Chelsea captain John Terry is set to leave the club at the end of the Premier League season. Photo: PA

Many will just shrug and mutter good riddance. They will point to the controversies which cost John Terry his captaincy of England, twice, and to that(...)

Alexandre Pato celebrates scoring for Sao Paulo against Flamengo. Photograph: Alexandre Schneider/Getty Images

Alexandre Pato completed his six-month loan move to Chelsea from the Brazilian club Corinthians on Friday after attending a work permit hearing in Lon(...)

Stoke manager Mark Hughes. Photograph: Carl Recine/Reuters

Chelsea’s initial discussions aimed at securing a permanent successor to José Mourinho have led them to consider the credentials of Mark Hughes as ma(...)

Ruben Loftus Cheek scored Chelsea’s second as they beat Scunthorpe 2-0 in the FA Cup third round at Stamford Bridge. Photograph: Reuters

Chelsea 2 Scunthorpe United 0 Roman Abramovich was all smiles from his lofty perch at Stamford Bridge. The Chelsea owner has long wanted to see some (...)

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho speaks at a press conference ahead of his side’s Premier League game with Bournemouth. Photo: Henry Browne/Reuters

Jose Mourinho sees no reason why Diego Costa’s future is subject to speculation, but declined to say if the striker will start in Saturday’s Premier L(...)

Chelsea’s Gary Cahill and Asmir Begovic stop Tottenham’s Harry Kane from scoring. Photograph: Paul Childs/Reuters

Tottenham 0 Chelsea 0 It probably says a lot about Chelsea’s decline this season that Tottenham Hotspur will be disappointed they could n(...)

Willian scores Chelsea’s  second goal from a free-kick in the Champions League Group G game against  Maccabi Tel Aviv at the Sammy Ofer Stadium, in Haifa, Israel. Photograph:  John Sibley/Action Images via Reuters/Livepic

Maccabi Tel Aviv 0 Chelsea 3 A second successive win in a campaign littered with unexpected setbacks would normally leave a team buoyed and enthused, (...)

Liverpool’s Brazilian midfielder Philippe Coutinho  shoots to score his second goal during the Premier League match against   Chelsea  at Stamford Bridge. Photograph: Ian Kington/AFP

Chelsea 1 Liverpool 3 Jose Mourinho’s position as Chelsea boss appears ever more precarious after Jürgen Klopp’s Liverpool inflicted Chelsea’s sixth d(...)

Dejected Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho (centre) watches from the stands  as West Ham fans celebrate their second goal during the Premier League game at Upton Park. Photograph:  Eddie Keogh/Reuters/Livepic

West Ham 2 Chelsea 1 Jose Mourinho’s disappointing season hit a new low as he was sent to the stands during his Chelsea team’s defeat at West Ham. Th(...)

England manager Roy Hodgson during the squad announcement at Wembley Stadium, London. Photograph: Simon Cooper/PA

England manager Roy Hodgson says there’s been no guarantees given to Aston Villa winger Jack Grealish that he will be called up into the English se(...)