Welcome Maurizio Sarri!

Italian no 6. Chelsea officially announced former Napoli manager Maurizio Sarri as their new head coach today. I could have written plenty of articles over the past two months on the ups and downs of this deal but felt that it would be better just to wait. Finally the day has come.  Antonio Conte’s departure was certain as early as December and since May Chelsea … Continue reading Welcome Maurizio Sarri!

Chelsea 1 vs. 0 Manchester United FA Cup Final Review

Serial Winner! In the end we did avoid a ‘Mourinho’ season. A Hazard penalty in the first half was enough for Chelsea to clinch our 8th FA Cup trophy. That also completes a treble of FA Cups this season for Chelsea as both the Women’s team and youth team won their tournaments too.  Chelsea started in a 3-5-2 formation with Bakayoko coming in place of … Continue reading Chelsea 1 vs. 0 Manchester United FA Cup Final Review

Newcastle 3 vs. 0 Chelsea Review

That is not how the season was supposed to end.  Seven days ago Chelsea had beaten Liverpool at Stamford Bridge and all seemed to be on the up as it looked like Chelsea had a glimmer of making the top four. Seven days later Chelsea finish 5th after losing by 3 goals against Newcastle on the final day of the season.  Conte selected Christensen instead … Continue reading Newcastle 3 vs. 0 Chelsea Review