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Italy
Tiemoue Bakayoko showing positive signs at AC Milan
12:00 Sunday 25th November 2018

Disaster, flop, boondoggle. That pretty sums Tiemoue Bakayoko’s pathetic slump from grace in the last year. Heralded as Europe's most-rounded midfielder, the colossal Frenchman has despaired. At Chelsea, then AC Milan. Faithful…

Italy
Will Gennaro Gattuso's excuses hurt AC Milan this season?
12:00 Wednesday 29th August 2018

After AC Milan's first match of the new Serie A season was postponed due to the disaster in Genoa, Gennaro Gattuso's side finally got their campaign underway with a clash at Napoli. They were off to a flying start, taking a two-goal…

Italy
How Tiemoue Bakayoko can resuscitate career at AC Milan
15:00 Monday 20th August 2018

By the end of 2018's summer transfer window, Chelsea had loaned out no fewer than 30 players. The most standout name among them, by a long shot, is Tiemoue Bakayoko. The French midfielder joined AC Milan last week on a one-year deal. There's…

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…

World Cup
Ruben Loftus-Cheek must make proper use of this summer
17:00 Wednesday 6th June 2018

It is a testament to Ruben Loftus-Cheek's performance that he was picked ahead of Adam Lallana and Jack Wilshere in England's World Cup squad. The psychically imposing youngster is highly regarded by Three Lions boss Gareth Southgate.…

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…

Transfers
Premier League Big 6 shopping lists for the summer
15:00 Monday 21st May 2018

The 2017/18 Premier League season is over. Manchester City are deserved champions. The season wasn't without its surprises and shocks. Arsenal were disappointing, Liverpool unexpectedly thrilling. In last summer's transfer window, many…

Premier League
It's not like Antonio Conte said he loved Chelsea and never wanted to leave
12:00 Saturday 19th May 2018

Chelsea experienced a topsy-turvy season under Antonio Conte. The most recent blows came via a frustrating draw to Huddersfield followed by a 3-0 defeat to Newcastle United. One point of six from those two matches bid goodbye to Champions…

Premier League
Chelsea: Summer signings failing to replace departed stars
16:00 Tuesday 10th April 2018

Not all footballers are instant hits after swapping clubs. While some hit the ground running, others are quickly labelled flops. Their blistering past performance now long forgotten. After winning the Premier League during his first season…

France
French dilemma: How to book passage on the plane to Russia
09:00 Wednesday 7th February 2018

The heat is on now. Who will we see lining up for France this summer? Between the following five French Premier League stars, it’s a very real possibility only two could be on the plane to Russia. This season so far has…

Premier League
Watford 4-1 Chelsea: 5 things we learned as Hornets run riot
16:40 Tuesday 6th February 2018

Reigning Premier League champions Chelsea suffered further misery on Monday night, losing 4-1 away at struggling Watford. Following an embarrassing performance from Antonio Conte's men and a clinical display from the hosts, here are five…

Premier League
Tiemoue Bakayoko: Nemanja Matic's unworthy Chelsea replacement
15:00 Tuesday 6th February 2018

Chelsea fans would have been disappointed when their club decided to sell Nemanja Matic to a title rival over the summer, but it's a choice that had to be made following a poor season from the Serbian warrior. When the Stamford Bridge faithful…

Opinion
How have Chelsea's summer signings fared so far?
12:30 Wednesday 29th November 2017

This summer transfer market witnessed some crazy and outrageous amounts paid for players which may not be their actual worth when their qualities are brought in to comparison to the amounts paid. Premier League champions Chelsea spent over…

Premier League
Can Chelsea salvage anything from this weekend?
11:00 Saturday 19th August 2017

After an eventful opening weekend to the Premier League there has been much doubt about Chelsea's season this year. Opening their campaign at home to Burnley didn't go as planned. Antonio Conte's side lost 3-2 and ended the match with nine…

Opinion
Chelsea must replace Nemanja Matic with the right man
10:45 Tuesday 1st August 2017

As transfers go, it is a very odd one. Nemanja Matic was one of Chelsea's unsung heroes last season as he and N'Golo Kante provided a combative bedrock to the Blues' centre throughout their title winning campaign. However, the Serbian has now…

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