Borussia Monchengladbach 2 vs. 2 Chelsea Review

Tough first half, good second half! Chelsea played their final friendly of pre-season against Borussia Monchengladbach in Dusseldorf on Saturday which ended 2-2. Monchengladbach were also playing their last game of pre-season as they prepare for the Bundesliga that start in two weeks time. Monchengladbach fielded a strong team with a mix of youth and experience. The game was a story of two halves as … Continue reading Borussia Monchengladbach 2 vs. 2 Chelsea Review

Borussia Monchengladbach vs. Chelsea Preview

Final friendly of pre-season! Chelsea head to Germany on Friday to play Borussia Monchengladbach on Saturday in what is their final friendly of pre-season. Monchengladbach finished 5th in the Bundesliga last season after an impressive campaign under manager Marco Rose. Borussia have played 5 friendlies in their pre-season so far having won the first four but losing the last one to Athletic Bilbao. The Bundesliga … Continue reading Borussia Monchengladbach vs. Chelsea Preview

Red Bull Salzburg 3 vs. 5 Chelsea Review

Great going forward, a bit shaky at the back. Last night Chelsea played their 6th pre-season friendly in Salzburg, Austria as we beat Red Bull Salzburg 3-5. It was a game of two halves really and overall there were more positives to take away from this game than negatives. The Chelsea squad had travelled to Austria in the morning yesterday and played the game in … Continue reading Red Bull Salzburg 3 vs. 5 Chelsea Review

Red Bull Salzburg vs. Chelsea Preview

Penultimate friendly! Chelsea will be playing their 2nd last friendly in Austria on Wednesday against Red Bull Salzburg. Red Bull won the Austrian Bundesliga last season and have already started this season last weekend as they beat Rapid Wien 0-2. They are on a good run of form only having lost one game over the last month. For Chelsea it is another good test against … Continue reading Red Bull Salzburg vs. Chelsea Preview

Reading 3 vs. 4 Chelsea Review

Great up front shaky at the back. Chelsea beat Reading 3-4 in a thrilling encounter at the Madejski stadium on Saturday. Chelsea played their 5th friendly of pre-season in front of a good away crowd as they were entertained by some good goals from both teams.  Lampard fielded a first half team consisting mostly of fringe players as they seemed to be getting a final … Continue reading Reading 3 vs. 4 Chelsea Review

Reading vs. Chelsea Preview

Another friendly this time at home.  Chelsea take on Reading at the Madesjki stadium in our 5th friendly of pre season later today. The players travelled straight back to London after beating Barcelona in Saitama and the players had a couple of days off before returning to training on Friday. Reading have played 8 friendlies so far winning 4, losing 3 and drawing 1. Reading … Continue reading Reading vs. Chelsea Preview

Barcelona 1 vs. 2 Chelsea Review

It was a given when Lampard’s the manager.  Chelsea bounced back from their defeat to Kawasaki Frontale by beating Barcelona 1-2 in Saitama and winning the Rakuten Cup. It was another humid night in Japan but the Chelsea squad were better suited to the climate as opposed to Barca and showed more fitness overall. Barca were playing their first game but the quality of the … Continue reading Barcelona 1 vs. 2 Chelsea Review