2 hrs ago
Wakaso, Asamoah Nominated For 2013 African Golden Lion Award
It is a competition set up by Moroccan newspaper 'Al-Mountakhab' to decide the best African player of the year.
6 hrs ago
Jose Mourinho Is Right to Back Chelsea Strikers, but It's Time to Justify Faith
Who does he think are favourites to win the Champions League? Now Chelsea are through the group stages, can they repeat their 2012 success? Is his team really in trouble? He responded to the latter in typical fashion, quipping: "If we are in trouble, there are 17 teams in more trouble than us [in the Premier League]."
6 hrs ago
Chelsea's dummies need a Didier Drogba to boost their defence - Martin Keown
It might sound funny but Jose Mourinho was scathing when he said that even the training dummies could score against Chelsea at the minute.
8 hrs ago
NEWGalatasaray match abandoned due to snow
The crowd and millions of TV viewers were struggling to properly see the match, and the referee called the players together after 32 minutes of play to explain the situation to the players.
20 hrs ago
FOOTBALL 9-5 - Rolling news service for December 10
Football 9-5 service, where we bring you the latest news, views and pictures as it happens throughout the day.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Players Whose Legacies Are on the Line at 2014 World Cup
The tournament, which comes around every four years, is football's grandest stage.
Didier Drogba says he nearly tried a panenka penalty in the Champions League final
Didier Drogba has revealed how he almost tried a cheeky Panenka-style chip with his decisive penalty kick in the Champions League final.
Nelson Mandela tribute: Didier Drogba responds to disciplinary probe over Madiba celebration
The former Chelsea star and teammate Emmanuel Eboue face sanction from the Turkish FA over tributes to the world leader who recently passed away Didier Drogba visste han ville fa bot for dette men likevel hadde han "Thank You Madiba" pa t-skjorta #fantastisk pic.twitter.com/eESatd2sL2 Didier Drogba has taken to Instagram to respond to reports that ... (more)
Jose Mourinho Admits Chelsea Strikers Are Costing Blues the Title
Jose Mourinho has hinted the Chelsea side he's working with now doesn't have the same tools it did back during his first reign at Stamford Bridge, insisting the strikers are costing his team dearly.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
What we learned this weekend: Chelsea badly miss Didier Drogba
Ralph Ellis runs you through what we learned from the weekend's football... with some star turns and a look through the leagues, too.
Galatasaray stars Didier Drogba and Emmanuel Eboue facing fines from...
The two Ivory Coast internationals unveiled their personal messages after Galatasaray's game against Elazigspor on Friday, their first game after the death of South African icon Mandela.
Chelsea legend and former Arsenal star PUNISHED for Nelson Mandela tribute
If Manchester United loan Anderson to Fulham as suggested, it could draw a line under a long running mystery at Old Trafford.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Stoke 3 Chelsea 2 - match report: Brilliant late Assaidi goal puts brakes on Mourinho's title charge
At Chelsea, Jose Mourinho is having his patience stretched by the presence of three goal-shy strikers: Fernando Torres, Demba Ba and Samuel Eto'o.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
World Cup 2014: Your guide to Group C with Colombia, Ivory Coast, Greece and Japan
Marcos Coll scored direct from a corner - known in Latin America as an Olympic Goal - as part of a comeback from 3-0 down to draw 4-4 with Russia, complete with Lev Yashin in goal - in 1962.
Toure in line to retain Caf award
Ivory Coast midfielder Yaya Toure was on Thursday in line for another accolade, as the Confederation of African Football announced its shortlist for African Footballer of the Year.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
WhoScored.com takes a look at how Chelsea's loan stars are performing and it's not just Romelu Lukaku and Thibaut Courtois who are impressing.
Richmond and Twickenham Times
Jose Mourinho says 'we have a human side of the job too, and probably this is more important'
Jose Mourinho has no qualms about heaping pressure onto his own players to turn his Chelsea side into Barclays Premier League champions once again.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Wednesday, Dec 04, 2013
Juventus midfielder Paul Pogba on Wednesday won the 2013 Golden Boy award, which is handed out annually to the best player under the age of 21 and is voted for by 30 newspapers around the world.
Daily: the stories you need to read - December 4, 2013
Cristiano Ronaldo has threatened to boycott the Ballon d'Or after accusing UEFA president Michel Platini of attempting to unsettle him.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Give me Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Didier Drogba says Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho
Blues' players urged to respond to title-race pressure with the mental strength of the Swedish and Ivorian superstar strikers Jose Mourinho is ready to crank up the pressure in a bid to bring out the killer instinct in his Chelsea players like he did with Didier Drogba and Zlatan Ibrahimovic, writes Ian Winrow.