1. Chelsea Focus: Would Antonio Conte Represent a Long-Term Fix for the Blues?

    When Chelsea begin their quest for a new full-time manager in the summer, the board will have quite an arduous task at hand...

    Hemant Dua Written by Hemant Dua about almost 2 years ago 437 reads 29 comments

  2. Chelsea Tactical: Victor Moses and John Obi Mikel Are Being Sorely Missed

    While Chelsea slumped to their fifth Premier League defeat of the 2012-13 campaign on Saturday, it was the club's absent duo who led from the front as Nigeria progressed to ...

    Hemant Dua Written by Hemant Dua about almost 2 years ago 4,581 reads 63 comments

  3. Chelsea Focus: Top 5 Managers in with a Chance to Take over in the Summer

    Chelsea Football Club will probably be searching for a new manager in the summer, as interim appointment Rafael Benitez is unlikely to be given the job full time...

    Hemant Dua Written by Hemant Dua about almost 2 years ago 2,732 reads 16 comments

  4. Liverpool: Why the Suarez-Sturridge Partnership Could Be Decisive for the Reds

    A spirited second-half performance was not enough to help Liverpool get points off Manchester United , as the league leaders ran out 2-1 winners at Old Trafford...

    Hemant Dua Written by Hemant Dua about almost 2 years ago 10,300 reads 11 comments

  5. 5 High Profile Transfer Rumors That Make No Sense at All

    Truth is often stranger than fiction. With the transfer market wide open, and rumors flying left, right and centre, it comes as no surprise to me when I see even the most ludicrous of suggestions pop up on my computer screen...

    Hemant Dua Written by Hemant Dua about almost 2 years ago 4,032 reads 10 comments

  6. Chelsea Icon Analysis: Should David Luiz Get a Start in Midfield at Norwich?

    It wasn't the first time that he featured in the double pivot, and going by the evidence put forth against Aston Villa , it won't be the last...

    Hemant Dua Written by Hemant Dua about almost 2 years ago 3,200 reads 36 comments

  7. Demba Ba: Which of His Potential Buyers Needs Him the Most Right Now?

    Demba Ba is a man in demand. As things stand right now, the Senegalese hit-man sits just off the top of the Premier League goalscoring charts with 11 goals in 17 games and has been ...

    Hemant Dua Written by Hemant Dua about 2 years ago 1,364 reads 4 comments

  8. Chelsea Transfer Rumors: Theo Walcott Not the Player the Club Needs Right Now

    Transfer silly season is almost upon us, and rumors are being churned out at full throttle in the build-up to what should be a busy first month of the new year 2013...

    Hemant Dua Written by Hemant Dua about 2 years ago 3,183 reads 26 comments

  9. Manchester City 2-3 Manchester United: The Major Talking Points

    A day has passed since, and this outcome will have serious implications on the title race. In the aftermath of arguably the biggest and most fiercely contested game in England, there are naturally a number of subjects to discuss...

    Hemant Dua Written by Hemant Dua about 2 years ago 1,679 reads 7 comments

  10. Chelsea Comment: Imperative to Put Sunderland to the Sword

    A bittersweet feeling in West London. A deafening silence at the Bridge as the final whistle approaches. An emphatic 6-1 victory that tasted more like defeat. Well, enough with all the oxymoronic talk...

    Hemant Dua Written by Hemant Dua about 2 years ago 993 reads 9 comments

  11. Chelsea 2-3 Man United: A Closer Look at the Contentious Second Half Calls

    More than 24 hours have passed since the final whistle was blown to signal the end of the big game on Sunday. Nine-man hosts Chelsea went down battling against Manchester United , as most of you would know...

    Hemant Dua Written by Hemant Dua about 2 years ago 3,764 reads 59 comments

  12. Chelsea Conundrum: To Sign or Not to Sign Radamel Falcao

    I'm not sure how well I recollect, but I think these were the thoughts running through my head at the time: The ball is floated in, and Fernando meets it with his head. It's in...

    Hemant Dua Written by Hemant Dua about 2 years ago 8,615 reads 69 comments

  13. Chelsea Loan Watch: Romelu Lukaku Showing He'll Be Ready for the Big Stage Soon

    A 6'3" muscle man. The next big thing in Belgian football. The heir apparent to Didier Drogba . A lot was said about the physically intimidating teenager Romelu Lukaku , ...

    Hemant Dua Written by Hemant Dua about 2 years ago 6,295 reads 37 comments

  14. Chelsea Tactical: The Double Pivot in Midfield, and the Options Available

    This wait for the weekend seems long, doesn't it? I, for one, am itching for the club action to begin again. The World Cup qualifiers are fine, but sometimes you just want to get on with it...

    Hemant Dua Written by Hemant Dua about over 2 years ago 7,101 reads 36 comments

  15. Chelsea: Outlining Their Champions League Group H Opponents

    The draw has been made, the stage is set. The groups for the UEFA Champions League have been decided , and the action will commence in just over a fortnight's time...

    Hemant Dua Written by Hemant Dua about over 2 years ago 3,797 reads 35 comments

  16. Chelsea vs. Reading: 4 Reasons Eden Hazard Will Again Be the Man to Watch

    Wigan Athletic away on the opening day of the Premier League season is not what you'd call an easy start to your campaign, even if you're the reigning champions of Europe...

    Hemant Dua Written by Hemant Dua about over 2 years ago 3,595 reads 14 comments

  17. Manchester City vs. Chelsea: Key Battles to Watch in Community Shield

    The long wait is almost over. The new Premier League season is a meager nine days away, while the first bit of competitive action comes in the form of the traditional FA Community Shield game...

    Hemant Dua Written by Hemant Dua about over 2 years ago 4,458 reads 21 comments

  18. Manchester United Transfers: The Pros and Cons of Signing Robin Van Persie

    Transfer silly season is here, and Arsenal Football Club finds itself yet again in an undesirable position. The Gunners could be set to lose their most valuable player, and not for the first time in the past decade...

    Hemant Dua Written by Hemant Dua about over 2 years ago 18,942 reads 27 comments

  19. Chelsea Corner: What the Final Squad for 2012-13 Would Look Like If I Were RDM

    It's been a busy summer on the football front now, hasn't it? The European season only concluded towards the end of May...

    Hemant Dua Written by Hemant Dua about over 2 years ago 11,197 reads 107 comments

  20. Euro 2012: The 5 Standout Performers in Poland and Ukraine

    After three weeks of exhilarating action in Poland and Ukraine, the curtain has fallen upon yet another European Championship...

    Hemant Dua Written by Hemant Dua about over 2 years ago 1,882 reads 9 comments

  21. Euro 2012: Germany Must Play Reus and Schurrle to Unlock Stubborn Italians

    The UEFA Euro 2012 has moved into the semifinal stages. Thursday throws up yet another game flooded with household names from the footballing world. Italy-Germany is a matchup between two sides that have traditionally been giants in the sport...

    Hemant Dua Written by Hemant Dua about over 2 years ago 919 reads 0 comments

  22. Euro 2012: Croatia Ousted, but Modric Does His Transfer Prospects No Harm

    They say fortune favors the brave. Monday came, and by the end of it, Group C dark horses Croatia had learned that this needn't always be the case. The lesson was a harsh one...

    Hemant Dua Written by Hemant Dua about over 2 years ago 1,412 reads 6 comments

  23. Euro 2012: Netherlands vs Germany Players to Watch

    Time flies. With the blink of an eye, the opening group games for all the participating teams at Euro 2012 are over, and the next crop of matches already underway...

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  24. Chelsea-Bound Eden Hazard: The Implications of This Signing on the Blues

    With Lille starlet Eden Hazard making it all too clear on Twitter where his roads are taking him, it seems West London is suddenly the place to be...

    Hemant Dua Written by Hemant Dua about over 2 years ago 12,386 reads 15 comments

  25. Newcastle's Incredible Signing: The Phenomenon That Is Papiss Demba Cissé

    The first was a video game-esque goal. He had enough time to lift the ball with his foot and rifle it into the net on the volley with his weaker left. It's a shame we call it his weaker foot, such an accomplished finish it was...

    Hemant Dua Written by Hemant Dua about over 2 years ago 2,474 reads 16 comments