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Coverage of tonight's Chelsea v MLS All-Star match

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Stay tuned to the EPL Talk Blog tonight before, during and after the Chelsea v MLS All-Star match. Depending on how the technology works, we may be able to get photographs — and even audio — from EPL Talk correspondent … Continue reading

Behind the Scenes at Chelsea's Pre-Season Training & Press Conference

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By Christopher Schachter, EPL Talk correspondent In a packed and stifling media room just off the team dressing rooms in the bowels of Toyota Park, I learned some interesting things about the culture of the EPL. The Gaffer reigns imperiously … Continue reading

Blogging From Chicago: Chelsea v MLS All-Stars

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By Christopher Schachter, EPL Talk correspondent Arrived safely in Chicago, shocked and amazed that they speak the President’s English outside of New York City. You see, except for the occasional trip to visit my brother in SW6 and dragging my … Continue reading

Behind the Scenes at Chelsea v MLS All-Stars

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EPL Talk correspondent Christopher Schachter who is covering the Chelsea against MLS All-Star match has arrived safely in Chicago. To see his up-to-the-minute photos from behind-the-scenes at Toyota Park with the MLS All-Stars, visit the EPL Talk Flickr account at … Continue reading

Best Way to Experience the Chelsea v MLS All-Stars Match

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We’re just three days away from the MLS All Star match against Chelsea, and the excitement is reaching a fever pitch. The fantastic news is that EPL Talk will have a correspondent making a trek to Chicago to report on … Continue reading

The 2 G's Come Out On Top with Chelsea Tour Coverage

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In the US this past week, there has been an abundance of media coverage surrounding Chelsea’s pre-season training in Los Angeles. The USA Today even had a Chelsea story on the front cover of their sports section. But out of … Continue reading

Damien Duff Close to Leaving Chelsea

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What do the following players have in common? Didier Zokora, Michael Carrick, Edgar Davids, Aaron Lennon, Jermaine Jenas, Andy Reid, Reto Ziegler, Hossam Ghaly, Danny Murphy, Teemu Tainio and now, possibly Damien Duff? Unbelievably, it’s the overcrowded midfield line-up at … Continue reading

Chelsea Raise The Bar Before 2006/2007 Season Begins

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When the Premiership season concluded on May 7, many people (myself included) were commenting how next season will be a four horse race instead of two. Liverpool, Chelsea, Arsenal and Manchester United are worthy contenders for the 2006/2007 title. How … Continue reading

Chelsea Crowned Premiership Champions

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  Congratulations to Chelsea for winning the 2005-2006 Premiership trophy. The Blues cruised to victory in a 3-0 home win against a very disappointing Manchester United side. Class goals from Gallas, Cole and Carvalho sealed the victory.

What If?

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Suspend your disbelief for a minute, and go along with the following scenario for the end to the Premiership season: Chelsea, dented by their FA Cup Semi-Final loss against Liverpool, succumb to Manchester United this Saturday and lose their first … Continue reading

Liverpool Put Pressure On Man United

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Liverpool’s 2-1 FA Cup semi-final win against Chelsea yesterday was good news for the Premiership. For the past decade, the Premiership has been a two horse race with Arsenal and Manchester United dominating the league. Now, looking at next season, … Continue reading

Chelsea v Liverpool: FA Cup Semi-Final

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The biggest match of the weekend won’t be televised on Fox Soccer Channel. So, if you’re interested in following the Chelsea versus Liverpool FA Cup Semi Final, read on… In the States, the only way to watch the game is … Continue reading

Chelsea Confirmed for MLS All-Star Game

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As reported here on March 28, EPL Talk can now confirm that Chelsea will play versus the MLS All-Star team in Chicago on August 5. Read the complete story here.

Chelsea to Play in MLS All-Star Game This Summer?

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Major League Soccer (MLS) is expected to announce Monday that Chelsea has been invited to play in the MLS All-Star Game this summer in Chicago. The EPL Talk Blog reported on March 16 that there were significant rumors about the … Continue reading

Chelsea Coming To Chicago In July?

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chelsea-fc is reporting a rumor that Chelsea could be playing in Chicago this summer as part of their summer tour at the end of July.

Goals of the Season

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Watching the excellent EPL Review Show on Fox Soccer Channel, I had to wonder when was the last Premiership weekend when there were so many spectacular goals worthy of “goal of the season” contention? This past weekend had four contenders. … Continue reading

Premiership & The Continental Divide

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Is it any coincidence that out of the top five teams in the EPL table, that four of the five managers are from the continent? Of course, the foreign managers are in charge of big money clubs like Chelsea, Liverpool, … Continue reading

2006 Predictions, Part Two

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Current Premiership champions Chelsea will undoubtedly win the English Premier League again this year. But that’s not my prediction. Instead, my prediction is that Chelsea will drop points in their race to the top of the EPL. Here’s how: February … Continue reading