1. Tottenham vs. Chelsea: Scoring the Key Battles

    On Saturday, Chelsea traveled across London to earn three points at White Hart Lane. Tottenham Hotspur came out blazing in the second half, scoring two goals very quickly to take the lead...

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  2. Reasons for and Against Giving Ashley Cole a New Deal at Chelsea

    Should Ashley Cole stay, or should he go? It's a tough question, and it's one Chelsea management must find an answer to. The 31-year-old left-back's contract is up at the end of the season, and he's trying to work out a contract with the Blues...

    Dan Renfro Written by Dan Renfro about almost 2 years ago 6,421 reads 23 comments

  3. Chelsea vs. Norwich City: Complete Player Ratings for the Blues

    Chelsea drubbed Norwich City on Saturday, 4-1. The Blues went down in the 11th minute after a powerful finish from Grant Holt, but they weren't down long...

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  4. Premier League Scouting Report: Chelsea's Juan Mata

    Juan Mata had another sensational week for Chelsea . On Saturday, he assisted and scored in the Blues' 2-1 victory over Arsenal at Emirates Stadium. Then, on Tuesday, he submitted a brace in a 4-0 away win to FC Nordsjaelland (Denmark)...

    Dan Renfro Written by Dan Renfro about almost 2 years ago 9,279 reads 17 comments

  5. Rating the Chelsea Players Against Arsenal

    In their first real test of the Premier League season, Chelsea secured three points in a victory over Arsenal . The Blues took an early lead, retook it in the second half and defended well to finish off an impressive victory...

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  6. John Terry Banned 4 Games: How Will Chelsea Respond to Missing Defender?

    Chelsea will have their work cut out for them without John Terry . The Blues' captain was suspended by the FA for four games on Thursday following an investigation into allegations regarding racial abuse against Anton Ferdinand...

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  7. Premier League Scouting Report: Manchester City's Sergio Aguero

    Sergio Aguero returned from injury on Sunday, and he provided quite a lift for the Blues. Aguero has been a star for most of his career, and he has continued that success in England...

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  8. Chelsea vs. Stoke: Complete Player Ratings for the Blues

    After 85 minutes of deadlock, Chelsea finally broke through and defeated Stoke City 1-0. It was a relatively dull match, but Chelsea played pretty well. Even though the Blues controlled possession, Stoke had the more threatening chances...

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  9. Grading Oscar's Performance for Chelsea Against Juventus

    Chelsea 's 21-year-old starlet put in a man of the match performance against Juventus . No, it wasn't Eden Hazard; it was Oscar. You know, Chelsea's other 21-year-old playmaker...

    Dan Renfro Written by Dan Renfro about almost 2 years ago 5,989 reads 30 comments

  10. Manchester City Blew Great Chance for Victory with Madrid There for the Taking

    Manchester City dug themselves a pretty big hole. Twice, the English champions took a lead against Real Madrid . And each time, the hosts equalized...

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  11. Premier League Scouting Report: Arsenal's Santi Cazorla

    Despite losing their three best attacking players in the last 13 months, Arsenal are sitting at a comfortable third on the table. The offense took a few weeks to get going, but the defense is in fine form...

    Dan Renfro Written by Dan Renfro about almost 2 years ago 10,467 reads 11 comments

  12. QPR vs. Chelsea: Complete Player Ratings for the Blues

    After an incredibly intense 90 minutes, Chelsea and Queens Park Rangers each earned one point on Saturday. It was the first time this season that Chelsea has dropped points, but no one can blame them after playing in such a hostile environment...

    Dan Renfro Written by Dan Renfro about almost 2 years ago 13,168 reads 61 comments

  13. 5 Rule Changes That Could Make Football Better

    There's an old saying: "Don't fix it if it isn't broken." That's fair. Football isn't broken, so I'm not going to try to fix it. With that said, I've come up with five ideas that could improve the beautiful game...

    Dan Renfro Written by Dan Renfro about almost 2 years ago 8,312 reads 36 comments

  14. England Maul Moldova: How Roy Hodgson's Men Sent a Message to the World

    England's 5-0 thrashing of Moldova should send a message around the world. The Three Lions are still among the world's elite...

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  15. Premier League Scouting Report: Tottenham Hotspur's Clint Dempsey

    With Clint Dempsey 's transfer to Tottenham Hotspur , it only makes sense to do a quick scouting report on him. He is arguably the greatest American field player in European club history...

    Dan Renfro Written by Dan Renfro about almost 2 years ago 2,894 reads 3 comments

  16. Novak Djokovic Isn't Ready to Become Tennis' Alpha Dog

    After the 2012 Australian Open, it looked like Novak Djokovic would become the next tennis superstar, but he isn't ready for it. After winning four out of five Grand Slams, Djokovic was the clear-cut No...

    Dan Renfro Written by Dan Renfro about almost 2 years ago 3,068 reads 28 comments

  17. Robin Van Persie Goes from Villain to Hero with Hat Trick Against Southampton

    Robin van Persie bailed himself out. In the 69th minute against Southampton , the Manchester United striker stepped up to the penalty spot with a chance to equalize...

    Dan Renfro Written by Dan Renfro about almost 2 years ago 8,090 reads 60 comments

  18. Rating the Manchester United Players Against Southampton

    Manchester United stole three points from Southampton in Sir Alex Ferguson's 1,000th Premier League match. For the first hour, Southampton outplayed United. They pushed forward and pressured United's back line, looking like the more dangerous side...

    Dan Renfro Written by Dan Renfro about almost 2 years ago 7,990 reads 58 comments

  19. UEFA Super Cup: 5 Reasons It Wasn't a Disaster for Chelsea

    Atletico Madrid destroyed Chelsea . Radamel Falcao had a hat trick before halftime, and he could've had more. It was 3-0. It felt like the game had been going on for an hour, and there were still 45 minutes left to be played...

    Dan Renfro Written by Dan Renfro about almost 2 years ago 9,699 reads 80 comments

  20. Clint Dempsey to Tottenham: Why Spurs Are the Perfect Side for Dempsey

    Clint Dempsey has found a perfect fit at Tottenham Hotspur . After five-and-half successful seasons at Fulham , the American forward moved to North London on deadline day for around £6 million (via BBCSport )...

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  21. Premier League Scouting Report: Swansea City's Michu

    Swansea City are second on the table, and Michu is a big reason why. The 26-year-old Spanish midfielder has made an immediate impact in the English Premier League, and he has the Swans looking like the class of the league...

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  22. Chelsea vs. Newcastle: Rating the Blues Players at Stamford Bridge

    Chelsea played another solid match on Saturday, beating Newcastle United 2-0 at Stamford Bridge. It was the third game for the Blues this week, and it was their third win...

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  23. Premier League Scouting Report: Chelsea's Eden Hazard

    Eden Hazard is the real deal. After only two Premier League matches, it's already clear that Chelsea have found a star. He may only be 21 years old, but he's played a key role in Chelsea's early-season success...

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  24. Chelsea: 6 Ways They Proved Their EPL Title Credentials Against Wigan

    Chelsea defeated Wigan Athletic 2-0 on Sunday, solidifying themselves as EPL title contenders. There was a lot of hype surrounding Chelsea, and they responded by winning in a convincing fashion...

    Dan Renfro Written by Dan Renfro about 2 years ago 3,352 reads 15 comments

  25. Wigan vs. Chelsea: Rating the Blues' Players in Premier League Clash

    Chelsea played well in its 2-0 victory over Wigan Athletic on Sunday. The visitors jumped out to a two-goal lead after only six minutes, and they hung on, despite some uneasy defending in the second half...

    Dan Renfro Written by Dan Renfro about 2 years ago 6,118 reads 38 comments