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Chelsea Outcasts Give Mourinho Selection Dilemma

As reported in ESPN, Chelsea defeated Swindon Town on Tuesday night to go through to the next round of the Capital One Cup, after first half goals from Fernando Torres and Ramires were enough to give Jose Mourinho’s men a comfortable victory away from home. Mourinho is facing the criticism of certain pundits, but to …

Barcelona Weigh Up Move For Chelsea Right-Back

The 24-year-old Cesar Azpilicueta has played only a bit part role under Jose Mourinho this season, and his only appearance thus far has been as an 89th minute substitute during the club’s 0-0 draw away to Manchester United last month. This is in stark contrast to the previous season, when former interim manager Rafael Benitez considered …

Former Chelsea Boss Questions Mourinho’s Mata Axe

Spanish international, Juam Mata is finding life under Mourinho very difficult although he did start the Capital One Cup game against League 1 Swindon Town and contributed to the goals scored. He has fallen down massively from being an automatic starter for Chelsea last season to being an unused substitute more often than not this …

Mou Still Looking For His Best Eleven

Mourinho’s move to Chelsea was one of the biggest moments of the summer. He left Real Madrid and came to manage the Blues for the second time in his career. His feud with Abramovich is apparently over, but even so it looked like things were a little tense at Stamford Bridge after the two losses …

What Is The Mata With Juan?

Well no-one can be bored, as it has already been a most interesting season with the “Special One” back at the helm as I think we all knew it would be. Losses to Everton in the League and Basel in the Champions League has had the media buzzing and some fans panicking but order was …

Chelsea Send Promising Midfielder On Loan To Watford

Chelsea have allowed midfielder Josh McEachran to link up with one of the club’s legends and current Watford manager Gianfranco Zola, on loan until 2nd January, according to the Dailymail. The 20-year-old is one of the few academy starlets to come through the ranks at Chelsea, but with a host of players vying for a …

AVB Eyeing Mata Reunion?

Andre Villas-Boas was the one who brought Mata to the English Premier League from Valencia in the summer of 2011. That move was a masterstroke by Villas-Boas as Mata has been hugely successful in his two years at Stamford Bridge. Villas-Boas’ association with Chelsea ended soon after it started and in came Rafael Benitez after …

Mourinho Faces Early Flack

Jose Mourinho is already facing a tough test in his second managerial stint at Chelsea, as the Blues continue to struggle both in the UEFA Champions League and the Barclays Premier League, initiating rumors of conflicts between owner Roman Abramovich and the manager. The Portuguese manager made one thing clear when he arrived at Stamford …

Fulham Motivated To Beat Chelsea

According to a report in Metro, Fulham boss Martin Jol has been told that he would remain in the memory of the Craven Cottage faithful forever if his side manage to beat their city rivals Chelsea as they make the short visit to Stamford Bridge today. Jose Mourinho is a man under pressure as his …

Lukaku Out To Prove Mourinho Wrong

According to Metro, Romelu Lukaku has revealed his frustration at being sent on loan yet again this season, as he felt that he deserved a crack at a first team spot at parent club Chelsea, before being sent away to Everton for the rest of the season. Chelsea have been struggling for form of late, …

Lukaku Positive Over Move From Chelsea

Chelsea striker Romelu Lukaku has conceded that he remains positive about his season long loan deal to Everton, which was sealed in a controversial deadline day move from the Blues, and saw him decline the chance to work again with Steve Clark and West Bromwich Albion in favor of the Merseyside club. Jose Mourinho will …

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Torres Happy To Help Eto’o In Any Way He Can Despite Competing For Selection

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho was unable to land his number one transfer target this summer – Wayne Rooney – and instead opted to sign Samuel Eto’o from Anzhi Makhachkala on a free transfer. Mourinho won the Champions League with Eto’o during their time at Inter Milan and, according to Mourinho, his experience was needed at …

Mikel Believes In Eto’o Despite Below Par Chelsea Debut

Samuel Eto’o made his debut for the Blues on Saturday as they traveled to Goodison Park to face Everton. He was brought to Chelsea by manager Jose Mourinho who has previously enjoyed a hugely successful partnership with him during their time at Inter Milan. The Portugese boss got him to Stamford Bridge from Russian side Anzhi Makachkala …

Abidal Reveals Alves Offer

Monaco defender Eric Abidal, who was known around the world for his spell at Spanish giants Barcelona, has revealed that his former team mate Dani Alves offered to donate part of his liver to his colleague and friend. Abidal started his playing career AS Lyon Duchere, an amateur team in the suburbs of his native …

Manchester United And Chelsea Ready To Battle For Everton Star

Ross Barkley has been the standout teenager in the Premier League so far, with his impressive performances earning him his first England cap in the World Cup qualifier against Moldova at the tender age of 19. The talented midfielder spent the majority of last season on loan at Sheffield Wednesday in the Championship, and gained …

Mourinho Blames Strikers For Everton Loss

Chelsea traveled to Everton on Saturday looking to get back to winning ways following that dud 0-0 draw against Manchester United two weeks ago. Since then, Chelsea have witnessed a shuffling of their front line as young Belgian Romelu Lukaku was sent out on loan to Everton, and the Blues brought in Samuel Eto’o from Russian outfit …

Chelsea Successful Because Of Me – Ranieri

The current Monaco manager spent four fruitful years from 2000-2004 in England with the Blues but was ultimately fired in May 2004 by club owner Roman Abramovich, who had taken ownership of the club in the previous season. After arriving from a disastrous spell at Atletico Madrid, Ranieri turned a corner as he led Chelsea …