Cahill Goal v Spurs

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Spurs v CHELSEA: Preview

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Venue: White Hart Lane

Date: Saturday, 20 October

Kick-off: 12.45 GMT

 

 

After the wash-out that was the international break, it’s that horrible North London lot for us in today’s early kick-off.  Predictably, the press have focused on the fact that it’s AVB’s first game against us since he was sent packing by Abramovich although for us, the real bonus in facing Spurs as the Champions of Europe is that our success ultimately led to their failure last season.… Read More

Spurs v CHELSEA: Prediction & Stats

 

 

 

 

 

Early one today for us but as ever the brilliant KickOff.co.uk are still way ahead of us with all the stats you could need to see over your cornflakes. You know what to do, just don’t spill your milk when you click.… Read More

The Price To Be Paid For Being Ashley Cole?

So, no ban imposed but Ashley Cole has been fined £90,000 for tweeting his opinion on the FA bods calling him a liar.… Read More

JT: An End To The Pantomime?

Pretty much as we expected, John Terry announced yesterday he’s decided not to appeal the FA ban he was given. Not, as some have tried to claim, because he is suddenly admitting to making ‘racial insults’, but because he is taking the punishment imposed for “the use of abusive and/or insulting words and/or behaviour” which “included a reference to the ethnic origin and/or colour and/or race”.Read More

Want Your Chance To ‘Kick It Out’?

Kick It Out, football’s equality and inclusion campaign, yesterday launched a major consultation with fans on how to further tackle discrimination. The ‘Tackling Discrimination’ consultation will mark the start of Kick It Out’s annual One Game, One Community weeks of action (18 – 29 October), supported by players, managers, coaches and administrators at amateur and elite level, as the charity enters its twentieth year.… Read More

Chelsea Transfer Rumours: Toure & Walcott in, Malouda & Sturridge Out?

So, we’ve come through another international break, albeit a day later than expected, so let’s get back to some proper football business – the rumours! Here’s a selection of the latest:

 

 

GiveMeFootball make the inevitable Toure link

CaughtOffside reckon there’s a swap deal with Arsenal on the cards

The Transfer Tavern wonder what Malouda’s going to do

Sport Witness bring us PSG’s denial of any Cole deal

Whilst Sambafoot say Corinthians dismiss the Paulinho rumours

And then Football365 go and spoil our temporary respite from the JT saga… Read More

Di Matteo Considering Brazilian?

So, with Florent Malouda alleged to be considering a January move having spent some time with our under 21s, Chelsea are rumoured to be interested in Corinthians midfielder Paulinho. … Read More

Torres: An Honest Reflection

Let’s face it, we all knew things weren’t right for Fernando Torres under AVB didn’t we? I mean, it didn’t take a genius to work that out at the time, one look at his body language was enough and that was without the sort of below par performances we got from him at the time.… Read More

Tough Love At Chelsea?

Damned if we do and damned if we don’t.

What’s she prattling on about today you might ask? Have the FA rewritten their rule book again? Has corporal punishment been introduced at Cobham for anyone known to have used the F-word in their past? Ok, it’s neither of those, in fact, nothing’s happened – and apparently that’s the problem. … Read More