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The scourge of Chelsea Number 7s
10:15 Monday 1st August 2016

The Number 7 shirt, have been a squad number assigned majorly to players who ended up leaving Chelsea without really impressing. From John Spencer to Bernard Lambourde and on to Bjarne Goldbaek, Chelsea has never really had a cult hero in a…

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Was Barca Losing To Chelsea An Injustice To Football?
12:12 Sunday 29th April 2012

There is a dark cloud lurking over Spanish football this week. As I sit at home in Pamplona, sheltered from one of the frequent regular downpours, the rain keeps falling and the clouds thickening. It is more hot chocolate by the fire weather,…

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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…

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Match Report: Chelsea 1-0 Stoke City (Stoke Fan's Perspective)
19:50 Sunday 11th March 2012

With the pre-match hype all about Roberto Di Matteo's first Premier League game in charge of Chelsea since Andre Villas-Boas was sacked last week, it was Stoke's Ricardo Fuller and Chelsea's Didier Drogba that played pivotal roles in the outcome…

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Match Report: Chelsea 1-1 Birmingham City (Birmingham Fan's Perspective)
20:43 Monday 20th February 2012

Birmingham extended their unbeaten run to 14 games with a 1-1 draw against Premier League opposition Chelsea at Stamford Bridge in the FA Cup 5th Round. The talk in the media will no doubt be all about the job security of Chelsea boss Andre…

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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…

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Match Report: Wolverhampton Wanderers 1-2 Chelsea (Chelsea Fan's Perspective)
21:06 Monday 2nd January 2012

Chelsea put 2011 behind them and got 2012 off to a great start with three points in a feisty encounter with Wolverhampton Wanderers. With three draws and a loss in the last four matches, Andre Villas-Boas knew he needed to work up some wonders…

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Match Report: Newcastle 0-3 Chelsea (Newcastle Fan's Perspective)
12:09 Monday 5th December 2011

It was a strange occasion at St. James' Park. The planned tribute for a Newcastle legend that sadly passed away almost a week ago was graciously put on hold by the club, at the wishes of Gary Speed's wife. Newcastle fans honoured a former fans…

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Match Report: Chelsea 3 Wolves 0 (Chelsea Fan's perspective)
22:30 Monday 28th November 2011

A relatively comfortable 3-0 win ensured that the recent pressure piled upon Andre-Villas Boas was eased, having prevented another home defeat which quite frankly would have led to the media hanging AVB out to dry.Chelsea went into the weekend's…