Monthly Archive:: September 2014

Diego Costa's Injury Worries – A Chance For Loic Remy To Shine?

When Loic Remy signed for Chelsea in the final days of the transfer window, there was no doubt he was signed to be a back up to the in form Diego Costa. A couple of substitute appearances and a chance to win silverware was probably all he might have hoped for. Then the international break

Did Mourinho Kill John Obi Mikel's Game By Changing His Role?

Taken from the Pepsi football academy by Plateau united, one of Nigeria’s top flight clubs, John Michael Nchekwube Obinna was one of Nigeria’s brightest young talents. His immense capabilities however, ensured that he was well sought after by clubs outside the countries shores. Trials at Ajax Cape town of South Africa and a subsequent move

5 Reasons Why Chelsea Will Beat Swansea City

The stage seems set for an Epic showdown between two teams in amazing form at the moment. Victory on the 30th of August for Swansea against West Brom gave them a third successive win for the first time as a Premier League club and taking into account their progress in the league Cup, their best

Chelsea Vs Swansea City – Possible Chelsea Line Up

With the new season only three games old, Swansea are in a comfortable second place position and a win against top of the table Chelsea, will see them leap frog Saturday’s opponents to first place on the Premier League table. After winning all three games played, the latest being the comfortable 3-0 win against West

Why Chelsea Will Win The League

In a season that saw the London club challenge for both the premier league and the Champions League titles right down to the last couple of matches, the failure to win any silverware last season was met by the fans and Chelsea’s administration with surprising calmness. Several players and the charismatic Jose Mourinho had tagged

Do Kenneth Omeruo And Kurt Zouma Have A Future At Chelsea?

Kenneth Omeruo despite being such a young footballer has paid his dues. He has featured in the Golden Eaglets ( under 17 ), Flying Eagles ( under 20) and is currently a starting centre back for the Super Eagles of Nigeria at just 20 years old. He started his journey with Sunshine stars of Akure,

A Look At Nemanja Matic's Impact On Chelsea Since He Re-joined Last January

Nemanja Matic finally got off the mark this past weekend scoring his first goal for Chelsea in the 6-3 demolition of Everton. It’s only fitting that it’s time to have a look at the impact Matic has had on the field since his return to the club in January. Before Matic was brought last season, Chelsea employed Ramires and Mikel/Lampard as their two midfielders. Ramires and Lampard

Diego Costa – Chelsea's New Didier Drogba? 

Following Diego Costa’s imperious display at Goodison Park on Saturday afternoon, it appears Chelsea have finally found the answer to their striking problems. Not since the days of Didier Drogba at his peak have Chelsea had a striker capable of helping them mount a serious title challenge like they do with Diego Costa at the helm. Which begs the question; is Diego Costa