Monthly Archive:: April 2010

Chelsea transfer rumours April 30th – Aguero, Ribery, Marveaux and Deco

Chelsea fans are expecting a big shake-up to the squad next season, even if they manage to win the historic Double for the first time in their history. The present team is aging fast, and as Ancelotti has already announced that he will be promoting five players from the youth team, we can expect a

Benitez worried about "tired legs" ahead of Chelsea clash

The Liverpool manager Rafael Benitez saw his team crash out of the Europa Cup in extra time last night, and is worried that it will be difficult to get his team fully recovered to play Chelsea on Sunday lunchtime. “I think the fixtures are fantastic, very well organised as always,” said Benitez, as sarcastically as

Kalou – We just have to forget Man Utd and get three points from Liverpool

The Ivorian striker Salomon Kalou thinks that Chelsea just have to forget any pressure from Man Utd being right behind them in the title race, and just have to make sure that they take all three points at Anfield against Liverpool, thus making the Man Utd game irrelevant. “I think we have to win. There’s

Barcelona v Inter Milan extended highlights – Inter hold out with ten men

The Inter Milan manager Jose Mourinho came to the Camp Nou to “do a job” on Lionel Messi and Barcelona. He knew that his team just needed to stop the European Champions from scoring two goals for him to reach his second European Champions League Final. And he did it with style. He showed Arsenal

Aguero – I won't talk about Chelsea until June

The young Atletico Madrid striker Sergio Aguero is in England today for the Europa Cup semi-final against Liverpool, and refused to be drawn on any talk about a possible move to Chelsea this summer, but he did admit that he would be holding talks with Atletico in June. He was asked if he would like

John Terry – Even Messi has a bad game now and then!

The Chelsea captain John Terry refuses to accept he has had a dip in form since the revelations of his affair with Vanessa Perroncel, and says it is normal for any footballer, no matter how good, to play an occasional bad game. “I’m totally fine with my form. For England, I think my performances have

Barcelona v Inter Highlights – Pique's brilliant goal

It was an excellent goal by Gerard Pique, but it wasn’t enough to stop Jose Mourinho taking Inter Milan through to the Champions League Final against Bayern Munich next month. Mourinho looked ecstatic after the referee blew the whistle, especially as Barcelona were disallowed a last minute goal by Bojan Krkic which would have put

Lyon v Bayern Munich extended highlights – Munich make Champions League Final in style!

Lyon have done extremely well to reach the Champions League semi-final, but the German league leaders Bayern Munich definitely stamped their authority on this game. Many people will say that Lyon were unlucky to have players sent off, but the facts speak for themselves. Ivaca Olic was the hero for Munich, scoring all three goals,

Ancelotti – We should have saved some goals for Liverpool!

Carlo Ancelotti saw his Chelsea team score seven goals for the second time this season yesterday, and joked that the team should have saved a few for next weeks game at Anfield! Although happy that Chelsea have scored lots of goals this season, he doesn’t believe that goal difference will have any effect on the

Burnley v Liverpool highlights – Liverpool come good ahead of Chelsea clash

Burnley were finally relegated today as Liverpool over-ran them at Turf Moor. Steven Gerrard scored the first two and then Maxi Rodriguez and Ryan Babel finished them off, to give Liverpool some confidence ahead of their return leg against Atletico Madrid in midweek, and the grudge match against League leaders Chelsea next weekend. Both managers