Official Club News Archive

Lucas Piazon admits Chelsea ambitions

It was in the January of 2012 that Chelsea FC managed to lure one of the top young sensations in the footballing world to Stamford Bridge in the form of Lucas Piazon. However, Piazon’s Chelsea journey is yet to kick off, with the young Brazilian being loaned out to several clubs, Eintracht Frankfurt being the most

Chelsea new signing vows to prove critics wrong

Loic Remy was slammed by many footballing experts around the world for his move to relegation strugglers QPR. Blessed with a brilliant pace and a keen eye for goal, the Frenchman was expected to be a hit in Europe with some of the major clubs after moving from Marseille. And his recent failure to secure

Chelsea legends laud the club's summer transfer deals

Chelsea Football Club has been praised high and low this summer for their dealings in the transfer market this season. Diego Costa, Cesc Fabregas and Loic Remy were just the deals the club needed to compete at the highest level this year, and these were achieved without stressing the deep moneybags of Roman Abramovich. Jose

Manchester City move was not a plan, assures Frank Lampard

Many Chelsea fans might have felt betrayed by Frank Lampard when his move to Manchester City was confirmed to be a reality, rather than what most of us brushed aside as ‘baseless rumours’. However, it is also true that we all decided to look over it for this, for he is a legend for us,

No 'Player Power' reality at Chelsea FC, says Frank Lampard

Chelsea Football Club has often been pointed out as a popular example of having coaches fired because the senior members of the squad didn’t approve of their methods. From the likes of Big Phil, Scolari, to the most recent Andre Vilas Boas, rumours always went around that the big 5, namely, Didier Drogba, Frank Lampard,

Everton land Chelsea’s Atsu on loan

Everton have completed the loan signing of Christian Atsu from Chelsea. The 22-year old Ghanaian winger has signed a season-long loan with the Toffees after passing a medical on Wednesday afternoon and securing the required UK work permit to allow him to play in England. Atsu, who joined Chelsea last summer before spending last season

Jose Morais leaves Chelsea for Al Shabbab

Jose Morais has left Chelsea’s backroom team. The assistant first team coach has taken a one-year sabbatical to become manager of Saudi Arabian team Al-Shabbab. The scouting and analysis part of Morais’s role will be covered by head of analysis and opposition scout James Melbourne for the 2014/15 season. Melbourne will report directly into Jose

OFFICIAL: Southampton loan Bertrand from Chelsea

Southampton have swooped for Chelsea fullback Ryan Bertrand. Southampton have announced the signing of Chelsea left-back Bertrand on a season-long loan. The Chelsea left-back joins the Saints on a short-term deal having seen his opportunities at the Blues limited following the signing of Filipe Luis from Atletico Madrid. Southampton have signed Ryan Bertrand from Chelsea

OFFICIAL: Everton seal €35m Lukaku deal

The Belgian has returned to Goodison Park permanently, where he scored 15 league goals on loan from Chelsea last term, after falling further down the Stamford Bridge pecking order. Roberto Martinez says their swoop for Chelsea striker Romelu Lukaku is a historic day for the club. Everton have signed Lukaku from Chelsea for a club-record

Chelsea sign Mario Pasalic

Chelsea have announced the signing of midfielder Mario Pasalic from Hajduk Split. The 19-year-old, who was named in Croatia’s provisional 30-man World Cup squad, will join up with Jose Mourinho’s squad for its first pre-season training session on Wednesday afternoon. ‘I am very happy because I am now a Chelsea player,’ Pasalic told Chelsea’s official