- Fri Jan 26 10:11 PM
Gossip: Jan 26th 10pm Roundup Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 26/01/2018 22:11:16 The rumour mill is still running as is the Dzeko saga
- Fri Jan 26 7:58 PM
Done deal: Chelsea defender completes loan move - originally posted on Sportslens.com Chelsea defender Baba Rahman has re-joined Schalke 04 on an 18-month loan deal, reports Goal. The 23-year-old signed from FC Augsburg in 2015 but has made just 23 appearances in all competitions in the last two-...
- Fri Jan 26 6:26 PM
Newcastle legend believes Chelsea and Liverpool have missed a trick over 21-goal striker - originally posted on Sportslens.com Alan Shearer believes Borussia Dortmund striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang should be attracting more interest during the January transfer window. Arsenal are favourites to...
- Fri Jan 26 4:26 PM
Conte Claims He`s Happy at Chelsea Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 26/01/2018 16:26:10 The speculation relating to Antonio Conte`s tenure as the manager of Chelsea Football Club continues to be a subject the media are happy to comment on.
- Fri Jan 26 2:00 PM
In their second game without Alexis Sanchez in the team, Arsenal swept aside crosstown rival Chelsea 2-1 on Wednesday to advance to the Carabao Cup final next month. While the match started off extremely shaky for the north London club, as Eden Hazard netted a goal inside the first eight minutes,...
- Fri Jan 26 12:57 PM
The Hazard Alternative Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 26/01/2018 12:57:35 The January transfer window is drawing to a close and this fan is not a happy fellow at all.
- Fri Jan 26 12:57 PM
Chelsea lining up a January move for 31-yr-old attacker from rival club - originally posted on Sportslens.com Another one incoming for the growing list of Chelsea rumours. It feels as if barely a day goes by that the Blues aren’t linked with a striker. Andy Carroll, Peter Crouch, Ashley Barnes, E...
- Fri Jan 26 12:29 PM
‘Contract until 2020. I’m happy here’ – Chelsea blow as Antonio Conte replacement delivers snub - originally posted on Sportslens.com Juventus manager Massimiliano Allegri has played down talk of him replacing Antonio Conte at Chelsea, reports Calciomercato. The Italian coach committed his future...
- Fri Jan 26 10:35 AM
With plenty of focus in recent months on Chelsea's apparent poor season and the fractions appearing between the head coach and the boardroom, Frank Lampard
has re-iterated that Chelsea will not accept being left behind the two Manchester clubs in the Premier League. We wake up each morning readi...
- Fri Jan 26 10:35 AM
As negotiations continue between Chelsea and Roma over the signing of Edin Dzeko
, it’s being reported in the press that Chelsea have their eye on Olivier Giroud as an alternative. I am personally hoping that a deal for the Bosnian striker can be completed as quickly as possible as he much more o...
- Fri Jan 26 10:34 AM
Antonio Conte and his Chelsea players face a massive six-week period that will make or break our season starting with Barcelona at home in the Champions League on February 20th. Knocked-out of the Carabao Cup this week and with Newcastle at home in the FA Cup on Sunday, you could argue that both...
- Fri Jan 26 8:45 AM
The Top Six Don`t Reciprocate Chelsea`s Generosity Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 26/01/2018 08:45:46 That's a no to Giroud then
- Fri Jan 26 7:59 AM
Chelsea chasing French international defender, Paris Saint-Germain reluctant to sell - originally posted on Sportslens.com Chelsea are interested in signing Paris Saint-Germain left-back Layvin Kurzawa. The Blues have been chasing Roma defender Emerson Palmieri, but top Italian journalist Gianluc...
- Fri Jan 26 7:58 AM
Transfer round-up: Moura keen on Tottenham, Giroud rejects Dortmund move, Chelsea set to swoop? - originally posted on Sportslens.com The last 24 hours in the transfer market can probably be consigned to the “all talk, no action” section in the history books, with the majority of rumoured deals s...
- Fri Jan 26 7:49 AM
Chelsea Poll Roundup Versus Arsenal Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 26/01/2018 07:49:13 A bit of poll housekeeping's in order
- Thu Jan 25 11:21 PM
Antonio Conte Losing The Plot And His Mojo Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 25/01/2018 23:01:25 It looks as though we're facing the end game of yet another manager
- Thu Jan 25 10:02 PM
Gossip: Jan 25th 10pm Chelsea Roundup Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 25/01/2018 22:02:35 Dzeko and Palmieri deal in the balance and another left back moving on
- Thu Jan 25 9:08 PM
Checkatrade Trophy Draw & Reaction Vitalfootball: Lincoln: 25/01/2018 21:08:46 The Imps will host Chelsea U21's in the Semi Final of the Checkatrade Trophy at Sincil Bank. The game will be played on Tuesday 6th February and will kick-off at 19:45.
- Thu Jan 25 9:02 PM
Development Squad To Face Cup Run Specialists Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 25/01/2018 21:02:27 We've not much else to cheer, so let's get behind the kids
- Thu Jan 25 6:43 PM
Brussels (AFP) – Former Chelsea and France winger Florent Malouda signed for Luxembourg club FC Differdange on Thursday. The 37-year-old has been living in the country for several months and Differdange, who were runners-up in the Luxembourg league last season, announced they had signed him on a...
- Thu Jan 25 5:04 PM
Chelsea v Newcastle - FA Cup 4th Round - Match Off Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 25/01/2018 16:41:46 This weekend the FA Cup 4th round takes centre-stage.
- Thu Jan 25 4:44 PM
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- Thu Jan 25 1:27 PM
Arsenal 2 Chelsea 1 - Post-Match Fascinating Facts Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 25/01/2018 13:01:58 After a disappointing result what have we uncovered?
- Thu Jan 25 1:07 PM
Arsenal 2 Chelsea 1 - Views from the Bench Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 25/01/2018 13:07:21 After what was, for the Chelsea support, a disappointing end to the League Cup campaign, both managers faced the media.
- Thu Jan 25 12:50 PM
4-2-2-2: How Arsenal could line up with Aubameyang - originally posted on Sportslens.com Arsenal defeated Chelsea 2-1 last night to book their place in the final of the Carabao Cup. Can they beat Manchester City to win the title next month? The north Londoners recently sold Alexis Sanchez to Manc...
- Thu Jan 25 12:28 PM
The Premier League has always been the biggest and best of football – despite what Barca fans might say. The best matches, the strongest rivalries, and, of course, biggest mouths, can all be found in the Premiership. The game might not change much year to year, but that doesn’t mean it’s not been...
- Thu Jan 25 10:04 AM
Match report – Player ratings – Video After the opening six minutes in which Chelsea had the ball in the net twice, and Arsenal looked like they wanted to hand the opposition the game on a silver platter through carelessness and poor decision making, I have to say I was a bit worried. Conceding t...
- Thu Jan 25 9:56 AM
With Chelsea crashing out of the Carabao Cup semi-final against Arsenal last night , Antonio Conte faced a barrage of questions from the media and once again re-iterated the major issue he has that could force him out the door in the summer. To this point I have taken all talk of Antonio Conte l...
- Thu Jan 25 9:11 AM
Us : Still no Cesc, and no Morata either. Big Willy would always have started I think tonight, and in front of him Conte had heeded Hazard's cry and gone all out. The Belgian started up front with Willian and Pesto (yawn, autospell) , and behind them was much as we would have anticipated. Someon...
- Thu Jan 25 8:12 AM
Transfer round-up: Arsenal urged to seal Aubameyang deal, Dzeko’s Chelsea move stalls, Mario’s West Ham move back on - originally posted on Sportslens.com With under a week to go before the January transfer window closes there’s still plenty of time for some major deals to be completed. Pierre-Em...
- Thu Jan 25 8:06 AM
Duo Reflect On Chelsea Win Vitalfootball: Arsenal: 25/01/2018 07:41:55 Jack Wilshere
and Granit Xhaka have reflected on last night's victory over Chelsea in the League Cup semi final.
- Thu Jan 25 7:14 AM
Officials - Chelsea v Newcastle (28/1/18) Vitalfootball: Newcastle: 25/01/2018 07:14:42 The Football Association have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game between Chelsea and Newcastle United this Saturday.
- Thu Jan 25 6:59 AM
Wenger On Aubameyang & Evans Vitalfootball: Arsenal: 25/01/2018 06:37:55 Although victory over Chelsea was enough to fill the headlines yesterday evening, Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger was obviously tasked about transfers
- Thu Jan 25 6:00 AM
Chelsea close in on top quality January signing, fee has been agreed for 13-goal star - originally posted on Sportslens.com Chelsea are closing in on the signing of Bosnian forward Edin Dzeko this month. According to Guardian, Roma have accepted an offer from the Blues for their star striker but...
- Thu Jan 25 1:24 AM
Another Jekyll and Hyde performance from Chelsea has cost us the chance to go to Wembley and face Manchester City in the Carabao Cup final. It’s beginning to wind me up now, how many more times are we going to sit here and talk about the same thing with Chelsea this season? How many more times a...
- Wed Jan 24 11:16 PM
Arsene Wenger Pre-Chelsea Press Conference Arsenal vs Chelsea – Extended Highlights Arsene Wenger Post-Chelsea Press Conference The post Chelsea vs Arsenal Highlights – Football League Cup Semi-Final (Second Leg) appeared first on Arsenalist .
- Wed Jan 24 11:09 PM
Milan (AFP) – Chelsea-target Edin Dzeko
grabbed a late 1-1 draw for Roma at Sampdoria on Wednesday as Lazio powered past Udinese 3-0 to boost their push for a Champions League spot next season. Roma sporting director Monchi had earlier denied a deal had been reached with Chelsea over the sale of...
- Wed Jan 24 10:56 PM
Instant Reactions - Arsenal v Chelsea (24/1/18) Vitalfootball: Arsenal: 24/01/2018 22:36:48 Following today's clash between Arsenal and Chelsea, here are the instant reactions from both managers.
- Wed Jan 24 10:19 PM
Lucky, Lucky, Lucky Arsenal Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 24/01/2018 21:57:28 There's no other way to describe it
- Wed Jan 24 10:01 PM
Gossip: Jan 24th 10pm Roundup Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 24/01/2018 22:01:05 Oh dear, today has not been a good day
- Wed Jan 24 7:53 PM
Arsenal v Chelsea - Team Sheets Vitalfootball: Arsenal: 24/01/2018 19:28:51 Arsenal are at the Emirates Stadium with Chelsea the visitors today, this is an 8pm kick-off - the line-ups have been confirmed.
- Wed Jan 24 7:10 PM
Arsenal v Chelsea - Carabao Cup - Team-Sheets Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 24/01/2018 19:10:18 Tonight, a place in a Wembley Final beckons for the winners of this Carabao Cup semi-final second leg tie.
- Wed Jan 24 6:50 PM
West Bromwich Albion want to sign this Ex-Chelsea man in January - originally posted on Sportslens.com Ex-Chelsea man André Schurrle could be set for a return to the Premier League according to The Daily Mail. The report suggests West Bromwich Albion are keen on a loan move for the Germany intern...
- Wed Jan 24 6:48 PM
Join us this evening for live blog coverage of the second-leg Carabao Cup semi-final with Chelsea – kick off 8pm. We’ve got up the second live text commentary, updates, goal clips, observations and occasionally witty asides. Live blog chat is back too, but you must register an Arseblog Live accou...
- Wed Jan 24 11:40 AM
Antonio Conte faces a tactical dilemma heading to The Emirates tonight to take on Arsenal in the Carabao Cup semi-final second leg. This is not a post to focus on Arsenal and how they will approach the game because we all know they are going to line up with a back-three and wing-backs. This post...
- Wed Jan 24 7:58 AM
Man Utd keen beat Man City to another major signing, Chelsea still in the running - originally posted on Sportslens.com Manchester United are interested in signing Nice midfielder Jean Michael Seri. The Ivory Coast international has been linked with Chelsea and Manchester City in recent weeks, bu...
- Wed Jan 24 7:34 AM
Carabao Cup semi-final 2nd leg action tonight as we face Chelsea at the Emirates. The first leg ended 0-0 at Stamford Bridge, so it’s winner takes all tonight, with a place in the final against Man City to play for. Bar Petr Cech, who will sit out as he usually does in the cup competitions, … T...
- Wed Jan 24 6:09 AM
Which Three Would You Choose Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 24/01/2018 06:09:26 Here at Vital Chelsea, we`re about to enter the land of make belief.
- Wed Jan 24 12:38 AM
23/1/18: Checkatrade Trophy Results Vitalfootball: Lincoln: 24/01/2018 00:18:47 Chelsea U21s won 3-0 at home against Oxford United, The Imps won 4-2 at home against Peterborough United and Shrewsbury Town won 2-1 at home against Oldham Athletic.
- Wed Jan 24 12:13 AM
Everyone on the cafe is aware how good Weigl is. Basically he's a Carrick clone. It's no news that our midfield is light without the likes of Matic and Pogba. Matic has been playing practically every game and with fatigue setting in, his performances may start to go downhill. We need to ensure to...
- Wed Jan 24 12:11 AM
If you’re trying to find out how you can watch Arsenal vs. Chelsea in the League Cup semifinal second leg, you’ve come to the right place. After an uneventful nil-nil draw in the first leg, we know that there’ll be goals in the second leg to determine which of these two London clubs advances to t...
- Tue Jan 23 11:17 PM
The 'Kids` Make History & Get To A Senior Semi-Fin Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 23/01/2018 23:17:29 A round of applause for Joe Edwards and the boys
- Tue Jan 23 11:09 PM
Thought this was worthy of a discussion. Very interesting to hear Conte so openly admit Chelsea, can no longer compete financially with us. You wouldn't have thought that when Roman came in would ever be the case. Obviously Chelsea have long since moved to a more efficient method of business, sus...
- Tue Jan 23 10:28 PM
Update: Jan 23rd 10pm Chelsea Roundup Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 23/01/2018 22:12:01 It's been all power cuts here, and a slow transfer news day there
- Tue Jan 23 8:12 PM
Oxford team v Chelsea Vitalfootball: Oxford: 23/01/2018 19:59:07 Team news
- Tue Jan 23 7:22 PM
Tonight's Teams: Lincoln City v Peterborough United Vitalfootball: Lincoln: 23/01/2018 18:58:21 Tonight in the Checkatrade Trophy Chelsea U21s host Oxford United, The Imps host Peterborough United and Shrewsbury Town host Oldham Athletic.
- Tue Jan 23 7:13 PM
Paris (AFP) – Former Real Madrid and Chelsea midfielder Lassana Diarra has signed for Paris Saint-Germain on Tuesday. The 32-year-old, who has signed a deal until June 2019, has been brought in as cover for Thiago Motta, who is 35 and has recently struggled with injury. “I am extremely happy to f...
- Tue Jan 23 6:58 PM
Whatever Happened to Ross Turnbull? Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 23/01/2018 18:40:36 Another in our occasional series.
- Tue Jan 23 5:53 PM
Chelsea Only Eighth in Revenue League Table Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 23/01/2018 17:53:02 If anyone doubted that football was awash with money, then they`d do well to read on.
- Tue Jan 23 5:47 PM
23 year old agrees to join Chelsea, star set to arrive in London for his medical - originally posted on Sportslens.com Roma left-back Emerson Palmieri has agreed to join Chelsea in January. Antonio Conte is keen on signing another left back as an alternative to Marcos Alonso. The Roma defender wi...
- Tue Jan 23 5:25 PM
Arsenal - A Case of Deja-Vu? Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 23/01/2018 17:00:48 On Wednesday evening, Chelsea will take on Arsenal, for a place in the Carabao Cup Final, at Wembley.
- Tue Jan 23 5:25 PM
Arsenal v Chelsea - Carabao Cup - Early Team News Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 23/01/2018 16:59:57 On Wednesday evening, one London club will reach the final of the Carabao Cup, at Wembley.
- Tue Jan 23 5:16 PM
Conte on Reaching the Carabao Final and VAR Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 23/01/2018 17:16:13 Last season, Antonio Conte wrote his name in the Chelsea history books by winning the Premier League.
- Tue Jan 23 5:03 PM
Conte Confirms Kenedy Set for Newcastle Loan Move Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 23/01/2018 16:47:49 A chance to impress or is it the beginning of the end?
- Tue Jan 23 3:52 PM
Congrats, Kobe! Make sure to mention “Oscar
nominated” when you talk about Kobe Bryant these days. His short film Dear Basketball is up for “best animated short” at the 2018 Academy Awards. Bryant released the film at the 2017 Tribeca Film Festival in April, which was based around will the poem h...
- Tue Jan 23 3:27 PM
U's take on Chelsea U23 Vitalfootball: Oxford: 23/01/2018 15:07:24 EFL Quarter Final.
- Tue Jan 23 1:37 PM
The Story of Hazard`s Strange Red Card Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 23/01/2018 13:07:32 Was it really five years ago today?
- Tue Jan 23 11:57 AM
PSG willing to make Thibaut Courtois the highest paid goalkeeper in the world - originally posted on Sportslens.com Chelsea are yet to receive any formal offer but Real Madrid and PSG's interest in the player would certainly caution the club and Antonio Conte. From Sportslens.com - Football News...
- Tue Jan 23 7:56 AM
Poll: Morata Must Return To The Starting XI Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 23/01/2018 07:56:33 Edin Dzeko
or no Edin Dzeko
, we want Morata back
- Tue Jan 23 12:21 AM
You just can't go from beat city off park plus week rest and same old Liverpool lack of everything tonight if that cu*ts utd or city or Chelsea even they win them games
- Mon Jan 22 11:35 PM
Turin (Italy) (AFP) – Brazilian Douglas Costa scored the only goal as champions Juventus kept in hot pursuit of leaders Napoli with a 1-0 win against Genoa on Monday. Napoli stayed top after the first game following the winter break when Dries Mertens ended a long goal drought in a 1-0 victory at...
- Mon Jan 22 10:57 PM
Turin (Italy) (AFP) – Brazilian Douglas Costa scored the only goal as champions Juventus kept in hot pursuit of leaders Napoli with a 1-0 against Genoa on Monday. Napoli stayed top after the first game following the winter break when Dries Mertens ended a long goal drought in a 1-0 victory at Ata...
- Mon Jan 22 10:07 PM
Gossip: Jan 22nd 10pm Chelsea Roundup Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 22/01/2018 22:07:17 One deal definitely closer, two distinctly possible
- Mon Jan 22 8:13 PM
Hazard Junior Refutes Hazard Senior Claims Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 22/01/2018 19:58:47 Good to Eden speak out about some of his dad's recent comments
- Mon Jan 22 5:49 PM
Whatever Happened to Danny Granville? Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 22/01/2018 17:49:40 The first in an occasional series.
- Mon Jan 22 5:45 PM
Club accepts Chelsea's offer for top class star, transfer could be completed tomorrow - originally posted on Sportslens.com Chelsea could complete the signing of Roma striker Edin Dzeko tomorrow. The Blues are looking to add more depth to their striking department and Antonio Conte has identified...
- Mon Jan 22 5:42 PM
Chelsea Well Represented in Team-of-the-Week Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 22/01/2018 17:24:24 It was, you might say, a good weekend for Chelsea Football Club.
- Mon Jan 22 5:11 PM
Has Hazard Hit the Nail on the Head? Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 22/01/2018 16:53:34 With Chelsea being linked with bringing in a new striker, the club seems to be linked with every, Andy, Peter and Edin.
- Mon Jan 22 4:39 PM
Arsenal v Chelsea (EFL Cup Semi) - Match Officials Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 22/01/2018 16:39:40 This Wednesday evening, Chelsea make the short trip to the Emirates Stadium to take on Arsenal in the Carabao (League) Cup semi-final second leg.
- Mon Jan 22 12:51 PM
has brought into question the reported Chelsea search for a Target Man to play as backup to Alvaro Morata. Watching the Brighton game back over the weekend it was noticeable how well we played in the final third, always looking dangerous and causing our hosts problems. Alan Smith –...
- Mon Jan 22 8:58 AM
Us : Oh my. No Thibaut, no Cahill, no Drinkwater, no Fabregas and of course no Pesto (silly autospell, silly boy) and no Morata. That’s six. Conte has, I believe, since said that we were missing five important players today. Did he just exclude the keeper? Or did he mean someone else? There’s s...
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- Mon Jan 22 7:41 AM
In today’s links: Onyekuru returns to Everton, Blues could get pulled into relegation fight and the latest transfer rumours Blah! This Everton team is bumming me out. However, Theo Walcott has added something. He remains a special talent, and could be just what the Toffees need to potentially lea...
- Mon Jan 22 6:30 AM
Welcome to what should be a busy week, with lots to complete on the transfer front and, of course, a Carabao Cup semi-final against Chelsea to come on Wednesday evening. Arsenal reportedly sent a delegation to Dortmund yesterday, with Ivan Gazidis, Sven Mislintat and new contract bloke Huss Fahmy...
- Mon Jan 22 6:15 AM
Chelsea linked with Burnley striker Ashley Barnes - originally posted on Sportslens.com Sky Sports are reporting that Chelsea’s hunt for a striker has taken another twist. Rumours have seen the West-London club linked with Andy Carroll, Peter Crouch, Christian Benteke, Fernando Llorente and Edin...