Gallagher in top 3, Mudryk doesn't make top 10: Chelsea players with most minutes played so far this season
The 2023/24 season is in full swing with Chelsea looking to make amends for the disastrous 2022/23 campaign.Manager Mauricio Pochettino is yet to settle on his preferred starting XI at Stamford Bridge among injuries and patches of bad form.
Marcos Alonso sends sweet message to Chelsea after Spurs win & 3 more under-radar stories
Alonso: London is BlueFormer Chelsea defender Marcos Alonso definitely enjoyed the Blues' win over Spurs.Terry: One of the best games in a long timeJohn Terry shared his thoughts on Chelsea's win over Spurs too as he called it one of the best games he's seen in a while.
'What is wrong with this club?': Fans feel Chelsea's 2024 transfer decision makes zero sense
Chelsea have decided to part ways with Trevoh Chalobah and sign another centre-back to replace him in January 2024, Fabrizio Romano has reported.Even without Trev, the Blues are very-well stacked in defence, especially considering players returning from injuries.
'Broja out': Pochettino provides fitness updates on 7 players ahead of Arsenal game
"We are still struggling with some injuries to recover our players 100% but we are in a very positive way," Mauricio Pochettino said ahead of the Arsenal game."We need to assess now because we finished training a little late.
Chelsea confirm two players back in full training, one is Reece James
Reece James and Axel Disasi have returned to full training on Wednesday, Chelsea report via the club's website.The captain has been struggling with a hamstring injury since August and has featured just once in the Premier League so far this season.
3 injured Chelsea players spotted in training ahead of Arsenal game
Some Chelsea players who didn't travel for the international break trained at Cobham on Monday ahead of the Arsenal game this weekend. Axel Disasi who missed out on joining the France squad is fully recovered and trained with the group without problems.
Hazard's brother rules out retirement U-turn & 2 more under-radar stories at Chelsea today
Hazard's brother rules out retirement U-turnEden Hazard's brother Thorgan has ruled the possibility of the 32-year-old's re-thinking his decision to retain from football after a failed spell at Real Madrid.Thorgan said: "He is mentally and physically not capable of doing that.
'We complement each other really well': Badiashile and Disasi open up on defensive partnership
Axel Disasi and Benoit Badiashile are both Chelsea defenders but the duo have been playing together for a little while now.Their defensive partnership blossomed at Monaco where both players performed impressively.
Chelsea face a new injury concern as Axel Disasi had to withdraw from international duty
Chelsea are facing a new injury concern as defender Axel Disasi had to withdraw from international duty due to a tear in his quad muscle. Disasi had been dealing with a thigh issue and may have worsened it during the 4-1 win against Burnley, in which he played the full 90 minutes.
Pochettino sets challenge for Sterling & 4 more big Chelsea stories you might've missed
Lukaku breaks silence on Chelsea summer dramaRomelu Lukaku claims that he 'doesn't like to talk' about being criticized for his actions during the summer and that he 'worked' during that period. Badiashile tipped to return soonBenoit Badiashile should be available for selection in Chelsea's next game after the international break against Arsenal.
Disasi withdraws from France squad & 3 other under-radar stories at Chelsea
Palmer delights in first Chelsea goalCole Palmer scored his first goal for Chelsea in a 4-1 victory against Burnley. He said post-match: "It felt really good to get my first goal for this club and my first in the Premier League too.
What Disasi told Mudryk immediately after his debut Chelsea goal - spotted
After Mykhailo Mudryk scored his first Chelsea goal on Monday night, every Chelsea outfield player celebrated ecstatically, including defender Axel Disasi who only joined the club this summer. From a fan cam close to the area where Chelsea players celebrated Mudryk, Disasi can heard telling Mudryk: “You did it! You did man!!"Disasi has played every minute for Chelsea this season so far and is emerging as a leader for the club in defence.
'Proper Chels': Two episodes show new leader emerging at Chelsea
Chelsea recorded their second win in the Premier League this season by beating Fulham 2-0 away.Mykhaylo Mudryk and Armando Broja have been getting a lot of (deserved) flowers for their goals but there are also some things that could have avoided fans' attention.
Disasi wants Chelsea forwards to be 'killers' in final third as Blues fire blanks again
Chelsea failed to score for the second time in five opening league games, firing blanks against Bournemouth in a 0-0 draw.The Blues created plenty of chances but seemed chronically unable to score as forwards kept missing chances.
Chelsea XI vs Bournemouth revealed
Chelsea XI: Sanchez; Gusto, Disasi, Thiago Silva, Colwill; Ugochukwu, Enzo, Gallagher; Mudryk, Sterling, Jackson Subs: Petrovic, Bergstrom, Maatsen, Chilwell, Gilchrist, Palmer, Washington, Matos, StutterChelsea are taking on Bournemouth in the Premier League and hope to win their second game of the campaign.The kick-off at the Vitality Stadium is at 2 pm BST on Sunday, September 17.
How Chelsea's squad depth looks like after the end of chaotic summer window - shown in lineup
Chelsea had a crazy summer transfer window in which they were involved in a lot of transfer activity, both in terms of incomings and outgoings.They signed 12 new players in the summer (including youth team ones) and Mauricio Pochettino was given all his key transfer targets.
Chelsea's best XI to attack September fixtures after international break shown
Chelsea went into the international break with a painful 1-0 defeat at home to Nottingham Forest last Sunday. The break will be over in less than two weeks and then the Blues will play three tough games before September runs out — against Bournemouth, Aston Villa in the Premier League and Brighton in the League Cup third round.
'Save us from ourselves': Chelsea fan wants Todd Boehly & club to be hit with one punishment
Chelsea have made a countless number of signings during the first three transfer windows under Todd Boehly's ownership.The Blues have spent more than £1bn on incoming transfers, becoming the most expensive football team ever assembled.
Colwill injury update & 3 other big stories you could've missed
Colwill injury updateThe Chelsea defender had an injury scare in the Wimbledon game but now has been cleared of any injury and will join the England squad.Disasi told he's not good enough for ChelseaEx-Chelsea William Gallas says he doesn't 'understand why Disasi joined Chelsea' because he thinks the centre-back is too raw for the Premier League.
When Badiashile will be back from injury — revealed
Football London report that Benoit Badiashile will be available for the Bournemouth game on September 17, after the international break.The Frenchman picked up a hamstring injury late last season and had to miss the pre-season and the opening four games.
'I didn't understand why he joined': Gallas says summer signing wasn't ready for Chelsea move
Former Chelsea defender William Gallas does not believe Axel Disasi should have been signed by the club this summer as there is still some way to go in his development."I was one of the guys who didn’t understand why Disasi joined Chelsea," Gallas told Gambling Zone.
Chelsea XI vs Nottingham Forest revealed
Chelsea XI: Sanchez; Disasi, Thiago Silva, Colwill; Chilwell, Caicedo, Enzo, Gallagher, Gusto; Sterling, Jackson Subs: Petrovic, Bergstrom, Maatsen, Ugochukwu, Madueke, Mudryk, Palmer, WashingtonAnd here's Nottingham Forest XI to face Chelsea: Turner, Worrall, Mangala, Awoniyi, Gibbs-White, Yates, Aurier, McKenna, Danilo, Boly, Aina. After beating Luton and AFC Wimbledon at Stamford Bridge, Mauricio Pochettino's men can make it three from three at home with a win against Forest.
11 players in, 24 out, €199m net spend: All Chelsea summer transfer business
Chelsea dominated the transfer market once again as they completely revamped their squad while getting rid of the deadwood. With the transfer window now closed, let's take a look at all of Chelsea's summer transfer business.