Chelsea FC Archive

Slack Chelsea give Galatasary hope for second leg

Chelsea was unable to leave Turkey with a win last night, in what was very much a game of two halves. The Blues took a lead in the 9th minute thanks to a fast-paced piece of teamwork which completely opened up the Galatasaray defence, with Azpilicueta playing in Torres to slot home. The Turks were

Ivanovic wants Chelsea stay despite PSG interest

Branislav Ivanovic has become one of Paris Saint-Germain’s top targets, but the Serbian captain is more than happy to stay in West London. The Chelsea right-back is a firm favourite of mine, and I would not be happy to see him leave! The 29 year-old can play as a centre-back or as an all-round right-back.

Moyes warned: Don’t let Mourinho’s Chelsea get ahead early

Gary Neville today warned new Manchester United manager David Moyes that he must not let Chelsea get an early lead in the Premier League, because Jose Mourinho will not let it slip. Neville said: “You wouldn’t want to fall too far behind a Mourinho team because they would have the nerve to withstand the pressure.”

Lukaku, Kalas and De Bruyne to play their part in Mourinho’s Chelsea

Jose Mourinho pleased many fans last night by claiming that Romelu Lukaku, Kevin De Bruyne and Tamas Kalas will play their part in the new season. Lukaku, who was signed for €22Million from Anderlecht 3 seasons ago, impressed hugely on loan at Premier League side West Bromwich Albion last season, scoring 17 goals and bullying

Chelsea’s Shaw thing played down by Southampton boss

Mauricio Pochettino has responded to speculation surrounding Luke Shaw’s potential transfer to West London, by claiming Chelsea should be more concerned with keeping their players from his clutches. The 17 year-old defender has been an outstanding performer for the Saints this season, encouraging praise from many potential suitors and reporters alike. The teenager made his

Chelsea vs Gareth Bale could determine Champions League places

The Chelsea versus Gareth Bale (AKA Tottenham Hotspur) game is being touted as the key in the battle for a top-four finish. The one-man-team show that is Tottenham Hotspur Football Club have endured a fine season, with their main man bagging 19 goals so far in this campaign, including 2 in his last two games

Jeffrey Bruma to return to Chelsea this summer

Hamburg had been expected to make Jeffrey Bruma’s loan move permanent this summer, having spent the past two seasons at the Bundesliga club, but have declared they will be allowing him to return to Stamford Bridge. The Dutch centre-back signed for Chelsea from Feyernoord when he was 15, and having failed to make the transition

Arsene Wenger fearful of Chelsea investment this summer

Arsene Wenger expects Chelsea to make waves in coming transfer window, with lots of speculation regarding high-profile arrivals. Chelsea are firmly expected to confirm the signature of Andre Schurrle before the season’s end, with talks said to be at an advanced stage. They are also expected to confirm the arrival of Jose Mourinho come the

West Brom confident of Romelu Lukaku’s return on second season long loan

West Bromwich Albion boss Steve Clarke is confident of capturing Romelu Lukaku on a second season-long loan. Lukaku has been in stand-out form for West Brom this season, finding the back of the net 13 times so far this campaign, and has recently come into interest from Swansea City, who are rumoured to be looking

Chelsea readying cash-plus-player deal for Radamel Falcao

Chelsea are hoping to use Thibaut Courtois as their trump card in their attempt to sign Athletico’s Radamel Falcao who according to paddy power transfer betting odds is likely to join Chelsea ahead of the chasing pack. Falcao is available for around £48Million due to a clause in his contract, and with Manchester United, Man