Antonio Conte says he ‘forced’ Olivier Giroud to play against West Brom and allays injury fears - football

Antonio Conte says he ‘forced’ Olivier Giroud to play against West Brom and allays injury fears



The fiery Italian boss did not want to play without a target man up top (Picture: Getty)
Antonio Conte has revealed that he forced Olivier Giroud to play despite a slight knock as Chelsea overcame West Brom on Monday night to ease the pressure on their manager.
The Blues finally got back to winning ways after back-to-back defeats against Bournemouth and Watford, with Eden Hazard notching a brace either side of a Victor Moses goal to secure a 3-0 win at Stamford Bridge. Giroud, making his full Chelsea debut, was involved in the first goal and Conte was happy with his performance ? and the options he now has… Read the full story

...
URL source: http://metro.co.uk/tag/west-bromwich-albion-fc/

--------------------------------
 

(Video) Spurs’ Dele Alli sex tape leaked after Liverpool dive, fans react hilariously

05-02-2018 16:46 - ( Chelsea )


Chelsea plot shock move for Leicester City midfielder

Tottenham’s shock formation v Real Madrid

Real Madrid v Tottenham Spurs face their toughest match of the season in midweek. The Champions League has so far been a good hunting ground for Spurs. They beat Borussia Dortmund 3-1, before cruising past APOEL in Cyprus. But on Tuesday night...
16-10-2017 12:46 - ( Totthenham )
Chelsea plot shock move for Leicester City midfielder

Fantasy Football Tips: Transfer Guru assesses Premier League fixtures ahead of Gameweek 9

FANTASY FOOTBALL TIPS: The Fantasy Football Transfer Guru app has calculated which clubs have the hardest and easiest fixtures over the next five gameweeks.
18-10-2018 08:49 - ( Newcastle )
Chelsea plot shock move for Leicester City midfielder

TAW Special: Kevin Keegan Exclusive

This week John Gibbons went to Kevin Keegan’s house for a cup of tea and a chat about his new autobiography My Life in Football. Although obviously covering his whole career, we focused on his time at Liverpool. where Kevin won three league...
17-10-2018 16:51 - ( liverpool )
Chelsea plot shock move for Leicester City midfielder

West Ham ace out, Everton midfielder in: Six to pick and three to sell on FF based on the stats

It’s gameweek nine in the Premier League this weekend and all 20 sides will be vying to outperform each other as we come towards the […]The post Six to pick and three to drop: Fantasy Football tips – gameweek 9 appeared first on...
20-10-2017 19:45 - ( Manchester United )
Chelsea plot shock move for Leicester City midfielder

Is pining over James Rodriguez a waste of your time"

The Colombian publicly speaks of his fondness for Bayern, but leaks to the press indicate he may have one foot out the door. What?s real and what?s not" Another day, another hint that James Rodriguez is unhappy with Bayern Munich. The...
09-10-2018 19:50 - ( Bayern Munich )


Chelsea plot shock move for Leicester City midfielder

Why Alisson Becker is the 67million gamble Liverpool could not afford to ignore

Liverpool did not waste any time upgrading their goalkeeping options in the summer, shelling out 67m to sign Alisson Becker from Roma in July. Alisson had played against Liverpool twice with his former club in the Champions League semi-finals and...
05-09-2018 16:46 - ( liverpool )
Chelsea plot shock move for Leicester City midfielder

Eleven new scholars join youth team

Earlier this week we reported on the six new under-23 squad signings and while we await any potential changes to the first team squad there is now news of the eleven new scholars who have joined the under-18s this week at the start of pre-season...
05-07-2018 19:48 - ( Burnley )
Chelsea plot shock move for Leicester City midfielder

Arsenal player has been ‘offered to half of Europe’ over the past few days

Thursday saw an update from Italy regarding the Aaron Ramsey situation, and it was the English clubs who were in the lead, as Serie A outfits had various excuses not to make a move for the Arsenal midfielder. Free to go where he pleases come the...
19-10-2018 12:48 - ( Arsenal )
Chelsea plot shock move for Leicester City midfielder

David Moyes on Marko Arnautovic

David Moyes was asked by reporters about the verbal exchange between Mark Hughes and Arnautovic on the touchline. Moyes replied: “I didn’t think there was anything in it.Marko was coming off the pitch, I don’t know what Mark Hughes said, I...
18-12-2017 19:50 - ( West Ham )
Chelsea plot shock move for Leicester City midfielder

Lukaku in regular contact with Drogba and Henry as he chases Premier League record

Lukaku has Henry’s goal haul in his sights (Picture: AFP/Getty) Manchester United FCWhy Eden Hazard is the biggest threat to Jose Mourinho's Manchester United reign
19-10-2018 08:47 - ( Arsenal )


Chelsea plot shock move for Leicester City midfielder

Norwich flop wins award whilst on loan

Norwich flop Steven Naismith has said that his player of the month award has proven he was right to join Hearts on loan. The Scot, who only scored 8 goals in 48 appearances for Norwich after signing for 8 million, joined Hearts on loan in August,...
18-10-2018 19:49 - ( Norwich City )
Chelsea plot shock move for Leicester City midfielder

Alvaro Morata opens up about Chelsea FC struggles

Alvaro Morata has shed light on his difficult first season at Chelsea FC, admitting that the Spanish striker needs to score goals to be “happy”. The 25-year-old has found some decent form in the past couple of weeks as Chelsea FC manager...
18-10-2018 08:47 - ( Chelsea )
-------------------------------------