- Fri Sep 15 10:27 PM
Fresh Injury Blow For Double D Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 15/09/2017 22:09:24 Disappointment for Danny as he injures in calf whilst training
- Fri Sep 15 7:40 PM
Former Liverpool star believes Chelsea's Morata gamble has paid off, will work well with Hazard - originally posted on Sportslens.com Jamie Redknapp believes Chelsea’s decision to replace striker Diego Costa with Alvaro Morata has paid off. The 24-year-old has hit the ground running in the Premie...
- Fri Sep 15 6:36 PM
Mexico’s September 5th draw away to Costa Rica drew 2.7 million viewers on Telemundo’s networks, beating out Mexico’s Confederations Cup Group Stage match against Portugal to become the most-watched soccer game on Telemundo in 2017. The United States’ match against Honduras drew a combined 531, 0...
- Fri Sep 15 5:45 PM
Chelsea v Arsenal - Match Officials Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 15/09/2017 17:28:35 It`s a big London derby this Sunday lunch-time with Chelsea entertaining Arsenal.
- Fri Sep 15 5:14 PM
Will Hazard Start for Chelsea on Sunday against Ar Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 15/09/2017 16:54:04 This season, Eden Hazard
has made just two cameo appearances from the bench.
- Fri Sep 15 4:30 PM
Chelsea v Arsenal - Conte`s Pre-Match Press Confer Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 15/09/2017 16:20:22 This Sunday we`ll witness a classic London derby with Chelsea taking on Arsenal, at Stamford Bridge.
- Fri Sep 15 4:21 PM
After an impressive start to his Chelsea career with three goals and a couple of assists, Alvaro Morata is quickly becoming a Chelsea fans favourite. Have we found ourselves a better alternative to Diego Costa? We all know the qualities that Diego Costa displayed during the three seasons he spen...
- Fri Sep 15 4:10 PM
London (AFP) – Antonio Conte has warned his Chelsea stars to keep their cool as they bid to avoid more red card misery against Arsenal on Sunday. Conte’s side have lost their past two meetings with Arsenal in the FA Cup final and the Community Shield after having a player sent off in each encount...
- Fri Sep 15 3:58 PM
London (AFP) – Antonio Conte says Chelsea’s Premier League clash with Arsenal should go ahead on Sunday despite an explosive device being detonated on a tube train near the club’s west London stadium. At least 22 people were injured after a bomb exploded on a packed London Underground train durin...
- Fri Sep 15 3:49 PM
After the first group games in this weeks Champions League were completed, TV Pundit and Ex-Pro Rio Ferdinand
believes that Chelsea are England's best hope for success this season. As we all know the game the other night was an expected result against what can only be described as the whipping b...
- Fri Sep 15 3:48 PM
As more and more money is ploughed into the Premier League with TV and commercial deals leading to the inflated transfer fees paid for mediocre players this past summer - Pedro Rodriguez signing for Chelsea at a cost of £19m has turned out to be an absolute steal. Having played in arguably the b...
- Fri Sep 15 3:03 PM
Too Close for Comfort Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 15/09/2017 14:50:49 This morning, as the good folk of London prepared for another days` hard graft, a terror incident occurred.
- Fri Sep 15 1:51 PM
We`re a Damn Confident Lot at Vital Chelsea Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 15/09/2017 13:35:17 It's hardly worth Arsenal turning up!
- Fri Sep 15 1:02 PM
Is This Hazard's Last Season with Chelsea? Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 15/09/2017 12:45:05 As we await the big-match against Arsenal this Sunday, it has been interesting this week monitoring our thoughts relating to the long-term future of Eden Hazard
- Fri Sep 15 1:00 PM
Fernando Llorente has revealed a last minute call from Mauricio Pochettino convinced him to join Tottenham instead of Chelsea on deadline day. The Spaniard made his first appearance for Spurs as a late substitute in the 3-1 win over Borussia Dortmund on Wednesday evening. Asked why he joined the...
- Fri Sep 15 12:28 PM
Odds update: Cech backs Arsenal to beat Chelsea, recent record suggests otherwise - originally posted on Sportslens.com Petr Cech
believes Arsenal can win at Chelsea on Sunday, but recent history suggests the home side are an outstanding bet this weekend. Arsenal haven’t beaten Chelsea at Stamfor...
- Fri Sep 15 11:43 AM
Tottenham new boy Fernando Llorente reveals why he snubbed Chelsea move - originally posted on Sportslens.com Tottenham’s latest signing Fernando Llorente has revealed that club manager Mauricio Pochettino convinced him to join the North London club over local rivals Chelsea. Following summer-lon...
- Fri Sep 15 7:17 AM
Chelsea vs Arsenal Score Predictions Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 15/09/2017 06:59:35 There's surely only one outcome in this game, and it's not going Arsenal's way
- Thu Sep 14 7:12 PM
Diego Costa is a balloon, says Roy Keane - originally posted on Sportslens.com If there is anything that Roy Keane is famous for aside from his industrious performances in the middle of the pitch, it is his no-nonsense approach to football punditry. The former Manchester United captain was at his...
- Thu Sep 14 5:41 PM
Chelsea Loan Youngster Picks Up Injury Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 14/09/2017 17:23:50 Reports filtered through this afternoon that one of our plethora of players out on loan has picked up a bad injury.
- Thu Sep 14 12:36 PM
3-4-2-1 v Chelsea: Wenger without these 2 Arsenal first team players for the derby; Team News, Stats and Predicted Lineups - originally posted on Sportslens.com Chelsea vs ArsenalEnglish Premier League 2017/1817th September, 13:30 pm BSTStamford Bridge, London Chelsea vs Arsenal Preview Chelsea h...
- Thu Sep 14 12:25 PM
The Chelsea Injury Table Updated 14/09/2017 Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 14/09/2017 12:04:37 Our weekly update looking at the injury table for Chelsea FC and also comparing with all our competitors in the Premier League.
- Thu Sep 14 11:35 AM
An Atalanta Win Needed Vitalfootball: Everton: 14/09/2017 11:14:10 Having suffered successive defeats against Chelsea and Tottenham, either side of the break, Everton will next face Manchester United, well, after Atalanta in the Europa League.
- Thu Sep 14 10:28 AM
Diego Costa - Please Let the End Be Nigh Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 14/09/2017 10:14:06 Don`t shoot me, I`m only the messenger and only doing my duty!
- Thu Sep 14 9:26 AM
Officials - Chelsea v Arsenal (17/9/17) Vitalfootball: Arsenal: 14/09/2017 09:16:20 The Premier League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game between Chelsea and Arsenal this Sunday.
- Thu Sep 14 7:59 AM
Chelsea Starting XI vs. Arsenal Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 14/09/2017 07:24:05 It's getting harder to predict what Antonio Conte will do
- Thu Sep 14 7:11 AM
Chelsea Look To Stick It To The Man Against Arsena Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 14/09/2017 06:47:50 Following three losses against the Gunner's, Chelsea look to defeat the media's anti-Chelsea campaign
- Wed Sep 13 10:28 PM
Hazard Contract Extension On The Cards Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 13/09/2017 22:02:41 Eden Hazard
looking likely to extend his deal as he returns to full fitness.
- Wed Sep 13 6:29 PM
Zappacosta, Shot or Cross? Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 13/09/2017 18:07:53 Last night, against FK Qarabag, Davide Zappacosta was given his first start for Chelsea Football Club.
- Wed Sep 13 6:07 PM
Is Diego Costa`s Exit Drawing Ever Nearer? Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 13/09/2017 17:53:03 It seems that may well be the case.
- Wed Sep 13 5:46 PM
The Just How Far in the CL Will Chelsea Go Poll Re Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 13/09/2017 17:32:17 Last night, the 6-0 victory in the Champions League group stage, against FK Qarabag, was most welcome.
- Wed Sep 13 1:19 PM
Chelsea 6 FK Qarabag 0 - Post-Match Fascinating Fa Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 13/09/2017 12:52:17 Last night, after the emphatic 6-0 rout of the Azerbaijan champions, FK Qarabag, we took the opportunity to dig out some facts you may find interesting.
- Wed Sep 13 1:19 PM
Chelsea 6 FK Qarabag 0 - Views from the Bench Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 13/09/2017 13:03:19 Last night, thanks to a competent display, Chelsea earned their first three points of their Champions` League group campaign.
- Wed Sep 13 8:49 AM
Chelsea v Qarabag, View From The Stands Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 13/09/2017 08:38:58 Chelsea ease past the Horsemen
- Wed Sep 13 2:30 AM
London (AFP) – Antonio Conte believes his decision to rest several of Chelsea stars for their Champions League demolition of Qarabag will be rewarded when the Blues face Arsenal on Sunday. Conte left out David Luiz, Antonio Rudiger, Victor Moses and Alvaro Morata for Tuesday’s 6-0 thumping of th...
- 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 Chose the Wrong Club Claim Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 12/09/2017 12:02:20 Drogba tells his good friend the truth!
- 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 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