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Football League Cup Preview Tuesday – Blues need cup win more than Foxes

Leicester’s clash with Chelsea is the headline tie from Tuesday’s Football League Cup line-up. The Premier League champions have home advantage but at 11/10 it could well pay to side with the visitors. Claudio Ranieri must balance Champions League ambition with the desire to show up strongly in the defence of the league crown the […]

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Match Preview – Chelsea v Liverpool

Chelsea welcome Liverpool to Stamford Bridge for a genuinely mouth-watering Friday night clash. With all due respect to Man United and Southampton, the first Friday night offering failed to truly ignite last month but there are big hopes for this game. Jurgen Klopp’s side hurt Arsenal at the Emirates and really should have gained maximum […]

Under-performing Man Utd have been the least impressive this season

Boro’s fading hopes dented by Blues carnival

It’s hard not to conclude that any faint hopes Middlesbrough might have carried to Stamford Bridge with them took a significant knock on Friday night. West Ham’s win over Tottenham has relieved the intense pressure that was being heaped on the Blues by their nearest pursuers. Where Steve Agnew and Middlesbrough might have been hoping […]

Under-performing Man Utd have been the least impressive this season

Blues to bring Liverpool back down to earth

Chelsea can mark their return to Stamford Bridge after three victories in a row on the road when they take on Champions League finalists Liverpool on Sunday. Antonio Conte’s side slipped down the table when they only took seven points from a possible 24 recently but one-goal victories at Southampton, Burnley and Swansea have lifted […]

Under-performing Man Utd have been the least impressive this season