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Hazard rescues Chelsea in six-goal thriller against Roma

Eden Hazard's goals were his first for Chelsea this season (Image credit: Getty Images)

Eden Hazard rescued Chelsea’s unbeaten start to the Champions League group stage after a dominant Roma had fought back from two goals down to lead in a pulsating game at Stamford Bridge. Hazard scored in each half, heading in to level from Pedro’s cross with 15 minutes to go to keep the Blues top of Group C. The Belgium forward ...

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Liverpool 0-0 Man United: Wasteful Reds frustrated at Anfield

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Liverpool were held to a frustrating draw despite dominating Manchester United at Anfield and have now won just once in eight games. The Reds were on top for long periods and peppered the United goal with 19 shots, but a combination of outstanding goalkeeping by David de Gea and poor finishing denied them a decisive moment. The most noteworthy incident ...

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Chelsea interested in Ghanaian striker Boakye-Yiadom – Reports

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Chelsea boss, Antonio Conte, is rumoured to be interested in signing Ghanaian international and Red Star Belgrade striker Richmond Boakye. According to GhanaSoccernet, the news has been confirmed by a “credible Stamford Bridge source.” Boakye, 24, has enjoyed an impressive start this season, scoring 10 goals and providing three assists in 16 appearances with Red Star Belgrade. Scouts on their way ...

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Chelsea striker Álvaro Morata facing up to six weeks out with hamstring injury

Alvaro Morata talks to Chelsea medical staff after pulling up in the first half during the home defeat by Manchester City. The striker was taken off as a precaution. Photograph: Will Oliver/EPA

Chelsea have been dealt a blow after the Spanish Football Federation said Álvaro Morata had sustained a myofascial injury to his hamstring muscles, an injury which could keep the forward out for more than a month. Morata, who has scored six goals in seven Premier League games for his new club, pulled up 10 minutes before half‑time in the 1-0 defeat by Manchester City at ...

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Batshuayi gives Chelsea last-gasp win at Atletico Madrid

Michy Batshuayi's goal was his second in the Champions League this season (Image credit: Reuters)

Michy Batshuayi scored a 94th-minute winner as Chelsea snatched a dramatic victory against Atletico Madrid to maintain their 100% start in Champions League Group C. Substitute Batshuayi tapped home from close range with the last kick of the game from Marcos Alonso’s cross. The Blues fell behind to a 40th-minute Antoine Griezmann penalty despite having the better of the first ...

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Premier League round-up: Alvaro Morata bags hat-trick in Chelsea rout and Manchester City continue prolific form

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Burnley 0-0 Huddersfield Town It was a game of few chances at Turf Moor as Burnley and Huddersfield played out a goalless draw. Neither side registered a shot on target in the first half, but Huddersfield’s Tom Ince and Laurent Depoitre came relatively close in the second. Burnley’s strike force failed to turn up in the game and the result ...

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Atletico Madrid confident of breakthrough in Costa negotiations

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Atletico Madrid are increasingly confident they have made a breakthrough in negotiations to sign Diego Costa from Chelsea, Sky Sports News understands. A source close to the negotiations says progress is being made but “it is not sorted yet”, after a summer-long debacle between the player and his current West London employers. Atletico are banned from registering new players before January and ...

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