Deco: I Don’t Need To Defend Myself

I remember having my doubts about Deco when we signed him. I didn’t like him from his time at Porto, regarded him a cocky, cheating little shithead and at 30 years of age, wasn’t convinced he’d cope with the Premier League.

His scorching start for us, definitely had me sitting up to take notice and despite his poorer performances since that time, he’s done nothing to suggest he’d brought the old Deco attitude to Chelsea with him.Read More

Are Abramovich’s Changes For The Better?

I’ve had a bit of a go at Roman Abramovich lately and I know I’m not the only one to question why he seems to be such a tight arse all of a sudden.

I mean, when he bought the club in the summer of 2003, we expected – and got a spending spree the size of which the Premier League had never seen.Read More

Best Goals Of 2008

It would seem those over at Soccerlens have been working their socks off  in pursuit of the elusive perfect goal of 2008. Trawling through goals from world football, England, Scotland, Europe and the Americas to find the very best ball-in-the-net moments.

They’ve done all the hard work, so all you have to do is put your feet up, grab a beer and click here.Read More

Lampard eyes victory over United to kick start season

 Frank Lampard is talking the talk ahead of this weekend’s clash with Manchester United. The Chelsea midfielder has challenged his team to record victory over their title rivals to ‘start this part of the season very strong’.

 As we move into 2009, Chelsea are still very much in the running for the title.

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