MICHAEL ESSIEN NAMES HIS BEST MANAGER

Ghanaian football legend Michael Essien has named the best manager he had during his illustrious football career. In a chat with TalkSport earlier this month, the former Blues midfielder talked about the manager he enjoyed playing for the most.

exit door when the current season reaches its conclusion.

Willian opens the door for Chelsea stay next season Brazilian winger Willian has hinted that he could be prepared to stay put with Chelsea beyond the current season. The 31-year-old has been in a contract standoff with the Blues over the past year and he has been widely tipped to head through the


The attacker has been holding out for a three-year deal during the course of the negotiations, but the Blues have refused to bow to his demands and are not prepared to offer more than two years on the new contract. Still, Blues boss Frank Lampard has expressed the desire to keep hold of Willian next term and the forward has refused to rule out the possibility.

Kai Havertz has not yet been offered a deal,says Bayer Leverkusen sport director

Bayer Leverkusen sportsdirector Simon Rolfes has said that Kai Havertz has not yet received any offers even though the speculations regarding the transfer to Chelsea has been fairly high. He has been linked with a move to Premier League club and with the Blues have already signed Timo Werner and Hakim Ziyech. The player with his performance in this season for the club has caught the attention of Frank Lampard. In the current season, he has scored 12 goals from 30 matches and has helped Leverkusen to finish among the top five of the league.

Pulisic assures that he is 100 per cent fit for the FA Cup final

Christian Pulisic has declared he is 100 per cent fit for the FA Cup final against Arsenal in the upcoming Saturday. The player has been staying in the sidelines in the recent matches, as Frank Lampard is not ready to take any risks regarding the player’s fitness. In the match against Liverpool, he was in the field as a substitution and was able to score a goal and assist one as well. He was replaced in the last match of Chelsea against Wolves and was not included in the semifinal against Manchester United.

Danny Drinkwater has no regret over leaving Leicester City for Chelsea

England international Danny Drinkwater has said that he has no regrets over making the move to Chelsea from Leicester City four years ago. The midfielder was part of the Premier League winning side for the Foxes during the 2015/16 campaign but he thereafter made the switch to the Blues alongside N'Golo Kante.

Tomori aware of competition at Chelsea

Fikayo Tomori says that he has worked hard to be a part of the Premier League. He wants to test himself, he is happy to have a competition in the team. He has belonged to the youth academy of Chelsea and in the past years, he was given in loan to other clubs such as Brighton and Hove Albion, Hull City and Derby.

Frank Lampard likens Chelsea graduate to Manchester United legend

Chelsea manager Frank Lampard has likened Billy Gilmour with Manchester United legend Paul Scholes in terms of the ability. The 18-year-old has been limited to only six appearances in his debut season with the senior squad but he has caught the eye with his movement and passing range from the centre of the park.

Guardiola does not agree with Silva’s comments after derby defeat

Manchester City Pep Guardiola has refused to agree with Bernardo Silva’s comments following the club’s 2-0 derby defeat to Manchester United in the Premier League. The Citizens were without Kevin de Bruyne for the derby at Old Trafford and that definitely hampered them as they struggled to find the cutting edge in the attacking third.

Fernandes pleased with Manchester United’s performance against Chelsea

Manchester United’s January signing Bruno Fernandes is pleased with the effort of the team during the 2-0 league win over Chelsea on Monday night. The Portuguese faced the Blues in what was his first away game in the Premier League and he made an impression with an assist for Harry Maguire’s headed goal from a corner.

Frank Lampard appreciates good performance from Callum Hudson-Odoi

Chelsea manager Frank Lampard has appreciated the efforts of Callum Hudson-Odoi during the club’s 2-0 win over Nottingham Forest in the FA Cup fourth round. The England international has struggled for consistency with his performances since returning from a serious Achilles problem and that has frustrated a section of the club’s faithful.

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