José Mourinho threatens to play weakened Chelsea team against Liverpool
José Mourinho plans protest at being made to play on Sunday Manager to seek Abramovich's consent but could forfeit titleJosé Mourinho is threatening to rest virtually his entire Chelsea team an... [Read More]

Diego Costa and Fernando Torres fire only blanks in battle of the strikers | Barney Ronay
Atlético Madrid found Chelsea's defence immovable as the 41-year-old Mark Schwarzer had little trouble repelling the persistent threat of the home sideAs the minutes slipped by in the second half at t... [Read More]

Chelsea's José Mourinho draws Diego Simeone into war of attrition
Portuguese manager's tactical masterplan was all about 'control and protection' and leaves Atlético's young pretender to rue a missed opportunity in the Champions League semi-final first legIf manager... [Read More]

Atlético Madrid v Chelsea: Champions League player ratings
John Terry again played a captain's role with no player earning a higher rating at the Vicente Calderón Continue reading... [Read More]

Atlético Madrid 0-0 Chelsea | Champions League match report
There is no point in dressing it up as something it was not. At this rarefied level, it was unusual to see such a lack of vibrant football, or so many occasions when passes were misplaced and two side... [Read More]

Champions League: Atlético Madrid v Chelsea - in pictures
All the action from the Vicente Calderón where Chelsea will be looking to survive their encounter with Diego Costa et al Continue reading... [Read More]

José Mourinho has faith in Torres to lead line against Atlético Madrid
Chelsea manager set to field former Atlético captain Diego Simeone welcoming to Spanish strikerJosé Mourinho is confident Fernando Torres will be able to cope with the conflicting pressures of ... [Read More]

José Mourinho aims to avoid serial semi-finalist tag at Atlético Madrid | Barney Ronay
José Mourinho will break Sir Alex Ferguson's mark of seven Champions League semis but yearns for a different recordFernando Torres was affectionately mobbed by a small group of Atlético fans wh... [Read More]

Chelsea's Fernando Torres is great striker says Atlético's Diego Simeone
Atletico manager expects Torres to play in semi-final first leg No surprise for Simeone if Chelsea bid for Diego CostaAtlético Madrid's coach, Diego Simeone, has defended Fernando Torres on the... [Read More]

Eden Hazard misses Chelsea training ahead of Atlético Madrid showdown
Belgian playmaker suffering from calf injury Goalkeeper Cech has recovered from illnessEden Hazard missed Chelsea's open training session on the eve of the first leg of the Champions League semi-final... [Read More]