Rene Meulensteen plays down Diego Costa absenceEx-Fulham manager Rene Meulensteen warns Manchester United that Chelsea are still dangerous despite Diego Costa's likely absence.
Sergio Aguero: Mario Balotelli is "insecure"Manchester City sriker Sergio Aguero labels Mario Balotelli as "insecure" in his new autobiography.
Manchester United's Louis van Gaal expects Diego Costa to line up for ChelseaManchester United boss Louis van Gaal believes that Diego Costa will play for Chelsea at Old Trafford on Sunday, despite the striker's recent bout of injury and illness.
Preview: Manchester United vs. ChelseaSports Mole previews the Premier League fixture between Manchester United and Chelsea at Old Trafford.
Jose Mourinho: Diego Costa has a "little chance" of returnChelsea manager Jose Mourinho says that striker Diego Costa has a "little chance" of featuring against Manchester United on Sunday.
Live Coverage: Jose Mourinho's weekly Chelsea press conferenceSports Mole brings you live coverage of Jose Mourinho's pre-match press conference ahead of Chelsea's trip to Manchester United.
Patrick Vieira: 'Chelsea could stay unbeaten this season'Patrick Vieira claims that Chelsea have the ability to avoid losing a game in the Premier League this season.
Oct 24, 04:53
Chelsea captain John Terry: 'Didier Drogba still a top player'Chelsea skipper John Terry backs Didier Drogba to perform against Manchester United this weekend.
Oct 24, 01:56
Chelsea's Diego Costa released from hospital following illnessChelsea striker Diego Costa is reportedly released from hospital after being treated for an illness.
Oct 23, 18:17
Preview: West Ham United vs. Manchester CitySports Mole previews Manchester City's Premier League visit to in-form West Ham United as the champions attempt to respond to another disappointing week in Europe.
Oct 23, 15:50
Fantasy Football advice: Week nineSports Mole looks ahead to the ninth weekend of Premier League action from a Fantasy Football point of view.
Oct 23, 14:03
Chelsea's Diego Costa 'forced to spend time in hospital with illness'Diego Costa is reportedly forced into hospital with an apparent stomach bug, suggesting that the Chelsea striker will miss this Sunday's clash against Manchester United.
Oct 23, 09:21
Chelsea's Loic Remy hopeful of playing this weekend, despite groin problemLoic Remy is hopeful that he will be fit to face Man United this weekend, despite Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho claiming that the forward should be out with a groin injury.
Oct 22, 13:06
Atletico Madrid 'considered Fernando Torres return in summer'Atletico chief executive Miguel Angel Gil Martin admits that they considered re-signing Fernando Torres from Chelsea in the summer before moving for Mario Mandzukic.
Oct 22, 11:36
Jose Mourinho unfazed by Chelsea striker shortageJose Mourinho insists that Chelsea "will not cry" over their striker shortage ahead of this weekend's trip to face Manchester United in the Premier League.
Oct 22, 06:17
Jose Mourinho: 'Didier Drogba could start at Manchester United'Jose Mourinho confirms that Didier Drogba could start against Manchester United at Old Trafford on Sunday.
Oct 21, 23:32
Match Analysis: Chelsea 6-0 MariborSports Mole takes an in-depth look at Chelsea's record-breaking 6-0 victory over Maribor in the Champions League.
Oct 21, 22:21
Marko Suler: 'I wanted to play against Diego Costa'Maribor defender Marko Suler says that he was relishing the challenge of playing against Diego Costa in this week's Champions League match against Chelsea.
Oct 20, 20:26
Chelsea midfielder Nemanja Matic wary of MariborNemanja Matic believes that Chelsea should "be very careful" when they come up against Maribor in the Champions League on Tuesday night.
Oct 20, 13:39
Chelsea striker Diego Costa to miss Maribor clashChelsea manager Jose Mourinho confirms that Diego Costa will sit out Tuesday's visit of Maribor in the Champions League through injury.
Oct 20, 12:53
Joe Hart: 'Sergio Aguero rubbish in training'Man City goalkeeper Joe Hart does not mind if hitman Sergio Aguero is "useless" in training providing the Argentine continues doing the business on the field.
Oct 20, 00:41
Sergio Aguero: 'Three points more important than goals'Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero insists that the three points were more important than his four goals in the 4-1 victory over Tottenham Hotspur.
Oct 19, 14:14
Preview: Chelsea vs. MariborSports Mole takes a closer look at Chelsea's upcoming Champions League encounter against Slovenian side Maribor.
Oct 19, 12:19
Graziano Pelle aiming to maintain goalscoring formSix-goal Southampton hitman Graziano Pelle aims to maintain his impressive goalscoring record throughout the entirety of his debut Premier League season.
Oct 19, 00:54
Jose Mourinho criticises Spain, confirms Diego Costa's Champions League absenceJose Mourinho criticises the Spanish national team after Diego Costa was forced to sit out Chelsea's 2-1 victory over Crsytal Palace through injury.
Oct 18, 18:14
Result: Chelsea still unbeaten after win at Crystal PalacePremier League leaders Chelsea maintain their unbeaten start to the season with a 2-1 victory over Crystal Palace in a match which finished 10-a-side at Selhurst Park.
Oct 18, 16:53
Half-Time Report: Two red cards in feisty opening 45 minutes between Chelsea and Crystal PalaceChelsea lead Crystal Palace 1-0 at the break thanks to Oscar's early free kick, while two red cards are shown shortly before half time.
Oct 18, 15:50
Jose Mourinho hails Diego Costa, Cesc Fabregas signingsChelsea boss Jose Mourinho hails the singings of Diego Costa and Cesc Fabregas.
Oct 18, 14:58
Team News: Diego Costa, Andre Schurrle not included in Chelsea squadDiego Costa is left out of Chelsea's matchday squad for their trip to Crystal Palace.
Oct 18, 14:05
Fernando Torres: 'Jose Mourinho wanted me to stay'Fernando Torres claims that Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho wanted him to stay at Stamford Bridge and that Diego Costa's arrival pushed him toward the exit.
Oct 17, 23:49
Jose Mourinho: 'Diego Costa doubtful for Crystal Palace trip'Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho reveals that striker Diego Costa is a doubt for his side's trip to Crystal Palace on Saturday afternoon.
Oct 17, 12:48
Live Coverage: Jose Mourinho's weekly Chelsea press conferenceSports Mole brings you live coverage of Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho's pre-match press conference ahead of the team's trip to Selhurst Park.
Oct 17, 12:15
Preview: Crystal Palace vs. ChelseaSports Mole previews the London derby between Crystal Palace and Chelsea at Selhurst Park, where the hosts will seek a repeat of last year's Premier League win.
Oct 16, 18:57
Fantasy Football advice: Week EightSports Mole looks ahead to the eighth weekend of Premier League action from a Fantasy Football point of view.
Oct 16, 14:22
Loic Remy ready to challenge Diego Costa for starting spotChelsea striker Loic Remy says that he joined Chelsea in the summer to become a better player over time.
Oct 15, 07:10
Man City's David Silva: 'It won't be easy for Chelsea to win the Premier League'Manchester City's David Silva does not believe that Chelsea will 'easily' win the Premier League this season, despite the strength of their squad.
Oct 14, 07:01
Vicente del Bosque pleased for Diego CostaSpain boss Vicente del Bosque praises Diego Costa after the Chelsea forward broke his international duck in last night's 4-0 win over Luxembourg.
Oct 13, 15:16
Diego Costa relieved to end Spain droughtDiego Costa says that he is relieved to end a six-game goal drought and net his first goal for Spain.
Oct 13, 00:06
Result: Spain cruise to victory over LuxembourgSpain record a comfortable 4-0 win over Luxembourg in their Euro 2016 qualifier.
Oct 12, 21:38
Half-Time Report: Spain in control at the breakSpain take a 2-0 lead in at half time against Luxembourg in their Euro 2016 qualifier.
Oct 12, 20:33