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Busy Few Weeks In Store For Chelsea As Quality Players Must Be Signed After Burnley Debacle – Virgil Van Dijk And Danny Drinkwater Come To Mind

Nobody saw that result coming and the look of Conte’s face at the final whistle was one of shell shock to say the least. We were well beaten and it shows how many holes that we need to fix in the next three weeks of the transfer window. It is clear to all involved that …

What Conte had to say as he looks ahead to the Premier League and reacts to FA Cup win

Chelsea took a big step toward the double on Saturday evening, beating rivals Tottenham 4-2 to make it to the FA Cup final, regaining lost momentum in the process. Manager Antonio Conte made the brave decision to rest both Eden Hazard and Diego Costa, but the move paid dividends with one replacement in Willian bagging …

Quality FA Cup win over Spurs shows Chelsea have what it takes to finish the season with the double

Will Chelsea finish this year as champions of England? If you asked this question last month you would have been deemed a fool who knew nothing about football, the answer seemed so obvious. At that point, the Blues were sitting pretty with a 10-point lead over their closest challenger, rivals, Tottenham Hotspur. But with the …

Conte is pleased, but knows the race is far from over with tough test coming vs Manchester United

Premier League leaders Chelsea defeated Bournemouth 3-1 away from home on Saturday evening, responding emphatically to Tottenham’s impressive victory over Watford in the day’s early kick-off. An own goal from Bournemouth’s Adam Smith set Chelsea on their way before minutes later star man Eden Hazard added a second. Despite Bournemouth rallying somewhat and scoring through …

Return To Winning Ways Should Have Sealed Title For Impressive Blues

After the weekend’s defeat to Crystal Palace, many debated whether the Premier League title race was back open again as Chelsea’s advantage at the top was cut to just seven spots- with Tottenham Hotspur hopeful of overhauling that deficit. Defeat at Stamford Bridge last night would have seen Spurs cut Chelsea’s lead to just four …

Why panic naturally shouldn’t settle in at the Bridge 

Yesterday saw Chelsea’s first home defeat in 7 months as they succumbed to lowly Crystal Palace at Stamford Bridge. The 2-1 defeat came as a real shock to everyone, nobody expected the result. This, alongside everyone wanting to see an exciting title-race is probably why more is being made of the defeat than is necessary. …

Chelsea 4 – 0 Brentford: Match Report

Even though Antonio Conte decided to start the game with players like Nathaniel Chalobah, Ake, Loftus-Cheek and Batshuayi, there was no doubt right from the beginning that the Blues would have an excellent afternoon. As predicted they went ahead and scored quickly through a beautifully executed free kick from the right corner of the box. …

Chelsea 2 – 0 Hull City: Match Report

Gary Cahill

Chelsea are looking more and more like Champions. Their performance was consistent, they excelled in all aspects of the game and they had the proper mentality going into a game which for some wouldn’t have mattered as much considering the fact that Tottenham and City finished in a draw, Liverpool lost and United couldn’t get …

Chelsea 4 – 1 Peterborough Utd.: Match Report

Even though some may consider the FA tie against Peterborough as low importance, fans had a lot to take from the Chelsea win. First off, Conte showed he can adapt to squad changes and have players deliver top performances even though they have spent little time on the pitch this season. The biggest challenge was to make them …

Chelsea Still In Good Shape Despite Loss To Spurs

Chelsea took on Tottenham in the Premier League on Wednesday night looking to equal the overall 14 game record winning streak but went down to a slim 2-0 defeat to Mauricio Pochettino’s Spurs team. Chelsea needed to win to grab a share of Arsenal’s record but came up against a Spurs team which really needed to …

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