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Baggies Demolished

By Gary Watton
November 19 2017

The champions easily dismantled struggling West Bromwich Albion, thereby securing their third consecutive Premier League clean sheet and their fourth straight win in the top flight. Surely it's not possible to emulate the heroics of last year's winning sequence, but we can dare to dream. What is more, Saturday represented a hat trick of wins twice in the same calendar year against potential banana... More >

Mourinho Nullified

Crisis-hit Chelsea recorded their third consecutive Premier League win and their second successive clean sheet in the league plus their third shut-out against ManUre in a year, whi... More >

Hallowe'en Horror In Rome

Well that was one scary performance from the English champions, as befitting Hallowe'en. Okay it wasn't quite as crushing as a six-nil drubbing at Rotherham on this very date in 19... More >

Adequate Result

On a day when high-flying Manchester City put three more goals past West Bromwich Albion, the champions Chelsea had to rely on an Eden Hazard effort from close range to ensure that... More >

Carabao Cup Progress

Yet another characteristically unconvincing win (a recurring theme) has seen Chelsea through to the last eight of the League Cup and another home engagement, this time with Bournem... More >

Brilliant Comeback, Patchy Performance

Watford, like Crystal Palace, have a knack of raising their game against Chelsea - and so it proved on Saturday. The visitors started brightly and then recovered from a one-goal de... More >

An Erratic European Performance

Fresh from their ritual humiliation at Crystal Palace, Chelsea failed to win at home to AS Roma, in spite of opening a two-goal lead. The faltering hosts then conceded three goals,... More >

Deja Vu

Predictably Crystal Palace played against Chelsea like it was the FA Cup final. Predictably Chelsea played against Crystal Palace like it was a pre-season friendly. Predictably Cry... More >

Outclassed

Congratulations to Manchester City on a thoroughly deserved triumph at Stamford Bridge, and were it not for a few decent saves from Tibo Courtois, then the margin of victory would ... More >

A Brilliant Comeback In Madrid

Handicapped by playing away from home in the hostile environment of Atletico's new stadium and then further disadvantaged when Sideshow Bob conceded a stupid penalty, Chelsea nonet... More >