Ruben Loftus-Cheek Is The Reason Why Chelsea Won`t Be Spending £36M On Spanish Midfielder Saul Niguez’
Chelsea have a big squad and that squad consists of many good midfielders. The European Champions have enough competition for places in midfield. Despite the names in midfield, Thomas Tuchel stated that he will give chances to players who work hard and maintain a good attitude in training.
If Cristiano Ronaldo was to play every minute of his 1082 games against Chelsea, then he wouldn't have been able to score 791 goals in his career. Over the years, one team that has been a tough nut to crack for the Portugese International on the pitch is none other than the Blue contingent of West London.
With 12 points from a possible 21, Brentford have been one of the surprise packages in the Premier league this campaign and despite coming as underdogs, the Bees have so far been doing well with just one defeat in their first seven games. Of the seven teams that they have faced, two happened to be top six clubs (Arsenal and Liverpool) of which they earned a win and a draw respectively.
The UEFA Champions League matches in day 3 have just been concluded , as many European clubs are still undefeated having played 3 matches each in the competition this season. Chelsea are the reigning European Champions, they have played 3 matches winning 2 and lost 1 against Serie A side Juventus in matchday day two.
Following series of feisty games, the English Premier league has continued in its tradition of providing supporters with plenty of excitements and talking points. Teams who began poorly are now getting back on track while those who had bright starts are seeing one struggle or the other. With 70 matches played so far, they are still 310 more to come and 30 of them will take place this month.
Have you ever thought of the threat the Manchester United team and Chelsea squad could be when combined? Manchester United and Chelsea are no doubt the biggest and most popular clubs in England. Their popularity is not only because of the quality players they posses, but because of their achievements and success in Europe.
The UEFA Champions League is the most prestigious European trophy for club football. Many European clubs have won the title several times, but Spanish teams are the most successful clubs in the competition. Real Madrid of Spain remain the only club in Europe with most trophies in the history of the competition.
Chelsea are reigning European Champions, as they beat Manchester City 1-0, at Estadio Do Dragao in Portugal to win their second UEFA Champions League title in 9 years. The Blues also beat Spanish Laliga side Villarreal 6-5 on Penalties to also win their second UEFA Super Cup title in 23 years.
Shortly after the International break, the European Champions will make a trip to Brentford Community Stadium where they will take on the Bees for the first time in the Premier league era. The game is set to kick-off next week Saturday by 17:30 West Africa Standard time as Chelsea will be hoping to maintain their lead at the top of the table.
Anthony Taylor vs Chelsea: Blue Fans Should Follow Exactly What Thomas Tuchel Is Doing About The Ref
From the moment it was confirmed that Anthony Taylor would be the center referee to officiate the London derby clash between Brentford and Chelsea this Saturday, fans of the European Champions have been irate. This is because they believe that the referee has some kind of agenda against them due to the fact that they don't always win when he's in charge of their matches.
Since scoring against Zenit St Petersburg last month, Chelsea's club record signing Romelu Lukaku hasn't been very fruitful in front of goals firing blank in his last 6 games for the Blues. However, it was expected that the Belgian would rediscover his scoring boots against Malmo in the Champions league yesterday, but his participation in the game was cut short in the 19 minute following a horror challenge from Lasse Nielsen.
Photo Credit: The Chronicle Chelsea football club of England has been handed a timely boost as one of the star players returns to full training. The European Champions were without the service of N'golo Kante during the last premier league match against Southampton after he tested positive for the novel Coronavirus.
Since the arrival of Thomas Tuchel earlier this year, there has been a high level of improvement with the Blue contingent of West London, one that has produced the UEFA Champions league and the Super Cup. Needful to say that Chelsea have been a free scoring side and coupled with the addition of Romelu Lukaku, the European Champions have done just about enough to occupy top spot in the Premier league.
The 2021/2022 season has been very exciting and filled with a lot of intriguing moments. Barely two months into the season, fans are already very pleased with how the season is going. The top clubs in the top 5 European leagues have been fighting tooth and nail to become league champions in their respective league.
San Siro, the stadium used by both Milan teams, will host a European Nations League semi-final encounter between two European football powerhouses (Italy versus Spain) on Wednesday. The last time Spain met the European Champions, Italy, was in the Euro 2020 tournament semi-finals.
It is no secret that Ferran Torres has lost his spot in the starting eleven for Manchester City lately, and was an unused substitute in their last three matches against Chelsea, PSG, and Liverpool. In fact, the last time he was listed in the starting lineup was on Matchday 3 against Arsenal.
Manchester United drew 1-1 with Everton in their penultimate game before the October International break. Despite playing in front of a raucous Old Trafford crowd, United were unable to respond to Everton's second-half equalizer with a second goal. Questions about the poor defending in the build-up to the second goal remain, with much of the blame falling on Brazilian midfielder Fred, while Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's legitimacy as the appropriate manager to lead United to silverware has been questioned once again.
Portugal and Qatar faced off in a friendly match on the 9th of October 2021. The World Cup hosts and the former European Champions battled for glory. The match was played in the Estadio Algarve in Almancil, Portugal. The hosts of the match were clearly the favorites going into the match while the visitors were the Underdogs.
Chelsea will host Malmo at Stamford Bridge this evening. The match this evening is the first of the double header against Malmo. Chelsea are expected to win both legs which will certainly put them in a better position to reach the knockout stages of the competition. Chelsea have played two games so far this season, winning one and losing one.
Real Madrid are monitoring Chelsea defender Antonio Rudiger ahead of a possible summer 2022 move, according to reports in Spain. The 28-year-old has established himself as a key player in Thomas Tuchel’s team in 2021 after a reduced playing time under former boss Frank Lampard. Rudiger has become one of the first names on Tuchel’s team sheet in the last nine months but his contract situation is yet to be resolved at Stamford Bridge.