CHELSEA v Stoke: FA Cup Preview

Venue: Stamford Bridge Date: Sunday, 26 January Kick-off: 15:30 GMT It’s the fourth round of the FA Cup and a visit from Stoke this afternoon, because apparently there is a bit more going on in football this week than Juan Mata’s move to you know who. The Potters beat us last time we played them [...]

Derby 0-2 CHELSEA: Rams Tired Rather Than Battered

A decent enough FA Cup game with Derby proving difficult to break down. It’s becoming a bit of a familiar habit again for Mourinho’s intervention to make the difference and so, with the Rams tiring and a couple of Chelsea subs, we managed to wear the opposition down. Here’s how it went: As ever, the [...]

Derby v CHELSEA: FA Cup Preview

Venue: Pride Park Date: Sunday, 5 January Kick-off: 14:15 GMT After what turned into a really good win against Southampton in the league, it’s a trip away in the FA Cup this afternoon against an in-form Derby County. The Rams are currently fourth in the Championship and aside from their recent defeat to Wigan, seem [...]

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 [...]

Swindon v CHELSEA: Preview

Venue: County Ground Date: Tuesday, September 24, 2013 Kick-off: 7:45 GMT   So, after our win against Fulham in the league at the weekend, it’s onto Swindon and the 3rd round of the Capital One Cup tonight.  We can expect wholesale changes to the side Mourinho put out in the league, with Mourinho narrowly avoiding [...]

CHELSEA 1-0 United: Sublime Strike & Save Take Us To Wembley

So, the interim’s plan to put all his eggs in the FA Cup basket paid off this weekend. I’m still aggrieved his priorities don’t seem to be in line with those that really matter to us but a win over United will always be welcome. So, here’s how it happened:

CHELSEA v Man United: FA Cup (Replay) Preview

Venue: Stamford Bridge Date: Monday, 1 April Kick-off: 12:30 BST Whilst seven changes against Southampton saw us slip up again in the league Saturday, United managed to rest players and still edge a bit closer to the title.  The interim clearly doesn’t take the Premier League as seriously as we do and decided to put [...]

Man United v CHELSEA: FA Cup Preview

Venue: Old Trafford Date: Sunday, 10 March Kick-off: 16.30 GMT   United. A game I’d usually feel nervous about, a game I’d be well up for – until now. Now I’m just dreading it. Yep, more doom and gloom but let’s be honest the idea of being up against the likes of Rooney and Van [...]

CHELSEA 4-0 Brentford: Old Boys Fighting Back?

In spite of FSW, it seems we can still win consecutive games – in different competitions no less – and neither JT nor Lampard are past it. So, here’s a summing up of our 4-0 win:   The full match report comes from the official CFC There’s opposition opinion from West London Sport Bleacher Report [...]

CHELSEA v Brentford: FA Cup Preview

Venue: Stamford Bridge Date: Sunday, 17 February Kick-off: 12:00 GMT   In typical Chelsea style this season we’re lagging behind everyone else, so while they’re all playing for a place in the quarter finals of the FA Cup, we’re still trying to get into the fifth round for an already drawn away tie at Middlesbrough.  [...]