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Archives: Chelsea

Comparisons Between Lampard and Gerrard Continue to Run Deep Both On And Off the Field

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer
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It is no small irony that after 24 hours of headlines about Frank Lampard that the spotlight has passed to Steven Gerrard.  After all, it’s these two players who are forever inextricably linked in the minds of a generation of fans … Continue reading

Jose Mourinho’s Mind Games Backfire As Chelsea’s 8-Point Lead Is Erased

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer
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Imparting a culture of victimization in his players is an old Jose Mourinho trick. An equally old trick of The Special One is to use the media to his advantage planting statements that give his side in an edge in … Continue reading

Watch Tottenham 5-3 Chelsea Match Highlights; Five-Star Spurs Stun Blues [VIDEO]

Posted on by PA Sport
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Tottenham enjoyed an unforgettable start to 2015 as Chelsea were disposed of in remarkable fashion, with Jose Mourinho's side shipping five goals as the Premier League title race burst wide open. Spurs have rarely had the bragging rights in this … Continue reading

Jose Mourinho Complains That Ref Phil Dowd Was Too Slow

Posted on by PA Sport
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A seething Jose Mourinho invited scrutiny on the performance of referee Phil Dowd after witnessing his Chelsea side lose 5-3 at Tottenham in a result which wiped out their lead at the top of the Barclays Premier League. Harry Kane … Continue reading

Tottenham vs Chelsea: Preview and Predicted Lineups for New Year’s Day Derby

Posted on by Ayo Isaiah
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Chelsea take the short trip to North London where they face a rejuvenated Tottenham side in the late kickoff on Thursday, New Year’s Day. This match marks the end of the hectic festive period that has seen the Premier League … Continue reading

Combined Premier League XI Team For First Half of Season 2014-15

Posted on by Thariq Amir
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So the final Premier League games of 2014 have come to a close. Chelsea and Manchester City seem destined to battle for this season’s title whilst Manchester United have climbed up to third after a slow start. West Ham United … Continue reading

Mourinho Mind Games Are a Tactic to Invoke Siege Mentality Among Chelsea Players

Posted on by PA Sport
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Jose Mourinho's tirade over perceived injustices against his Chelsea side may have been a tactic designed to invoke a siege mentality among his players. The Chelsea boss railed about a "clear campaign" against his side after Cesc Fabregas was booked … Continue reading

Jose Mourinho Continues to Believe that Chelsea Players Don’t Dive

Posted on by PA Sport
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Jose Mourinho has been outspoken on diving in the English game since returning to Chelsea and on Sunday claimed there is a sustained campaign against his side after Cesc Fabregas was booked for simulation. Here Press Association Sport looks at … Continue reading

Jose Mourinho Claims There’s a ‘Clear Campaign’ Against Chelsea

Posted on by PA Sport
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Jose Mourinho claims there is a "clear campaign" against Chelsea and labeled the booking handed out to Cesc Fabregas for a supposed dive against Southampton a "scandal". Sadio Mane and Eden Hazard scored in an entertaining, hard-fought 1-1 draw at … Continue reading

Watch Chelsea vs West Ham United Match Highlights [VIDEO]

Posted on by PA Sport
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Diego Costa was on target in a 2-0 win as Barclays Premier League leaders Chelsea proved a barrier too far for West Ham. The Hammers, who began the day in fourth place, have been transformed since being criticized by Jose … Continue reading

Jose Mourinho Hails Hard-Working Players in Premier League

Posted on by PA Sport
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Footballers playing in Britain deserve respect because of the hectic festive fixture program, according to Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho. Beginning with Monday night's 2-0 victory over Stoke, the Blues will play five matches in less than two weeks. Boxing Day … Continue reading

Premier League Team of the Week – Gameweek 17

Posted on by Amadi Tidiane
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Based on the performances in the 10 matches played during the weekend of Gameweek 17 of the Premier League, as well as utilizing stats from WhoScored, Squawka and TransferMarkt, here’s my team of the weekend: Goalkeeper Pantilimon – [Sunderland] – … Continue reading

Jose Mourinho Heaps Praise on Chelsea Captain John Terry

Posted on by PA Sport
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Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho was full of praise for John Terry after the skipper's early goal helped the Blues secure a 2-0 win at Stoke and the Barclays Premier League Christmas number one spot. Terry headed past Asmir Begovic in … Continue reading

Analyzing The Top 5 Signings of 2014

Posted on by Chris Winterburn
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With 2014 now approaching its climax, it is time to assess the signings who have excelled after making a move in 2014. Not every signing will be a hit, as we have seen with great regularity in the Premier League … Continue reading

Stoke City vs Chelsea, Gameweek 17: TV Times and Open Thread

Posted on by Alex Muller
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Here’s today’s TV schedule for viewers/readers in the United States: Stoke City vs Chelsea, 3pm, NBCSN and NBC Sports Live Extra Starting lineups: Stoke: Begovic; Bardsley, Shawcross, Muniesa, Pieters; Cameron, Nzonzi; Walters, Bojan, Arnautovic; Crouch Chelsea: Courtois; Ivanovic, Cahill, Terry … Continue reading

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Chelsea Home, Away and Third Shirts for 2015/16 Season: Leaked [PHOTOS]

Posted on by Alex Muller
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Sketches of Chelsea’s proposed home, away and third shirts for the 2015/16 season have been leaked on the Internet. Chelsea’s new shirts from adidas aren’t overhauls of previous designs. Chelsea’s home shirt will feature a familiar design but with small enhancements … Continue reading

Sheffield United Land Spurs in Capital One Cup Semi Draw

Posted on by PA Sport
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League One side Sheffield United will face Tottenham in a two-legged semi-final of the Capital One Cup. The Blades saw off Premier League Southampton at Bramall Lane on Tuesday night, and will face Spurs at their home ground in the … Continue reading

Petr Cech: Helmet Saved Him and Zouma From Serious Injury for Chelsea

Posted on by PA Sport
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Petr Cech insists his padded helmet saved him and Chelsea team-mate Kurt Zouma from serious injury. The pair clashed heads in the Blues' 3-1 Capital One Cup quarter final win at Derby on Tuesday, forcing Zouma to be carried off. … Continue reading