Arsène Wenger and José Mourinho clash on the sideline during Arsenal’s visit to Stamford Bridge last October. The managers have rarely seen eye to eye since the Portuguese first came to England in 2004. Photograph: Shaun Botterill/Getty Images

It was one of those typical Arsène Wenger throwaway lines, delivered with a faint smile playing across his lips but instantly revealing his true feel(...)

José Mourinho has rejected Arsène Wenger’s suggestion that it is “easy to defend”. Photograph: EPA/Will Oliver

José Mourinho has dismissed Arsène Wenger’s suggestion it is “easy to defend” and moved to justify Chelsea’s switch from an expansive to a more pragm(...)

Arsene Wenger has called on Arsenal fans to give former captain Cesc Fabregas a respectful welcome when he returns to the Emirates with Chelsea on Sunday. Photograph: Reuters

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has called on the club’s fans to show Cesc Fabregas “the respect he deserves” when the former Gunners captain returns to(...)

Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri with Carlos Tevez and Kingsley Coman at the club’s training Centre in Vinovo near Turin. Photograph: Marco Bertorello/AFP/Getty Images

Gianluigi Buffon believes progress beyond Monaco into the semi-finals would re-establish Juventus “among the best teams in Europe” as the Italian clu(...)

 Chelsea captain  John Terry celebrates after the  Premier League victory over Manchester United at Stamford Bridge. Photograph: Will Oliver/EPA

Chelsea captain John Terry is adamant that there is still work to be done if they are to clinch the Premier League title.Jose Mourinho’s side moved 10(...)

  Eden Hazard scores Chelsea’s goal in the Premier League clash against Manchester United at Stamford Bridge. Photo:  Facundo Arrizabalaga/EPA

Chelsea 1 Manchester United 0Chelsea have one hand on the Premier League title after Eden Hazard knocked Manchester United out of the reckoning in the(...)

Leicester City’s Leonardo Ulloa celebrates his goal against Swansea. Photo: Ryan Browne/PA Wire

Premier League round-up: Leonardo Ulloa grabbed his first Premier League goal since St Stephen’s Day Day as Leicester climbed off the bottom of the ta(...)

Aaron Ramsey’s first half strike at Turfmoor made it eight wins on the bounce for Arsenal. Photograph: Reuters

Burnley 0 Arsenal 1Aaron Ramsey marked his 150th Premier League appearance with a first half winner as Arsenal closed the gap on leaders Chelsea to fo(...)

 Chelsea’s Diego Costa lies  injured   at Stamford Bridge last weekend. Photograph: EPA

José Mourinho expects to be without his leading goalscorer, Diego Costa, until May at the earliest as the Spain forward recovers from his latest hamst(...)

Chelsea manager José Mourinho could have Japanese striker in his ranks next season. Photograph: Facundo Arrizabalaga/EPA

Chelsea have made a bid for the FC Tokyo and Japan forward Yoshinori Muto, which is believed to be worth £4 million (€5.5 million). The move comes as (...)