- Thu Nov 2 10:34 PM
Chelsea`s Predicted Starting XI Against Jose Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 02/11/2017 22:18:02 It's a tough call but we're giving it a go
- Thu Nov 2 9:29 PM
Kante and Drinkwater To Face United`s Matic Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 02/11/2017 21:09:45 Following the Halloween disaster, Bonfire Night brings new promise
- Thu Nov 2 8:14 PM
Chelsea's next manager Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 02/11/2017 20:14:07 The season before last was a nightmare.
- Thu Nov 2 7:12 PM
Former Liverpool star cranks up the pressure on Chelsea - "they’re a bit of a shambles" - originally posted on Sportslens.com Former Liverpool star Steve Nicol has blasted Chelsea – describing their team as ‘a bit of a shambles’. Antonio Conte’s side crashed 3-0 at Roma in the Champions League ea...
- Thu Nov 2 6:42 PM
Manchester United return from Champions League duty on Tuesday to take on Chelsea at Stamford Bridge in the Premier League on Tuesday. Whilst we were beating Benfica 2-0 at Old Trafford to virtually secure our place into the second round… Continue Reading →
- Thu Nov 2 5:52 PM
Chelsea Trio make England Squad Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 02/11/2017 17:28:30 As we prepare for the third international break of the 2017 / 2018 season.
- Thu Nov 2 5:17 PM
Manchester United travel to take on Chelsea at Stamford Bridge on Sunday, with the visiting manager having a point to prove in familiar territory. A 4-0 defeat for Jose Mourinho and his Red Devils side last season was hard to… Continue Reading →
- Thu Nov 2 4:49 PM
Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Jose Mourinho says nobody will remember he was ever Chelsea manager in five years’ time despite the success he brought to the club. The Manchester United manager takes his team to Stamford Bridge on Sunday to face the club where he had two spells as manager bet...
- Thu Nov 2 3:33 PM
United Quartet Named in England Squad Vitalfootball: Man Utd: 02/11/2017 15:33:54 After the fixture against Chelsea, this Sunday, the Premier League once again comes to an abrupt halt as the third international break of the season kicks-in.
- Thu Nov 2 3:13 PM
Abraham Gets the Call from Southgate for England S Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 02/11/2017 14:52:27 Earlier this week we ran an article relating to the future of Tammy Abraham when it came to the international scene.
- Thu Nov 2 2:42 PM
Mourinho Plays Down Chelsea Return this Sunday Vitalfootball: Man Utd: 02/11/2017 14:22:49 This Sunday, in what is a crucial Premier League fixture, Manchester United travel to Stamford Bridge to take on Chelsea.
- Thu Nov 2 1:17 PM
Antonio Conte and his Chelsea team welcome Jose Mourinho and Manchester United to Stamford Bridge on Sunday afternoon with the attention ahead of this game on just one player - Nemanja Matic. I have said it before on here and I will say it again, I am becoming increasingly frustrated with all th...
- Thu Nov 2 12:46 PM
According to various press reports, Charly Musonda has requested to leave Chelsea in January and Arsene Wenger is preparing to make a firm offer for the young Belgian. Once again the press in this country have jumped on what they perceive to be a crisis at Chelsea and have rekindled the situatio...
- Thu Nov 2 12:32 PM
The Chelsea Injury Table Updated 02/11/2017 Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 02/11/2017 12:03:20 Our weekly update looking at the injury table for Chelsea FC and also comparing with all our competitors in the Premier League.
- Thu Nov 2 11:45 AM
Who Was the Best of a Bad Bunch in Rome? Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 02/11/2017 11:28:07 This Sunday afternoon, Chelsea welcome Manchester United to Stamford Bridge, for a Premier League fixture.
- Thu Nov 2 10:03 AM
3-4-1-2 v Chelsea: Mourinho without 5 first team Man Utd players for vital away game; Team News, Stats & Predictions - originally posted on Sportslens.com Chelsea vs Manchester United English Premier League 2017/18 5th November, 16:30 pm BST Stamford Bridge, London Want to watch Chelsea vs Manche...
- Thu Nov 2 9:38 AM
Tweet — Twitter API (@user) date A day earlier than usual because Jose has a tax fraud case tomorrow.
- Thu Nov 2 8:17 AM
Where Does The Trouble Lie With Chelsea Pt. 3 Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 02/11/2017 08:17:37 Next up in this series is a look at how Antonio Conte operates
- Thu Nov 2 7:35 AM
Chelsea's Conte on PSG Wanted List Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 02/11/2017 07:35:31 Nestling in the pages of a news source we stumbled upon this morning is an interesting little article relating to Paris Saint-Germain.
- Thu Nov 2 7:33 AM
Conte Has the Full Support of the Chelsea Board Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 02/11/2017 07:33:24 Or does he?
- Thu Nov 2 1:50 AM
London (AFP) – Antonio Conte’s Chelsea turned the Premier League title race into a procession in his first season, but worrying cracks are appearing that threaten to fatally undermine the current campaign. The Stamford Bridge club accrued 93 points — the second-highest tally in the Premier League...
- 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...