Eden Hazard, on his first start this season for the Blues, netted from the penalty spot in the 76th minute before substitute Joselu levelled with a brilliant header at St James' Park.

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LONDON, Nov 24: Tottenham Hotspur may be licking their wounds after crashing out of the Champions League but they must quickly refocus as they return to Premier League action on Saturday at leaders Chelsea in their third straight London derby.

MIDDLESBROUGH, Nov 21: Chelsea moved to the top of the English Premier League on Sunday after a first-half strike by Diego Costa earned the visitors a convincing 1-0 victory at Middlesbrough.

LONDON, Nov 5: With Chelsea leaking goals too easily, Antonio Conte didn't have to search far for the solution.

MANCHESTER, (England), Oct 31: Every goal and stand-out performance by Chelsea winger Eden Hazard in the Premier League makes his insipid form of last season even more of a mystery.

Jose Mourinho blamed "incredible defensive mistakes" for his humiliation on his Premier League return to Stamford Bridge where his former side Chelsea routed Manchester United 4-0 on Sunday,

LONDON, Oct 23: Jose Mourinho was humiliated on his return to Chelsea as his Manchester United defense was brutally exposed in a 4-0 loss Sunday by its ruthless hosts, who scored after only 30 seconds.

Mourinho braces for Chelsea return

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LONDON, Oct 23: Less than 12 months since his second spell as Chelsea manager ended amid on-pitch turmoil and bitter off-pitch recrimination, Jose Mourinho returns to Stamford Bridge with Manchester United on Sunday.

LONDON, Oct 15: Leicester slumped to another big defeat before a Champions League game, losing 3-0 to Chelsea in the English Premier League on Saturday.

HULL, England, Oct 1: It wasn't magic but Diego Costa's skill helped Chelsea make its winless streak in the English Premier League vanish with a 2-0 victory at Hull on Saturday.

LONDON, Sept 25: For once, a landmark game for Arsene Wenger wasn't spoiled by Chelsea, and this time it was Arsenal humiliating its London rival.

NEW YORK, Sept 18: An explosion in a crowded Manhattan neighborhood on Saturday night left 29 people injured, and authorities said a second nearby site was also being investigated. Mayor Bill de Blasio called the blast an "intentional act," but said there was no terrorist connection.

LONDON, Sept 17: Liverpool ended Chelsea's unbeaten start in the English Premier League with a rousing 2-1 win on Friday.

SWANSEA, Sept 11: Two goals, a yellow card, accused of diving, and repeatedly kicked, shoved and goaded.

MANCHESTER, Aug 29:  Manchester City kept pace with likely title rivals Manchester United and Chelsea by beating West Ham 3-1 on Sunday for a third straight victory in the early stages of the English Premier League season.

LONDON, Aug 27: Chelsea continued its perfect start to the English Premier League under new manager Antonio Conte, beating Burnley 3-0 on Saturday.

WATFORD, Aug 20: Diego Costa scored a late winner for the second time this week as Chelsea came from behind to beat Watford 2-1 on Saturday and complete back-to-back Premier League victories under new coach Antonio Conte.

LONDON, Aug 16: Striker Diego Costa struck in the 89th minute as Chelsea won its first competitive match under new manager Antonio Conte, beating West Ham 2-1 Monday night in the English Premier League.

LONDON, Aug 3: Egypt winger Mohamed Salah has completed a permanent transfer from Chelsea to Roma after spending last season on loan at the Italian club.