Chelsea Owner Roman Abramovich Had Affair with Columnist Anna Subbotina

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Anna Subbotina, a well known Russian columnist, had a secret affair with Chelsea FC Owner and Russian Oligarch Roman Abramovich. Forbes magazine estimates Abramovich, a very close confidant of Russian President Vladimir Putin, and bosom buddy to Jared Kushner, son-in-law of United States President Donald Trump, to be the world’s 139th wealthiest man; with a net worth of 7 billion.

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Chelsea FC Starting XI Prediction vs Tottenham Hotspur

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After a less than favorable start by Chelsea FC, manager Antonio Conte will want to make a major improvement by picking up a win against Tottenham Hotspur on Sunday. With Gary Cahill and Cesc Fabregas missing out on the tie due to suspensions, Conte will surely be reevaluating the depth of his current squad.

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Chelsea Are Still Title Favorites With No Excuses, Says Jose Mourinho

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Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho is ramping up the mind games against his former club Chelsea. He doesn’t buy Antonio Conte’s claims that his squad is too small and needs more players. Mourinho believes the reigning champions remain the favorites for the league title, and have no excuses for failure.

Mourinho also implied that Leicester City star Danny Drinkwater, who’s been consistently linked with a £40 million move to Stamford Bridge, could be close to joining the London club.

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Diego Costa Demands Chelsea Let Him Go, Return to Atletico Madrid

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Chelsea striker Diego Costa gave a very revealing and extremely inflammatory interview to the Daily Mail over the weekend. In the Q&A session, he unloaded on Blues Manager Antonio Conte and how the club is currently treating him. He also explained his view of the current situation that he finds himself in; one that is messy and contentious to say the least.

That’s only the beginning of what was in that article, and you can check out some of the highlights over at this link. Today, Diego Costa released a statement in which he made clear his intentions about his future.

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Mkhitaryan Happily Surprised United Got Nemanja Matic From Chelsea

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Despite a brace from Romelu Lukaku, stat sheet stuffing from Paul Pogba, Henrikh Mkhitaryan, Marcus Rashford and Anthony Martial, not to mention a clean sheet from David de Gea, the man of the match in Sunday’s Manchester United 4-0 win over West Ham was Nemanja Matic.

Most pundits described him as the best player on the pitch, and one tv talking head called him “the baby-sitter,” because he makes sure everything is in place to prevent problems and open up the opportunities for everyone to play and get their treats.

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As Bakayoko and Hazard Heal, Chelsea Look to Add More Players

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The first chapter in the book of the Chelsea Premie League title defense was a horror story. The opening fixture went about as disastrous as possible, and it’s clear that manager Antonio Conte needs to make some changes, otherwise he could be facing the sack down the line. Stamford Bridge is a big money club, and they can still splash the cash between now and the 16 days left before the transfer window closes.

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Diego Costa Unleashes on Antonio Conte in Interview; Biggest Revelations

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Over the weekend we learned that the dispute between Chelsea FC Manager Antonio Conte and soon to be former striker Diego Costa had escalated to the level of a legal matter. This bitter feud was well past the point of no return a long time ago, but that revelation of lawyers getting involved kicked it up a notch.

Well, get ready because it’s about to ramp up even further as Costa went completely scorched Earth on Conte in an extremely revealing interview for the Daily Mail.

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Diego Costa and Chelsea Now Embroiled in Legal Battle

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You knew this divorce would be messy. It’s turned out to be even messier than we thought. Chelsea striker Diego Costa is long done with the club and Stamford Bridge has of course been done with him for quite some time. The feud with Manager Antonio Conte boiled over and now he’s trying to get the return to Atletico Madrid that he’s been seeking.

We’ve all known for some time that this transfer would be complicated by Atletico’s transfer ban. Turns out it’s complicated by much more than that.

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Chelsea Captain Gary Cahill Sent Off Early, Blues Fall Behind

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With John Terry departed, another defender, Gary Cahill, assumed the captaincy at Chelsea FC. It’s off to a disastrous start at Stamford Bridge as the Blues are currently losing to lower table side Burnley at home.

It’s a total collapse, as the Blues fell behind 3-0 before halftime, and it all began with Cahill getting sent off in the 14′ due to this challenge; viewable in GIF form below:

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Chelsea FC U21 Lewis Baker Signs Extension, Goes on Middlesbrough Loan

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Today brought the news that talented Chelsea FC U21 midfielder Lewis Baker signed a new deal that will keep him at the club for five years. It was also announced that Baker will go to Middlesbrough on loan for the 2017-18 season. Baker drops down to the Championship, where Boro are considered to be favorites to earn promotion back to the Premier League next season.

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Alvaro Morata Admits His Critics Come with the Transfer Fee Territory

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Chelsea striker Alvaro Morata broke the club transfer fee record when he signed last month, creating massive expectations at Stamford Bridge. Morata, a former Real Madrid man who was also heavily targeted by Manchester United, will be called upon to both replace the production of Diego Costa, and live up to his £58 million price tag.

Morata didn’t have the most stellar debut, in the Community Shield last weekend and it has invited plenty of criticism. Chelsea played Arsenal to a 1-1 draw before losing 4-1 on penalties. Morata didn’t feature until the 74′ and during the shootout he missed his only penalty kick attempt.

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Chelsea FC Owner Roman Abramovich Set for Very Costly Divorce

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Chelsea Football Club Owner and Russian Oligarch Roman Abramovich is set for his third, and likely costliest, divorce yet. On Monday Abramovich and his wife Dasha Zhukova released a joint statement indicating their end of their marriage. They deemed it a very amicable split, and indicated intentions of continuing to work together.

Roman Abramovich is an extremely secretive man, who does not like to do interviews, and he kept his marriage to Zhukova a secret for six years.

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