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Antonio Conte Wasn’t Exactly Impressed With Ross Barkley’s Chelsea Debut In Arsenal Loss

Arsenal beat Chelsea 2-1 on Wednesday night to book their place in the League Cup final on February 25 where they will meet Manchester City. Having played out a scoreless draw at Stamford Bridge in the first leg, it was all to play for coming into Wednesday night’s fixture. Chelsea boss Antonio Conte expressed his disappointment after the full-time whistle …

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Diego Costa Has Released A Statement On His Future

LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 22: Diego Costa of Chelsea celebrates scoring the opening goal during the Premier League match between Chelsea and Hull City at Stamford Bridge on January 22, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

Despite his pivotal role in Chelsea’s title-winning side last season, Diego Costa has been edging closer and closer towards the exit door this summer. The Brazilian-born striker was ordered recently to return for the new campaign with the Blues having not shown up for pre-season training a number of weeks ago. Following a bust-up with Chelsea manager Antonio Conte back …

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Returning Chelsea Defender Ready To Make An Impact

SOUTHPORT, ENGLAND- October 31: Kurt Zouma of Chelsea looks on during the Premier League 2 match between Everton U21s and Chelsea U21s at Haig Avenue Stadium on October 31, 2016 in Southport, England. (Photo by Nathan Stirk/Getty Images)

Chelsea defender Kurt Zouma is nearing match fitness and preparing to slot straight into Antonio Conte’s 3-man defence, as reported by the Daily Mail. The defender has of course been unavailable for selection since he underwent surgery for a cruciate knee ligament injury sustained last February. The Frenchman had earned a myriad of plaudits before this, his combination of pace …

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Diego Costa’s Relationship With Antonio Conte Has Already Turned Poisonous [Report]

According to the latest reports, Diego Costa has already become fed up with Antonio Conte’s overly controlling style of management.  The Italian manager is without question one of the most animated figures in the Premier League this season. Marshaling the touchline for each Chelsea fixture, Conte is frequently seen gesticulating in an aggressive manner at his players. During the Blues …

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Chelsea Boss Ignites Joe Hart Speculation After Turning Up At Torino Clash

Manchester United TURIN, ITALY - SEPTEMBER 18: Joe Hart (C) of FC Torino salutes the fans at the end of the Serie A match between FC Torino and Empoli FC at Stadio Olimpico di Torino on September 18, 2016 in Turin, Italy. (Photo by Valerio Pennicino/Getty Images)

Chelsea head coach Antonio Conte was in Italy this past weekend to take in Torino’s Serie A clash with Fiorentina, fuelling speculation the manager is interested in bringing goalkeeper Joe Hart to Stamford Bridge. While the reason for his attendance hasn’t been verified, The Mirror have indicated that Hart could be a possible target for Conte in light of the recent turbulence surrounding current …

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Fabregas Responds To Surprise Reports That Suggest He Could Leave Chelsea

Despite registering an impressive performance in their latest Premier League win of the new season, a 3-0 win over Burnley on Saturday, Chelsea supporters endured a tougher weekend than expected amid speculation that playmaker Cesc Fabregas could be on this way out of the club. A report that originated in Spain and was reported by The Sun suggested that the Spaniard had been …

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Chelsea Line Up Four More Acquisitions [Report]

LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 14: The new Chelsea Manager Antonio Conte talks to the media during a press conference at Stamford Bridge on July 14, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Steve Bardens/Getty Images)

Antonio Conte and Chelsea have enjoyed a successful transfer window this summer. While Manchester United have grabbed most of the headlines, for understandable reasons, Chelsea have quietly gone about bolstering their squad for the season ahead. Belgian international Michy Batshuayi will be a more than able understudy to Diego Costa, something Chelsea badly missed last season. In addition to this, acquiring …

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Antonio Conte Predicts A Big Chelsea Future For Eden Hazard

Antonio Conte is an ambitious man. He steered Juventus to three Serie A titles in a row and picked up the Panchina d’Oro, for Serie A manager of the season, each time.  Given such a stellar history he would have been bitterly disappointed with Italy’s quarter-final exit at Euro 2016 despite the mediocre players at his disposal. He will want …

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Conte Outlines His £140 Million Plan As Chelsea Revamp Begins

BORDEAUX, FRANCE - JULY 02: Head coach Italy Antonio Conte head coach of Italy reacts during the UEFA EURO 2016 quarter final match between at Stade Matmut Atlantique on July 2, 2016 in Bordeaux, France. (Photo by Claudio Villa/Getty Images)

Newly-appointed Chelsea boss Antonio Conte has laid bare his planned transfer market moves and they make for sweet reading for Chelsea supporters. The Italian, who has received extensive plaudits for his tutoring of the Italian national team at Euro 2016, has identified three players he hopes to bring to Stamford Bridge in the coming days as reported by the Express. …

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Chelsea Need To Be Shrewd In The Market For A New Midfield Maestro

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Antonio Conte overachieved with his Italy team at the European Championships but will be feeling the effects of entering the transfer window late as he desperately attempts to bolster the midfield at Chelsea. The addition of Michy Batshuayi looks to be an impressive one for the London club, but Conte has failed in his quest to recruit Belgian star Radja …

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