Chelsea mired in uncertainty as challenges grow
If there's any English club that thrives in chaos and adversity, it's Chelsea.
And there's plenty of that at Stamford Bridge this offseason.
Abramovich’s Chelsea confronts anti-Semitism problem
LONDON (AP) — Gathered with his Chelsea directors, Roman Abramovich stopped the football talk to raise deep concerns.
This was in November 2017, and Abramovich was alarmed by a rise in...
FIFA bans Chelsea from signing players through next season
Chelsea was banned Friday from signing players until after the 2019-20 season, the latest European power punished by FIFA for flouting rules protecting young talent from premature international...
Sarri state: Humbling loss endangers Chelsea coach’s future
LONDON (AP) — The squad has been publicly undermined. There's been grumbling about the lack of contact from the owner. And the team was just handed its biggest loss in 28 years.
Maurizio Sarri's reign at Chelsea already looks like it's approaching the end, and he's not even completed a season.
"My job," Sarri said after Sunday's humiliating 6-0 loss at Manchester City, "is always at risk."
Such is the life of a Chelsea manager, at the whims of one of the most impatient owners in the Premier League.
Abramovich ends Swiss residency bid after ‘defamatory’ claim
GENEVA (AP) — Russian oligarch and Chelsea soccer club owner Roman Abramovich has withdrawn an application for residency in Switzerland after authorities made clear that it would be rejected, officials said Wednesday.
Lawyers for Abramovich lashed out at "defamatory" allegations involving money laundering and denied that he has links to organized crime.
New coaches, contrasting transitions at Arsenal and Chelsea
LONDON (AP) — When Arsenal and Chelsea square off on Saturday it will provide a glimpse into two contrasting managerial transitions for London rivals trying to rejoin the Premier League elite.
Chelsea fans have grown used to seeing new faces in the dugout. Maurizio Sarri is the 11th manager in 15 years of Roman Abramovich's ownership.