A blue light at the end of the tunnel

And so, the fortnight from hell is almost at an end, although it still has potential to take an even uglier swing for the worse.

Andre Villas Boas, a man whose serene calm radiated the room when he held the attention of the media as he was announced as Carlo Ancelotti’s successor, a man who was at ease with himself and the task ahead, has had more than a few feathers ruffled in the past fourteen days.… Read More

Blackburn v CHELSEA: Predictions


For all you stats fans have a look at the preview over on KickOff.  As ever, they’ll give you predictions, odds and percentages for the first scorer, result and correct score, with a load more stats thrown in.… Read More

Blackburn v CHELSEA: Preview








Venue: Ewood Park

Date: Saturday, 5 November

Kick-off: 1500 GMT


We’ve had a couple of woeful games lately and it’s time we got back to winning ways unless we’re all going to lose the will to live on a weekly basis.

Today’s opponents are having it harder than us though, in the bottom three with only one win in the league so far this season, so if we can’t get a win at Ewood Park today, we want shooting to be honest.… Read More