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Chelsea’s Best XI Since The Turn Of The Millennium

LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 24: John Terry and Didier Drogba of Chelsea hold the trophy after the Barclays Premier League match between Chelsea and Sunderland at Stamford Bridge on May 24, 2015 in London, England. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

With the 2016/17 Premier League season nearing its conclusion, Chelsea seem very likely to win another title, and much of this, of course, has been down to the vast level of talent currently available to manager Antonio Conte. Taking inspiration from this season’s all-conquering side, here we have named the Blues’ best XI since the turn of the millennium.  _________ (GK) Petr …

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Chelsea Aiming To Sign Four Players On Deadline Day Including £30m Moussa Dembélé [Sky Sports]

COBHAM, ENGLAND - JANUARY 06: Antonio Conte, Chelsea mananger, is pictured during a press conference at Chelsea Training Ground on January 6, 2017 in Cobham, England. (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)

After a month of relative inactivity in this transfer window, Chelsea have suddenly sprung into action. Antonio Conte’s side have a significant points cushion at the top of the Premier League table, but that seemingly won’t stop the manager from trying to bolster his squad – with Sky Sports (among others) claiming that they have expressed in, or are already …

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Five Players That Could Make Transfer Deadline Day Moves

Transfer Deadline WEST BROMWICH, ENGLAND - MARCH 19: Robbie Brady of Norwich City celebrates his team's 1-0 win in the Barclays Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and Norwich City at The Hawthorns on March 19, 2016 in West Bromwich, United Kingdom. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

With the transfer window’s deadline almost upon us, a number of late Premier League moves could come through before the time elapses. Some rumours that have been ongoing for weeks could finally become reality as players, managers and agents endure one of the most hectic and exciting times of the year. With Branislav Ivanovic set to seal a move to …

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Barcelona Interested In Signing Chelsea Stalwart

VELDEN, AUSTRIA - JULY 20: Branislav Ivanovic of Chelsea in action during the friendly match between WAC RZ Pellets and Chelsea F.C. at Worthersee Stadion on July 20, 2016 in Velden, Austria. (Photo by Srdjan Stevanovic/Getty Images)

Barcelona are reportedly considering bringing one of Chelsea’s longest serving players to La Liga in what may just be a win-win move for all parties.  According to The Sun, the Catalan giants have just £21 million to spend in 2017 and are looking for bargain additions to their squad. One such bargain Barca are said to be interested in is Chelsea …

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Opinion: Five Causes For Concern At High-Flying Chelsea

LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 26: Antonio Conte, Manager of Chelsea congratulates Thibaut Courtois after their team's 2-1 win in the Premier League match between Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur at Stamford Bridge on November 26, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Darren Walsh/Chelsea FC via Getty Images)

Chelsea have the world’s football media in a spell. Their fluid offensive fervour is backed up by a resolute defensive and a midfield marshalled by not one but two of the Premier League most gifted defensive midfield operators. They have settled into a style of play that suits them, and Conte knows exactly what his best team is. All this …

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West Ham Aiming To Sign Two Chelsea Players in January [Report]

LEICESTER, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 20: Cesc Fabregas of Chelsea celebrates scoring his sides fourth goal during the EFL Cup Third Round match between Leicester City and Chelsea at The King Power Stadium on September 20, 2016 in Leicester, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

West Ham will be looking to take advantage of Chelsea’s squad restructuring in January, according to reports on Tuesday. Blues manager Antonio Conte is believed to be still committed to embarking on a heavy renovation of the squad despite their recent upturn in form and re-emergence in the Premier League title race, which means that certain fringe players are likely …

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Chelsea Dealt Massive Injury Blow Ahead Of Manchester United Clash

LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 15: John Terry of Chelsea applauds supporters after the Barclays Premier League match between Chelsea and Leicester City at Stamford Bridge on May 15, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Paul Gilham/Getty Images)

Chelsea’s plans for their Premier League clash against Manchester United will have to be altered. Manager Antonio Conte had hoped to return captain John Terry to the starting lineup for the Stamford Bridge fixture, but the Times have reported that the 35-year-old has suffered an injury setback and is now almost certain not to feature at all. Terry has not played …

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Chelsea Have Been Dealt A Massive Injury Blow Ahead Of Hull Clash

COBHAM, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 23: Antonio Conte of Chelsea during a training session at Chelsea Training Ground on September 23, 2016 in Cobham, England. (Photo by Darren Walsh/Chelsea FC via Getty Images)

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte is already feeling the pressure at Chelsea. Their promising start to the season has been forgotten about as one point from a possible nine, as well as the wretched displays against Liverpool and Arsenal in their last two games, has seen attention turn to a more long-term strategy at Stamford Bridge and regard this campaign as …

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Here’s Who Ireland Need To Watch Out For Against Serbia

SOUTHAMPTON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 13: Valon Behrami of Watford battle for possession with Dusan Tadic of Southampton during the Premier League match between Southampton and Watford at St Mary's Stadium on August 13, 2016 in Southampton, England. (Photo by Tom Dulat/Getty Images)

Much of the lead up to this opening group qualifier has been based around who will not be on show for Serbia but there are still plenty of names familiar to Irish fans that the Boys in Green will have to be wary of. Like Ireland, most of Serbia’s high profile players are based in England. Aleksandar Kolarov and Nemanja Matic are …

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