- Tue Sep 12 10:00 PM
London (AFP) – Chelsea made a swaggering start to their Champions League challenge as memorable strikes from Pedro and Davide Zappacosta inspired a 6-0 rout of Qarabag on Tuesday. Antonio Conte’s side were in businesslike mood against the minnows from Azerbaijan, with Pedro’s long-range effort pu...
- Tue Sep 12 9:10 PM
You don’t see many fullbacks score like this. Davide Zappacosta was called a “panic” signing for Chelsea by many observers at the end of the transfer window, with the Italian fullback coming into the club with little heraldry despite being a solid player in Serie A for the last three years. After...
- Tue Sep 12 7:06 PM
Barcelona’s third kit look the same as Chelsea’s and Manchester City’s. Barcelona just announced that their third kit was for sale, and more than a few people noticed that the kit looked just like Inter Milan’s, Tottenham’s, and Chelsea’s (PSG and Manchester City’s, as well). The only differences...
Republik Of Mancunia
- Tue Sep 12 6:38 PM
De Gea, Young, Smalling, Lindelof, Blind; Matic, Pogba; Mata, Mkhitaryan, Martial; Lukaku. Subs: Romero, Darmian, Valencia, Carrick, Fellaini, Lingard, Rashford
- Tue Sep 12 2:36 PM
Chelsea - The African Connection (9) - Samuel Eto` Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 12/09/2017 14:22:28 The latest in our on-going series relating to those who were born in Africa and who went on to play for Chelsea, is the super-star Samuel Eto`o.
- Tue Sep 12 1:18 PM
Match Day Moments - FK Qarabag (h) Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 12/09/2017 13:01:13 Tonight, Stamford Bridge will, once again, stage Champions League football.
- Tue Sep 12 12:43 PM
Chelsea Target Admits He Could Leave His Current C Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 12/09/2017 12:35:07 Speculation, back when the summer transfer window, linked Chelsea with making a move for the Bayern Munich forward, Thomas Muller.
- Tue Sep 12 12:28 PM
Former Chelsea Player Almost Returned to London Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 12/09/2017 12:11:40 It would appear that somebody who wore our shirt not too long ago almost made a return to London on transfer deadline day.
- Tue Sep 12 12:16 PM
You Are Predicting a Chelsea Win Tonight Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 12/09/2017 12:02:31 Ahead of our Champions League group game, against FK Qarabag, this evening, we used our front-page poll to ask a very pertinent question.
- Tue Sep 12 12:16 PM
You Chose the Wrong Club Claim Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 12/09/2017 12:02:20 Drogba tells his good friend the truth!
- Tue Sep 12 11:36 AM
in terms of a munutes per goal ratio: 1.Aguero 2. Kane 3. Henry 4. RVN 5. Hernandez 6. Suarez 7. RVP 8. Dzeko 9. Sturridge 10. D. Costa 11. Shearer 12. Solskjaer 13. Owen 17. Lukaku No Ronaldo, Rooney, Cole, York, Drogba in top 20. It's understandable about Ronaldo and Rooney (didn't play enough...
- Tue Sep 12 11:00 AM
Abuja (AFP) – Chelsea star Victor Moses
has dismissed suggestions he picks and chooses the games he plays for Nigeria, insisting he always wants to be fit before appearing for his country. Moses, 26, made his Nigeria debut in 2012 when he changed his international allegiance after representing En...
Cartilage Free Captain
- Tue Sep 12 7:00 AM
Chelsea and Man United return to Europe’s grandest stage The group stage of this year’s Champions League kicks off today with Man United and Chelsea in action from England. United will face Basel at home while Chelsea hosts Qarabag. Both games should be relatively gentle returns to the Champions...
- Mon Sep 11 4:51 PM
Morata Song Will NOT Be Tolerated Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 11/09/2017 16:31:38 The furore over the football-ditty the travelling support sang about Alvaro Morata at Leicester City, on Saturday, continues.
- Mon Sep 11 4:44 PM
London (AFP) – Chelsea manager Antonio Conte indicated on Monday he will rotate his players for his side’s Champions League opener against Azerbaijani newcomers Qarabag. Tuesday’s encounter at Stamford Bridge is the second in a sequence of seven matches in 21 days for Conte’s Premier League champ...
- Mon Sep 11 4:37 PM
Chelsea to not be punished by FA over anti‑Semitic chants - originally posted on Sportslens.com However, the FA and Chelsea are looking to ban those who will be identified in taking part in the chant. From Sportslens.com - Football News | Football Blog
- Mon Sep 11 3:55 PM
London (AFP) – Chelsea have vowed to take the “strongest possible action” against any supporters found to have used anti-Semitic language in a chant about the club’s new striker Alvaro Morata. The song, aired during Chelsea’s 2-1 win at Leicester City on Saturday, describes supporters of rivals T...
- Mon Sep 11 3:46 PM
Chelsea mark their return to Champions League football tomorrow taking on Qarabag FK at Stamford Bridge with many Chelsea fans believing this to be an ideal time to rotate the team. Three wins on the spin in the Premier League, up to third place a single point behind our title rivals, with the s...
- Mon Sep 11 2:47 PM
Conte`s View on Palace Axing De Boer Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 11/09/2017 14:31:53 The big news of the day has been the announcement that Crystal Palace have sacked Frank de Boer.
- Mon Sep 11 1:39 PM
Chelsea v FK Qarabag - Pre-Match Press Conference Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 11/09/2017 13:28:02 Ahead of the hugely anticipated return to Champions league action this Tuesday evening, the pre-match press conference took place this lunchtime.
- Mon Sep 11 12:55 PM
Introducing - FK Qarabag Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 11/09/2017 12:43:49 On Tuesday evening, Chelsea entertain FK Qarabag in a Champions League Group stage fixture, but what do we know about the side from Azerbaijan?
- Mon Sep 11 11:47 AM
Cahill Set to Return for Chelsea against FK Qaraba Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 11/09/2017 11:27:46 On Tuesday evening, with Chelsea opening their 2017 / 2018 Champions League campaign, against FK Qarabag, Gary Cahill
is hoping to make a return to the first team.
- Mon Sep 11 11:16 AM
Chelsea - The African Connection (8) - Colin Vilje Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 11/09/2017 11:03:38 The latest in our on-going series relating to those who were born in Africa and who went on to play for Chelsea, is Colin Viljeon.
- Mon Sep 11 10:26 AM
Koeman - We Lost Control Vitalfootball: Everton: 11/09/2017 10:12:49 Having lost to Chelsea ahead of the international break, Everton suffered another setback against a side the Blues would hope to challenge against for a top-four finish, Tottenham.
- Mon Sep 11 10:01 AM
Chelsea Interested in German Teenage Midfielder Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 11/09/2017 09:49:31 Lurking in the media, this morning, is the insinuation that Chelsea are showing some serious interest in a teenage midfielder.
- Mon Sep 11 9:45 AM
Former Chelsea Boss Set to Leave Bavarian Giants? Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 11/09/2017 09:30:56 One of the most disappointing aspects of the reign of Roman Abramovich, as the owner of Chelsea Football Club, was the axing of Carlo Ancelotti.
- Mon Sep 11 9:30 AM
Hasselbaink Gets Off to the Perfect Start Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 11/09/2017 09:13:23 In his new role.
- Mon Sep 11 9:17 AM
Your MOTM v Leicester City (a) Was…… Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 11/09/2017 08:58:56 The first fixture of our hectic September programme saw Chelsea go to the King Power Stadium and beat Leicester City 2-1.
- Mon Sep 11 7:22 AM
Why Is Chelsea The Prem`s Most Hated Club? Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 11/09/2017 07:08:46 Covering old ground with this, but it's all so true
- Mon Sep 11 4:44 AM
London (AFP) – Frustrated by his past failures in the Champions League, Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has set his sights on a mission of redemption as he returns to the competition after a four-year absence. Conte still bears the scars from a snowy night in Istanbul in 2013 when Juventus suffered...
- Mon Sep 11 3:20 AM
Baku (AFP) – Qarabag face a Champions League baptism of fire on Tuesday when they visit English Premier League title-holders Chelsea to make history for Azerbaijan. The club founded in the middle of the last century are the first team to appear at this lofty level from the energy-rich Caucasian c...
- Mon Sep 11 12:06 AM
After A Three Nil Deficit, Could It Be Deja Vu For Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 10/09/2017 23:42:37 History may be about to repeat itself big time even the Daily Mail think so
- Sun Sep 10 11:21 PM
Charley Musonda Hoping For Champions League Start Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 10/09/2017 23:02:42 Champions League football is back at the Bridge, in a game that could see a host debutant's.
- Sun Sep 10 8:03 PM
London (AFP) – Manchester City crushed 10-man Liverpool, while Manchester United lost their 100 percent record. Chelsea maintained their revival and Arsenal’s Alexis Sanchez endured a difficult return to action. Here are five things we learned from this weekend’s Premier League action: Bloodied E...
- Sun Sep 10 2:37 PM
Southgate Considering Loftus-Cheek for 2018 World Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 10/09/2017 14:24:14 This season, with it being a World Cup to follow, a glorious opportunity exists for somebody to gate-crash the England squad.
- Sun Sep 10 12:23 PM
Atletico Official Party Meet with Chelsea Director Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 10/09/2017 12:11:53 Another day and yet more column inches have been generated relating to our errant striker Diego Costa.
- Sun Sep 10 9:30 AM
What`s the Difference? Can Anyone Explain? Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 10/09/2017 09:17:13 Cast your mind back to the first fixture of the season.
- Sun Sep 10 9:30 AM
Leicester City 1 Chelsea 2 - Post-Match Fascinatin Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 10/09/2017 09:09:16 Following Chelsea`s hard-fought for win, at Leicester on Saturday, we`ve dug deep to come up with a few fascinating facts related to the game.
- Sun Sep 10 9:15 AM
Chelsea Condemn Supporters Morata Chant Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 10/09/2017 08:56:05 Yesterday, at the King Power Stadium, Alvaro Morata, once again, got on the score-sheet, planting header, from an Azpilicueta cross, past Kasper Schmeichel.
- Sun Sep 10 2:44 AM
Leicester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Chelsea manager Antonio Conte warned the rest of the Premier League that double player of the year N’Golo Kante is only going to get better. The combative French midfielder won the PFA and Football Writers’ award last season after his performances inspired Chels...
- Sat Sep 9 10:14 PM
An Analysis Of The Top Six Teams Benchwarmers Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 09/09/2017 22:05:19 From a Chelsea perspective of course
- Sat Sep 9 8:02 PM
Leicester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Chelsea were forced to plead with their fans to ditch an anti-Semitic song about the club’s striker Alvaro Morata after they sang the offensive chant during a 2-1 win at Leicester City on Saturday. Morata scored his third goal for Chelsea since his club record m...
- Sat Sep 9 6:13 PM
Leicester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – A rare N’Golo Kante goal on his return to Leicester gave Premier League champions Chelsea a 2-1 victory at the King Power Stadium on Saturday. Kante struck five minutes after half-time with a low shot that appeared to take City keeper Kasper Schmeichel by surpri...
- Sat Sep 9 5:49 PM
Leicester 1 Chelsea 2 - Conte's views Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 09/09/2017 17:41:35 International breaks are always cause for concern.
- Sat Sep 9 5:27 PM
Leicester 1 Chelsea 2 - The Views of the Scorers Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 09/09/2017 17:19:13 Three wins on the bounce after that opening day defeat, at the hands of Burnley, has seen Chelsea get back to that familiar form of last season.
- Sat Sep 9 5:08 PM
Leicester City 1 Chelsea 2 Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 09/09/2017 16:52:25 Chelsea made it three wins on the bounce with a win at the King Power Stadium this afternoon.
Republik Of Mancunia
- Sat Sep 9 4:32 PM
David de Gea, Valencia, Bailly, Jones, Darmian, Matic, Pogba, Herrera, Mkhitaryan, Rashford and Lukaku. Subs: Romero, Blind, Smalling, Carrick, Mata, Lingard and Martial.
- Sat Sep 9 2:30 PM
Leicester v Chelsea - Team Sheets - 9-9-17 Vitalfootball: Leicester City: 09/09/2017 14:21:18 Leicester are at the King Power Stadium with Chelsea the visitors for the latest Premier League game.
- Sat Sep 9 12:31 PM
U18 Premier League Chelsea 2 (Guehi 7, Gilmour 43) Arsenal 0 Arsenal U18s suffered a disappointing 2-0 defeat away to their Chelsea counterparts this morning. Kwame Ampadu’s side had won their last two games but found it difficult to cope against an impressive Chelsea team that prevailed courtes...
- Sat Sep 9 10:56 AM
Do You Want to Know a Secret? Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 09/09/2017 10:39:26 Are you sure you can be trusted?
- Sat Sep 9 9:57 AM
Leicester (a) - Football or Nuclear Fall-Out Shelt Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 09/09/2017 09:36:46 What will be your choice?
- Sat Sep 9 9:41 AM
Match Day Moments - Leicester (a) Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 09/09/2017 09:30:34 I doubt whether the past two weeks have ever taken so long to pass!
- Sat Sep 9 8:45 AM
has hailed the signing of Davide Zappacosta on transfer deadline day but has also re-iterated that he is ready for direct competition with him for the start at right wing-back under Antonio Conte. I posted yesterday morning that I could not see Conte making any changes to the Chelse...
- Sat Sep 9 7:18 AM
All Things Bright And Bluetiful Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 09/09/2017 07:00:27 Chelsea are back in the game
- Fri Sep 8 11:42 PM
London (AFP) – Antonio Conte insists Chelsea can still attract the world’s best players despite the chaotic conclusion to their transfer window. Conte spent much of the close season grumbling about Chelsea’s failure to land his top targets after watching Manchester United beat him to Romelu Luka...
- Fri Sep 8 10:46 PM
Chelsea`s Premier League Loanee's Doing Well Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 08/09/2017 22:40:21 So far, so good for the undercover Blues
Royal Blue Mersey
- Fri Sep 8 9:15 PM
What do the stars have fated for the Toffees this weekend Mercury in Retrograde brought Everton a loss against Chelsea , a few disappointments before the transfer deadline, and an arrest of a key player. Now is the time for Everton to bring a sense of calm and positivity to their season. Saturday...
- Fri Sep 8 7:10 PM
West Ham keen on top class free agent, star was close to joining Chelsea this summer - originally posted on Sportslens.com West Ham are keen on signing the former Manchester City defender Bacary Sagna on a free transfer. According to L’Equipe (translated by SportWitness), the 34-year-old full bac...
Everton FC Blogs
- Fri Sep 8 6:05 PM
John Ebbrell wants Everton’s Under-23s to build on the momentum gained by their 3-0 win at Chelsea last time out when they take on Tottenham Hotspur at Goodison on Sunday (1pm kick-off). The defending
- Fri Sep 8 2:54 PM
Leicester City v Chelsea - Early Team News Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 08/09/2017 14:47:09 It`s off to the King Power Stadium for Chelsea this Saturday as they seek to make it three Premier League wins on the trot, against Leicester City.
- Fri Sep 8 1:54 PM
Conte Pre-Match Press Conference - Leicester City Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 08/09/2017 13:46:57 The boss has spoken!
- Fri Sep 8 12:28 PM
Manager v Player - There`s Only Ever One Winner Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 08/09/2017 12:09:34 Gab Gab has a take on the ongoing Conte v Costa situation.
- Fri Sep 8 12:15 PM
Spurs Scupper Chelsea Loan Deal Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 08/09/2017 11:48:25 The loan deal between Chelsea and Turkish giants Fenerbahce for Diego Costa looks more and more unlikely.
- Fri Sep 8 9:53 AM
Stowell Looks To Chelsea Vitalfootball: Leicester City: 08/09/2017 09:38:43 Leicester City coach Mike Stowell has spoken about the challenge that will be Chelsea this weekend as we host them at the King Power Stadium.
- Fri Sep 8 9:07 AM
Atletico Hopeful of Doing Diego Costa Deal in Janu Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 08/09/2017 09:00:23 Another day has dawned but a familiar subject matter has, once again, grabbed a few headlines.
- Fri Sep 8 9:07 AM
You Predict a Chelsea Win at Leicester Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 08/09/2017 08:59:43 I`ve got to say you are a confident bunch!
- Fri Sep 8 8:56 AM
Speculation Relating to a Muller Move Increases Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 08/09/2017 08:43:00 Yesterday, speculation was doing the rounds linking Chelsea with a move for a top Bundesliga striker.
- Fri Sep 8 8:56 AM
Prediction time - EPL permutations for the season Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 08/09/2017 08:11:12 Layorh12 continues his excellent series with a look at Tottenham Hotspur.
- Fri Sep 8 7:57 AM
Courtois worried about Chelsea star's form, blasts "crazy" transfer market - originally posted on Sportslens.com Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois is concerned that Belgium teammate Eden Hazard will take some time to regain his form. Hazard made substitute appearances as Belgium qualified for n...
- Fri Sep 8 7:45 AM
Chelsea make the trip to Leicester tomorrow for the return of Premier League fixtures after the international break and all eyes will be on Antonio Conte's team selection for the game. Having previously faced Everton at Stamford Bridge two weeks ago and winning 2-0 with ease, It will be interest...
- Fri Sep 8 1:55 AM
Leicester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Chelsea manager Antonio Conte is confident his squad can cope with a far busier September than last year. The reigning Premier League champions will kick off at Leicester on Saturday in sixth place on six points, one spot below West Bromwich and one above Watfor...