CHELSEA - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/CHELSEA News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Didier Drogba rejoins Chelsea on season-long deal http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58225281-77/drogba-chelsea-mourinho-club.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58225281-77/drogba-chelsea-mourinho-club.html.csp">Didier Drogba rejoins Chelsea on season-long deal</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-26T15:59:31.997-06:00">Updated Jul 26, 2014 03:59PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">London • Didier Drogba rejoined Chelsea on Friday, reuniting one of the sport’s most theatrical characters with flamboyant manager Jose Mourinho. The 36-year-old Ivory Coast striker, who was a free agent after stints with China’s Shanghai Shenhua and Turkey’s Galatasaray, signed a season-long deal with the Premier League club. “It was an easy decision. I couldn’t turn down the opportunity to work with Jose again,” Drogba said. “Everyone knows the special relationship I have with this club and it...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58225281@www.sltrib.com Sat, 26 Jul 2014 15:59:31 MDT FIFA rejects calls to strip Russia of World Cup http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58225357-77/cup-fifa-russia-chelsea.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58225357-77/cup-fifa-russia-chelsea.html.csp">FIFA rejects calls to strip Russia of World Cup</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-25T23:50:02.63-06:00">Updated Jul 25, 2014 11:50PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Soccer • FIFA rejected calls to move the 2018 World Cup from Russia, saying the tournament “can achieve positive change.” Some lawmakers in Germany want the hosting rights reviewed because of Russia’s alleged involvement in shooting down a Malaysia Airlines plane over Ukraine last week. Political pressure on Russia increased Friday when the European Union sought to freeze assets and restrict travel for more individuals and businesses. FIFA said in a statement it “deplores any form of violence” ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58225357@www.sltrib.com Fri, 25 Jul 2014 23:50:02 MDT Soccer: Frank Lampard joins New York City FC http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58222252-77/lampard-york-league-chelsea.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58222252-77/lampard-york-league-chelsea.html.csp">Soccer: Frank Lampard joins New York City FC</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-24T23:07:38.085-06:00">Updated Jul 24, 2014 11:07PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • The newest team in Major League Soccer is doing its part to fill Yankee Stadium with stars. New York City FC introduced Frank Lampard in Brooklyn on Thursday after signing the 36-year-old former Chelsea midfielder to a two-year contract. “Why not New York? Talk about ticking all the boxes. I want to carry on challenging myself.” Lampard said at a news conference . “That’s a great challenge, isn’t it? City of hopes and dreams. That’s where you want to go to and play isn’t it?” The club...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582222522014-07-24T23:07:38.085-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-24T23:07:38.085-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58222252@www.sltrib.com Thu, 24 Jul 2014 23:07:38 MDT Frank Lampard joins New York City FC of MLS http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58221546-77/lampard-york-league-chelsea.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58221546-77/lampard-york-league-chelsea.html.csp">Frank Lampard joins New York City FC of MLS</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-24T22:45:05.416-06:00">Updated Jul 24, 2014 10:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • The newest team in Major League Soccer is doing its part to fill Yankee Stadium with stars. New York City FC introduced Frank Lampard in Brooklyn on Thursday after signing the 36-year-old former Chelsea midfielder to a two-year contract. “Why not New York? Talk about ticking all the boxes. I want to carry on challenging myself.” Lampard said at a news conference . “That’s a great challenge, isn’t it? City of hopes and dreams. That’s where you want to go to and play isn’t it?” The club...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58221546@www.sltrib.com Thu, 24 Jul 2014 22:45:05 MDT Rampell: It’s not Chelsea’s fault that celebrity pays so well http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58185965-82/clinton-kardashian-appearance-celebrity.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58185965-82/clinton-kardashian-appearance-celebrity.html.csp">Rampell: It’s not Chelsea’s fault that celebrity pays so well</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Catherine Rampell</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-15T16:03:19.843-06:00">Updated Jul 15, 2014 04:03PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Talons drawn, the media have descended upon Chelsea Clinton. Again. Not for her frizzy hair, now smoothed with a killer blowout, or for that preteen metal mouth, now braces-free and pearly white. This time the attacks are over how much money she makes — for her network television fluff pieces and well-attended gigs on the lecture circuit — despite her stick-thin résumé. “The former First Daughter has never run for office, held a public policy job or done philanthropic work outside her family bus...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58185965@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Jul 2014 16:03:19 MDT