Gianluca Vialli was Ruud Gullit’s first Chelsea signing in the summer of 1996. A free transfer from Juventus and he was instantly given the number nine shirt. Despite coming to the end of his career, he was a huge signing for Chelsea. Luca had already won much in the game including many domestic trophies in … Continue reading A-Z: V is for Vialli – A True Chelsea Legend
It was 26 years ago today that Chelsea made it to Wembley and met Second Division Luton Town FC in the F.A Cup Semi Final. Having already beaten Barnet, Sheffield Wednesday, Oxford and Wolves, Chelsea were now only 90 minutes away from an F.A Cup Final. I personally remember going to the game with my … Continue reading On This Day In 1994: A Wembley Double For Peacock!