- Wed Nov 1 10:26 PM
Rudiger Sorry and Courtois Looking For More Fight Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 01/11/2017 22:26:19 It's difficult but we should forget Roma and move on
- Wed Nov 1 6:59 PM
Chelsea v Manchester United - Match Officials Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 01/11/2017 18:29:17 After the dross served up by Chelsea, in Rome, on Tuesday evening, the next fixture can`t come quick enough.
- Wed Nov 1 5:10 PM
Is Morata Suffering from a Confidence Crisis? Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 01/11/2017 17:10:51 Or is he not getting the run-of-the-ball?
- Wed Nov 1 3:45 PM
So pub it was for this one. I wasn’t at all jealous of all my friends taking off to my second favourite city in the world and stuffing their faces with awesome pasta and gelato. They get the Pantheon and I get BT Sport. Woop. Jake Humphrey is starting to morph into Gary Lineker. Why would you int...
- Wed Nov 1 3:45 PM
After Chelsea's woeful defensive performance last night, and that being in addition to the most part of this season with the amount of goals we have conceded, Antonio Conte must strip everything back to the defensive foundations that brought us Premier League glory last season. That's my view on...
- Wed Nov 1 12:09 PM
Chelsea Linked to Hungarian Goalkeeper Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 01/11/2017 11:45:12 Are Chelsea looking at bringing in a goalkeeper in the near future?
- Wed Nov 1 8:40 AM
Former Man Utd star calls for Chelsea to swing the axe - originally posted on Sportslens.com Phil Neville believes whoever sanctioned the sale of midfielder Nemanja Matic to Manchester United should be sacked after Chelsea crashed to a 3-0 defeat against Roma. Chelsea were dismantled by Roma in t...
- Wed Nov 1 8:25 AM
Former Chelsea star backs Tottenham to beat Real Madrid but 5/4 odds for visitors looks outstanding bet - originally posted on Sportslens.com Frank Lampard has tipped Tottenham to beat Real Madrid in the Champions League on Wednesday. The former Chelsea star is confident Spurs can defeat the La L...
- Wed Nov 1 7:57 AM
Roma 3 Chelsea 0 - Post-Match Fascinating / Depres Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 01/11/2017 07:57:00 Following the 3-0 reverse, in Rome, at the hands of Roma, we`ve delved into the record and form books to bring you some fascinating, or maybe, depressing facts.
- Wed Nov 1 3:30 AM
Rome (AFP) – Antonio Conte blasted Chelsea’s lack of hunger after becoming the first English club to lose in the Champions League this season with a ruthless 3-0 rout by AS Roma. Conte lamented that the English champions — who would have advanced to the last 16 with a win — “lacked everything” af...
- Tue Oct 31 11:35 PM
Rome (AFP) – Stephan El Shaarawy scored a brace as AS Roma mauled Chelsea 3-0 to claim top spot in Champions League Group C on Tuesday at the expense of the English champions. The rematch in Rome’s Stadio Olympico after a 3-3 thriller in London two weeks ago did not disappoint the 55, 000 crowd a...
- Tue Oct 31 11:02 PM
Conte - Blame Lies With Chelsea Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 31/10/2017 23:02:21 Back to square one tonight, one step forward, two steps back
- Tue Oct 31 10:42 PM
Men Against Boys As Chelsea Crumble Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 31/10/2017 22:29:55 Just when you thought normality was returning Chelsea turn in a shocking performance
- Tue Oct 31 10:25 PM
Rome (AFP) – Stephan El Shaarawy scored a brace as AS Roma mauled Chelsea 3-0 to claim top spot in Champions League Group C on Tuesday at the expense of the English champions. The rematch in Rome’s Stadio Olympico after a 3-3 thriller in London two weeks ago did not disappoint the 55, 000 crowd i...
- Tue Oct 31 10:08 PM
Roma have passed Chelsea in the standings thanks to a fantastic brace from Stephan El Shaarawy. Stephan El Shaarawy and AS Roma ran rampant over Chelsea , utterly dominating their English opponents in Champions League action as they ran out 3-0 winners in Italy thanks to a first-half brace from I...
- Tue Oct 31 9:47 PM
Let the discussion begin
- Tue Oct 31 7:51 PM
Good start to the Roma - Chelsea game with El Shaarawy scoring a good goal after 47 seconds.
Republik Of Mancunia
- Tue Oct 31 6:51 PM
De Gea, Darmian, Blind, Bailly, Smalling, Matic, McTominay, Mata, Lingard, Martial, Lukaku.
- Tue Oct 31 6:43 PM
Chelsea`s Morata Stitched-Up by the Media Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 31/10/2017 18:25:38 Hardly a day goes by without something scurrilous being published by the tabloid press about our fine club.
- Tue Oct 31 5:54 PM
Chelsea keen to fend off interest from Man Utd in another midfielder - originally posted on Sportslens.com Chelsea are eager for Cesc Fabregas to sign a new deal to ward off interest from Premier League rivals Manchester United. The Spaniard has just 18 months left to run on his current contract,...
- Tue Oct 31 5:53 PM
The Great 'Which Squad is Better` Poll Result Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 31/10/2017 17:53:24 Last seasons, this seasons, or are they on a par?
- Tue Oct 31 5:49 PM
Abraham to Reject Nigeria for England Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 31/10/2017 17:49:50 With the England team back in the limelight, in recent times, courtesy of a World Cup U17 victory, are we on the verge of a bright new era?
- Tue Oct 31 5:47 PM
Chelsea to Offer Fabregas a New Contract Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 31/10/2017 17:27:45 As we prepare to engage in Champions League action tonight, in Rome, the name of Cesc Fabregas has generated some column inches in the media this morning.
- Tue Oct 31 5:47 PM
Nainggolan Was Never Interested in a Chelsea Move Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 31/10/2017 17:32:40 Tonight, in a Champions League fixture, Chelsea go head-to-head with Roma.
Three and in
- Tue Oct 31 5:19 PM
Chelsea can qualify for the knockout stage of the 2017/18 UEFA Champions League if they beat AS Roma in Group C at Stadio Olimpico. Chelsea manager Antonio Conte will also need his back three to contain prolific Roma striker Edin Dzeko who scored two crucial goals in the reverse fixture. Victorie...
- Tue Oct 31 4:26 PM
Can Roma overcome Chelsea this time around after staging a dramatic comeback two weeks ago? Two weeks ago, Chelsea and AS Roma put on one of the most dramatic matches of the Champions League so far this season, with the Italians putting on a dramatic comeback to take a late lead in London, only f...
- Tue Oct 31 1:16 PM
Match Day Moments - Roma (CL) (a) Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 31/10/2017 13:16:06 Tonight, Chelsea will be looking to secure their place in the knockout stages of the Champions League when they travel to Rome to take on Roma.
- Tue Oct 31 12:00 PM
If you’re trying to find out how you can watch Roma vs. Chelsea in the UEFA Champions League, you’ve come to the right place. Chelsea are through to the next round of the Champions League with a win. Roma, meanwhile, are in second place in the group and still have a lot to do if they want to make...
- Tue Oct 31 10:36 AM
Fixtures: Man Utd, Chelsea, Man City, Spurs could all qualify today if they win and other results go their way. So could PSG, Bayern Munich, Barcelona, and Juventus. Dortmund and Monaco have just 1 point after 3 games and Atletico Madrid have just 2 points. Hope they win and make a late push for...
Three and in
- Tue Oct 31 8:00 AM
When Chelsea and Roma last met a fortnight ago, they played out a thrilling 3-3 draw at Stamford Bridge. If their clash on Tuesday night is even half as exciting, fans could be in for a Champions League treat on Halloween. Chelsea’s recent form has been stuttering, with the most recent blip being...
- Tue Oct 31 7:36 AM
3-4-2-1 v Roma: Conte set to field full strength Chelsea lineup, Italians lose key star; Team News, Stats and Predictions - originally posted on Sportslens.com Roma vs Chelsea UEFA Champions League 2017/18 31st October, 19:45 pm BST Stadio Olimpico, Rome Live Stream: Watch Roma vs Chelsea live on...
- Tue Oct 31 5:27 AM
Howe: One of the toughest draws Vitalfootball: AFC Bournemouth: 31/10/2017 05:01:55 AFC Bournemouth will travel to Chelsea in the Quarter-Final of the EFL Cup (formally League Cup).
- Mon Oct 30 11:38 PM
Both Carragher and Neville talking about England youth success on MNF. Very valid points being made that both City and Chelsea hoover up alot of young English talent yet both club's refuse to allow them the opportunity in the PL. Neither can see that changing given the squads and financial set up...
- Mon Oct 30 9:59 PM
Where Does The Trouble Lie With Chelsea Pt. 2 Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 30/10/2017 21:37:23 They're still working at it, they've simply changed the target, it's dark forces I say
- Mon Oct 30 8:59 PM
Abuja (AFP) – Chelsea’s Victor Moses
will miss Nigeria’s final 2018 World Cup qualifier in Algeria and the friendly against Argentina with a hamstring injury, while coach Gernot Rohr recalled in-form youngster Henry Onyekuru. Nigeria had already qualified for next year’s finals in Russia with Mos...
- Mon Oct 30 8:59 PM
Rome (AFP) – Chelsea striker Alvaro Morata has dismissed suggestions he finds life in London “too stressful”, saying he would sign for ten years with the English Premier League champions if offered. The 25-year-old — who signed a club record £58 million ($76.6 million) deal from Real Madrid in th...
- Mon Oct 30 8:45 PM
Rome (AFP) – Chelsea coach Antonio Conte said Monday that he would let French midfielder N’Golo Kante decide whether he is fit to play in Tuesday’s Champions League tie at Roma. Kante has been out since picking up a hamstring injury during the international break earlier this month. The 26-year-o...
- Mon Oct 30 7:51 PM
Name the Starting XI - Roma (a) Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 30/10/2017 19:19:27 Chelsea are on a roll, an unbeaten roll.
- Mon Oct 30 6:50 PM
Antonio Conte had to face questions at the end of last week over his Chelsea future and of stories linking Carlo Ancelotti with a return to Stamford Bridge as his replacement. (Now you will have to forgive me for the timing of this post. I was travelling around Italy last week and when these rep...
- Mon Oct 30 6:24 PM
As Chelsea head to Italy to take on Roma this week in the Champions League, Alvaro Morata has given an interview to La Gazzetta Dello Sport stating that if he had a choice, he would have never left Juventus and Italy. As you can imagine the UK press and media have jumped all over this and are tr...
- Mon Oct 30 6:23 PM
Despite Chelsea's victory over Bournemouth on Saturday night, we sit in fourth place with a gap of nine points to the Premier League leaders Manchester City. Ask anyone of the Premier League title race and everyone with in depth knowledge of our game will tell you to look to after the busy Chris...
- Mon Oct 30 5:36 PM
After a string of tough games to start off the new campaign, the reigning Premier League champions find themselves come out with a respectable string of results. Chelsea saw some of the key pieces of their current team come in over the summer, so it naturally took a little while for them to integ...
- Mon Oct 30 5:20 PM
Rome (AFP) – Roma coach Eusebio Di Francesco called on his players to have “the same mentality” against Chelsea in Tuesday’s Champions League game in Rome as in London two weeks ago. Roma have won all three of their league games since drawing 3-3 with Chelsea a fortnight ago, and Di Francesco cal...
- Mon Oct 30 5:00 PM
After multiple changes for the Everton game, Antonio reverted to a much more familiar looking side. Courtois returned with Dave, Luiz and Rudi in front of him. Fabregas partnered Bakayoko in midfield, Zappacosta and Alonso took the wingback spots and the creative sh*t was placed in the hands of P...
- Mon Oct 30 5:00 PM
Harry Redknapp has admitted Tottenham came close to signing Eden Hazard
before he joined Chelsea. The former Spurs manager has mentioned that Hazard was a target for Spurs in the past. But now Redknapp has revealed to BT Sport (via The Mirror) he travelled to France to meet the Belgian when he wa...
- Mon Oct 30 3:39 PM
European action returns this week with a number of mouthwatering Champions League ties to be played on Tuesday and Wednesday. At the halfway point of the group stages, the pools are starting to take shape and the next round of fixtures will play a big role in deciding who eventually qualifies for...
- Mon Oct 30 9:28 AM
Sheyi Ojo, Ovie Ejaria and Rhian Brewster. The 3 Liverpool players to win u30 and u17 world cups this year with England. Rhian arriving from Chelsea when he was 15. Ovie from Arsenal at 16 and Sheyi from MK dons at 14. All signed in. Our first team onl
- Mon Oct 30 8:07 AM
Conte`s Views on England Youngsters Success Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 30/10/2017 08:07:29 With a quintet of players involved in the England U17 World Cup win in India, beating Spain 5-2 in the final, the future of English football looks bright.
- Mon Oct 30 7:59 AM
Five Things: Tottenham too reliant on Kane, Chelsea duo on fire, Unsworth fails Everton audition - originally posted on Sportslens.com The tenth round of games in the Premier League produced plenty of talking points for fans across the country. Spurs’ reliance on Harry Kane was showcased perfectl...
- Mon Oct 30 3:29 AM
Rome (AFP) – Edin Dzeko
versus Eden Hazard
— Tuesday’s Champions League clash between Roma and Chelsea in the Stadio Olympico could turn out to be one between the two star forwards. Both Roma’s Dzeko and Chelsea’s Hazard scored two goals apiece in the six-goal European thriller in Stamford Bridge...
- Sun Oct 29 8:55 PM
The Great Who Wins At Bournemouth Poll Result Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 29/10/2017 20:55:25 Once again you've called the result
- Sun Oct 29 6:53 PM
Chelsea Ladies Keep Up The Pressure On City Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 29/10/2017 18:28:07 That's four games, four wins, nineteen goals scored and none conceded, not bad
- Sun Oct 29 5:57 PM
Puts Autumn To Good Use Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 29/10/2017 17:36:13 You can't beat a bit back garden footie on an autumnal day
- Sun Oct 29 5:02 PM
Confident Chelsea Heading For Roman Encounter Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 29/10/2017 17:02:55 Finally a clean sheet at the weekend as Chelsea head off to Italy
Three and in
- Sun Oct 29 2:00 PM
Burnley’s stout defence have made them a force away from home, taking points at Chelsea, Liverpool and Spurs, though they were unable to continue their feat at the Eithad last weekend. They eventually and inevitably succumbed to a 3-0 loss at the hands of Manchester City. Sean Dyche’s men sit imp...
- Sun Oct 29 1:44 PM
Where Does The Trouble Lie With Chelsea FC Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 29/10/2017 13:23:12 Chelsea FC is a massive soap opera, is it real or is it made up? Our manager is akin to an actor in the Truman Conte Show
- Sun Oct 29 12:48 PM
Former Chelsea Player Looking for Managerial Role Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 29/10/2017 12:48:57 Over the past couple of weeks, we`ve been running an on-going series relating to those who have won the famous Chelsea shirt and who are of Spanish origin.
- Sun Oct 29 12:23 PM
Chelsea Well Represented in England U17 World Cup Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 29/10/2017 12:02:55 Yesterday, in the U17 World Cup Final, in India, the England U17 side did the country proud.
- Sun Oct 29 12:07 PM
Safe-Standing Legislation Put on Hold? Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 29/10/2017 11:41:53 The subject of safe-standing at football grounds has been something that has gathered momentum recently.
- Sun Oct 29 12:00 PM
Boss compares West Ham man to John Terry
– ‘He has tremendous composure’ - originally posted on Sportslens.com West Ham United academy boss Terry Westley has compared young Hammers Declan Rice to Chelsea legend John Terry
, stating that the versatile youngster has a massive future ahead of him in...
- Sun Oct 29 6:25 AM
Howe: It was a really poor goal against Chelsea Vitalfootball: AFC Bournemouth: 29/10/2017 06:25:05 AFC Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe was disappointed with the goal conceded against Premier League champions Chelsea.
- Sun Oct 29 6:13 AM
Halloween Hazard warning for Cherries Vitalfootball: AFC Bournemouth: 29/10/2017 06:13:54 Eden Hazard
struck a Halloween weekend blow for Bournemouth as Franno went bump in the night. A tight encounter was settled when a slip from the Bournemouth skipper allowed the mercurial Belgian in.<B
- Sun Oct 29 1:28 AM
Bournemouth (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Antonio Conte has admitted Chelsea face a daunting challenge if they are to claw back the nine-point deficit to leaders Manchester City and successfully defend their Premier League title. A 1-0 victory at Bournemouth on Saturday ensured Conte’s men didn’t lose...
- Sat Oct 28 8:31 PM
Bournemouth (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Eden Hazard
quietened the debate surrounding Antonio Conte’s future with the second-half goal that secured a 1-0 win at Bournemouth on Saturday and maintained champions Chelsea’s hold on fourth spot, nine points adrift of Premier League leaders Manchester City...
- Sat Oct 28 6:39 PM
Premier League 2 Chelsea 2 (Taylor-Crossdale 14, Sterling 65) Arsenal 2 (Dragomir 18, Willock 90) Joe Willock hit a dramatic late equaliser as a strong Arsenal U23 side took a point away to Chelsea today. After an inexperienced line-up were beaten by Tottenham Hotspur on Monday, coach Steve Gatti...
- Sat Oct 28 4:58 PM
Bournemouth v Chelsea - Team-Sheets Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 28/10/2017 16:33:56 With two wins in the last seven days, against Watford (PL) and Everton (EFL Cup), Antonio Conte will be hoping to make it three on the bounce this afternoon.
Royal Blue Mersey
- Sat Oct 28 4:39 PM
Rhino hopeful his Everton side can build on their encouraging performance against Chelsea It shows how bad things had got under Ronald Koeman that a spirited defeat was greeted so warmly by the Everton fans on Wednesday. Despite losing 1-0 the mood among the fans after the game was one of gentle...
- Sat Oct 28 3:12 PM
Matic's Views on United Win over Tottenham Vitalfootball: Man Utd: 28/10/2017 15:01:58 Since joining Manchester United, from Chelsea, it hasn`t taken Nemanja Matic to make himself at home in the Old Trafford set-up.
- Sat Oct 28 2:47 PM
Matic being added in as a shield to guys like jones and smalling who can look shaky when bombarded is the final piece. Incredible goalkeeper, great centre halves, a brilliant shield from midfield, Valencia is always reliable and while we need a left back we are performing fine there. This is what...
Republik Of Mancunia
- Sat Oct 28 11:45 AM
De Gea, Bailly, Jones, Smalling, Valencia, Herrera, Matic, Young, Mkhitaryan, Rashford, Lukaku. Subs: Romero, Blind, Darmian, McTominay, Mata, Lingard, Martial.
- Sat Oct 28 11:14 AM
More Spanish Goals than Spanish La Liga Sides have Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 28/10/2017 11:03:09 Apart from one club we should add!
- Sat Oct 28 10:59 AM
The Great Who Did You Prefer to Partner Kante Poll Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 28/10/2017 10:36:24 A recent front-page poll asked an intriguing question.
- Sat Oct 28 10:59 AM
Ampadu the Latest Chelsea Teenage Sensation Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 28/10/2017 10:40:19 On Wednesday evening, Antonio Conte gave his first start in the senior side to Ethan Ampadu.
- Sat Oct 28 7:00 AM
On This Day in Football: The Cruyff Revolution begins, John Terry
off the mark at Chelsea - originally posted on Sportslens.com On this day in 1973, Dutch legend Johan Cruyff made his debut for Barcelona and scored twice in a 4-0 win over Granada. Signed from Eredevisie club Ajax for a world reco...