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

    Gianfranco Zola enjoys cult status with the Chelsea faithful, given his past exploits as a player of the club. The 46-year-old began his managerial career at West Ham in 2008, and he steered them to ninth place in the Premier League...

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  2. 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...

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  3. 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...

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  4. 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...

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  5. 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 ...

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  6. 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...

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  7. 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...

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  8. 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...

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  9. 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...

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  10. 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...

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  11. 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 , ...

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  12. 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 almost 2 years ago 7,005 reads 36 comments

  13. 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...

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  14. 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 2 years ago 3,542 reads 14 comments

  15. 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 2 years ago 4,413 reads 21 comments

  16. 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 2 years ago 18,840 reads 27 comments

  17. 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...

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  18. 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...

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  19. 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...

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  20. 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...

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  21. 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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  22. 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...

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  23. 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...

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  24. Benfica V Chelsea: 6 Things We Learned from Champions League QF 1st Leg

    Jorge Jesus had just said a couple of weeks ago that being drawn against Chelsea in the UEFA Champions League quarterfinals was a dream come true for him and his Benfica side...

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  25. Chelsea 1-0 Stoke City: Rating the Chelsea Players on Show

    Didier Drogba's 68th-minute finish was enough to help Roberto Di Matteo's Chelsea see off a stubborn Stoke City on Saturday afternoon in what was largely a one-sided affair...

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