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Antonio Conte Warns Luiz, You May Be Left Out For Good

Antonio Conte has warned David Luiz he faces a fight to win back his Chelsea place after the Brazil defender was dropped for the 1-0 win over Manchester United. Luiz paid the price for some sloppy performances as Blues boss Conte left him out of the squad at Stamford Bridge on Sunday. The former Paris Saint Germain star, one of the key players in Chelsea's title triumph last term, watched from the stands as Andreas Christensen, Cesar Azpilicueta and Gary Cahill filled the central defensive positions for the champions.…

EPL: Burnley Shock Chelsea, Watford Hold Liverpool, Huddersfield Win

Champions Chelsea suffered a disappointing start to their Premier League title defence, as they suffered a 3-2 defeat at home to Burnley. The visitors were the better side overall with a disciplined, energetic and ruthless first-half display that saw them put three past the Blues, with Sam Vokes netting twice. Chelsea captain Gary Cahill was sent off midway through the first half for a reckless tackle on Steven Defour. Antonio Conte’s side were better in the second half when summer signing Alvaro Morata headed in…

Arsenal Beat Chelsea To Win FA Community Shield

Arsenal defeated Chelsea 4-1 on penalties to win the Community Shield, after the game ended 1-1 in normal time. Goals from Victor Moses and a late equalizer from Arsenal new man Sead Kolasinac ensured the game ended the 90 minutes level. Arsenal where the better side overall and came closest in breaking the deadlock when record signing Alexandre Lacazette curled a shot onto the post after a brilliant counter-attack. After a goalless first half, Chelsea opened the scoring within a minute of the restart, following…