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Chelsea Man Confident of New Contract

Chelsea Man Confident of New Contract

The future of Frank Lampard has been up in the air for long, but finally there seems to be a conclusion in sights. The Chelsea man has said that the signs look increasingly promising that he will remain at the club next season. His contract runs out in just over a month’s time. Lampard has [...]

Chelsea vs Benfica: All the Best Photos from the Amsterdam Arena

Chelsea vs Benfica: All the Best Photos from the Amsterdam Arena

Chelsea secured their second piece of European silverware in as many years after they defeated Benfica 2-1 in the Europa League Final on Wednesday evening in Amsterdam. Chelsea took the lead first through Torres but Benfica brought things level from the spot. Branislav Ivanovic then headed home the winning goal in the 93′ minute to [...]

Chelsea Seal Second Consecutive European Title With Late Ivanovic Winner

Chelsea Seal Second Consecutive European Title With Late Ivanovic Winner

In the first of our two European tournament finals, Chelsea and Benfica may not have started by offering up goal bonanza that all were hoping for, but a second-half surge at the Amsterdam Arena quickly corrected any fears of a bore draw. A more deserving candidate to walk away as the winner of this tie [...]

Benfica vs Chelsea: Europa League Final Preview and Projected Lineups

Benfica vs Chelsea: Europa League Final Preview and Projected Lineups

Chelsea will be looking to become the first club to have two major titles from UEFA at the same time when they take on Benfica in the Europa League final on May 15. Benfica, meanwhile, will be looking to win their first European title after more than five decades. Such contrasting fortunes, though, are unlikely [...]

Daniel Sturridge, Frank Lampard Goalfests Celebrated in EPL Week 37

Daniel Sturridge, Frank Lampard Goalfests Celebrated in EPL Week 37

In the penultimate weekend of the Premier League season, only two sides managed to keep clean sheets across eight fixtures, once again highlighting the value for entertainment held in the English top flight. With Arsenal, Manchester City and newly-crowned FA Cup champions Wigan Athletic still to feature in this week’s meetings, the action doesn’t look [...]

Chelsea Manager Rafa Benitez Needs to Win Out to Secure Future Job

Chelsea Manager Rafa Benitez Needs to Win Out to Secure Future Job

There is no doubt that Chelsea “interim” manager Rafa Benitez has had a tough time this season.  Benitez has been on his way out since he called out the fans after a 2-0 FA Cup win over Middlesbrough in late February. Despite the rumors surrounding the Spanish manager, he was able to turn The Blues [...]

Chelsea News: Will Eden Hazard and John Terry Be Fit for the Europa League Final?

Chelsea News: Will Eden Hazard and John Terry Be Fit for the Europa League Final?

Chelsea are keeping their cards close to their chests, as they have not yet revealed the results of fitness tests for both John Terry and Eden Hazard ahead of the Europa League final with Benfica. Both players sustained what seemed to be serious injuries in the weekend’s 2-1 win over Aston Villa. Terry is suspected [...]

Benfica Star Taunts Chelsea Ahead of Europa League Final

Benfica Star Taunts Chelsea Ahead of Europa League Final

The Europa League final may not get as much attention as the Champions League final, but it is still an extremely important competition for the participating teams. Benfica will be taking on 2012 European champions Chelsea in the final of the competition. If it was not for Chelsea, Benfica would have been a favourite to [...]

Fernando Torres and His Return By The Numbers

Fernando Torres and His Return By The Numbers

Fernando Torres has come under a lot of scrutiny in recent years. Ever since his transfer from Liverpool to Chelsea, the Spanish international has failed to deliver on the hefty price the west London club splashed for him. Chelsea did indeed buy him at a strange time. Though he’d been very effective for Liverpool since [...]

Frank Lampard Speaks About Chelsea Goal-Scoring Record

Frank Lampard Speaks About Chelsea Goal-Scoring Record

Chelsea essentially secured a place in next year’s Champions League on Saturday noontime with a  nervy victory away at Aston Villa. Though the race for the top four has become somewhat clearer this weekend with the third spot being secured, another story stole the headlines. Frank Lampard became Chelsea’s all-time leading goal-scorer when his brace [...]

A Look at How Wayne Rooney Would Fit in Tactically at Arsenal

A Look at How Wayne Rooney Would Fit in Tactically at Arsenal

It was today revealed that Wayne Rooney certainly did hand in a transfer request recently, and his actions resulted in him being omitted from Sir Alex Ferguson’s final home game of his career. Speaking to the BBC, Ferguson confirmed Rooney’s actions and quickly responded to the club’s reaction.”We have refused it.” With Ferguson on his [...]

A Look At Record-Breaking Frank Lampard’s Season in Numbers

A Look At Record-Breaking Frank Lampard’s Season in Numbers

The future of Frank Lampard is yet to be determined as Chelsea are seemingly stalling with his contract negotiations – by stalling I mean the England international has been rumored to have fallen out of favor with Roman Abramovich who is seeking new blood for his Chelsea side. Lampard has been linked with moves to [...]

Chelsea vs Aston Villa Highlights: Frank Lampard the Hero as Blues Secure Champions League

Chelsea vs Aston Villa Highlights: Frank Lampard the Hero as Blues Secure Champions League

Chelsea vs Aston Villa Highlights It was all about Frank Lampard on Saturday noontime as the England international scored twice and surpassed the all-time Chelsea goal-scoring record in Chelsea’s 2-1 win over Aston Villa. In a game that saw record’s broken, underdogs score first, red cards, and a bad injury, Chelsea were the ultimate winners. [...]

Chelsea vs. Aston Villa: Players To Watch In Crucial Match For The Blues

Chelsea vs. Aston Villa: Players To Watch In Crucial Match For The Blues

Chelsea will travel to Villa Park on Saturday to take on Aston Villa in a crucial match for The Blues in their quest for a spot in next season’s Champions League. Coming off a disappointing 2-2 draw at home with Tottenham on Wednesday, Chelsea must finish the season strong if they want to remain in [...]

Chelsea Analysis: Projected first team against Aston Villa

Chelsea Analysis: Projected first team against Aston Villa

Chelsea look ahead to a battle at Villa Park with Aston Villa as the Blues are fighting for their right to finish in the top four and enter next campaign’s UEFA Champions League. Villa themselves are fighting for a victory to ensure that they avoid any chance of the drop after what has been a [...]

Chelsea vs Aston Villa: Frank Lampard Starts as Blues Visit Villa Park

Chelsea vs Aston Villa: Frank Lampard Starts as Blues Visit Villa Park

Aston Villa host Chelsea on Saturday at Villa Park in what should be a fantastic match-up. Chelsea go into the match needing only one more win from their final two games to secure a Champions League spot, while Paul Lambert and his men will be desperate for points to avoid getting pulled back into the [...]