Jack Butland sets sights on displacing Joe Hart as England number oneStoke City keeper Jack Butland reveals that he is determined to replace Joe Hart as England's No.1 ahead of Euro 2016.
Stoke City boss Mark Hughes eyeing improvement on last seasonStoke City boss Mark Hughes targets an improvement on his team's ninth-place finish in the Premier League last season in the current campaign following their resurgence.
Nov 27, 19:56
Match Analysis: Maccabi Tel Aviv 0-4 ChelseaSports Mole takes an in-depth look at Chelsea's convincing 4-0 victory over 10-man Maccabi Tel Aviv in Group G of the Champions League.
Nov 24, 22:27
Jose Mourinho: 'Second successive victory important for Chelsea'Jose Mourinho says that it was important for Chelsea to win two games in a row after their 4-0 Champions League victory over Maccabi Tel Aviv.
Nov 24, 22:15
Result: Chelsea net four to thrash 10-man Maccabi Tel AvivChelsea move a step closer to qualification from Group G of the Champions League with a 4-0 away thrashing of 10-man Maccabi Tel Aviv.
Nov 24, 21:40
Preview: Maccabi Tel Aviv vs. ChelseaSports Mole previews Tuesday's Champions League Group G match between Maccabi Tel Aviv and Chelsea.
Nov 23, 14:14
Charlie Adam tips Jack Butland to 'play for top team'Stoke City's Charlie Adam backs goalkeeper Jack Butland to play for one of the Premier League's "top teams" in the future.
Nov 22, 12:16
Result: Diego Costa goal gives Chelsea victory over Norwich CityA Diego Costa goal gives Chelsea their first Premier League victory in four matches with a 1-0 win over Norwich City at Stamford Bridge.
Nov 21, 16:55
Half-Time Report: Goalless between Chelsea, Norwich CityChelsea and Norwich City play out a goalless 45 minutes in their Premier League clash at Stamford Bridge, as the visitors have a penalty claim turned down.
Nov 21, 15:48
Preview: Chelsea vs. Norwich CitySports Mole previews Saturday afternoon's Premier League clash between Chelsea and Norwich City at Stamford Bridge.
Nov 20, 15:15
Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois could return against Bournemouth?Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois is reportedly targeting a return to action against Bournemouth on December 5.
Nov 20, 09:41
Thibaut Courtois back in Chelsea training ahead of first-team returnThibaut Courtois takes part in Chelsea training for the first time in two months as part of his ongoing rehabilitation.
Nov 19, 18:43
Euro 2016 missing men XISports Mole selects a best XI of the footballers that will not be playing at next summer's European Championships in France.
Nov 19, 12:24
Match Analysis: Republic of Ireland 2-0 Bosnia-HerzegovinaSports Mole reviews the action from Dublin as the Republic of Ireland seal their place in Euro 2016 after beating Bosnia-Herzegovina 2-0 on the night.
Nov 16, 22:54
Result: Jonathan Walters fires the Republic of Ireland to Euro 2016Jonathan Walters scores twice as the Republic of Ireland claim a 3-1 aggregate win over Bosnia-Herzegovina in their Euro 2016 playoff to book their place in France.
Nov 16, 21:37
Half-Time Report: Republic of Ireland close in on Euro 2016 spotJonathan Walters scores from the penalty spot to give the Republic of Ireland a 2-1 aggregate lead in their Euro 2016 playoff against Bosnia-Herzegovina in Dublin.
Nov 16, 20:33
Asmir Begovic wary of Jonathan Walters threat ahead of playoff second legBosnia-Herzegovina goalkeeper Asmir Begovic admits that he will be warning his teammates about the possible threat of Republic of Ireland frontman Jonathan Walters.
Nov 15, 22:11
Match Analysis: Bosnia-Herzegovina 1-1 Republic of IrelandSports Mole reviews the action from Zenica as the Republic of Ireland earn a 1-1 draw in the away leg of their Euro 2016 playoff with Bosnia-Herzegovina.
Nov 13, 22:28
Asmir Begovic: 'Republic of Ireland tough to break down'Bosnia-Herzegovina goalkeeper Asmir Begovic suggests that the Republic of Ireland were tough opponents in the first leg of their Euro 2016 qualification playoff.
Nov 13, 22:25
Result: Edin Dzeko cancels out Robbie Brady opener to deny Republic of IrelandA late Edin Dzeko goal cancels out Robbie Brady's opener to deny the Republic of Ireland a first-leg victory in their Euro 2016 playoff with Bosnia-Herzegovina.
Nov 13, 21:52
Kevin Kilbane: 'Republic of Ireland must not be fazed by Bosnia and Herzegovina'Kevin Kilbane believes that the Republic of Ireland must not let Bosnia and Herzegovina's big-name players get to them.
Nov 12, 22:36
Preview: Bosnia-Herzegovina vs. Republic of IrelandSports Mole previews the Euro 2016 playoff action as Bosnia-Herzegovina welcome Martin O'Neill's Republic of Ireland side to Zenica.
Nov 10, 16:47
Shay Given: 'Jack Butland has great future for Stoke City, England'Stoke City goalkeeper Shay Given believes that teammate and fellow stopper Jack Butland will be competing against Joe Hart for the England goalkeeper jersey in the future.
Nov 8, 13:33
Asmir Begovic: 'Chelsea players behind Jose Mourinho'Asmir Begovic says that the Chelsea players are behind under-pressure manager Jose Mourinho.
Nov 7, 20:11
Result: Marko Arnautovic strike downs Chelsea to pile further pressure on Jose MourinhoStoke City increase the pressure on Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho by beating the Blues 1-0 at the Britannia Stadium thanks to a second-half strike from Marko Arnautovic.
Nov 7, 19:24
Half-Time Report: Chelsea, Stoke City level at breakChelsea and Stoke City remain level following a goalless first half at the Britannia Stadium in the Premier League.
Nov 7, 18:20
Asmir Begovic: Poor start has "not been easy" to deal withAsmir Begovic says that the Chelsea squad harbour a "huge determination to turn things round" after a disappointing start to the season.
Nov 7, 15:02
Match Analysis: Chelsea 2-1 Dynamo KievSports Mole takes an in-depth look at Chelsea's 2-1 victory over Dynamo Kiev as Willian's late free kick puts Chelsea into the top two of Champions League Group G.
Nov 4, 22:29
Result: Willian free kick gives Chelsea victory over Dynamo KievA late Willian free kick gives Chelsea a 2-1 victory over Dynamo Kiev in their Champions League clash, as Aleksandar Dragovic scores in both goals.
Nov 4, 21:44
Sports Mole's Premier League Team of the WeekSports Mole picks out the 11 most impressive players from the most recent round of Premier League encounters.
Nov 3, 08:00
Match Analysis: Chelsea 1-3 LiverpoolSports Mole analyses Liverpool's 3-1 win over Chelsea at Stamford Bridge in the Premier League.
Oct 31, 15:25
Result: Jose Mourinho's future in doubt as Liverpool down Chelsea at Stamford BridgeLiverpool duo Philippe Coutinho and Christian Benteke score to seal a 3-1 win over Chelsea, plunging Jose Mourinho's future into further doubt.
Oct 31, 14:39
Half-Time Report: Philippe Coutinho's late strike cancels out Ramires's opener at Stamford BridgePhilippe Coutinho scores an equaliser for Liverpool on the stroke of half time following Ramires's fourth-minute opener for Chelsea.
Oct 31, 13:37
Live Commentary: Chelsea 1-3 Liverpool - as it happenedRelive Sports Mole's live coverage of Liverpool's 3-1 win over Chelsea at Stamford Bridge in the Premier League.
Oct 31, 10:45
Result: Ten-man Stoke City knock Chelsea out on penaltiesStoke City knock out defending League Cup champions Chelsea, as Jose Mourinho's side lose 5-4 on penalties after the game finished 1-1 following extra time.
Oct 27, 22:33
Half-Time Report: Goalless between Stoke City, ChelseaStoke City and Chelsea play out a goalless 45 minutes in their League Cup tie at the Britannia Stadium, as Asmir Begovic produces a reaction save to deny the Potters.
Oct 27, 20:35
Asmir Begovic: 'Chelsea are getting better'Chelsea goalkeeper Asmir Begovic believes that the team is improving despite their inconsistent form.
Oct 26, 11:53
Result: West Ham see off 10-man Chelsea to move thirdAndy Carroll heads a late winner as West Ham United beat champions Chelsea 2-1 at Upton Park.
Oct 24, 16:57
Half-Time Report: West Ham lead 10-man ChelseaMauro Zarate gives West Ham United the lead before Nemaja Matic is sent off for Chelsea in the first half of a feisty London derby at Upton Park.
Oct 24, 15:53
Match Analysis: Dynamo Kiev 0-0 ChelseaSports Mole takes an in-depth look at the goalless Champions League draw between Dynamo Kiev and Chelsea, a match that saw the visitors hit the woodwork on two occasions.
Oct 20, 22:30