Left backs: Chelsea signed the best

Introduction The summer offseason and transfer window saw many left back targets that were theorized to be arriving at Stamford Bridge. The names included Nico Tagliafico, Sergio Reguilon, Alex Telles, and Ben Chilwell. The 2019/2020 season showed that the left back options at Frank Lampard’s disposable were not sufficient for a team that has title … More Left backs: Chelsea signed the best

Chelsea’s Cult Heroes: Ramires Edition

A box-to-box midfielder that has a plethora of both technical and defensive skills is a rare occurrence to find in professional football. Very few players can possess this unique skillset, but one of those was ex-Chelsea player, and cult hero, Ramires Santos do Nascimento. He played with an amalgamation of aggression, technical ability, pace, and … More Chelsea’s Cult Heroes: Ramires Edition

Chelsea Are Over-Exceeding Expectations. The xG Stats Prove It.

This is more than simply looking at xG. Last season saw some odd statistics and metrics for the Chelsea squad. Scoring goals was never much of an issue. However, preventing goals was much more of an issue. For example, the squad had very good, expected goal (xG) metrics, and followed up on those expectations with … More Chelsea Are Over-Exceeding Expectations. The xG Stats Prove It.