Kante’s fitness could define Chelsea’s season

Kante’s fitness could define Chelsea’s season

N’Golo Kante has been one of the most consistent players across all positions since he arrived in England. Chelsea have been hurt by his absence over the opening weeks, as he has been in and out of the team. There has been a lot spoken about the Blues’ defensive set-up and the Frenchman will go a long way to improving that. The young players have been exciting to watch, but it will be the experienced players that dictate how successful …
Chelsea vs Valencia Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

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

Chelsea return to the Champions League with their new-look team against Valencia at Stamford Bridge. It will offer an opportunity for their young players to test themselves in the high-pressured environment of Europe's elite competition. Their group doesn't look too difficult, but all three teams will offer a test to the Blues. Given they are the current Europa League champions and they have experience of going deep into the competition, they will fancy their chances of making the knockout stages …
Wolves vs Chelsea Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

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

Chelsea are facing a difficult trip to face Wolves as the Premier League returns at the weekend. The visitors have taken a total of five points from their opening four matches, with both positives and negatives taken from their performances. Meanwhile, their hosts have yet to win a game, albeit they have had one of the more difficult starts to the campaign. Nuno Espirito Santo's men have previously stepped up against top-six teams, especially at home. They will be looking …
Chelsea vs Sheffield United Preview | Stats, Key Men and Team News

Chelsea vs Sheffield United Preview | Stats, Key Men and Team News

Chelsea have shown promising signs since the appointment of Frank Lampard, but the new boss needs a consistent run of wins to totally convince people of his credentials. The upcoming matches will fill supporters with confidence. This weekend, they welcome Sheffield United to Stamford Bridge, who have taken as many points as their hosts have this season. Due to his time in charge of Derby County, the Blues' manager will not underestimate the visitors, as many other Premier League managers …
Mason Mount should be this season's breakout star at Chelsea

Mason Mount should be this season's breakout star at Chelsea

Mason Mount is a player that Chelsea supporters have been excited about for long time. It has been hoped that he would be the next success story to emerge from the club's excellent youth academy. In recent years, the path to the first-team has been blocked, due to the high standards of the club. However, two recent disappointments for the Blues has provided a huge opportunity to the English midfielder. The first was the transfer ban, which prevents the club …