Chelsea have not just been spending but in addition to this they are spending wisely. Rather than spending one-hundred and eight-million pounds on Jadon Sancho they spent only about eighty-million of that on Timo Werner and Hakim Ziyech. In addition to those guys they also brought in Kai Havertz, Ben Chilwell, Xavier Mbuyamba, Thiago Silva, … Continue reading What Could Chelsea’s Squad Look Like By Next Summer?
Chelsea have submitted a second bid of around €20m for Rennes goalkeeper Éduoard Mendy, according to Goal France and Telefoot. Kepa’s struggles last season have forced the club into the market for a goalkeeper this summer. Mendy, 28, is admired by Chelsea’s head of goalkeeping Christophe Lollichon who is formerly of Rennes. He has played … Continue reading Chelsea submit second offer for Rennes goalkeeper Édouard Mendy
Chelsea have officially confirmed that defender Malang Sarr has signed for the club on a 5 year contract. The French U21 International may prove pivotal in the future as Frank Lampard looks to bolster up our defence, with a long-term mentality. The deal has been made with a view of sending Sarr out on loan … Continue reading Confirmed: Malang Sarr signs for Chelsea
Malang Sarr is a left-sided centre back whose contract recently expired from OGC Nice in Ligue 1. Chelsea have been heavily linked with the signing of the young defender, rumoured to have offered a five-year deal to the youngster. There may be plans to loan Sarr out to the Bundesliga next season, but the potential … Continue reading Malang Sarr – Scout Report
Just hours after news of Kai Havertz's transfer agreement with the club broke, Chelsea appear to have wrapped up the signing of another transfer target: Thiago Silva. Fabrizio Romano is reporting that the PSG centre-back, who put in a commanding performance in yesterday's Champions League Final, has agreed a two year deal with the club. … Continue reading Latest: Thiago Silva to Chelsea Close, Agrees Two-Year Deal
It has been reported by some media outlets recently that Ethan Ampadu wants to stay at Chelsea and fight for his place, to prove that he is ready to play first team football for Chelsea. While a player wanting to fight for a first team spot is always a good thing to hear, we need … Continue reading Opinion: Ethan Ampadu – To Keep or to Loan?
Ben Chilwell has been closely linked with a transfer to Chelsea in the last few months. Tapas Iyer (@IyerTapas) has compiled a statistical analysis on the player that might change a few opinions on his potential to play for the Blues.
Lewis Dunk has been heavily linked with a move to Chelsea in recent days. Tom Overend profiles the player and assesses his areas of strength and improvement ahead of a potential deal. Lewis Dunk has been a stalwart at the back for Brighton since they won promotion to the Premier League in 2016. Dunk graduated … Continue reading Scout Report: Lewis Dunk
Our defence this season has been atrocious at times, and this is no secret. While Lampard can be assigned some of the blame for his poor defensive structure, several of the goals we have conceded are based purely on the incompetence of our defenders. Lack of positional awareness coupled with recurring errors has made us … Continue reading Chelsea’s Centre-Back Targets: Statistical Comparison
Every formation seems to be ineffective for Lampard’s backline. Whether 4-3-3 or 4-2-3-1 or 3-4-3, it doesn’t help the fact that lots of goals will be conceded. The formation only changes the structure it doesn’t change the organization. As a result of this every individual in the defence probably just had their worst season ever … Continue reading Full Analysis of Lampard’s Defensive Conundrum