Is Lampard Right About Deco?

It’s fair to say a few of us have had the odd moan about Deco this season and certainly from what I’ve seen, after a blistering first month to his Chelsea career, he hasn’t looked anywhere near as good since. I mean, he pulled out of the side before the United game and he just hasn’t looked up for it since.Read More

More Interest In Alex?

As if recent rumours of Alex’s transfer request and Inter’s interest didn’t raise enough question marks about his future, then Michael Mancienne’s return from loan and the latest rumours are definitely making it look as if it’s only a matter of time before the Brazilian leaves Stamford Bridge.

Because, as often seems to be the case, once one club has their eye on a player, just like buses it’s never long before another couple come along.Read More

Mancienne Return A Good Move?

So, Michael Mancienne is back at Chelsea and straight in the squad for today’s game against Southend.

Not that much of a surprise with both JT and Carvalho’s fitness this season, not to mention continued rumours of a potential move for Alex this month, but no doubt a little disappointing for Wolves, who’d hoped to hold onto the 20 year old defender for as long as possible.Read More

CHELSEA vs Southend United: Preview

FA Cup Third Round

Venue: Stamford Bridge

Date: Saturday, 3 January

Kick-off: 15.00 GMT 

 

So, Luiz Felipe Scolari’s first taste of the FA Cup comes at home against Southend today, but even with them being over 50 places below us, we shouldn’t be taking anything for granted.  We might have a strong record in the FA Cup, but it only took Barnsley to put us out last year and we’ve already gone out of the Carling Cup to Burnley this season.Read More