Asante backs England Women to make their mark at the World Cup

Chelsea FC Women’s star Anita Asante has backed England to have a major impact at the World Cup in France.

Four of Asante’s teammates – Karen Carney, Carly Telford, Fran Kirby and Millie Bright – are in France with the Lionesses this summer.

Phil Neville’s side have beaten Scotland and Argentina in their opening two matches to secure their place in the knockout stage of the tournament.… Read More

Suarez: The Ugly Side of the Beautiful Game

It’s 2014 and football has finally lost it’s way.

Ok, not necessarily the game itself because we’ve seen some lovely stuff during the 2014 World Cup, but everything else that surrounds it. From the supporters, managers and players, through to the pundits, journalists and governing bodies, the plot has become well and truly lost.… Read More

World Cup defeat to affect Chelsea the most?

Sunderland was the unlucky town that Sky Sports News chose to use as the face of defeat when England lost out on the opportunity to hold the 2018 World Cup, but perhaps a better place to have filmed would have been in West London at Stamford Bridge. Read More

England Problems Not Down To Individuals

I was watching a programme about Italia 90 yesterday and like an old fart, the first thing I thought was ‘twenty years!! Where does the time go?’ The second thought that struck me was ‘what happened to England?’ Read More

Should John Terry Really Leave The Country?

Ouch, after the way his World Cup went, you’d think John Terry would want to take a bit of time off and forget it in the way JT usually does.Read More

Ballack Absence A Sign Of Chelsea Future?

Ballack’s World Cup absence is a peak at Chelsea’s future. Read More

TCB and Portugal: Portugal vs Spain Preview

Ok, England are out so for the rest of their campaign TheChelseaBlog continues to follow our Portugeezers out there. Today Portugal face Spain in what promises to be a decent game, so have a read of the preview here. Read More

Situations Vacant: English Manager With A Clue & 11 Team Players

Well, that was a disaster yesterday wasn’t it?Read More

All Aboard The England Bandwagon?

Victor Meldrew is alive and well and living in a town near you!

The moaners and groaners, the doubters, the defeatists, you’ll hear them around you everywhere today…..yes, England have a game.Read More

TCB and Portugal: Portugal vs Brazil Preview

Here we go again then, TheChelseaBlog has a look at Portugal ahead of their game against Brazil today. If you’re interested in TheChelseaBlog’s opinion for the Telegraph, click here. Read More