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The Russian oligarch has raised Chelsea from also-rans into a perenially successful powerhouse - Mark Critchley analyses his time at the helm

Jose Mourinho felt that Galatasaray were spurred on by their home support

Galatasaray 1 Chelsea 1: Jose Mourinho and Frank Lampard agree Turkish support spurred home side on to equaliser

Mourinho calls for Stamford Bridge to provide a similar effect and give Chelsea an extra 10% in the second leg on March 19

Costa has been identified as a potential solution to Jose Mourinho’s problems in front of goal

Transfer news: Atletico Madrid president Enrique Cerezo warns Chelsea off making a summer move for Diego Costa

Cerezo believes that Costa won't leave the club this year despite having a £32m release fee in his contract

Mesut Özil’s lacklustre display showed the effects of a busy run of games since Christmas

Mesut Ozil allowed extra time away from training in order to recapture his best form and boost Arsenal's trophy quest

The German midfielder has looked a shadow of his former self in recent weeks and was afforded an extra day off as he looks to regain his form and fitness

Aaron Ramsey insists he never doubted his own ability after becoming Arsenal's stand-out star this season

Arsenal midfielder Aaron Ramsey targeting a return for the North London derby against Tottenham on March 16

Ramsey has not played since the Boxing Day victory over West Ham after suffering a thigh injury but could return to hand Arsene Wenger a major boost in the run-in to the end of the season

Jose Mourinho is reported to be furious that off-the-record quotes were released by a French television channel

Jose Mourinho fuming after Chelsea manager is secretly recorded questioning age of Samuel Eto'o: 'He is 32 years old, maybe 35, who knows?'

French TV channel Canal Plus published an interview with Mourinho in which he questions the age of striker Eto'o

Fabricio Coloccini has been praised by Newcastle manager Alan Pardew for his early comeback against Aston Villa

Newcastle 1 Aston Villa 0: Fabricio Coloccini praised by Alan Pardew for making early return

Coloccini returned from injury to help Newcastle secure an important 1-0 victory over Villa thanks to a late Loic Remy winner

Transfer news: Tomas Rosicky and Arsenal reach 'an agreement' over new contract, reveals Arsene Wenger

Rosicky joined the Gunners in 2006 and the 33-year-old is out of contract in the summer but Wenger is adamant that the Czech Republic captain will be staying at the Emirates

Wayne Rooney scores Manchester United's second in the 2-0 victory over Crystal Palace

Crystal Palace 0 Manchester United 2 match report: Wayne Rooney seals the deal by blasting United back into the top-four race

England striker celebrates his new contract with the second goal in a comfortable victory

A point made: Matej Vydra delivers the shot that Maarten Stekelenburg let under his arm for West Bromwich’s late equaliser

West Brom 1 Fulham 1 match report: Goalkeeper’s error denies Felix Magath opening victory

Fulham’s new German coach sees promise but Stekelenburg falters after performing heroics

Carlton Cole celebrates his goal with Jame Collins as West Ham win

West Ham 3 Southampton 1 match report: Hammers rise proves Sam Allardyce was correct

Kevin Nolan scores again as West Ham come from behind to beat Saints

Tom Huddlestone celebrates after opening the scoring for Hull in their easy win over Cardiff

Cardiff City 0 Hull City 4 match report: Rout leaves Ole Gunnar Solskjaer nowhere to hide

Vincent Tan has an unhappy birthday as Cardiff crumble against superb Hull

Yaya Toure celebrate after giving Man City the lead against Stoke

Manchester City 1 Stoke City 0 match report: Yaya Touré pounces late to keep City in title hunt

Ivorian midfielder keeps City hot on the tail of leaders Chelsea thanks to late winner

Olivier Giroud celebrates after opening scoring in Arsenal comfortable win over Sunderland

Arsenal 4 Sunderland 1 match report: Olivier Giroud returns to inspire the Gunners in Mesut Ozil’s absence

Frenchman, who has missed the last two matches, scores twice as Arsenal run riot in the first half

Terry looked to get a touch on Lampard's corner though the ball did come off the Everton goalkeeper

Chelsea 1 Everton 0 match report: John Terry’s injury-time stretch keeps Chelsea on course for ‘destiny’

Terry looked to get a touch on Frank Lampard's corner though the ball did come off Everton goalkeeper Tim Howard

Mesut Özil’s lacklustre display showed the effects of a busy run of games since Christmas

Arsenal v Sunderland: Mesut Ozil left out of Gunners squad after midweek penalty heartache

Ozil's saved penalty attempt against Bayern Munich looked to severely affect his confidence and Wenger had hinted at leaving the £42.5m man out this weekend

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