Chelsea 2 Benfica 1 ….. “Champions again!”

  That was the season that was!   After all the upheaval we have seen in the last twelve months, 2013 ended with a decent piece of silverware and qualification to the Champions League. We must first acknowledge  the contribution of Continue reading

Aston Villa 1 Chelsea 2….. Super Frank eclipses Tambling, as JT’s sun sets.

  Chelsea secured Champions League qualification with a come from behind victory over Aston Villa in a game of high drama at Villa Park. The day belonged to Frank Lampard. He fittingly broke Bobby Tambling’s Chelsea goal-scoring record with a brace which Continue reading

Chelsea 2 Spurs 2 ….. Point taken.

  Chelsea took a step rather than a leap towards Champions League qualification with a decent result against Tottenham.  This game was always going to be about “Not losing” rather than winning from the Blues perspective.  Four points from the Continue reading

Manchester United 0 Chelsea 1 ….. “Rafa’s Delight”…..Hotels not Motels for him now.

  Chelsea took a giant step towards Champion’s League qualification by beating the already-crowned Champions on their home turf. This game was also huge for Rafa Benitez.  All along he has given the impression that he could care as much about Chelsea as it’s Continue reading

Leeds United 1 Chelsea 5….. It’s going to be a Blue Christmas.

An inspired second-half performance saw Chelsea breeze past Championship side Leeds to take their rightful place in the Semi-Finals of the Capital One Cup. The victory will come as a welcome tonic to the under-pressure Blues as they try to Continue reading