Tag Archives: Chelsea
AUGUST 8TH, 2012
Chelsea vs Manchester City – Community Shield
The long-anticipated wait for English football to return to the competitive stage is almost over, with the Community Shield between Premier League champions Manchester City and FA Cup holders Chelsea a mouth-watering appetizer. Both these sides will have ambitions of further glory in the 2012-13 campaign, and will look to hit the ground running with victory .....
APRIL 28TH, 2011
Owen Coyle looks to extend Daniel Sturridge’s loan spell at Bolton
Bolton manager Owen Coyle has been impressed with on loan Chelsea striker Daniel Sturridge since his arrival at the club, and is hopeful that the northern club could land him for another spell next year. The pacy striker has found first team opportunities limited under Carlo Ancelotti and has only made two starts since his transfer from Manchester .....
APRIL 27TH, 2011
Chelsea’s Michael Essien should be fit to face Spurs
Chelsea have received a boost ahead of their weekend fixture against London rivals Tottenham, with the news that Michael Essien's apparent knee injury is not as serious as first thought and that the player may feature on Saturday. The Ghanian international limped off in The Blues 3-0 victory over West Ham last Saturday, with what appeared to.....
APRIL 17TH, 2011
Carlo Ancelotti says Didier Drogba will stay at Chelsea
Chelsea manager Carlo Ancelotti has confirmed that African striker Didier Drogba is firmly in the club's future plans, and has dismissed a potential move for the player away from Stamford Bridge. Speaking after Drogba scored one goal and set up two in a 3-1 win against West Brom the Italian coach confirmed that the Ivorian was firmly in his thoughts. .....
APRIL 15TH, 2011
Carlo Ancelotti unsure of Chelsea future, but Hiddink denies reports of a return
Chelsea coach Carlo Ancleotti has stated that he is unsure what the future holds for him at Stamford Bridge, and whether he will still be at the club next season. The Blues have had a below par campaign this season in their attempt to retain the Premier League title, and were knocked out of Europe by rivals Manchester United in midweek. Speaking ah.....
APRIL 9TH, 2011
Torres may be dropped for Chelsea’s Champions League tie
Chelsea boss Carlo Ancelotti has stated that £50 million striker Fernando Torres is not guaranteed a starting spot for The Blues in their Champions League quarter final second leg against Manchester United. The Spaniard has struggled since his January move from Liverpool and is still to score for his new club in nine appearances. Torres has looked de.....