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Archives: Chelsea

Premier League Sunday, Gameweek 1: Open Thread

Posted on by Christopher Harris

On the first Sunday of the Premier League 2012-13 season, we have Wigan versus Chelsea (8:30am ET on FOX Soccer) followed by Manchester City against Southampton (11am ET, also on FOX Soccer). On paper, these should be two comfortable wins for … Continue reading

Juan Mata Rested For Opening Stages Of Season Says Chelsea Boss Di Matteo: The Daily EPL

Posted on by Alex Muller

In important news for Fantasy Premier League players and Chelsea fans, Roberto Di Matteo has conceded that he must rest Juan Mata during the opening stages of the season after a busy Euro 2012. The Spaniard looks set to miss tomorrow’s … Continue reading

Jose Bosingwa Signs for QPR After Chelsea Release: The Nightly EPL

Posted on by Alex Muller

It’s been a hectic day in the Premier League. First, Clint Dempsey is put up for sale by Fulham. And then there’s been a flurry of transfer speculation and deals being signed including Jose Bosingwa heading from Chelsea to Queens … Continue reading

Premier League Weekend Preview: Gameweek 1

Posted on by Matt Jones

So here we are again, on the cusp of another Premier League season. After a three month amnesty during which we have tried to fill the footballing void with a plethora of other sports and competitions, the real thing is … Continue reading

2012-13 Premier League Table Predictions

Posted on by Christopher Harris

What’s your prediction for how the 2012-13 Premier League table will finish? Which clubs will fill positions one through 20? It’s the million dollar question for this, the 21st season of the English Premier League. The bounty for the clubs who … Continue reading

Chelsea’s Side Is Riddled With Holes, But Does Di Matteo Have Time To Strengthen?

Posted on by Michael Green

The forthcoming Premier League season is arguably the most anticipated campaign in many years. The groundbreaking signing of Robin van Persie by Manchester United has certainly captured the imagination and notice of everyone involved in English football and therefore, before … Continue reading

talkSPORT Launches Free Commentary of Every Premier League Game for 2012-13 Season

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Beginning this weekend, commentary of every single Premier League match this season will be available live for free from talkSPORT, the UK-based sports talk radio station. Under the new rights deal signed earlier this year, talkSPORT acquired the radio rights … Continue reading

Chelsea 2:3 Manchester City – League Champs Prevail

Posted on by Earl Reed

The excitement of a new season is merely days away, as the friendlies are nearly complete, and the Barclay’s Premier League season will kickoff on Saturday. Today, the yearly tradition of the Community Shield took place at Villa Park, displaced … Continue reading

FA Community Shield, Chelsea vs Manchester City: Open Thread

Posted on by Christopher Harris

The time has arrived. The traditional fixture to kick off the 2012-13 English football season is upon us, and it’s the first FA Community Shield in six years that doesn’t feature Manchester United. It’s been a wet early afternoon in … Continue reading

Villa Park Is Ready for the 2012 Community Shield [VIDEO]

Posted on by Alex Muller

Villa Park is the venue tomorrow for the traditional kick-off to the English football season when Chelsea takes on Manchester City for the 2012 Community Shield. Since Wembley is being used for the Olympics, the venue for the final this … Continue reading

Chelsea Will Struggle to Score Goals This Season

Posted on by Michael Schwartz

After a strange year of turbulent highs and lows, Chelsea will prepare for the future with a squad full of new, exciting additions. Chelsea was a massive disappointment in England as they finished sixth after the the Andre Villas-Boas experiment … Continue reading

Should the FA Community Shield Be Played Overseas?

Posted on by Matt Jones

Chelsea v Manchester City The FA Community Shield 8.30am, Sunday, August 12, 2012 Villa Park, Aston Villa FC Live on FOX Soccer It’s around this time of year that I start getting particularly giddy about the prospect of a brand … Continue reading

Why It’s Time For Stadiums to Be Wired For Soccer Fans

Posted on by Christopher Harris

It seems so surreal to me that working on EPL Talk 365 days a year, on pretty much a 24-hour basis each day, that it’s been over 5 years since I’ve been to a match involving a Premier League team. … Continue reading

Which EPL Club Had the Most Successful US Tour This Summer? [POLL]

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Now that the six Premier League clubs who toured the United States this summer have returned to their homeland, which of the six clubs had the most successful US tour? I’m not interested in who played the best, or won … Continue reading

Brighton vs Chelsea, Friendly: Open Thread

Posted on by Alex Muller

It’s not often that I get to use the words Brighton And Hove Albion in a sentence, but today is one of those lucky days. Brighton And Hove Albion (or Brighton, as they’re more commonly named) host a friendly today … Continue reading

How Chelsea’s Midfield Will Line Up For the 2012-13 Premier League Season

Posted on by Steven Ruiz

Andre Villas-Boas’ project may have been cut short prematurely, but the spirit of the Portuguese’s plans has remained. The summer transfer window has seen the departure of three veterans and the injection of young, talented midfielders. Just a year ago, … Continue reading

US TV Schedule Revealed For Opening Weekend of 2012-13 Premier League Season

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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The opening weekend of the Premier League season is less than 3 weeks away, and we now know what the TV and Internet schedule will be for that weekend, where every match will be shown live for viewers in the … Continue reading

Chelsea vs AC Milan Friendly In Miami, In Pictures [PHOTO]

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Chelsea will find few places more idyllic than Miami to play its football. Saturday evening, Chelsea played in the heat and beautiful weather of South Florida. While the final result wasn’t what Chelsea or its fans wanted, it was still … Continue reading