Picture the scene. It’s the 15th of May, 2013, in the Amsterdam Arena. 46,163 fans are watching the dying moments of a cagey affair between Benfica and Chelsea. Torres rounded the keeper to put the Blues ahead in the 60th minute, but Cardozo brought the Portuguese outfit back level with a strike from the penalty … Continue reading A-Z: I is for Ivanovic.
Since there’s no football going on at the moment, we need something to cheer us up. I thought I’d take a look back at some of the strangest transfers made by Chelsea Football Club, how they fared and where they are now. We seem to have a bit of a reputation for making transfers that … Continue reading 5 Players You Forgot Played For Chelsea (And 1 You Wish You Could Forget)
As I’m writing this, Chelsea are 22 points behind league-leaders Liverpool. Now on paper this is a problem, but in reality this Liverpool team is one of the best in Premier League history. They have started the season better than any team in all the top 5 leagues, so there is no shame in being … Continue reading How far away are Chelsea from being a title winning team?
After a comfortable win in the end would you say Barkley effectively with two number 10s was the reason for the success? SAM: Barkley was better than normal, I am willing to admit that. However, I don't think the outcome of the game would have been any different had Kovacic or Kante played instead. He … Continue reading Fan Post Match Press Conference.
What position would you play CHO in for the upcoming game against Burnley, considering his performance in the FA Cup? Sam: Personally following his performance in the Cup at right-wing Lampard should give him another shot on the right (especially if Reece James is playing.) The pair of them terrorized Forests right back all game … Continue reading Fan Pre Match Press Conference.
It’s fair to say that Tammy Abraham has been a bit of a revelation this season, but it appears no one is safe from the Chelsea injury curse at the moment. After landing awkwardly from a jump, Tammy left the stadium on a stretcher against Valencia with a hip injury. This left Lampard with a … Continue reading Chelsea’s Striker Depth
It has been a long time since I have seen the entire Chelsea fan base so expectant coming into a game against a top 6 team, let alone Manchester City. The Blues travel to the Etihad on Saturday in a 3rd v 4th clash in what good be a compelling game. Chelsea are currently the … Continue reading Match Preview: Manchester City vs Chelsea
One of the more interesting debates I’ve seen on Twitter recently revolves around French superstar, N’Golo Kante and whether we still need him at Chelsea. This argument has arisen from his recent run of injuries and more importantly how well Chelsea have coped without him so far this season. I thought I'd break down the … Continue reading Do Chelsea need N’Golo Kante?
C.H.O. Three letters that mean quite a lot to Chelsea fans. Since bursting onto the scene under Sarri, Callum Hudson-Odoi has been somewhat of a revelation – there’s no two ways about it. His directness, powerful dribbling and finishing ability has been a breath of fresh air compared to the aging duo of Willian and … Continue reading Hudson Odoi: The boy on fire
Unfortunately it’s that time of year again when international breaks seem to be coming thick and fast. Another round of Euro Qualifiers and international friendlies have been and gone so it’s time once again to review the performances of all the Chelsea players called up for International Duty. Kepa Arrizabalaga Although he appears to have … Continue reading International Round-up