In the bright Wembley sunshine, Chelsea faced Manchester United in the FA Cup final, 6 years to the day since the Champions League triumph. The stage was set once Rio Ferdinand and Frank Lampard brought out the trophy shortly before the ceremony. After the formalities, it was Manchester United to get the game underway. After … Continue reading Chelsea 1-0 Manchester United: The FA Cup Final Review
Going into the week we had optimism that we had a slim chance of Champions League football and began with the visit of Huddersfield. We also faced the growing questions over Antonio Conte's future and the longest domestic trip of the season. Firstly we hosted Huddersfield at Stamford Bridge in another must win game, Antonio … Continue reading The Week In Review: Just 90 More Minutes.
Well... it's quite clear we've had an underwhelming season, we sit in fifth with a Champions League chance thinner than a thread of hair. Tomorrow we make the trip up north for the final game of the season, against Newcastle but all the focus is on next season. The Manager: The FA Cup final will … Continue reading What Next For Chelsea Football Club?
All the build-up during the week was for our penultimate home game of the season, a must win against the Scousers. The media, however, had other ideas, we’ve had links to most notably Koulibaly, Fekir, Martial and what seems to be our next manager, Maurizio Sarri. Rumours As the week grew so did the strength … Continue reading The Week In Review: A huge victory, transfer rumours and a glimmer of hope.
All countries participating in the World Cup must announce their 23-man squad by June 4. England manager Gareth Southgate has a few dilemmas to decide on who to take to Russia, here I’ll give the 23-man squad should it have been my choice. Goalkeepers: Jordan Pickford Jordan Pickford has been Everton’s top keeper all season … Continue reading Who Should England Take To The World Cup – My Take
As most clubs are finding out it’s becoming more marketable to go abroad for preseason friendlies, there are multiple different reasons why the foreign market is more appealing to football clubs in today's age. One of the reasons is due to the number of people that don’t support a football team, therefore, it gives teams … Continue reading Why Do Football Clubs Play Abroad For Preseason?
I think it’s fair to say Mohamed Salah has been the best player in the Premier League this season, and rightfully so he has picked up PFA Player of the Season. But how has Salah contributed statistically this season? On the Offensive Firstly, Salah’s goal scoring record is second to none in the league, his … Continue reading The Statistical View: Mohamed Salah