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Premier League
Is it too early to predict a Premier League Top-6 splinter?
08:01 Saturday 14th September 2019

Four matches are a flimsy hook on which to hang your hat. The Premier League table tends to be an unrecognizable clutter in the early doors. Nearer ten games, however, things begin to fall into place. The problem is that the media…

Premier League
Has Lampard's defensive woes followed from Derby to Chelsea?
12:00 Tuesday 3rd September 2019

Frank Lampard is making a strong statement with his Chelsea academy graduates. All six Premier League goals for the Blues this season have come from former loanees. Tammy Abraham, four, and Mason Mount, two, are laying down an early marker. …

Premier League
Should Chelsea look towards a future beyond Cesar Azpilicueta?
08:00 Tuesday 3rd September 2019

Frank Lampard’s reign at Chelsea has seen its highs and lows, but the negatives are threatening to berate the positive developments. There’s no doubt on his influence in amplifying their attacking intensity, but his leaky-as-an-unstaunched-wench…

Why Chelsea should’ve held on to Kenneth Omeruo
08:01 Friday 16th August 2019

Kenneth Omeruo has left Chelsea. This time permanently. Armed with €5 million, Leganes approached to sign the defender who impressed while on loan at the Spanish club in 2018/19. Surprise, surprise the Blues were happy to cash…

Premier League
2019/20 Chelsea Premier League preview
17:00 Wednesday 7th August 2019

For Chelsea supporters, they're experiencing the dreaded feeling of heading into a Premier League campaign unable to sign new players.  Frank Lampard’s litmus test begins on Sunday when taking his Blues squad to square up…

Kurt Zouma must leave Chelsea now for his own good
15:00 Friday 3rd August 2018

Certain factors impact negatively on a footballer’s progress. Poor fitness and limited playing time are common examples. Nothing clamps down on a player’s career like injuries, however. Ask Jack Wilshere. At 23, Kurt Zouma…

Premier League
Where does Kurt Zouma's future lie?
09:00 Saturday 19th May 2018

The Premier League season reached its end last Sunday. Some players are now enjoying their holidays. Others prepare for this summer's World Cup in Russia. For Chelsea's Kurt Zouma, though, he's busy giving thought to his future. …

Premier League
Is it the end for Gary Cahill at Chelsea?
08:00 Sunday 4th March 2018

Gary Cahill continues to sit on the bench at Chelsea. On his day the 32-year-old ranks among the best central defenders in all football. The question is whether that day has passed? Successor to the legendary John Terry as Blues captain,…

Despite spending £31 million, Mark Hughes still can't fix Stoke City's defence
16:35 Wednesday 25th October 2017

Stoke City suffered a 2-1 home defeat to 19th-placed Bournemouth on Saturday afternoon, their fourth loss in their last five Premier League games, placing manager Mark Hughes firmly in the hot seat and a contender for the sack race.

Kurt Zouma: Why are Chelsea letting him leave on loan?
19:00 Thursday 13th July 2017

Recent reports have suggested that Chelsea's Kurt Zouma could be about to leave Stamford Bridge on loan. The Frenchman is about to put pen to paper on a new contract with the London Club, but it seems like he'll spend the next twelve months…

Three super-talented defenders that need to leave their clubs to reach full potential
11:00 Monday 26th June 2017

Three super-talented defenders somehow find themselves at football clubs that will do their careers little or no good. These are defenders who should be able to hold their own amongst the crème de la crème but regrettably, find themselves drifting…

How can Chelsea strengthen?
09:00 Thursday 22nd June 2017

This could be the most exciting, expensive summer in Premier League history. Clubs in England's top flight look to strengthen for the coming season with more than ever on the line in terms of prize money and potential for European football.…

Fa Cup
Conte to use Chelsea fringe players again against Wolverhampton Wanderers
17:00 Friday 17th February 2017

This weekend see's the return of the magic of the FA Cup. It has become the norm for the big Clubs to select their fringe and young players in such fixtures, but as the rounds progress will we continue to see this as the stakes get higher?…

Premier League
Five reasons why Chelsea will definitely win this year's Premier League title
09:30 Friday 10th February 2017

After Chelsea comfortably defeated title rivals Arsenal 3-1 last week, It's Round and It's White suggest five reasons why the Blues will definitely go on to win this year's Premier League title. Settled teamBoss Antonio Conte has been fortunate…

Gary Cahill - From being written off to becoming Conte's Captain
11:00 Monday 23rd January 2017

When you mention the name Gary Cahill, you automatically think household named football player, regular for the England National side as well as being Captain, and a regular and current Captain of League leaders Chelsea FC.