A look ahead to tonight's Premier League fixture at the Etihad Stadium
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Thursday 24 May 2012
Chelsea are hoping their new manager could be in place within the next two weeks, according to the club's chief executive Ron Gourlay.
Tuesday 22 May 2012
Isn't it funny – or maybe just sad – how often we touch up the more implacable realities of life with a dab or two from the palette of special pleading?
Monday 21 May 2012
Champions League winners Fernando Torres and Juan Mata have been added to the Spain squad ahead of the upcoming friendlies against Serbia and South Korea, the Spanish football federation have announced.
Tuesday 08 May 2012
Euro 2012 kicks-off in just a matter of weeks and in anticipation The Independent will be running down the key factors and people to keep an eye on in Poland and Ukraine this summer.
Wednesday 25 April 2012
Roberto di Matteo, the Chelsea interim manager, last night hailed the never-say-die spirit of his players that took them past Barcelona and into their second Champions League final in five seasons.
Sunday 01 April 2012
Aston Villa 2 Chelsea 4
Monday 19 March 2012
Interim Chelsea boss Roberto Di Matteo was happy with the contribution of defender Gary Cahill following his side's 5-2 win over Leicester in the sixth round of the FA Cup yesterday.
Wednesday 07 March 2012
Roberto Di Matteo's first team selection as Chelsea's interim manager last night was unremarkable in as much as it was the same XI, bar one, that had been fortunate to deny Birmingham City the win at Stamford Bridge in that might have brought the reign of Andre Villas-Boas to an even earlier end.
Saturday 03 March 2012
The Chelsea manager, Andre Villas-Boas, has risked further testing the patience of the club's owner, Roman Abramovich, by claiming his squad always lacked the quality to compete with Manchester City this season.
Friday 02 March 2012
Daniel Sturridge has become the latest Chelsea player to affirm publicly the qualities of Andre Villas-Boas, crediting the Portuguese with being the first manager at Stamford Bridge to have helped his international career.
Tuesday 21 February 2012
Didier Drogba stopped short of telling Chelsea to "man up" ahead of their Champions League clash at Napoli but called on his team-mates to take responsibility for getting their season back on track.
Thursday 02 February 2012
Since the implementation of a transfer window during the 2002/03 season, 'deadline day' has become something of a highlight during the football season.
Sunday 22 January 2012
Norwich City 0 Chelsea 0: Spanish striker substituted as Norwich hold out while Chelsea lose more ground to leaders
Sunday 22 January 2012
I genuinely feel worried for the three youngsters the club have signed
Friday 13 January 2012
Chelsea are in a fight with Arsenal and Liverpool for the final Champions League place having struggled throughout the first half of the season.
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