The Chelsea Attack Option

With the recent signing of Robin Van Persie to Manchester United, I’ve been starting to see and hear a lot of talk about striker pairings in the EPL.

While right now I think Aguero-Tevez is the only true very good and realistic pairing, people have been analyzing the prospect of Rooney-RVP and maybe Giroud-Podolski.… Read More

Chelsea: Season Of Silverware?

All the talk this summer has been about the battle between the two Manchester clubs for the Premier League title with some people already suggesting that it is a straight battle between City and United for top spot. What about the Champions League and FA Cup holders though? Chelsea have to be big contenders for the title.… Read More

Chelsea: Where Do We Go From Here?

I decided to hold off writing another post until after last night’s match and then look forward to what we do post USA Tour. I’ve begun to make mini match reports so I can remember observations moving forward. In this post I will talk about both what I observed and what should probably be looked into before we begin our campaign for the League and to maintain our Champion’s League Cup.… Read More

Why I Tip RDM For A Historic Reign At Chelsea

Many people, Chelsea supporters and non-Chelsea supporters were left wondering what was taking the club so long to give Roberto Di Matteo a new contract after the sensational turn around last season leading the club to two trophies (Champion’s League being by far the most significant). The club were aware that this was an important time in Chelsea history and in the future of the club.… Read More

Chelsea: Kicking Off The Pre-Season With Optimism

Going into the 2012/13 season, our first ever season as Champions of Europe, The Chelsea Blog will be hearing a bit more from its own readers – God knows you could probably all do with a break from my opinion from time to time!

We’ll also be introducing more regular contributions from their own unique angles and the first one of those is from the ‘new Chelsea’ perspective. … Read More

Chelsea: Bring on the new season

Roberto Di Matteo was confirmed as the new Chelsea boss last month and who can say that he is not the right man for the job? After delivering both FA Cup and Champions League success, there really was no other contender. … Read More

Chelsea to challenge for title?

Midway through last season, very few Chelsea fans would have expected their club’s season to end the way it did. Struggling in the Premier League, and on the verge of crashing out of the Champions’ League, Roman Abramovich decided to bring an end to Andre Villas-Boas’ short time in charge. … Read More

Should Chelsea Keep Danny Sturridge?

Under AVB Daniel Sturridge played an integral role for Chelsea scoring an impressive 9 goals before Christmas. a player that at times along with Ramires and Mata were helping paper over the cracks that were beginning to appear under AVB.

Chelsea fans rated him and at the time he was the top scorer for the club as neither Torres nor Drogba were firing.… Read More

Cole deserves more England credit

It is safe to say that England have not had much luck when it comes to injuries in their preparation for Euro 2012 with John Ruddy, Gary Cahill, Frank Lampard, Gareth Barry and Kyle Walker just some of the names missing the tournament. … Read More

Are Chelsea Flouting the FFP?

Chelsea have recently announced the signing of Eden Hazard from Lillie as well as reportedly being close to signing Hulk for nearly £35 million, add this to Hazard’s cost and the cost of Marko Marin Chelsea would have spent almost £80 million with further signings imminent. Chelsea have been linked with a host of other top stars including Gregory van der Wiel who will not come cheap which begs the question: are they flouting the FFP rules?… Read More