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Chelsea Looking To End Season On A High

The Blues are still recovering from their last gasp Europa League victory against Benfica in midweek, which got them their first and last silverware for the season, thanks to an injury time header from defender Branislav Ivanovic. Now, they will be looking to carry on that momentum and end the current season on a high …

AVB Thinks Chelsea Are Next Season’s Premier League Favourites

Andre Villas-Boas has conceded that Chelsea will be the strongest team amongst the top four next season due to the scale of the summer investment and the new manager coming in on a permanent basis to replace interim boss Rafael Benitez. Villas-Boas’ team have been going from strength to strength in recent times, and have …

Rafa Benitez Predicts Great Season Ahead For Chelsea

Rafael Benitez has spoken about Chelsea’s transfer plans for the summer, stating that the club plan to spend a kitty of up to £100 million on new signings to improve the quality of the squad. The Spaniard has been the club’s interim manager since the sacking of former boss Roberto Di Matteo, and saw his …

Cech Downplays Arsenal Qualities

Petr Cech has spoken of the scenario of a potential play-off fixture between Chelsea and Arsenal, and the goalkeeper feels his side deserve 3rd place more than the Gunners. The shot stopper, who guided his side on Wednesday night to a 2-1 win over Benfica in the UEFA Europa League final, feels that Barclays Premier …

Atletico Loss Final Nail In Mourinho’s Real Madrid Coffin?

On Friday night in the Copa Del Rey final, Atletico Madrid beat their arch rivals in the form of Real Madrid 2-1. The match was indicative of Real’s season, as they were clearly the better side, creating numerous chances and hitting the woodwork 3 times but could not make their superiority count. The match went …

Chelsea Keen On Rooney After Falcao Snub

If the Blues are to challenge for the Premier League title next season, they need an out-and-out striker who can score 20-30 league goals for them. Fernando Torres and Demba Ba have astonishingly failed to register even 10 league goals between them, with the pair having netted just nine league goals in 48 league appearances. …

David Luiz Happy To Eat Chicken and Win The Europa League

Chelsea had a massive chance to clinch their first and last trophy possible this season on Wednesday, when they travelled to Amsterdam for the Europa League final against Portugese outfit Benfica and they managed to win the game 2-1 courtesy of an excellent Ivanovic header. The Blues were in the reckoning for a massive seven trophies …

Still Some Firepower Left – Lampard

Frank Lampard broke the elusive 202-goal barrier following his brace against Aston Villa to clinch the game narrowly 2-1. His two goals made him Chelsea’s highest all-time leading goal scorer, as the 35-year old got his name etched in Chelsea’s folklore. The playmaker has been at Stamford Bridge for over a decade now and has …

Frank Lampard Finally Signs

Frank Lampard has put an end to all speculation about his future by signing a one-year extension to his contract at Chelsea, committing to another year at Stamford Bridge. Lampard’s future has been under the spotlight since being dropped last season by former boss Andre Villas-Boas, and the initial part of the current season under …

Chelsea To Make U-Turn Over Lampard Contract Extension

The protracted contract saga of England international, Frank Lampard has rambled on from the start of the season, with the 34-year-old initially not being offered an extension to his current deal which expires at the end of the season. Things looked bleak for the former West Ham player ever since Chelsea left-back Ashley Cole, whose …

Cech Mocks Arsenal’s Barren Run

London rivals Chelsea and Arsenal are currently battling for a place in next season’s Champions League along with another London club, Tottenham Hotspurs. The Blues have secured their spot in the top four of the Premier League, but Arsenal require a win on the final day of the season against Newcastle United to guarantee their …

Arsenal and Chelsea To Play First Ever Play-Off?

Arsenal and Chelsea have been battling it out throughout the season for the UEFA Champions League spots, and the sides may have to have one final showdown against each other if the results in the final round of fixtures line up. Metro reveals that according to the rules decided by UEFA and complied by the …

Petr Cech’s European Dream

Petr Cech has already won the UEFA Champions League last year, and now it’s time for the Chelsea shot stopper to face Benfica in the UEFA Europa League final tonight. Cech has had a love-hate relationship with the Champions League, having been denied the opportunity to lift the trophy in penalties back in 2008 on …

Mata Gunning For European Glory

The Europe League represents the only chance of a trophy for the Blues’ this season, having failed to win any of the seven competitions they were involved in at the start of the season, but have a chance to make amends by winning Europe’s second-tier competition. Rafa Benitez was appointed as interim manager back in …

David Luiz Excited At Prospect Of Wayne Rooney Joining Chelsea

Sir Alex Ferguson’s untimely decision to announce his retirement from his post left United and the entire footballing world in shock. As the club was reeling from this decision, another bomb was dropped on the Red Devils as news broke out about striker Wayne Rooney’s wish to leave the club for the second time in …

Monaco Set To Steal Chelsea Target Falcao?

French club Monaco have emerged as the club to have reportedly struck a deal with Atletico Madrid for the transfer of their striker Radamel Falcao, who has been on Chelsea’s radar throughout the season. Falcao began his career at Argentinian club River Plate, a team that has seen the likes of Gonzalo Higuain, Javier Mascherano …

Double Blow For Chelsea Ahead Of Europa League Final

John Terry and Eden Hazard both started the 2-1 away win to Aston Villa on Saturday, which guaranteed the Blues Champions League football next season. However, in a match which saw Frank Lampard become the club’s all-time leading goal scorer, both Hazard and Terry sustained hamstring and ankle injuries respectively, which puts them in major …

Chelsea’s Mikel Wary Of Wounded United

Chelsea's Mikel Wary Of Wounded United

Sir Alex announced his decision to step down as United boss after an incredible 26 years at the post. He was then swiftly replaced by former Everton boss David Moyes at the United helm. Though Moyes has done an incredible job with the Toffees for the last 11 years, some people are still not convinced …