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Rafa Thinks Mission Accomplished

Rafa Benitez was delighted after Saturday’s away win against Aston Villa, and has confessed that he is on course to complete the objectives asked of him when signing across the dotted line. Chelsea came back from a goal down against a rejuvenated Villa side, with a brace from legend Frank Lampard. Villa are fighting relegation …

Could Mourinho’s Return Result In New Deal For Lampard?

The former Chelsea manager has been strongly tipped to return to Stamford Bridge, after nearly six years since his ill-mannered departure, in order to replace the outbound Rafael Benitez. The 50-year-old is currently the manager at Spanish powerhouses Real Madrid, and he is set to be the 11th manager appointed in Abramovich’s era. David Moyes …

Lampard Not Ready For Goodbye Yet

The England international has spent the majority of his career at Stamford Bridge following his move from West Ham United. Over the years, Lampard has established himself as one of the club’s legends and a part of the old guard for the Blues along with John Terry and former striker Didier Drogba. The veteran midfielder …

Chelsea Captain Set For Summer Exit?

The 32-year-old John Terry has seen himself warming the bench ever since Rafael Benitez was appointed as Roberto Di Matteo’s successor back in November last year. Under Benitez’s control, Terry has been more of a squad player with Branislav Ivanovic, Gary Cahill and David Luiz all in front of him in the pecking order. The …

Bayern’s Withdrawal Leaves Chelsea Favorites For Rooney

Reports of Rooney’s unrest at United broke out in the past week in the wake of Sir Alex Ferguson’s retirement and the legendary manager confirmed the rumors when he was interviewed by Sky Sports after the win against Swansea City. It was understood that the English front man is unhappy with his current role in …

Mikel Wants Craziness To Stop At Chelsea

Roman Abramovich has employed no less than ten managers since he took over the club in 2003. Currently, Rafael Benitez is at the helm albeit on an interim basis till the end of the season, and the former Liverpool manager is set to leave the club once his contract expires. With the Spaniard’s imminent departure, …

Frank Lampard Declares Mourinho The Greatest

Chelsea legend Frank Lampard has hailed Jose Mourinho as the greatest manager in the world, heaping praise on the current Real Madrid manager. Lampard has had a good season for Chelsea, which began with the midfielder not getting enough starts, but he finally won the trust of the fans and board alike. The England international …

Moyes’ First Task As United Boss – Address Rooney’s Future

Following Sir Alex Ferguson’s untimely and shocking decision to step down as Manchester United manager at the end of the current season, the footballing world went into overdrive guessing who was going to be his successor. SkySports News immediately had current Everton manager David Moyes in “pole-position” to replace Sir Alex in the Old Trafford …

Terry Speaks Of Relationship With Mourinho

It was Jose Mourinho who started a revolution at Chelsea FC after arriving in English football. He had a hugely successful spell at Stamford Bridge and then departed nearly six years ago for Inter Milan. Chelsea have gone through a host of big name managers since his departure, however none of them could really emulate …

A Dramatic U-Turn In The Benitez-Chelsea Relationship?

This may still be way too far from actually materializing, but given the fact that Benitez won the Barclays Manager of the Month award, one might be forced to ponder whether it will be a smart move for Chelsea to terminate their arrangement with the Spaniard once the season gets over as it was originally …

David Luiz Gives His ‘Side’ To The Story

Newly crowned champions Manchester United hosted arch rivals Chelsea last Sunday in a game which even though was a dead rubber for the Red Devils, it was pivotal for the Blues. They went to Old Trafford seeking a very important victory in their pursuit for a top 4 finish, and they did manage to beat United with …

Chelsea Dealt Major Transfer Blow

Champions League holders, Chelsea, are desperate to land a prolific striker in the summer since record £50 million signing Fernando Torres continues to be a flop. Although the Spanish international has scored 20 goals in all competitions this season, he is yet to find the back of the net in the Premier League in 2013. …

Lukaku – Will He Return To Play At The Bridge Next Season?

When striker Romelu Lukaku was signed by then Chelsea boss, Andre Villas-Boas, in August 2011 for a fee of £10 million, expectations were high. However, there was no scope for regular first-team action for the youngster due to the stature of a certain Didier Drogba, who led the attack for the Blues at the time. …

Chelsea Ever Closer To Signing German Star Striker

Chelsea are reportedly getting ever closer to signing striker Andre Schurrle from Bundesliga side Bayer Leverkusen on a pre-contract, as a move to improve their strike force for next season. The Blues are currently battling hard with fellow London sides – Tottenham Hotspur and Arsenal to win a place in the top four of the …

Chelsea Draw 2-2 With Spurs As AVB Confirms Lampard’s Lack Of Support

Tottenham boss, Andre Villas-Boas, faced former side Chelsea tonight drawing 2-2 on his return to Stamford Bridge in a tightly contested affair which Chelsea should have won. Chelsea stay 3rd now 2 pts ahead of Arsenal and 3 pts ahead of Spurs. The Portuguese manager clarified that Frank Lampard indeed was unsupportive of him during …

Hazard In Chelsea’s Expected Line-Up For Crunch Spurs Clash

The Blues have been handed some serious impetus in their pursuit for a top 4 finish, as they are ready to bring Hazard back into the team for tonight’s all-important game against Spurs, as both the teams are vying for a place in the top 4. According to Sky Sports, the battle for the 3rd and …

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 …