Sign up for the free World Soccer Talk daily email newsletter for news, TV schedules and exclusive content »

WED, 1PM ET
CAM0
CIV1
WED, 2:45PM ET
SHE0
TOT1
WED, 3PM ET
ATL1
BAR1
WED, 6PM ET
CHI
USA
THURS, 2PM ET
GET
VILL
THURS, 4PM ET
SEV
ESP

Archives: Chelsea

Chelsea Should Think Carefully Before Letting Legend Frank Lampard Walk Away

Posted on by Matt Jones
frank-lampard

The direction that the Chelsea hierarchy are looking to steer the club in is very clear. The world’s best young players are very much the agenda in the transfer market whilst the ‘old guard’ look as though they will be … Continue reading

Stoke City Footballers’ Private Fantasy Premier League Table Revealed: The Daily EPL

Posted on by Alex Muller
stoke-city-fpl-team

You’ve got to love Stoke City football club. Eighteen of their players are playing Fantasy Premier League in their own private league. Each of the teams reveal some interesting insights into each player. Peter Crouch has Begovic and Shawcross in … Continue reading

Howard Webb to Referee Manchester United v Liverpool: The Nightly EPL

Posted on by Alex Muller
howard-webb

The referee for Sunday’s Premier League clash between Manchester United and Liverpool will be one Howard Webb, one of the better referees in the division. In such a high profile match, the referee is bound to come under some immense … Continue reading

Chelsea is Close to Agreeing Deal to Sign Metalist Kharkiv Midfielder Taison: The Daily EPL

Posted on by Alex Muller
fc-metalist

It’s been a busy morning for transfer news as Sky Sports are reporting that Chelsea is close to signing a new midfielder named Taison from FC Metalist. Meanwhile, West Ham have signed a Brazilian on loan, while Sunderland has signed … Continue reading

FA Cup Saturday, Third Round: Open Thread

Posted on by Christopher Harris
fa-cup-trophy

FA Cup fever is here. This is the Saturday of the season that, for many, is the one that we look forward to the most. And there are several potential shock results on the cards. For readers in the United … Continue reading

Sir Alex Ferguson Urges Inquiry Into Tottenham’s Signing of Zeki Fryers: The Nightly EPL

Posted on by Christopher Harris
zeki-fryers

Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson came out on the offensive Friday to criticize Tottenham chairman Daniel Levy over the Spurs signing of Zeki Fryers, a former Manchester United youth academy footballer. Ferguson is incensed that Tottenham signed the player … Continue reading

Wayne Rooney Ruled Out for Another 2 Weeks; Will Miss Liverpool Clash: The Daily EPL

Posted on by Alex Muller
wayne-rooney

Bad news for Manchester United fans this morning, but it’s good news for Javier Hernandez. Wayne Rooney has been ruled out of action for a further two weeks, which will mean he’ll miss the match against Liverpool on January 13. … Continue reading

Johan Cruyff Confirms Pep Guardiola Will Coach in England Next Season: The Nightly EPL

Posted on by Alex Muller
pep-guardiola

After Johan Cruyff managed what was probably his last game for Catalonia in a friendly yesterday, the Dutch legend was asked whether former Barcelona manager Pep Guardiola  could be next in line for the Catalonia job. In a surprising answer, … Continue reading

Deconstructing Chelsea’s Loss Against QPR: Will A Striker Fix Chelsea’s Long Term Problems?

Posted on by Eric Overbey
chelsea-qpr

Two things are very clear about this year’s Chelsea squad; they are very talented and very inconsistent. At times watching Chelsea you think you are watching the best squad in the world and other times it’s like watching the worst … Continue reading

Yossi Benayoun Returns to Chelsea After Completing Loan Spell at West Ham: The Daily EPL

Posted on by Alex Muller
yossi-benayoun

Israeli attacking midfielder Yossi Benayoun has completed his loan deal at West Ham United, and today has returned to Chelsea. Unfortunately he’s one of those talented players who has slipped off the radar despite playing for Liverpool, Arsenal and the … Continue reading

Liverpool’s Joe Cole to Return to West Ham With a £3m Payoff: The Nightly EPL

Posted on by Alex Muller
joe-cole

Liverpool is ready to cut their ties with Joe Cole so the attacking midfielder can join West Ham United. If the move goes through, Joe Cole will return to the club where he started his career in the youth academy … Continue reading

Premier League Wednesday, Gameweek 21: Open Thread

Posted on by Alex Muller
epl-lego

Expect ESPN commentator Ian Darke to be frothing at the mouth during today’s broadcast of Liverpool against Sunderland on US television. Darke will assuredly be very excited about all of the transfer activity today with Daniel Sturridge expected to be … Continue reading

Liverpool Sign Chelsea Striker Daniel Sturridge for Undisclosed Fee: The Daily EPL

Posted on by Alex Muller
daniel-sturridge

A busy day in the January transfer today in England as Demba Ba appears to be on his way to Chelsea, while Liverpool has announced that they’ve signed Chelsea striker Daniel Sturridge for an undisclosed fee. Here are today’s Premier … Continue reading

Newcastle United Striker Demba Ba Set to Sign With Chelsea After Triggering £7m Release Clause

Posted on by Harry Cee
demba-ba

As the transfer window opens, the biggest signing so far looks to be Demba Ba. Chelsea has made a £7 million offer for Ba, which has triggered the £7 million release clause in Demba Ba’s contract with Newcastle. The clubs … Continue reading

How Many Soccer Shirts Do You See In a Typical Week?

Posted on by Christopher Harris
argentina-homeless

Three months ago, without telling anyone, I began a fun experiment on Twitter to live-tweet my life in suburbia (near West Palm Beach, Florida, to be exact). Since most of my life is consumed by watching, reading and writing about … Continue reading

Chelsea’s Pursuit of Newcastle’s Demba Ba Stalls Over Contract Terms: The Daily EPL

Posted on by Alex Muller
demba-ba

Chelsea’s hopes of signing Demba Ba from Newcastle United have seemingly been dashed after talks broke down over contract terms. The Newcastle United striker has a release clause in his contract that allows a club to come in and sign … Continue reading

Newcastle Set to Sign France Defender Mathieu Debuchy From Lille: The Nightly EPL

Posted on by Alex Muller
mathieu-debuchy

Newcastle United looks set to sign France defender Mathieu Debuchy, and the timing couldn’t be better. United is suffering from a horrible dip in form, and there are plenty of gaps in the back four. Debuchy should be a brilliant … Continue reading

Top 10 EPL Things We Loved This Weekend

Posted on by Christopher Harris
number-10

It’s been another brilliant weekend in the Premier League, so I thought I’d try something new this week with a list of 10 things I loved about this Premier League gameweek 20 weekend that I either saw or read: Video: … Continue reading