CHELSEA v Everton: Preview

Venue: Stamford Bridge Date: Saturday, 22 February Kick-off: 12.45 GMT This afternoon’s early kick-off sees us up against an Everton side that have already taken 3 points off us earlier this season and they’re definitely a better side under Martinez than they were with Moyes. It’s been 20 years since the Toffees last got a [...]

Chelsea Ready To Cash In On Players?

With Petr Cech now in his tenth year at Chelsea, a general assumption might have been that Thibaut Courtois would be the natural successor to the number 1 shirt in the near future. Having spent the past two and a half seasons at Atletico Madrid, the Belgian keeper has never made a professional appearance for [...]

Mourinho Considering Midfield Movement?

We might have recently signed Nemanja Matic but according to recent reports, Jose Mourinho has his eye on Sami Khedira for the summer. Mourinho signed Khedira for Real Madrid at the start of the 2010/11 campaign and before his torn cruciate ligament in November, he’d barely missed a game. Fortunately, in spite of his ever-present [...]

Landmark Day For One Chelsea Fan

Today, 18th February 2014, would have been my dads birthday if he hadn’t lost his nine month battle with cancer on 30th January 2014. My dad was a lifelong Chelsea supporter, which is why I’ve often told people that growing up in my house there was a choice: supporting Chelsea, or adoption! I’m kidding about [...]

London Football Legends Awards 2014

London’s footballing heroes will be recognised at the annual London Football Legends Awards this March. Roy Hodgson and Tony Carr are among those who will receive awards for their outstanding contribution to the sport. The winners of the four remaining awards, to be presented at a charity dinner at the Grange Tower Bridge Hotel, London [...]

Do City Really Have The Edge In Title Race?

With Pellegrini confidently stating “the biggest club is City now” and the Manchester club still fighting on all four fronts, Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho believes as far as the Premier League title goes at least, Man City have the advantage.

Hazard Focused On Chelsea Future

The return of Jose Mourinho at Chelsea has done many things already: it’s turned us from top four contenders to genuine title contenders; returned us to a side very frustrating to play against; turned Stamford Bridge back into a fortress, and of course, it’s given Arsene Wenger the right hump which is always a bonus. [...]

Old Wounds Still Sore For Wenger

It may only be February but Pantomime season seems to have arrived early in the Premier League and there’s no prizes for guessing who’s been cast as the villain. There is a seriously unhealthy obsession with Jose Mourinho in the Premier League. He’s like an itch the football world just has to scratch. A wound [...]

Man City v CHELSEA: FA Cup Preview

Venue: Etihad Stadium Date: Saturday, 14 February Kick-off: 17:15 GMT Jose Mourinho topped up his tally of wins against Pellegrini when we met at the Etihad earlier this month. He also undoubtedly notched up the number of pins the City boss stuck into the replica doll he keeps for such meetings with a bit of [...]

Will Chelsea with the Premier League?

With only twelve games to go in the Barclays Premier League, its clear things are really getting interesting with no less than four teams with a realistic chance of the title. Those four teams are obviously, Chelsea (13/8), Arsenal (9/1), Manchester City (11/10) and Liverpool (8/1) as of a week ago.