Chelsea eager to harness obvious talents of young Bertrand Traoré
• Club hope to sign Burkina Faso player on 18th birthday• Midfielder impressed on tour of Asia and scored two goalsChelsea face an anxious wait to discover whether they will be able to secure Bertrand... [Read More]

Chelsea's Demba Ba determined to remain at club despite Rooney interest
• Senegalese says competition for places brings out his best• Ba says: 'We will all work in the same direction'Demba Ba is determined to remain at Chelsea for the season ahead despite the Londoners' o... [Read More]

Mark Schwarzer's glass half full after moving up the road to Chelsea
• Former Fulham keeper looking ahead to World Cup• Hoping to play enough to keep Australia No1 spotMark Schwarzer is confident he will make his mark at Chelsea next season and retain his place as Aust... [Read More]

Manchester United's David Moyes denies Wayne Rooney is for sale - video
Manchester United's pre-season tour has been dogged by one question: will José Mourinho's Chelsea sign Wayne Rooney? [Read More]

Manchester City under more pressure than Chelsea, says José Mourinho
• Portuguese says Pellegrini has spent £100m on 'top' players• Chelsea's young team not yet at its best, says MourinhoJosé Mourinho has suggested that Manchester City will be under greater pressure to... [Read More]

José Mourinho: Late transfer business could destabilise Chelsea rivals
• Chelsea's transfer dealing done – except for Wayne Rooney• 'The sooner you have the players the better. No club is safe'• Ashley Cole on his debt to José MourinhoJosé Mourinho has warned rival clubs... [Read More]

Chelsea's Ashley Cole: Why I owe José Mourinho a good season
• Left-back 'didn't play as well as I could' under Mourinho before• 'We owe it to him to win the title or the Champions League'Ashley Cole has insisted he still "owes" José Mourinho having failed to d... [Read More]

Chelsea to lose Juan Mata and Fernando Torres for season opener
• Chelsea's three Spain internationals will miss Hull match• Manager José Mourinho makes decision on loan playersJosé Mourinho is resigned to being without his Spanish trio Juan Mata, Fernando Torres ... [Read More]

Chelsea's Romelu Lukaku would love to play alongside Wayne Rooney
• Belgian says he is happy to fight for his place• Improved offer to Manchester United is on the cardsRomelu Lukaku has welcomed Chelsea's pursuit of Wayne Rooney, despite the implications the Manches... [Read More]

André Schürrle desperate to make up for lost time at Chelsea
• André Schürrle wanted to move to Stamford Bridge a year ago• Germany international proud to play for Mourinho's ChelseaAndré Schürrle has vowed to make up for lost time as he embarks upon his Chelse... [Read More]