1. Premier League Week 5 Previews and Predictions: Chelsea and Man City Wage Battle

    After a mid-week where the Premier League did not exactly shine in European competition, the reprieve of domestic play seems a safe haven. Liverpool, receiving a stoppage-time penalty vs...

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  2. Chelsea FC: Can the Blues Run Away with the Premier League?

    Before we begin, constituting what "running away with the league" means seems paramount. There is no clear-cut definition, but for the purposes of this article—and hopefully ...

    Daniel Tiluk Written by Daniel Tiluk about 3 days ago 14,591 reads 50 comments

  3. Premier League Week 4 Previews and Predictions: Welbeck Debut, Top Two Clash

    It has been far too long. Three games to whet our appetite, then an inconsiderate international break. Were Sepp Blatter a more sensible man, a petition might be in order—but we all know it would promptly find the bottom of a FIFA rubbish bin...

    Daniel Tiluk Written by Daniel Tiluk about 8 days ago 7,812 reads 5 comments

  4. Chelsea FC: Who Is the Blues' Most Important Footballer in 2014/15?

    Careworn for goals last campaign, the ostensive answer for Chelsea 's most important footballer would seem a striker, specifically previous Atletico Madrid forward Diego Costa...

    Daniel Tiluk Written by Daniel Tiluk about 11 days ago 19,883 reads 18 comments

  5. Premier League: Ranking the Best 25 EPL Players Under 25

    After a summer transfer window where English Premier League clubs spent a record £835 million ($1.375 billion) on players, via BBC Sport , the notion England has the world's best domestic competition should be confirmed...

    Daniel Tiluk Written by Daniel Tiluk about 15 days ago 18,266 reads 81 comments

  6. Premier League Week 3 Previews and Predictions: Balotelli and Chelsea Bus Debut

    This prestigious league and fledgeling season have improved bounds since our last encounter. Mario Balotelli has returned, four sides: Chelsea, Swansea City, Tottenham and Manchester ...

    Daniel Tiluk Written by Daniel Tiluk about 22 days ago 6,447 reads 17 comments

  7. Fernando Torres: Chelsea's £50 Million Reprisal of Andriy Shevchenko

    The Elizabeth Kubler-Ross model for grieving advances in five stages: Denial, anger, bargaining, depression and acceptance...

    Daniel Tiluk Written by Daniel Tiluk about 23 days ago 3,830 reads 5 comments

  8. Premier League Week 2 Previews and Predictions: The Etihad Takes Centre Stage

    Premier League football, is there anything better? In a sporting sense, "very little" is your answer. The league is utterly gripping, captivating and spellbinding...

    Daniel Tiluk Written by Daniel Tiluk about 29 days ago 9,092 reads 13 comments

  9. Premier League Week 1 Previews and Predictions: All Eyes on Van Gaal

    The Premier League graciously returns to our television screens on Saturday; it almost makes you want to kiss a camera...

    Daniel Tiluk Written by Daniel Tiluk about 1 month ago 21,742 reads 84 comments

  10. Chelsea FC: Petr Cech vs. Thibaut Courtois

    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 1 month ago 17,211 reads 7 comments

  11. Chelsea FC: Andre Schurrle vs. Willian

    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 1 month ago 19,820 reads 46 comments

  12. 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 1 month ago 17,685 reads 11 comments

  13. Premier League: Ranking the Most Expensive Footballer from Every EPL Club

    The month of August is essentially chaos in the transfer market. Clubs get the better part of three months to wheel and deal, but it inevitably concludes with teams leaving things late...

    Daniel Tiluk Written by Daniel Tiluk about 1 month ago 49,507 reads 81 comments

  14. Chelsea FC: What Is Jose Mourinho's Best Starting XI?

    The World Cup rather scuttled Chelsea 's pre-season. Brazilians, Belgians, Nigerians and the lone German were allowed time to recuperate; as such, Jose Mourinho has not been afforded time to let new parts integrate with older ones...

    Daniel Tiluk Written by Daniel Tiluk about 1 month ago 34,654 reads 140 comments

  15. Chelsea FC: What Should the Blues Gain from Each 2014-15 Competition?

    Chelsea 's 2014-15 campaign will put Jose Mourinho 's equestrian skills to the test. After a fruitful summer, Stamford Bridge's " little horse " is now ready to race, and Roman ...

    Daniel Tiluk Written by Daniel Tiluk about 1 month ago 12,907 reads 16 comments

  16. Chelsea FC: What Would the Return of Didier Drogba Mean?

    The world's best goalkeeper gesticulating in his solid neon green kit. An Ivorian legend placing the football on a white spot in his solid royal blue kit. A short run-up. Kick...

    Daniel Tiluk Written by Daniel Tiluk about 2 months ago 17,780 reads 12 comments

  17. Chelsea FC: Should Jose Mourinho Return the 4-3-3 Formation to Stamford Bridge?

    Five years ago, Chelsea were on the precipice of arguably their greatest domestic campaign. The 2009-10 season saw 103 goals scored en route to a third Premier League crown and the sixth FA Cup added to Stamford Bridge's trophy case...

    Daniel Tiluk Written by Daniel Tiluk about 2 months ago 35,133 reads 51 comments

  18. Chelsea FC: Should Jose Mourinho Be Under Roman Abramovich's Guillotine?

    Before we get to Chelsea , a refresher course in French history. Exactly 225 years ago today, France's middle and lower classes were reeling from hunger and heavy taxation...

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  19. Chelsea FC: 5 Players Who Need a West London Exodus

    Chelsea have taken to stockpiling players—almost like a Cold War is imminently approaching the world of football...

    Daniel Tiluk Written by Daniel Tiluk about 2 months ago 22,888 reads 33 comments

  20. Chelsea FC: How Should the Blues Handle Romelu Lukaku and Thibaut Courtois?

    An argument could be made Chelsea are "Belgium-West" or could Belgium be "Chelsea-East?" In any event, the success or failure of each footballing enterprise relies heavily upon ...

    Daniel Tiluk Written by Daniel Tiluk about 2 months ago 22,371 reads 76 comments

  21. Chelsea FC: Are the Blues Spending Wisely in 2014?

    During the 2014 calendar year, Chelsea have been something rarely associated with the club in recent history, that being "prudent...

    Daniel Tiluk Written by Daniel Tiluk about 3 months ago 26,077 reads 80 comments

  22. World Cup 2014: The Curious Case of Ghana's Asamoah Gyan

    Yaya Toure, Samuel Eto'o and Didier Drogba: The first three names one normally thinks of when tasked with identifying the African continent's finest footballing talents...

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  23. World Cup 2014: Who Are the Most Expensive Footballers Playing in Brazil?

    The World Cup—which gets underway on Thursday—is a breeding ground for an underground, nefarious realm known simply as "the transfer market...

    Daniel Tiluk Written by Daniel Tiluk about 3 months ago 12,613 reads 1 comments

  24. World Cup 2014: The 'Missed the Plane to Brazil' Dream XI

    With 2014's rendition of the World Cup less than one week away, football fans are feeling similar to hyenas in The Lion King —starved...

    Daniel Tiluk Written by Daniel Tiluk about 4 months ago 28,676 reads 105 comments

  25. Chelsea FC: Is Paul Pogba the Answer to the Blues' Midfield Issues?

    Sir Alex Ferguson was normally sagacious when it came to Manchester United . The breath of talent Sir Alex escorted through Old Trafford was extensive...

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