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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 …

Hazard Could Return For Make-Or-Break Clash

The re-arranged clash between Chelsea and Spurs takes place this Wednesday evening, and it seems that it could be the pivotal match which decides in whose favour the pendulum will swing regarding both club’s top-four aspirations. Chelsea are currently in pole position as they sit in third place on 68 points, having a three-point lead …

Evans Admits United Deserved To Lose Against Chelsea

Chelsea looked the more likely to score in a dull first half at The Theatre of Dreams on Sunday, which had an end-of-season feel to it. United were surprisingly impotent in attack, and lacked any intensity or fluidity in the final third. Chelsea had the better chances and they deserved to win, but United would …

Chelsea Eyeing Bundesliga Raid

The Blues are already planning ahead for next season and are moving early in the transfer market this time around. They have been credited with a strong interest in young German striker Andre Schurrle from Bayer Leverkusen, with many expecting the deal to be concluded and announced in the next few weeks. According to Metro, …

Ferguson Hints At Lampard Move

In spite of being the highest scoring midfielder in the Premier League, as well as being just one goal shy of equalling Bobby Tambling club record of 202 goals, Blues legend Frank Lampard is not yet being offered a new contract by owner Abramovich. His current deal expires in the summer, making him available as …

Ferguson Unhappy With Rafael’s Dismissal Against Chelsea

Chelsea are three fixtures away from finishing in the Premier League top three which in turn means they will gain automatic access to the Champions League group stages. Benitez looked quite happy after his team won against Manchester United and said that it is an amazing morale boost before their confrontation with Tottenham, which is …

Chelsea Look To Continue Season’s Winning Record vs United

So Chelsea face Manchester United for the surprising 5th time this season. The Blues hold an edge over the Champions having only lost 1 of their previous meetings this season which was a 3-2 loss at home in the League back in October. Chelsea did manage to exact immediate revenge, beating United 5-4 in extra …