- Mon Dec 4 10:34 PM
London (AFP) – Veteran Spanish international Cesc Fabregas is happy he has proved Chelsea manager Antonio Conte wrong and shown he is an indispensable part of the Premier League champions’ side. The 30-year-old midfielder — who has played 18 times already this season compared to just the four app...
Three and in
- Mon Dec 4 9:24 PM
West Ham travel to the Etihad on Sunday as David Moyes’ men embark on a three game run that sees them also play Chelsea and then Arsenal within a 10 day period. West Ham and Manchester City are two teams that could not be having a more contrasting season. Man City have looked irresistible so …
Three and in
- Mon Dec 4 9:24 PM
The Premier League season is now only four games away from its half-way point, who’d have thought it? It seems like only weeks ago we were making our pre-season predictions. Alas, 15 games have passed us by and Manchester City are seemingly running away with it. Now 8 points clear and grinding o...
- Mon Dec 4 7:43 PM
Norwich To Face Chelsea In FA Cup Vitalfootball: Norwich: 04/12/2017 19:43:22 Oh dear
Vital Norwich Forum
- Mon Dec 4 7:34 PM
So it is: Norwich v Chelsea Liverpool v everton is a big one Brighton v Palace too
- Mon Dec 4 7:30 PM
Chelsea Draw Norwich (a) in FA Cup 3rd Round Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 04/12/2017 19:30:56 It`s the most magical time of the year, so the song goes.
- Mon Dec 4 5:24 PM
Conte Looking for Improvement From Hazard Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 04/12/2017 17:24:05 As he seeks to push the talented Belgian to another level.
- Mon Dec 4 5:20 PM
Your MOTM v Newcastle (h) Was? Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 04/12/2017 17:20:34 As the fixtures continue to come thick and fast, Chelsea entertain Atletico Madrid, at Stamford Bridge this Tuesday evening.
- Mon Dec 4 5:00 PM
Mark Clattenberg claims he decided not to send off any Tottenham players in the 2-2 draw with Chelsea that handed Leicester the Premier League title in 2016, even though he should have. The former Premier League referee suggested he would have been blamed for Spurs losing the title if he decided...
- Mon Dec 4 1:00 PM
New Everton manager Sam Allardyce has suggested Ross Barkley
may have already agreed a deal with another club. Barkley very nearly joined Chelsea on deadline day but decided to remain with Everton and make decision about his future in January with his contract due to expire next summer. Tottenham...
- Mon Dec 4 9:37 AM
Chelsea Trio In Team Of The Week (4/12/17) Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 04/12/2017 09:14:32 Chelsea are represented in the latest Premier League team of the week that has been selected by BBC pundit Garth Crooks.
- Mon Dec 4 7:56 AM
Chelsea star tipped to take over from Messi and Ronaldo as world's best - originally posted on Sportslens.com Graeme Souness has backed Eden Hazard
to succeed Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo
as the world’s best player. The Belgium international grabbed two goals in Chelsea’s 3-1 victory over N...
- Mon Dec 4 7:55 AM
Conte Urges Board to Get Deals Done for Duo Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 04/12/2017 07:55:36 With a comfortable 3-1 win over Newcastle achieved on Saturday, Chelsea can look forward to Champions League action in midweek when they entertain Atletico Madrid at Stamford Bridge.
- Mon Dec 4 7:42 AM
In the News : So Mingolet (intentional sic) gets away with attempting to murder an opponent, nothing gets done to Lukaku for being a thug. Where do the F*ckwit association decide to direct their paltry wrath this week? At Antonio Conte . For being right. You couldn't make it up. In response th...
- Mon Dec 4 2:27 AM
Madrid (AFP) – As a red-hot Antoine Griezmann hopes to keep Atletico Madrid’s faint Champions League hopes alive at Stamford Bridge, the stage is also set for the Frenchman to showcase his talents to a host of Premier League suitors. Atletico need to beat Chelsea in London on Tuesday and hope Rom...
- Sun Dec 3 9:08 PM
The Great Rafael
Benitez Poll Result Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 03/12/2017 21:08:43 We welcomed Rafa back to the bridge, didn't we
- Sun Dec 3 2:08 PM
Juventus Ready to Sell Chelsea Summer Target Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 03/12/2017 14:08:27 Back in the summer, if the press speculation was correct, Chelsea showed serious interest in bringing the Juventus defender, Alex Sandro, to Stamford Bridge.
- Sun Dec 3 12:45 PM
Where Are They Now - Lenny Pidgeley Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 03/12/2017 12:24:06 The first in an occasional series.
- Sun Dec 3 11:59 AM
Forgotten Chelsea Defender Interesting Fiorentina Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 03/12/2017 11:59:12 Behind the scenes, one of the forgotten men of Chelsea Football Club is doing his utmost to regain full fitness.
- Sun Dec 3 11:48 AM
Chelsea to Reject Real Madrid`s Advances for Keepe Vitalfootball: Real: 03/12/2017 11:48:38 Real Madrid`s quest to bring a goalkeeper to the Bernabeu has been well documented by the media.
Three and in
- Sun Dec 3 11:43 AM
Juventus are plotting a move to bring Thibaut Courtois to Turin next summer, according to reports in Belgium. With just over a year left on his current contract, talks between Chelsea and the keepers’ agent have stalled, amid rumours of interest from abroad. Both Real Madrid and PSG are reportedl...
- Sun Dec 3 11:31 AM
Chelsea Will Not Sell Courtois to Real Madrid this Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 03/12/2017 11:31:59 According to one source!
- Sun Dec 3 9:24 AM
Jose Mourinho's relationship with Manchester United fans has always been frosty to say the least. Ever since his first Chelsea side battled the way to the top only to see a resurgent Ferguson overthrow the Portuguese manager's team, Mourinho has been a key figure in Manchester United's past. From...
- Sun Dec 3 1:06 AM
London (AFP) – Antonio Conte admits retaining the Premier League title may be out of Chelsea’s reach despite an impressive recent run of results ahead of their midweek Champions League clash with Atletico Madrid. The Blues fought back from a goal down on Saturday to beat Newcastle 3-1 courtesy of...
- Sat Dec 2 6:13 PM
London (AFP) – Eden Hazard
sparkled as Chelsea swept Newcastle aside on Saturday to cling on to the coattails of runaway leaders Manchester City but 10-man Tottenham slipped further off the pace with a costly draw at Watford. With Pep Guardiola’s Premier League pacesetters not in action until Sun...
- Sat Dec 2 4:28 PM
Chelsea 3 Newcastle 1 - Post-Match Fascinating Fac Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 02/12/2017 16:05:19 Five of the best!
- Sat Dec 2 3:55 PM
London (AFP) – Eden Hazard
gave England followers a glimpse of what to expect at next summer’s World Cup with a glorious display as Chelsea beat Newcastle United 3-1 at Stamford Bridge. Less than 24 hours after the World Cup draw put Belgium and England in the same group, Belgian Hazard was in im...
- Sat Dec 2 3:34 PM
Fabregas on keeping the pressure up on Manchester Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 02/12/2017 15:34:22 The win, against Newcastle United, moved Chelsea three points closer to Manchester City, at the top of the table.
- Sat Dec 2 3:04 PM
Chelsea 3 Newcastle 1 - Conte`s Views Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 02/12/2017 15:04:57 Chelsea are starting to put together a nice little run in the Premier League.
- Sat Dec 2 3:02 PM
Chelsea Send Benitez Home With Nothing Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 02/12/2017 15:02:30 It could have been tricky, but Chelsea are not giving their title up that easily
- Sat Dec 2 11:54 AM
Chelsea v Newcastle United - Team-Sheets Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 02/12/2017 11:32:41 It`s the early kick-off for Chelsea today as they welcome Newcastle United to Stamford Bridge for a Premier League fixture.
Three and in
- Sat Dec 2 10:55 AM
Saturday’s early kick off sees Chelsea host Newcastle United, two teams in very contrasting form at the moment. Chelsea currently sit third but a huge 12 points off of table topping Manchester City. Newcastle still remain twelfth but are now looking over their shoulders after going winless in the...
- Sat Dec 2 8:24 AM
You Expect Chelsea to Beat Newcastle Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 02/12/2017 08:24:29 This lunch-time Chelsea welcome Newcastle United to Stamford Bridge for a Premier League fixture.
- Sat Dec 2 7:58 AM
Conte To Accept FA Punishment Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 02/12/2017 07:58:08 But also wants the authorities to clamp down on time-wasting.
- Sat Dec 2 7:31 AM
A Look Back At November Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 02/12/2017 07:31:51 The Blues only had five games, but with the international break, they were all crammed in near the end of the month
- Sat Dec 2 6:56 AM
Conte`s Squad Rotation In The 21st Century Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 02/12/2017 06:56:21 With games every three or four days, Conte is having to mix and match his formation with the team selection
- Fri Dec 1 11:17 PM
London (AFP) – Antonio Conte claims Chelsea have been the victims of a fixture conspiracy this season. Conte’s side play Newcastle United in the 1230 GMT kick-off at Stamford Bridge on Saturday, having beaten Swansea City 1-0 on Wednesday. With Newcastle having played 24 hours earlier than Chelse...
- Fri Dec 1 11:06 PM
Benitez Back At The Bridge Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 01/12/2017 23:06:49 Rafa's bringing the toon to town
- Fri Dec 1 6:41 PM
The biggest game of this weekend’s Premier League action comes from the Emirates Stadium where Arsenal host Manchester United in Saturday’s evening kickoff. Prior to the game, Jose Mourinho has been speaking to the press and given a team news… Continue Reading →
- Fri Dec 1 4:51 PM
Brazil are the runaway favorites of the group over Switzerland, Costa Rica, and Serbia. Brazil have been handed what appears to be a fairly straightforward group in the 2018 World Cup, looking like the clear favorites of Group E. That said, all of Switzerland , Costa Rica , and Serbia are still q...
- Fri Dec 1 4:12 PM
London (AFP) – Chelsea coach Antonio Conte said Friday he intends to accept a Football Association charge of misconduct after he was sent off against Swansea City. The Italian was ordered off the touchline and into the stands by referee Neil Swarbrick towards the end of the first half of Chelsea’...
- Fri Dec 1 2:15 PM
How will Chelsea Fare in the month of December? Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 01/12/2017 14:03:06 The month of December is upon us, for Chelsea it is a hectic month with a packed fixture schedule.
- Fri Dec 1 1:54 PM
Chelsea v Newcastle - Fascinating Facts Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 01/12/2017 13:54:05 Stamford Bridge hosts a Premier League fixture in less than a week when Chelsea welcome Newcastle to West London this Saturday lunchtime.
- Fri Dec 1 1:31 PM
Chelsea v Newcastle United - Early Team-News Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 01/12/2017 13:31:57 The month of December sees Chelsea kick-off a hectic fixture schedule with a Premier League home match against Newcastle United.
- Fri Dec 1 12:29 PM
Chelsea`s Willian Linked with Barcelona Move Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 01/12/2017 12:29:22 One news source carries an interesting inference this morning.
- Fri Dec 1 11:52 AM
Chelsea v Newcastle - Match Officials Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 01/12/2017 11:52:37 Newcastle United are the visitors to Stamford Bridge for a Premier League fixture, this Saturday lunch-time.
Three and in
- Fri Dec 1 11:43 AM
Chelsea will be offered the opportunity to secure the signature of Borussia Dortmund’s Gabonese ace Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, according to The Mirror. Dortmund’s prolific striker will reportedly be available in January following the recent breakdown of his relationship with the German club. Desp...
- Fri Dec 1 11:40 AM
Your MOTM v Swansea (h) Was? Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 01/12/2017 11:40:46 The fixtures really are coming thick and fast as we head into the festive month of December.
- Fri Dec 1 9:18 AM
Who is your player of the month for November? Fixtures: Chelsea 1-0 ManUtd ManUtd 4-1 Newcastle Basel 1-0 ManUtd ManUtd 1-0 Brighton Watford 2-4 ManUtd RedCafe Ratings for the matches Player stats Goals+Assists: Chances Created: ManUtd player of the month - November
- Fri Dec 1 3:15 AM
London (AFP) – Cesc Fabregas has promised Chelsea will be dogged in their ongoing pursuit of Manchester City despite admitting Pep Guardiola’s side appear on course for the Premier League title. Chelsea moved to back to within 11 points of the league leaders after labouring to a 1-0 win over stru...
- Thu Nov 30 10:19 PM
Post Match Managers Call Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 30/11/2017 22:19:31 It was an evening of mixed emotions at Stamford Bridge, which the two managers spoke of following the game
- Thu Nov 30 9:09 PM
Antonio Conte Charged With Misconduct Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 30/11/2017 21:09:50 A frustrating night for Conte at least ended in victory
- Thu Nov 30 8:30 PM
London (AFP) – Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has been charged with misconduct by England’s governing Football Association following his dismissal against Swansea City on Wednesday. The Italian was ordered off the touchline by referee Neil Swarbrick near the end of the first half of Chelsea’s 1-0...
- Thu Nov 30 6:26 PM
Chelsea & Spurs on alert as Marco Silva hints that Richarlison could leave - originally posted on Sportslens.com Watford manager Marco Silva has admitted that he would not stand in the way of players wanting to leave the club next summer. And one player in particular has attracted the attention o...
- Thu Nov 30 6:15 PM
Real Madrid, Chelsea and Bundesliga giants told to pay more than £97m for this centre-forward - originally posted on Sportslens.com Inter Milan striker Mauro Icardi will cost clubs £176m to sign, according to agent Wanda Nara. The centre-forward’s representative spoke to Corriere dello Sport abou...
- Thu Nov 30 5:27 PM
Chelsea join Manchester United in the race for £45m playmaker - originally posted on Sportslens.com According to SportBild via Goal, Chelsea are now battling with Manchester United for Arsenal and Germany playmaker Mesut Ozil. The 29-year-old is out of contract, and his manager didn’t rule out th...
The Tomkins Times
- Thu Nov 30 2:43 PM
Two-and-a-half years ago, Liverpool lost 6-1 at Stoke. It appears to have hurt less than drawing 3-3 in Seville, or 1-1 against Chelsea. Last night the Reds – or Oranges – won 3-0. The big difference between the weekend’s disappointment and last night’s joy and relief was … a bit of luck. I’ve be...
- Thu Nov 30 1:00 PM
Watford manager Marco Silva has admitted some Watford players may eventually move on to bigger things as winger Richarlison continues to be linked with Tottenham. Spurs face the Hornets at Vicarage Road on Saturday, where Mauricio Pochettino will get the chance to assess Richarlison up close. The...
- Thu Nov 30 12:56 PM
Chelsea 1 Swansea 0 - Post-Match Fascinating Facts Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 30/11/2017 12:56:01 Following the victory over Swansea City, at Stamford Bridge on Wednesday night, we`ve uncovered a few interesting post-match facts:
- Thu Nov 30 11:54 AM
Some rotation again with four changes. Dave dropped out of the league starting eleven for the first time since anyone last had any expectations of Arsene Wenger as a manager. Rudiger came in, and Pesto ( auto-spell is still as sh*t as pre-desert) also started, but more importantly Alf Garnett (...
- Thu Nov 30 10:07 AM
Rate The Players: Chelsea 0-0 Swansea City Vitalfootball: Swansea: 30/11/2017 09:54:54 Rate the players' performances in the 1-0 away defeat against Chelsea
- Thu Nov 30 9:54 AM
Chelsea star says 28/1 outsiders can catch Manchester CIty - originally posted on Sportslens.com French midfielder N’Golo Kante insists Chelsea are still in this season’s Premier League title race. The Blues are currently third in the table, 11 points behind leaders Manchester City who snatched a...
- Thu Nov 30 9:54 AM
The Chelsea Injury Table - Four Out Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 30/11/2017 09:34:39 Our weekly update looking at the injury table for Chelsea FC and also comparing with all our competitors in the Premier League.
- Thu Nov 30 9:06 AM
View From The Stands Vs. Swansea Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 30/11/2017 08:46:52 It was cold and it was a bit dull, but it was three points
- Thu Nov 30 7:53 AM
Antonio Conte Sees Red Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 30/11/2017 07:53:03 Last night, down at Stamford Bridge, Antonio Conte, quite literally, saw red.
- Thu Nov 30 7:48 AM
Azpilicueata, We Salute You. Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 30/11/2017 07:48:31 Last night, the Chelsea team-sheet had an unfamiliar look about it.We
- Thu Nov 30 12:33 AM
London (AFP) – Antonio Conte has apologised after the Chelsea manager was sent to the stands for a furious touchline rant during his side’s 1-0 win over Swansea. Conte was incensed with Swansea’s time-wasting throughout the first half at Stamford Bridge and his frustration boiled over when refer...
- Thu Nov 30 12:07 AM
Quote from Scottbot on Yesterday at 11:37:36 pm On a nice little run in the League right now. The hysteria in this thread after the Chelsea game from a good few was well O.T.T Not 'arf.