Do Chelsea Really Need Storari?

It seems that having let Carlo Cudicini go to Spurs on a free, Chelsea are on the verge of bringing in a loan keeper.

According to AC Milan keeper Marco Storari’s agent, this should be a done deal by the end of today and will see us bring in some competition for Hilario as our second choice at least til the end of the season.Read More

Defensive Injuries Costing Chelsea Again?

John Terry returns for tonight’s game at home to Boro and unsurprisingly, Carvalho misses out. What is it with them two this season, have they got some kind of phobia around playing together or what?

Where once we might have had an invincible partnership in our central defence, we now seem to have shifts on a rotational basis – with Carvalho and Terry bearing more of a resemblance to ships that pass in the night than a water-tight unit.Read More

Mikel Punishment Decided?

John Obi Mikel has been a dick, no arguments there. And the sort of publicity he’s attracted with his drink-driving charge, Chelsea could definitely live without.

I mean, it was inevitable the press would have a field day really – Premier League player, match day, 5.30 in the morning, what the bloody hell did he think he was doing?Read More

CHELSEA vs Middlesbrough: Preview

Venue: Stamford Bridge

Date: Wednesday, 28 January

Kick-off: 19.45 GMT

There’s always an added edge for me when we play Boro, largely because I don’t like them. Old grudges die hard and I’ve never forgiven them for the 1987-8 season play-offs. Needless to say then, I enjoyed thumping them 5-0 at The Riverside earlier this season.Read More