John Obi Mikel

Samuel Luckhurst

Mikel's Collector's Item Seals Blues Win

HuffingtonPost.com | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 21.09.2013 | UK Sport

José Mourinho offered a collector's item even before kick-off. "Sorry about your disappointment but we will give you happiness," he shrugged. Mea cul...

Clattenburg Courts Controversy (Again)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.11.2012 | UK Sport

Mark Clattenburg's return to Premier League refereeing was not exactly smooth, but exactly how bad it was depends on what you read. Clattenburg ove...

Clattenburg Cleared By FA

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 22.11.2012 | UK Sport

Mark Clattenburg has been cleared by the Football Association of racially abusing Chelsea midfielder John Obi Mikel, who has instead been charged for ...

Clattenburg Expected To Be Cleared

Daily Star | Posted 19.11.2012 | UK Sport

Mark Clattenburg is set to be cleared of racially abusing John Obi Mikel to leave Chelsea’s reputation in tatters....

Chelsea And FA Accused Of 'Cover-Up'

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 14.11.2012 | UK Sport

Chelsea and the Football Association have been accused of instigating a cover-up after the Metropolitan Police confirmed they would no longer be inves...

Clattenburg Row: Chelsea Chairman Buck Says Blues Aren't Hypocrites

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 13.11.2012 | UK Sport

Updated: 20:00 13 November - Police drop investigation Chelsea chairman Bruce Buck has said the club would have been "crucified" had they not repor...

Clattenburg Not Refereeing For A Second Successive Week

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 05.11.2012 | UK Sport

Mark Clattenburg will not referee a Premier League match for the second week running amid accusations he aired "inappropriate language" towards Chelse...

Clattenburg Officials Heard No Racial Slur

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.11.2012 | UK Sport

Referee Mark Clattenburg will receive the backing of his fellow officials as an investigation into allegations he used "inappropriate language" toward...

Wenger Criticises Chelsea Over Clattenburg Claims

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 01.11.2012 | UK Sport

Arsenal manager Arsène Wenger has criticised Chelsea for publicly alleging referee Mark Clattenburg used "inappropriate language" towards John Obi Mi...

United Fans Show Support For Clattenburg

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.11.2012 | UK Sport

Manchester United fans returned to the scene of their Sunday victory with a banner displaying their 'support' for Mark Clattenburg, after Chelsea comp...

Chelsea File Clattenburg Complaint To FA

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 01.11.2012 | UK Sport

Chelsea have filed their complaint to the Football Association detailing allegations referee Mark Clattenburg used "inappropriate language" against Jo...

You Couldn't Make It Up

Michael Volpe | Posted 30.12.2012 | UK Sport
Michael Volpe

It pains me to say that a bit of me will likely enjoy the unfathomable awkwardness that the whole case represents for the FA and the football press. I will, I am sorry to say, enjoy seeing how they manage to reconcile their recent history with their growing realisation that fate has dealt them a cruel, almost perfect and mouth-wateringly delicious blow.

'I Will Break Your F*****g Legs' - What Chelsea Player Allegedly Said To Clattenburg

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.10.2012 | UK Sport

A Chelsea player told referee Mark Clattenburg “I will break your f*****g legs” during their Premier League defeat to Manchester United, it has be...

Samuel Luckhurst

Could Chelsea's Hypocrisy Undermine Kick It Out's Campaign?

HuffingtonPost.com | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 19.10.2012 | UK Sport

Chelsea's perceived hypocrisy over their "confidential" disciplinary action against John Terry may threaten to undermine Kick it Out's campaign agains...

Chelsea Midfielder John Obi Mikel's Father Abducted In Nigeria

fanhouse.co.uk | Posted 15.10.2011 | UK

Midfield players who go in where it hurts to make tackles and interceptions are often described as brave but such a label seems hardly appropriate for...