1. Chelsea Get Back on Track at Hull

    Chelsea recovered from their defeat to Liverpool at the weekend by dispatching a below-par Hull side 3-0. There were some shaky moments—most notably when Daniel Cousin hit the ...

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  2. Hull City V Chelsea Preview: Scolari's Men Aim to Get Back on Track at Hull

    Ahead of Wednesday’s Premier League clash between Hull City and Chelsea, Alan McGuinness provides you with all you need to know, rounded off as ever with a prediction of the final score...

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  3. Alonso Brings The Curtain Down On Fortress Stamford Bridge

    Chelsea fans knew that this day would come eventually, but probably would have picked a different opponent to lose their 86 match home unbeaten league record to...

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  4. Chelsea v. Liverpool Preview: Early Pace Setters Collide in Mouth-Watering Clash

    Alan McGuinness previews one of the most eagerly anticipated games of the season so far: Chelsea v. Liverpool at Stamford Bridge...

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  5. Chelsea-Roma Preview: Free-Scoring Blues Aim to Conquer Stuttering Roma

    Alan McGuinness previews Chelsea’s Match Day 3 encounter with Roma at Stamford Bridge with all the usual need-to-know information ahead of the game...

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  6. Just How Worried Should the Rest of the Big Four Be About Liverpool?

    I’ve got a confession to make.I’m starting to get worried about Liverpool. Yes, that team from Merseyside that always seemed to finish fourth and concentrate on the Champions ...

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  7. Cautious Scolari Aims to Keep Expectations in Check

    Sitting in the dugout at the Riverside Stadium this afternoon, Luiz Felipe Scolari must have been wondering what all the fuss was about...

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  8. Sumptuous Blues Batter Beleaguered Boro

    Injury crisis? What injury crisis? Despite having seven first team players out, Chelsea tore Middlesbrough apart this afternoon by five goals to nil to stay top of the Premier League and boost their goal difference in the process...

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  9. Ever-Present Lampard Continues To Rise Up The Pages Of History

    When Frank Lampard steps out onto the Riverside Stadium turf tomorrow afternoon, he will hit a very significant milestone...

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  10. Middlesbrough V Chelsea Preview: Depleted Blues Hope To Maintain Momentum

    Chelsea return to league action after the October break for internationals and Alan McGuinness has all you need to know ahead of the Saturday fixture, rounded off as always with a prediction...

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  11. England "Fans" Embarrass Themselves

    It has long been the enigma surrounding England: Why can't they perform on the international stage and end 40 years of hurt? Well, on Saturday, we got a partial answer...

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  12. Placid Scolari Fits Abramovich's Chelsea Like a Glove

    Yesterday, the Guardian reported that Luiz Felipe Scolari has been given a position on Chelsea’s PLC board...

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  13. Florent Malouda Benefits from Regime Change

    As I walked down from my seat to the toilet at halftime during Sunday’s impressive win over Aston Villa, a man remarked, “Who’s that guy wearing the Malouda shirt?” That remark raised both a smile and a very good point...

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  14. Free Flowing Chelsea Banish Villa Hoodoo

    Joe Cole and Nicolas Anelka struck before half-time this afternoon as Chelsea consolidated their position at the top of the Barclays Premier League and made a mockery of claims that their current injury problems could destabilise the side...

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  15. General Franco Prepares to Stick His Head Above The Parapet

    Chelsea’s injury crisis got even deeper this week, with Didier Drogba the latest victim. The Ivorian is set to be out for around a month, and his absence leaves a gaping hole in Chelsea’s ...

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  16. Young Blues Hammer the Rossoneri

    Chelsea's Reserve side today produced a very impressive performance against their Italian counterparts from AC Milan, beating them 4-0...

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  17. Chelsea v. Aston Villa Preview: Bogeymen Hope to Extend European Hangover

    Alan McGuinness previews Chelsea’s clash with Aston Villa, providing some thoughts, team news, recent form, quotes, and finally a prediction...

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  18. Courageous Cluj Secure a Famous Point

    Chelsea huffed and puffed but they couldn’t blow Cluj down as the little known Romanian side secured a famous point this evening by holding the Champions League runners-up to a 0-0 draw...

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  19. CFR Cluj-Chelsea Preview: A Step Into The Unknown For The Blues

    The season rumbles on. Now it is Matchday Two of the Champions League and Chelsea face an intriguing trip to Romania to take on CFR Cluj, participating in the Champions League for the very first time...

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  20. Jose Bosingwa: The Solution to Chelsea's Right Back Curse?

    More than a few eyebrows were raised when Chelsea announced the signing of right-back Jose Bosingwa from Porto for just over £16 million in May...

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  21. Jose Bosingwa Orchestrates Comfortable Chelsea Victory

    Jose Bosingwa scored one and set up another to secure a comfortable victory for Chelsea against Stoke this afternoon...

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  22. Didier Drogba Bares All In Honest Interview

    Chelsea striker Didier Drogba has given an honest and open interview to Chelsea TV, discussing why he wanted to leave Chelsea and that fateful night in Moscow...

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  23. Stoke V Chelsea Preview: Blues Hope To Avoid Being Thrown Off Course By Delap

    Saturday sees a return to league action for the Blues, with a trip to up to Stoke City. Ahead of the game, Alan McGuinness takes a look at the form of both teams, injuries, some quotes from both sides and then finishes off with a prediction...

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  24. Scolari Leaves The Kids Alone, For Now at Least

    Traditionally, Chelsea have taken the Carling Cup rather seriously. It was the first major trophy of the Jose Mourinho era, and set up a period of sustained success. The trophy was hoisted into the air once more before Mourinho departed for shores anew...

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  25. Portsmouth-Chelsea Preview: A Potential Banana Skin Down On The South Coast?

    Chelsea kick off their Carling Cup campaign tomorrow night with a tie away to Portsmouth at Fratton Park. Below I preview the game and predict a final score...

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