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Archives: Chelsea

Reflections from the Community Shield Match

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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  Premiership Countdown: 5 Days to Go. The season is upon us, and what a terrific Community Shield it was. While not the best classic, it reminded me of the reasons why we love English football so much. Here are … Continue reading

MLS Player Ratings for match vs Chelsea

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer
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Captain Jaime Moreno leads the victory celebration after the win over Chelsea. From ESPN.com A year ago a similar squad of the top players in MLS was ambushed 5-0 by Real Madrid. This year MLS defeated EPL champ Chelsea 1-0. … Continue reading

Chelsea’s American Tour Rated A Success

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Premiership Countdown: 12 Days to Go. The Guardian ran an interesting story in today’s edition entitled “Blues Can’t Match The Beatles, But American Project Reaps Rewards.” The article, written by Matt Scott, reports on Chelsea’s marketing strategy in America capturing … Continue reading

Report from Chelsea Press Conference in Chicago

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By Christopher Schachter, EPL Talk correspondent I really thought Joe Cole was doing his best Damien Duff, an arms flailing dive not 5 minutes into the 2nd half, but unfortunately Mourinho (“I am not a doctor”) offered up the fact … Continue reading

A milestone for MLS

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer
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The MLS all stars stunned Chelsea, the EPL Champs today at Toyota Park. I was at the game and will have much more on this subject later, but feel this is one of the most important moments for MLS in … Continue reading

Behind the Scenes: Chelsea v MLS All-Star Match

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By Christopher Schachter, EPL Talk correspondent Game Day in Chicago: Fact: America is one tacky place, marketing sports and big events is none too subtle, they’ll blow up anything into massive balloons and have college kids shoving gatorade at you … Continue reading

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

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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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

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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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 … 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

Best Striker Partnerships in the Premiership

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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In today’s transfer news, it looks like Hernan Crespo wants to return to Italy while Bayern Munich are inching closer to signing Ruud Van Nistelrooy. The question it leaves in my mind is this: Who are the strikers that’ll be … Continue reading

Premiership Countdown: 30 Days to Go

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Do you ever dream you could be at a stadium in the Premier League, to soak in the atmosphere and watch what happens inside and outside of the hallowed ground? Although it’s not as good as experiencing it in person, … Continue reading

Nowak rounds out MLS All Star Roster for match versus Chelsea

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Bobby Boswell scored a goal versus Chelsea last year in DC United’s 2-1 loss to the EPL Title holders. Here he is pictured fighting Didier Drogba for possession. (International Sports Images) MLS All Star Head Coach Peter Nowak named All … Continue reading

Damien Duff Close to Leaving Chelsea

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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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

Premiership Countdown: 38 Days to Go

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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During the upcoming 2006/2007 English Premier League season, who can stop Chelsea from winning the title, and do you think Chelsea can be their own worst enemy and drop much-needed points? For me, I see Arsenal and Liverpool as being … Continue reading

Chelsea Raise The Bar Before 2006/2007 Season Begins

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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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