Injuries Force Chelsea To Take Risk With John Terry

Two years ago now TheChelseaBlog talked about the growing concerns for John Terry’s future. It’s always been the case with the Chelsea captain that irrespective of the bumps and bruises, he’ll pick himself up and get on with the game but when it’s gone past that and he’s thrown himself around the field for us with the aid of painkilling injections, then it’s probably going beyond the call of duty.Read More

Villa vs CHELSEA: Preview

Venue: Villa Park

Date: Saturday, 16 October

Kick-off: 1730 BST

At last, the drudgery that is the international break is over and it’s back to something we actually care about – the Premier League – and this evening’s game sees us take a trip to Villa Park. Not exactly a happy hunting ground for us and we go there with 6 enforced changes to our first eleven, so it’s not ideal.Read More