Food for thought this season

While the experience of witnessing Didier Drogba fittingly end his time as a blue by finally ending our quest for the illusive Champions League title was a moment that I’m sure only occassions such as weddings and births of children could come close to (unlikely), there was an undoubtable feeling that this was the beginning of something fresh at Chelsea.… Read More

A First Glimpse Of The Future….Or Is It?

So, I finally got around to going to one of our youth games – albeit the first leg of the FA Cup because I’m just a big bloody glory hunter really – and all things considered, I came away pretty impressed. … Read More

Chelsea Get Their Own ‘Dasilva’ Brothers

You know it’s a slow transfer window when the reports are about us signing 12 and 13 year olds! … Read More

Chelsea to look to McEachran in the absence of the injured Michael Essien?

Chelsea received a setback recently with the news that Michael Essien is likely to face up to six months on the sidelines with another knee injury, with rehabilitation from an operation in full swing. With the latest ailment the third of it’s kind during the Ghanian’s tenure at Stamford Bridge, it may well be wise for Andre Villas Boas to formulate a long-term midfield plan without the 28-year-old in his thoughts.… Read More

Shouldn’t Chelsea Be Holding On To Talent?

So, Josh McEachran commits himself to Chelsea with a five year deal – and gets rewarded by being sent out on loan to Fulham. … Read More

New Deals For Chelsea Full-back & Midfielder

Chelsea might not be exactly pulling off any snatch and grabs in the transfer market right now but that’s not to say business has ceased altogether because there’s been new deals signed by a couple of youngsters we definitely needed to keep hold of. … Read More

No Room For Sturridge In AVB’s Chelsea Side?

It’s hardly the best-kept secret in football that Chelsea are bloody useless when it comes to keeping hold of younger players. When we do buy them, we inevitably send them on loan and whilst that’s not always a bad idea if it means them getting regular football and valuable experience, with us, it generally means we’re just keeping them fit to sell on.… Read More