Arsenal v CHELSEA: League Cup Preview

Venue: Emirates Stadium Date: Tuesday, 29 October Kick-off: 19.45 GMT   Well they say there’s no rest for the wicked, so we must be on that list because less than 48 hours after our late win against City, it’s away at Arsenal tonight in the Capital One cup. It goes without saying Jose Mourinho isn’t [...]

CHELSEA v Manchester City: Preview

                Venue: Stamford Bridge Date: Sunday, 27 October Kick-off: 16.00 GMT   It’s a home game against City in today’s late kick-off and hopefully a better return than last season’s drab 0-0. Of course much has changed since then. City have added to an already quality side but [...]

CHELSEA v City: Talking To The Opposition

Ahead of tomorrow’s game against City, The Chelsea Blog and Chelseadaft answered a few questions for the opposition over at Bluemoon. Here’s how it went:

CHELSEA v Cardiff: Preview

                Date: Saturday 19 October Venue: Stamford Bridge Kick-off: 15.00 GMT   Well, the internationals are sorted again for now and England are off to Brazil. As for Chelsea, we’re staying at home today, with Cardiff coming to town. For a change, much of the gossip going into [...]

Chelsea On Collision Course With FA Now?

I have a feeling Chelsea might be in for a rocky ride with the FA.  Not that we haven’t had our issues with them before of course, but with Dick van Greg Dyke appearing less than subtle in his dislike for Chelsea FC, let’s just call it intuition.

England: Why Wilshere Isn’t Wrong

Jack Wilshere saying he thinks English players should play for England is a bit like saying professional football players shouldn’t smoke – you know it’s the ideal but there’s bound to be some who don’t agree with it, eh Jack? I mean, in theory you’d think it was pretty black and white but in practice, [...]

Mourinho: Why All The Questions?

From Twitter to MOTD Jose Mourinho is questioned week in, week out. From team selection to transfers, it’s analysed, criticized and second guessed. In fact, whatever Jose’s done is usually the exact opposite of what every pundit, be it armchair amateur or studio, would advocate – and yet, Jose Mourinho is the only one of [...]

Norwich v CHELSEA: Preview

                Venue: Carrow Road Date: Sunday, 6 October Kick-off: 13.30 GMT   Right, no time for hanging about, it’s Norwich away today for us in the early kick-off. Results haven’t gone quite as much in our favour this weekend as they did last week, so we have to [...]

Steaua 0-4 Chelsea: More Cruise Than Crisis

Last time out in Europe we had a bad night, so this was one of them clichéd ‘must win’ games.  As it turns out, we didn’t just win it, we did so emphatically with a few more positives for Jose Mourinho to tuck under his belt as the work he’s put in (and the stick [...]