Archives: Chelsea

Juan Mata Capture Will Be A Catalyst For A Prosperous Summer Window At Old Trafford

Posted on by Matt Jones
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David Moyes looked as though he’d rather be anywhere else than at Old Trafford after Vito Mannone’s penalty save sent Sunderland to Wembley. As his eyes closed with forlorn disbelief, he depicted a man riddled with dejection and hopelessness. He … Continue reading

WATCH World Soccer Radio, Live at 9pm ET: Tonight’s Topics: Juan Mata, USMNT & MUFC [VIDEO]

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Tonight’s show: Nick and Danny discuss the Mata acquisition and United’s transfer policies. Also, does Wenger have a good point to make about january transfers? Plus we’re joined by special guest Brian Sciaretta (@briansciaretta) to talk about the USMNT and … Continue reading

Arsène Wenger Questions Motives of Chelsea Decision to Sell Juan Mata: Nightly Soccer Report

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has questioned the motives of Chelsea Football Club’s decision to sell Juan Mata to Manchester United. Wenger said today: “[Mourinho] sums up what Chelsea’s thinking is [about Juan Mata]. “I am surprised because Juan Mata is … Continue reading

Chelsea Making Push For Three Trophies With Mohamed Salah and Nemanja Matic Signings

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer
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Nemanja Matic and Mohamed Salah give Chelsea more midfield options and a deeper side than ever before. These are two players that fit perfectly into manager Jose Mourinho’s preferred style of play. Matić has the potential to become remarkably influential … Continue reading

Jose Mourinho Should Have Kicked David Moyes And Manchester United While They Were Down

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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A few years ago, I was working for a nationally ranked college basketball program (small college-NCAA Division II) and we were playing in the conference tournament against one of our biggest rivals. Earlier in the season, we had twice beaten … Continue reading

Chelsea Agree Deal With FC Basel to Sign Winger Mohamed Salah

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Chelsea have reached an agreement with FC Basel to sign 21-year-old winger Mohamed Salah. Personal terms have still to be finalized with Salah, and the player needs to pass a medical before he can officially become a Chelsea footballer in a … Continue reading

WATCH World Soccer Radio, Live at 9pm ET: Tonight’s Topics: MUFC, Juan Mata & More [VIDEO]

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Tonight’s show: Nick and Danny discuss the League Cup, Juan Mata transfer to Manchester United, Rooney anywhere but United and other such tales. United bow out of Capital One Cup to Sunderland at Old Trafford. PLUS, we have EXCLUSIVE phone … Continue reading

Chelsea Accept Manchester United’s £37million Bid For Juan Mata

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Juan Mata will have a medical at Manchester United tomorrow in advance of his £37million transfer from Chelsea to the Old Trafford club. Chelsea have accepted the £37million bid and have released the player to Manchester United to have his … Continue reading

Juan Mata Tells His Friends He’s Manchester United Bound, Says Report

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Chelsea midfielder Juan Mata has told his friends that he’s on his way to Manchester United for a deal believed to be in the region of £40million, according to The Independent newspaper. At the same time, Sky Sports reporter Guillem Balague says … Continue reading

More Than 1 Million Soccer Fans In US Watched NBCSN’s Coverage of Chelsea-Manchester United

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NBCSN broke through the one million viewers barrier on Sunday with its live coverage of the match between Chelsea and Manchester United. For the first time under NBC’s contract, a Premier League match was viewed by an average of more … Continue reading

Manchester United Bid £35m for Chelsea Midfielder Juan Mata: Daily Soccer Report

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Manchester United have entered a bid in the region of £35million for Chelsea midfielder Juan Mata, according to BBC Sport — which is one of the few reliable media outlets when it comes to football transfers. According to BBC Sport … Continue reading

Juan Mata Move to Manchester United Breaks Two Unwritten Rules Of Football Transfers

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer
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The potential sale of Juan Mata for a reported £40 million from Chelsea to Manchester United is shocking. It breaks two unwritten rules in football transfer dealings, and could be made by a manager in Jose Mourinho who doesn’t make … Continue reading

Manchester United Prepare to Make Record £37million Bid for Juan Mata: Nightly Soccer Report

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Tomorrow morning’s British tabloids are jumping on the transfer gossip that Chelsea midfielder Juan Mata may be heading to Manchester United in a £37million deal. The Daily Telegraph has the exclusive. Meanwhile, the competition is trying not to get outdone, so they’ve … Continue reading

Chelsea Take Control of the Premier League Title Race

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer
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A quick glance at the Premier League table shows Chelsea sitting in third position behind Arsenal and Manchester City. But a closer look at the remaining fixtures tells us that the Blues are actually in pole position to win the … Continue reading

Gary Lineker And Lee Dixon Feature In Studio Today For NBCSN’s Chelsea-Manchester United Coverage

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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If you even needed a reason to watch Chelsea against Manchester United today (live at 11am on NBCSN), NBC Sports has the added bonus today of Gary Lineker and Lee Dixon being on-site at Stamford Bridge to bring you even … Continue reading

Chelsea Midfielder Kevin de Bruyne Joins Wolfsburg For £19million: Daily Soccer Report

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Chelsea midfielder Kevin de Bruyne has joined Bundesliga club Wolfsburg on a five-year deal, the London club announced today. The reported transfer fee is £19million. De Bruyne has been a touchy subject at Chelsea recently. In September, Jose Mourinho walked … Continue reading

WATCH Jose Mourinho Discussing Anti-Chelsea Media Bias In UK Media [VIDEO]

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho will appear on BBC’s Football Focus this week to discuss several topics, one of which is the perceived media bias against Chelsea in the British media. The words by Mourinho are another guarded attack on ‘Match … Continue reading

Willian’s Brilliant Season Proves How Chelsea Know How to Play the Transfer Market

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer
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Chelsea over the festive period unleashed a new weapon on the Premier League. That weapon was thought by many, myself included, to simply be a “tactical” purchase last summer by Jose Mourinho to prevent the player from joining Tottenham Hotspur. … Continue reading