With a move that hasn’t quite worked out a Barcelona, Alex Song has spent the past year at Upton Park..
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The scene is the grand hall of St. Chelsea of Stamford Bridge School for Bi-Polar Excellence, somewhere in a leafy..
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..
Match reports The Guardian, Dominic Fifield: “Any sense of choking anti-climax which might normally have strangled Chelsea appeared to have..
Match reports The Guardian, Kevin McCarra: “The road to the final against Manchester United in Moscow on May 21 was..
Match reports The Observer, Duncan Castles: “First, let us applaud Chelsea. Victory essential, their long, proud unbeaten home record on..
Match reports The Guardian, Andy Hunter: “Michael Essien’s first-half goal brought Chelsea a merited win to move them to within..
Match reports The Times, Matt Hughes: “Chelsea got what they deserved after a dreadful first half and a lack of..
Match reports Daily Telegraph, John Ley: “Another year, another semi-final. For the fourth time in five seasons, Chelsea reached the..
Match reports The Observer, Jamie Jackson: “Chelsea deserve a little of the stuff they sometimes lack – goodwill – for..
Match reports The Times, Matt Dickinson: “It is as difficult to imagine Avram Grant in a fury as it is..
Match reports The Observer, Stuart Barnes: “After the Boxing Day goalfest against Aston Villa, Avram Grant’s side had lived on..
Match reports The Guardian, Kevin McCarra: “The score, with a penalty for the visitors in the last minute, may have..
Match reports The Observer, Jamie Jackson: “Chelsea will take the three easy points from this outing against dire opposition, but..
Match reports The Independent, Sam Wallace: “Delivering exciting football, as Avram Grant is discovering, is a splendid idea as long..
Match reports The Times, Matt Hughes: “Avram Grant’s mission impossible is to make Chelsea the most attractive team in the..
Unfortunately we missed this game and had to make do with radio commentary here in England because of a lack..
Match reports Independent on Sunday, Steve Tongue: “A lot of water has flowed under Stamford Bridge since Eriksson took tea..
Match reports The Guardian, Kevin McCarra: “Once United had scored, with Carlos Tevez notching his first goal for the club,..
Match reports The Observer, Stuart Barnes: “Jose Mourinho has enjoyed the luxury of free-scoring performances in three home league games..
Match reports The Guardian, Kevin McCarra: “The teams could not be prised apart but this was an afternoon when Liverpool’s..
Match reports The Independent, Conrad Leach: “It usually takes decades to build up an enmity on the scale that now..
Match reports The Times, Russell Kempson: “It was not quite thrill-a-minute – Mourinho could never be accused of throwing caution..
A few links that you might enjoy: Feyenoord 1 – 1 Chelsea: Sky Sports News highlights – Chelsea remain unbeaten..
I had originally been scheduled to work last week in Southern California so I could attend both games knowing the..
Did the earth move? Was the season lit with fireworks? Did Andriy Shevchenko seduce you with silky skills? Did Didier..
Match reports The Observer, Amy Lawrence: “After 116 minutes of uptight football, Chelsea delivered the FA Cup from the probability..
Match reports The Times, Matt Hughes: “Mourinho rested Ashley Cole, Michael Essien and Claude Makelele and was fortunate to keep..
Match reports Daily Telegraph, Henry Winter: “Chelsea had lost their title, but clearly not their determination. Good blood and bad..
The official club website has opened the voting for Chelsea fans to select the 2006/7 Goal of the Season. To..
Match reports The Guardian, Kevin McCarra: “Who would have thought that Chelsea could turn themselves into gallant losers? If a..