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Chelsea Looking To Cement Top Three Finish

Chelsea has had one of the toughest seasons in Premier League history. They played over 60 matches and the number is still growing. Currently placed third in the Premier League standings, the Blues are not yet certain of the final outcome. Fatigue has been an issue with the Stamford Bridge team which has played a …

Andre Villas-Boas Returns To Stamford Bridge

Chelsea are about to play one of the most important matches of the season. If they manage to defeat Spurs they will probably finish in the Premier League top three which according to Benitez is the Blues’ top objective. After missing out on all the biggest trophies this year they have directed their entire determination …

Hazard Could Return For Make-Or-Break Clash

The re-arranged clash between Chelsea and Spurs takes place this Wednesday evening, and it seems that it could be the pivotal match which decides in whose favour the pendulum will swing regarding both club’s top-four aspirations. Chelsea are currently in pole position as they sit in third place on 68 points, having a three-point lead …

Chelsea Look To Continue Season’s Winning Record vs United

So Chelsea face Manchester United for the surprising 5th time this season. The Blues hold an edge over the Champions having only lost 1 of their previous meetings this season which was a 3-2 loss at home in the League back in October. Chelsea did manage to exact immediate revenge, beating United 5-4 in extra …

Luiz Gunning For Europa League Glory

Chelsea started brightly in Switzerland, with Benitez’s decision to rest Mata and Oscar in favour of Mikel and Moses justified inside the first twelve minutes. Lampard’s corner eluded the head of Ivanovic, but it reached Moses, who awkwardly “nosed” it into the net to secure a first-half lead for the Blues. However, they paid for …

Demba Ba Ready To Score Against Swansea

Chelsea have had to make a lot of adjustments over the past few weeks. The fact that they have had to play more than 60 official matches this season has really taken a toll on the Blues who have faced a lot of injuries and most of all interminable fatigue. The infernal pace they have …

Terry May Not Be Starting Against Liverpool

Even if Chelsea lost against City and missed out on the chance of playing the FA Cup final against Wigan, they still seem to have pretty good morale. They managed an impressive win against Fulham this week that helped them regain third place in the Premier League standings. They took advantage of the fact that …

Benitez Frustrated With Ref In FA Cup Loss To City

Chelsea lost by one goal against Manchester City, thus losing their chance of retaining the FA Cup this season. According to Metro.co.uk, Benitez considers that the match was lost not because of his teams’ poor performance, but because of some major gaffs made by the referee. The Blues got some pretty poor decisions from the …

Chelsea Prepare For Manchester City

Chelsea confirmed their place in the Europa League semi-finals last night, getting the better of Rubin Kazan 5-4 on aggregate. The Blues face Manchester City at Wembley in their first cup semi-final on Sunday with a place in the final of the World’s longest running cup competition – The FA Cup – up for grabs …

Benitez Turns To Young Nathan Ake Amidst Injury Crisis

It seems that even though Chelsea are one of the most complete teams in the world, the fact that they have played an average of three games per week has really taken a toll on their squad in recent matches. After Ashley Cole was declared out for a couple of weeks because of an injury …

Chelsea Not Distracted By United Clash – Benitez

Chelsea are due to play Manchester United in the FA Cup on Sunday. Speaking ahead of the Steaua match, manager Benitez stated that the Bucharest game was the most important at that moment, refusing to think further about Sunday’s game. “We will try to progress in every competition and the next game is the most …

Chelsea Vs West Brom- What About Lukaku?

So former Blues first team coach, Steve Clarke brings his current team – West Brom to Stamford Bridge this Saturday for a Barclays Premier League encounter. West Brom have enjoyed a good season, currently sitting in 7th position 1 point ahead of Liverpool and only 2 points behind Everton in 6th spot. West Brom’s good …

Could Steaua Stop Chelsea’s Europa League Campaign?

Can Romanian Wonder Makers Steaua Stop Chelsea From European Glory?

Chelsea managed to pull off a late draw with Sparta advancing them to the Europa League round of 16. Hazard scored a wicked equalizer saving the Blues’blushes. The Stamford Bridge team missed a lot of opportunities especially guilty was Torres who is not coming close to the standards he set on Merseyside. It was a …

Can Chelsea Win The “Other” European Competition?

When the results came in on match day 6, it was confirmed that Chelsea would not be advancing to the knockout stages of the Champions League. In the last group games, Juventus beat Shakhtar Donetsk 1-0 sending both teams through and relegating Chelsea to the Europa League despite them thrashing Nordsjaelland 6-1 at Stamford Bridge …

Chelsea Well Equipped To Take Advantage Of Wigan Defense

For today’s match at Stamford Bridge Wigan Athletic will be trying to register their first win against the Blues since 1980 but unfortunately, Latics old boy Victor Moses will miss the chance to play against his old team due to him being involved in the Africa Cup of Nations final being played between his Nigerian …

Newcastle – Chelsea Match Preview

Despite the fact that they are ranked third in the Premier League standings, Chelsea have had a disastrous five match streak managing to win only one of their last five encounters. Benitez has failed to bring confidence to his team and disappointed the fans who were not that happy when they saw a pure Blue …