Azpilicueta Has Won the Battle of Left Backs

C├ęsar Azpilicueta is the best defensive fullback in the Premier League. At age 25 he is growing into the strongest one-on-one defenders in the world, and he isn’t even playing in his natural position. He was asked to deputize long-time Chelsea left back, Ashley Cole last season, and the Spaniard hasn’t looked back since.… Read More

West Ham v CHELSEA: Preview

Venue: Upton Park
Date: Wednesday, 4 March
Kick-off: 19:45 GMT

Right, celebrations of the Capital One Cup over because tonight it’s back to the business of the Premier League.
Man City failed to claw any points back, so it’s still 5 points between us at the top of the table and our game in hand takes us away from home to face West Ham.… Read More

CHELSEA v Spurs: Capital One Cup Final Preview

Venue: Wembley Stadium
Date: Sunday, 1 March
Kick-off: 16:00 GMT

This afternoon sees us at Wembley for the Capital One Cup – or League Cup for those of us who still use old money – in what we hope is our first final of the season.
Our opponents, that lot from North London, are more than confident it seems, after the 5-3 win over us New Year’s Day although to be fair to them, Harry Kane has given them plenty of reason to be buoyant this season.… Read More