Roberto di Matteo

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Chelsea have appointed Roberto Di Matteo their permanent manager on a two-year contract. "We all achieved incredible success last season that made history for this great club," said the 42-year-old. "Our aim is to continue building on that and I'm already looking forward to the squad's return for pre-season." "Roberto's quality was clear for all…
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Bayern Munich and Chelsea go head-to-head in the Champions League final on Saturday, with two evenly-matched sides fighting it out for European glory. Bayern have the distinct advantage of playing the game at home at the Allianz Arena, and the German club’s fan will be determined to become European champions on home soil. Jupp Heynckes’…
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Roberto Di Matteo has been told no decision will be taken over his Chelsea future until after the Champions League final. Among the big names linked with the Stamford Bridge hot-seat are Pep Guardiola and Jose Mourinho - in fact there's some suggestion Di Matteo will be snubbed even if Chelsea win the 19 May…
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Chelsea finish their Premier League campaign at home to Blackburn, who are already relegated and will want to end their season on a high. Chelsea's 4-1 defeat to Liverpool in midweek has ended their chances of finishing in the top four, and naturally the players' minds will be heading towards the Champions League final against…
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Liverpool will look for revenge on Chelsea when the teams meet in the Premier League at Anfield on Tuesday, following the Blues' FA Cup triumph. Liverpool fans left Wembley with their head in their hands on Saturday, as the Reds were beaten 2-1 in the final by Chelsea. Kenny Dalglish's men must now focus on…
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Roberto Di Matteo spoke to the press ahead of the game against Newcastle at Stamford Bridge.
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Chelsea are back to domestic duty on Sunday after their midweek European heroics, and face London rivals QPR at Stamford Bridge. Chelsea fans were jubilant on Tuesday night when their side managed to come back from 2-0 down to get a 2-2 draw with Barcelona, all with ten men, to make the Champions League final.…
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Barcelona's season hangs in the balance, as the European champions welcome Chelsea to the Camp Nou on Tuesday for the Champions League semi-final second leg. Barcelona have had a bad week after consecutive defeats to Chelsea and Real Madrid in the space of four days. A 1-0 defeat at Stamford Bridge against the Premier League…
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Chelsea will look to show no fear when they take on European champions Barcelona on Wednesday in the Champions League semi-finals. Chelsea will go into the first leg of their tie with the Spaniards full of confidence after dispatching Tottenham 5-1 in the FA Cup semi-finals on Sunday. Roberto Di Matteo will hope that the…
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Roberto Di Matteo spoke to the press ahead of the FA Cup Semi Final game against Tottenham on Sunday at Wembley.
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London rivals Tottenham and Chelsea meet in the FA Cup semi-finals at Wembley on Sunday, with both clubs in need of a shot in the arm and the chance of silverware. Tottenham have had something of a capitulation over the last two months, and the White Hart Lane outfit have been overtaken by north London…
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The change in manager at Chelsea seems to have given a fresh lease of life to under-fire Fernando Torres, who has improved markedly over the last month. With many of the Stamford Bridge fans and the media slating the Spaniard over the course of the season for his inability to hit the back of the…