The Kanté Conundrum – Will he stay at Chelsea?

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?

4 Keys to Top 4 – The Biggest Factors in ensuring Champions League football for the Blues next season.

“Football is Back, The Premier League is back!” I assume many of you were as excited to hear or see those words as I was. Typically those words appear in early August and signal the start of a new Premier League season, and thanks to the 5 hour time difference between London and Florida, the … Continue reading 4 Keys to Top 4 – The Biggest Factors in ensuring Champions League football for the Blues next season.

Solving the 6, Fixing Chelsea’s Imbalanced Midfield.

A few months ago I wrote my first article for AllThingsChelsea, attempting to explain the underlying imbalance that exists in Chelsea’s current midfield group. The main theme of the story being that, despite the talent level in Chelsea’s midfield, clashing skills and tactical preferences have prevented Frank Lampard from being able to select a trio … Continue reading Solving the 6, Fixing Chelsea’s Imbalanced Midfield.