After what could end up being the single greatest transfer window in Premier League History, where do Chelsea go from here? It has been, euphoric, to say the least. While many Chelsea fans are still riding the high produced by the glorious images of Kai Havertz in Chelsea training kits and match kits (and who … Continue reading Chelsea’s Next Transfer Question: Now What?
Chelsea FC has become a hive of loan activity in recent years, earning the infamous nickname “loan army”. This “army” has included a mix of academy graduates (Trevoh Chalobah, Dujon Sterling), cheap young signings (Kenedy, Matt Miazga), and the occasional older player (think Danny Drinkwater). During the 2019/20 season, Chelsea loaned out a staggering 31 … Continue reading The 2020/21 Loan Army: Ones to Watch
Chelsea have suffered their first defeat of the new season, losing by two goals against Liverpool at Stamford Bridge. The first half started hopefully for Chelsea, keeping Liverpool at bay and began to create openings and opportunities in the game, mainly through Timo Werner’s runs in behind the Liverpool defence. The first ten minutes or … Continue reading Chelsea 0-2 Liverpool – Match Review
The All Things Chelsea Team give their score predictions for today’s opening Premier League Fixture against Brighton at the Amex. Let us know your predictions in the comments below! This feature will see three of our team explain the thinking behind their predictions for the game, and let us know what they are looking out for in the … Continue reading Chelsea vs Liverpool – Score Predictions
By Vayam Lahoti The winners of the transfer window take on arguably the runners-up of the same as Chelsea look to welcome reigning champions, Liverpool, to Stamford Bridge in what could potentially turn out to be a titanic battle between two clubs whose rivalry appears to have been reborn in the past few months. It’s … Continue reading Chelsea vs Liverpool – Team News and Lineup Prediction
Chelsea vs Liverpool have produced enough nerve-racking moments to make it to your therapist. Here are five, including a modern-day classic at No.3 we all forget about.
Timo Werner becomes the first manly player from Chelsea FC as he joins his club colleagues Magdalena Eriksson and Pernille Harder when becoming a part of Common Goal. "I would like to help as best as I can," the German international says in an official statement published on the Common Goal website this Saturday morning. … Continue reading Timo Werner joins Common Goal Initiative
Liverpool The ribbons are barely off the trophy and already Liverpool have had to go again. It almost seems fitting that when we finally won the coveted prize that had eluded us for so long, it still came with a catch. Henderson had that trophy aloft above his head against Lampard’s side in late … Continue reading View from the Kop – Chelsea vs Liverpool – Opposition Preview
In a season where Chelsea have arrived at a crossroads, the onus is on Frank Lampard and his squad to bring silverware back to Stamford Bridge. On the back of undergoing a major overhaul in the squad, with Willian and Pedro bidding farewell to the club, we could be witnessing a new, trophy-laden era at … Continue reading Season Preview 2020-21: Will Lampard’s Men Deliver in Season of Transition?
It’s that time of the year again. September has come around quicker than we all expected - albeit in wildly unprecedented circumstances, with a shortened Premier League calendar and extended summer transfer window - and Chelsea fans across the world eagerly tuned in for the team’s first fixture, a 3-1 away win against Brighton at … Continue reading Kai Havertz and Shirt #29: Lessons from the Past for Chelsea’s Future
Chelsea will face Leyton Orient or Tottenham away from home if they progress to the Fourth Round of the Carabao Cup. The Blues will face Barnsley at Stamford Bridge in the Third Round next Wednesday, with the Fourth Round ties played the following week. Chelsea have not played Leyton Orient in recent years, last facing … Continue reading Carabao Cup – Chelsea to potentially face Tottenham or Leyton Orient in Fourth Round
Reece James, 20 years old, an England International, who represents Chelsea F.C. at club level. The player joined Chelsea at the age of six, making his way through the academy. Originally James was a striker, he was pushed back into midfield and eventually settled in defence. His versatility was his key attribute as he was … Continue reading Reece James – A Shining Star
Welcome to the All Things Chelsea Quiz! Quizmaster Tom will test your knowledge on everything Chelsea! A new quiz will be released every Wednesday, with a selection of general knowledge quiz questions and themed conundrums on our upcoming opposition. Be sure message your answers to Tom (@tovers98) or All Things Chelsea (@AllThingsChels_) - both of … Continue reading The All Things Chelsea Quiz #1
Back in February I wrote a piece for All Things Chelsea about the imbalance in Chelsea’s midfield group, attempting to make the point that, while collectively talented, Chelsea’s midfielders did not fit well together. While the piece was on the group as a whole, the intentionally unintentional focus was on two players, Jorginho and N’Golo … Continue reading The Kanté Conundrum – Will he stay at Chelsea?
Chelsea will face Barnsley at Stamford Bridge in the Third Round of the Carabao Cup, after the Tykes defeated Middlesbrough at the Riverside this evening. The tie will be played at Stamford Bridge on the 22nd/23rd September, with the tie going directly to a penalty shootout if the score is level after ninety minutes. Barnsley … Continue reading Chelsea to face Barnsley in Third Round of Carabao Cup
Chelsea have not just been spending but in addition to this they are spending wisely. Rather than spending one-hundred and eight-million pounds on Jadon Sancho they spent only about eighty-million of that on Timo Werner and Hakim Ziyech. In addition to those guys they also brought in Kai Havertz, Ben Chilwell, Xavier Mbuyamba, Thiago Silva, … Continue reading What Could Chelsea’s Squad Look Like By Next Summer?
Edouard Mendy, 28 year old, French-born footballer, who plays for Senegal and Stade Rennais as a goalkeeper. Mendy started his career in the Le Havre academy (renowned for its talent production, including the likes of Pogba, Payet, Riyad Mahrez and Benjamin Mendy). His professional career started in 2011 when he signed from CS Municipaux Le … Continue reading Player Profile: Edouard Mendy
Chelsea have managed to capture three points at the Amex after a 3-1 victory on Monday night. We take a better look here at the individual performances from the scrappy opening game against Brighton. Kepa Arrizabalaga - 6 The Spanish goalkeeper was given another chance to play between the sticks and give Lampard more reason … Continue reading Brighton vs Chelsea Player Ratings
The Premier League is back! Chelsea are back with a positive start to the 2020/21 campaign with a 3-1 win over Brighton at the Amex. It was a far from comfortable display, but it culminated in a worthy three points for the Blues to take back to West London. Chelsea opened the scoring with Timo … Continue reading Brighton & Hove Albion 1-3 Chelsea – Match Review
The All Things Chelsea Team give their score predictions for today’s opening Premier League Fixture against Brighton at the Amex. Let us know your predictions in the comments below! This feature will see three of our team explain the thinking behind their predictions for the game, and let us know what they are looking out for in the … Continue reading Brighton vs Chelsea – Score Predictions
Monday marks the start of another new Premier League season for the Blues, as they kick off their 2020/2021 Premier League campaign away at the Amex stadium against Brighton & Hove Albion. Of course, it will not be as tough a game as the campaign opening fixture that we were given against Manchester United last … Continue reading Brighton vs. Chelsea – Match Preview
The All Things Chelsea Team give their score predictions for today’s Women’s Super League fixture against Bristol City at Kingsmeadow. Let us know your predictions in the comments below! This feature will see three of our team explain the thinking behind their predictions for the game, and let us know what they are looking out for in the … Continue reading Chelsea Women vs Bristol City – Score Predictions
Chelsea are on the verge of beginning their Premier League campaign away at Brighton. Dubois will take you through his preferred XI for that game. It must be said that notable absentees for the fixture include Mateo Kovacic (suspension), Thiago Silva (Lack of training), Ziyech (injury) and Ben Chilwell (Injury). Goalkeeper Chelsea are expected to … Continue reading Preferred Chelsea XI vs Brighton – CFCDubois
Chelsea Women are about to embark a huge campaign. New signing have been sorted, pre-season complete and Community Shield is already secured. The quest will now be to retain the WSL Crown, and then strive for European Glory and a maiden Women's Champions League. With the WSL season having just started, it’s time to take … Continue reading Chelsea Women’s Season Preview
An academy graduate, Ruben joined Chelsea at eight years old. He continued to perform and picked up a few injuries here and there. HIs impressive form and success (FA Youth Cup: 2011–12, 2013–14 and UEFA Youth League: 2014–15) earned him a senior debut in the Champions League, aged 18 and his premier league debut a … Continue reading Ruben Loftus-Cheek: The Season of Destiny
With much light on the PL which starts tomorrow, Europe is where Chelsea might announce themselves this season. Mayank tells you why.
Mateo Kovacic is an Austria born, Croatian National, who plays for Croatia and Chelsea. Kovacic has enjoyed a successful senior career at some of the biggest clubs in the world. His senior career began at Dinamo Zagreb in Croatia. He made his debut in the 2010/2011 Croatian First Football League, at the age of 16. … Continue reading Mateo Kovacic – The Story So Far
The new season is nearly upon. We thought that we'd gather the thoughts of five of the writers here at All Things Chelsea and compile a set of predictions for the upcoming campaign. League Position First, let’s start with Chelsea's final league position. Having finished fourth during Frank Lampard's first season in charge, there is … Continue reading Chelsea Season Predictions – 2020/21
Chelsea striker Michy Batshuayi has been sent on loan to Crystal Palace F.C. for the 20/21 season. This move comes shortly after the Belgian international signed a new contract with Frank Lampard's team. The one-year contract extension ensures the Blues don't lose the 26-year-old for free at the end of his loan deal having signed … Continue reading Michy Batshuayi leaves on loan to Crystal Palace
Chelsea make their much-anticipated return to Premier League action on Monday, as they take on Brighton and Hove Albion at the AMEX Stadium. With a wealth of new signings to contend with we run you through what you can expect from The Blues's first game of the 2020/21 season. Following a quite remarkable summer of … Continue reading Brighton vs Chelsea – Early Preview and Team News
Chelsea’s free-spending transfer business this summer has delighted fans, but Kepa Arrizabalaga’s continued presence at the Bridge jars with his brutal exclusion from the team at the crux end of the season. Dave Olsen (@Dave_olsen16) gives his take on why Kepa could reinvent himself at Chelsea next season. Kepa has divided Chelsea fans for the … Continue reading How Kepa can reinvent himself at Chelsea
According to the Chelsea fans, there is no excuse for Frank Lampard in the coming season. Win titles or leave. He has the next 9 months to lift a silverware or #LampardOut. Not even a consideration for a club legend. With these businesses in the transfer market, he has been placed an ultimatum by the … Continue reading OPINION: What should be expected of Frank Lampard?
Ethan Ampadu has secured his second loan move away from Chelsea. This time to an English club and a Premier League club. He will spend his 2020/21 season under the guidance of the talented Chris Wilder. It’s hard to predict that a player who made his senior debut at the age of 15 years will … Continue reading Opinion – Ethan Ampadu To Sheffield Utd
What’s all the hype about? Chelsea recently acquired Kai Havertz from Bayer Leverkusen. He was the sought after, big thing of this transfer window. Hailed as a generational talent and some much more illustrious titles, Havertz is simply spectacular. Here are his statistics: Within the party five years, Havertz has acquired the most minutes of … Continue reading Kai Havertz – Ahead of the Curve
Chelsea teenager Tariq Uwakwe has finally completed his season-long loan move to Accrington Stanley. The attacking midfielder will join the Lancashire side after featuring 11 times for Chelsea's development squad as they were crowned Premier League 2 champions in the 19/20 season. This will be his first season out on loan, and his first taste … Continue reading Confirmed: Tariq Uwakwe completes loan move to Accrington Stanley
What has happened? Cobham youngsters proved their status as young stars while helping lead Chelsea to a fourth place finish against all odds. Inevitably with the transfer ban over, European money coming in, and the sales of Eden Hazard and Alvaro Morata among others, everyone knew Chelsea would have money to spend. That has showed … Continue reading Chelsea’s Young Stars From 2019/2020 – What happens next?
Chelsea have picked up 17-year-old goalkeeper Teddy Sharman-Lowe from League One outfit Burton Albion. The youngster has signed a three-year contract and will return to his former club on loan for the remainder of the season. Sharman-Lowe has risen through the ranks of Burton's academy, and having made the first-team squad on seven occasions last … Continue reading Chelsea sign Teddy Sharman-Lowe from Burton Albion.
Chelsea have been drawn to face either Barnsley or Middlesbrough at home in the Third Round of the Carabao Cup. The tie will be played at Stamford Bridge on the 22nd/23rd September, with the tie going directly to a penalty shootout if the score is level after ninety minutes. Middlesbrough and Barnsley are both currently … Continue reading Carabao Cup – Chelsea to play Middlesbrough or Barnsley
The All Things Chelsea Team give their score predictions for today’s Women's Super League fixture against Manchester United at Leigh Sports Village. Let us know your predictions in the comments below! This feature will see three of our team explain the thinking behind their predictions for the game, and let us know what they are looking out for … Continue reading Chelsea Women vs Manchester United: Score Predictions
With rumours that Kepa may be staying at the Bridge for the coming season, it begs the question of whether to sign a goalkeeper. Kepa will need to be challenged by another keeper who might accept being second fiddle early on, but must be good enough to take the reins if Kepa’s form continues downward. … Continue reading Alphonse Aréola – Scout Report
Both Chelsea FC and Chelsea Women FC have dominated the shortlists for the 2020 PFA Awards. Tammy Abraham and Mason Mount have both been nominated for the prestigious PFA Young Player of the Year Award. Both have had impressive debut seasons in the First Team, coming back from loans at Aston Villa and Derby County … Continue reading Seven Blues nominated for PFA Awards
The moment we've all be waiting for. Kai Havertz has officially signed for Chelsea football club. The club released an official statement earlier confirming the arrival of the talented young german on a 5 year long contract which will see him play for the Blues until 2025. Kai Havertz is the clubs most expensive transfer … Continue reading Confirmed: Kai Havertz signs for Chelsea
In the past couple of decades, Chelsea have been well known for splashing the cash on highly talented footballers but in the midst of all this spending there have been some absolute gems that have arrived at the Bridge on free deals. In the last two weeks Chelsea have confirmed two free transfers that were … Continue reading Chelsea’s Greatest Free Transfers
Roughly a minute into the first episode, Frank Lampard stands outside the press room in isolation. He looks anxious, is clearly zoned out and for a moment - feels like he’s revisiting any last thoughts. Moments later he opens the door to a room full of journalists, and walks down the aisle to take another … Continue reading Review: Coming Home – The Frank Lampard Documentary
The FA WSL Champions, Chelsea will begin their FA WSL defence this weekend, a week after their Community Shield win against Manchester City. The Blues will travel to Leigh Sports Village in Manchester on Sunday to face a Manchester United team that finished in fourth place last season, and that has seen some reinforcement ahead … Continue reading Chelsea Women vs Manchester United – Match Preview
Chelsea have made a big statement in the Premier League before a ball has even been kicked. We’ve added some highly rated players to the pact, including the wizard of Amsterdam Hakim Ziyech (Ajax), German international Timo Werner (RB Leipzig) and Thiago Silva (PSG) who has been one of the best central defenders for the … Continue reading Expectations for the upcoming campaign
With a transfer window that has brought top talent to the club, Chelsea are now looking to deal with their goalkeeper situation. At the end of the season, it seemed fans and even manager Frank Lampard had given up with Spanish keeper Kepa Arrizabalaga. However, the latest news seems to reveal that he will stay … Continue reading Petr Cech: Kepa To Stay at Chelsea
With new campaign on the horizon, Chelsea are set to take on the Seagulls in their opening competitive game. The Blues have already faced Brighton in a preseason friendly, a match which saw a late penalty salvage a draw for the hosts after Timo Werner scored three minutes into his Chelsea unofficial debut. Frank Lampard … Continue reading Frank Lampard’s Selection Dilemmas
Chelsea's search for a new left-back has taken an unexpected turn this week, with Real Madrid's Sergio Reguilon the latest player to be linked with a move to Stamford Bridge. As rumours intensify over a potential deal, we take a look at what the 23-year-old could offer Frank Lampard's side. Reguilon, whilst under contract at … Continue reading Sergio Reguilon – Scout Report
Chelsea (4-3-3): Substitutes: Caballero, Barkley, Abraham, Tomori, Giroud, Hudson-Odoi, Azpilicueta Liverpool (4-3-3): Substitutes: Adrian, Thiago, Jones, Minamino, Milner, Tsimakis, Origi
Chelsea will host the reigning Premier League champions, Liverpool this Sunday at Stamford Bridge in what should be an entertaining fixture. Frank Lampard has bolstered his squad significantly this window and will look to punish Jurgen Klopp’s side by making a statement. Only 2 of the new 6 Chelsea signings were featured in our 3-1 … Continue reading Chelsea vs Liverpool – Tactical Preview
28 year old Italian right-back Davide Zappacosta has today joined Serie A side Genoa on a season long loan deal. Genoa were previously linked with Tottenham left-back Danny Rose, however have stalled on a deal due to his wage demands. The Italian side finished 17th in Serie A last season, narrowly avoiding relegation on the … Continue reading Davide Zappacosta joins Genoa on loan