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Chelsea progressed to the semi-finals of the Europa League after defeating Slavia Prague 4-3 at Stamford Bridge, resulting in a 5-3 aggregate victory.

Chelsea reach Europa semis despite alarming second half

Chelsea beat Slavia Prague 4-3 in a thrilling encounter to book their place in the Europa League semi-finals despite an alarmingly complacent second-half performance at Stamford Bridge on Thursday.

Olivier Giroud demands important role at Chelsea FC next season

Striker Olivier Giroud said on Wednesday he has been approached by other clubs to play for them next season, but he added he wanted to extend his stay Chelsea.
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 keen to earn permanent Chelsea move

Chelsea striker Gonzalo Higuain is still desperate to earn a permanent move to the Premier League despite a difficult spell since arriving at Stamford Bridge on loan in January.
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Maurizio Sarri still unsure over Eden Hazard’s Chelsea future

Maurizio Sarri still does not know if Eden Hazard has decided his Chelsea future.
Olivier Giroud has Michel Platini in his sights after moving third among France's all-time top scorers with his 35th international goal in the victory over Iceland.

Olivier Giroud targets passing Michael Platini after moving beyond David Trezeguet with 35th France...

Olivier Giroud has Michel Platini in his sights after moving third among France's all-time top scorers with his 35th international goal in the victory over Iceland.

Didier Deschamps: Olivier Giroud wants more playing time at Chelsea

France manager, Didier Deschamps, has revealed that Olivier Giroud wants more game time at Chelsea, after impressing for his national side.
Antoine Griezmann thumped a volley in to put France in the lead after Paul Pogba's super pass . Reuters

Antoine Griezmann stars as France thrash Moldova in Euro 2020 Qualifier

Winger Antoine Griezmann scored one and set up another as World Cup winners France easily beat Moldova 4-1 in Chisinau in their opening Euro 2020 qualifier on Friday.
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Olivier Giroud: I have no place in Chelsea’s Premier League attack

Chelsea striker Olivier Giroud has stated he is likely to move back to France at the summer, when his contract expires at the end of the season after growing frustrated by lack of playing time under manager Maurizio Sarri.
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Chelsea say Callum Hudson-Odoi was racially abused during Dynamo Kiev game

Chelsea say one of their players was racially abused by Dynamo Kiev supporters during their Europa League game in Ukraine.
Chelsea’s Pedro celebrates scoring their opener. Paul Childs-Action Images via Reuters

Chelsea damage Tottenham’s tittle chase

Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri made goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga “pay” for his “big mistake” by dropping him before the team cast aside an air of crisis with a thoroughly deserved win over Tottenham.
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.
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Lyon open door to signing Chelsea outcast Olivier Giroud

Lyon president Jean-Michel Aulas has insisted that he would be interested in bringing Olivier Giroud back to Ligue 1, but only in the summer.
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Gianfranco Zola: Gonzalo Higuain can handle big expectations at Chelsea

Gianfranco Zola believes Gonzalo Higuain has arrived at Chelsea at a perfect time in his career and backed him to improve the team's impotent attack.
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Gianfranco Zola expects Gonzalo Higuain to make flying start at Chelsea

Chelsea assistant manager Gianfranco Zola has backed Gonzalo Higuain to make an instant impact at Stamford Bridge as the Argentina striker prepares for his debut this weekend.
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Gonzalo Higuain’s fitness questioned by Jimmy-Floyd Hasselbaink

Jimmy-Floyd Hasselbaink has expressed doubts over the fitness levels of Chelsea's new loan signing Gonzalo Higuain.
AC Milan’s Argentine forward Gonzalo Higuain is seen on the pitch ahead of Supercoppa Italiana final between Juventus and AC Milan at the King Abdullah Sports City Stadium in Jeddah on January 16, 2019. (Photo by GIUSEPPE CACACE / AFP)

Chelsea sign Higuain on loan until end of the season

Chelsea signed Argentina striker Gonzalo Higuain on loan from Juventus until the end of the season on Wednesday as boss Maurizio Sarri looks to ignite his spluttering attack.
Dele Alli could follow Lionel Messi’s lead and play in a withdrawn forward role on Sunday. Photograph- Tottenham Hotspur FC-Tottenham Hotspur FC via Getty

Mauricio Pochettino: Dele Alli can play false nine like Lionel Messi

Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino faces a forward selection dilemma on Sunday against Fulham, but has said he could use Dele Ali in a false nine role.
AC Milan’s Argentine forward Gonzalo Higuain is seen on the pitch ahead of Supercoppa Italiana final between Juventus and AC Milan at the King Abdullah Sports City Stadium in Jeddah on January 16, 2019. (Photo by GIUSEPPE CACACE / AFP)

Chelsea close in on Gonzalo Higuain loan, Alvaro Morata set for Atletico Madrid

Chelsea is set to add some much-needed firepower by reuniting manager Maurizio Sarri with Argentine striker Gonzalo Higuain, according to widespread reports on Thursday.

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