- Fri Jan 19 10:25 PM
Gossip: Jan 19th 10pm Chelsea Roundup Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 19/01/2018 22:06:01 It's been a quiet day on the transfer front
- Fri Jan 19 8:00 PM
Thibaut Courtois set to sign new deal with Chelsea - originally posted on Sportslens.com The long-running contract saga of Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois looks to be coming to an end, according to The Sun. Speculation over a possible return to La Liga has been rife since Real Madrid showed a...
- Fri Jan 19 7:33 PM
Chelsea plotting shock move for out-of-form striker who has scored just once this season - originally posted on Sportslens.com Chelsea are looking to improve their attacking options in January and the Blues have identified Christian Benteke as a target. The Belgian has struggled to impress at Cry...
- Fri Jan 19 4:55 PM
London (AFP) – Antonio Conte accepted Pedro dived in a controversial FA Cup tie that has left Chelsea without the forward and fellow striker Alvaro Morata for a Premier League match at Brighton on Saturday. Pedro and Morata were both sent off after they each received an initial yellow card for di...
- Fri Jan 19 4:52 PM
Brighton v Chelsea - Fascinating Facts Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 19/01/2018 16:52:27 Amidst the doom and gloom of not having a won a game in 2018, inside 90 minutes, yet, we`re looking forward to the trip to take on Brighton on Saturday lunch-time.
- Fri Jan 19 4:49 PM
Brighton v Chelsea - Early Team News Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 19/01/2018 16:30:54 Chelsea, after edging past Norwich City on Wednesday evening in an FA Cup 3rd round replay are back in action this Saturday lunch-time.
- Fri Jan 19 4:22 PM
Conte Giving No Hints Relating to Striker Acquisit Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 19/01/2018 16:22:59 It looks like we're all being kept in the dark!
- Fri Jan 19 3:04 PM
76% win ratio, 3 titles, 1 European trophy: Chelsea identify Antonio Conte replacement - originally posted on Sportslens.com According to the Daily Star, Chelsea have identified a replacement for manager Antonio Conte, in a move that would also see a new Director of Football installed. Former Bar...
- Fri Jan 19 1:55 PM
Chavs rumoured to be in for Crouch. A sure sign that Conte wont be there next season.
- Fri Jan 19 12:26 PM
Loftus-Cheek World Cup Hopes Hit by Injury Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 19/01/2018 12:04:42 After going out on-loan for the whole of the 2017 / 2018 season, to Crystal Palace, Ruben Loftus-Cheek enjoyed a spectacular start to the season.
Hammers in the Heart
- Fri Jan 19 11:22 AM
So Andy Carroll
's ankle has intervened in the strange tug-of-love with Chelsea. He's going to be out for at least a month with his latest ankle injury and that should be enough to kill any deal with Chelsea. In fact now the Blues are considering Peter Crouch… But thinking about Andy has made me r...
- Fri Jan 19 8:44 AM
Batshuayi Not Part Of The Roma Deal Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 19/01/2018 08:26:37 At Vital Chelsea, we like the sound of this deal, come on Marina make it happen
- Fri Jan 19 8:01 AM
Former Arsenal star urges Chelsea to sign star striker despite rumours of Bundesliga move - originally posted on Sportslens.com Former Arsenal midfielder Ray Parlour has urged Chelsea to make a move for Olivier Giroud. The Premier League champions have been linked with Andy Carroll this month, al...
- Fri Jan 19 7:39 AM
Storm Clouds Gather as Transfer Ban Looms for Chel Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 19/01/2018 07:39:08 This morning several news sources are reporting that these could be worrying times for Chelsea Football Club.
- Fri Jan 19 7:36 AM
Chelsea have been accused, after an initial Fifa investigation, of breaking the rules on the signing of 25 foreign players under the age of 18. The number of cases could rise, with the matter now in the hands of the governing body’s disciplinary committee, which has the power to impose sanctions...
- Fri Jan 19 5:45 AM
injured: Chelsea linked with Crouch, Llorente and Dzeko - originally posted on Sportslens.com The transfer window can be a funny beast at the best of times. Shock signings aplenty and rumours galore. It’s no secret that Chelsea are on the hunt for another striker. Alvaro Morata is ou...
- Fri Jan 19 1:28 AM
Brighton (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Antonio Conte will attempt to find a solution to Chelsea’s problems in front of goal without the services of suspended pair Alvaro Morata and Pedro when they face Brighton on Saturday. Michy Batshuayi’s strike in the midweek FA Cup third-round replay win against...
- Fri Jan 19 1:08 AM
According to various reports in the press, Chelsea have abandoned their year-long pursuit of Alex Sandro
having baulked at the asking price from Juventus and have identified a Brazilian born Italian as the alternative - Emerson Palmieri. First and foremost I am overjoyed at the news and I have t...
- Fri Jan 19 1:07 AM
Having been linked with total nonsense of late in the press, Chelsea have finally been linked with a move to bring in a top-class, ex-Premier League striker to provide competition to Alvaro Morata. You can forget your Andy Carroll and Peter Crouch for that matter, Roma's Eden Dzeko is the name t...
- Fri Jan 19 1:05 AM
Chelsea's reported transfer target Andy Carroll
has been struck down by injury which puts an end to our "reported" interest only to discover from somewhere that we have now expressed an "interest" in Peter Crouch! It's fair to say that Chelsea fans have been put through it these past couple of we...
- Thu Jan 18 11:15 PM
Chelsea`s Glass Is Still Half Full Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 18/01/2018 22:55:49 Let's quit with the doom and gloom, we're still fighting on all fronts after all Manchester City aren't in the Checkatrade Trophy
- Thu Jan 18 11:00 PM
Chelsea are interested in signing Fernando Llorente this month, according to The Independent. Llorente was linked with a move to Chelsea for a long time before Spurs hijacked the deal late in the summer transfer window – the Spaniard has scored only twice since then. But The Independent claims Co...
- Thu Jan 18 10:44 PM
Murphy stepped out of the crowd and onto the tee, and then proceeded to put it closer than the world No. 1 in a quick contest during the opening round of the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship. Rory McIlroy, Dustin Johnson, and Tommy Fleetwood may be stars on today’s PGA and European T...
- Thu Jan 18 9:59 PM
Gossip: Jan 18th 10pm Chelsea Roundup Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 18/01/2018 21:59:44 Still no more signings, but the rumour mill keeps on turning
Cartilage Free Captain
- Thu Jan 18 4:43 PM
Silly season! It’s not a transfer window without a couple of completely improbable and hilarious transfer rumor stories. As a public service to you, our loyal readers, we like to point these out and explain to you why these kinds of rumors aren’t likely to happen. We call it “Dispatches from Bat...
- Thu Jan 18 2:55 PM
Chelsea are considering a move for Tottenham striker Fernando Llorente as they seek alternative options to West Ham's Amdy Carroll.
- Thu Jan 18 1:49 PM
Guardiola wants this 26-yr-old Chelsea target to replace Man City fan favourite - originally posted on Sportslens.com Nice midfielder Jean-Michael Seri has been linked with a move to the Premier League recently and it seems that Chelsea and Manchester City are interested in signing him. According...
- Thu Jan 18 11:45 AM
Tickets priced at double what they should have been in mid-January. For a game that was televised for all anyway. And thousands displaced because Norwich demanded the whole shed and then failed to sell even half of it. Utter farce. And that's before the game even kicked off. Us : In a week when...
- Thu Jan 18 9:01 AM
High Drama As Norwich Take Chelsea To Brink Vitalfootball: Norwich: 18/01/2018 09:01:24 What a cruel way to lose, though
- Thu Jan 18 8:29 AM
Chelsea Injury Table At Three Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 18/01/2018 08:03:38 Our weekly update looking at the injury table for Chelsea FC and also comparing with all our competitors in the Premier League.
- Thu Jan 18 6:45 AM
Chelsea target Roma defender Emerson Palmieri - originally posted on Sportslens.com Chelsea are keen on Italian left-back Emerson Palmieri, according to well respected Italian journalist Gianluca Di Marzio. Palmieri suffered a cruciate ligament injury last May, and has only recently returned. Th...
- Thu Jan 18 6:38 AM
STANFORD, Calif. (AP) -- Oscar
Da Silva scored eight of his 14 points in the final four minutes and Stanford held on to beat No. 16 Arizona State 86-77 on Wednesday night. Reid Travis had 18 points and 10 rebounds for the Cardinal (11-8, 5-1 Pac-12), who nearly squandered a 15-point second half l...
- Thu Jan 18 6:34 AM
Officials - Brighton v Chelsea (20/1/18) Vitalfootball: Brighton: 18/01/2018 06:34:47 The Premier League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game between Brighton and Chelsea this Saturday.
- Thu Jan 18 6:30 AM
Michy Batshuayi wanted by Borussia Dortmund - originally posted on Sportslens.com Reports in Germany are suggesting Chelsea striker Michy Batshuayi is wanted by Bundesliga giants Borussia Dortmund. The Belgian would be a direct replacement for Arsenal-bound Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang. Since a £33...
- Wed Jan 17 11:37 PM
London (AFP) – Chelsea needed a penalty shoot-out before finally killing off Norwich after a 1-1 draw in Wednesday’s FA Cup third round replay, while Bournemouth slumped to a 3-0 defeat at Wigan. Antonio Conte’s side finished extra-time down to nine men after late red cards for Pedro and Alvaro M...
- Wed Jan 17 10:46 PM
As VAR Misses One Chelsea Score Six To Win Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 17/01/2018 22:46:14 Well that was some night, blood pressure pills please
- Wed Jan 17 10:25 PM
Chelsea doing everything possible here to try and fast track Andy Carroll
to Stamford Bridge. 1-1 in extra time against Norwich.
- Wed Jan 17 10:05 PM
Gossip: Jan 17th 10pm Chelsea Roundup Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 17/01/2018 22:05:34 Alexis Sanchez on his way to United, even VAR got that one right
- Wed Jan 17 8:27 PM
Madrid (AFP) – Diego Costa’s third goal in four matches wasn’t enough for Atletico Madrid as Sevilla twice scored late to stun their hosts 2-1 in the first leg of the Copa del Rey quarter-finals on Wednesday, while Valencia also came from a goal down to beat lowly Alaves. Costa struck for dominan...
- Wed Jan 17 7:19 PM
Chelsea v Norwich City - Team-Sheets Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 17/01/2018 18:59:12 Conte opts for a weakened starting eleven shock!
- Wed Jan 17 6:14 PM
Chelsea v Norwich City - Fascinating Facts Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 17/01/2018 17:44:38 Ahead of the intriguing FA Cup 3rd round replay against Norwich City tonight, we delved into the record and from books to come up with a few fascinating facts.
- Wed Jan 17 6:14 PM
The Great 'Will Chelsea Sign Alexis Sanchez` Poll Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 17/01/2018 17:45:37 He may not be the most expensive transfer of the January window, but the Arsenal striker Alexis Sanchez is certainly the most talked about.
- Wed Jan 17 4:49 PM
Match Day Moments - Norwich (FA Cup 3rd Round Repl Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 17/01/2018 16:49:10 Tonight, Chelsea welcome Norwich City to Stamford Bridge for a 3rd round FA Cup replay.
- Wed Jan 17 4:48 PM
Another Day and More Carroll Speculation Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 17/01/2018 16:48:13 Another day has dawned and, as appears to be the norm this week, there is more speculation appearing in the press relating to Chelsea signing Andy Carroll.
- Wed Jan 17 12:06 PM
Chelsea star tipped to link up with top duo at Real Madrid - originally posted on Sportslens.com Chelsea star Eden Hazard
has been tipped to form a devastating new front three at Real Madrid. Spanish media outlet Marca has claimed Gareth Bale, Karim Benzema and Cristiano Ronaldo could be all be s...
- Wed Jan 17 11:00 AM
If you’re trying to find out how you can watch Chelsea vs. Norwich in the FA Cup 3rd Round replay, you’ve come to the right place. After Norwich City managed a nil-nil draw in the first match at Carrow Road, the Canaries travel to west London on Wednesday to face the mighty Chelsea at Stamford Br...
- Wed Jan 17 10:42 AM
Chelsea take on Norwich City tonight in the FA Cup third round replay at Stamford Bridge with a chance for Michy Batshuayi to stake a claim ahead of Andy Carroll
. Just saying that sounds ridiculous really but it's where we find ourselves at the moment. The constant speculation of the future of Th...
- Wed Jan 17 8:26 AM
Chelsea 3-4-3 Line-Up To Face Norwich Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 17/01/2018 07:59:07 It's all about goals, goals, goals and can Chelsea get one
Royal Blue Mersey
- Wed Jan 17 7:00 AM
In today’s links: Keane hopes to improve, Gameiro turns down Swansea and Walcott should sign today Are we excited about the pending addition of Theo Walcott
? Ugh! That question has bounced around the collective heads of Everton ians this week. I’m coming down firmly in the camp that is excited f...
- Wed Jan 17 6:56 AM
29-yr-old Conte target wants Chelsea move in January, rival club ready to sell for £20m - originally posted on Sportslens.com Chelsea are hoping to sign the West Ham striker Andy Carroll this month. Earlier it was believed that the Blues are eyeing up a loan deal but it seems that West Ham will o...
- Wed Jan 17 12:47 AM
David Moyes insisted tonight that he has no knowledge of any impending bid from Chelsea for Andy Carroll
- Tue Jan 16 10:03 PM
Gossip: 16th Jan 10pm Chelsea Roundup Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 16/01/2018 22:03:31 It's all no's, but there is still Andy Carroll
to look forward to
- Tue Jan 16 7:55 PM
OK, so we play United - Home, Liverpool - Away, Arsenal - Home, Chelsea - Away and City - home. How many points do you think we will get off of these teams?
- Tue Jan 16 7:29 PM
Chelsea v Norwich Team News Vitalfootball: Norwich: 16/01/2018 19:29:59 Can City produce another big performance?
- Tue Jan 16 6:16 PM
Chelsea v Norwich (FA Cup) - Managerial Chit-Chat Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 16/01/2018 17:46:46 Ahead of the FA Cup 3rd round replay, between Chelsea and Norwich, a tie deemed necessary after the teams drew 0-0 at Carrow Road, both managers spoke to the media.
- Tue Jan 16 6:16 PM
Chelsea v Norwich City (FA Cup) - Early Team News Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 16/01/2018 17:51:02 Can Chelsea ease through at the second attempt?
- Tue Jan 16 5:17 PM
Chelsea Cleared of Fraud in Barkley Deal Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 16/01/2018 16:59:32 The signing of Ross Barkley
, for a fee said to be of the magnitude of £15 million, certainly rattled a few cages up on Merseyside.
- Tue Jan 16 5:02 PM
A New Stamford Bridge Moves a Step Nearer Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 16/01/2018 16:31:08 A few days ago, the insinuation was made that Chelsea had run into problems with regards to the rebuilding of Stamford Bridge.
- Tue Jan 16 4:49 PM
Another Carroll to Chelsea Update Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 16/01/2018 16:49:57 Another day has dawned and yet more transfer tittle-tattle, relating to a move to Stamford Bridge has generated media column inches.
- Tue Jan 16 1:46 PM
is one of the best attacking midfielders in the world, and it does not come as a surprise that the Chelsea star has been linked with a move to Real Madrid. According to The Sun, the Spanish and European giants are preparing a bid of £120 million for the Belgium international, who can...
- Tue Jan 16 12:37 PM
Major blow for Moyes, West Ham star wants to join this rival club in January - originally posted on Sportslens.com Chelsea are interested in signing the West Ham striker Andy Carroll this month. According to reports, the Blues are hoping to land the England international on a loan deal and they h...
- Tue Jan 16 8:34 AM
Poll: Chelsea`s Troubles Are The Fans Fault Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 16/01/2018 08:34:56 There you go, you've no one else to blame but yourself
Royal Blue Mersey
- Tue Jan 16 7:48 AM
In today’s links: Tim Cahill returns to England, club legend praises Tosun and could Garbutt fill in at left back? Things feel a bit uneasy at Everton . One would assume that the club is in no danger of being relegated. And they cannot win any trophies this season (shocker). So, the focus should...
- Tue Jan 16 7:14 AM
Christensen In Team Of The Week (16/1/18) Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 16/01/2018 07:14:14 Chelsea are represented in the latest Premier League team of the week that has been selected by BBC pundit Garth Crooks.
- Tue Jan 16 6:45 AM
We are deep into the January transfer window with just a couple of weeks to go and after three successive 0-0 draws, Antonio Conte IS considering alternatives. One of those is Andy Carroll
. It's fair to say that the general consensus of opinion amongst the Chelsea supporters through social media...
- Tue Jan 16 6:45 AM
In a dramatic turn of events Chelsea are being linked with a late move to hijack a potential move by Alexis Sanchez to Manchester United. However, the sums being quoted to get a deal done are extortionate to say the least. Late last night it was revealed that Manchester City have pulled out of t...
- Tue Jan 16 6:35 AM
Chelsea - originally posted on Sportslens.com Sky Sports are reporting that Chelsea are set to come in with a late bid to sign Alexis Sanchez from Arsenal. It has looked increasingly likely the Chilean is Old Trafford bound. Manchester City look to have pulled out of the running after news of Uni...
- Tue Jan 16 12:07 AM
https://www.thenewman.co.uk/blogs/football/average-premier-league-face Spoiler: Chelsea Spoiler: Arsenal Spoiler: City SPOILER="United Average face of each premier league team
- Mon Jan 15 10:07 PM
Gossip: 15th Jan 10pm Chelsea Update Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 15/01/2018 22:07:35 A quiet night until the Sanchez story broke, it's probably nowt though
- Mon Jan 15 10:00 PM
Chelsea Hijack Sanchez Deal While United Play Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 15/01/2018 21:37:29 This one's too good for the tonights gossip
- Mon Jan 15 9:50 PM
Manchester United ran out comfortable 3-0 winners over Stoke City at Old Trafford this evening to move three points ahead of Liverpool and Chelsea in second place in the Premier League, and reducing the gap to 12 points behind Manchester… Continue Reading → The post Player Ratings: Man Utd 3-0 St...
Hammers in the Heart
- Mon Jan 15 9:40 PM
One of the more outlandish transfer rumours seems to have some currency, with the Evening Standard reporting that West Ham will block any move by Chelsea to bring in Andy Carroll on loan. It does make some kind of sense from Chelsea's viewpoint. Carroll would be an impact sub and play when Morata...
- Mon Jan 15 9:38 PM
Lots of rumours that Man City want him this month (rather than the summer). Arsenal want £35m for him. Man City want to spend £20m on him. Tweet — Twitter API (@user) date http://metro.co.uk/2018/01/07/manch ansfer-deal-desperate-alexis-sanchez-7211349/ https://www.express.co.uk/sport/football/90...
- Mon Jan 15 7:45 PM
Manchester United start this evening joint second, level on points with Liverpool and Chelsea following the weekend’s results. Victory over Stoke City would not only give us a three-point lead in the race for second place but reduce the deficit… Continue Reading → The post Confirmed Lineups: Man...
Republik Of Mancunia
- Mon Jan 15 7:05 PM
De Gea, Valencia, Jones, Smalling, Shaw, Matic, Pogba, Mata, Lingard, Martial, Lukaku
- Mon Jan 15 6:14 PM
Chelsea hold talks with agent, eager to sign Brazilian forward - originally posted on Sportslens.com Chelsea are eyeing a move for Watford forward Richarlison. The Blues have held talks with the Brazilian’s agent Giuliano Bertolucci in recent weeks. The 20-year-old has impressed this season since...
- Mon Jan 15 5:22 PM
Chelsea v Norwich - FA Cup - Match Officials Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 15/01/2018 16:56:17 With the games coming thick and fast at the moment, Chelsea are back in FA Cup action this Wednesday evening, when they take on Norwich City, in a 3rd round replay.
- Mon Jan 15 5:13 PM
That Carroll Speculation refuses to Go Away Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 15/01/2018 17:13:50 It`s one of those pieces of speculation that, no matter how hard you try to quash it, it keeps re-appearing.
- Mon Jan 15 12:52 PM
Chelsea are seeking to land Andy Carroll
from West Ham ON LOAN for the remainder of the current campaign, according to the latest tabloid speculation.
- Mon Jan 15 10:18 AM
The SkySports Football Show "The Debate" highlighted the amazing stat ahead of this weekends fixtures. With City losing to Liverpool and Chelsea picking up a point against Leicester both Managers now have amassed the same number of points since July 2016. It really is an incredible statistic bear...
- Mon Jan 15 9:30 AM
Chelsea must learn from past mistakes, Abramovich needs to back Antonio Conte - originally posted on Sportslens.com Frustration was felt throughout Stamford Bridge once again on Saturday afternoon. Chelsea had just claimed an unwanted record of three successive goalless draws. Incredibly this wa...
- Mon Jan 15 9:28 AM
Can Liverpool overtake Man Utd and Chelsea this season? - originally posted on Sportslens.com Liverpool’s 4-3 win against Manchester City in the Premier League on Sunday moved the Reds up to third in the table, level on points with Manchester United and Chelsea. United have a game in hand at home...
- Mon Jan 15 9:19 AM
Us : Still no Willian or Pesto. (F*ck off autospell) I was gutted. Why are we not grabbing this by the scruff of the neck? How can those two be tired when Conte benches them all of the time? To me it's like we're setting out in every game not to lose. Which doesn't automatically mean we are se...
- Mon Jan 15 6:00 AM
Chelsea plotting shock move for rival player, he would be the ideal partner for Morata - originally posted on Sportslens.com Chelsea are looking to improve their attacking options this month and reports claim that Andy Carroll is a target for Conte. According to Telegraph, Chelsea are worried abo...