1. Breaking Down Branislav Ivanovic's Performance for Chelsea vs. Everton

    LONDON — Branislav Ivanovic 's performance against Everton on Wednesday night has grabbed the headlines, but for all the wrong reasons...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 1 month ago 3,210 reads 8 comments

  2. Branislav Ivanovic Headbutt Investigation: Latest Details, Reports on FA Search

    Chelsea defender Branislav Ivanovic allegedly headbutted Everton's James McCarthy during the feisty final scenes of Wednesday's 1-0 win for the Blues. However, the Serbian fullback won't be charged for his actions...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 1 month ago 15,021 reads 124 comments

  3. How Branislav Ivanovic Went from Transfer Dud to Chelsea Superstar

    "If you think Nemanja Vidic is good, you're in for a treat with Branislav. He's even better." Those were the words of Branislav Ivanovic's agent on a mild January afternoon in 2008 as I stood observing a photoshoot with Chelsea 's latest signing...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 1 month ago 9,661 reads 17 comments

  4. Aston Villa vs. Chelsea: Winners and Losers from Premier League Game

    It was Branislav Ivanovic to the rescue. Needing a goal vs. Aston Villa to extend their lead at the Premier League's summit, Chelsea were handed arguably their biggest three points to date from the Serbian right-back after 66 minutes...

    Daniel Tiluk Written by Daniel Tiluk about 1 month ago 14,133 reads 50 comments

  5. Chelsea's 10 Greatest January Transfer Window Signings of the Premier League Era

    With the January transfer window closing tomorrow, Chelsea have waited until the final hours to complete their rumoured winter business. Fiorentina 's £23...

    Daniel Tiluk Written by Daniel Tiluk about 1 month ago 6,780 reads 15 comments

  6. A Progress Report on Chelsea's Summer Transfer Signing Filipe Luis

    Chelsea paid £16 million this summer for left-back Filipe Luis, who turned 29 years old before a meaningful ball was kicked; not exactly long-term thinking form the Blues—but their plan seems to be working...

    Daniel Tiluk Written by Daniel Tiluk about 3 months ago 10,322 reads 11 comments

  7. Branislav Ivanovic Is Fast Becoming Premier League's Best Defender

    If Chelsea do go on and win the Premier League title at a canter (which looks likely after their latest win on Wednesday, this time against Tottenham Hotspur ), then it may well ...

    Aaron Bower Written by Aaron Bower about 4 months ago 6,188 reads 47 comments

  8. Twitter Reacts to Branislav Ivanovic's Red Card vs. Manchester United

    Referee Phil Dowd made a controversial decision on Sunday when he dismissed Chelsea's Branislav Ivanovic for a second bookable offence late in their match against Manchester United, leading to the hosts' late equaliser by Robin van Persie...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 5 months ago 23,170 reads 103 comments

  9. The Case for Branislav Ivanovic to Be Chelsea's First-Choice Right-Back

    It's not just the goalkeeper position where Jose Mourinho is spoiled for choice at Chelsea these days. Throughout his squad, the Blues manager has world-class players competing for places, especially on the defensive flanks...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 7 months ago 11,682 reads 24 comments

  10. Burnley vs. Chelsea: Key Selection Decisions for Jose Mourinho

    After weeks of fine-tuning systems, the new Premier League season has kicked off. Jose Mourinho and his players have to wait just a little while longer to get their campaign up and running, travelling to Burnley on Monday night...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 8 months ago 28,969 reads 81 comments

  11. Chelsea FC: Branislav Ivanovic vs. Cesar Azpilicueta

    At nearly every position, Roman Abramovich has provided Jose Mourinho with multiple world-class options from which to choose. The Portuguese manager has been tasked to select the best of each and win Chelsea commensurate silverware...

    Daniel Tiluk Written by Daniel Tiluk about 8 months ago 18,379 reads 11 comments

  12. Chelsea: How Filipe Luis Arrival Might Affect Look of the Preferred Back Line

    A sum of £16 million is sizable for a defender, and with Filipe Luis being signed by Chelsea for a figure somewhere in that region (as per the Daily Mail ), it is safe ...

    Hemant Dua Written by Hemant Dua about 8 months ago 7,448 reads 2 comments

  13. Chelsea's Kids Have Much to Learn Despite AFC Wimbledon Comeback

    CHERRY RED RECORDS STADIUM, LONDON—Jose Mourinho is famed for many things as a coach. Behind the headlines, soundbites and suave dress sense is a manager determined to succeed and intent on excellence...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 9 months ago 13,588 reads 20 comments

  14. AFC Wimbledon vs. Chelsea: 6 Things We Learned

    CHERRY RED RECORDS STADIUM, LONDON— Chelsea had to come from two goals behind against AFC Wimbledon on Saturday to ensure they remained undefeated in pre -season...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 9 months ago 17,369 reads 20 comments

  15. Arsenal Transfer News: Shock Branislav Ivanovic Rumours, Latest on Alvaro Morata

    Arsenal are reportedly preparing a shock move to bring Chelsea defender Branislav Ivanovic to the Emirates as a replacement for the departing Thomas Vermaelen ...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 10 months ago 29,162 reads 104 comments