Hakim Ziyech- The Chosen One?

"It’s been a good week for me. Hopefully, it can continue. You need to play with confidence and not be afraid to make mistakes. But I feel good and feel at home. Everything is fine here." Hakim Ziyech's post-match comments, Turf Moor, October 31, 2020 Is he the missing piece Chelsea have yearned for this … Continue reading Hakim Ziyech- The Chosen One?

Christian Pulisic’s Under-Appreciated Character and Work Ethic

The cunning faint moves; the lively dribbles, the adorable passes are the theme of Pulisic’s constant drama. It is a necessity to stay hooked to the TV when he is on the pitch. He’s such an enjoyable player to watch. The entertainment he produces earned him the ‘fan’s favourite’. I’m not forgetting the MLS icon, … Continue reading Christian Pulisic’s Under-Appreciated Character and Work Ethic

The 2020/21 Loan Army: Ones to Watch

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’s Young Stars From 2019/2020 – What happens next?

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?

Confirmed: Chelsea sign Xavier Mbuyamba

Today Chelsea completed the signing of highly-rated Netherlands youngster Xavier Mbuyamba on a free transfer from Barcelona, after they were forced to cut large numbers of youth players from their academy as a result of the Coronavirus Pandemic. Mbuyamba has been training with the development squad recently and signed his contract with Chelsea earlier in … Continue reading Confirmed: Chelsea sign Xavier Mbuyamba