- Mon Feb 5 11:40 PM
London (AFP) – Chelsea manager Antonio Conte said he will lose no sleep over the threat he could be sacked less than a year after winning the Premier League following a 4-1 thrashing at Watford on Monday. The champions have now conceded seven goals in their last two outings after also going down...
- Mon Feb 5 10:41 PM
London (AFP) – The pressure on Chelsea manager Antonio Conte intensified as his 10 men suffered a second consecutive humiliating defeat on Monday, going down 4-1 at Watford. Goals from Daryl Janmaat, Gerard Deulofeu and Roberto Pereyra in the final six minutes handed Watford a welcome first win i...
- Mon Feb 5 10:32 PM
From Bad To Ridiculous For Conte - Watford v Chelsea Vitalfootball: Watford: 05/02/2018 22:32:27 Following today's clash between Watford and Chelsea, here are the instant reactions from both managers.
- Mon Feb 5 10:23 PM
Chelsea Flops Give Up On Conte Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 05/02/2018 22:23:15 I think we know where this is going to end
- Mon Feb 5 10:14 PM
Every other team gets a fresh thread for the upcoming season. Here's one for the Champions. Squad at the end of last season: GKs - Courtois, Eduardo Defs -Alonso, Zouma, Ake, Azpilicueta, Cahill, Luiz, Aina, Alonso, Moses, Kenedy Mids- Chalobah, Kante, Fabregas, Loftus-Cheek, Matic Fwds -Hazard,...
- Mon Feb 5 10:06 PM
Conte odds on to be sacked after Chelsea horror show at Watford - originally posted on Sportslens.com Chelsea’s 4-1 defeat at Watford on Monday could signal the end of Antonio Conte’s time in charge of the club. The result followed last week’s dismal 3-0 home defeat against Bournemouth and the It...
- Mon Feb 5 10:01 PM
Quote from HScRed1 on Today at 09:56:35 pm Bye Conte. Shame as it would have been entertaining to watch against the specialist in Anti Football. Heard the radio comms at full time telling him to pack his bags. I
- Mon Feb 5 7:57 PM
Officials - Lincoln City v Chelsea U21s (6/2/18) Vitalfootball: Lincoln: 05/02/2018 19:57:58 The Football League has now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game between Lincoln City and Chelsea U21s on Tuesday night.
- Mon Feb 5 7:36 PM
Watford v Chelsea - Team-Sheets Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 05/02/2018 19:09:44 The temperature is plummeting in Hertfordshire as we enter the coldest week of the year, in the UK, so far.
- Mon Feb 5 7:15 PM
Watford vs Cheslea confirmed starting line-ups - originally posted on Sportslens.com Olivier Giroud
has been named amongst Chelsea’s substitutes for Monday’s trip to Watford. Giroud, who scored eight goals for Arsenal this season before making the switch to Stamfrod Bridge, watched on from the be...
- Mon Feb 5 7:11 PM
Watford v Chelsea - Team Sheets - 5-2-18 Vitalfootball: Watford: 05/02/2018 19:11:30 Watford are at Vicarage Road with Chelsea the visitors for the latest Premier League game.
- Mon Feb 5 6:37 PM
Mitchell’s incredible season is filled with highlights. This should be fun! Utah Jazz rookie phenom Donovan Mitchell will end up in the NBA Dunk Contest after all, Mitchell confirmed on Monday . Mitchell will replace Aaron Gordon , who was originally selected as one of the four contestants, and w...
- Mon Feb 5 6:25 PM
After Olivier Giroud
jumped across the capital to join Chelsea during January’s transfer deadline day for a fee which is said to be in the £15m bracket, Arsene Wenger has admitted the reason why Arsenal let the imposing striker leave the Emirates for a direct domestic rival. Alexandre Lacazette,...
- Mon Feb 5 3:35 PM
In the frantic last 24 hours of the transfer window, there was one move that was never going to grab the bombastic headlines of everything else going on, but could well prove a much more important development in the long term. It was not just an inverse of all the intensity elsewhere, either, but...
- Mon Feb 5 3:28 PM
Watford v Chelsea - Follow On Twitter - 5-2-18 Vitalfootball: Watford: 05/02/2018 15:06:48 Watford are at Vicarage Road with Chelsea the visitors today, this will be an 8pm kick-off.
- Mon Feb 5 1:20 PM
Watford v Chelsea - Fascinating Facts Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 05/02/2018 13:00:08 Tonight is the night Chelsea supporters will be hoping their side can go through the gears and produce the performance level that has been lacking in recent weeks.
- Mon Feb 5 1:20 PM
Conte Asks for Chelsea Board Vote of Confidence Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 05/02/2018 12:59:05 Managing Chelsea Football Club is a mammoth task, with the expectation levels being so high.
- Mon Feb 5 1:20 PM
Match Day Moments - Watford (a) Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 05/02/2018 12:57:14 Vicarage Road and a Premier League fixture, against Watford, is on the agenda for Chelsea this evening.
- Mon Feb 5 1:20 PM
Deschamps Urged Giroud to Leave Arsenal Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 05/02/2018 12:54:06 Tonight there is every expectation that, with Alvaro Morata still injured and Michy Batshuayi having gone out on loan, Olivier Giroud
will make his Chelsea debut.
- Mon Feb 5 10:40 AM
Under-fire Chelsea and Antonio Conte head to Watford on the Sky Sports Monday Night Football this evening with Olivier Giroud
expected to start. Could the Frenchman literally save our season? It’s a big statement to make but think about it for a second before you judge and let me explain how I be...
- Mon Feb 5 10:37 AM
London (AFP) – Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has called for public backing from the Stamford Bridge hierarchy to put an end to growing speculation about his future as manager. The Italian won the Premier League title in 2016-17 in his first year in England but there have been persistent rumours a...
- Mon Feb 5 10:18 AM
Antonio Conte has once again spoken out of the repeated questions of his future and transfer policy this season as a reminder to the Chelsea hierarchy. Despite his public show of defiance last week , Antonio Conte’s future remains the focus of attention from the media and press ahead of the game...
- Sun Feb 4 7:30 PM
Milan (AFP) – Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has ruled himself out as Italy coach but interim boss Luigi Di Biagio could be an option, Italian football federation (FIGC) assistant commissioner Alessandro Costacurta said Sunday. Former AC Milan star Costacurta has been given the task of finding a r...
- Sun Feb 4 5:49 PM
Poll: Is Roman Good Enough To Take Chelsea Forward Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 04/02/2018 17:49:08 Sorry Roman, we've spoken to the people and the people said no
- Sun Feb 4 2:44 PM
Watford v Chelsea - Early Team-News Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 04/02/2018 14:44:51 Chelsea take on Watford in the Monday Night Football slot, at Vicarage Road.
- Sun Feb 4 2:30 PM
Paris (AFP) – Olivier Giroud
revealed on Sunday his move from Arsenal to Chelsea was motivated by a World Cup warning from France coach Didier Deschamps. Having dropped down the pecking order with Arsene Wenger’s Gunners, Giroud knew he would need to be playing more regularly if he is to convince...
- Sun Feb 4 11:52 AM
And Barkley Makes EIGHT Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 04/02/2018 11:31:14 According to one news source, Chelsea may have added another of their squad to the injury list.
- Sun Feb 4 11:38 AM
Three World-Class Signings Would Make the Differen Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 04/02/2018 11:38:38 During the past few days, since Chelsea lost at home to Bournemouth, there has been a common theme amongst several of the comments posted on this site.
- Sun Feb 4 11:19 AM
Hart Linked with Chelsea Move Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 04/02/2018 11:19:11 The future of Thibaut Courtois continues to generate column inches.
- Sun Feb 4 11:00 AM
Conte Could be Axed This Week Claim Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 04/02/2018 11:00:09 The media survive by publishing outrageous headlines, headlines that attract your attention and sell papers.
- Sun Feb 4 10:55 AM
Simeone Not Interested in Chelsea Position Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 04/02/2018 10:55:20 If Conte were to be axed!
- Sun Feb 4 8:50 AM
Matic`s Thoughts on United Win v Huddersfield Vitalfootball: Man Utd: 04/02/2018 08:50:56 Yesterday, with the score 0-0 at half-time, thoughts of that dire run of home form, under Louis van Gaal, sprung to mind, a run where 0-0 home draws became the norm.
- Sun Feb 4 8:04 AM
Chelsea step up chase for Conte's replacement, ready to test this club's resolve for their boss - originally posted on Sportslens.com Chelsea want to appoint Napoli’s Maurizio Sarri as the club’s next manager. Speculation surrounding Antonio Conte’s future at Stamford Bridge refuses to die down,...
- Sun Feb 4 7:58 AM
Celtic interested in signing technically gifted attacker, Chelsea monitoring him as well - originally posted on Sportslens.com Scottish champions Celtic are interested in signing the highly talented Republic of Ireland youth international Elvis Azah. The prodigious young winger managed to impress...
- Sun Feb 4 7:50 AM
Predicted Chelsea XI - Giroud Must Start Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 04/02/2018 07:50:14 What's the point of signing these players if you don't play them
- Sun Feb 4 1:30 AM
London (AFP) – Antonio Conte insists speculation over his job will not derail his attempt to get his struggling Chelsea side back on track in the fight for a top-four finish in the Premier League. The English champions need to bounce back from a humiliating 3-0 home thrashing by Bournemouth on We...
- Sat Feb 3 4:46 PM
What does February have in store for Chelsea? Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 03/02/2018 16:13:34 It`s fair to say that the month of January didn`t end as we`d all hoped.
- Sat Feb 3 4:09 PM
Watford v Chelsea - Match Officials Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 03/02/2018 16:09:13 Who is the man in the middle for this one?
Republik Of Mancunia
- Sat Feb 3 2:02 PM
De Gea, Valencia, Smalling, Rojo, Shaw, Matic, McTominay, Lingard, Mata, Sanchez, Lukaku.
- Sat Feb 3 10:35 AM
Batshuayi Hits The Ground Running Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 03/02/2018 10:35:42 The lad's off to a cracker of a start, good for him
- Sat Feb 3 10:34 AM
Oxford beaten by Chelsea U21's Vitalfootball: Oxford: 03/02/2018 10:12:55 U's out of the Checkatrade Cup
- Sat Feb 3 8:24 AM
Chelsea Should Concentrate On Shankly`s Holy Trini Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 03/02/2018 08:01:40 There's a lot of talk about Abramovich but he's not that important as far I'm concerned
- Fri Feb 2 8:41 PM
That Was The Month That Was Not Very Good Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 02/02/2018 20:41:53 After last months nine games, we have just five in February, sadly two of them are against Manchester United and Barcelona
- Fri Feb 2 4:37 PM
Kasey Palmer - The One That Got Away Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 02/02/2018 16:23:00 Although, on January transfer day, we did our best to keep you abreast of all the transfer activity going on, it appears that one deal slipped through the net.
- Fri Feb 2 4:09 PM
Conte Happy to Stay at Chelsea Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 02/02/2018 16:09:16 As he responds to the all-important question at the pre-match press conference ahead of the trip to Watford.
- Fri Feb 2 4:00 PM
With reports stating that Antonio Conte is not happy at Chelsea and will leave at the end of the season, the Italian has responded in typical fashion to maintain his commitment. There has been so much negativity surrounding Chelsea and our head coach in particular of late (as featured in the two...
- Fri Feb 2 4:00 PM
The doom and gloom in the media continues this afternoon with the Sky Sports Soccer Saturday pundits in agreement that it's looking like Chelsea will miss out finishing inside the top four this season. Our midweek defeat to Bournemouth has really escalated into ridiculous comments being made by...
- Fri Feb 2 4:00 PM
That was the statement made by respected pundit Gary Neville
on the SkySports Debate show last night when both he and Jamie Carragher
discussed our transfer window and the signings we have made since Antonio Conte arrived at the club. As with any defeat there is always talk of a crisis at Chelse...
- Fri Feb 2 3:04 PM
Stan Wenners Attempts Positivity Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 02/02/2018 14:50:17 There comes a time when all Chelsea fans have to stand up and be Chelsea fans.
- Fri Feb 2 1:21 PM
Conte Dominating the Media Headlines Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 02/02/2018 12:55:53 Following the midweek defeat, at the hands of AFC Bournemouth, the media have had a field day with regards to the future of Antonio Conte.
- Fri Feb 2 8:35 AM
Chelsea's Premier League Record 95 Points Under Th Vitalfootball: Man City: 02/02/2018 08:13:07 During the 2004/05 season Chelsea won the Premier League title after accumulating a record 95 points. But, could this point tally be under threat by Pep Guardiola's Manchester City?
Royal Blue Mersey
- Fri Feb 2 8:22 AM
Plenty of Everton references in his first press conference back Tim Cahill has nothing to prove to anyone regarding his football career, but to himself. “Every single player I’ve played with who now manage, they say ‘Don’t retire if you can still run’ . Because some of them stopped a bit earlier,...
- Fri Feb 2 5:45 AM
Antonio Conte’s days at Chelsea are numbered - originally posted on Sportslens.com The chances of Antonio Conte being Chelsea boss for much longer are looking decidedly bleak as each day passes. The Italian is enduring the most difficult period of his 18-month tenure. One win in the last eight ma...
- Fri Feb 2 4:50 AM
PHOENIX (AP) -- Keonta Vernon had 18 points and Oscar
Frayer pulled down a career-high 13 rebounds as Grand Canyon raced past UMKC 79-62 on Thursday night, giving GCU its fifth win in the last six games. The teams traded 7-0 runs early, and there were six ties to go along with five lead changes i...
- Thu Feb 1 10:45 PM
Rome (AFP) – Chelesa manager Antonio Conte is eager to return to Italy and could fill the vacant position as national coach, newly-appointed Italian FA commissioner Roberto Fabbricini said Thursday. Conte left the job for Chelsea after Euro 2016, but replacement Gian Piero Ventura was sacked aft...
- Thu Feb 1 10:32 PM
Chelsea v Bournemouth Poll Roundup Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 01/02/2018 22:14:07 This was not Chelsea's greatest night of the season
- Thu Feb 1 5:30 PM
According to the press, Antonio Conte’s days are seemingly numbered at Stamford Bridge and the man being touted to replace him is former Barcelona manager Luis Enrique. The Spaniard won the Champions League during an extremely prosperous spell at the Nou Camp, but was shown the door after the cl...
- Thu Feb 1 5:19 PM
Chelsea U21s (h): Semi-Final Tickets Selling Well Vitalfootball: Lincoln: 01/02/2018 17:19:04 Tickets for The Imps game against Chelsea U21s on Tuesday 6th February in the Semi-Final of the Checkatrade Trophy are now on general sale.
- Thu Feb 1 3:14 PM
Next Expensive Managerial Puppet Please Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 01/02/2018 15:14:22 When even their pet Mail newspaper throws shade on the CFC board`s behavior, you know it`s gone nuclear.
- Thu Feb 1 2:15 PM
London (AFP) – Olivier Giroud
pinpointed a return to Champions League football as a key factor in his decision to join Chelsea from Arsenal on the final day of the January transfer window. Giroud was a helpless spectator as Chelsea crashed to a 3-0 defeat to Bournemouth on Wednesday to harm their...
- Thu Feb 1 1:21 PM
Chelsea 0 Bournemouth 3 - Views from the Bench Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 01/02/2018 12:56:16 Was it just one of those nights or are there serious problems at Stamford Bridge?
- Thu Feb 1 12:54 PM
Chelsea 0 Bournemouth 3 - Post-Match Fascinating F Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 01/02/2018 12:54:49 On what was a miserable night!
- Thu Feb 1 12:10 PM
A Look At The Chelsea FC Injury List Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 01/02/2018 12:10:56 Our weekly update looking at the injury table for Chelsea FC and also comparing with all our competitors in the Premier League.
- Thu Feb 1 11:53 AM
Last 10: Madrid: 3 Barcelona: 3 United, Inter, Chelsea, Bayern: 1 My prediction: Madrid : 2 Barcelona : 2 PSG : 3 Bayern : 1 City, United : 1
- Thu Feb 1 11:36 AM
With the transfer deadline now closed, it’s time to have a look at our new signings this season and to evaluate Antonio Conte’s squad - I think we have done well, I really do. OK, so Chelsea have not gone all out and spent ridiculous money on players this month as the likes of Liverpool, Manches...
- Thu Feb 1 11:27 AM
Former Chelsea youngster Oladapo Afolayan has joined West Ham for an undisclosed fee.
- Thu Feb 1 10:33 AM
There is plenty of negative focus on Antonio Conte’s post-match comments made after the defeat to Bournemouth. He is only re-iterating the obvious and I do not see why it’s being made into such a big deal. Watching SkySports continually loop the “latest” deadline day transfer deals last night, t...
- Thu Feb 1 10:13 AM
Well as the crowd poured out, I laughed my head off the last twenty minutes of that game. To celebrate the biggest pile of crap I've seen from a Chelsea side since the Emirates in September 2016, I'm going to write our match up in the style of a first class, grade A nappy sh*tter -( This match re...
- Thu Feb 1 8:29 AM
Giroud Suits Chelsea`s Short Termism Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 01/02/2018 08:15:22 Off the back of another defeat Giroud must be looking forward to getting stuck-in
- Thu Feb 1 8:08 AM
Five Things: Man City win the transfer window, Giroud good value for Chelsea, Arsenal defence a worry - originally posted on Sportslens.com The January transfer window is now closed and it’s fair to say that some clubs fared much better than others. Long-winded sagas were a major feature during t...
- Thu Feb 1 2:41 AM
Quote from HScRed1 on Today at 02:37:22 am Wow 0-3 at home to Bournemouth. Abramovic has probably already signed off the P45. Probably trying to get Hiddink on speed dial!!
- Thu Feb 1 2:01 AM
London (AFP) – England’s Premier League clubs have spent more money than ever in a January transfer window, with initial estimates suggesting they had reached the £450 million ($639 million, 514 million euros) mark come deadline day. Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang joined Arsenal from Borussia Dortmund...
- Thu Feb 1 1:25 AM
London (AFP) – Antonio Conte had no doubt the pressure on his position would intensify after his Chelsea side’s stunning 3-0 defeat by Bournemouth at Stamford Bridge on Wednesday. The Blues head coach insists his Chelsea team, the reigning Premier League champions, are over-achieving this season...
- Thu Feb 1 12:44 AM
Sydney (AFP) – Veteran Tim Cahill says he left Australia to rejoin Millwall to ensure he gets to a fourth World Cup, and is excited by the appointment of Bert van Marwijk to lead the national team. The 38-year-old quit Melbourne City in December after rarely featuring in the starting line-up sinc...