Window Watch: Top 6 Transfers of the Summer So Far

Window Watch: Top 6 Transfers of the Summer So Far

If there's anything that can wet the appetite of football fans around the globe during the interim period when the footballers themselves are on their jollies with wives and girlfriends, it is the noble art of transfers and the transfer window that goes with it. Needless to say, it's been frantic this summer again, with clubs in England flexing their financial muscle, buoyed by the astonishing £5.1bn TV deal that is sure to bring a windfall and of course some …
How will Chelsea Replace Petr Cech?

How will Chelsea Replace Petr Cech?

After months of speculation, Arsenal finally announced they had completed the signing of Chelsea goalkeeper Petr Cech.  This was far from surprising as the signing has been "all but done" for weeks.  After 11 years in West London, the Czech international is moving to the Emirates on a four year contract. Cech isn't a huge loss for Chelsea.  The only reason he left Stamford Bridge was because he had been displaced and been relegated to the bench by Thibaut Courtois. …
Petr Cech - End of an Era at Chelsea?

Petr Cech - End of an Era at Chelsea?

Chelsea fans, get ready to bid farewell to Petr Cech, as the legendary goalkeeper is all set to leave Stamford Bridge after 11 years. A £6million signing from Rennes in July 2004, Cech has enjoyed plenty of success at Chelsea. Before this season, the Czech Republic goalkeeper was a constant element in all of his time at the club. He has won four Premier League titles, the Champions League and the Europa League among several other accolades while at Chelsea. He has …
Is Cech Still Good Enough For Chelsea? Stats

Is Cech Still Good Enough For Chelsea? Stats

Petr Cech was once the best goalkeeper in the world in my opinion. During Mourinho's first spell and especially between 2004-6, Cech was consistently keeping clean sheets and making incredible saves to win Chelsea trophy after trophy. Since his fractured skull injury he has never been the same goalkeeper but he has remained Chelsea's first choice goalkeeper. This is mainly due to a lack of competition at Chelsea. However after letting a very tame Sessegnon shot past him on Saturday, …