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Soccerlens - Thu Oct 19 5:54 PM
Blow for Arsenal and Chelsea in pursuit of Inter Milan 24-year-old - originally posted on Sportslens.com Arsenal and Chelsea have hit a stumbling block in their pursuit for Inter Milan striker Mauro Icardi, with reports from Italy that his release clause could be raised to ward off interest. Acco...
Vital Football - Thu Oct 19 5:23 PM
Debunked Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 19/10/2017 16:55:49 I think it`s time to dispel another false theory/idea/story that is often being thrown around on this site this season and constantly used as an excuse whenever we perform poorly.
Vital Football - Thu Oct 19 3:41 PM
Matic transfer joke increasingly unfunny Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 19/10/2017 15:21:05 Chelsea were both lucky to hold Roma to a draw last night, and a shade unlucky.
Vital Football - Thu Oct 19 1:03 PM
Chelsea 3 Roma 3 - Conte`s Post-Match Views Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 19/10/2017 12:35:47 Last night, leading 2-0, Chelsea looked as if they were going to snatch defeat from the jaws of victory when Roma showed their class to take a 3-2 lead.
Tottenham Blog - Thu Oct 19 12:00 PM
Gareth Bale would consider joining Tottenham if he leaves Real Madrid next summer, according to reports in Spain. The Welshman left Spurs in the summer of 2013 for a then record fee of around £85 million. He has won the Champions League three times with Madrid, but Bale has been consistently link...
Vital Football - Thu Oct 19 11:00 AM
The Chelsea Injury Table Updated 19/10/2017 Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 19/10/2017 10:37:29 Our weekly update looking at the injury table for Chelsea FC and also comparing with all our competitors in the Premier League.
Vital Football - Thu Oct 19 9:27 AM
Officials - Chelsea v Watford (21/10/17) Vitalfootball: Watford: 19/10/2017 09:11:37 The Premier League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game between Chelsea and Watford this Saturday.
Republik Of Mancunia - Thu Oct 19 9:00 AM
John Terry Five years ago, John Terry was found guilty of racially abusing Anton Ferdinand by an independent regulatory commission. The FA’s enquiry took place after Terry had been found not guilty in court, where it couldn’t be proven beyond reasonable doubt that the former England and Chelsea c...
Chelsea Daft - Thu Oct 19 8:47 AM
Chelsea drew 3-3 with Roma in matchday three of our Champions League group on a night of fantastic attacking football that demonstrated the best and worst of Antonio Conte's side at the moment. For the neutrals, this was an immense game of football and another demonstration of how teams in Italy...
RedCafe.net - Thu Oct 19 8:44 AM
RedCafe.net - Thu Oct 19 8:43 AM
Wenger vs SAF Rafa vs Allardyce Rafa vs SAF Capello vs Sacchi Mourinho vs Guardiola Mourinho vs Wenger Clough vs Revie Cruyff vs Van Gaal SAF vs Kenny Dalglish Mourinho vs Rafa Mourinho vs Frank Rijkaard SAF vs Keegan Which was/is the fiercest managerial rivalry we have ever seen? And of course,...
EPL Talk - Thu Oct 19 1:50 AM
London (AFP) – Antonio Conte took the blame for Chelsea’s failure to protect their lead in a thrilling 3-3 draw against Roma in the Champions League. Blues boss Conte opted to deploy Brazil defender David Luiz in midfield in a bid to solidify his injury-hit team. Luiz gave Chelsea the lead at Sta...
Red Rants - Thu Oct 19 1:30 AM
Manchester United’s injury list has been building up in recent weeks with Eric Bailly, Marouane Fellaini and Michael Carrick joining Paul Pogba, Marcos Rojo and Zlatan Ibrahimovic on the sidelines. Jose Mourinho admitted he was short of options for our… Continue Reading →
Vital Football - Wed Oct 18 11:10 PM
Luiz In Midfield Didn`t Work For Conte Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 18/10/2017 22:52:11 Nonetheless, he should persevere as it's a role that suits the Brazilian
Tottenham Blog - Wed Oct 18 11:00 PM
Graeme Le Saux has suggested Chelsea youngster Charly Musonda should join Tottenham if he is frustrated with his lack of chances at Stamford Bridge. Musonda, a 21-year-old attacking midfielder, recently criticised his current employers for failing to reward his hard work with a chance in the firs...
EPL Talk - Wed Oct 18 10:45 PM
Paris (AFP) – Chelsea were grateful to Eden Hazard for grabbing a 3-3 draw in a Champions League thriller against Roma on Wednesday, while Manchester United, Barcelona, Paris Saint-Germain, Bayern Munich and Juventus all won. Hazard headed in his second goal of the night from a Pedro Rodriguez cr...
Vital Football - Wed Oct 18 10:36 PM
Battle At The Bridge Ends In Stalemate Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 18/10/2017 22:14:05 It's a while since Stamford Bridge has seen a game like this one
EPL Talk - Wed Oct 18 10:11 PM
London (AFP) – Eden Hazard came to Chelsea’s rescue after his side blew a two-goal lead in a dramatic 3-3 draw with Roma in the Champions League on Wednesday. Antonio Conte’s team looked on course for a comfortable victory at Stamford Bridge thanks to first half goals from David Luiz and Hazard a...
Vital Football - Wed Oct 18 7:12 PM
Chelsea v Roma - Team-Sheets Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 18/10/2017 18:51:37 With two wins from their first two Group C Group games, a win for Chelsea tonight will put them in prime position to qualify for the knockout stages.
Republik Of Mancunia - Wed Oct 18 7:03 PM
De Gea, Valencia, Lindelof, Smalling, Blind; Herrera, Matic, Mata, Mkhitaryan, Rashford; Lukaku. Subs: Romero, Darmian, Jones, McTominay, Lingard, Young, Martial.
SBNation - Wed Oct 18 4:36 PM
Chelsea want to keep their good Champions League form rolling. Chelsea aren’t quite off to the start to the Premier League season that they want, but the Champions League has been a different story altogether. They’re the only team in Group C with two wins in the first two matches of the group, a...
EPL Talk - Wed Oct 18 11:00 AM
If you’re trying to find out how you can watch Chelsea vs. Roma, you’ve come to the right place. After a shock defeat against Crystal Palace at the weekend, Chelsea will want to bounce back against Roma on Wednesday in their third game in the UEFA Champions League this season. Game: Chelsea vs. R...
Republik Of Mancunia - Wed Oct 18 11:00 AM
Nemanja Matic was sold to Benfica from Chelsea when he was 23-years-old. He had only played two games for the west London club before leaving for Portugal to play for Jorge Jesus, who now manages Sporting. Jesus converted Matic from a playmaker in to a defensive midfielder. Ahead of Manchester Un...
Vital Football - Wed Oct 18 9:42 AM
Conte Admits Summer Interest in Nainggolan Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 18/10/2017 09:15:09 Somebody in the opposition side tonight could, if things had of turned out differently, been wearing the colours of Chelsea tonight.
Vital Football - Wed Oct 18 8:22 AM
Your Confidence Shines through in Abundance Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 18/10/2017 07:50:07 Is tonight going to be a good night?
Soccerlens - Wed Oct 18 8:13 AM
Chelsea legend blasts Arsenal, says club has "too many false dawns" - originally posted on Sportslens.com Chelsea legend Frank Lampard has backed Watford striker Troy Deeney over his criticism of Arsenal. Deeney infuriated Arsene Wenger by accusing Arsenal of lacking “cojones” after inspiring Wat...
Vital Football - Wed Oct 18 8:00 AM
Match Day Moments - Roma (h) Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 18/10/2017 07:16:20 Chelsea resume their Champions League campaign with a Group 'C` game against the Serie A side, Roma.
Vital Football - Wed Oct 18 12:31 AM
Edin Dzeko Fearing Chelsea`s Anger Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 18/10/2017 00:08:53 Let's hope his fear is well placed
Vital Football - Tue Oct 17 11:19 PM
Chelsea Look To Ghanaian As Morata Backup Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 17/10/2017 23:00:18 With Morata back in contention for a place in the starting XI, it's time for the Chelsea hierarchy to consider potential second striker options
Soccerlens - Tue Oct 17 10:45 PM
Barcelona and Chelsea battling for £53m-rated defender - originally posted on Sportslens.com Chelsea have competition in their pursuit of Napoli centre-back Kalidou Koulibaly, with Barcelona reportedly keen on the Senegalese defender, according to The Sun. Antonio Conte’s side tried and failed to...
Soccerlens - Tue Oct 17 8:11 PM
Everton and Chelsea hopes dashed as transfer target signs new deal - originally posted on Sportslens.com Everton and Chelsea target David Brooks has signed a new four-year contract with Sheffield United. The 20-year-old midfielder has been linked with a move to the Premier League after impressing...
Vital Football - Tue Oct 17 5:17 PM
Chelsea v Roma (Champions League) - Fascinating Fa Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 17/10/2017 17:05:05 How does it bode for Chelsea? What do the record books tell us!
Vital Football - Tue Oct 17 5:17 PM
Chelsea v Roma - Early Team News Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 17/10/2017 17:01:01 On Wednesday evening Chelsea will be hoping to further their hopes of making the knockout stages of the Champions League, when they entertain Roma.
EPL Talk - Tue Oct 17 4:46 PM
London (AFP) – Antonio Conte says the injury problems that threaten to derail Chelsea’s season have been caused by his side’s increased workload. Conte’s team have lost their last two Premier League matches against Manchester City and Crystal Palace as the injury bug bites ahead of Roma’s visit t...
EPL Talk - Tue Oct 17 4:15 PM
London (AFP) – Chelsea defender Marcos Alonso admitted Tuesday that the Premier League champions cannot afford to lose another match if they want to successfully defend the title. Antonio Conte’s side are lagging nine points behind leaders Manchester City after losing their last two league matche...
Chelsea Daft - Tue Oct 17 2:17 PM
Antonio Conte has confirmed that after three days training with the first team that Alvaro Morata is in contention to start tomorrow night against Roma at Stamford Bridge. When asked of Morata and having answered that he was in contention Antonio Conte was asked again if he would start. He respo...
Chelsea Daft - Tue Oct 17 2:16 PM
Antonio Conte has given up on Michy Batshuayi and has identified two Premier League strikers that he would like Chelsea to sign in January as he looks to bolster his attacking options. Now this is according to various press reports after the fallout from the defeat to Crystal Palace, our second...
Chelsea Daft - Tue Oct 17 2:15 PM
According to various press reports, Barcelona boss Ernesto Valverde is considering an approach in January to try and sign Chelsea wing back Marcos Alonso just eighteen months after he joined the blues. I have to be honest here, not many eyebrows were raised when he signed for the club after havi...
Soccerlens - Tue Oct 17 1:08 PM
3-4-3 v Roma: Injury blow for Conte, Chelsea without these 3 first team players for vital clash; Team News, Stats & Predictions - originally posted on Sportslens.com Chelsea vs Roma UEFA Champions League 2017/18 18th October, 19:45 pm BST Stamford Bridge, London Live Stream: Watch Chelsea vs Roma...
Vital Football - Tue Oct 17 12:34 PM
Name the Starting XI - Roma (h) Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 17/10/2017 12:24:21 Is it time for Antonio Conte to ring the changes?
Vital Football - Tue Oct 17 11:22 AM
You Believe Conte Will Select Morata v Roma Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 17/10/2017 11:11:00 Ahead of the tantalising Champions` League group game, at Stamford Bridge, against Roma, we used our poll to ask a very pertinent question.
Vital Football - Tue Oct 17 11:22 AM
Barcelona Targeting Chelsea Defender Vitalfootball: Barca: 17/10/2017 10:59:34 As we may have stated before, the transfer window is currently closed, however, it doesn`t stop transfer speculation appearing in the media.
Vital Football - Tue Oct 17 8:09 AM
Chelsea's Alonso Wanted by Barcelona Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 17/10/2017 07:46:40 Lurking in the media this morning is the suggestion that Marcos Alonso is a wanted man.
EPL Talk - Tue Oct 17 3:21 AM
Paris (AFP) – Jose Mourinho’s Manchester United will be looking to maintain their robust start to their Champions League campaign when they head to Benfica on Wednesday while Antonio Conte’s Chelsea entertain Roma. Barcelona and Lionel Messi meanwhile play their first home match at the Camp Nou s...
EPL Talk - Tue Oct 17 2:05 AM
London (AFP) – Frustrated by his past failures, Chelsea star Eden Hazard has been urged to finally stamp his mark on the Champions League. While Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi and Neymar have cemented their legendary status with headline-stealing performances in Europe’s elite club competition,...
Vital Football - Mon Oct 16 5:15 PM
Chelsea Ladies Draw Revealed in Champions League Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 16/10/2017 17:01:03 Around lunch-time, UK time, the draw was made for the last 16 of the Women`s Champions League.
Vital Football - Mon Oct 16 5:15 PM
Where is the Beef? Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 16/10/2017 16:55:45 The above question was first raised by a US Politician to demand for the details of his opponent's rhetoric`s.
Vital Football - Mon Oct 16 4:44 PM
CFC Board Clownshow Continues Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 16/10/2017 16:27:53 Chelsea went down to hopeless Crystal Palace on Saturday in a defeat that can be laid entirely at the feet of the hapless CFC board.
Chelsea Daft - Mon Oct 16 3:37 PM
Chelsea face Roma on Wednesday night in match-day three of our Champions League group knowing that a win would put us in the perfect position to qualify for the next round. Heading into the game, having suffered three Premier League defeats in eight games so far this season, Chelsea need to build...
Chelsea Daft - Mon Oct 16 3:36 PM
As Chelsea have struggled for goals in the absence of Alvaro Morata, there are now calls for Tammy Abraham to be recalled from his loan at Swansea as early as January. One area that we can all agree needs to have more strength in depth is and has been our options up front. I still personally bel...
Chelsea Daft - Mon Oct 16 3:34 PM
After Chelsea's 2-1 defeat to Crystal Palace on Saturday, one ex-pro - a Champions League winner, has already made a claim that Chelsea are shadow of the side that won the Premier League last season. We all knew it was going to happen after Saturday's defeat to Crystal Palace , we knew the negat...
Chelsea Daft - Mon Oct 16 1:00 PM
Chelsea suffered their third Premier League defeat of the season in just eight games, their second in a row for the first time under the stewardship of Antonio Conte. It was a game we all were more than confident heading into as we travelled across London on Saturday afternoon. Crystal Palace ha...
Vital Football - Mon Oct 16 10:00 AM
Zaha's Dream Chelsea Return Vitalfootball: Crystal Palace: 16/10/2017 09:43:30 Wilfried Zaha made the perfect return to Crystal Palace's first team as he hit the winner against Chelsea this weekend.
Vital Football - Mon Oct 16 9:28 AM
Chelsea - The Truth Hurts Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 16/10/2017 09:17:35 The defeat, on Saturday, away to Crystal Palace, leaves Chelsea nine points behind the current Premier League leaders Manchester City.
Vital Football - Mon Oct 16 8:14 AM
Conte Has Faith in Batshuayi Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 16/10/2017 08:03:16 The performance the team gave against Crystal Palace wasn`t acceptable.
Vital Football - Mon Oct 16 8:14 AM
Chelsea Interested in Young Barcelona Striker Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 16/10/2017 07:35:39 Looking towards the future, it is being reported that Chelsea are showing some interest in a 17-year-old striker who is currently on the books of the Catalan giants Barcelona.
Soccerlens - Mon Oct 16 7:48 AM
Former Liverpool winger says Chelsea title bid is over, too soon to write them off? - originally posted on Sportslens.com Former Liverpool winger Steve McManaman believes reigning Premier League champions Chelsea can forget about retaining their title. The Blues lost 2-1 at Crystal Palace on Satu...
Vital Football - Sun Oct 15 10:41 PM
Roma Struggling With Injuries As Morata Returns Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 15/10/2017 22:21:24 Some good news in a Premier League weekend of woe, Morata was out training with the first team today
Vital Football - Sun Oct 15 9:55 PM
Chelsea Welcome The EPL Break And Roma Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 15/10/2017 21:39:45 The games keep on coming, Antonio Conte finding out about football in England the hard way, next up a familiar opposition, Roma
Soccerlens - Sun Oct 15 6:56 PM
Former Chelsea player on top of Guardiola's transfer wishlist, Man City want him in January - originally posted on Sportslens.com Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola wants his team to challenge on all front this season and therefore he is looking to add his squad in January. According to report...
Vital Football - Sun Oct 15 3:22 PM
Well We Gauged That One Wrong Didn`t We Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 15/10/2017 14:52:55 Ahead of the Premier League fixture, at Selhurst Park, against Crystal Palace, we ran our usual pre-match poll, on our front-page.
Vital Football - Sun Oct 15 2:20 PM
Chelsea target has a decision to make Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 15/10/2017 14:01:26 One player that Chelsea have been linked to, in recent transfer speculation, is Leon Goretzka.
Vital Football - Sun Oct 15 10:21 AM
Meanwhile, Down in South Wales Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 15/10/2017 10:01:06 There is a ray of sunshine.
Vital Football - Sun Oct 15 10:21 AM
Chelsea Target Offered Huge New Deal by Current Cl Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 15/10/2017 10:00:48 Chelsea`s failure to add another top-notch striker to the squad could prove costly in the quest for silverware this season.
Vital Football - Sun Oct 15 10:02 AM
Crystal Palace 2 Chelsea 1 - Post Match Horror Fac Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 15/10/2017 09:44:07 Four facts that'll make you weep!
Vital Football - Sun Oct 15 10:02 AM
At Least the Day Ended on a High Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 15/10/2017 09:34:36 Read on to find out how
RedCafe.net - Sun Oct 15 8:53 AM
For years Chelsea's transfer record was held up as an example of how well run they were. Well here we are years later and I can't remember a bigger club having a worse time of it. Top scorer in the Premier League - Lukaku Best performing player in the Premier League - De Bruyne And that's with pl...
Vital Football - Sun Oct 15 8:33 AM
With Costa Gone Antonio Conte Has Mislaid The Dres Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 15/10/2017 08:07:32 We're not quite at a 2015-16 meltdown yet, there is still hope, but it's moving closer
EPL Talk - Sun Oct 15 12:55 AM
London (AFP) – Antonio Conte admits Chelsea are going through a “difficult moment” after the Premier League champions crashed to a shock 2-1 defeat at lowly Crystal Palace. The loss left Conte’s side nine points adrift of leaders Manchester City and the pain was compounded by a hamstring injury t...
Sergio Ramos' comments? We must bring manners and respect with us wherever we go, Conte said.
Daily Mail - 10:29 AM
Hopping on a moving train is not good for top coaches and right now, I don't feel the need to return immediately, Conte said. Maybe I'll change my mind in two or three months -- never say never -- but today I'm really convinced that it's best to wait for a project all of my own.
Soccernet - 9:47 AM
Roberto (Mancini) I think is the right person to start this path with the national team, said Conte. I see many good young players. It's good news for the future. We need to be patient always remembering that we're talking of the Italian national team.
Sky Sports - 8:25 AM
Real Madrid? As I see it, it is better to wait until the end of the season than to take a train running now, said Conte. I want to wait for June and start again with a new project. In three months I could change my mind and deny everything, but I've always thought of it this way.
Mirror - 8:13 PM