Arsenal vs Chelsea Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

Arsenal vs Chelsea Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

Arsenal are hosting Chelsea on Sunday, with both teams looking to beat a rival early in the season. In the last 20 years, this fixture has been one of the biggest in the Premier League. It is the West London outfit that have maintained their place at the top of the division, with the Gunners in transition under Mikel Arteta. However, the better team doesn't always win. Tottenham showed that last weekend when they overcame Manchester City. The home side …
Romelu Lukaku - The Lowdown

Romelu Lukaku - The Lowdown

He’s back, probably. With Chelsea set to rectify another one of their many high profile sales, we could soon see Romelu Lukaku returning to the bridge. The man that was once raw, inconsistent and not quite elite enough for the mighty blues, could now return a genuine world class striker. At 28 years of age, Lukaku stands amongst only a handful of genuine world class central strikers (or number 9’s), in the modern game. His stature, goals and ability to …
Lukaku would turn Chelsea into title contenders

Lukaku would turn Chelsea into title contenders

Chelsea are trying to re-sign Romelu Lukaku, as they attempt to emerge as challengers to Manchester City. BBC Sport report that Inter Milan have rejected an £85 million bid for their star striker from the Blues. The Serie A champions do have financial issues to deal with, therefore a further offer could be submitted. Marcos Alonso has been mooted as a potential makeweight. Erling Haaland had been Chelsea's priority target, but the attentions have switched to their former striker. Lukaku …
Analysing Chelsea target Jules Kounde

Analysing Chelsea target Jules Kounde

Chelsea have yet to make a major summer signing, following their excellent end to the season under Thomas Tuchel. There will be a desire to build from a position of strength and emerge as title contenders. They have been heavily linked with Sevilla defender Jules Kounde. The Guardian report that Sevilla want a big fee for the Frenchman, with his release clause standing at €80 million. There had been hope to agree a deal worth €45 million plus Kurt Zouma. …
Why Tammy Abraham would be an excellent signing for Arsenal

Why Tammy Abraham would be an excellent signing for Arsenal

It is shaping up to be a huge summer for Arsenal, as the club are linked to several incomings and outgoings. The Telegraph report that the Gunners are interested in Chelsea striker Tammy Abraham. Despite proving that he can score regularly in the Premier League, the England international has been used rarely by Thomas Tuchel. A summer move away looks to be on the cards, as he attempts to reignite his career following an underwhelming 12 months. Arsenal will be …
Jorginho's Euro 2020 form shows why Chelsea must keep him

Jorginho's Euro 2020 form shows why Chelsea must keep him

It has been an excellent summer for Italy, but one of their most important players isn't native to the country. Jorginho has had a superb season for both club and country. With Chelsea, he lifted the Champions League. With Italy, he could follow that up with the European Championships. Despite being born in Brazil, the midfielder has developed in Italy, with spells at Napoli and Hellas Verona. It took him a while to break into the national team, with former …
Analysing Chelsea target Achraf Hakimi

Analysing Chelsea target Achraf Hakimi

Chelsea have their sights on their summer recruitment after an incredible Champions League win under two weeks ago. The Blues have been quick to extend the contract of Thomas Tuchel and they will back the German in the transfer market. Sky in Italy report that they have matched PSG's offer for Inter Milan wing-back Achraf Hakimi. The fee is believed to be £56.1 million. Although this is short of the Serie A champions' valuation of £68.8 million, there may be …
Analysing why Chelsea’s Reece James must go to the Euros

Analysing why Chelsea’s Reece James must go to the Euros

Reece James was one of the standout players during Chelsea’s Champions League final defeat of Manchester City. N’Golo Kante and Kai Havertz rightly stole the headlines, but their young English team-mate wasn’t far behind them on the night. During a week filled with speculation about the England right back position, James put his marker down on Saturday night. It will be hard for Gareth Southgate to now leave him out of the final 26. In the first half, James twice …
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