Ghana midfielder is back n the fold at Chelsea and claims his injury problems are behind him
On the morning of Wednesday 2 July 2003, Tim Henman was preparing for a crucial Wimbledon quarter-final and David Beckham had signed for Real Madrid, but both were elbowed off the top of the sports pages by a little-known Russian businessman.
Chelsea cannot believe this will go beyond the short term. The question is: what do they do when he walks out? asks Sam Wallace
Tony Pulis and club come to mutual agreement to go separate ways after just three wins this year
The former Liverpool manager will leave Stamford Bridge at the end of the season
Londoners' game in hand looks more like one more burden for a side stretched too thin
As a Barking boy, John Terry knows all about the intensity of rivalry between Chelsea and West Ham, separated as they may be by the width of the capital. He therefore felt the 3-1 defeat at Upton Park this season more keenly than most, despite being injured at the time.
Dolan, formerly the head of the academy, was placed in temporary charge
Jose Mourinho could be set for a dramatic return to Chelsea, according to former Blues boss Ruud Gullit.
The Blues are in Europa League action this week
Roman Abramovich's search for a long-term manager goes on
Blues remain in the Europa League and FA Cup
A little burst of six goals in five games and Fernando Torres supposedly has his mojo back. Just as he was assumed to have done after scoring three times in the first four matches of the season. It is the long droughts in between times that cause concern, and should continue to do so until more convincing evidence of a genuine rehabilitation is forthcoming.
Chelsea currently in Japan for Club World Cup
New manager says playing staff needs to increase due to heavy schedule taking its toll
Knee injury has sidelined captain for almost three weeks