Former US Army soldier and WikiLeaks source Chelsea Manning was released from prison on Thursday on a judge's order after being held since May for refusing to testify in an ongoing US investigation of WikiLeaks.
Frank Lampard admitted Chelsea was given a "reality check" by Bayern Munich as the German giant pushed his team to the brink of Champions League elimination with a 3-0 victory in the last 16 first leg on Tuesday.
Chelsea has been dealt a blow in its search for attacking reinforcements after Edinson Cavani’s father said the striker will join Atlético Madrid if the Spanish club can agree a deal with Paris Saint-Germain.
Chelsea made a loss of almost £100 million ($130 million) last year despite owner Roman Abramovich pouring nearly a quarter of a billion pounds into the Premier League club, its figures for 2018/19 released on Tuesday show.
Chelsea is ready to break its transfer record in the pursuit of Borussia Dortmund's wantaway forward Jadon Sancho and is confident about its chances of landing him ahead of Manchester United either in January or next summer.