Champions League Football

Antonio Conte: Chelsea boss says 3-0 defeat in Barcelona ‘unfair’

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte felt the 3-0 defeat in Barcelona which ended his side’s involvement in the Champions League was “unfair”. Two goals from Lionel Messi plus one from Ousmane Dembele – his first in a Barca shirt – helped the Spanish giants to a 4-1 aggregate victory. Defeat damages Chelsea’s chances of Champions League football […]

Champions League Football

Antonio Conte has revealed what he told Lionel Messi at full-time of Barca 3-0 Chelsea

While Manchester United went out of the Champions League with a whimper when they fell at home to Sevilla on Tuesday, Chelsea exited the competition with their heads held high. Barcelona beat the reigning Premier League champions 4-1 on aggregate thanks to a 3-0 victory at the Nou Camp on Wednesday and, once again Lionel […]

Champions League Football

Chelsea v Barcelona: Antonio Conte says Blues can do ‘something incredible’

Chelsea will “try to do something incredible” by knocking Barcelona out of the Champions League, said manager Antonio Conte after a drawn first leg. Willian put the Blues ahead at Stamford Bridge, but Lionel Messi capitalised on an error to ensure the match finished 1-1 by netting 15 minutes from time. Barcelona, who are seven points clear […]

Champions League Football

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte thinks Barcelona are beatable on Tuesday

Chelsea head coach Antonio Conte says he has spent the last month dissecting the defensive “weakness” he thinks they can exploit when they face Barcelona. The Blues welcome the runaway La Liga leaders to Stamford Bridge on Tuesday for the first leg of their Champions League last-16 tie. Conte says Chelsea will need to produce […]

Football Premier League

It could be all change for Chelsea this summer as once again their title-winning manager looks set to leave the club just a year after lifting the trophy. That is something that’s been a theme for the club since Roman Abramovich took over, with no manager able to hang onto the job for particularly long […]