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Premier League Preview: Five Talking Points

The Premier League kicks off once more this weekend following the mid-week international fixtures. Ireland’s heroics, Sterling’s tiredness and Holland’s defeat are now in the past. Focus now returns to England’s top flight. Will Alan Pardew’s fortunes improve against Leicester? Can Chelsea maintain their unbeaten streak in a London derby against Palace? Who will come out on top between City …

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Chelsea Keeper: Situation ‘Not The Way I Would Imagine’

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Chelsea’s stalwart goalkeeper Petr Cech has given indications that he could make a move away from the Stamford Bridge giants following his comments on Czech Radio. “I think they know me well enough at Chelsea to know that the situation is definitely not the way I would imagine. ”With the European Championships in 2016 and the national team in mind, …

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Premier League Preview: Chelsea vs Arsenal

Arsenal have a point to prove this weekend following last season’s 6-0 humiliation at the hands of Jose Mourinho’s Chelsea side. Chelsea v Arsenal League leaders Chelsea have started the season in flying form. Five wins and a draw from their opening six matches sees them enjoy a three-point lead at the top. Indeed, they would have had a perfect …

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Ex-Chelsea Defender Almost Joined Barcelona

Ex-Chelsea centre back David Luiz admits that he almost joined Barcelona and not PSG in the summer transfer window, according to Sky Sports.  David Luiz is a player who caused quite a rift between Chelsea supporters and neutrals alike in his time at Stamford Bridge. The Brazil international was often criticised for neglecting his defensive duties while others found his style of …

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Premier League Heroes: Chelsea’s Gianfranco Zola

Today’s PL hero is a man that won the hearts of football fans worldwide. He is Chelsea legend Gianfranco Zola. Gianfranco Zola lit the Premier League alight when he arrived to Chelsea Football Club from Parma in 1996 for £4.5m. The 5ft 6inch Italian had already proven himself in the Serie A but many didn’t think he would be able to …

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Tottenham Linked With Move For Chelsea Winger

According to reports Tottenham could be set to make a January move for Chelsea’s Egyptian winger Mohamed Salah. The 22-year-old impressed for FC Basel last season before securing a January move to Jose Mourinho’s side but has found his chances limited with Chelsea as he faces competition from the likes of Hazard, Schurrle and Willian for a place in Chelsea’s …

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Chelsea Boss: Forget Fines, Deduct Points

Chelsea boss, Jose Mourinho, says the penalties for breaking UEFA Financial Fair Play rules should focus on points deductions and competition restrictions, rather than just hand out fines to the clubs that break the rules. Here he is speaking to FuboTV: Please enable Javascript to watch this video Soccer News by FuboTV The PA Team, Pundit Arena.

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Ex-Chelsea Star Struggling To Settle Abroad

Former Chelsea full-back Ashley Cole could be set to depart Italy after just two months in Rome, with the player reportedly struggling to settle in the capital. Reports in Italy are suggesting that the 33-year-old is now considering a move to the MLS. Cole joined AS Roma over the summer and played in the club’s opening Serie A game, a 1-0 win …

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Chelsea Keen On Young Ireland Prospect

Aston Villa youngster Jack Grealish is being watched by Chelsea with the London giants interested in the Irish under 21 international. Grealish is a Birmingham born player but qualifies for Ireland and has played for the Republic all the way up from under 17 level. The Daily Star reports that Villa have offered the eighteen-year-old a long term deal as his contract …

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Chelsea Goalkeeper To Sign New Contract

Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois is set to sign a new contract with the club, when he returns from international duty with Belgium. The stopper looks to have beaten former incumbent Petr Cech to the number one goalkeeping spot and has now been rewarded for his performances. Courtois was pivotal to Atletico Madrid’s triumphant league campaign last season and also led …

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Everton – An Enviable Attack?

Everton have invested wisely during this summer’s transfer window and talented forward options are now plentiful at Goodison. The deals are done, the cash has been spent and Roberto Martinez now has a forward dilemma the envy of many a Premier League manager on his hands. The obvious major signing of the transfer window has been Samuel Eto’o. The Cameroon international …

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Torres Denies Rift With Chelsea Boss

Recently departed Fernando Torres says he enjoyed a good relationship with Jose Mourinho, meanwhile nobody seems in a hurry to snap up his vacated No.9 jersey. Fernando Torres has denied that he had a strained relationship with Chelsea boss Joes Mourniho in the wake of his departure to AC Milan. The misfiring striker wrapped up a two-year loan deal with …

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Chelsea Set To Replace Torres With French International

Fernando Torres is set to join AC Milan on a two-year-loan subject to the Spanish striker completing his medical. Chelsea are eying a move for French striker Loic Remy and according to the Mail are set to meet the striker’s £8m buy-out clause. Torres ends his spell with Chelsea scoring just 20 goals in 110 appearances. Jose Mourinho spoke about …

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Liverpool In Talks To Sign Samuel Eto’o

Liverpool are in the running to sign ex-Chelsea striker Samuel Eto’o, following reports that there were talks between the Merseyside club and Eto’o as well as his representatives, according to the Mirror.  From keeping tabs on a possible transfer of Radamel Falcao to Anfield, it now looks as though Brendan Rodgers could be looking domestically for a striker that can aim to …

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Chelsea: Season Preview 2014/15

Chelsea were close but ultimately not good enough to win the Premier League title last season. They have added to their squad and Michael Laverty is here to discuss how they are shaping up ahead of the new Premier League season. Whatever about their players Chelsea have a mastermind in Jose Mourinho, leading the team into the season ahead. Last season, Mourinho …

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Racism, Crack Cocaine & Cancer – The Story Of Chelsea’s First Black Player Paul Canoville

Football encompasses many things; delight and despair, pleasure and pain, affection and animosity. The story of Paul Canoville is one that is both fascinating and depressing in equal measure. Every boy dreams of one day growing up to become a professional footballer. The roar of the crowd, thousands of people screaming your name. Sadly, as ‘Canners’ quickly found out, the reality is …

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