Reece James is the biggest positive of Chelsea's opening three matches

Reece James is the biggest positive of Chelsea's opening three matches

Reece James has been one of the standout individuals during a mixed start for Chelsea. Frank Lampard clearly trusts him to get forward and he has been given responsibility over the set pieces, which suggests he is set to remain a key member of the first team. However, the issue for the Blues is how to fit Cesar Azpilicueta back into the team. The club captain has been sidelined, but he came on at left-back on Saturday and his experience …
Chelsea vs Crystal Palace Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

Chelsea vs Crystal Palace Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

Chelsea have had a mixed start to the season, which makes it important that they sign off with a victory before the international break. They are coming up against a Crystal Palace side that have already picked up one eye-catching victory away from home against Manchester United. It won't be an easy fixture for Frank Lampard's team, but it is one that they must pick up maximum points in to keep touch with the early leaders. A lot is expected …
Brighton vs Chelsea Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

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

Chelsea have been the story of the summer as they have been the biggest spenders of the transfer window. They will travel to Brighton to face Graham Potter’s side. It won’t be an easy opening weekend fixture, but they will be expected to pick up the three points. Supporters may not expect a title challenge, but they will expect Frank Lampard to get a lot closer to Liverpool and Manchester City. Potter had an encouraging first season in charge of …
Thiago Silva wouldn't guarantee an end to Chelsea's defensive issues

Thiago Silva wouldn't guarantee an end to Chelsea's defensive issues

Chelsea could be set to strengthen their defence by bringing in Thiago Silva on a free transfer. The Guardian report that the Blues have held talks with the Brazilian's representatives and a decision on his future will be made following the Champions League final. There won't be a shortage of options for the 35-year-old, but a move to the Premier League could appeal to him. This proposed transfer is difficult to analyse without looking at the wider picture at Chelsea. …
Chelsea vs Arsenal FA Cup Final Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

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

After months of play and delay, the FA Cup will finally come to a close with Arsenal and Chelsea competing in the final. The two teams are looking to end a crazy season on an incredible high. Chelsea's Premier League season has to be considered a success. Despite an up and down season, they managed to make the top four. An FA Cup on top of a Champions League finish would make it a spectacular first season for Frank Lampard. …
Liverpool Vs Chelsea Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

Liverpool Vs Chelsea Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

Liverpool and Anfield have seen many memorable Wednesday nights of football. But, the night of July 22, 2020 is going to be memorable because of an unprecedented reason. After being crowned Premier League Champions several weeks back, the Reds will receive the trophy at Anfield on Wednesday night, after their last home game of the campaign. But, that would not mean that the game before the presentation ceremony will be a formality. It can never be a formality when Chelsea …
Willian's post-restart form deserves new Chelsea contract

Willian's post-restart form deserves new Chelsea contract

It has been a mixed period for Chelsea since the restart, but they are on course to finish in the top four, with a four point advantage over Manchester United in 5th. Willian has been one of their standout players during this period, with four goals and three assists. The Brazilian's contract runs out at the end of the season, which has created speculation on his future. Frank Lampard is hoping that an agreement can be found, per Sky Sports, …
West Ham United vs Chelsea Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

West Ham United vs Chelsea Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

Chelsea are on a great run following the restart, having won all three of their matches. They will be travelling to the London Stadium to face West Ham United, a side battling for their lives at the bottom of the table. It is a fixture that the Hammers have done well in during recent seasons, with Chelsea only managing three wins from their last ten in this particular London derby. In the earlier meeting this campaign, West Ham sprung a …
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