Chelsea’s Kai Havertz (right) celebrates with team-mate Tammy Abraham after scoring against Barnsley during their English League Cup match on Wednesday. Associated Press
Pedro Rodriguez starred as Chelsea withstood a spirited Slavia Prague fightback in a wild 4-3 victory to qualify for the Europa League semi-finals on Thursday, while Arsenal knocked out Napoli after an assured display in Italy.
Arsenal will play Chelsea in the Europa League final after Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored the hat-trick that ended Valencia’s hopes of another dramatic European comeback on Thursday. Chelsea entered the Europa League final after scraping past Eintracht Frankfurt 4-3 on penalties following a 1-1 semi-final, second leg draw on Thursday.
Olivier Giroud is relishing the prospect of beating his old Arsenal team-mates when he lines up for Chelsea in the Europa League final in Baku on May 29. The 32-year-old French World Cup winner’s move across London 18 months ago has failed to deliver the regular first team football
Chris Gayle smashed a blitzkrieg fifty as Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) continued their juggernaut with an eight-wicket victory over hapless Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) in their Indian Premier League (IPL) match on Monday.
Top seed Alexander Zverev won his second ATP title in Cologne in the space of a week with a quick-fire 6-2, 6-1 demolition of Argentine Diego Schwartzman in the final of the bett1HULKS Championship on Sunday. The German world number seven had claimed
Delhi Capitals will look to bounce back from the disappointment of two defeats and book a play-off berth with victory over Sunrisers Hyderabad in their Indian Premier League (IPL) match on Tuesday.
Los Angeles: Patrick Cantlay held off Spain’s second-ranked Jon Rahm and third-ranked US compatriot Justin Thomas on Sunday to capture to Zozo Championship for his third career US PGA title. The 28-year-old American made a career-best nine birdies in firing