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Opinion
Why has pre-season become more annoying than enthralling?
17:00 Sunday 23rd June 2019

I hate pre-season. Many people will away the long summer weeks in a depressed slump.  They don’t know what to do with themselves. Their Saturdays become just another shapeless splodge on their week and Sunday nights…

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.…

This Is My Club
How Jose Mourinho Builds A Team
10:00 Thursday 24th August 2017

Every football manager from Sir Alex Ferguson to Pep Guardiola has their style when putting together a squad. Jose Mourinho is no different. Sam Allardyce almost always opted for a big man up top with some serious muscle behind to lob it forwards,…

Football
Match Report: Manchester City 2-1 Chelsea (City Fan's Perspective)
20:57 Thursday 22nd March 2012

Manchester City moved to within a point of leaders Manchester United with a comeback similar to those we've been seeing from their rivals for years.In a match of great magnitude both teams were without key defenders, but the most intriguing…

Football
Match Report: Chelsea 5-2 Leicester City (Leicester Fan's Perspective)
19:53 Sunday 18th March 2012

Chelsea progressed to the semi-finals of the F.A Cup after an entertaining 5-2 victory over a battling Leicester City.Chelsea named a weakened, yet characteristically strong side with Fernando Torres, Juan Mata, and Daniel Sturridge all featuring…

Football
The Downfall Of A Manager With A Long Term Plan
21:53 Monday 12th March 2012

Having considered Andre Villas-Boas' short reign at Chelsea, I couldn't help but see many similarities between that and the short spell of Jim Gannon as Motherwell manager. Admittedly, the job in hand differed massively in terms of prestige…

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…

Football
Déjà Vu – It's Drogba Time
14:28 Monday 20th February 2012

In many ways the first half of the FA Cup tie against Birmingham perfectly summarises Chelsea's last couple of months. A ponderous and uncreative midfield combined with a blunt and under-supplied attack, mixed with an alarmingly regular defensive…