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Premier League
Where should Callum Hudson-Odoi go next season?
15:00 Friday 29th March 2019

Destiny awaits Callum Hudson-Odoi. Now it’s his decision whether he takes the path to success or failure. Maurizio Sarri’s turned an eye over his talents, deeming him too inexperienced to make his team. Regardless of the 18-year-old…

France
Confident Memphis Depay ready to move up from Ligue 1
15:00 Wednesday 27th March 2019

Memphis Depay was close to becoming an afterthought back in 2016. After succumbing to the cursed Manchester United #7 mantle, the presumed future superstar almost saw the end of the road. However,  the embarrassing exit from Manchester lit…

Premier League
Can Chelsea make sense of the Kepa substitution row?
08:00 Thursday 28th February 2019

Kepa Arrizabalaga stunned the football world when he refused to be substituted in extra time's final minutes during the League Cup final between Chelsea and Manchester City. For a club under the spotlight for all the wrong reasons recently,…

Spain
5 summer destinations if Isco leaves Real Madrid
12:00 Tuesday 19th February 2019

Isco’s become encaged in his own paradox after not taking kindly to Santiago Solari’s appointment as Real Madrid manager. A favourite of former manager Julen Lopetegui, he’s barely featured under the Argentine, starting only…

Premier League
Is David Luiz misunderstood?
15:00 Monday 11th February 2019

Brazil produces fine flair players. Chelsea’s ‘defender’, David Luiz, exudes the typical qualities of a flamboyant South American attacking footballer, not a Premier League based defender. It’s clear, he’s misunderstood.…

Features
Will Gonzalo Higuain's signing be a catalyst for Chelsea's top-4 aspirations?
12:00 Monday 11th February 2019

Settling down in the English Premier League is a huge challenge for every debuting manager, former Napoli boss Maurizio Sarri is the latest to learn how tough it is. After helping Chelsea to go unbeaten in his first 10 games in charge following…

Premier League
Has Alexis Sanchez incurred the Fernando Torres curse?
15:00 Friday 8th February 2019

Luck and time are running out quickly for Alexis Sanchez. It’s been more than a year since his dramatic arrival at Old Trafford. Manchester United fans still await his best. Injuries and inconsistency plague his tenure. A few months…

Football
Has Maurizio Sarri committed a mistake in buying Jorginho?
15:00 Tuesday 5th February 2019

Maurizio Sarri breathed a sigh of relief following Chelsea's 5-0 drubbing of Huddersfield Town on Saturday. The Blues announced their comeback in a striking fashion, post two consecutive defeats in the Premier League. Frenchman N'Golo…

Premier League
Maurizio Sarri and Chelsea squad forging a mutually beneficial arrangement
12:00 Sunday 4th November 2018

Maurizio Sarri is a changed man at Chelsea. He’s not only given up a ridiculous chain-smoking addiction but also developed a special admiration for the club. Sarri’s incredible start shows he’s aiming for a lengthy stay in…

Premier League
Antonio Rüdiger marshalling Chelsea to Premier League success
09:00 Thursday 11th October 2018

Starting over at a new place is always hard. It's a life most footballers have grown accustomed to. At age 25, Antonio Rüdiger has already lived in five major cities: Berlin and Dortmund during his youth career, Stuttgart where he…

Premier League
Who deserves the credit for Ross Barkley's return to form?
09:00 Wednesday 10th October 2018

I think it's fair to say that when Chelsea completed a £15million deal for Ross Barkley in January, eyebrows were raised. The attacking midfielder had struggled with injury and playing time during his final season with Everton. How…

Premier League
The Premier League's midfield landscape is changing
12:00 Monday 23rd July 2018

The Premier League is the richest in the world, with the values of television as well as sponsorship deals going through the roof. With this much money, teams invest big in transfers. Last season, we saw an influx of strikers into the Top 6…

Transfers
Eden Hazard to Barcelona is perfect for both parties
08:30 Sunday 15th July 2018

Following Belgium's exit from the World Cup, transfer rumours surfaced again involving Eden Hazard. This time, Real Madrid wasn't the interested party. It was their arch-rivals, FC Barcelona. It's the perfect deal for both…

Premier League
Sacking Antonio Conte marks a tonal shift for Chelsea
19:00 Thursday 12th July 2018

So, the inevitable has happened, Chelsea have sacked Antonio Conte; adding him to the long list of managers Roman Abramovich has fallen out of love with. Conte may have delivered the title in his first season, but last year proved to be a disaster,…

Premier League
Chelsea's Squad Review - Who Stays and Who Goes in Midfield
15:00 Sunday 8th July 2018

Antonio Conte’s first year at Chelsea was championed by him securing N’Golo Kante from then title holders, Leicester City. Along with Nemanja Matic, Kante formed the focal point of a controlling midfield that expanded and contracted…