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#Roman Abramovich

# roman-abramovich - Friday 23 April, 2021

No apology, but Chelsea express 'deep regret' over decision to sign up for Super League
# Bad Call
From The42
# Bad Call

No apology, but Chelsea express 'deep regret' over decision to sign up for Super League

Apr 23rd 2021, 10:30 PM 2,889 Views 1 Comment

The Blues have issued a lengthy statement from owner Roman Abramovich and the club’s board.

# roman-abramovich - Monday 22 March, 2021

Roman Abramovich launches legal action over controversial new book
# Unhappy
From The42
# Unhappy

Roman Abramovich launches legal action over controversial new book

Mar 22nd 2021, 6:26 PM 14,128 Views 0 Comments

The Chelsea owner has filed a defamation suit against both publishers HarperCollins and author Catherine Belton.

# roman-abramovich - Tuesday 28 April, 2020

'By 2016 foreign owners had bought, or held significant shares in, 15 of the Premier League’s 20 teams'
# Trend
From The42
# Trend

'By 2016 foreign owners had bought, or held significant shares in, 15 of the Premier League’s 20 teams'

Apr 28th 2020, 7:00 AM 3,572 Views 1 Comment

Read an extract from ‘The Billionaires Club’ by James Montague.

# roman-abramovich - Monday 25 November, 2019

Abramovich still 'intimately involved' at Chelsea and has rejected 'bargain' bids
# NOT FOR SALE
From The42
# NOT FOR SALE

Abramovich still 'intimately involved' at Chelsea and has rejected 'bargain' bids

Nov 25th 2019, 10:25 AM 6,807 Views 0 Comments

The Russian billionaire has owned the London club since 2003, and chairman Bruce Buck says he remains committed despite the rumours.

# roman-abramovich - Sunday 26 August, 2018

Chelsea deny reports of Abramovich sale efforts
# BLUE CHIP
From The42
# BLUE CHIP

Chelsea deny reports of Abramovich sale efforts

Aug 26th 2018, 1:41 PM 8,084 Views 9 Comments

The Blues owner is said to have taken steps to part with his club of 15 years.

# roman-abramovich - Monday 28 May, 2018

Chelsea owner Abramovich becomes Israeli citizen - report
# Development
From The42
# Development

Chelsea owner Abramovich becomes Israeli citizen - report

May 28th 2018, 11:13 PM 8,169 Views 9 Comments

The country’s Law of Return gives every Jew, or child or grandchild of a Jew, the right to Israeli citizenship on demand.

Russian billionaire Abramovich granted Israeli citizenship after UK visa issues: reports
# Roman Holiday
# Roman Holiday

Russian billionaire Abramovich granted Israeli citizenship after UK visa issues: reports

May 28th 2018, 10:38 PM 31,515 Views 64 Comments

It had been reported that the Chelsea owner’s visa in the UK had run out and was taking longer than usual to renew.

# roman-abramovich - Monday 21 May, 2018

Kremlin hits out at 'anti-Russian mania' as Chelsea owner's visa 'taking longer than normal'
# Red Scare
# Red Scare

Kremlin hits out at 'anti-Russian mania' as Chelsea owner's visa 'taking longer than normal'

May 21st 2018, 8:07 PM 14,577 Views 15 Comments

Abramovich’s British visa has run out and the application process for a new visa has been taking longer than usual.

Chelsea owner Abramovich is without a UK visa - reports
# Out Of Date
From The42
# Out Of Date

Chelsea owner Abramovich is without a UK visa - reports

May 21st 2018, 12:05 AM 10,438 Views 5 Comments

The Russian oligarch hasn’t yet been granted a renewal, amid a diplomatic crisis between his home nation and Britain.

# roman-abramovich - Wednesday 7 February, 2018

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte won't be sacked for now - reports
# Under Fire
From The42
# Under Fire

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte won't be sacked for now - reports

Feb 7th 2018, 8:20 AM 2,850 Views 2 Comments

Last year’s Premier League champions are languishing 19 points behind leaders Manchester City.

# roman-abramovich - Tuesday 7 November, 2017

One of Roman Abramovich's key confidants has quit Chelsea
# Wave Goodbye
From The42
# Wave Goodbye

One of Roman Abramovich's key confidants has quit Chelsea

Nov 7th 2017, 9:59 AM 5,508 Views 2 Comments

Technical Director Michael Emenalo is standing down from his role.

# roman-abramovich - Sunday 5 November, 2017

Leicester title win was 'a miracle', but so was ours, says Chelsea boss Antonio Conte
# Feeling Blue
From The42
# Feeling Blue

Leicester title win was 'a miracle', but so was ours, says Chelsea boss Antonio Conte

Nov 5th 2017, 12:15 AM 4,861 Views 6 Comments

The club’s rise from 10th place in 2015-16 to champions last season does not receive due credit, according to the Italian.

# roman-abramovich - Saturday 4 November, 2017

Chelsea legend Hasselbaink slams criticism of Conte as 'ridiculous'
# Nonsense
From The42
# Nonsense

Chelsea legend Hasselbaink slams criticism of Conte as 'ridiculous'

Nov 4th 2017, 1:24 PM 3,560 Views 3 Comments

The ex-Blues striker says Conte has done a “magnificent” job at Stamford Bridge.

# roman-abramovich - Tuesday 3 January, 2017

'Roman’s eyes widened in disbelief' - Inside the World of a Super Agent
# EXTRACT
# EXTRACT

'Roman’s eyes widened in disbelief' - Inside the World of a Super Agent

Jan 3rd 2017, 9:00 PM 25,551 Views 3 Comments

Check out this extract from the recently released book ‘The Deal’.

# roman-abramovich - Sunday 25 December, 2016

'Roman’s eyes widened in disbelief' - Inside the World of a Super Agent
# EXTRACT
From The42
# EXTRACT

'Roman’s eyes widened in disbelief' - Inside the World of a Super Agent

Dec 25th 2016, 9:00 PM 10,493 Views 2 Comments

Check out this extract from the recently released book ‘The Deal’.

# roman-abramovich - Tuesday 13 December, 2016

4 Premier League clubs in London 'connected' with historical abuse
# Scandal
From The42
# Scandal

4 Premier League clubs in London 'connected' with historical abuse

Dec 13th 2016, 8:23 PM 9,491 Views 0 Comments

These allegations stem from just one of the investigations being conducted by 21 of the 45 British regional police forces.

# roman-abramovich - Saturday 9 January, 2016

Man United and City displaced at the top of the Premier League wage bill chart
# Riches
From The42
# Riches

Man United and City displaced at the top of the Premier League wage bill chart

Jan 9th 2016, 6:11 PM 12,438 Views 5 Comments

United’s salary bill was £203 million, City’s £193.5 million and Arsenal’s £192.2 million.

# roman-abramovich - Thursday 17 December, 2015

Mourinho launches fresh attack on Chelsea players
# Anger
From The42
# Anger

Mourinho launches fresh attack on Chelsea players

Dec 17th 2015, 7:07 AM 14,450 Views 26 Comments

The London club are currently just one point above the Premier League relegation zone.

# roman-abramovich - Sunday 1 November, 2015

Chelsea's 'ruthless chancer', the Brazilian NFL kicker & the week's best sportswriting
# Well Read
From The42
# Well Read

Chelsea's 'ruthless chancer', the Brazilian NFL kicker & the week's best sportswriting

Nov 1st 2015, 8:30 AM 5,917 Views 1 Comment

Also, Marina Hyde aims both barrels at the latest Fifa farce while Buster Douglas is remembered too.

# roman-abramovich - Wednesday 29 April, 2015

Jose Mourinho has responded those 'boring, boring Chelsea' chants
# Riposte
From The42
# Riposte

Jose Mourinho has responded those 'boring, boring Chelsea' chants

Apr 29th 2015, 8:47 AM 5,727 Views 26 Comments

The Chelsea manager has been criticised for his pragmatic approach in recent weeks.

# roman-abramovich - Friday 20 February, 2015

Mourinho 'ashamed' and Abramovich 'disgusted' by Paris Metro incident
# Reaction
From The42
# Reaction

Mourinho 'ashamed' and Abramovich 'disgusted' by Paris Metro incident

Feb 20th 2015, 2:56 PM 4,933 Views 9 Comments

The Blues boss insisted the infamous group of fans were not representative of the club as a whole

# roman-abramovich - Saturday 26 April, 2014

Inquisitive and intelligent: how the Chelsea years shaped Brendan Rodgers' footballing future
# The Protégé
From The42
# The Protégé

Inquisitive and intelligent: how the Chelsea years shaped Brendan Rodgers' footballing future

Apr 26th 2014, 10:00 AM 8,593 Views 2 Comments

Having already lined up Gus Poyet, José Mourinho heeded Steve Clarke’s advice and interviewed Brendan Rodgers in 2004.

# roman-abramovich - Wednesday 2 October, 2013

Ferguson reveals Roman Abramovich offered him the Chelsea job
# NO Way Back
From The42
# NO Way Back

Ferguson reveals Roman Abramovich offered him the Chelsea job

Oct 2nd 2013, 12:29 PM 11,330 Views 53 Comments

In an interview with a US television station, the Scot also insisted that he will not be coming out of retirement.

# roman-abramovich - Tuesday 2 July, 2013

10 definitive moments of the Roman Abramovich era at Chelsea
# Looking Back
From The42
# Looking Back

10 definitive moments of the Roman Abramovich era at Chelsea

Jul 2nd 2013, 6:47 PM 3,759 Views 5 Comments

The owner celebrates his ten-year anniversary at Chelsea today.

VIDEO: Matthew Syed is not a fan of Roman Abramovich
# Suspicion
From The42
# Suspicion

VIDEO: Matthew Syed is not a fan of Roman Abramovich

Jul 2nd 2013, 3:26 PM 2,898 Views 10 Comments

The journalist claims questions remain over how the Chelsea owner “amassed his wealth”.

# roman-abramovich - Thursday 2 May, 2013

Chelsea politics clouding Jose Mourinho's potential return
# The Spesh
From The42
# The Spesh

Chelsea politics clouding Jose Mourinho's potential return

May 2nd 2013, 4:58 PM 2,264 Views 0 Comments

Will the Special One return to west London this summer?

# roman-abramovich - Sunday 24 March, 2013

Boris Berezovsky death 'unexplained' but no signs of radiation - police
# Berezovsky
# Berezovsky

Boris Berezovsky death 'unexplained' but no signs of radiation - police

Mar 24th 2013, 12:31 PM 5,745 Views 7 Comments

Police officers trained in detecting chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear (CBRN) material inspected the house where the Russian billionaire and Vladimir Putin critic was found dead yesterday.

# roman-abramovich - Thursday 28 February, 2013

Rafa's to-do list: 8 things we hope Benitez does before Chelsea sack him
# Rafa
From The42
# Rafa

Rafa's to-do list: 8 things we hope Benitez does before Chelsea sack him

Feb 28th 2013, 12:44 PM 2,283 Views 2 Comments

We always fancied a go on Roman’s yacht.

# roman-abramovich - Friday 4 January, 2013

'Devastated' JT wants Chelsea to retire Lampard's No8 shirt
# Pensioners
From The42
# Pensioners

'Devastated' JT wants Chelsea to retire Lampard's No8 shirt

Jan 4th 2013, 12:14 PM 3,359 Views 6 Comments

The Chelsea captain is upset at the news that his long-time team-mate looks set to leave the London club.

# roman-abramovich - Monday 3 December, 2012

Allardyce defends Abramovich after Di Matteo sacking
# CFC
From The42
# CFC

Allardyce defends Abramovich after Di Matteo sacking

Dec 3rd 2012, 7:13 PM 1,890 Views 1 Comment

“Roman is the owner of Chelsea Football Club and he’s entitled to do whatever he wants,” said the West Ham boss.

Chelsea deny reports of Grant return
# Grant Land?
From The42
# Grant Land?

Chelsea deny reports of Grant return

Dec 3rd 2012, 1:54 PM 933 Views 1 Comment

Chelsea say there is “no truth” in reports of a possible return for former manager Avram Grant.

# roman-abramovich - Monday 26 November, 2012

'The team has to help Fernando' - Benitez wants more support for misfiring striker
# Out Of Sorts
From The42
# Out Of Sorts

'The team has to help Fernando' - Benitez wants more support for misfiring striker

Nov 26th 2012, 6:49 PM 995 Views 0 Comments

The new Chelsea boss is blaming Torres’ Premier League goal drought on a lack of service.

# roman-abramovich - Thursday 22 November, 2012

Benitez to name Zenden as his No.2 - Report
# Reacquainted
From The42
# Reacquainted

Benitez to name Zenden as his No.2 - Report

Nov 22nd 2012, 2:33 PM 903 Views 1 Comment

The Dutchman’s father claims that the former midfielder will become Chelsea’s new assistant manager.

# roman-abramovich - Wednesday 21 November, 2012

#JobFairy: 9 men (and 1 woman) on our shortlist for the next Chelsea manager
# Look No Further
From The42
# Look No Further

#JobFairy: 9 men (and 1 woman) on our shortlist for the next Chelsea manager

Nov 21st 2012, 3:00 PM 2,648 Views 1 Comment

Forget about Rafa, Pep and ‘Arry. These are the people Roman should really be giving a call.

How Shane Long brought down Roman's empire -- and 5 other games that shaped di Matteo's Chelsea reign
# Sacked
From The42
# Sacked

How Shane Long brought down Roman's empire -- and 5 other games that shaped di Matteo's Chelsea reign

Nov 21st 2012, 1:17 PM 1,708 Views 1 Comment

It’s all over now, Baby Blue.

# roman-abramovich - Sunday 15 July, 2012

The Departures Lounge: Van Persie 'house-hunting' in Chesire but Ba still in Toon
# Transfers
From The42
# Transfers

The Departures Lounge: Van Persie 'house-hunting' in Chesire but Ba still in Toon

Jul 15th 2012, 11:18 AM 3,207 Views 0 Comments

“Sold, to the man in the Arsenal jersey”

# roman-abramovich - Sunday 29 April, 2012

Denis O'Brien the biggest Irish loser on the Sunday Times Rich List
# Money Money Money
# Money Money Money

Denis O'Brien the biggest Irish loser on the Sunday Times Rich List

Apr 29th 2012, 1:27 PM 10,306 Views 29 Comments

It’s not all bad news for O’Brien though. He’s still Ireland’s second richest person.

# roman-abramovich - Wednesday 21 March, 2012

Klopp on, Roman: Chelsea job doesn't interest Dortmund coach
# Thanks But No Thanks
From The42
# Thanks But No Thanks

Klopp on, Roman: Chelsea job doesn't interest Dortmund coach

Mar 21st 2012, 1:00 PM 212 Views 0 Comments

The Blues owner’s latest candidate has ruled himself out of the running to replace caretaker manager Roberto Di Matteo.

# roman-abramovich - Friday 16 March, 2012

Benitez denies being offered the manager's job at Chelsea
# Speculation
From The42
# Speculation

Benitez denies being offered the manager's job at Chelsea

Mar 16th 2012, 7:30 PM 255 Views 0 Comments

The Spaniard says nothing official has come his way with regard to taking over at Stamford Bridge. He is looking, however.

# roman-abramovich - Wednesday 7 March, 2012

Abramovich: A sugar daddy with teeth
# Benefactor
From The42
# Benefactor

Abramovich: A sugar daddy with teeth

Mar 7th 2012, 9:29 AM 480 Views 0 Comments

If there is one thing the super-rich have in common, it is that their money allows them to do pretty much what they want, how they want, when they want.

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