Since his return to Stamford Bridge at the start of the 2019/20 season, manager, Frank Lampard has placed a particular emphasis on bringing youth players into the first-team set-up. While the likes of Mason Mount and Tammy Abraham - now mainstays in the squad - immediately spring mind, Lampard has also given sporadic opportunities to … Continue reading Tino Anjorin – Chelsea’s latest youth star?
The opening fixture of the UEFA Champions League where Chelsea host Sevilla at Stamford Bridge ended in 0-0 stalemate. Jorginho led the team out; the main captain Azpilicueta featured on the bench. Werner kicked the match off after both teams perform the required Black Lives Matter duties. He played the ball to Zouma who instantaneously … Continue reading Chelsea 0-0 Sevilla – What We Learned
Chelsea (4-2-3-1): Credit: OneFootball Substitutes: Kepa, Caballero, Rüdiger, Christensen, Tomori, Azpilicueta, Emerson, Kovacic, Hudson-Odoi, Ziyech, Abraham, Giroud Sevilla FC (4-3-3): Substitutes: Vaclik, Rekik, Jordan, Munir, Rodriguez, En-Nesyri, Escudero, Torres, Vazquez, Luna
The long, excruciating wait is over as the Champions League returns to Stamford Bridge as Chelsea host Sevilla FC in a 20:00 hours kick-off. Chelsea bowed out of last season's campaign in disappointing fashion to the eventual-champions, Bayern Munich in the Round of 16. With the squad having undergone a major overhaul in all areas, … Continue reading UEFA Champions League – Sevilla FC Opposition Report
Make no mistake, the Europa League Champions are not a team to be underestimated. They proved that last year in beating Wolves, Man United and Inter Milan on route to the trophy. And, despite the tendencies of Premier League fans to call other leagues 'farmers leagues', their 4th placed La Liga finish is also worthy … Continue reading Chelsea vs Sevilla – UEFA Champions League Match Preview
Chelsea's Champions League campaign for the 20/21 season begins tomorrow with a home tie against Sevilla; whom the Blues have never faced in the competition. @CFCDUBois sets out who should line up against the current Europa League holders. It was looking increasingly likely that recent signing Edouard Mendy would still remain sidelined from injury for … Continue reading UEFA Champions League – Who should start against Sevilla?
Here we are once again. What was predicted by many to be a routine win for Chelsea given the massive recruitment drive ends in an eventful 3-3 draw. For many fans, this feels like a defeat as the team seemingly managed to draw disappointment from the jaws of a well deserved victory. Once again the … Continue reading Will Frank Lampard’s Chelsea ever learn from their defensive mistakes?
by Charlotte Stacey With a number of goals that saw her ending up as one of the top scorers, being named player of the 2019-2020 season, as well as a senior international debut, Chelsea and England forward Beth England has certainly had a year to remember. Beth England is absolutely flying right now. Yet, with … Continue reading Bethany England for England!
Nathan Dubois is a Football Twitter account with over 20k followers but he is perhaps better known for his work as fake transfer reporter and his online FIFA antics. In this miniseries, ARK talks to him about all of these activties and more. Part 2: Football Twitter, FIFA and YouTube Check out Part One on … Continue reading Q/A with CFC Dubois Part 2: Football Twitter, FIFA and YouTube
Kepa Arrizabalaga - 4 The Spanish goalkeeper returned between the sticks again after Mendy's thigh issue prevented the new Chelsea keeper from participating. Kepa had a good couple of saves early in the first half but completely capitulated in the second. His errors continued to pile up and was culpable in the second and third … Continue reading Chelsea 3-3 Southampton: Player Ratings