Reece James This could really be the breakthrough season for Reece James especially after it was revealed that Thomas Tuchel has a soft spot for the 22-year-old in the Chelsea squad. Yesterday, he was the penalty hero for the Blues as he scored the final spot-kick to send Chelsea to the next round of the Carabao Cup.
Image: Courtesy Chelsea and Arsenal will square it out today in a charity friendly game before the league season starts. The Blues will be looking to beat the Gunners who proved to be a hard nut to crack last season despite registering poor results. Chelsea were the better squad since they went on to win the Champions League trophy at the end of the season.
Chelsea players have arrived in Belfast ahead of a Super cup finals clash against Spain's club Villarreal. The Blues army consist of 24 players all ready and fit for the game. Chalobah, Loftus-Cheek and Marcus Bettinneli are the only men of the 24 who were not part of the Champions League finals squad for last season.
Chelsea hosted Aston Villa in carabao cup mabeingtch and continued it's impressive form.Thomas Tuchel started a weak first eleven in today's match but Chelsea were able to control the game and broke the deadlock through Timo Werner at 54 minute. Chelsea looked sharp in some patches of the game in the second half.Aston Villa look out of the game until they leveled through Archer at 64 minute.
Chelsea Manager Thomas Tuchel has rested Kepa , Alonso, Havertz and Christensen in the bench as substitutes alongside Barkley, Jorginho, Saul, Mount and Ziyech. Goalkeeper Edourd Mendy was selected to start for the Blues covered by Chalobah, Thiago Silva, Rudiger and Captain Azipilicueta.
Ruben Loftus-Cheek was expected to go out on loan during the summer transfer window, but he ended up staying at the club as no deal could be sealed before deadline. The 25-year-old couldn’t shine much in a struggling Fulham team last season but he has now shown that he still has the quality in him.
A reported five Bundesliga clubs have been ogling at the prospects of signing Ruben Loftus Cheek on a season-long loan deal after it was recently revealed that Chelsea plans to offload the midfielder in order to create more space in the squad. The 25-year-old has two years remaining with Chelsea but Chelsea is not of the idea of selling the player on a permanent deal.
Chelsea registered a controversial 2-1 over their London rivals Arsenal at the Emirates earlier today. Thomas Tuchel had a lot to say about the game but summarized it by congratulating his team for the well-deserved win. He pointed out that the team managed to contain the pressure well from Arsenal in the first half and was compelled to make a significant number of changes in the second half so that he could lower the tension in the game.
Tuesday 13th July 2021. Chelsea players are back to the Stamford Bridge for the Pre-season. This is after they have had a long holiday after the champions league glory. However the players who were on international duty are yet to return and are expected to miss the Pre-season matches.
Manchester United registered the biggest victory of matchweek 25 after demolishing Newcastle 3-1 at Old Trafford to climb up to position 2 with 49 points.
Lampard is having a hard time at Chelsea at the moment. Their last 1-1 draw with Aston Villa was less than convincing. Is the squad out of gas? Some players out to be rested and loanees recalled. Who should then be recalled? Ross Barkley. Chelsea were much more in depth with the presence of Barkley last season. But his departure to Aston Villa on loan has left Lampard with few options to select from. Although he is doing fairly at Aston Villa, recalling him will add to the much neee depth. Loftus Cheek. He was
Chelsea's England midfielder Ruben Loftus-Cheek who is currently on loan at Fulham Fc has spoken about his move to return to Stamford Bridge at the end of this summer.Speaking to one of the channels today morning, the 25 year old England star says that he has enjoyed part of this season at Fulham but he wants to return to his main club, "Iam eagerly proud with the boys here due to their fighting spirit, we have worked together cohesively but I will go back to my club next summer" says Loftus-Cheek.
Chelsea are a strong team at the moment, they are in the FA final where they face Leicester on 15th May, and on Wednesday they will be facing Real Madrid in their second hand tie of the champions league.The first leg the game ended in one draw but they have an upper hand due to their away goal.
The 26-year-old who is currently on loan at Fulham has shown that he will return to Chelsea this summer to fight for his place.Loftus-Cheek has a contract to Chelsea until 2023, and his chances of forcing his way into their first team are very limited.
Chelsea had a very impressive summer business having reinforced their squad from the goalkeeping to attacking for a spending spree £ 250 millions and above. The Blues added eight players in but only six to the first team. This will help them in pressing for the premier league title contention and they will be looking so lethal in the European football. Chelsea also let so many players on loan so that Lampard might have stability in his squad. Ross Barkley and Loftus Cheek were allowed to leave the club on a
Chelsea's main target looks to be Erling Haaland as they need a proven striker who can score due to Timo Werner's inability to produce the goals they need after making that big move from Germany.PSG reportedly see Mohamed Salah as their first-choice option to replace Kylian Mbappe should the French starlet leave this summer.Man city have identified Jack Grealish as their number one target,City have made Grealish their priority signing in the summer Window after getting to exit the race for Erling Haaland's signature,currently
Chelsea have a very large squad at the current with top players being sent on loan in order to get first team football. Most of these players despite their good performances on loan they face competition in the squad and the best option is to sell them and fund two players who will solve all the problems Chelsea are facing. There is a crowded midfield at Chelsea and this has led to headache in case of selection forcing Lampard to play some players out of position leading to drastic sink in their form. Kante,
List Of Five Players Chelsea Will Sell To Fund Romelu Lukaku's Transfer From Inter Milan. Thursday, 27th March 2021, Nairobi Kenya. It has now emerged that the persuit of Inter Milan star Romelu Lukaku by Chelsea is unstoppable and it has emerged that the Club will be selling some five players to help fund his transfer back to the club.
Chelsea hosted London rivals Tottenham Hotspurs at Stamford Bridge in a preseason friemdly fixture ahead of their UEFA Super Cup finals tie against Villareal on 11th Augusr 2021. Chelsea Manager Thomas adopted a 3-4-3 tactical formation with Goalkeeper Edourd Mendy playing all 90 minutes. Chelsea defennce comprised of Zouma, Chalobah & Ruediger while the midfield ushered in Marcos Alonso, Ngolo Kante, Matteo Kovacic & Callum Hudson Odoi.
The report claims that the Saints have been eager on Loftus-Cheek closing summer, previous to the 25-year-old’s mortgage pass to Fulham.Loftus-Cheek, who has spent the majority of the season trying to stand up to hurry after his achilles rupture, has been a quite disappointing signing for the now relegated West London side.