The Blues wing-back revealed some surprising facts about his life as a youngster in Italy including who inspired him to become a footballer
Antonio Conte's side can move back level on points with second-placed Manchester United with a win over the Saints - follow the action LIVE!
Former Blues player and coach Ray Wilkins believes the Polish forward would be a fine addition in January, but doubts a transfer could be arranged
Chelsea have won five Premier League games in a row at home after Marcos Alonso's free-kick downed Southampton.
The iconic Ivorian striker has shed his trademark locks and is now sporting a more streamlined look as he welcomes the birth of a "new me"
The former Red Devils and Chelsea midfielder doubts that Jose Mourinho will take a World Cup winner from Arsenal during the January transfer window
The Spanish striker has returned to the fold after injury, but Eden Hazard will once again lead the line for the Blues in a 'false nine' role
While the league leader's form has grabbed all the headlines, Conte believes his team are also worthy of praise afer eight league wins in 10
The Blues striker was a surprise omission from the squad against the Saints but his place should be safe in the coming weeks
Antonio Conte's side will be looking to cement a top-four standing against the Saints, while building momentum heading towards the Christmas period
The 23-year-old has been struggling for longer than many Blues fans realise, with the source of his woe dating back to his traumatic France debut
The Blues youngster is still hopes he can force his way into the first team and he will make a late call on whether to accept a loan move away
The Brazilian has suffered a dramatic dip in form since seeing his proposed summer switch to Stamford Bridge blocked - are the two connected?
The Everton manager wouldn't fight to hold up a January move for the midfielder, but also claims he wouldn't hesitate to play the 24-year-old
Goal summarises the biggest transfer talk involving Chelsea as Antonio Conte looks to build on his title success in his second season in charge
The 29-year-old has pledged his future to the Stamford Bridge outfit amid rumours that he could leave this winter
Our tipster thinks that the Blues will come out on top - but that there will be plenty of goalmouth drama at both ends at Stamford Bridge on Saturday
Manchester United and Chelsea have previously been linked to the France Under-21 man, with Brighton the latest club to take a look at the forward
Eden Hazard, Willian and Pedro combined superbly as Chelsea returned to winning ways against a poor Huddersfield Town side.
The Blues saw their fringe players step up as their manager rotated on Tuesday night against the Terriers, which bodes well for the rest of the season
Antonio Conte's side are looking to bounce back from their defeat at West Ham as they visit the John Smith's Stadium - follow the action LIVE!
The Blues are monitoring the interest from their Premier League rivals in the £90m-rated attacking midfielder as the January window approaches
Willian scored one and set up two others as Chelsea bounced back from defeat to West Ham to beat Huddersfield Town 3-1.
Antonio Conte's men are looking to bounce back from a shock defeat against West Ham but the Blues are heavy favourites to see off Terriers on Tuesday
The Blues travel to the John Smith's Stadium for a match against the Premier League new boys coming off the back of a London derby defeat to West Ham
The Belgian plays in a more advanced role in Tuesday's clash after his team-mate was forced out of contention with a back injury
The Blues are out of the title race as their big-spending rivals get a return on their investment, and the Belgian star's exit could come next
The Barcelona manager will be keeping an eye on the Blues' attacking duo in the Champions League round of 16
The Spain international striker has announced that he is to become a father, with the news providing a fitting end to what has been a memorable 2017
The Blues under-performed in a defeat to West Ham, but their manager expects his players to respond strongly in a midweek meeting with Huddersfield
A last-16 tie against the La Liga giants promises to provide the Blues with a stern test, but their manager has said: "Our reaction must be positive"
Having suffered a shock away defeat at the weekend, Al Hain-Cole thinks the Conte's men could be in for another tricky clash against Wagner's side
The Blues boss confirmed that the club's No.9 will miss the trip to Yorkshire on Tuesday evening due to a back complaint
The Blues boss wants to secure European football next season and says he won't let his stars take their foot off the gas in the league
Holders Real face a difficult task in the form of the French giants, while Jose Mourinho's side must travel to Spain
The DR Congo left-back played a key role as the Hammers secured their first win in nine league games against the reigning Premier League champions
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Five of the Chelsea manager's nine league defeats have come against sides from London, while his side have already dropped 16 points this season
The goalkeeper could be facing a battle to retain his place as England's number one, having been left out of David Moyes' side to face the Blues
The Blues were beaten 1-0 by struggling West Ham on Saturday and the centre-back was fuming with the standard of his team's performance
The Blues are on the brink of failure in the league following their 1-0 defeat to West Ham and are a shadow of the side from the 2016-17 campaign
The 1-0 to defeat to David Moyes side in the Premier League on Saturday leaves the Blues well behind the Manchester clubs
Marko Arnautovic's early goal proved decisive as West Ham claimed a surprise 1-0 Premier League win over Chelsea on Saturday.
The Belgian goalkeeper has sparked further talk of a switch to Santiago Bernabeu by reiterating that he intends to return to Spain at some stage
The Hammers opted against a move while the Belgian, who joined the Red Devils over the summer for £75 million, was still on the books at Chelsea