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Malouda Now Free To Play Where He Wants

To clarify matters, even though Florent Malouda is still a part of Chelsea Football Club at this moment, he has not featured since he helped the team win the UEFA Champions League against Bayern Munich in Munich last year, and he is looking to leave the club in the summer. Malouda was brought to Chelsea …

West Ham Fancy Bringing Lukaku To Upton Park

Romelu Lukaku was finding first team opportunities hard to come by at Chelsea at the beginning of the season and he made it clear he was quite unhappy at the prospect of spending the season watching from the sidelines. As a result Lukaku requested to be sent out on loan as he felt he needed …

Benitez Kept It Strictly Professional – Lampard

The relationship between Chelsea fans and Benitez never got off on the right foot as the Spaniard was booed colossally during his first game in charge, given his former ties with rivals Liverpool. Though he did not let the jeers affect him as he maintained a calm outlook, it definitely bothered him inside as all …

Future Out Of My Hands – Lukaku

Romelu Lukaku was struggling for opportunities at the London club last season and as a result, he asked to be sent out on loan this season in order to get some valuable playing time. Chelsea understandingly catered to his request and sent him out on loan to fellow English Premier League side West Brom. The …

England Not Good Enough ‘Yet’ – Lampard

Frank Lampard has spoken of his frustrations of not being a medal winner on the national stage with one of the world’s most talented teams on paper, as the Three Lions prepare to take on Republic of Ireland and Brazil in the upcoming friendlies. Lampard has played 95 matches for England so far, and has …

A Quiet Adios From Benitez

Following the untimely, acrimonious and shocking sacking of Roberto di Matteo last year, Roman Abramovich brought in Rafa Benitez to steady the expensively assembled ship of the Russian billionaire. This move was met with severe criticism from the Chelsea faithful, who were not keen to see their one-time rival boss take over the helm, given Benitez’s former …

Chelsea Closing In On Schurrle

The 2012-2013 has come to an end and Chelsea are finally ready to start building on their new squad that involves some important changes. Benitez has ended his interim contract and a new manager is set to come to Stamford Bridge. Even if things are not quite clear on who is going to take charge …

Falcao On His Way To England?

Radamel Falcao’s wish to leave Atletico Madrid to join one of the elite clubs in Europe has been granted, after the general manager of the club confirmed that the club will not stand in the way of an offer that satisfies both parties. The Colombian has been the subject to a majority of media speculation …

Rafa Benitez Finally Gets The Credit He Deserved?

Rafael Benitez finally got the credit he deserved from Chelsea fans for the decent turnaround in the season after the departure of Roberto Di Matteo earlier in the season. Metro reveals that the Spaniard had been heavily criticized by fans at Stamford Bridge due to Chelsea’s irregular form when he first arrived at the club, …

Galatasaray Deny Terry Move

Former England captain, John Terry has been warming the bench for far more often for his liking under former interim manager Rafael Benitez. The Spaniard preferred Branislav Ivanovic and Gary Cahill as his first-choice defensive pairing, with Terry fourth-choice behind David Luiz. There may be tougher days ahead for the centre-back since rumours have been …

Torres Not Special Enough For Mourinho?

Fernando Torres may have had a better season for Chelsea than his previous campaigns, but reportedly, the permanent manager for next season – Jose Mourinho does not believe the striker will have any part to play in his plans for the club. Torres has been subject to enormous amount of criticism from fans and experts …

Chelsea To Miss Star Keeper Next Season?

Chelsea look all set to miss Thibaut Courtois next season, as the goalkeeper currently on loan at Atletico Madrid, wishes to stay in Spain to play regular football, rather than to sit on the bench at Stamford Bridge. The Blues have regular Czech Republic keeper Petr Cech, who has been a loyal servant for the …

Chelsea Players Celebrate At Awards Night

Chelsea have had an incredible week in their season, which ended by the stars winning the annual awards at the club in a celebrity studded event in the heart of London, to honor the efforts of players this season in the form of awards. Before the week, the club were neither certain of UEFA Champions …

Chelsea Still Hoping For Falcao Deal

Chelsea have been given a ray of hope, as one of their prime summer targets – Radamel Falcao, has declared that there has been no deal agreed between him and FC Monaco as speculated in the European media. Falcao is one of the world’s finest strikers, plying his trade at Atletico Madrid, and the continent’s …

Benitez Considers Finishing The Season Out Of The Spotlight

The season is ending and it seems nothing changed at Stamford Bridge even with some excellent performances from the Blues over the past couple of months. Fans are still unhappy with Benitez even if he managed to win the Europa League trophy and he has managed Chelsea to 3rd in the Premier League standings. The …

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 …