Didier Drogba of the Ivory Coast gestures during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group C match against Colombia. Photograph: Warren Little/Getty Images

Chelsea’s Egyptian winger Mohamed Salah has been spared national service, the Barclays Premier League club have confirmed.It was feared that Salah wo(...)

Chelsea’s John Terry limbers up for training this morning. Photograph: Nick Potts/PA Wire.

Goalkeeper Petr Cech took part in training on the eve of the Champions League semi-final second leg with Atletico Madrid a week after being rul(...)

Fabio Borini celebrates with his Sunderland  team-mates after scoring the winning penalty in the Premier League match against Chelsea at Stamford Bridge. Photograph:  Mike Hewitt/Getty Images

Chelsea 1 Sunderland 2: Blunders from veteran goalkeeper Mark Schwarzer and full (...)

Petr Cech: said his team need to ‘wait for one slip-up from Manchester City’ to give them a chance of winning the title

Petr Cech has warned Liverpool their sternest tests lie ahead as expectation steadily builds on the league leaders, with Chels(...)

Frank Lampard  scores Chelsea’s second goal against Stoke City. Photograph: EPA

Chelsea 3 Stoke City 0 Chelsea recovered from their recent malaise (...)

Chelsea manager  Jose Mourinho on the sidelines at Stamford Bridge for the Premier League game against Arsenal. Photograph:   Richard Heathcote/Getty Images

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho felt sympathy for referee Andre Marriner after a case of mistaken identity saw him send off Arsenal defender Kier(...)

Arsenal’s Kieran Gibbs reacts after he is wrongly shown a red card by referee Andre Marriner  during their  Premier League  match against Chelsea at Stamford Bridge. Photograph: Eddie Keogh/Reuters

Chelsea 6 Arsenal 0: There was a bizarre case of mistaken identity as Arsenal emb(...)

Brazil’s Neymar celebrates the first goal of his hat-trick in the international friendly against  South Africa during their international friendly at Soccer City in Johannesburg. Photograph: Siphiwe Sibeko/Reuters

Friendly internationals round-up: Neymar scored a hat-trick as (...)

David Luiz could return against Galatasaray tomorrow night. Photograph: Clive Brunskill/Getty Images

David Luiz and John Obi Mikel have travelled for Chelsea’s Champions League last-16 first-leg tie at Galatasaray. The pair missed Saturda(...)

Manchester City’s Edin Dzeko battles for the ball with David Luiz at the Etihad Stadium. Photograph:  Dave Thompson/PA Wire.

Manchester City 2 Chelsea 0 Stevan Jovetic and Samir Nasri struck as Manchester City turned the tables on Chelsea to claim a place in the(...)