Lille to bid £36m for Chelsea striker Michy Batshuayi?Lille are reportedly willing to spend £36m to sign Chelsea striker Michy Batshuayi within the next week.
Diego Costa: 'Antonio Conte text was a moment of madness'Diego Costa believes that Antonio Conte's decision to inform him by text about having no future at Chelsea was a "moment of madness".
Antonio Conte: 'Chelsea gave perfect response'Chelsea boss Antonio is pleased with "a perfect response of the champions" following their 2-1 win at Tottenham Hotspur in Sunday's Premier League match at Wembley.
Aug 20, 19:16
Mauricio Pochettino: 'There is a player power problem in football'Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino feels that there is "a problem" with player power in football as they prepare to face a Chelsea side missing Diego Costa.
Aug 20, 13:40
Diego Costa 'refusing to clear out training ground locker'Diego Costa is so upset with the way he has been treated by Chelsea manager Antonio Conte that he will not even return to the club to clear his locker, a report claims.
Aug 20, 11:56
Diego Costa 'rejects China move as Atletico Madrid return closes in'A report claims that Atletico Madrid have agreed to pay Chelsea up to £50m for Diego Costa after the striker turned down a fresh approach from Far East clubs.
Aug 20, 09:09
Jose Mourinho: 'Chelsea are still title favourites'Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho believes that Chelsea remain favourites for the Premier League title despite their tumultuous pre-season.
Aug 19, 10:18
Preview: Tottenham Hotspur vs. ChelseaSports Mole previews Sunday afternoon's Premier League meeting between Tottenham Hotspur and Chelsea at Wembley Stadium.
Aug 18, 16:30
Antonio Conte: 'Diego Costa is the past'Chelsea boss Antonio Conte laughs off controversial striker Diego Costa's recent conduct, branding the Spain international "the past".
Aug 18, 13:52
Diego Costa: 'Chelsea are pricing me out of Atletico Madrid move'Chelsea forward Diego Costa says that the Premier League outfit are pricing him out of his preferred switch to Atletico Madrid.
Aug 18, 12:14
Atletico Madrid ace Gabi tells Diego Costa to "respect" ChelseaChelsea striker Diego Costa is told by former Atletico Madrid teammate Gabi that he must not push through a switch between clubs as it would disrespect the Blues.
Aug 17, 22:34
Everton shock contenders to sign Diego Costa from Chelsea?Chelsea striker Diego Costa could be offered a temporary escape route from Stamford Bridge by Everton, who reportedly want him on loan until January.
Aug 17, 19:31
Report: Atletico Madrid to reimburse Diego Costa for Chelsea finesA report from Spain claims that Atletico Madrid are willing to reimburse any fines accrued by Diego Costa at Chelsea if he moves back to the La Liga club this summer.
Aug 17, 13:48
Chelsea forward Diego Costa: 'I want Atletico Madrid move'Chelsea forward Diego Costa releases a statement to reiterate his desire to join Atletico Madrid.
Aug 17, 10:38
Deportivo La Coruna interested in Diego Costa loan?Wantaway Chelsea striker Diego Costa is linked with a loan move to Spanish side Deportivo La Coruna.
Aug 16, 19:25
Chelsea 'bemused by Diego Costa's criticism of Antonio Conte text'Chelsea are reportedly confused by Diego Costa's public stance after the striker asked to leave the club three times over the past year.
Aug 15, 10:34
Antonio Conte 'at odds with Chelsea board over transfer targets'Chelsea manager Antonio Conte and the club's board are reportedly miles apart with regards to transfer strategy.
Aug 15, 10:02
Joey Barton urges Liverpool, Everton to move for Chelsea star Diego CostaJoey Barton urges Liverpool and Everton to swoop for Chelsea striker Diego Costa, who has allegedly been told that he can leave Stamford Bridge this summer.
Aug 14, 21:34
Report: Chelsea expect Diego Costa to return and become available for selectionChelsea are expecting striker Diego Costa to return to the club and train as per the terms of his contract, according to reports.
Aug 14, 18:49
Diego Costa 'fined by Chelsea for no-show'Spain international Diego Costa is reportedly fined by Chelsea for not returning to pre-season training with the Premier League champions last month.
Aug 14, 15:23
Cesar Azpilicueta: 'New Chelsea signings not on same level as departed players'Cesar Azpilicueta believes that Chelsea's summer signings are not on the same level as those who have recently left the club.
Aug 14, 09:31
Diego Costa refuses to return to ChelseaChelsea outcast Diego Costa confirms that he will not return to the club while his future remains up in the air.
Aug 13, 23:52
Diego Costa: 'Antonio Conte has no charisma'Chelsea outcast Diego Costa accuses Blues manager Antonio Conte of being lacking in "charisma".
Aug 13, 23:41
Diego Costa 'wants Chelsea loyalty bonus'Chelsea outcast Diego Costa is allegedly seeking an unpaid loyalty bonus as part of his reported legal action against the club.
Aug 13, 22:49
Diego Costa facing fine for going AWOL?Chelsea outcast Diego Costa reportedly faces a fine of £300,000 after allegedly failing to return to the club for training.
Aug 13, 20:23
Result: Burnley stun nine-man Chelsea at Stamford BridgeSam Vokes scores twice as Burnley record a 3-2 win at Premier League champions Chelsea on the opening weekend of the season.
Aug 12, 16:58
Team News: Alvaro Morata on bench for ChelseaAlvaro Morata starts on the bench as Chelsea welcome Burnley to Stamford Bridge.
Aug 12, 14:03
Chelsea 'concerned Diego Costa weight gain will scupper sale'Chelsea are allegedly concerned that Diego Costa's summer weight gain could render him unsellable.
Aug 12, 12:26
Antonio Conte: 'Alvaro Morata needs time'Chelsea manager Antonio Conte insists that record signing Alvaro Morata will 'need time' to adapt to the Premier League.
Aug 11, 15:51
Jurgen Klopp: "Incredible" Manchester City are title favouritesJurgen Klopp believes that Manchester City are "definitely the favourites" to win the Premier League title after further strengthening their squad this summer.
Aug 11, 09:10
Preview: Chelsea vs. BurnleySports Mole previews Saturday afternoon's Premier League meeting between defending champions Chelsea and Burnley at Stamford Bridge.
Aug 10, 19:59
Ben Mee excited to face Alvaro MorataBurnley defender Ben Mee admits that he is relishing the prospect of coming up against new Chelsea striker Alvaro Morata this weekend.
Aug 10, 15:50
Chelsea deal for Joao Cancelo imminent?Chelsea are reportedly close to completing a £25m deal for Valencia right-back Joao Cancelo.
Aug 10, 15:13
Ray Wilkins "worried" Chelsea could suffer this season due to transfer businessRay Wilkins admits that he is "worried" about Chelsea's season if the club fail to bring in more players.
Aug 7, 20:48
Diego Simeone coy on Diego Costa interestAtletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone remains coy when questioned on reports linking Chelsea forward Diego Costa with a return to the club.
Aug 6, 21:16
AC Milan reveal interest in AS Monaco forward Radamel FalcaoAC Milan CEO Marco Fassone reveals that the Italian giants are open to signing AS Monaco striker Radamel Falcao this summer.
Aug 5, 09:57
Preview: Arsenal vs. ChelseaSports Mole previews Sunday's Community Shield match between FA Cup holders Arsenal and Premier League champions Chelsea at Wembley.
Aug 5, 00:11
Chelsea slam "nonsense" Diego Costa claimsA Chelsea spokesman hits out at "nonsense" comments from the lawyer representing Blues outcast Diego Costa.
Aug 4, 15:10
Diego Costa 'to hand in transfer request'Chelsea striker Diego Costa is reportedly preparing to hand in a formal transfer request in order to accelerate his exit from the club.
Aug 3, 18:59
Chelsea struggling to offload Diego Costa as AC Milan against six-month loan?Chelsea are reportedly struggling to get rid of Diego Costa, as deals with Atletico Madrid and AC Milan are proving difficult.
Aug 2, 12:44