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WATCH: Exciting young Chelsea target tears up the Eredivisie

Nowadays it’s very easy to find yourself labelled as ‘the next big thing’ – in the world of football anyway. With near enough every young star who bursts onto the scene being given the cursed label, it becomes increasingly hard to distinguish the wheat from the chaff. The Lionel Messi’s from the Freddy Adu’s, so-to-say. However, …

Eden Hazard insists Chelsea are ‘ready’ for the challenge Camp Nou next month

Chelsea star Eden Hazard says his side are “ready” for the challenge at the Camp Nou next month after the Blues 1-1 draw with Barcelona at Stamford Bridge earlier this week. Spoils were shared in South West London on Tuesday night when the two sides met for the first-leg of their Champions League last-16 tie. …

Barcelona return to the Camp Nou with the advantage insists Luis Suarez

Current Barcelona striker Luis Suarez, who of course used to play for Liverpool, has insisted that his side will travel back to Spain with the advantage for the second leg of their last-16 Champions League tie against Chelsea next month. The two sides face each other again at the Camp Nou on the 14th March …

Chelsea vs Barcelona: Player Ratings – Willian the star as Chelsea secure memorable draw

Chelsea secured a shock draw at Stamford Bridge last night against Champions League favourites Barcelona. After taking the lead mid-way through the second half through Man of the Match Willian, Lionel Messi then broke his Chelsea duck shortly after to secure a draw for the La Liga leaders – leaving all to play for at …

Chelsea fans praise youngster for ‘exciting’ FA Cup cameo

Chelsea fans have taken to Twitter to praise Blues youngster Callum Hudson-Odoi after yet another impressive cameo for the youngster in the FA Cup victory over Hull City. Antonio Conte’s side ran out 4-0 winners over the Tigers on Friday night. Willian opened the scoring with a superb solo effort less than two minutes in, …

Chelsea fans wish Happy Birthday to club legend – “big tackle”

Former Chelsea star Claude Makelele turned 45 yesterday, and his former fans have taken to Twitter to wish him well on his big day. “The man so good they named a role after him.”, Makelele was a fan favourite during his time at Stamford Bridge in which he won back-to-back Premier League titles between 2003 and …

“It’s not his fault” – Conte defends Cahill after Mason forced into retirement

Antonio Conte has jumped to defend defender Gary Cahill after former Hull City midfielder Ryan Mason was forced into retirement. Cahill and Mason were involved in a accidental clash last January during a game between the two clubs, leaving Mason with a fractured skull. After over a year on the sidelines and extensive rehab, Mason …

Chelsea fans left puzzled as Batshauyi steals the show again for Dortmund

Queues: Take That – Back for Good. A solitary Chelsea fan sits alone in the corner. He weeps a single tear. Or at least that’s how we imagine all Chelsea fans to be right now as they witnessed Michy Batshuayi put in yet another star performance for Borussia Dortmund on Thursday night. The Belgian struck …

Chelsea Vs Hull City: Injury Update

Chelsea have a tough 30 days ahead of them. They will have to play Barcelona twice, Manchester United and leaders Manchester City in what could be the most decisive month of the whole season for the Blues. Morale should be good as they won their last match and have a fairly easy game against Hull …

Three Hull City stars Chelsea must be wary of tonight at Stamford Bridge

Chelsea welcome Hull City to Stamford Bridge tonight for their FA Cup 5th round clash. The Blues will hoping to build upon their 3-0 win over West Brom on Monday night having endured a tough few weeks. A brace from Eden Hazard either side of a Victor Moses strike secured a vital three points for …

Baggies win a huge confidence builder says January signing

Olivier Giroud

Chelsea star Olivier Giroud says he is delighted have made his first start for his new club on Monday night, and believes the victory over West Brom is just the confidence boost they needed to push on into the final third of the season. The Frenchman left to the field to rapturous applause after 60 …

Chelsea fans applaud Frenchman after impressive debut

Eden Hazard

Chelsea fans have taken to Twitter to praise January signing Olivier Giroud after his impressive debut for his new club. The Frenchman made his first start for the Blues against West Bromwich Albion on Monday night after joining in an £18 million move from rivals Arsenal last month. Antonio Conte’s pulled off a much needed …

Conte hails his sides’ performance after return to winning ways

Antonio Conte

Antonio Conte has praised Chelsea’s performance last night after returning to winning ways. The Blues saw off visitors West Bromwich Albion in convincing fashion at Stamford Bridge, with a brace from Man of the Match Eden Hazard and a Victor Moses strike sealing a 3-0 win for the hosts. Conte’s side went into game knowing …

Chelsea must “act like men” at West Brom tonight says Antonio Conte

Willian and Giroud

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has insisted his side must take responsibility for their performances and “act like men” tonight at West Bromwich Albion. The Blues travel to The Hawthorns after back-to-back Premier League defeats to both Bournemouth and Watford – leading to speculation of a rift behind the scenes at Stamford Bridge. There has also …

Chelsea “at a crossroads” says Blues defender

Chelsea defender Gary Cahill has revealed he feels his club is “at a crossroads” following back-to-back Premier League defeats. The Blues first lost 3-0 to Eddie Howe’s Bournemouth a fortnight ago at Stamford Bridge, before being thrashed 4-1 by struggling Watford a week later – compounding what has been a dismal start to 2018 for Antonio …

Zidane dashes Chelsea’s hopes of landing Madrid midfielder

Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane has dashed Chelsea’s hopes of landing midfielder Isco after saying he wants the Spaniard at the Bernabeu “for life”. The Blues have been heavily linked with a move for the former Malaga star, with Antonio Conte reportedly a big admirer of the Spain international and sees him as a natural …

Midfielder gives insight into Chelsea’s Premier League struggles

Chelsea midfielder Eden Hazard has given an insight into the Blues’ struggles in the Premier League this season. Antonio Conte’s side currently sit fourth in the table, 19 points behind league leaders City. However while top four football was thought to be a certainty for the Blues, their form since the turn of the year …

Exiled striker responds after Chelsea’s thumping defeat at Vicarage Road

Exiled striker Michy Bathsuayi took to Twitter to react after Chelsea’s thumping 4-1 defeat to Watford on Monday night. Chelsea were reduced to ten men early on when Tiemoue Bakayoko was sent for an early bath only half-an-hour in – and Antonio Conte’s men struggled with a man short against an impressive Watford. The hosts …