Thursday, August 18, 2022

Chelsea FC

August 17, 2022

Putin’s critic Navalny demands tougher sanctions on Russian oligarchs

Of the 200 people listed as the richest Russians by Forbes magazine, barely a quarter are on Western sanctions lists, according to Mr Navalny.

Alexei Navalny and Vladimir Putin
August 15, 2022

Chelsea v. Tottenham: English FA charges Tuchel, Conte; mum on referees’ poor showing 

Tuchel and Conte were sent off after the highly tense match marred by poor officiating by centre referee Anthony Taylor and VAR Mike Dean.

furious bust-up between Thomas Tuchel and Antonio Conte
August 4, 2022

Napoli president wants African players to boycott AFCON 

Kalidou Koulibaly has condemned plans by Napoli president Aurelio De Laurentiis to force African players to skip the Africa Cup of Nations.

AFCON and Napoli president Aurelio De Laurentiis
June 7, 2022

U.S. court orders seizure of Abramovich’s aircraft

The aircraft, with an estimated combined value of more than $410 million is owned and controlled by the former owner of Chelsea FC.

Roman Abramovich
May 7, 2022

Boehly consortium signs £4.25 billion deal to buy Chelsea

The sale is expected to complete in late May subject to all necessary regulatory approvals.

Roman Abramovich and Todd Boehly
April 14, 2022

Shortlisted bidders ready to buy Chelsea FC

The four shortlisted consortiums must submit their final offers to the Raine Group on Thursday.

Chelsea FC
March 18, 2022

Liverpool vs Benfica, Man City vs Atletico Madrid in Champions League quarter-finals

The quarter-finals’ first legs will hold on April 5 and 6 before the second legs on April 12 and 13.

March 12, 2022

Hyundai suspends sponsorship with Chelsea amid Abramovich sanctions

Hyundai said it was suspending its marketing and communication activities with Chelsea “until further notice”.

Hyundai and Chelsea FC
March 12, 2022

Russia-Ukraine War: Abramovich disqualified as director at Chelsea

“The Board’s decision does not impact on the club’s ability to train and play its fixtures,” part of the statement reads.

Roman Abramovich
March 10, 2022

UK ready to allow Chelsea sale if Abramovich doesn’t benefit

The UK government sanctioned Abramovich on Thursday amid ties to Vladimir Putin, ties which the Chelsea owner has always strongly denied.