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Premier League
Why sacking Maurizio Sarri won't help Chelsea
15:00 Monday 18th February 2019

Chelsea are in a colossal mess. A 2-1 win in the UEFA Europa League away from home against Malmo may have prolonged their silverware hopes, but the 6-nil defeat to Manchester City will continue to haunt the Blues. It was their worst defeat…

Spain
How can Spain boss Luis Enrique find no place for Chelsea's Marcos Alonso?
08:00 Tuesday 20th November 2018

People who play Fantasy Premier League will tell you Marcos Alonso is the most expensive defender in the League. He also earns the most points (86) for a player in his position. Fantasy Premier League isn’t Football Manager. In FPL, players…

Premier League
Benjamin Mendy vs Marcos Alonso: Who comes out on top?
17:00 Saturday 15th September 2018

The 2018/19 Premier League season feels like the year of the left-back. Luke Shaw's returned to fitness, Liverpool's Andrew Robertson has continued with his excellent form. Even Watford's Jose Holebas has started like a house on…

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
Is there a hole in Maurizio Sarri's Chelsea squad?
12:00 Sunday 26th August 2018

Chelsea breezed through Premier League Matchday 1 with a 3-0 victory against Huddersfield Town but the Blues hard-earned victory against Arsenal on Saturday at Stamford Bridge left many questioning whether Maurizio Sarri's Blues…

World Cup
Top 10 Premier League players snubbed for the World Cup
09:00 Friday 1st June 2018

The World Cup is very much around the corner. Some nations are still deliberating over which players merit selection. Others, such as England, France and Spain, have already locked in their 23-man squads.    Every footballer dreams…

Premier League
Who stood out as Tottenham demolished Chelsea?
08:30 Monday 2nd April 2018

Two London clubs fighting for the right to play in the Champions League next season gave us a spectacular match at Stamford Bridge. Before the game, the juggernauts sat fourth and fifth in the league, five points apart. It was a true six-pointer.…

International
International Friendlies: Germany v Spain: A Combined XI
13:25 Friday 23rd March 2018

Germany and Spain are set to meet tonight at the Dusseldorf’s ESPRIT Stadium. The two most likely favourites to win the World Cup later in the year face each other to begin preparations for the same. Joachim Low’s side has a better…

Premier League
Can Emerson pose a real challenge to Marcos Alonso at Chelsea?
11:00 Wednesday 31st January 2018

Chelsea signed one of the two players it was looking at in Rome. Just not the one it really needed. Edin Dzeko is staying in Rome whether or not Michy Batshuyaui decides to call it quits with Antonio Conte. Instead, Chelsea completed a move…

Transfers
Who should Chelsea target in January?
09:30 Monday 8th January 2018

Clubs of Chelsea's caliber always see players linked. Sometimes the interest is genuine but more often agents are just trying to put players in the shop window or secure them better terms. After a surprisingly successful title challenge,…

Opinion
Tottenham 1-2 Chelsea: 5 talking points
09:00 Monday 21st August 2017

The Wembley hoodoo for temporary Premier League tenants persists. An entertaining, frenetic clash ended Tottenham 1-2 Chelsea. Victor Wanyama's woeful performance to Marcos Alonso's response regarding Antonio Conte's doubts, here are five talking…

Premier League
Five at the back : A modern day formation
16:00 Sunday 13th August 2017

With the new football season underway, teams have their plans all set up. Managers have their players or most of the players they want. Training has been going well and now it is all down to results. One thing club managers have in mind when…

England National Team
Is Conte a slave to the brand?
09:05 Monday 24th July 2017

This summer, Antonio Conte has been linked with a combination of the best performing & most hyped players from 2016-17. Yet, he needn't buy them all. Instead, he could show some faith in his underutilized squad members. The Italian's tendency…

Opinion
Are Chelsea selling Marcus Alonso this summer?
16:30 Thursday 22nd June 2017

With Chelsea close to signing Juventus left-back Alex Sandro this summer, their current incumbent Marcos Alonso could be fearful of his place ahead of the new season. The Spaniard greatly impressed in his debut campaign at Stamford Bridge after…

Opinion
The deserving Premier League Team of the Season
18:00 Thursday 18th May 2017

Yet another campaign is close to reaching its conclusion. So, here are the best eleven performers to form my Premier League Team of the Season. This season witnessed Chelsea deservedly crowned champions. Contrastingly, Sunderland, Middlesbrough…