Branislav Ivanovic

Born: February 22, 1984 (age 32)

Height: 6'0.5" (185cm)

Hometown: Sremska Mitrovica, Serbia
Nationality: Serbia Serbian

Position: Centre-back
Team: Chelsea (no. 2)
Branislav Ivanovic of Chelsea in actoin during the FA Community Shield match between Chelsea and Arsenal at Wembley Stadium on August 2, 2015
Career History
Senior2006-2008Lokomotiv Moscow
2008-Chelsea
International2005-Serbia
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Mousa Dembele of Tottenham in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and and Tottingham Hotspur at Old Trafford, Manchester.
Report: Tottenham Hotspur's Mousa Dembele facing 10-match ban
Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Mousa Dembele may be banned for 10 matches for an alleged eye gouge on Chelsea frontman Diego Costa.
May 4, 10:08
Radamel Falcao of Chelsea celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Chelsea and Crystal Palace at Stamford Bridge on August 29, 2015
Roma looking to sign Chelsea flop Radamel Falcao?
A report claims that on-loan Chelsea striker Radamel Falcao is wanted by Italian side Roma as a replacement for Edin Dzeko.
Apr 24, 13:27
Sergio Ramos poses for photographers as he announces a new deal at Real Madrid on August 17, 2015
Chelsea to replace Branislav Ivanovic with Sergio Ramos?
Chelsea are reportedly willing to offload Branislav Ivanovic as they prepare a bid for Sergio Ramos.
Apr 11, 12:19
Branislav Ivanovic celebrates scoring for Chelsea against Sunderland on December 19, 2015
Report: Roma eye Chelsea's Branislav Ivanovic
A report in Italy says that Roma are exploring the possibility of signing Chelsea defender Branislav Ivanovic.
Apr 10, 20:15
Cesc Fabregas celebrates the equaliser during the Premier League game between Chelsea and West Ham United on March 19, 2016
Result: Chelsea's Cesc Fabregas denies West Ham United famous win
West Ham United miss the chance to move into fourth in the Premier League table after conceding late on in a 2-2 draw at Chelsea on Saturday afternoon.
Mar 19, 17:02
Loic Remy #18 of Chelsea takes the ball in the first half against the New York Red Bulls during the International Champions Cup at Red Bull Arena on July 22, 2015
Team News: Loic Remy leads the line for Chelsea
Loic Remy is picked to lead the line for Chelsea as they welcome West Ham United to the Bridge.
Mar 19, 14:02
Adrien Rabiot scores the opening goal in the Champions League round of 16 second leg between Chelsea and Paris Saint-Germain on March 9, 2016
Result: Paris Saint-Germain dump Chelsea out of Champions League
Paris Saint-Germain book their place in the quarter-finals of the Champions League courtesy of a 2-1 win over Chelsea at Stamford Bridge, sealing a 4-2 aggregate victory.
Mar 9, 21:34
Branislav Ivanovic poses for the camera during the game between Chelsea and Everton on January 16, 2016
Chelsea's Branislav Ivanovic: 'We lost control of our minds after winning title'
Branislav Ivanovic says that Chelsea 'lost control of their minds' in the first few months of their Premier League title defence.
Mar 5, 12:43
John Terry applauds as he leaves the pitch during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Newcastle United on February 13, 2016
Guus Hiddink unsure if John Terry will be fit for Paris Saint-Germain tie
Chelsea interim manager Guus Hiddink is unsure if Blues captain John Terry will be fit to return for the Champions League last-16 second leg against Paris Saint-Germain.
Mar 4, 14:05
Eddie Howe has a nose during the Premier League game between Bournemouth and Stoke City on February 13, 2016
Preview: Bournemouth vs. Southampton
Sports Mole previews Tuesday's Premier League clash between south coast rivals Bournemouth and Southampton at the Vitality Stadium.
Feb 29, 21:35
Diego Costa (C) of Chelsea scores his team's first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Chelsea and Norwich City at Stamford Bridge on November 21, 2015
Preview: Norwich City vs. Chelsea
Sports Mole looks ahead to Tuesday's Premier League clash between relegation-threatened Norwich City and in-form Chelsea at Carrow Road.
Feb 29, 19:10
Thibaut Courtois shows off his impressive nasal side profile on December 14, 2015
Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois hails "team effort"
Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois takes to Twitter to praise his teammates following Saturday's 2-1 win over Southampton in the Premier League.
Feb 27, 22:21
Diego Costa celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Southampton and Chelsea on February 27, 2016
Result: Branislav Ivanovic leads Chelsea to late comeback win over Southampton
Chelsea beat Southampton 2-1 at St Mary's to move up to 11th place in the Premier League table.
Feb 27, 16:52
Chelsea players look downbeat after Shane Long scores during the Premier League game between Southampton and Chelsea on February 27, 2016
Live Commentary: Southampton 1-2 Chelsea - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live text coverage of Southampton's 2-1 defeat to Chelsea, as the Blues battled back late on to claim all three points.
Feb 27, 13:59
Eden Hazard of Chelsea breaks with the ball during the Barclays Premier League match between Chelsea and Manchester City at Stamford Bridge on January 31, 2015
Preview: Chelsea vs. Manchester City
Sports Mole previews Sunday's FA Cup fifth-round tie between Chelsea and Manchester City at Stamford Bridge.
Feb 19, 13:55
Edinson Cavani scores during the Champions League encounter between Paris Saint-Germain and Chelsea on February 16, 2016
Branislav Ivanovic: 'Chelsea lost concentration against Paris Saint-Germain'
Chelsea defender Branislav Ivanovic admits that his side were punished for a loss of concentration during their 2-1 Champions League defeat to PSG.
Feb 16, 22:05
David Luiz receives a crotch on his neck during the Champions League encounter between Paris Saint-Germain and Chelsea on February 16, 2016
Result: Edinson Cavani puts PSG in control of Champions League tie
Edinson Cavani comes off the bench to secure a 2-1 win for PSG in the first leg of their Champions League last-16 clash with Chelsea.
Feb 16, 21:35
PSG forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic does his best impression of a Picasso painting after scoring in the 2-0 win over Saint-Etienne on Jan 31, 2016
Team News: Chelsea's Branislav Ivanovic partners Gary Cahill, Zlatan Ibrahimovic returns for PSG
Branislav Ivanovic partners Gary Cahill in John Terry's absence for tonight's last-16 Champions League clash, while Zlatan Ibrahimovic returns for PSG.
Feb 16, 18:50
Paris Saint-Germain's Brazilian defender David Luiz gestures towards Chelsea's Brazilian-born Spanish striker Diego Costa during the UEFA Champions League round of 16 second leg football match between Chelsea and Paris Saint-Germain at Stamford Bridge in
Preview: Paris Saint-Germain vs. Chelsea
Sports Mole looks ahead to the Champions League last 16 first leg between PSG and Chelsea as the two sides meet for the third year in a row in the competition.
Feb 15, 20:53
Willian celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Newcastle United on February 13, 2016
Result: Chelsea hit five against relegation-threatened Newcastle United
Pedro scores twice as Chelsea record a 5-1 win over Newcastle United in Saturday evening's Premier League clash at Stamford Bridge.
Feb 13, 19:22
Diego Costa celebrates his late equaliser during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Manchester United on February 7, 2016
Result: Late Diego Costa strike denies Manchester United victory at Stamford Bridge
Diego Costa nets in injury time as Chelsea make it 11 games unbeaten under Guus Hiddink and deny Manchester United victory at Stamford Bridge.
Feb 7, 17:53
Thibaut Courtois saves a shot from Ander Herrera during the game between Manchester United and Chelsea on December 28, 2015
Preview: Chelsea vs. Manchester United
Sports Mole previews Sunday's Premier League match between Chelsea and Manchester United at Stamford Bridge.
Feb 5, 16:27
Diego Costa cares not for Jose Holebas during the Premier League game between Watford and Chelsea on February 3, 2016
Result: Chelsea draw with Watford to remain unbeaten under Guus Hiddink
Chelsea remain unbeaten under interim manager Guus Hiddink with a goalless draw against Watford at Vicarage Road.
Feb 3, 21:39
Mathieu Flamini of Arsenal reacts to a missed opportunity against Chelsea on January 24, 2016
Result: Diego Costa scores winner as Chelsea edge 10-man Arsenal
Arsenal miss the chance to return to the top of the Premier League as Per Mertesacker is sent off in a 1-0 defeat at home to Chelsea.
Jan 24, 17:51
Referee Mark Clattenburg shows a red card to Per Mertesacker of Arsenal on January 24, 2016
Live Commentary: Arsenal 0-1 Chelsea - as it happened
Relive Chelsea's narrow 1-0 win over 10-man Arsenal in the final Premier League game of matchday 23 with Sports Mole's minute-by-minute updates.
Jan 24, 14:00
Branislav Ivanovic celebrates scoring for Chelsea against Sunderland on December 19, 2015
Branislav Ivanovic extends Chelsea contract
Serbian defender Branislav Ivanovic signs a one-year contract extension with Chelsea.
Jan 22, 13:34
Craig Gardner of West Bromwich Albion celebrates scoring his team's first goal with his teammate Darren Fletcher against Chelsea at Stamford Bridge on January 13, 2016
Result: James McClean strikes late to deny Chelsea at Stamford Bridge
Chelsea and West Bromwich Albion play out a 2-2 draw at Stamford Bridge in an entertaining affair.
Jan 13, 21:40
Branislav Ivanovic of Chelsea in actoin during the FA Community Shield match between Chelsea and Arsenal at Wembley Stadium on August 2, 2015
Report: Branislav Ivanovic agrees new Chelsea deal
Chelsea defender Branislav Ivanovic reportedly agrees to extend his contract at Chelsea by a further 12 months.
Jan 12, 10:18
Diego Costa celebrates scoring during the FA Cup game between Chelsea and Scunthorpe on January 10, 2016
Result: Chelsea book spot in fourth round of FA Cup
Chelsea advance into the fourth round of the FA Cup with a 2-0 win over League One side Scunthorpe United at Stamford Bridge.
Jan 10, 15:50
Chelsea's Pedro attempts an unsuccessful shot on goal during the FA Cup third-round match against Scunthorpe United at Stamford Bridge  on January 10, 2016
Live Commentary: Chelsea 2-0 Scunthorpe United - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live commentary of the FA Cup third-round match between Chelsea and Scunthorpe United at Stamford Bridge, which the hosts won 2-0.
Jan 10, 13:00
Ander Hererra reacts to a missed chance during the game between Manchester United and Chelsea on December 28, 2015
Result: Manchester United held by Chelsea to make it eight without a win
Chelsea hold Manchester United to a goalless draw at Old Trafford, extending the Red Devils' winless run in all competitions to eight games.
Dec 28, 19:22
Quique Flores manager of Watford celebrates his team's second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Watford and Norwich City at Vicarage Road on December 5, 2015
Quique Flores "completely satisfied" with Watford point against Chelsea
Watford manager Quique Flores insists that he is "completely satisfied" with his side's performance and result during the 2-2 draw with Chelsea at Stamford Bridge.
Dec 26, 22:34
Eden Hazard of Chelsea reacts during the Barclays Premier League match between Stoke City and Chelsea at Britannia Stadium on November 7, 2015 in Stoke on Trent, England.
Team News: Eden Hazard only on Chelsea bench
Eden Hazard is only deemed fit enough to make the Chelsea bench for their Premier League clash with Watford at Stamford Bridge.
Dec 26, 14:04
Chelsea interim manager Guus Hiddink on December 23, 2015
Preview: Chelsea vs. Watford
Sports Mole previews the Boxing Day clash in the Premier League between Chelsea and Watford at Stamford Bridge.
Dec 24, 13:05
Branislav Ivanovic celebrates scoring for Chelsea against Sunderland on December 19, 2015
Branislav Ivanovic: 'We understand Chelsea fans' frustration'
Chelsea defender Branislav Ivanovic says that he "understands" the reaction of the fans after they voiced their displeasure at Stamford Bridge on Saturday.
Dec 19, 20:35
Branislav Ivanovic celebrates scoring for Chelsea against Sunderland on December 19, 2015
Result: Chelsea see off Sunderland in first game without Jose Mourinho
Chelsea begin life without Jose Mourinho with a 3-1 win over struggling Sunderland at Stamford Bridge.
Dec 19, 17:12
Pedro reacts to a missed shot during the game between Chelsea and Spurs on November 29, 2015
Live Commentary: Chelsea 3-1 Sunderland - as it happened
Relive Chelsea's 3-1 win over Sunderland in what was the Blues' first match since the departure of manager Jose Mourinho.
Dec 19, 14:01
Branislav Ivanovic of Chelsea in actoin during the FA Community Shield match between Chelsea and Arsenal at Wembley Stadium on August 2, 2015
Branislav Ivanovic "so happy" at Chelsea
Chelsea defender Branislav Ivanovic insists that he is "so happy" at the club, despite being in the final year of his contract at Stamford Bridge.
Dec 13, 16:11
Bournemouth's English striker Glenn Murray (R) celebrates after scoring during the English Premier League football match between Chelsea and Bournemouth at Stamford Bridge in London on December 5, 2015.
Result: Glenn Murray strikes late to condemn Chelsea to defeat
Glenn Murray comes off the bench to score the winner as Bournemouth beat Chelsea 1-0 to condemn the Premier League champions to an eighth defeat of the season.
Dec 5, 19:23
Chelsea's Brazilian midfielder Willian (L) holds Bournemouth's South African-born English midfielder Andrew Surman during the English Premier League football match between Chelsea and Bournemouth at Stamford Bridge in London on December 5, 2015.
Half-Time Report: Chelsea, Bournemouth goalless after end-to-end first half
Thibaut Courtois and Artur Boruc each make several saves as neither Chelsea nor Bournemouth manage to find a breakthrough at Stamford Bridge.
Dec 5, 18:20
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5Manchester UnitedMan Utd35179943311260
6West Ham UnitedWest Ham351514660431759
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18Sunderland35711174058-1832
19Norwich CityNorwich3587203561-2631
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