Manchester United were demolished 4-0 by an impressive Chelsea unit at Stamford Bridge and Jose Mourinho had the Red Devils' poor start to blame for the poor result.
Antonio Conte took charge of a sub-standard Chelsea squad in the summer and has failed to bring the most out of his players this season.
Arsenal have been in talks to sign Valencia centre-back Shkodran Mustafi, but the deal may have become significantly more complicated as the La Liga outfit are now reportedly looking for £50 million for the Germany international.
Chelsea have turned their attentions to Inter Milan maverick Mauro Icardi in an attempt to boost their striking options for the upcoming season and Valencia are preparing a move for 29-year-old winger Pedro.
Chelsea player Pedro has left the door open to a return at the Camp Nou, but headmits that it would be "close to be impossible for" Barcelona to sign him back.
Antonio Candreva and Kalidou Koulibaly edge closer to Chelsea moves. Winger Pedro lashes out at Spanish head-coach Vincente Del Bosque.
The Spaniard joined Chelsea last summer, but failed to make a significant impact as the Blues sank to one of their lowest league positions in recent years. The winger has now hinted at a possible return to the Camp Nou despite only recently making the switch to Stamford Bridge.
Chelsea winger Pedro conceded that the level of competition in the English Premier League made it much harder to win than the Spanish La Liga.
Chelsea ended their wait for a first home Premier League win under Guus Hiddink with a 5-1 demolition of struggling Newcastle on Saturday.
Chelsea midfielder Pedro has lent his support towards compatriot Cesc Fabregas, after the latter was booed by the Chelsea FC fans during the Blues’ 3-1 win over Sunderland. According the fans, Fabregas’s poor performances led to Mourinho’s sacking. But Pedro dismissed these claims and insisted that his teammate will prove his loyalty in the coming weeks. Fabregas arrived at Chelsea following a £30m deal with Barcelona in June 2014, and helped the Blues to win the title in his first season. But his dip in form and effort this season has forced the fans to hold him guilty for Jose Mourinho’s sacking last week. Fabregas can overcome mutinous fans Fabregas is one of the three Chelsea players that received plenty of stick in their 3-1 win over Sunderland on Saturday, as the fans express their anger following Mourinho’s exit. But Pedro believes his compatriot can rise above this and prove his loyalty to the fans. “It was difficult for him but […]