Posts Tagged "Chelsea"

John Terry Meets The Crown Prosecution Service

By on Dec 21, 2011 in English League Football, Latest | 0 comments

We all knew that an announcement was coming and, somehow or other, the decision reached would have been surprising, no matter what it was - a reflection, perhaps, of the fact that this particular story should have twisted and turned in the way that it has since it first became apparent that something happened at Loftus Road during his team’s match against...

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Ferguson, Villas-Boas & “Keeping It Simple”

By on Dec 14, 2011 in English League Football, Latest | 1 comment

“Football is a simple game” were four words of Graham Taylor’s wisdom when he was managing Watford up the Football League in the late 70s and early 80s. And his Watford sides certainly “kept it simple.” But it is an unfortunate consequence of the contemporary 24-hour news culture that “keeping” football analysis “simple” leaves a gap in the media schedules. It...

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Match Of The Week: Chelsea 2-1 Manchester City

By on Dec 12, 2011 in English League Football, Latest | 1 comment

What price genius? It has been suggested more than once this season that Mario Balotelli may be more trouble than he is worth. The firework-igniting, errant child-correcting, trampoline-buying Manchester City forward carries a very unique kind of baggage around with him, but the evidence of this season – brought very firmly into focus this season – has...

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Match Of The Week 2: Chelsea 1-2 Liverpool

By on Nov 20, 2011 in English League Football, Latest | 3 comments

After a two week break for the international matches the Premier League awoke from its slumber at Stamford Bridge this afternoon. By early this evening, though, with Liverpool having plundered all three points from this match, Chelsea supporters must be wondering whether it is possible for them to pull the covers back over their faces and grab a couple more hours of...

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