The Goalkeeper Conundrum – Potential Kepa Replacements

In what has been a topsy-turvy campaign to say the least, several players are guilty of inconsistency. Despite being impeccable in a particular game, they follow that performance with arguably their worst in a Chelsea kit - and manage to top it every time. While that is expected of a youthful squad, certain individuals, who … Continue reading The Goalkeeper Conundrum – Potential Kepa Replacements

Jorginho: Cause for concern or tactical decision?

Since football returned, no Chelsea player has endured more differing fortunes than Jorginho. Before the coronavirus pandemic brought life to a halt, the Italian was a firm favourite for Frank Lampard. He had made the second-highest number of appearances, featured in 88% of games and was only behind Tammy Abraham for goals. Yet now, it … Continue reading Jorginho: Cause for concern or tactical decision?

Chelsea’s set-piece struggles and why it matters

What have we learnt from Frank Lampard’s Chelsea this season? Chelsea can beat the best teams in England, and produce some outstanding performances when it matters. The injection of youth players has paid off, proving that after all, the kids are alright. This squad has huge potential among its ranks, and can challenge at the … Continue reading Chelsea’s set-piece struggles and why it matters

Michy Batshuayi: Chelsea’s forgotten man hidden in the shadows

With Timo Werner finally confirmed on Thursday, Chelsea now have four strikers among their ranks. Werner will undoubtedly be top of the pecking order, with the German scoring more goals than the other three combined in an outstanding season at RB Leipzig. Tammy Abraham offers even more goalscoring prowess, with his 15 goals making him … Continue reading Michy Batshuayi: Chelsea’s forgotten man hidden in the shadows

Chelsea’s critical yet confusing centre-back dilemma

Football’s long-awaited return is just around the corner, as the clock ticks down to Chelsea’s trip to Aston Villa. It’s vital that the Blues get off to a good start, with only three points between them and a Europa League spot, currently occupied by Manchester United. Frank Lampard has decisions to make about who to … Continue reading Chelsea’s critical yet confusing centre-back dilemma

Kasey Palmer: Turning A Diamond into Charcoal

A quick search of Kasey Palmer’s name in isolation shows you a footballing maverick. Endless compilations of skills, tricks, flicks, mazy dribbles and stunning goals at every level in youth football can’t help but impress and dazzle anyone who watches them. Kasey Palmer is blessed with a level of technical talent not normally associated with … Continue reading Kasey Palmer: Turning A Diamond into Charcoal