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Alonso Double Silences Tottenham

By Gary Watton
August 20 2017

After the Burnley debacle, normal service has resumed, with the champions enjoying a routine win against their Wembley punch bags of Tottensham Hotspur. This isn't to suggest that the manner of victory was a stroll in the park. Chelsea certainly deserve credit for seemingly overcoming the odds, winning when their squad was partially depleted and they were written off. Maybe the doom merchants who ... More >

A First Half Shambles

The English champions seem fully intent upon repeating past mistakes, notably from two seasons ago, as they proceeded to the worst possible start to the defence of their league tit... More >

Irrelevant Result?

If the FA Cup was a scintillating spectacle, then the Community Shield was a damp squib by comparison. Still, it's always difficult to take the football season's curtain opener too... More >

A Bitter Finale

Just over fifty years since Chelsea succumbed by two goals to one in a Wembley FA Cup final to a north London neighbour, history more or less repeated itself, as the English champi... More >

An Historic Milestone Of Thirty Wins!

A rampant Chelsea finished off their sixth season as English champions in style with their sixth straight Premier League triumph. They will hope to build upon this impressive seque... More >

A Goalscoring Spree Versus Watford

Credit must go to Watford for refusing to let the occasion pass them by. They twice equalised, including coming back from 3-1 down to 3-3, even briefly threatening an unlikely away... More >

Batshuayi's Goal Secures Sixth Title Triumph

West Bromwich Albion characteristically did everything in their defensive powers to defy Chelsea this evening, but in the end the visitors were not to be denied for their obvious i... More >

Champions-Elect Enjoy Routine Win

Serial division-hoppers Middlesbrough fell through the trapdoor tonight at Stamford Bridge, following a dismal run since Christmas. They were no match for a rampant Chelsea, whose ... More >

Chelsea Dismantle Everton

A trio of second half goals and miracle of miracles, a clean sheet too, well holy cow that was an even better result than the five-nil thrashing of the Toffees back in November. Ev... More >

Another Four-Two Victory!

For the second time in four days, the league leaders have scored four goals whilst also conceding twice. On each occasion the incomparable Eden Hazard found the back of the net, wh... More >