Premier League reveal winter break dates to accommodate 2022 World Cup in Qatar

The Premier League has confirmed a mid-season break in November and December will be included to accommodate the 2022 World Cup in Qatar. Due to the high temperatures in Qatar during the summer, next year’s tournament will be held in the cooler months but will mean disruption to several leagues

Antonio Conte implements two Chelsea rules on his Tottenham squad

Antonio Conte has banned Tottenham’s players from having ketchup and mayonnaise at the club’s training ground, according to reports. Conte guided Spurs to a 3-2 victory over Vitesse in his first game in charge last Thursday but they were unable to follow that up with another win as they drew

Chelsea hero Edouard Mendy takes swipe at Ballon dOr after missing out on list

Chelsea goalkeeper Edouard Mendy has voiced his confusion at being snubbed for the Ballon d’Or shortlist. The 29-year-old Senegalese was integral to the Blues winning the Champions League in only his first season at the club earlier this year. Mendy, who is equally adept with his feet as he is

'I think it's poor' – Chelsea star branded 'arrogant' for snubbing England

Chelsea forward Callum Hudson-Odoi has been branded ‘arrogant’ by Trevor Sinclair for turning down an England Under-21 call-up. England boss Gareth Southgate confirmed on Thursday that Hudson-Odoi, 20, rejected an England U21 call-up after missing out on a place in the senior squad. The Three Lions face Albania and San

Hudson-Odoi branded "arrogant" for rejecting under-21s – but Tuchel hits back

Callum Hudson-Odoi has been branded "arrogant" for rejecting a call-up to the England under-21 squad – but he has been defended by Chelsea manager Thomas Tuchel. It was revealed on Thursday that Hudson-Odoi did not wish to be considered for selection by Lee Carsley after he had not been named

Trevoh Chalobah: Chelsea defender signs new four-and-a-half-year deal

The 22-year-old academy graduate has made 10 appearances this season Trevoh Chalobah has signed a new four-and-a-half-year contract with Premier League leaders Chelsea. The 22-year-old academy graduate, who made his senior debut for the club in the Uefa Super Cup in August, has played 10 times this season and scored

Jose Mourinho eyes two Chelsea stars ahead of January transfer window

Roma are ready to back Jose Mourinho in the transfer market this January following the public complaints he has made about the squad he inherited from his predecessor Paulo Fonseca. The 58-year-old made a positive start to his tenure in the Italian capital as Roma won six successive matches in

Harry Kane changes transfer plan after Antonio Conte's arrival at Spurs

Harry Kane is willing to stay at Tottenham following Antonio Conte’s arrival, according to reports. Spurs moved quickly following the sacking of Nuno Espirito Santo less than 48 hours after their 3-0 defeat to Manchester United at the weekend by appointing Conte as their new manager on Tuesday. Kane, meanwhile,

Chelsea star Billy Gilmour could be recalled from loan after Thomas Tuchel talks

Chelsea manager Thomas Tuchel has revealed that he's considering recalling Billy Gilmour from his season-long loan at Norwich City. The Scotland international only joined the Canaries in July, but after spending most of the last month-and-a-half warming the bench, there are concerns from within the Chelsea camp that the move

Rudiger aims sly dig at Frank Lampard with Chelsea star now in form of his life

Chelsea defender Antonio Rudiger has aimed several digs at former manager Frank Lampard after his short spell in charge at Stamford Bridge. The German defender has been a revelation for the Blues since Thomas Tuchel was appointed as manager. Rudiger has been an integral part of Chelsea’s back-three in the