April 19 2014 Latest news:
Jose Mourinho refused to take questions after Chelsea’s defeat against Sunderland thanks to Liverpool loanee Fabio Borini’s late penalty but instead issued a short statement that lasted around two minutes.
Premier League: Chelsea 1 Sunderland 2
Eden Hazard must prove his fitness by returning to full training to feature in Chelsea’s Champions League semi-final first leg at Atletico Madrid on Tuesday, according to assistant coach Steve Holland.
John Terry will hopefully complete terms on a new Chelsea contract “amicably” in the next fortnight, according to assistant coach Steve Holland.
Chelsea playmaker Eden Hazard “remains a doubt” for Chelsea’s Champions League semi-final first leg trip to Atletico Madrid on Tuesday night.
Sunderland head coach Gus Poyet is confident Vito Mannone has the mental strength to bounce back from his costly midweek howler at Chelsea.
Full-back Ondrej Celustka returns to the Sunderland squad for Saturday’s Premier League trip to Chelsea.
Eden Hazard and Aaron Ramsey have been nominated for the Professional Footballers’ Association young player of the year award.
Eden Hazard has been nominated for the Professional Footballer’s Association player-of the year award, with Liverpool’s Luis Suarez the favourite to win.
Hull manager Steve Bruce believes English football should rally behind its European representatives after his side’s clash with Arsenal was put back a day to assist Chelsea.