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Torres Out, Gomez In At Chelsea?

The Blues are strongly tipped to land at least one big name striker in the summer transfer window, as record £50 million signing Fernando Torres continues to be a flop, having scored just 14 Premier League goals in 74 appearances for the Champions League winners of last season. Ever since Torres switched Merseyside for London, …

Chelsea Lose To Steaua In Europa League

It was yet another unfortunate night for Chelsea fans, as they saw their team losing to Steaua Bucharest. The qualification to the next stage of the Europa League is not yet settled, considering the second match will take place at Stamford Bridge and that the Blues lost to a one goal difference. Benitez started off …

Who Will Chelsea Finally Land As Manager?

Chelsea sacked their much loved Roberto Di Matteo last year following a string of poor results, and are now managed by interim manager Rafael Benitez. Benitez has endured a torrid spell as Chelsea boss and certainly cannot wait to end his nightmare at Stamford Bridge. As the season comes to a close, the Chelsea hot spot …

Are Chelsea Disrespecting Frank Lampard?

Even with Lampard’s excellent performances during the second part of the season, it looks like Chelsea are not keen on extending the midfielder’s contract. In recent statements the club denied any intention of keeping the 34 year old English international at Stamford Bridge even though fans strongly support one of the Blues’ most iconic players. …

Have Chelsea Finally Found Their New Manager?

Let’s face it, Chelsea have developed a very poor reputation when it comes to maintaining cordial and sustainable relations with their managers, as the club has overseen as many as 9 managers take the reigns at the London club in the last few seasons. They either sack the manager, or the manager quits the post. …

Capello Says No To Chelsea

The only thing certain about Chelsea at this point in time is that they will appoint a new manager in the summer. Chelsea started this season like a house on fire with many predicting a strong title challenge from the Europeans Champions as a result. However, things have gone further downhill since Roberto Di Matteo’s …

One Win Is Not Enough As Fans Still Call For Mourinho

It is beginning to seem more and more obvious that Benitez will not be leading Chelsea into next season. The Spaniard has had a tough time dealing with angry fans that don’t see the ex-Liverpool manager as a good fit for the Blues. He has been under constant pressure since the beginning of his contract …

English Legend Attacks Chelsea For Huge Decline

Fans are not the only ones critical of where things are heading for Chelsea. Benitez has never been seen as a permanent solution for the Blues and that state of insecurity is constantly reflected onto the pitch. The team is not well organized and looks tired. Even the Spaniard leading the Stamford Bridge team said …

An Interim Manager To Replace An Interim Manager?

Chelsea started the season with Roberto di Matteo at the helm. The Italian led Chelsea to FA Cup glory in his first season, and delivered that one piece of trophy which Abramovich yearned for – the UEFA Champions League. The fans were in love with him, the owner was happy with him, and the players …

Will Laudrup Be The Next Chelsea Manager?

Most Liverpool fans are of the opinion that Liverpool narrowly lost the league title to Manchester United in the 2008-2009 season, due to Rafa Benitez’s infamous rant on Sir Alex Ferguson. Liverpool drew too many games post the rant in January, which effectively ended their title hopes. Fast forward to 2013, and Benitez is at …

Isco To Replace Lampard At Chelsea?

Isco To Replace Lampard At Chelsea?

Amidst the chaos surrounding Chelsea Football Club after ‘interim’ manager Rafael Benitez’s rant on the fans and board alike, Spanish sensation Isco is being lined up by Blues owner, Roman Abramovich, as his number one transfer target for the summer. Chelsea are already planning for life without Rafa Benitez, whose departure seems inevitable following his …

Benitez – A Look At His Short Reign

When Rafa Benitez took over, Chelsea were 4 points behind reigning champions Manchester City sitting in 2nd position in the Premier League and they had just been knocked out of the Champions League, they were still in the Capital One (League) Cup, with the FA Cup and the Europa League yet to start for them. Chelsea now sit …

Is Anyone Interested In Managing Chelsea?

Well it is extraordinary that some publications are suggesting Chelsea Football Club do not have any suitable candidates interested in their soon to be vacant managers position anymore. Clearly they have forgotten about a few key factors which will always attract talented managers to Stamford Bridge… Top notch managers will always be interested in working …

Rafael Benitez Speaks Out About The Chelsea Fans (Finally)

Chelsea started the season with Roberto di Matteo at the helm. The Italian was much loved and supported by fans and players alike, largely because di Matteo delivered the trophy this past May which Chelsea were craving for all these years – the UEFA Champions League, as his side triumphed against Bayern Munich in a penalty …

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 …

Cahill Blames Chelsea’s Poor Performance On Tough Schedule

Even though Chelsea have one of the best squads in the world, the large number of games in the season is really hard on the players who find it harder and harder to keep up. In recent statements Gary Cahill came out and said he feels that there is too big of a difference between …

Chelsea’s Internal Conflict Makes For A Disappointing Season

It seems that Chelsea’s struggle against Sparta to qualify for the next stage of the Europa League was not a just a poor performance. The Blues lost against rivals Manchester City and are now starting to worry about their ability to qualify for next season’s Champions League. With Arsenal and Tottenham showing good form over …

Lukaku Appreciates Chelsea’s Decision

The young Belgian attacker could not quite make his mark in his short time at Chelsea, following an £18 million transfer from Belgian club Anderlecht. Given the plethora of attacking options Chelsea had last season like Didier Drogba, Daniel Sturridge and Fernando Torres, 19-year old Lukaku was not given much of a chance. Therefore, the …