Chelsea

Costa discharged from hospital

Chelsea striker Diego Costa reportedly received hospital treatment after returning from Spain duty with a severe stomach bug.

Mourinho: We don't cry

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho is refusing to panic despite having just one fit striker available for Sunday's crunch clash with Manchester United.

Mourinho happy with display

Jose Mourinho was full of praise for Chelsea following their dominant 6-0 win over NK Maribor in the Champions League on Tuesday.

Chelsea 6-0 Maribor

Chelsea continued their good early season form with a 6-0 thrashing of Maribor, recording their biggest-ever Champions League win.

Drogba: Blues must be ruthless

Chelsea striker Didier Drogba has called on his team-mates to help recreate the winning habit of the class of 2004-05.

Chelsea v NK Maribor

Chelsea will be looking to maintain their unbeaten start to the season when they host NK Maribor in the Champions League on Tuesday.

Mourinho hails improved Chelsea

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has hailed his side's match-winning performance against Crystal Palace, in the absence of striker Diego Costa.

Crystal Palace 1-2 Chelsea

Chelsea secured a comfortable 2-1 victory at Crystal Palace on Saturday in a game which saw both teams finish with 10 men.

Mourinho keen on new deal

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has said he would "sign tomorrow" if the club offered him a new contract extension.

Crystal Palace v Chelsea

Crystal Palace can expect a stern test of their Premier League credentials when unbeaten Chelsea visit Selhurst Park on Saturday afternoon.

Hazard not interested in PSG

Chelsea playmaker Eden Hazard has once again rejected suggestions that he could make a move to French giants Paris Saint-Germain.

Schurrle: Mourinho made me better

Chelsea midfielder Andre Schurrle has praised Jose Mourinho's winning mentality, asserting that Portuguese manager has made him a better player.

Courtois defends Blues doctor

Thibaut Courtois has defended club doctor Eva Carneiro after she came under criticism for an alleged mis-handling of his head injury.

Mourinho: No Varane reunion

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has dismissed suggestions Real Madrid defender Raphael Varane could eventually follow him to London.

Wenger: Mourinho provoked me

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger claims he was provoked into pushing Chelsea counterpart Jose Mourinho on the touchline last Sunday.

Table

Champions League, Season 2003/2004

  Teams P Pts
1 Manchester United 6 15
2 Real Madrid 6 14
3 Juventus 6 13
4 Chelsea 6 13
5 VfB Stuttgart 6 12
6 Monaco 6 11
7 FC Porto 6 11
8 Arsenal 6 10
9 PSV 6 10
10 Milan 6 10
11 Deportivo de La Coruña 6 10
12 Lyon 6 10
13 Celta de Vigo 6 9
14 FC Bayern München 6 9
15 Lokomotiv Moscow 6 8
16 Real Sociedad 5 8
17 Sparta Prague 6 8
18 Club Brugge 6 8
19 Internazionale 6 8
20 Celtic 6 7
21 Dynamo Kyiv 6 7
22 Besiktas 6 7
23 RSC Anderlecht 6 7
24 Ajax 6 6
25 Galatasaray 5 6
26 Lazio 6 5
27 Marseille 6 4
28 Rangers 6 4
29 Olympiakos 6 4
30 Panathinaikos 6 4
31 Partizan Belgrade 6 3
32 AEK Athens 6 2
33 Real Sociedad 1 1
34 Galatasaray 1 1
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Table

English Barclays Premier League, Season 2013/2014

  Teams P Pts
1 Chelsea 8 22
2 Manchester City 8 17
3 Southampton 8 16
4 West Ham United 8 13
5 Liverpool 8 13
6 Manchester United 8 12
7 Arsenal 8 11
8 Swansea City 8 11
9 Tottenham Hotspur 8 11
10 Stoke City 8 11
11 Hull City 8 10
12 Aston Villa 8 10
13 Everton 8 9
14 West Bromwich Albion 8 9
15 Leicester City 8 9
16 Crystal Palace 8 8
17 Sunderland 8 8
18 Newcastle United 8 7
19 Burnley 8 4
20 Queens Park Rangers 8 4
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Results
South African ABSA Premier League
Wednesday 22nd October
Free State Stars 0 - 0 Amazulu
Bidvest Wits 0 - 2 Polokwane City
Supersport United 1 - 4 Maritzburg United
Ajax Cape Town 2 - 1 Platinum Stars
University Of Pretoria 1 - 2 Bloemfontein Celtic

Barclays Premier League
Monday 20th October
West Bromwich Albion 2 - 2 Manchester United
Sunday 19th October
Stoke City 2 - 1 Swansea City
Queens Park Rangers 2 - 3 Liverpool
Saturday 18th October
Southampton 8 - 0 Sunderland
Newcastle United 1 - 0 Leicester City
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