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Gareth Southgate will be tasked with leading England to the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.

Gareth Southgate condemns racism as UEFA charge Montenegro

Gareth Southgate has called for education to stamp out racism in football as European governing body UEFA opened disciplinary proceedings against Montenegro following abuse aimed at black England players during his side’s 5-1 Euro 2020 qualifier win in Podgorica.
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West Ham’s Declan Rice wins first England call-up

West Ham midfielder Declan Rice has been called up to the England squad for this month's Euro 2020 qualifiers against Czech Republic and Montenegro.
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.
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.
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Ross Barkley urges Chelsea to be patient with Maurizio Sarri

Ross Barkley insisted "good times are ahead" as he backed Chelsea head coach Maurizio Sarri amid growing pressure, highlighting Pep Guardiola's early struggles at Manchester City.
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Maurizio Sarri’s job on line after Manchester City humiliated Chelsea

Maurizio Sarri admitted his job as Chelsea manager is at risk after Manchester City scored four times inside the first 25 minutes to trash his side 6-0 on Sunday.
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Maurizio Sarri struggles to spark misfiring Chelsea

Maurizio Sarri must solve Chelsea’s striker crisis as his spluttering side bid to get back on track against Newcastle on Saturday.
Chelsea goalscorer N’Golo Kante celebrates with Ross Barkley and Eden Hazard. Photograph- Darren Walsh-Chelsea FC via Getty Images

N’Golo Kante strikes as Chelsea beat Crystal Palace

Chelsea recorded their third successive away win in the English Premier League this on Sunday defeating Crystal Palace 1-0.
Eden Hazard celebrates with Emerson after riding to Chelsea’s rescue again by scoring the winner against Bournemouth in the Carabao Cup quarter-final. Peter Nicholls-Reuters

Eden Hazard fires Chelsea into League Cup semi-final

An 84th-minute Eden Hazard goal, which spun into the net after a heavy deflection, earned Chelsea a place in the League Cup semi-finals after a 1-0 win over Bournemouth.
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Chelsea hand Manchester City first Premier League loss of season

Goals on both sides of half-time gave Chelsea a 2-0 win over Manchester City in Premier League action on Saturday night.
Son Heung-Min sealed the win for Tottenham with a stunning solo goal. David Ramos-Getty Images

Tottenham end Chelsea’s unbeaten start to season with Wembley thrashing

Tottenham ended Chelsea's unbeaten start to the season after beating them 3-1 at Wembley.
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Chelsea’s Ross Barkley fears hostile reception against Everton

Chelsea midfielder Ross Barkley is braced for a hostile reception when his old club Everton visit Stamford Bridge on Sunday.
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Bournemouth’s Callum Wilson gets first England call-up alongside Wayne Rooney

Bournemouth striker Callum Wilson has been called up by England manager Gareth Southgate for the first time as Wayne Rooney is included in a bumper 28-man squad for a friendly against the USA and Nations League clash with Croatia.
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Michael Ballack: Ruben Loftus-Cheek good enough for leading Chelsea role

Ruben Loftus-Cheek was told as a youngster to "watch Michael Ballack" in Chelsea's academy at Cobham Training Ground and the legendary former midfielder believes the 22-year-old is into the final stages of proving "he can play a good role in a big team".
Manchester United's Portuguese manager Jose Mourinho awaits kick off in the Champions League group H football match between Manchester United and Juventus at Old Trafford in Manchester, north west England, on October 23, 2018. (Photo by Oli SCARFF / AFP)

Jose Mourinho’s charge for abusive language dropped by FA

Jose Mourinho's charge for alleged abusive language in Manchester United's win over Newcastle has been dropped, the FA has confirmed.
David Luiz says Maurizio Sarri has improved Chelsea since taking over as head coach

David Luiz: Maurizio Sarri key to Chelsea’s flying start

David Luiz has praised "great human" Maurizio Sarri as Chelsea continued their flying start to the Premier League season with a dominant win at Burnley.

Willian: Chelsea fear no Premier League team

Willian believes Chelsea have no one to fear in the Premier League this season, after an impressive start under head coach Maurizio Sarri.
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David Luiz: Why Chelsea couldn’t defeat Manchester United

Chelsea defender David Luiz has revealed why the team could not defeat Manchester United in their Premier League clash on Saturday.

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