Tuchel to give players a rest after tired performance at Brighton

Thomas Tuchel wasn't pleased with our performance at Brighton, but feels days like these have to expected when your time is tired and in need of a rest against such a good team with their home fans behind them.

Match Report

Match Report: Brighton 1 Chelsea 1

Chelsea and Brighton played out a second 1-1 draw of the season in which we had taken the lead, on this occasion Hakim Ziyech’s first-half opener cancelled out by Adam Webster’s header on the hour.


Watch the highlights of Chelsea's draw at Brighton

Chelsea and Brighton drew 1-1 on the South Coast on Tuesday and you can now watch the best of the action.


Chelsea line up vs Brighton

There are three changes to the Chelsea team for tonight’s visit to Brighton.


Werner determined to bounce back for the fans

Timo Werner has admitted that injury and Covid has made it difficult for him to find his rhythm recently, but his relationship with the Chelsea supporters means he will give everything to pay them back with silverware this season.


Mendy on pride at FIFA award, desire to contribute more and AFCON hopes

Yesterday Edouard Mendy was deservedly named the Best FIFA Men’s Goalkeeper for 2021, and he has spoken from Cameroon, where he is currently competing at the Africa Cup of Nations, to give his reaction to the award and underline his determination to keep improving.


Tuchel explains Mount absence and how he is suffering because of other players' injuries

Thomas Tuchel has confirmed Mason Mount’s absence from the starting line-up against Manchester City was due to tactical reasons, although he feels the 22-year-old has been suffering as a result of some of the injuries to players around him.

Match Preview

Pre-Match Briefing: Brighton vs Chelsea

From the north-west of England to its south coast in the space of three days, the Blues aim to put Saturday’s setback behind us when we face the Seagulls. Club historian Rick Glanvill and club statistician Paul Dutton provide the information ammo…

Match Preview

Blues Bulletin: Brighton vs Chelsea

The Blues head to the South Coast for our final away game in January and we have plenty of facts and figures to build up to the game here...


Tuchel and Hayes named World's Best

Thomas Tuchel has been named The Best FIFA Men’s Coach and Emma Hayes The Best FIFA Women’s Coach at The Best FIFA Awards 2021 ceremony in Zurich on Monday night.


Chelsea well represented in FIFA FIFPro Men’s and Women's World 11s

Four Chelsea players across our men’s and women’s teams have been recognised at tonight’s The Best FIFA Football Awards in Zurich.


Tuchel calls for postponement clarity, questions Brighton match scheduling and updates on squad fitness

Thomas Tuchel believes greater clarity and consistency is needed when Premier League games are postponed following a raft of recent match changes due to various player absences.