Antonio Conte responded to Jose Mourinho’s veiled barb after Chelsea conceded a two-goal lead to draw with Roma. Photograph: Nick Potts/PA

Antonio Conte has reacted angrily to José Mourinho’s observation that “other managers cry and cry and cry” about injuries to their players, a criticis(...)

Roma’s Edin Dzeko celebrates scoring his side’s third goal during their Champions League clash with Chelsea at Stamford Bridge. Photo: Andrew Matthews/PA Wire

Chelsea 3 Roma 3 Chelsea halted a losing run here but, even in the knowledge that their leadership of this group is maintained, Antonio Conte will no(...)

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte: “We have players in our team who are not used to playing three games in a week.” Photograph:  Dan Mullan/Getty Images

Antonio Conte has conceded Chelsea’s “thin” senior squad will force him to take risks in his team selection in the weeks ahead with a perceived lack o(...)

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte  looks dejected after his side’s defeat to Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park, in London, England. Photograph: Clive Rose/Getty Images

Antonio Conte has warned that Chelsea will find it difficult to defend the title after their shock defeat by Crystal Palace and questioned whether his(...)

 Crystal Palace’s Wilfried Zaha fires past Chelsea goalkeeper  Thibaut Courtois to score his side’s second goal  during the Premier League match  at Selhurst Park. Photograph: Dan Istitene/Getty Images

Crystal Palace 2 Chelsea 1 Crystal Palace deservedly claimed a first Premier League win of the season with a 2-1 victory over champions Chelsea at Se(...)

Antonio Conte: will be forced to juggle his squad against Crystal Palace in the absence of key midfielder N’Golo Kante and leading scorer Alvaro Morata. Photograph: Ian Kingston/AFP

Antonio Conte has said he must plan for the next month without N’Golo Kante after the midfielder sustained a hamstring injury while on international (...)

 Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola with Kevin De Bruyne after their 1-0 victory over Chelsea. Photograph:  Eddie Keogh/Reuters

Kevin De Bruyne did his best to insist all parties had moved on and, in truth, it was hardly an opportune moment to reveal any lingering bitterness. (...)

Manchester City players celebrate Kevin De Bruyne’s stunning goal against Chelsea. Photograph: Adam Davy/PA Wire.

Chelsea 0 Manchester City 1 Manchester City demonstrated their Premier League title credentials with a dominant 1-0 victory at champions Chelsea. Kev(...)

Chelsea’s Michy Batshuayi celebrates after scoring his side’s late winner in the  Champions League  match against  Atletico at Estadio Wanda Metropolitano. Photograph: Gonzalo Arroyo Moreno/Getty Images

Atletico Madrid 1 Chelsea 2 “This is the right moment to understand where we are,” Antonio Conte had said on the eve of this game, and the answer he (...)

 Chelsea’s Alvaro Morata scores his side’s  fourth goal to complete his hat-trick against Stoke City. Photograph: Andrew Yates/Reuters

If there were any Chelsea fans still worrying whether they would make a better fist of defending their Premier League title than the previous attempt(...)