Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich is still waiting for UK authorities to renew his visa which expired last month, according to a report in the Financial Times.
Abramovich returned to Russia after his visa ran out and did not attend Saturday's FA Cup final at Wembley, where Eden Hazard's first-half penalty enabled Chelsea to edge out Manchester United and claim the trophy for the eighth time in their history.
A source close to Chelsea told ESPN FC that, while the visa process is taking longer than usual,...
LONDON, England -- Manchester United did not deserve to lose the FA Cup final because they were "the better team by far," according to Ander Herrera.
Chelsea won 1-0 at Wembley thanks to Eden Hazard's first-half penalty to leave United to end the season without a trophy for the first time in three years. Marcus Rashford and Paul Pogba both had chances to equalise while Alexis Sanchez had a goal chalked off for offside and afterwards Herrera claimed they had done enough to win the game.
Thibaut Courtois may not know where his or manager Antonio Conte's future lies, but the goalkeeper is sure that Chelsea need to spend big to compete in the Premier League next season.
Saturday's FA Cup final triumph over Manchester United was the best moment in a frustrating season as Chelsea failed to build on last season's league triumph, with a tepid title defence underpinned by background tension that leaves many speculating that Conte will soon leave.
LONDON -- Antonio Conte insisted that he cannot change and warned that Chelsea will be losing a "serial winner" if they decide to let him go after winning the FA Cup with a 1-0 victory over Manchester United.
Eden Hazard's first-half penalty proved the difference as Chelsea ended a disappointing season by edging United in an underwhelming final at Wembley, securing Conte the trophy that eluded him against Arsenal last May.
After the match Conte, who is expected to leave Chelsea this summer, reiterated...