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Archives: Chelsea

Chelsea Set Up Dream Final Against Real Madrid in International Champions Cup: Nightly Soccer Report

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Chelsea’s Kevin de Bruyne and Andre Schurrle scored against AC Milan tonight in front of more than 39,000 fans in New York to send Jose Mourinho’s side into a dream final against Real Madrid in the International Champions Cup. The final … Continue reading

Chelsea vs AC Milan, International Champions Cup: Open Thread

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Chelsea play AC Milan tonight at MetLife Stadium in New York as part of the 2013 International Champions Cup. The winner will play Real Madrid in the final of the competition on Wednesday night in Miami. The loser will likely … Continue reading

Jose Mourinho Prepares For a New Era Of Chelsea Dominance

Posted on by Jack Flahavan

With the new Premier League season less than three weeks away, the long wait for competitive soccer is almost over. This time around, there will be no Fergie, no Mancini, nor will there be a poor fellow in the Chelsea … Continue reading

Squads Announced For 2013 International Champions Cup For July 27-August 7

Posted on by Christopher Harris

The inaugural International Champions Cup kicks off tomorrow with AC Milan and Valencia being shown live on US television via FOX Soccer at 2pm ET. Then, the remaining 12 matches of the tournament — featuring Real Madrid, Chelsea, AC Milan, … Continue reading

Chelsea Launch Third Shirt for 2013-14 Season: Official [PHOTOS]

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Chelsea today launched their third shirt for the 2013-14 season. It’s the same one that was leaked in March. Designed by adidas, the all black shirt with black shorts and black socks is another kit that’s fashionably black. But in … Continue reading

Mourinho Admits Frank Lampard Will Have To Be Used More Sparingly at Chelsea: Nightly Soccer Report

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has admitted that Frank Lampard will be used more sparingly in the upcoming season. Lampard, 35, will continue to be a key influence for Chelsea in the 2013-14 season, but he won’t be playing as many … Continue reading

Arsenal TV, Chelsea TV and Bayern Munich TV Programming Coming to US TV

Posted on by Christopher Harris

ONE World Sports, a new international sports channel that’s available on select TV providers in the United States, has secured season-long rights to present soccer matches — along with extensive player and manager interviews — from Arsenal TV, Chelsea TV and Bayern … Continue reading

Chelsea Make Bid For Real Madrid Striker Gonzalo Higuain; ‘Mourinho Wants Me There’

Posted on by Christopher Harris
Cristiano Ronaldo, Gonzalo Higuain

Chelsea have made a bid for Real Madrid striker Gonzalo Higuain, according to a report in the Spanish media. The bid, which is reportedly around £34million, comes on the heels of Chelsea offering a bid of £20million for Wayne Rooney on … Continue reading

Arsenal Join Chelsea in Battle for Manchester United’s Wayne Rooney: Nightly Soccer Report

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says his club doesn’t have any issues with Wayne Rooney’s reported £250,000 per week wages, and has hinted that he may be willing to enact some revenge on Manchester United for stealing away his prized striker … Continue reading

Chelsea to Play AS Roma in Washington DC On August 10

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Chelsea have added another match to their 2013 US summer tour. Jose Mourinho’s side will face AS Roma on August 10 at RFK Stadium near Washington DC as their final match of the pre-season before they face Hull City on … Continue reading

Arsenal and Man City Fans: ESPN to Televise Emirates Cup & Audi Cup On US TV

Posted on by Christopher Harris

For soccer fans who can’t wait until the European seasons start in a few weeks, ESPN has acquired different rights packages to three upcoming pre-season tournaments — the Emirates Cup, Audi Cup and International Champions Cup, which will feature teams … Continue reading

Jose Mourinho Delivers Ultimatum to Manchester United Over Wayne Rooney Bid; It’s Rooney Or Bust

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has delivered an ultimatum to Manchester United over his club’s bid for striker Wayne Rooney. In a press conference in Asia today, Mourinho confirmed that the Blues made a bid for Rooney, but he said that … Continue reading

Chelsea Confirm Bid For Wayne Rooney, But No Players Offered In £20million Deal

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Chelsea Football Club confirmed today that they put in a written offer for Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney yesterday, but the bid did not offer a player as part of the deal. It was reported earlier today that Chelsea put … Continue reading

Manchester United Dismiss Chelsea’s £10million Plus Player Bid For Wayne Rooney

Posted on by Christopher Harris
Tottenham Hotspur v Manchester United

Manchester United have rejected Chelsea’s initial bid of £10million for Wayne Rooney plus either Juan Mata or David Luiz, according to BBC Sport. The Old Trafford club remain insistent that Rooney is not for sale. Wayne Rooney returned to Manchester … Continue reading

Jose Mourinho Advised Frank Lampard Not to Play In MLS

Posted on by Christopher Harris
mourinho lampard

Jose Mourinho admitted today that he advised Chelsea midfielder Frank Lampard not to play in Major League Soccer, and to instead stay at Chelsea. In the interview with Sky Sports News, Mourinho discussed how he had a conversation with Lampard … Continue reading

Man United, Man City, Liverpool and Chelsea Preseason Friendlies to be Televised On US TV

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Preseason friendlies featuring Manchester United, Liverpool, Manchester City and Chelsea will be televised on US television in July. Five of Manchester United’s preseason matches in Asia and Australia will be televised live on FOX Soccer and FOX Deportes, as well … Continue reading

Mark Schwarzer’s Move to Chelsea Ignites Race to Find New Australia Goalkeeper

Posted on by Ahmed Yussuf

After signing with Chelsea this week on a free transfer, Mark Schwarzer said “I didn’t take much convincing to come here,” which is a very normal response for a player that’s just signed for a new club. However, Schwarzer’s move … Continue reading

Why I’ll Miss Rafa Benitez as Chelsea Manager

Posted on by Bo McMillan

I wouldn’t be surprised if this article got me kicked out of my Chelsea supporters’ group. It’s no secret that Rafa Benitez wasn’t a fan favorite at Chelsea since taking the helm in late November of last year. Demeaning signs … Continue reading