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Chelsea star Eden Hazard admits he prefers Maurizio Sarri’s football to Jose Mourinho and Antonio Conte’s

Chelsea star Eden Hazard admits he prefers Maurizio Sarri’s football to Jose Mourinho and Antonio Conte’s

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revealed The Belgian superstar believes his new manager allows him to play his natural game, whereas his defensive-minded predecessors did not Chelsea star Eden Hazard believes Maurizio Sarri helps him to enjoy his football, unlike previous bosses Jose Mourinho and Antonio Conte. The 27-year-old has two goals and two assists in his opening four games under the new Blues manager and appears to be thriving with his possession-based style of play. Hazard is enjoying life under Sarri After last season’s 1-0 defeat away at Manchester City, Hazard claimed he could’ve played for three hours and not touched the ball, as Conte forced him to chase aerial balls. Mourinho often criticised Hazard for ignoring his defensive responsibilities, bu...
Chelsea transfer news: AC Milan agree deal to sign Tiemoue Bakayoko on loan – reports

Chelsea transfer news: AC Milan agree deal to sign Tiemoue Bakayoko on loan – reports

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done deal The Blues midfielder is set to have a medical with the Italian club on Monday morning AC Milan have agreed to sign Tiemoue Bakayoko on a season-long loan from Chelsea, according to reports. It is understood the deal will include an option to buy for £35.56m. Bakayoko failed to impress in pre-season Sky in Italy are reporting that the 23-year-old France international will have a medical with the Italian club on Monday morning. Bakayoko joined the Blues from Monaco last summer for £40m but failed to adapt to the Premier League in his debut season. Reports suggest he is disappointed to have been omitted from new boss Maurizio Sarri’s plans. The west London club have acquired Jorginho and Mateo Kovacic this summer, mak...
Chelsea news: Cesar Azpilicueta insists the players are working hard to improve under Maurizio Sarri

Chelsea news: Cesar Azpilicueta insists the players are working hard to improve under Maurizio Sarri

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More Practice The Premier League side lost 2-0 to Man City in the Community Shield, but the only way to bounce back is to work even harder in training, says the defender There is a lot of hard work to be done at Chelsea, Cesar Azpilicueta believes. The players have been trying to get used to new manager Maurizio Sarri’s style of play, but have only had a few weeks to train together, while some World Cup players have been on an extended break. “Well, what I can say is that from the first day we are working hard and we are working as a team,’ Azpilicueta told chelseafc.com. “He knows what he wants and he explains it to us. We have to replicate what he wants and the only way is to keep working in every training session, every game, to tr...
Arsenal vs Chelsea: Kick-off time, live streaming, TV channel and team news for pre-season clash

Arsenal vs Chelsea: Kick-off time, live streaming, TV channel and team news for pre-season clash

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PREM PREP Two Premier League giants with new managers at the helm clash in the International Champions Cup in Dublin The dress rehearsal for the new Premier League season is well underway. With the International Champions Cup pitting the world’s best against each other over the past few weeks, it’s now the turn of Arsenal and Chelsea to go head-to-head in Dublin. Getty Mesut Ozil netted as Arsenal hit PSG for five What time is kick-off? Ahead of their meeting in the second week of the regular season, this clash will take place on Wednesday, August 1. Kick-off is at 8:05pm UK time. The game is being held at the 51,700-capacity Aviva Stadium in Dublin. Where can I watch it? The match is being shown live on Premier Sports,...
Chelsea transfer news: Blues ‘working on deal to sign Anthony Martial from Manchester United’

Chelsea transfer news: Blues ‘working on deal to sign Anthony Martial from Manchester United’

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gossip Bayern Munich are also interested in the France international forward Chelsea are interested in signing Anthony Martial from Manchester United this summer, according to reports. Martial, the forward, has been linked with a summer departure from Old Trafford after his agent confirmed the France international wishes to leave United. Martial’s agent made it clear the France winger wishes to leave Old Trafford The 22-year-old is frustrated by his lack of game time, with Alexis Sanchez’s signing in January all but making Martial United’s third-choice left winger, behind Sanchez and Marcus Rashford. Phillippe Lamboley, Martial’s agent, said in June: “After thinking about all the possibilities and settings, Antho...