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Eden Hazard of Chelsea scores the winning penalty. Photograph: Getty Images

Chelsea 1 Eintracht Frankfurt 1 (2-2 on aggregate, Chelsea win 4-3 on penalties) It had to be Eden Hazard. This had been billed as the Belgian’s fina(...)

Marcos Alonso equalises for Chelsea at Old Trafford. Photograph: Nigel Roddis/Getty

Manchester United 1 Chelsea 1 This draw frustrates Manchester United and cheers Chelsea who after Arsenal’s capitulation at Leicester City earlier on(...)

Maurizio Sarri: “I am not able to understand the decision of the Premier League because we go to Prague as an ‘English team’.” Photograph:  Michael Steele/Getty Images

Maurizio Sarri has dismissed as “strange” the Premier League’s attitude towards English clubs’ European commitments as Chelsea prepare to rotate their(...)

Chelsea goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga warms up at Stamford Bridge ahead of the  Premier League  match against  Tottenham Hotspur. The Spanish player has been dropped to the bench with Willy Caballero starting. Photograph:    Adrian Dennis/AFP/Getty Images

Kepa Arrizabalaga was dropped to the substitutes’ bench for Chelsea’s Premier League clash with Tottenham after his refusal to be substituted in Sunda(...)

Maurizio Sarri: “We are one point from the top four, on the same as Arsenal, and [people say] Arsenal are doing well,” said Sarri.  Photograph: David Klein/Reuters

Maurizio Sarri strides out at Wembley a dead man walking. He can cling to football’s capacity to shock, and even convince himself an appearance in th(...)

Chelsea’s Ross Barkley scores his side’s second goal  during the  Europa League round of 32 second leg match against Malmö at Stamford Bridge. Photograph:  Adam Davy/PA Wire

Chelsea 3 Malmö 0 (Chelsea win 5-1 on agg) Maurizio Sarri limps on, his tenure surely extended, at least, to a Wembley cup final this weekend and tha(...)

Chelsea’s Ross Barkley celebrates his opener with Olivier Giroud. Photograph: Andreas Hillergren/EPA

Malmö FF 1 Chelsea 2 European competition has offered Maurizio Sarri some respite. Chelsea may not have dazzled in southern Sweden, and a late conces(...)

Under pressure:  Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri is clinging on to his job after his club suffered their worst defeat since 1991. Photograph:   EPA/Nigel Roddis

Maurizio Sarri’s fate as Chelsea’s head coach will effectively be determined over the remainder of this month as the Italian seeks to convince the cl(...)

 Bournemouth’s Joshua King celebrates scoring their third goal as Chelsea’s Kepa Arrizabalaga and team-mates look dejected. Photograph: Hannah McKay/Reuters

Bournemouth 4 Chelsea 0 All it took to erode all the positivity whipped up by domestic cup successes was a trip to the south coast. Chelsea were humi(...)

Chelsea’s Callum Hudson-Odoi scores their second goal during the  FA Cup fourth-round game against Sheffield Wednesday at Stamford Bridge. Photograph: Eddie Keogh/Reuters

Chelsea 3 Sheffield Wednesday 0 Callum Hudson-Odoi scored on what could be his final Chelsea appearance and Willian netted twice as the holders advan(...)

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