Chelsea defender: ‘It’s just about communication and working hard’ – Kurt Zouma on importance of keeping clean sheets

Kurt Zouma has been in fine form recently, after what was a difficult start to the season.

After two-years away on loan at Stoke City and Everton, questions were asked as to whether the Frenchman would be able to adapt to life back at Stamford Bridge, and regain the form he showed prior to the ruptured anterior knee ligament damage he suffered to his right knee in February 2016.… Read More

‘He brings great leadership’, ‘workrate is amazing’ – How some fans reacted to Chelsea star’s performance against Crystal Palace

It came as a surprise to many that captain Cesar Azpilicueta was rested for yesterday’s game against Crystal Palace. Especially as The Spaniards deputy, Jorginho, was absent due to suspension.

Frank Lampard decided to hand the armband over to another experienced member of the squad, Willian. The Brazilian didn’t disappoint as Captain for day, leading The Blues to a 2-0 win over their London rivals.… Read More

CHELSEA v Crystal Palace: Preview

Date: Saturday 9th November 2019

Venue: Stamford Bridge

Kick-off: 12:30 GMT

 

 

 

After one of the maddest games of football we’re ever likely to see Chelsea feature in against Ajax midweek, today’s early kick-off sees us welcome back Gary Cahill, as we take on Crystal Palace in the Premier League.… Read More

Kante back, James to start, Predicted Chelsea lineup, (4-2-3-1) against Crystal Palace

Chelsea take on Crystal Palace this afternoon in a lunchtime (12.30pm) kick off at Stamford Bridge. The Blues will be hoping to climb into the top two, by registering their eighth premier league victory of the season.

Predicted Lineup

Formation: 4-2-3-1

Defence

Barring any last-minute changes, Kepa will start in goal as usual.… Read More

CAS appeal, £150m kitty – Chelsea transfer news round-up

Now we’re a week into November, the January transfer rumours are starting to gather pace. It’s certainly been a big week for Chelsea as far as transfer news is concerned.

On Monday, news of an appeal date with regards to the club’s transfer ban being set, proved the catalyst to firing up the rumour mill.… Read More

‘I am loving it, ‘everyone knows how I feel about the club’ – Frank Lampard speaks about life as Chelsea boss

Frank Lampard has made an excellent start to his tenure in the Stamford Bridge hot-seat. It’s been four-and-a-half months since the club legend was appointed as the replacement for Maurizio Sarri.

With a transfer ban in place, and Eden Hazard departing for Real Madrid – You would be forgiven for thinking it was going to be a difficult season for the rookie manager.… Read More

‘Immense talent’, Remember the name’ – How some Chelsea fans have reacted to Reece James’ Champions League performance

Chelsea fans were out in force to praise the youngster who salvaged a point, in what was a dramatic night at Stamford Bridge.

The Blues trailed 3-1 at half-time, when the 19-year-old entered the action in place of Marcos Alonso. Little did fans know that half an hour later, James would prove the hero with The Blues coming back from 4-1 down to draw 4-4, thanks to an equaliser from the Chelsea prodigy.… Read More

‘Emotional rollercoaster’ – How some Chelsea fans reacted to night of high drama at Stamford Bridge

A crazy night at Stamford Bridge that nobody could have predicted. An early own goal followed by an early penalty set the tone to what will go down as one of The Blues most memorable nights in recent history.

Ajax looked in control during the first-half, going in at the break with a 3-1 lead.… Read More

‘He’s been a massive influence for me’ – Chelsea youngster heaps praise on Frank Lampard

Chelsea midfielder Mason Mount has spoken of the influence Blues boss Frank Lampard has had on his career so far.

The 20-year-old spent last year on loan at Derby County under the tutelage of the Chelsea legend.

Talking ahead of this evening’s champions league clash with Ajax, Mount was quick to praise The Blues all-time top goalscorer.… Read More

£150m transfer kitty – Report suggests Chelsea will swoop for a host of player’s if ban is lifted

It was announced yesterday that Chelsea’s appeal against the two-window transfer ban will be heard by  CAS (The Court of Arbitration for Sport) on 20th November.

It hasn’t taken long for the rumour mill to get into full flow following the news. The Telegraph are claiming The Blues will have a £150m transfer kitty to spend should the ban be lifted.… Read More