So with the appointment of Zinedine Zidane at Madrid, reports are now emerging from reliable sources that Eden Hazard will be leaving Chelsea in the summer, probably for a fee of £100m. With that news in mind, it’s time to assess the real impact of Hazard at Chelsea, and how much we will miss him [...]
Chelsea's future has been in the media a lot in recent days. There’s been speculation surrounding the futures of several players. And in recent days there’s been heightened speculation that Maurizio Sarri is just one defeat away from the sack. Then, today, Chelsea were given a transfer ban by FIFA, which will apply for two [...]
The Chelsea fanbase right now is divided into two camps. Sarri in or Sarri Out. I’ve written several articles in defence of head coach Maurizio Sarri. I advised to be patient with him, and that given time and backing he'd produce something special at Chelsea. I stuck with him through all the bad performances and [...]
In the last few weeks, in particularly after the Bournemouth defeat, many fans took to Twitter to criticise head coach Maurizio Sarri. Many fans said he should flat out be sacked. But many other well meaning fans have argued that he needs to adapt himself tactically. Whilst he doesn’t have the players to fit his [...]
So, we need to talk about last night. Bournemouth 4 Chelsea 0. What a complete and utter shambles. I’ve followed Chelsea since 1983, and I’m not sure I’ve ever been this angry after a defeat. And honestly this has almost nothing to do with the manager, tactics, or formation. Yes, there are tweaks Maurizio Sarri [...]
As we all remember, Chelsea lost 2-0 to Arsenal on Saturday. We’ve lost several other games this season, and experienced other poor performances, but this defeat seemed to have an extra edge to it. The strong reaction from Head Coach Maurizio Sarri himself was mirrored on social media. I saw fans who never get angry, [...]
Chelsea need a footballing figurehead. They need a man well known throughout football, a leader, a winner, a Chelsea man, with the vision to plan a coherent footballing vision and strategy - who can work with Marina and give her the footballing insight she lacks. Chelsea need a director of football.