Ahead of tonight’s game I’ve been having a watch of some classic Carling Cup stuff. It goes without saying I’d have to dig this one out. The 2005 final v Liverpool. A bit of pre-helmet Cech, some vintage Makelele, Mourinho pissing the crowd off in true Mourinho fashion and to top it off, a Gerrard [...]
John Terry – ‘Captain, Leader, Legend’ – a description regally displayed by the home support and royally piss-taken by the opposition. Not that the Stamford Bridge faithful could care less, after all, he’s Mr Chelsea isn’t he? The fact he lives and breathes the club makes him untouchable, right?
I’ve refused to buy newspapers for probably about 15 years or more now, I won’t have them in my house and every time I read shite like I came across in yesterday’s Sun, it just strengthens my resolve. Some bollocks headline about AVB ‘backing’ Poyet’s opinions on racism drew me in – the intention of [...]
Boring weekend with the international and little club news but here’s a few stories coming out over the weekend: CaughtOffside tell us Arsenal and Liverpool are after Kalou FootballTalk suggest Jose could be on his way as well Sportsvibe reckon we’ll be knocking on the Spurs door again TheShedEnder tells us Mata’s a happy [...]
After the news Michael Essien has been ruled out for the start of the season, it will be interesting to see how new Chelsea manager Andres Villas-Boas opts to fill the void left by the Ghana midfielder. Reports in the media suggest Villas-Boas is looking at the possibility of bringing midfielder Scott Parker back to [...]
I think most of us would agree we need some new players at Chelsea. Far too often last season we looked jaded and worse still – at other times we just didn’t look up for it. After a blistering start, we lost our way and whether it was energy or enthusiasm we lacked, we [...]
Ok, so its transfer time again – or at least that time of year when we start biting our nails in anticipation, then hope, then sheer desperation to sign someone who might make all the difference to the Chelsea squad. Alright, so with our average age not coming down as fast as we’d necessarily like [...]