Ross Barkley, reports The Sun. The Blues look all but set to steal a march on fellow rivals Tottenham Hotspur for the signature of the attacking midfielder. Spurs have remained the frontrunners to acquire the services of the 23-year-old, but that position now seems…

Chelsea's Alvaro Morata warms up with David Luiz.

Morata Rejected Move To Chelsea’s Rivals Because Of England International

By BF Staff | August 3, 2017

Mauricio Pochettino has claimed that Chelsea’s club record summer signing Alvaro Morata turned down the chance to join Tottenham this summer, because he did not wish to play as a backup striker for Harry Kane. After a highly successful two-year stint at Juventus, there was no denying that Alvaro Morata was one of the most…

Jamie Vardy and Danny Drinkwater look dejected

Chelsea Show Interest In Leicester Midfielder Danny Drinkwater

By BF Staff | August 1, 2017

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte is looking at Leicester City’s Danny Drinkwater as a potential candidate to replace Nemanja Matic, according to Sky Sports. After selling Matic to Man Utd, Chelsea are hunting for another midfielder to strengthen their midfield options. Having signed Tiemoue Bakayoko from Monaco, Conte still feels that there is a place for…

Chelsea's Cesc Fabregas celebrates scoring their first goal with Tammy Abraham and Gary Cahill.

Tammy Abraham: Jose Mourinho Eyes Another Chelsea Player

By BF Staff | August 1, 2017

Manchester United have reportedly been scouting Chelsea forward Tammy Abraham, having sent their officials to watch the loanee in action for Swansea against Birmingham City on Saturday. Tammy, who signed a new five-year deal earlier this month with the Blues, has been viewed as one of the hottest emerging talents in Europe. The 19-year-old spent an…

Nemanja Matic arrives for training.

Nemanja Matic Finally Set To Complete Man Utd Move – Sky Sports

By BF Staff | July 30, 2017

Jose Mourinho looks all set to secure the services of Nemanja Matic, despite the great resistance offered by Antonio Conte.  Manchester United and Chelsea have been engaged in a tussle all summer – at first for Romelu Lukaku, and then for Matic. The Reds sensationally snatched Blues’ target Lukaku to upset Conte, due to which…

Conte Makes Surprising Comments Just One Week After Signing Morata

By Vishal Singh | July 29, 2017

It was quite a shocker for many as Antonio Conte revealed that his dream signing upfront would be Tottenham Hotspur’s Harry Kane. The Italian manager thought it best to reveal his thoughts after only recently signing Alvaro Morata from Real Madrid for £58 million. On paper, though, Kane stands out miles ahead. A regular starter for…

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte celebrates after the match with John Terry and Nemanja Matic.

‘Complete Authority’ – Conte Explains Why Matic Is Training Alone

By BF Staff | July 28, 2017

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte has expressed his desire to have unquestionable authority over his players, and wants to take complete control of the dressing room at Stamford Bridge. As per the Evening Standard, Conte has ‘hinted his need for authority over the players’ after his decision to leave Diego Costa out of his plans for this…

Chelsea's Kenedy.

Chelsea Send Kenedy Home After He Posts Comments Insulting China On Social Media

By BF Staff | July 26, 2017

Premier League Champions Chelsea have sent Kenedy home, cutting short his pre-season tour with the club, after the winger posted offensive comments about China on social media, according to various reports. The Blues, who could have faced a ban from China had they not sent the 21-year-old back, have issued an apology which stated their…

Chelsea's Alvaro Morata warms up with David Luiz.

Alvaro Morata Reveals The Reason Behind His Chelsea Move

By Rajdeep Saha | July 26, 2017

Spanish striker Alvaro Morata made a sensational move to Premier League champions Chelsea last week, after almost joining Manchester United, but only for the transfer to stall. The Blues’ new No. 9 has now labelled the move to Stamford Bridge as ‘destiny,’ and he added that it is a dream come true to play under…

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte before the match.

Chelsea Transfer News: Conte To Spend £250m On Four Targets

By BF Staff | July 26, 2017

It is quite amusing to think that it was just last month when Antonio Conte had threatened to leave Chelsea, thanks to a feeling of betrayal and confusion as to why his board was not supporting him in the transfer market after he had just brought about their 4th league title. One by one, he…

Chelsea's Nemanja Matic celebrates scoring their fourth goal.

Juve Pull Out Of The Race For Nemanja Matic

By BF Staff | July 25, 2017

Juventus have pulled out of the race to sign Nemanja Matic, according to reports. The Serbian has been linked with a move away from Chelsea this summer, with several clubs showing an interest in signing him – one of those being Jose Mourinho’s Manchester United. It is believed that the Blues are hesitant to sell…

Richarlison of Fluminense and Gustavo Cortez of Universidad Catolica in action.

Chelsea Closing In On Brazilian Starlet Richarlison

By BF Staff | July 24, 2017

Premier League Champions Chelsea are reportedly closing in on Brazil U20 forward Richarlison, as Antonio Conte looks to further bolster his attack. The Blues have already landed Willy Caballero, Antonio Rudiger, Tiemoue Bakayoko, and Alvaro Morata this summer, and now, according to trusted Italian journalist Gianluca Di Marzio, Conte has hinted that the Fluminense forward could be…

Chelsea's Nemanja Matic, Willian and Asmir Begovic arrive for training.

Abramovich Approves Nemanja Matic’s Move To Old Trafford

By BF Staff | July 22, 2017

Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich has given Nemanja Matic permission to leave the club for Man Utd this summer, reports the Telegraph. Matic has been keen on a move away from Stamford Bridge this summer, and has been tipped to make a move to Old Trafford and reunite with Jose Mourinho, who was the man to…

Real Madrid's Alvaro Morata celebrates after winning the UEFA Champions League.

OFFICIAL: Alvaro Morata Completes Chelsea Transfer

By Kunal | July 21, 2017

Chelsea have officially announced the signing of Alvaro Morata from Real Madrid. The Spanish striker, who has been linked with a switch to England for quite some time, especially to Manchester United, now joins the reigning English Champions on a five-year deal, for a transfer fee that reportedly costs in the region of £58 million. Upon…

Real Madrid's Alvaro Morata cuts a part of the netting from the goal after winning the UEFA Champions League Final.

Reason Why Antonio Conte Always Wanted Morata Over Lukaku

By Vishal Singh | July 21, 2017

Alvaro Morata has finally completed his move to England, by securing a big money move to Chelsea. Romelu Lukaku was initially thought to be the Blues’ number one transfer target, but that particular move was reportedly hijacked by Manchester United from under Chelsea administration’s nose. However, is that what really happened? Or is it just what…

Real Madrid's Alvaro Morata celebrates scoring their third goal.

OFFICIAL: Chelsea Agree Morata Transfer Fee

By Kunal | July 19, 2017

Chelsea have reached an agreement with Real Madrid for the transfer of Alvaro Morata, the Blues have confirmed on their official website. The Spanish striker has been linked with a sensational move to the Premier League for quite some time, with Manchester United initially dubbed as his most likely destination. However, following the Red Devils’…

Real Madrid's Alvaro Morata celebrates after scoring a goal.

Chelsea Close To Signing Alvaro Morata, Claims Di Marzio

By Kunal | July 19, 2017

Chelsea are very close to agreeing a deal to bring in Real Madrid striker Alvaro Morata, according to trusted Italian journalist Gianluca Di Marzio. Having faced a blow in the race to sign Romelu Lukaku, who chose to join Manchester United over the Blues, and their pursuits of other forwards like Andrea Belotti and Javier…

Juventus’ Alex Sandro celebrates scoring their third goal with Leonardo Bonucci.

Chelsea To Use Matic In A Swap Deal To Sign Alex Sandro From Juventus

By BF Staff | July 19, 2017

Chelsea have trying to sign Brazilian attacking full-back Alex Sandro for some time without getting much success, but the club could now use the unwanted Nemanja Matic as a makeweight in the deal.  Conte has so far struggled to agree a deal for his no.1 target Alex Sandro from his former club Juventus. The London-based…

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte during the press conference.

OFFICIAL: Antonio Conte Signs New Chelsea Contract

By Kunal | July 19, 2017

Antonio Conte has signed a new two-year contract with Chelsea, the club has confirmed. The former Juventus and Italy manager, who won the Premier League title in his debut season with the Blues, was rumoured to be unhappy with the club’s slow progress in the transfer market. However, Chelsea have now quashed all the speculation regarding…

West Ham To Land Chelsea Target Javier Hernandez

By BF Staff | July 18, 2017

Chelsea are set to miss out on yet another attacking target, as West Ham United agree personal terms with Bayer Leverkusen’s Javier Hernandez, reports Publimetro.  It’s safe to say that Chelsea haven’t had great luck in recruiting strikers this summer. Conte’s side had to face the ultimate ignominy of letting Lukaku slip from their grasp to…

Real Madrid's Alvaro Morata (R) celebrates his goal with team mate Danilo.

Chelsea To Wrap Up The Signing Of Real Madrid Star Soon

By BF Staff | July 18, 2017

Chelsea are closing in on the signing of Real Madrid defender Danilo, reports Calcio Mercato. The Brazilian has reportedly agreed personal terms with Chelsea, and the London club is expected to agree on a fee with the La Liga giants for the 26-year-old soon. Blues’ boss Antonio Conte had one of the best defensive units…

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte celebrates after the match with John Terry and Nemanja Matic.

Nemanja Matic Trying To Force An Exit From Chelsea

By Vishal Singh | July 18, 2017

Nemanja Matic has long been linked with Manchester United and Juventus, but there seems to be no deal close to completion for the midfielder, as both the clubs are only passively pursuing the player due to Chelsea’s high demands. According to reports from Corriere dello Sport, Matic is trying to force his move out of the…

Manchester City's Sergio Aguero celebrates scoring their second goal.

Chelsea Eye Manchester City Striker Sergio Aguero

By BF Staff | July 17, 2017

Manchester City ace, Sergio Aguero, has reportedly emerged as a target for the Premier League Champions Chelsea, as the Blues look for a suitable replacement for Diego Costa. Aguero has been mooted to leave the Citizens in recent months after he lost his place to Gabriel Jesus last summer. And with Chelsea having lost the…

Chelsea's Nemanja Matic, Willian and Asmir Begovic arrive for training.

Nemanja Matic May Have To Force His Way Through To Manchester United

By Vishal Singh | July 17, 2017

Nemanja Matic has been the subject of transfer talks for some time now, and with the arrival of Tiemoue Bakayoko from Monaco, the Serbian midfielder, whose move was kept on hold till the 22-year-old’s arrival, is free to pursue his future elsewhere. Since the player has been expected to leave Stamford Bridge for a while,…

Gabon's Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang celebrates scoring a goal with Malick Evouna.

Aubameyang Targeted By Premier League Champions Chelsea

By BF Staff | July 17, 2017

Chelsea have had a summer transfer window to forget so far, after not only losing main striker Diego Costa, but also seeing number one target Romelu Lukaku head to rivals Manchester United. Antonio Conte is a frustrated figure at Stamford Bridge at the moment, and is desperate to find a star striker that guarantees goals…

Juventus Enter Bidding War For Nemanja Matic

By BF Staff | July 16, 2017

Juventus have entered the bidding war for Chelsea midfielder Nemanja Matic, according to reports. Matic has been linked with a move away from the club this summer, and as the beginning of the new season draws closer, he is looking to sort his future out as soon as possible. The Serbian could only watch as…

Gonzalo Higuain in action with Atalanta's Rafael Toloi and Franck Kessie.

Chelsea Ready To Splash The Cash For Gonzalo Higuain

By BF Staff | July 16, 2017

Chelsea have submitted an incredible bid of £88 million for Juventus star Gonzalo Higuain, according to Italian newspaper Tuttosport. As per the latest reports, Chelsea have made an offer for Higuain in an attempt to replace Diego Costa at Stamford Bridge. The Blues initially considered Everton main-man Romelu Lukaku as a potential replacement, before Jose Mourinho secured…

Monaco's Tiemoue Bakayoko arrives for training.

OFFICIAL: Tiemoue Bakayoko Completes Chelsea Move

By Kunal | July 15, 2017

Chelsea have officially announced the signing of Tiemoue Bakayoko from AS Monaco. The France international was linked with big-money moves to both Chelsea and Man Utd, but the Blues, who were always the frontrunners in this transfer race, have now secured the signing of the midfielder, much to the relief of the fans as well as…

Costa celebrates scoring Chelsea's first goal with Nemanja Matic.

Nemanja Matic Left Out Of Chelsea’s Pre-Season Tour

By Vishal Singh | July 15, 2017

Nemanja Matic will be right with Diego Costa, as both players will not be a part of Chelsea’s pre-season tour to Asia. The pre-season tour, which goes to China and Singapore, does not include Nemanja Matic’s name, which could possibly mean that manager Antonio Conte does not see the midfielder as a part of the…

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