Manchester United 0 – 0 Chelsea, 28th December 2015 Another dull stalemate between two footballing giants, sprinkled with moments of..
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Chelsea Agree £21m Deal for Barcelona’s Pedro It’s been a turbulent couple of weeks for Chelsea (according to the media..
Chelsea vs Man United. 19th April 2015. There can be no doubt that Saturday’s game at the Bridge was of..
Team news Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho says new £21m signing Nemanja Matic will not start against Manchester United today. Fellow..
Match Reports The Guardian, Daniel Taylor: “Maybe the game arrived too early in the season to be a classic. José..
The Preamble Due to sheer and utter football fatigue this will be a brief report covering the game yesterday between..
Match Reports The Guardian, Daniel Taylor: “It will probably register as the most satisfying result of Rafael Benítez’s short and..
A Sunday Soujourn in Salford, South Louisiana and err, Romford There is a theme running through so many cinematic genres;..
(with suitable apologies and homage to John Le Carre) (Author’s Note: The main character of George Smallie should be imagined..
Usually, you’d say there’s no such thing as a moral victory in football. The table will record three points for..
In a week overshadowed by events off the pitch it was something of a relief to get back to the..
The newspaper reports The Independent, Sam Wallace: “If there was one consolation for Andre Villas-Boas yesterday it was that, unlike..
Newspaper reports The Guardian, Kevin McCarra: “The title is Manchester United’s in all but name. Arithmetic states that another point..
Newspaper reports The Guardian, Kevin McCarra: “Manchester United have been as relentless over the course of the years as they..
Newspaper reports The Guardian, Kevin McCarra: “These are two clubs whose modern histories are entangled but Manchester United have made..
Premier League: Chelsea 2-1 Manchester United
While lost down the digital rabbit hole earlier this evening I found myself killing time by watching videos of classic..
Community Shield: Chelsea 1-3 Manchester United – Newspaper Reaction, Goal Videos, Match Report, Player Ratings
Newspaper reports The Guardian, Kevin McCarra: “The prize itself was of little note but rivalry is inescapable for these clubs...
Newspaper reports The Observer, Paul Wilson: “Who would have thought it? Chelsea were not fibbing about Didier Drogba being injured..
Where Mathematical Theory and Football Collide… and It’s Not Pretty An ageing Teddy Boy who tries to squeeze into those..
Newspaper reports The Guardian, Kevin McCarra: “The only aspect of this fixture that lived up to expectation was the contentiousness...
Deeplinks: Kenyon Out, Gourlay In; Ancelotti Interview; United Given Extra Time; Illegal Streaming to End?; Frickin’ Lasers
Chelsea links first, and they’re all about Peter Kenyon. (I heard those groans.) —————————————- The Daily Telegraph has a few..
Deeplinks: Transfer Ban Fallout; United and City Face Transfer Scrutiny; Wenger Dismisses Platini Plan; Stoke Preview
The fallout from the Kakuta transfer ban continues. Both Manchester clubs could also be in trouble. City have been reported..
Community Shield: Chelsea 2-2 Manchester United (Chelsea win 4-1 on penalties) – Newspaper Reaction, Goal Videos, Match Report, Player Ratings
Match reports Daily Telegraph, Henry Winter: “No love lost. For those craving fireworks this season, Chelsea and Manchester United lit..
Match reports The Guardian, Kevin McCarra: "That long-haul voyage to the Club World Cup might as well have been a..
Match reports The Guardian, Kevin McCarra: "This fixture is an exercise in time travel. We may only be in late..
With just a few weeks before the new football season starts, it’s time to look in my crystal balls (I..
Where do I begin… a love story? Imagine you are in love. Truly, madly, deeply in love. Head over heels..
Match reports The Guardian, Kevin McCarra: “Even predictability can carry its trace of surprise. The Champions League final did go..
Mark, our intrepid reporter in the field, is photoblogging his journey to the Luzhniki Stadium, Moscow. 6:54 a.m. Check-in, Stansted..
Come along Come along Come along and sing this song We’re the boys in Blue in Division Two And we’re..
Match reports The Guardian, Dominic Fifield: “Any sense of choking anti-climax which might normally have strangled Chelsea appeared to have..