Chelsea

Chelsea

7th in English Premier League

Why the Premier League's success goes deeper than its star power, competitiveness or upsets Why the Premier League's success goes deeper than its star power, competitiveness or upsets

The Premier League is the world's most popular soccer league, but not for reasons you might think. Here's why superstar players aren't everything.

LIVE Transfer Talk: USMNT's Christian Pulisic still on Juventus' radar amid Chelsea uncertainty LIVE Transfer Talk: USMNT's Christian Pulisic still on Juventus' radar amid Chelsea uncertainty

Christian Pulisic is among the players Juventus are looking at as they aim to strengthen on the right wing in 2023. Transfer Talk has the latest.

Barcelona's De Jong on Man United, Chelsea summer saga: I never wanted to leave Barcelona's De Jong on Man United, Chelsea summer saga: I never wanted to leave

Frenkie de Jong has said he never wanted to leave Barcelona in the summer despite pressure from the club to accept offers from elsewhere.

Christian Pulisic, Fred, Eden Hazard: Players who are better for their country than their club Christian Pulisic, Fred, Eden Hazard: Players who are better for their country than their club

Sometimes, for whatever reason, a player just looks more comfortable playing for their national team than their club. Here are six.

LIVE Transfer Talk: Chelsea interested in Rafael Leao as he eyes AC Milan pay rise LIVE Transfer Talk: Chelsea interested in Rafael Leao as he eyes AC Milan pay rise

Despite Chelsea's interest, Rafael Leao is reportedly keen to renew his contract with AC Milan for a pay rise. Transfer Talk has the latest.

Chelsea sack commercial director Willoughby over 'inappropriate messages' Chelsea sack commercial director Willoughby over 'inappropriate messages'

Chelsea said they have terminated commercial director Damian Willoughby's employment with immediate effect.

Chelsea's Christian Pulisic says he was 'dumbfounded' by Thomas Tuchel's decision to bench him vs. Real Madrid Chelsea's Christian Pulisic says he was 'dumbfounded' by Thomas Tuchel's decision to bench him vs. Real Madrid

Christian Pulisic said he was left "dumbfounded" by former Chelsea manager Thomas Tuchel's decision not to start him against Real Madrid in 2021.

Chelsea frustrated in sporting director search as Christoph Freund confirms FC Salzburg stay Chelsea frustrated in sporting director search as Christoph Freund confirms FC Salzburg stay

Chelsea's pursuit of Christophe Freund as the club's new sporting director is over after the 45-year-old ruled out a move to London.

LIVE Transfer Talk: Man City join PSG, Chelsea, Spurs with interest for Inter's Milan Skriniar LIVE Transfer Talk: Man City join PSG, Chelsea, Spurs with interest for Inter's Milan Skriniar

Inter's Milan Skriniar is being monitored by Manchester City with PSG, Chelsea and Tottenham eyeing the centre-back. Transfer Talk has the latest.

Aston Villa's Steven Gerrard backs Premier League All-Star proposal from Chelsea's Todd Boehly Aston Villa's Steven Gerrard backs Premier League All-Star proposal from Chelsea's Todd Boehly

Aston Villa's Steven Gerrard has said he would love to see a Premier League All-Star game which was suggested by Chelsea co-owner Todd Boehly.

Champions League overreactions: Liverpool, Chelsea last-16 hopes take a minor hit, Club Brugge impress Champions League overreactions: Liverpool, Chelsea last-16 hopes take a minor hit, Club Brugge impress

We're midway through September and one-third of the way through the CL group stage. Let's talk about the most noteworthy shifts and stories so far.

Chelsea owner Todd Boehly's blunders make headlines, but his message and vision is solid, if unimaginative Chelsea owner Todd Boehly's blunders make headlines, but his message and vision is solid, if unimaginative

There wasn't anything visionary in Todd Boehly's midweek talk about Chelsea and soccer, but there didn't need to be. It's good to see him visible.

Champions League talking points: Erling Haaland saves the day, Juventus struggle, best U21 player? Champions League talking points: Erling Haaland saves the day, Juventus struggle, best U21 player?

Alex Kirkland, Mark Ogden and Rob Dawson answer the burning questions after matchday two of the Champions League group stage.

Leboeuf: Chelsea's bad habits still clear to see under Potter Leboeuf: Chelsea's bad habits still clear to see under Potter

Frank Leboeuf says he was "disappointed" with Chelsea's performance in their 1-1 draw vs. FC Salzburg.

Graham Potter's Chelsea looked a lot like Thomas Tuchel's, and that wasn't a good thing in draw to Salzburg in Champions League Graham Potter's Chelsea looked a lot like Thomas Tuchel's, and that wasn't a good thing in draw to Salzburg in Champions League

Chelsea started the Graham Potter era with a disappointing draw in the Champions League. But it was a glimpse into what the new manager wants.

Chelsea held to disappointing draw by FC Salzburg in Graham Potter's debut Chelsea held to disappointing draw by FC Salzburg in Graham Potter's debut

Graham Potter got off to a disappointing start as Chelsea boss after FC Salzburg scored a late equalizer to grab a 1-1 draw at Stamford Bridge.

Serie A would consider U.S.-style All-Star Game - league president Lorenzo Casini Serie A would consider U.S.-style All-Star Game - league president Lorenzo Casini

Italy's Serie A will consider arranging an All-Star Game similar to those played in the United States, the league president said.

Liverpool's Jurgen Klopp mocks Chelsea co-owner Todd Boehly's idea for Premier League all-star game Liverpool's Jurgen Klopp mocks Chelsea co-owner Todd Boehly's idea for Premier League all-star game

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has mocked Chelsea co-owner Todd Boehly's proposal for the Premier League to introduce a U.S.-style all-star game.

Chelsea players to blame for Thomas Tuchel sacking - Jorginho Chelsea players to blame for Thomas Tuchel sacking - Jorginho

Chelsea's vice-captain Jorginho has said the players "are responsible" for the departure of Thomas Tuchel last week.

Premier League panic index: Why Chelsea, Liverpool, Leicester are among teams feeling the heat Premier League panic index: Why Chelsea, Liverpool, Leicester are among teams feeling the heat

From Chelsea's top-four hopes to Leicester flirting with relegation, here are the teams starting to stress about the 2022-23 Premier League season.

Man United-Leeds, Chelsea-Liverpool postponed as Premier League games return Man United-Leeds, Chelsea-Liverpool postponed as Premier League games return

The Premier League clash between Manchester United and Leeds has been called off while Chelsea vs. Liverpool is also postponed.

Chelsea's Graham Potter has issues to solve, but can learn from David Moyes and Brendan Rodgers Chelsea's Graham Potter has issues to solve, but can learn from David Moyes and Brendan Rodgers

With an inexperienced owner and group of seasoned players with successful careers, new Chelsea boss Graham Potter has sizeable problems to overcome.

Will Potter be able to handle Chelsea's superstars? Will Potter be able to handle Chelsea's superstars?

Craig Burley debates how Graham Potter will handle Chelsea's senior players.

Former Chelsea manager Thomas Tuchel 'devastated' by sacking Former Chelsea manager Thomas Tuchel 'devastated' by sacking

Thomas Tuchel said he was devastated after being sacked as manager of Chelsea following a poor start to the season.

Transfer Talk: Chelsea interest in Moises Caicedo prompts Brighton contract talks Transfer Talk: Chelsea interest in Moises Caicedo prompts Brighton contract talks

Brighton are set to trigger contract talks with Moises Caicedo amid concerns over a possible approach from Chelsea. Transfer Talk has the latest.

Premier League Standings

# TEAM GP GD PTS
1 Arsenal 7 +10 18
2 Manchester Cit.. 7 +17 17
3 Tottenham Hots.. 7 +11 17
4 Brighton & Hov.. 6 +6 13
5 Manchester Uni.. 6 0 12
6 Fulham 7 +1 11
7 Chelsea 6 -1 10
8 Liverpool 6 +9 9
9 Brentford 7 +3 9
10 Newcastle Unit.. 7 +1 8
11 Leeds United 6 0 8
12 AFC Bournemout.. 7 -13 8
13 Everton 7 -1 7
14 Southampton 7 -4 7
15 Aston Villa 7 -4 7
16 Crystal Palace 6 -2 6
17 Wolverhampton .. 7 -4 6
18 West Ham Unite.. 7 -6 4
19 Nottingham For.. 7 -11 4
20 Leicester City 7 -12 1
Full Standings

Team Leaders

Top Scorers

# Player Goals M A
17 Raheem Sterlin.. 3 6 1
29 Kai Havertz 1 6 0
5 Jorginho 1 6 0

Top Assists

# Player Assists M G
32 Marc Cucurella 2 6 0
6 Thiago Silva 1 6 0
17 Raheem Sterlin.. 1 6 3