Hazard takes sly dig at Arsenal, Inter try to steal Conte

Chelsea star Eden Hazard brought along the banter following his side’s 3-1 trouncing of Arsenal on Saturday evening. “It’s been a great day, we all enjoyed it,” the Belgian said after the game. “The fans were amazing. 3-1 is a good result for us and the gap is bigger now which is good. We want to stay there forever and we enjoy it.” Hazard doubled Chelsea’s lead after half-time with a solo goal, dribbling all the way from the halfway line, shrugging off Mustafi and Coquelin before firing past a…

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“We do more with Conte,” Hazard takes aim at Mourinho, Costa agrees mega China deal

Chelsea playmaker Eden Hazard has rocked the media with a comparison between managers  Conte and Jose Mourinho. According to the Belgian winger, current manager Conte is a more detailed tactician than Mourinho. In an interview with Thierry Henry for Sky Sports, the winger said, “Tactical training. We do more with Conte. We know exactly what to do on the pitch, where I have to go, the defenders where they have to go. “With Mourinho it was just he put the system, but we didn’t work a lot. We know what…

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Chelsea forward seals move, Costa returns and more

  Middlesbrough have completed the signing of striker Patrick Bamford in a £5.5m deal from Chelsea. The 23-year-old has signed a four-and-a-half year deal with the Boro. He previously had a very successful loan spell with the Boro during the 2014-15 season. However, that spell was followed by disastrous loan spells at Crystal Palace, Norwich City and Burnley. He had recently cut short his loan spell with the Clarets and returned to Stamford Bridge. Meanwhile, unsettled Chelsea striker Diego Costa has joined training with the first team for the first time…

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Chelsea hitman refuses to play amidst speculation of massive China offer, fans react

BBC claims that Diego Costa has been dropped from the Chelsea squad that will travel to Leicester City this weekend. The Chelsea hitman has reportedly had a row with coaching staff and manager Antonio Conte over fitness issues. The player is said to believe he is carrying an injury, an opinion not shared by the club’s medical staff. Conte has given the staff his backing. This saga has come amidst rumours of a supposed £30M per year offer from China, an incredulous offer that may be playing a part in…

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