CHELSEA vs Aston Villa: Preview










Venue: Stamford Bridge

Date: Saturday, 31 December

Kick-off: 1500 GMT


Around this time last year we met Aston Villa in a frustrating 3-3 draw that we really should have won but for a lapse in time added on.  Strangely enough, we weren’t on great form then either – lacklustre, lethargic, a bit dull and toothless in the first half of games, so it’s all a bit déjà vu lately. … Read More

AVB: Team News Ahead of Villa (video)

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JT Around For A Long Time Yet?

John Terry – the mere mention of his name can leave Chelsea drooling and rival supporters frothing at the mouth. He’s been around for years now, since he was 14 in fact, so maybe it’s a case of familarity making him feel like a pair of well-worn and much loved slippers at Stamford Bridge whilst breeding contempt with the opposition.… Read More

AVB – Are The Seeds Being Sown?

I don’t understand some Chelsea supporters, particularly when it comes to our managers. We all get frustrated at the press for being on their backs all the time, yet the minute we have a couple of poor results, some supporters don’t just join the ‘sack the manager’ brigade, they’re actually up there leading it.… Read More

JT On Why A Move Doesn’t Tempt Him

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Chelsea News Headlines (video)

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Mata On Fulham (video)

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Torres’ Time Coming?

Is Torres-bashing some kind of national sport now or what? I may be in a minority of one now but I’m sick to death of the slating he gets every time he steps on the pitch. … Read More

Cech Less Than Impressed

So, we weren’t the only ones pissed off with yet another draw yesterday because it seems our players weren’t especially impressed either. … Read More

AVB: Spending Big Makes No Sense

I think Andre Villas-Boas might be practising the art of understatement. After our bore draw against Fulham yesterday, the Chelsea manager seems to have sussed we’re a bit screwed as far as the Premier League goes and reckons the Manc clubs are ‘strong favourites’ now. … Read More