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Premier League
2012 Chelsea Champions League winners: Where are they now?
17:00 Monday 29th April 2019

Did time exist when a club other than Real Madrid or Barcelona won the Champions League? If you believe time goes back to 2012, it did. Against all odds, Chelsea pulled off a spectacular heist at the Allianz Arena against Bayern Munich.…

Fa Cup
Does Ashley Cole have enough left in the tank to help Frank Lampard?
08:00 Saturday 26th January 2019

The most common advice for new writers is 'write what you know'. Similarly, retired players embarking on managerial careers often draw on their former clubs for players and good counsel. Sir Alex Ferguson loaned academy and fringe players…

Usa
2 Manchester United stars with 2 points to make in MLS
17:00 Wednesday 3rd October 2018

When Zlatan Ibrahimovic joined Manchester United for the 2016/17 season, he expressed willingness to form a strike partnership with Wayne Rooney. I said many years ago the perfect partner for a striker is Wayne Rooney. He works not only for…

Usa
Does even Zlatan have limits?
17:00 Wednesday 16th May 2018

You win some; you lose some. So goes the oft-repeated phrase. For the last 18 years, however, no one has had reason to say it to Zlatan Ibrahimovic. From the time he joined Ajax until he left Manchester United, the supremely talented, supremely…

Managerial News
Arsene Wenger’s Arsenal career: a game of two halves
17:00 Thursday 26th April 2018

Arsene who? Those were the headlines in 1996 when Arsenal appointed a relatively unknown Frenchman as manager. Arsene Wenger had earned a reputation as an astute tactician while at Monaco. He then went off the radar coaching in Japan’s…

Transfers
Swap deals: One-time occurrence or back for good?
09:30 Tuesday 13th February 2018

The January transfer window witnessed a few surprises, records broken as well as the return of the player swap deal. With Alexis Sanchez's Arsenal contract running down, Manchester United pounced. The Chilean arrived at Old Trafford in…

Usa
7 English footballers playing in Major League Soccer
21:00 Saturday 10th February 2018

It is becoming increasingly popular for English footballers to make the move across the Atlantic ocean to ply their trade in America. We have seen players like Steven Gerrard, David Beckham and Frank Lampard all have final hurrahs in the Major…

Opinion
The Greatest Premier League XI
09:00 Friday 18th August 2017

To celebrate the Prem's 25th anniversary, we all deserve a present. Here then, enjoy a very subjective greatest Premier League XI of all time. The Premier League turned 25 on 15th August 2017. Ever since its inception in 1992, every modernised…

America
Curt Onalfo Learning It's Not Easy To Replace A Legend
16:58 Tuesday 25th April 2017

What happens when, as a football manager, you take over a championship dynasty that has just lost its iconic boss, desperately needs a roster overhaul, made no major signings in the transfer window, and is now spiraling down the table? New…

Premier League
Three possible destinations for John Terry after his summer exit from Chelsea
11:00 Saturday 22nd April 2017

John Terry will be taking his leave from Chelsea after two long decades at the club. Terry has won every accolade there is in the game and will forever be remembered as a true legend. The 36-year old made his debut for Chelsea back in 1998…

Premier League
Could Alexis Sanchez really move to Chelsea?
11:30 Friday 10th March 2017

We have all seen the pictures online over the last few days featuring a disgruntled Alexis Sanchez slumping on the Arsenal bench making what appeared to be sarcastic smiles at his sides embarrassing performances and results of late. But is…

This Is My Club
The Return of The Special One Ends With a Not So Special Season For Chelsea
15:55 Wednesday 14th May 2014

Chelsea fan Kieron Ryan shares his thoughts on the Chelsea's 2013/14 campaign,which saw the return of Jose Mourinho as manager. The return of Jose Mourinho to Chelsea did not give Chelsea fans a fairy-tale end to the season, but if it can be…

Football
The Downfall Of Andre Villas-Boas
16:30 Tuesday 20th March 2012

The young King has departed Stamford Bridge, his crown lying dented. On 4th March 2012, following a Premier League defeat to West Bromwich Albion the day before which left Chelsea in fifth place and three points behind Arsenal in the battle…

Football
Chelsea Go ‘One Step Beyond' In European Classic
17:58 Friday 16th March 2012

In the three weeks that felt like an eternity between Chelsea's 3-1 defeat in Naples and the second leg at Stamford Bridge, I always maintained a sense of optimism and even predicted a 3-1 win after 90 minutes.My confidence though was rapidly…

Football
Chelsea's Players Have Disgraced The Club
22:36 Monday 5th March 2012

Frank Lampard, Ashley Cole and Didier Drogba were all part of a Chelsea side that lost 1-0 against West Bromwich Albion on Saturday. Yet their despondency in defeat was erased less than 24 hours after the final whistle was blown as they found…