Jamie Redknapp: 'Diego Costa best centre-forward in Premier League'Jamie Redknapp says that Chelsea star Diego Costa is the best centre-forward in the Premier League.
Willian hails mental strength following away victory over Manchester CityChelsea winger Willian states that his side's memorable 3-1 victory over hosts Manchester City in the Premier League was in part down to his teammates' mental strength.
Dec 4, 14:20
Pep Guardiola 'sorry' for late Manchester City fracasManchester City manager Pep Guardiola claims that Sergio Aguero's wild challenge on David Luiz "was not intentional", but apologises for the behaviour of his players.
Dec 3, 21:28
John Stones: "Sour feeling" after Chelsea lossManchester City defender John Stones admits that his teammates are left with "quite a sour feeling" following their defeat to Chelsea.
Dec 3, 19:00
Result: Chelsea battle back at Etihad Stadium to beat profligate Manchester CityDiego Costa, Willian and Eden Hazard score second-half goals to help Chelsea recover from a goal down to beat nine-man Manchester City 3-1 in a top-of-the-table tussle.
Dec 3, 14:27
Live Commentary: Manchester City 1-3 Chelsea - as it happenedRelive Sports Mole's live text coverage of Man City's 3-1 defeat to Chelsea at the Etihad Stadium, as the Blues came out on top to move four clear.
Dec 3, 11:30
Inter Milan reject "absurd" rumours of move for Chelsea striker Diego CostaInter Milan sporting director Piero Ausilio rejects "absurd" reports that the club are considering a £50m move for Chelsea striker Diego Costa.
Nov 30, 11:00
Result: Chelsea end Tottenham Hotspur's unbeaten league run to climb topChelsea move back top of the Premier League table thanks to a 2-1 win over Tottenham Hotspur at Stamford Bridge, ending their rivals' unbeaten run in the process.
Nov 26, 19:21
Team News: Dele Alli back against unchanged ChelseaDele Alli returns to the Tottenham Hotspur starting XI for the London derby at Chelsea.
Nov 26, 16:32
Result: Sergio Aguero double earns Manchester City comeback win at BurnleyManchester City earn back-to-back wins in the Premier League for the first time in two months by beating Burnley 2-1 at Turf Moor, courtesy of Sergio Aguero's brace.
Nov 26, 14:26
Diego Costa, Thibaut Courtois to sign new Chelsea deals?Chelsea duo Diego Costa and Thibaut Courtois are reportedly keen to sign new contracts at the club despite having been linked with a move away during the summer.
Nov 24, 13:58
David Luiz: 'It's too early for Premier League title talk'Defender David Luiz insists that it is "too soon" for Chelsea to be thinking about the Premier League title after they moved to the top of the standings on Sunday.
Nov 21, 10:21
Antonio Conte hails "fantastic" Diego CostaChelsea manager Antonio Conte describes Diego Costa as a "fantastic striker" following his match-winning display against Middlesbrough at the Riverside.
Nov 20, 21:51
Antonio Conte happy with "very important" Chelsea winChelsea manager Antonio Conte hails his side's 1-0 win over Middlesbrough as a "very important" victory as the Blues climb to the top of the table.
Nov 20, 21:39
Aitor Karanka bemoans Middlesbrough errorMiddlesbrough manager Aitor Karanka claims that one mistake is to blame for their 1-0 defeat to new Premier League leaders Chelsea at the Riverside.
Nov 20, 20:36
Antonio Conte plays down Chelsea title favourites tagChelsea manager Antonio Conte plays down suggestions that his side are now title favourites after they moved top of the table with victory over Middlesbrough.
Nov 20, 20:18
Result: Diego Costa fires Chelsea top of the tableDiego Costa's 10th goal of the season fires Chelsea to a sixth consecutive clean sheet and victory, with their 1-0 win over Middlesbrough taking them top of the table.
Nov 20, 17:55
Team News: Chelsea remain unchanged for Middlesbrough tripDiego Costa is fit to start Chelsea's meeting with Middlesbrough at the Riverside Stadium, as Antonio Conte names an unchanged side.
Nov 20, 15:03
Live Commentary: Middlesbrough 0-1 Chelsea - as it happenedRelive Chelsea's 1-0 win over Middlesbrough at the Riverside as Diego Costa's goal fires Chelsea top of the table courtesy of a sixth successive win and clean sheet.
Nov 20, 15:00
Antonio Conte hails "fantastic" Eden HazardChelsea manager Antonio Conte heaps praise on the "fantastic" form of Eden Hazard.
Nov 19, 23:04
Antonio Conte: 'Diego Costa among world's best strikers'Antonio Conte believes that Diego Costa's form in the opening months of the 2016-17 season goes to show that he remains "one of the best strikers in the world".
Nov 19, 12:29
Antonio Conte: 'Diego Costa in good condition'Chelsea manager Antonio Conte confirms that Diego Costa and Eden Hazard are fit to face Middlesbrough at the Riverside Stadium.
Nov 18, 13:17
Middlesbrough's Ben Gibson relishing facing Diego CostaMiddlesbrough defender Ben Gibson says that he is relishing taking on Chelsea striker Diego Costa.
Nov 17, 19:58
Chelsea boss Antonio Conte 'to make late call on Diego Costa fitness'Chelsea manager Antonio Conte will reportedly leave it late to make a decision on Diego Costa's fitness ahead of Sunday's Premier League match against Middlesbrough.
Nov 15, 09:46
Chelsea keen to hand new deal to Diego Costa?Chelsea are reportedly keen to hand a new contract to striker Diego Costa after his excellent start to the season.
Nov 12, 10:29
Celta Vigo's Iago Aspas 'shocked' at Spain call-upCelta Vigo's Iago Aspas says that he is still "taking it all in" after being called into the Spain squad for the first time.
Nov 11, 19:07
Julen Lopetegui: 'Chelsea did not force Diego Costa withdrawal'Spain manager Julen Lopetegui insists that Chelsea played no part in Diego Costa's withdrawal from the squad through injury.
Nov 11, 17:20
Chelsea striker Diego Costa withdraws from Spain squad due to injuryChelsea striker Diego Costa withdraws from the Spain squad due to injury, meaning that he will miss games against Macedonia and England.
Nov 10, 12:30
Phil Jagielka: 'Everton didn't compete against Chelsea'Everton captain Phil Jagielka admits that his side were second best against Chelsea and could not compete with the new league leaders during their 5-0 defeat.
Nov 5, 20:53
Result: Chelsea thrash Everton at Stamford Bridge to move top of Premier LeagueChelsea produce one of the best all-round displays of the Premier League season to earn a 5-0 win over Everton at Stamford Bridge.
Nov 5, 19:23
Team News: Maarten Stekelenburg back for EvertonMaarten Stekelenburg returns to the Everton side to face an unchanged Chelsea.
Nov 5, 16:34
Live Commentary: Chelsea 5-0 Everton - as it happenedRelive Sports Mole's live coverage of Chelsea's 5-0 win over Everton, as the Blues produced their best display of the season to move top of the table.
Nov 5, 16:30
Antonio Conte has no regrets over failed Romelu Lukaku approachAntonio Conte insists that the form of Diego Costa so far this season has left him with "nothing to regret" in terms of his alleged failed approach for Romelu Lukaku.
Nov 4, 22:50
Gary Cahill: 'Premier League title race will remain tight'Gary Cahill insists that it is still "too early" to start talking of Premier League title success, claiming that no side will run away with it this term.
Oct 30, 19:59
Claude Puel: 'Early goal cost Southampton'Southampton boss Claude Puel bemoans his team conceding an early goal in Sunday's 2-0 loss to Chelsea in the Premier League.
Oct 30, 18:32
Result: Chelsea make it four wins in a row in the Premier LeagueChelsea record a 2-0 win over Southampton at St Mary's to register their fourth successive victory in the Premier League.
Oct 30, 17:52
Live Commentary: Southampton 0-2 Chelsea - as it happenedRelive Sports Mole's live coverage of Chelsea's 2-0 victory away at Southampton in the Premier League.
Oct 30, 15:00
Result: West Ham United send Chelsea crashing out of EFL CupCheikhou Kouyate and Edimilson Fernandes are on target to help West Ham United to a 2-1 win over Chelsea in an entertaining EFL Cup tie at the London Stadium.
Oct 26, 21:41
Diego Costa 'warned by Chelsea over Antonio Conte backlash'A report claims that Diego Costa has been warned by Chelsea to control his behaviour on the field after appearing to hit out at manager Antonio Conte against Leicester.
Oct 18, 15:07
Result: Chelsea humble champions Leicester City at Stamford BridgeDiego Costa, Eden Hazard and Victor Moses all register as Chelsea cruise to a 3-0 win over champions Leicester City at Stamford Bridge.
Oct 15, 14:20