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Has Sarri already made a big mistake at Chelsea?
08:00 Saturday 19th January 2019

Here’s a short story you should know well. In 2016, a certain Italian gaffer journeyed to England to manage Chelsea. He blew everyone away with his pragmatic tactics and boisterous goal-celebration. Then he topped it all off by winning…

Italy
No one can stop Juventus in Italy
16:07 Saturday 22nd December 2018

The Old Lady keeps getting younger every day, it would seem. Juventus are on course for their eighth consecutive league title but the worrying sign is that the teams that are meant to compete with them are simply not up to the challenge.…

Premier League
David Luiz is back to his Playstation version
09:00 Thursday 29th November 2018

Back in the day, during David Luiz's first stint at Chelsea, Manchester United legend Gary Neville labelled the Brazilian a "PlayStation defender who played as though he was being controlled by a 10-year-old". The curly…

Premier League
Premier League managers' tactical ingenuity is the best in the world
15:00 Wednesday 28th November 2018

There are several glamorous things attached to the Premier League, making it arguably the finest in the world. The views it generates has made many owners millions of pounds in recent times. That profit allows clubs to invest in the best…

Premier League
Is Victor Moses finished at Chelsea?
12:00 Thursday 15th November 2018

Victor Moses wasn’t even in the matchday squad as Chelsea played out a goalless draw with Everton over the weekend. It's the eighth time he’s been left out in the Premier League by Maurizio Sarri. The 27-year-old has grown accustomed…

Opinion
Ross Barkley proving vital for Chelsea and England
08:00 Thursday 25th October 2018

From a career at Everton that looked to have stalled, Ross Barkley moved to Chelsea amidst scepticism about what he will bring to the table at Stamford Bridge. For a club with high ambitions and parading some of the best players in the world,…

Features
Where next for Antonio Conte?
09:00 Monday 8th October 2018

Chelsea endured its fair share of troubles in the past three seasons. The 2015/16 campaign was the worst. Players and fans revolted. The club's most successful manager was sent packing midseason. Interim boss Guus Hiddink could only salvage…

Premier League
5 potential Jose Mourinho replacements at Manchester United
08:00 Saturday 29th September 2018

Manchester United Football Club finds themselves in a predicament. Third-season syndrome is well and truly kicking in for Jose Mourinho. Do the Old Trafford hierarchy stick or twist? The self-proclaimed Special One has seemingly fallen out…

Premier League
Chelsea Football Club creeping under the radar once again?
17:00 Tuesday 11th September 2018

Chelsea, Chelsea, Chelsea! The Stamford Bridge terrace sung, as Antonio Conte guided the Blues to the 2016/17 Premier League title in his debut season. The tactful Italian played it out perfectly with his 3-5-2 formation. David Luiz had a stellar…

Premier League
Has Andreas Christensen become a victim of Sarri ball?
12:00 Thursday 6th September 2018

On 20th August 2017, Andreas Christensen completed 90 minutes in a Premier League game for the first time. That match was heralded as a victory for the Chelsea youth system. Sadly for the Dane, his breakthrough coincided with a major modal…

Premier League
Is Marcos Alonso a man on a mission at Chelsea?
12:00 Saturday 1st September 2018

Much was made of the impending changes at Chelsea this summer as Antonio Conte's reign came to an expected, yet premature end. The focus was mainly on the future of starman Eden Hazard as well as Brazilian winger Willian who drew interest…

Premier League
Why this is a defining year for Ross Barkley
12:00 Tuesday 14th August 2018

Ross Barkley's £15 million move from Everton to Chelsea, last January, was hailed as remarkable value for a midfielder with boundless potential. So remarkable, Liverpool mayor Joe Anderson thought it bordered on the criminal…

Managerial News
Why do we ask whether a manager knows what it takes to win at this level?
17:00 Wednesday 8th August 2018

If you know your KFC, which is Kentucky Fried Chicken not Kensington Football Club, Colonel Sanders boasted a secret recipe comprising “a belnd of 11 herbs and spices.” Similarly, it’s a football manager’s job to…

Premier League
Premier League Preview: The problem with supporting Chelsea is always having to say you're Sarri
09:00 Wednesday 8th August 2018

Chelsea finished their title defence a meagre fifth after throwing away several last-ditch chances to claw their way back to the Champion's League spots. With entry into the Europa League and head coach Antonio Conte sacked, 2017/18 was…

Premier League
Chelsea need not worry about their missed signings
09:00 Monday 6th August 2018

An interesting summer for Chelsea Football Club was always on the cards with the departure of Antonio Conte and the arrival of compatriot Maurizio Sarri, who plays an entirely different game of football. A squad overhaul was expected and despite…

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