Liverpool vs. Chelsea League Cup 3rd Round Preview

Biggest test of the season and a chance for rotation.  Chelsea play Liverpool at Anfield in the League Cup third round tonight. It is probably the highlight fixture of the round and one of the teams will not progress further in this competition.  Our last game against West Ham perhaps showcased the areas at which we need to work on. Despite the possession and number … Continue reading Liverpool vs. Chelsea League Cup 3rd Round Preview

West Ham 0 vs. 0 Chelsea Review

West Ham continue to remain our bogey team. Chelsea dropped their first points of the season after drawing against West Ham away. The lineup was as predicted as Giroud, Kovacic, Hazard, Luiz, and Azpilicueta returned to the starting lineup. Chelsea started off the better team as we created several chances but failed to put any of them into the back of the net. West Ham … Continue reading West Ham 0 vs. 0 Chelsea Review

Weekend Football Review

Mixed weekend of football.  Premier League MW 6 Fulham 1 vs. 1 Watford The first game of the weekend came in the form of London derby as Fulham took on Watford. Gray opened the scoring for Watford in the second minute as Watford dominated the first half. Watford could have scored more but Bettinelli made some brilliant saves. Fulham came out a different team for the second … Continue reading Weekend Football Review

West Ham vs. Chelsea Preview

Set the record straight.  After our trip to Greece midweek Chelsea return to Premier League action against West Ham at the London Stadium. West Ham finally got their season running with a win against Everton last weekend in a performance that should the potential of the West Ham team. Pellegrini might have had a slow start but they might finally get going. West Ham have … Continue reading West Ham vs. Chelsea Preview

Weekend Football Preview

The football continues non-stop. Premier League MW 6 Fulham vs. Watford Fulham were comprehensively beaten by City last week while Watford narrowly lost to United, both teams will look to bounce back with a win an exciting London Derby. Fulham sit 15th while Watford sit 4th. Fulham play an exciting brand of football but are poor at the back while Watford have been brilliant all over the … Continue reading Weekend Football Preview

Chelsea 4 vs. 1 Cardiff City Review

Hazard on fire!!! Chelsea continued their winning start to the season with a thumping 4-1 victory at home to Cardiff City. The starting lineup was standard although Giroud started ahead of Morata and it proved a sensible decision.  Chelsea began the first half with tired feet as some of the lag from the international break seemed evident. The slow start allowed Cardiff City to take … Continue reading Chelsea 4 vs. 1 Cardiff City Review

Weekend Football Review

Straightforward week of football.  Premier League  Tottenham 1 vs. 2 Liverpool Liverpool continued to be only the second team with an unbeaten record as they beat Tottenham at Wembley. Liverpool dominated the first half of the game and were rewarded for it as they gained the lead in the 39th minute via Georginio Wijnaldum whose header just about crossed the line. Tottenham played better in the second … Continue reading Weekend Football Review