Liverpool top after Chelsea inflict Manchester City’s first league defeat
N’Golo Kante and David Luiz were on target for Maurizio Sarri’s men as City paid for failing to take advantage of their first-half dominance.
Manchester City thrash Chelsea 6-0 to go top of Premier League
Sergio Aguero should have had even more than three as the Argentine missed a glorious early chance and hit the bar in the second-half in a humiliating afternoon for Maurizio Sarri’s men.
Maurizio Sarri rules Chelsea and Tottenham out of Premier League title race
Sarri believes Chelsea will struggle to maintain pace with Manchester City and Liverpool at the top of the league
Chelsea’s Maurizio Sarri humble before first encounter with José Mourinho
Chelsea’s Maurizio Sarri says he is ‘lucky’ to find himself in direct opposition to José Mourinho but does not believe himself worthy of favourable comparisons to Manchester United’s manager
Chelsea ‘mentality’ concerns Sarri after Everton defeat
Maurizio Sarri admitted he is worried about his Chelsea team’s “mentality” after they fell to a 2-0 defeat at Everton that severely damages their hopes of a top-four finish in the Premier League.
Furious Maurizio Sarri questions Chelsea players' mentality
The Blues were soundly beaten by the Gunners at the Emirates after goals from Alexandre Lacazette and Laurent Koscielny
Chelsea’s Maurizio Sarri rules out January loan for Ruben Loftus-Cheek
Chelsea have ruled out sending Ruben Loftus-Cheek on loan in January after the midfielder’s recent impressive form
Maurizio Sarri reveals where Chelsea must improve their in-game management
Chelsea have slumped to two defeats in three games after a long unbeaten start to the season
Marcos Alonso insists Chelsea must ignore growing gap to Manchester City
The Spaniard admits the Blues have not been ‘loyal’ to their style of football in recent matches and must improve
Beth England’s goal helps unbeaten Chelsea overcome Manchester City
Emma Hayes’s Chelsea side break their long run without a win over rivals Manchester City
Manchester City's 'unthinkable' rise to power
Manchester City's 'unthinkable' rise to power - 10 years on
Why Manchester City are trying to grow their brand abroad
Chelsea have effectively sewn up this season’s Premier League title already. They will have more of a battle to win the FA Cup too but it would be a surprise if they were not at Wembley for the final on 27 May. But all of that mere football is just a precursor or a proxy for the real contest going on between the Premier League’s biggest clubs, which takes place all over the world, all year round. That is the battle between the…
Live: Follow Manchester City vs Liverpool live after Leicester go top
The Premier League resumes after the international break with a busy day of action across the country. Title contenders Manchester City, Arsenal and Manchester United all feature along with high-flying Leicester, while Chelsea will look to turn their season around.
I have reached the top by joining Chelsea, Says manager Maurizio Sarri
Maurizio Sarri heaped praise on Jurgen Klopp, Unai Emery and Jose Mourinho, and claimed English football represents “the top” of the game.
EPL: Chelsea’s Sarri rules out signing striker, targets winger
English Premier League: Striker Olivier Giroud’s ankle injury will not force Chelsea’s hand in the January transfer window but the club could explore the possibility of signing a winger, manager Maurizio Sarri has said.
Gonzalo Higuain reveals why he wanted to join Maurizio Sarri at Chelsea
The Blues confirmed that the Argentinian striker has joined Maurizio Sarri’s side on loan from AC Milan until the end of the season on Wednesday evening
Maurizio Sarri: Chelsea must ‘solve the problem’ of Eden Hazard’s contract
Hazard still has 18 months remaining on his current contract but negotiations have stalled over a new deal
Maurizio Sarri must face up to own failings in Chelsea blame game
Maurizio Sarri has decided to go down a dangerous road by using a post-match news conference to criticize the attitude and character of his Chelsea players
Maurizio Sarri: What next for Chelsea boss after Man City thrashing
Where does Chelsea 6-0 thrashing by Manchester City leave Maurizio Sarri? With his job under threat, argues BBC Sport's Phil McNulty.
Relief for Pep Guardiola after Manchester City overcome fear factor
Pep Guardiola said Manchester City ‘played with a little bit of fear’ before finding ‘the right moment to win’ at Hoffenheim