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A section of the Chelsea fans have made predictions on the futures of Reece James and Cesar Azpilicueta. James recently made his Blues debut at right-back against Grimsby Town in the League Cup third round and he was able to put up a stunning display by contributing one goal and two assists in a comfortable 7-1 triumph.
As a result, many of the supporters have been delighted with the impact from the Blues graduate and a few of them believe the youngster should displace Azpilicueta in the starting lineup for the Premier League …

Chelsea FC are one of the most successful Premier League clubs of the 21st century, and this is thanks mainly to a huge amount of ambition in the transfer market, and the desire to appoint only the very best as club manager. However, not all of Chelsea’s moves have worked out, and those in power at Stamford Bridge have then decided to release some players just a bit too early.
There are several standout examples of players who have joined Chelsea, only to fail, and then achieve later success. The question, …

The Champions League gets underway shortly after the current international break and there should be plenty of excitement in store with some of the high-profile clubs facing each other. However, one particular group in H should gather the most attention with Europa League holders Chelsea pitted against Lille, Valencia and last season’s Champions League semi-finalists Ajax.
Here is a preview on each of the teams..
Chelsea – Premier League: Chelsea have gone through a period of transition following the departure of their talisman in Eden Hazard. Their year-long transfer ban has meant that …

Chelsea’s two-window transfer ban put them at a disadvantage during the summer transfer window as they were not able to strengthen the squad after the departure of key players including Eden Hazard to Real Madrid.
However, the same embargo has contributed to the promotion of younger graduates such as Mason Mount and Tammy Abraham, who have been responsible for scoring the goals during the opening four league games.
Still, there has been a genuine weakness in the defensive scheme of things where Cesar Azpilicueta has looked far from his best from the …

Chelsea produced a strong response from the recent league drubbing in the UEFA Super Cup against Liverpool on Wednesday night, but they were unable to get over the line with the trophy after a penalty shoot-out defeat to Jurgen Klopp’s side.
The Blues were by far the more dominant side as the game progressed to added extra-time but a 2-2 stalemate after 120 minutes of action meant that a penalty shoot-out was required to split the difference between the Premier League giants at the Vodafone Arena in Istanbul.
Despite this, the Europa …

Manchester United entertain Chelsea at Old Trafford in the first gameweek of the new Premier League season. Both sides did not deliver their best showing during the course of the previous campaign, but the Blues managed to put some shine on their season by making the top four ahead of the Red Devils as well as winning the Europa League title.
Since then, the Blues have changed their manager with Frank Lampard succeeding Maurizio Sarri at the helm and the league opener will revive a familiar rivalry with United boss Ole …

In any game of football, the scoreline matters more than anything else. While the defensive stability and ball possession plays a role in dominating the proceedings on the field, it does not really matter, if your team ultimately can’t find the net.
This is where the central forwards generally come in. They are tasked with the job of scoring important goals at key moments in order to take their respective sides over the line. The best forwards are not those, who are only able to score for themselves but also contribute …

Premier League giants Chelsea have decided to keep hold of the services of Michy Batshuayi for the forthcoming campaign. The Belgium international has spent the past one-and-a-half seasons away from the Blues on loan, but he appears set to make a re-appearance in the club’s shirt under the guidance of Frank Lampard.
According to Goal.com, the Blues have decided against the option of selling the striker this summer, considering they are currently under a transfer ban until June 2020 after breaking rules relating to the signing of under-age players.
Batshuayi has grown …

Chelsea starlet Callum Hudson-Odoi has reportedly reached an agreement over a new long-term contract with the club. The England international has been in a contract standoff with the west London giants over the past year, but it appears that he has eventually decided to commit his future beyond the length of his current deal.
The 18-year-old made his breakthrough under the guidance of manager Maurizio Sarri last season and he made a positive impression with five goals and five assists contributed from 23 appearances in all competitions.
Despite this, there had been …

Chelsea have experienced a mixed run of results during pre-season, but there have been positives with a few young players getting the chance to impress under new manager Frank Lampard. Among those, we look into a couple of graduates, who could make the breakthrough during the 2019/2020 campaign.
Mason Mount:
The 20-year-old has spent the previous two seasons on loan with Vitesse and Derby County respectively and he had worked with Lampard at the latter of those clubs. In a short while, the youngster has shown his versatility of playing in the …