How often do we as Blues fans ponder amongst one another, which of our Premier League title-winning teams was truly the best? While each team had a special something that enabled them to be the best of their respective season, speculating as to which one was the top of the crop would be impossible to … More Best of the Blues – A squad of champions!
Sir Alex Ferguson’s old cliché that “Attacks win you games, but defence wins you titles” is never truer than when talking about great Chelsea sides of the past. Last week we looked at some of the offensive partnerships that have combined so beautifully to ensure Chelsea’s status as a European powerhouse. However, defending is a … More Attacks win you games, but defences win you titles. The defensive duos that defined Chelsea.
When the imposing Yorkshireman arrived at Stamford Bridge 8 years ago few would have predicted the long-lasting impact he would have on the Chelsea dressing room. Gary Cahill arrived in a competent Premier League and left a Chelsea legend. He was an integral cog in a side which won a host of honours both domestically … More Cult Heroes: Gary Cahill
Nestled somewhere in the pantheon of football, the hierarchy dictates there must be a bracket between ‘club legend’ and ‘good player’, the cult hero. This rare breed of player either does not achieve the former because they don’t spend long enough at the club, or do not achieve enough, but are slightly better than the … More 6 Ways to Ensure Cult Status at Chelsea (even if only temporarily)