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FA Cup: Conte blasts VAR after Chelsea beat Norwich via penalties

Chelsea manager, Antonio Conte, has slammed Video Assistant Referee (VAR) technology, for not reversing a “clear penalty” that saw Willian booked for diving. The Blues conceded a late equalizer against Norwich and only qualified for the FA Cup fourth round

EPL: My job at Chelsea is not to keep Hazard happy – Conte

Chelsea manager, Antonio Conte has admitted that his job at the blues is not to keep star forward, Eden Hazard happy. Hazard, a transfer target for Real Madrid, has recently rejected his club’s second record contract extension. Speaking at a

Transfer news: Conte speaks on Chelsea hijacking Manchester United’s move for Alexis Sanchez

Chelsea manager, Antonio Conte, has played down reports that they are in the race to sign Alexis Sanchez from Arsenal. Reports on Monday, claimed Manchester City have ended their interest in Sanchez, while the Premier League champions are ready to

FA Cup: Conte reveals why Barkley will not make debut for Chelsea against Norwich

Chelsea manager, Antonio Conte has disclosed why he will not feature the club new signing, Ross Barkley on Wednesday’s Emirates FA Cup third round replay game against Norwich City. The former Everton midfielder joined the Blues on a multi-year contract

EPL: Conte is acting like the victim – Mourinho lashes out at Chelsea boss again

Manchester United manager, Jose Mourinho, has continued his war of words with his Chelsea counterpart, Antonio Conte, telling him to stop playing the victim. Conte called Mourinho a “little man” earlier this month, after the United boss brought up his

Transfer news: Conte speaks on signing Leicester City’s Jamie Vardy

Chelsea manager, Antonio Conte has responded to rumours that the club is interested in signing Leicester star, Jamie Vardy this January. Last season, the England striker was linked with a move to Chelsea and Arsenal but the 31-year-old striker remained

EPL: Conte reveals why he removed Hazard early in Chelsea’s 0-0 draw with Leicester City

Chelsea manager, Antonio Conte has revealed why he brought Eden Hazard off the pitch with 30 minutes remaining in his side’s goalless draw with Leicester on Saturday. The Blues went into the Stamford Bridge clash off the back of three

How ‘childish’ Conte has killed Morata’s confidence – Joey Barton

Former Stoke City midfielder, Joey Barton, has said that Chelsea manager, Antonio Conte‘s ‘childish’ touchline manner is to blame for striker, Alvaro Morata’s recent struggles in front of goal. The Spain international Made a bright start to his Chelsea career

Transfer news: Conte urges Chelsea board to sign Sanchez, Man Utd plots £443m world record move for Neymar

Chelsea manager, Antonio Conte has recommended Arsenal striker, Alexis Sanchez to the Club’s executive board, Telegraph reports. Conte fears that Manchester United and Manchester City are out to ‘kill’ Chelsea by signing the Chilean International this January. He, however, urged

EPL: How I cheated death – Chelsea manager, Conte

Chelsea manager, Antonio Conte said he narrowly escaped death while having lunch. The Italian said it was a narrow escape for him when winds blew a glass table top off a roof terrace onto his car parked at the club’s

EPL: Guardiola beats Mourinho, Conte, Sir Alex to set new record

Manchester City manager, Pep Guardiola has been named Premier League manager for December 2017. Guardiola has now won the award four times in the last four months, setting a new EPL managerial record by becoming the first manager to win

EPL: I insulted Conte to hurt him – Mourinho

Manchester United manager, Jose Mourinho, has admitted that he insulted his Chelsea counterpart, Antonio Conte, with “a response that I know that touched the point where he really feels hurt”. Conte launched a verbal assault on Mourinho, branding the Manchester

EPL: Allegri ‘agrees’ to replace Conte at Chelsea

Juventus manager, Massimiliano Allegri, has agreed to replace Antonio Conte as Chelsea boss in the summer, according to reports in Italy. Conte is expected to leave Stamford Bridge at the end of this season and his compatriot is favourite to

Chelsea vs Arsenal: Why we didn’t beat Gunners – Conte

Chelsea manager, Antonio Conte, has rued his side’s wastefulness in front of goal, after their 0-0 draw with Arsenal in their Carabao Cup semi-final tie on Wednesday. Four days after the Blues drew goalless at Norwich City, they were unable