If Chelsea can’t move on from Marcos Alonso then they’re in a bigger rut than we think

On a list of possible Chelsea players that could leave Stamford Bridge this season, Marcos Alonso probably joins a long list. It’s a scribbled piece of paper that includes Cesar Azpilicueta, Jorginho, N’Golo Kante and Andreas Christensen. As for Antonio Rudiger, he’s less replaceable and is a bigger kick in the teeth, that’s a different … More If Chelsea can’t move on from Marcos Alonso then they’re in a bigger rut than we think

Thomas Tuchel, we’re sorry, you’re just next in line to plead to the Chelsea board that it isn’t your fault, and we all believe you

Under no circumstances did Thomas Tuchel think this job would be simple. How could it be? Nothing about managing Chelsea is ever straightforward. He even knew how out of the ordinary his own appointment was, that originally there was a desperation to wait until the summer before coming to West London. Those few months might … More Thomas Tuchel, we’re sorry, you’re just next in line to plead to the Chelsea board that it isn’t your fault, and we all believe you

OPINION: The tactical change that Thomas Tuchel needs to revert back to if Chelsea want to attack like they did against Liverpool, Leicester and Juventus

Thomas Tuchel has been experimenting with his Chelsea team as injuries hit the squad, but could it be an old system that brings better performances? … More OPINION: The tactical change that Thomas Tuchel needs to revert back to if Chelsea want to attack like they did against Liverpool, Leicester and Juventus

OPINION: Chelsea have already won two trophies this season, but even victory in the Carabao Cup isn’t enough to mark the season a success for Thomas Tuchel

Chelsea have already won two trophies this season and could win another three (realistically) by the end of it, is that success though? … More OPINION: Chelsea have already won two trophies this season, but even victory in the Carabao Cup isn’t enough to mark the season a success for Thomas Tuchel

Thomas Tuchel has created a blueprint for success at Chelsea but he might have to change it to account for likely loss of Antonio Rudiger

A back three has become the staple of Thomas Tuchel and his style at Chelsea, but with contract troubles, it might be time for a change. … More Thomas Tuchel has created a blueprint for success at Chelsea but he might have to change it to account for likely loss of Antonio Rudiger

Three Chelsea players to watch out for ahead of Manchester United clash – Antonio Rudiger dominance, Reece James form and Kai Havertz opportunity

Chelsea’s Premier League clash against Manchester United is the game of the weekend and there could be some proportionate matchups as well. … More Three Chelsea players to watch out for ahead of Manchester United clash – Antonio Rudiger dominance, Reece James form and Kai Havertz opportunity