‘We need more competition in those creative areas’ – Chelsea boss fuels Jadon Sancho speculation

Frank Lampard has fueled speculation that a move for Jadon Sancho is imminent. Following the Blues 2-1 victory against Lille – a win that secured Chelsea’s passage to the last-16 of the Champions League, the Chelsea boss spoke in his post-match press conference about the upcoming January transfer window. 

Lampard admitted the Blues are looking at options: (via BBCSPORT)

“There will be discussions about where we can strengthen.”

One improvement Lampard wants to make is in the final third.… Read More

Reaction: ‘What an achievement’, ‘Bring on whoever’ – Chelsea through to Champions League knockout stages after nervy night at Stamford Bridge

Whether you’re waking up, sipping your morning coffee, or elsewhere in the world going about your daily routine – If you’re a Chelsea fan, you should have a broad smile plastered across your face. It wasn’t as easy an evening as it should have been at Stamford Bridge, but ultimately The Blues are through to the last-16 of the Champions League.Read More

Report: Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich remains on home plate by rejecting American baseball owners’ offer

An American business tycoon has reportedly tabled a bid to buy Chelsea. According to the Financial Times, Todd Boehly’s offer fell short of Roman Abramovich’s £3bn valuation.

Boehly has made investments in media, sport and real estate through a firm he founded in 2015, called Eldridge industries. He also owns 20% of MLB’s LA Dodgers.… Read More

Jorginho, Rudiger, and Emerson return – Predicted Chelsea lineup v Lille (Home)

Chelsea fans will be pleased this game is coming so soon after the weekend’s defeat at Everton. This is another opportunity to bounce back after a poor run of form, and to secure their place in the knockout stages of the champions league. Lille are the visitors to Stamford Bridge tonight, kick off at 8.00pm (GMT).Read More

Chelsea transfer rumour round-up – Dutchman to return, Russian striker, Brentford star, and more…

Chelsea can now sign players in January after their two-window transfer ban was reduced on appeal at the Court of Arbitration for Sport. The news has sent the press, and Blues’ fans into a frenzy, linking players to a move to West-London.

One such player is Nathan Ake. The Bournemouth defender has impressed since leaving Stamford Bridge in 2017 for a fee of around £20m.… Read More

Video: £100m Chelsea target shows fans what they could be seeing at Stamford Bridge

Jadon Sancho is a prime target for Chelsea in January according to sources in the press. The Daily Mail are reporting the West-London club are planning to table a £100m bid now the transfer ban has been overturned following an appeal to CAS (The Court of Arbitration for Sport).

The England international was recently dropped by Borussia Dortmund, but showed his finishing ability by scoring twice in a 5-0 victory yesterday against Fortuna Dusseldorf in the Bundesliga.… Read More

‘Defence is horrific’, ‘Needs sorting out urgently’ – Some reaction to Chelsea’s defensive frailties against Everton

Chelsea’s defensive problems have been evident all season. It has been very much a case of ‘We’ll score more than you’. Yesterday against Everton the issues were highlighted by the Blues conceding early in both halves. The less said about the third goal the better. 

It was always going to be a rollercoaster season, and will continue in that vein.… Read More

‘FIFA doesn’t surprise me anymore’, ‘favouritism’- Some fans react as Chelsea statement takes swipe at inconsistent treatment of Manchester City

As news filtered through that the Blues transfer ban had been reduced, Chelsea appear to have been preparing an official statement. With the news breaking at lunchtime, it was 5pm before the media team at Stamford Bridge released by club’s opinion on the CAS (Court of Arbitration for Sport) decision.

Chelsea didn’t hold back – One notable part took a massive swipe at FIFA with regards to inconsistency to punishment handed out.… Read More

Everton v CHELSEA: Preview

Date: Saturday 7th December 2019

Venue: Goodison Park

Kick-off: 12:30 GMT

 

 

 

After the happy homecoming of JT in our win over Villa midweek, we travel to Goodison Park for today’s early kick-off to take on manager-less Everton.

The Toffees come into today’s game after a predictable arse kicking from Liverpool midweek, whilst we got back to winning ways against Aston Villa and will be looking for our sixth away win of the season today.… Read More

Kovacic rested, Emerson to start – Predicted Chelsea lineup (4-3-3) v Everton

After bouncing back from two successive premier league defeats during the week, Chelsea are back in action with a trip to the North-West. Today The Blues are on Merseyside to face Everton. (Kick off 12.30pm GMT)

Predicted lineup

Formation 4-3-3

Goalkeeper

Kepa will once again expect to start. A fine late save against Aston Villa on Wednesday kept him on his toes for what could be a busier trip to Goodison Park.… Read More