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Chelsea Set For A Busy Summer?

Chelsea Set For A Busy Summer?

The European champions have been linked with 24-year old Brazilian midfielder Paulinho in recent weeks following a string of eye-catching performances by the schemer for his current club, Corinthians in Brazil. He also featured briefly for his national team in their recent 2-1 loss in the friendly match against England, at Wembley Stadium. Paulinho has …

Chelsea Legend Attacks Abramovich

Chelsea Legend Attacks Abramovich

With Benitez not on the top of his game, and with Chelsea on a downward spiral since winning 7 of their first 8 games of the season, many fans and former players have been voicing their discontent at Abramovich’s decision to fire Di Matteo. It seems that the Russian club owner has made a lot …

Barcelona Ready To Break Chelsea’s Defensive Stability

Barcelona Ready To Break Chelsea's Defensive Stability

According to recent rumors Chelsea and Brazilian international David Luiz are preparing to part ways at the end of the season. The Blues are going to see some massive changes during the summer, especially because Benitez will almost certainly be shown the door. Several key players will be leaving Stamford Bridge and Chelsea will probably …

Brilliant Oscar Sends Chelsea Past Sparta In Europa League Debut

Oscar

So as Chelsea made their Europa League debut against Sparta Prague at the Generali Arena, Frank Lampard captained the side in place of a fit again but not selected JT, Bertrand started in place of Cole with Cahill and Ivanovic in the centre of defense and Marin handed a rare starting birth with Cech, Azpilicueta, …

Who Can Really Replace Terry Long-Term?

Well as JT plays in his 15th season with the Blues, it seems that the club captain is starting to decline a little. He seems to have lost half a yard of pace and injuries like his currently inflamed knee are increasingly not only costing him games but also the quality of his performances slightly …

Can Chelsea Win The “Other” European Competition?

When the results came in on match day 6, it was confirmed that Chelsea would not be advancing to the knockout stages of the Champions League. In the last group games, Juventus beat Shakhtar Donetsk 1-0 sending both teams through and relegating Chelsea to the Europa League despite them thrashing Nordsjaelland 6-1 at Stamford Bridge …

Could Klopp Be The Answer To Chelsea’s Problems?

Could Klopp Be The Answer To Chelsea's Problems?

There are just a few months until the end of the season and it seems that Abramovich is not willing to extend Benitez’s short term contract. When the Spaniard first started his Stamford Bridge adventure he was determined to convince the Russian club owner that he is worthy of more than a 6 month contract, …

Could Courtois Help Bring Falcao To Chelsea?

Chelsea is looking to take advantage of an amazing opportunity to land one of the best strikers in the world. The Blues are prepared to give Belgian international goalkeeper, Thibaut Courtois, permission to sign a permanent contract with Atletico Madrid and financial considerations in exchange for Falcao’s transfer. After completing one of the most unsuccessful …

Cech Plays Through Horrible Pain To Save Chelsea’s Season

Chelsea is in for a rough couple of weeks as goalkeeper Petr Cech still struggles with his injury picked up against the match with Newcastle. The Czech player broke his little finger and had to recover for a couple of days. Benitez is worried because in recent similar events, Cech’s substitute, Ross Turnbull has failed …

Lukaku Starting To Look More And More Like Drogba

Romelu Lukaku has been a bit of an enigma since he joined the Blues in August 2011 from Belgian side Anderlecht but this is mainly because he has been starved of opportunities with the Blues first team, spending most of the 2011-2012 season playing for the reserves. At the beginning of this season he agreed …

Cuevas Close To Chelsea Move

Chelsea is looking to move forward with their new plan to create a competitive team with mostly young players. They have made some smart moves by acquiring players such as Oscar, Moses, Hazard, Azpilicueta and even Mata, who are all under 25 years of age. According to recent rumors the Blues are going for another …

Who Readers Want As The Next Chelsea Boss

It is no secret that Rafa Benitez was not a popular choice as the Chelsea boss after the universally popular Roberto Di Matteo was fired. Benitez needed to get off to a really fast start as the Gaffer to stand any chance of winning over the Chelsea faithful. Unfortunately for the club and for him …

Is Abramovich Ready To Sack Benitez?

Things are not going well for Chelsea ahead of their clash against Wigan. Although Benitez was brought in to improve The Blues record, the Spanish coach has not managed to live up to expectations. He has had some very poor weeks at Stamford Bridge and has had problems finding the best solutions for his team. …

Chelsea Well Equipped To Take Advantage Of Wigan Defense

For today’s match at Stamford Bridge Wigan Athletic will be trying to register their first win against the Blues since 1980 but unfortunately, Latics old boy Victor Moses will miss the chance to play against his old team due to him being involved in the Africa Cup of Nations final being played between his Nigerian …

Will Lampard Stay Another Year?

Frank Lampard is the man to look up to if you are a young footballer. His amazing attitude and his dedication to Chelsea, his national team and football in general are out of this world. Although having to deal with a rigid Chelsea managerial team, willing to let their legend go at the end of …

Luiz, Cech, Hazard And Ba Back For Wigan Game But JT To Miss Out

So the good news is that David Luiz got through the game for Brazil unscathed the other night against England at Wembley, proving his fitness in doing so and showing that the calf muscle injury he picked up in the second tie of the Capital One League Cup semi-final played at the Liberty Stadium is …

Chelsea FC Announce Asia 2013 Preseason Tour

Map Of Asia

As Chelsea continue to spread their wings globally and develop their community work and commercial operations of the club, Chelsea FC have announced today that they will be visiting Asia in the preseason of the 2013-2014 season to play a number of exhibition friendly games. The Blues will be returning to Asia for the first …

Lampard Confirms His Class As Chelsea Boys Star Against Brazil

So the Samba stars came to London town and the Three Lions took them down as all three of Chelsea’s Blue Lions made key contributions: Frank Lampard scored a stunning winner with a peach of a curling shot from the edge of the penalty box on sixty minutes; Ashley Cole was affectionately applauded by the …