Chelsea 2 West Ham 1 …… Same players, new attitude.

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It hasn’t taken our new taskmaster Antonio Conte to put his stamp on this group of players. In contrast to this time last year, when we saw an overweight and grumpy Jose Mourinho standing in the technical area, yesterday we Continue reading

Chelsea 1 Crystal Palace 2 ” Captain to the Bridge”

Jose Mourinho

Chelsea’s early season nightmare continues.  Jose lost his 100th home game in charge of the Blues, only the second time he has experienced this feeling. We just don’t look like the same team as we did last season, with a Continue reading

Chelsea 1 Burnley 1.. “If it ain’t broke….. !”

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Chelsea rounded off a pretty miserable week for the club, by dropping two points at home to lowly Burnley and in doing so have opened the door again to Manchester City in the race to the title. There are a number Continue reading

Capital One Cup: Liverpool 1 Chelsea 1… “Belgian blockade thwarts attack (again)”

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Chelsea’s Belgian goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois single-handedly kept Liverpool at bay for much of this exciting and open first leg semi-final.  If not for the heroics of the Blues man in between the posts, Chelsea would certainly face a much different task in Continue reading

Tottenham 5 Chelsea 3…. “Kaned!”

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Chelsea ended the busy Christmas period by being thumped by London Rivals Spurs, leaving them hanging on to the lead in the Premiership by alphabet alone. This was always going to be a far harder game than when Chelsea won easily Continue reading

Chelsea 2 West Ham 0 ….. Blue wave at the Bridge.

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In a poignant moment ahead of kick off both teams and the crowd showed their respect to those that lost their lives in the TSUNAMI disaster – 10 years ago to the day. Thank goodness that the only Blue wave Continue reading

Chelsea 2 QPR 1 …. “Oscar worthy”.

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Chelsea continued their full frontal assault on this years title with another home win.  This week over their lowly local Shepherd’s Bush rivals. Not for the first time this season, the slender margin of victory did not fairly represent the dominant performance Continue reading

Chelsea 2 Arsenal 0 … “Flare up at the Bridge.”

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    Chelsea continued to set the pace in this season’s Premiership race by dispatching Arsenal in a very physical London Derby. The kick-off was put back by 15 minutes as Gooner Fans did their best to delay the inevitable.  Ironically the last Continue reading

Burnley 1 Chelsea 3 … Thouroughbreds not “Little horses”! (but it was only Burnley).

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Chelsea kicked off their 2015 BPL campaign with a performance that justified the bookies calling them title favourites.  All the shortcomings from the last years team appear to have been solved with shrewd business in the summer transfer market. Mourinho has already said Continue reading

Athletico Madrid 0 Chelsea 0 ..”In the driver’s seat… Number 14 to Fulham road.”

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Chelsea gave themselves a great chance to make the Champions League Final for the second time in three years with a resolute defensive performance against Spain’s team of the moment.  The inevitable comparisons to that famous 2012 campaign will be drawn after Continue reading