NEWS

Analysis

Pulisic and Kante on reaching targets in Europe and where we need to be more clinical

Christian Pulisic and N’Golo Kante reacted to our European progress by reflecting on what we can achieve in the knockout round and how we need to improve to reach further targets.

3 HOURS AGO
Analysis

Goalscorer Azpilicueta reflects on our progress from a tough Champions League group and highlights areas to improve

After scoring the goal that ultimately proved decisive in taking Chelsea through to the Champions League knockout stages, Cesar Azpilicueta reflected on finding the right response to bounce back from a disappointing defeat at the weekend.

8 HOURS AGO
Analysis

The Data Day: Chelsea vs Lille – Willian most shots and key passes

Our statistical look at last night’s victory highlights how influential Willian was in helping us secure the three points…

4 HOURS AGO
News

Everything you need to know about the Champions League round of 16 draw

Following our progression to the Champions League knockout stages courtesy of victory over Lille, we will now take our place in the draw for the round of 16. Here we have all the details on it and who we could play...

4 HOURS AGO
News

Media Watch: Lampard wants Hazard replacement, Everton move for Ancelotti and no surgery needed for Clarke-Salter

In our look at the latest Chelsea-related news stories from the media, Frank Lampard says he needs more competition in creative areas, two Premier League clubs express an interest in recently-departed Napoli boss Carlo Ancelotti, and there is good news for Jake Clarke-Salter, who is spending the season on loan at Birmingham.

7 HOURS AGO
Match Preview

Andersson aiming to end the year on a high

Chelsea FC Women have already qualified for the quarter-finals of the Continental Tyres Cup but defender Jonna Andersson insists the Blues will go into tonight’s final group fixture against Reading with the aim of getting three points.

7 HOURS AGO
Analysis

Lampard very pleased to progress but hoping for more in the knockout stages

Not for the first time this season it was nervier than he would have liked, but ultimately Frank Lampard was left to reflect on a ‘really good achievement’ by his players with qualification from Champions League Group H now secured.

10 Dec 2019, 10:47 PM
Match Report

Match Report: Chelsea 2 Lille 1

A dominant display at Stamford Bridge saw Chelsea advance to the Champions League last-16 as group runners-up after Lille were beaten by first-half goals from Tammy Abraham and Cesar Azpilicueta.

10 Dec 2019, 08:38 PM
News

Team News: Chelsea vs Lille

Toni Rudiger returns to the Chelsea side for the first time since September.

10 Dec 2019, 06:44 PM
History

Cinq you and good night - Blues past against sides from France

Tonight’s Champions League fixture will ensure Lille become the fifth French side to play a competitive match against Chelsea at Stamford Bridge and only one of those previous visitors has left west London with a win.

10 Dec 2019
Columnist

DEAD-CAT DEBATE AND TRANSFER WINDOW PRISED AJAR ASSESSED BY GILES SMITH

In his regular, Chelsea-fan opinion-piece, Giles Smith has a word on the Goodison goals, appropriate celebrations, and what makes the best goal-of-the-season candidates…

10 Dec 2019
Interview

Mateo Kovacic reveals the heartwarming message behind his 'silly hand' celebration

Mateo Kovacic hadn’t scored for over 1,000 days and then, like London buses, two came in quick succession!

10 Dec 2019
History

Getting the job done on matchday six

The Blues have our Champions League destiny in our hands when we take on Lille tonight and we provide a timely reminder of a few other momentous nights at the Bridge when our group stage fate was on the line.

10 Dec 2019
Match Preview

Chelsea Women v Reading Women preview: Kick-off time, tickets, how to follow and more!

The Blues’ final Continental Tyres League Cup group fixture takes place at Kingsmeadow tomorrow against second-placed Reading, and here are the key details ahead of the match…

10 Dec 2019, 05:40 PM
Match Report

UYL report: Chelsea 1 Lille 1

Chelsea's Under-19s ended their UEFA Youth League campaign with a draw against Lille OSC at Cobham this afternoon.

10 Dec 2019
Match Preview

Chelsea Under-19s vs Lille preview, kick-off time and how to watch live

We preview this afternoon’s European encounter as Chelsea Under-19s prepare to take on Lille in the final game of Group H in the UEFA Youth League.

10 Dec 2019
Match Preview

Pre-Match Briefing: Chelsea vs Lille

The final Champions League group game is a huge one with qualification for the last 16 on the line. Club historian Rick Glanvill and club statistician Paul Dutton ready themselves for a big European night at the Bridge...

10 Dec 2019
News

Pulisic, Kepa and Desailly star in today's match programme

The matchday programme for our game against Lille tonight includes exclusive interviews with Kepa Arrizabalaga and Marcel Desailly, notes from Frank Lampard and Cesar Azpilicueta, and special features focusing on our French past.

10 Dec 2019
News

Media Watch: Reece James set for new deal, Alonso eyed by Italians and Ake prompts signature tug-of-war

In our look at the latest Chelsea-related news stories from the media, reports suggest that Reece James is set to extend his Blues stay, Marcos Alonso could be reunited with a former head coach and Nathan Ake is linked with a return to Stamford Bridge…

10 Dec 2019
Competitions

Check-in for the chance to win a signed Chelsea shirt!

Fancy winning a signed Chelsea shirt? Then make sure you check-in to The 5th Stand app during tonight's Champions League clash with Lille!

10 Dec 2019