Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich on Wednesday confirmed he will sell the Premier League club amid Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. Russian billionaire Abramovich has decided it is in the “best interest” of the Champions League holders if he parts ways with the club he has transformed since his purchase in 2003. “As I have stated before, I have always taken decisions ...

Chelsea manager Thomas Tuchel said on Monday that Romelu Lukaku should not be made fun of after the £98 million ($133 million) striker had just seven touches in the weekend’s 1-0 win at Crystal Palace. Last Saturday’s figure is the fewest number of touches registered by any player who completed the 90 minutes since such data was first recorded in ...

A Brazilian football fan was shot and killed Saturday in Sao Paulo in fights that broke out after the local team Palmeiras lost to Chelsea in the Club World Cup, police said. Fans had gathered outside Allianz Parque, the Palmeiras stadium, to watch the game being played in the United Arab Emirates. Chelsea won 2-1. Afterwards fights broke out among ...

Manchester City’s Spanish manager Pep Guardiola holds the winner’s trophy as the team celebrates victory after the English FA Cup final football match between Manchester City and Watford at Wembley Stadium in London, on Saturday. Manchester City beat Watford 6-0 at Wembley to claim the FA Cup. Photo: AFP Premier League leaders Manchester City will travel to Peterborough in the ...

Manchester United reportedly face a fight to sign No1 target Declan Rice this summer with the England midfielder waiting to find out the level of interest from boyhood club Chelsea. United are ready to step up interest in 23-year-old Rice with the need to sign a midfield general becoming a top priority. West Ham have slapped a £100m valuation on ...

Chelsea have completed the signing of Mason Burstow from Charlton Athletic, with the teenage striker returning to the Valley on loan for the remainder of the 2021/22 season. 18-year-old Burstow joined Charlton in October 2020 as a second-year scholar from non-league Welling United and made his senior debut earlier this term in the EFL Trophy against Crawley Town. Coming off ...