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Archives: Chelsea

Man United vs Aston Villa, and Spurs vs Chelsea FA Cup Semi-Final: Open Thread

Posted on by Christopher Harris

The race is on. After Manchester City’s sublime 6-1 victory (where have we heard that before?) against City on Saturday (Norwich City, that is), the pressure is on Manchester United to walk away with a victory at home against Aston … Continue reading

FA Cup Semi-Final Previews: Liverpool vs Everton, and Chelsea vs Tottenham

Posted on by Daniel Lofti

It would be hard to wish for a bigger and better duo of FA Cup semi-finals at Wembley this year with the prospect of Everton meeting Liverpool in a Merseyside derby, and Chelsea meeting Tottenham, in a London derby. Here’s … Continue reading

Reader Mailbag: Clint Dempsey Transfer Speculation, and the Next Chelsea Manager

Posted on by Morgan Green

Have you ever had a soccer-related question that you’ve always wondered, but have never asked? Now’s your opportunity to put your questions to me, Morgan Green — and The Gaffer. Here are this week’s questions and answers: Q: Dave asks … Continue reading

The Battle For Fourth Place in the Premier League

Posted on by Christopher Harris

The battle for fourth in the Premier League is a heated competition between four different clubs: Tottenham Hotspur, Chelsea, Newcastle United and — the club that will probably finish third — Arsenal. The hotly contested fourth position will result in … Continue reading

Chelsea Home Kit for 2012-13 Season: Official [PHOTOS]

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Chelsea and adidas have officially released photos of the new home kit for the 2012-13 season. The most prominent new feature of the Chelsea home shirt is that the trim is completely in gold — everything from the three stripes … Continue reading

Chelsea Adds Philadelphia to their US Summer Tour Schedule With MLS All-Star Game

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Chelsea FC will be the opponents in the 2012 MLS All-Star Game on July 25 at PPL Park in Chester, PA at the stadium of Philadelphia Union, as was first rumored three weeks ago on EPL Talk and confirmed by FOX … Continue reading

Will Barcelona Be Remembered As Champions Or Cheats?

Posted on by Ahmed Yussuf

Barcelona in recent seasons has been lauded as potentially the greatest side in modern football. However, does this fluid and total football playing side have any flaws? One may argue the club showered with praise should act accordingly to their … Continue reading

Chelsea Faces Mission Impossible Against Barcelona in Champions League Semi-Final

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Chelsea’s win Wednesday night against Benfica in the UEFA Champions League was a victory for the club, Roberto Di Matteo, the Premier League and England. So much was riding on the line. It wasn’t pretty. It wasn’t impressive, but Chelsea … Continue reading

How I Became a “Bandwagon” Chelsea Fan

Posted on by Morgan Green

My name is Morgan Green and I am an American who has been a fan of soccer for the last 7 years. Throughout that time I’ve seen and heard a lot about my love of soccer and about the teams … Continue reading

Fernando Torres is Having an Undervalued Season for Chelsea

Posted on by Justin Yerina

Being a Chelsea supporter has brought its fair share of ups and downs over the past few seasons. No player has embodied this more than Fernando Torres. There is no question that the striker has not scored enough goals to … Continue reading

Who Will Win the PFA Young Player of the Year Award?

Posted on by David Eykelestam

A few weeks ago I took a glance at the main contenders for the PFA Player of the Year Award 2011/2012. Robin van Persie aside, there was a definite lack of stand-out performers jockeying for position in the shortlist of … Continue reading

Find Out Who’s In the Premier League Team of the Season 2011-12

Posted on by Alex Muller

Out friends over at The Football Daily have thought long and hard this week about which 11 players deserve to be in the Premier League team of the season for 2011-12. The results from their number crunching and debates have … Continue reading

Could Your Premier League Club Be the Next Rangers or Portsmouth?

Posted on by Eamonn Rushe

The recent financial struggles of Portsmouth and Rangers have been the subject of debate amongst fans. The worry is that maybe your club is not the invincible landmark of history that it once seemed. The overall financial climate in today’s … Continue reading

Chelsea to Play AC Milan and Seattle This Summer; More US Dates to Follow

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Chelsea today officially announced the first two dates of their 2012 US summer tour, more than 3 weeks after we leaked the news courtesy of the Chelsea In America supporters group. The 2012 US summer tour kicks off with Chelsea … Continue reading

Chelsea vs Tottenham: Blues Must Win, Spurs Mustn’t Lose

Posted on by Guest Author

The race for Champions League qualification is set for a number of twists and turns before third, fourth and fifth places are decided in the Premier League, with the fixture between Chelsea and Tottenham this weekend at Stamford Bridge massively … Continue reading

Chelsea to Play Celtic at Yankee Stadium This Summer; Blues to Also Play In Philadelphia

Posted on by Christopher Harris

More details have been revealed regarding Chelsea’s tour of the United States this July. In addition to what we already know about the Chelsea summer tour, we now know that Chelsea will play Glasgow Celtic at Yankee Stadium in New … Continue reading

Arsenal Takes On Chelsea in 4-v-4 Battle on FIFA Street [VIDEO]

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Who would win in a 4-v-4 between Chelsea and Arsenal? The folks at EA Sports have created a simulation using FIFA Street to find out. Chelsea features a star-studded line-up of Didier Drogba, Frank Lampard, Ashley Cole and Daniel Sturridge. … Continue reading

Chelsea to Face Benfica in UEFA Champions League Quarter-Final

Posted on by Christopher Harris

The draw for the quarter-finals of the 2012 Champions League was made this morning. Premier League’s only representative, Chelsea FC, will face Benfica of Portugal, to be played March 27/28 and April 3/4. The path to the final has also … Continue reading