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Chelsea activate Olivier Giroud’s one-year contract extension clause

Chelsea have activated a clause in Olivier Giroud's contract to extend his deal for an extra year and keep him with the club for next season.
Ruben Loftus-Cheek wants to emulate John Terry and become a Chelsea leader.

Ruben Loftus-Cheek wants to be Chelsea leader like John Terry

The England midfielder observed the former Stamford Bridge captain at close quarters after breaking through from the club's youth ranks five years ago.
Manchester City

Manchester City win thrilling EPL title race, break Liverpool hearts

Manchester City retained the Premier League title after surviving a scare on the final day to see off Brighton 4-1 at the Amex and beat Liverpool to top spot.
David Luiz ended speculation surrounding his Chelsea future by signing a new deal with the club.

David Luiz signs Chelsea extension

The club announced on Friday that the defender had extended his contract with Chelsea and will be under contract through the 2020-21 campaign.
Chelsea's David Luiz has issued an angry response to what he saw as negative tactics from Burnley as the Clarets came away from Stamford Bridge with a 2-2 draw in the Premier League on Monday evening.

David Luiz optimistic his Chelsea future will be decided in ‘next few days’

David Luiz is optimistic about staying at Chelsea and expects a decision on his future to be made "in the next few days".
Eden Hazard has provided more assists than any other player in Europe’s top five leagues this season (Getty Images)

Chelsea climb to third after 3-0 win over Watford

Chelsea beat Watford 3-0 on Sunday to move over Tottenham to third place in the English premiership.
Maurizio Sarri believes Chelsea's season has been successful so far, as pointed to achievements in cup competitions alongside his side's efforts to finish in the top four.

Maurizio Sarri: Chelsea are facing defensive crisis

Maurizio Sarri says Chelsea are in “trouble” as they face a defensive crisis ahead of their Europa League semi-final against Eintracht Frankfurt.

Burnley boss Sean Dyche rejects ‘anti-football’ claims by David Luiz

Sean Dyche has hit back at comments suggesting Burnley use 'anti-football' tactics ahead of Sunday's showdown with Manchester City.
Chelsea Burnley

Gianfranco Zola: Burnley draw an opportunity missed for Chelsea

The Blues would have moved into third place in the Premier League had they won at Stamford Bridge, but Maurizio Sarri's side were frustrated by the Clarets – whose tactics were branded as "anti-football" by David Luiz.
Chelsea's David Luiz has issued an angry response to what he saw as negative tactics from Burnley as the Clarets came away from Stamford Bridge with a 2-2 draw in the Premier League on Monday evening.

David Luiz: Why Chelsea couldn’t defeat Burnley

Chelsea’s central defender David Luiz has explained why his side drew 2-2 with Burnley on Monday night.
David Luiz

David Luiz: Jurgen Klopp is key to Liverpool

David Luiz has revealed his admiration for Jurgen Klopp ahead of Chelsea's trip to Liverpool on Sunday.
MAURIZIO SARRI CHELSEA

David Luiz praises Maurizio Sarri for sticking to his principles during Chelsea struggles

David Luiz has described Maurizio Sarri as a "great human" and praised him for sticking to his footballing principles during Chelsea's recent struggles.
Maurizio Sarri is set to decide whether to end Kepa Arrizabalaga’s Chelsea exile at Fulham on Sunday as the under-fire Blues boss and his controversial keeper face a defining moment in their troubled season.

Kepa Arrizabalaga returns to Chelsea’s starting XI for Fulham clash

Kepa Arrizabalaga's exile from Chelsea's starting XI is over after one match with the goalkeeper restored for Sunday's clash with Fulham.
David Luiz believes Chelsea's Kepa Arrizabalaga should have respected Maurizio Sarri's decision to take him off in the EFL Cup final, but called the incident normal.

David Luiz: Kepa Arrizabalaga must respect Maurizio Sarri’s decisions

David Luiz believes Chelsea's Kepa Arrizabalaga should have respected Maurizio Sarri's decision to take him off in the EFL Cup final, but called the incident "normal".
David Luiz says Maurizio Sarri has improved Chelsea since taking over as head coach

David Luiz: Everyone at Chelsea believes in Maurizio Sarri

David Luiz says that Maurizio Sarri has the backing of the Chelsea dressing room amid rumours of discontent after recent high-profile away defeats.
Gonzalo Higuain scored his first Chelsea goals and Eden Hazard struck twice as the Blues moved back into the top four with a dominant 5-0 victory over Huddersfield at Stamford Bridge.

Gonzalo Higuain hits brace in Chelsea’s 5-0 demolition of Huddersfield

Gonzalo Higuain scored his first Chelsea goals and Eden Hazard struck twice as the Blues moved back into the top four with a dominant 5-0 victory over Huddersfield at Stamford Bridge.
Leicester City’s English midfielder Marc Albrighton vies with Liverpool’s English striker Daniel Sturridge (L) during the English Premier League football match between Liverpool and Leicester City at Anfield in Liverpool, north west England on January 30, 2019. (Photo by Paul ELLIS / AFP) /

Liverpool held in title blow, Chelsea humiliated

Liverpool wasted a chance to take complete control of the Premier League title race as Leicester earned a 1-1 draw against the leaders, while Chelsea’s bid for a top-four finish was rocked by a humiliating 4-0 thrashing at Bournemouth on Wednesday.
Bournemouth

Chelsea trounced by Bournemouth as Liverpool extend Premier League lead

Chelsea suffered their biggest defeat of the season with a 0-4 humiliation at Bournemouth while Liverpool failed to fully capitalise on Man City’s loss, only managing a 1-1 draw at Anfield to go five points clear.

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Double Olympic champion Caster Semenya will run her last 800-metres today before the International Association of Athletics Federations imposes hugely controversial new rules limiting testosterone in female athletes.

Caster Semenya to return to track in 2,000 metres race in France

Two-time Olympic champion Caster Semenya will run in the 2,000 metres in a meeting held in the Paris suburbs on June 11, the organisers said on Friday.
Lagos State Governor-elect Babajide Sanwo-Olu was at a special reception organised by Kings’s Court Chapel for the Ogun State Govenor-elect Prince Dapo Abiodun on Sunday. 1

Babajide Sanwo-Olu: My administration will be hardworking

The Lagos State Governor-elect, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Saturday said he would work assiduously to deliver the dividends of democracy to the people of the state.
Bayern Munich goalkeeper Manuel Neuer has praised Ajax's Andre Onana for his impressive displays between the sticks this season.

Manuel Neuer: Ajax’s Andre Onana deserved to be in Champions League final

Bayern Munich goalkeeper Manuel Neuer has praised Ajax's Andre Onana for his impressive displays between the sticks this season.

Boko Haram kills 25 soldiers, civilians in an ambush in Borno

Islamist insurgents killed at least 25 soldiers and a number of civilians in an ambush in northeast Nigeria on Saturday morning, two security sources said, the second deadly attack on the army this week.
Kola Ologbondiyan

PDP congratulates Zamfara governor-elect, others

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Saturday congratulated the Zamfara State governor-elect, Bello Matawalle, and all federal and state legislators-elect on their victory in the 2019 general elections.