He came without ribbons. He came without tags. He came without packages, boxes, or bags.
Apologies are in order for this shameful attempt at humor. But bear with me for a moment while I try to convince you how this quote from “How the Grinch Stole Christmas!” seems weirdly apt to describe what Antonio Conte has done in England. Continue reading
Chelsea have played sensational football at times during the season and near about every player has been in top form. There aren’t many positions Mourinho has fiddled with since the start of the season. The left-back position has had some rotation with Azpillicueta missing 2 Premiere League games with a red card. Ignoring that, Filipe Luis has just started against Hull City (apart from other competitions). Continue reading
With the draw against Sunderland, the Blues fans will certainly breath easy safe in the knowledge that capricious November is past them. The curse seems to be lifted as the Special One’s ‘Thing of beauty‘ paints one artistic display after another.
Surely, everyone hoped more from the team against Sunderland but this is Premier League where no game is easy. As the month ends for the unbeaten blues, we thought it was a good chance to look back at the Blue’s previous performances in the month of November. We have compiled points per game and Win% since the start of Abramovich’s era.
Yahoo did a statistical comparison of some defensive midfield partnerships after 3 games in the PL. Now with 11 games gone and a boring international break on hands, it is a good opportunity to see where we stand.
Fabregas & Matic Vs Toure * Fernandinho