A lot of players move into a coaching career once they retire from football.It was no different for Hernan Crespo, the Argentine striker who started his coaching career with Param Primavera as a youth coach in 2014 and also coached Modena from Seria B in 2016. Photo Credit: Chelsea Fc
Many Chelsea fans think there is a curse on the number 9 shirt because of its recent history but if you look further back, beyond the Radamel Falcao’s and the Hernan Crespo’s, you do find some players who have made the shirt their own. New signing Alvaro Morata is due to take the vacant number 9 at Chelsea so, who proceeded him in this so-called cursed jersey? We return to 1964 and a youthful Peter Osgood made his presentation for Chelsea in the League Cup against Workington, scoring the two objectives in
This article reveals footballers with the highest accumulated transfer fees. Here are the top 20 listed below: 20. David Luiz The Brazilian talented centre-back has an accumulated transfer fee of £106.83 million. In his career, he has had a total of 5 permanent moves and the most expensive move came from that of Chelsea to Paris Saint-Germain in 2014 which coated the club £44.55 million for the transfer. 19. Juan Sebastian Veron The Argentine has an accumulated transfer fee of £107.64 million across seven
1. Delima Ronaldo. Despite gracing the books of the famed likes of Psv, Barcelona,Real Madrid and both Milan sides,the Brazilian Ronaldo never managed to get his hands on the most prestigious club football prize. The man who was named the best player in the world in 1997 and 2002 banged in goals for fun and picked up league titles on the way but never played in a UCL final. 2. Francesco Totti. Italian legend Totti who's also the oldest goalscorer in the champions league never made it beyond the last eight
The number nine Jersey has been a curse to many top players who came to inherit it at Stamford Bridge. Critics have it that even a god cannot perform wearing the Chelsea’s number nine jersey. Let’s unravel the players who have failed to perform under this dreaded number. Hernan Crespo. Joining Chelsea from Inter Milan in 2003, Hernan Crespo took his tally to 13 goals on his first season but still it wasn’t enough to convince the then manager Jose Mourinho. Due to his slow goal delivery he was sent back
These Are All The Trophies Chelsea FC Won Since Roman Abramovic Purchased The Club In 2003! (Photos)
The Blues' current chairman, Roman Arkadyevich Abramovic is an Israeli-Russian Billionaire businessman and and a successful politician,born on 24 October 1966. According to Forbes, the network of Abramovic is $13billion in 2020. The Israeli-Russian purchased the West London club back in June 2003. He witnessed his 1000th game against Jose Mourinho's Tottenham Hotspur last weekend which ended 0-0 draw at Stamford Bridge. When Roman arrived at Chelsea in 2003, he spent heavily in the summer transfer window ahead
The number 9 jersey appears to be a 'cursed' jersey number at Chelsea football club in recent years. Many top strikers have failed to live up to their expectations at Stamford Bridge while wearing the number 9 jersey at the club. The likes of Hernan Crespo, Mateja Kezman, Khalid Boulahrouz, Steve Sidwell, Franco Di Santo, Fernando Torres, Radamel Falcao, Alvaro Morata, Gonzalo Higuain, and Tammy Abraham have all struggled to perform well at Chelsea while wearing the number 9 jersey.
Chelsea have been the busiest Premier League club at this summer transfer window; this is due to lack of business in the previous transfer window due to transfer ban placed on them. The Blues have spent £229milion on six players and they are expected to announce more signings in the coming days. The spending is necessary to bridge the gap to the reigning champions that won the league with 30 points above Frank Lampard’s side. In 2003, Roman Abramoviach transformed Chelsea to a big team by spending close to
Hakan Calhanoglu recently signed for Inter Milan directly from their city rivals AC Milan. The Turkish international is not the first to do so, and many legends have crossed the city border before. Here are the top five players who have played for both Inter Milan and AC Milan.
Patronato vs Unión de Santa Fe Patronato boss Gabriel Graciani has no fitness worries at all ahead of this match thanks to a fully healthy group ready to go.
Chelsea captured the signature of the Belgium and Inter Milan forward Romelu Lukaku on a 5 years deal in a fee in the region of £97.5M. Chelsea management recently released the squad number for the 2021/22 season and Romelu Lukaku was awarded the No. 9 Jersey at the club.
Images of the reported Chelsea kits for next season have surfaced online.They include the proposed home and away kits for the London club in the next campaign.
Good afternoon everyone,before you go through this article, please follow me for more interesting articles. Ahead of today's EUFA champions league(UCL) final between Paris Saint-Germain Vs Bayern Munchen, I decided to update you with the players with most goals in the competition's history. The competition which was introduced in 1955 (65 years) before it's rebrand in 1992 had only few players who scored in the final. 12. Karl-Heinz Riedle (Borussia Dortmund) 2 Source: Getty Images 11. Diego Milito (Internazionale
In recent years, the No.9 shirt has been regarded as Chelsea's most 'cursed' number. Several players are straining under the weight of the pressure that comes with wearing a number that will forever be linked to famous goal scorers. With the arrival of Romelu Lukaku at Stamford Bridge and the departure of Tammy Abraham to Roma, the huge striker will almost certainly fill the void left by Tammy Abraham.
Transfer News and Done Deals Crespo keen to manage in England 1 hour ago 06:00 Hernan Crespo says he wants to return to England as a manager, possibly following in Marcelo Bielsa’s footsteps by cutting his teeth in the Championship. Unlike his vastly experienced former boss Bielsa, Crespo is relatively new to the coaching game. His current side, Argentine outfit Defensa y Justicia, are the fourth team he has managed, following previous spells at Banfield, Modena and the youth team at Parma . The former Chelsea
A comeback in Football is one of the best displays a sports lover could witness on the tv screen or from the stands. Here we take a look at the top 5 football comebacks of all time. A comeback in Football is one of the best displays a sports lover could witness on the tv screen or from the stands. Be they multiple-goal battles away from home, great late escapes when a last-minute equaliser or just the downright bizarre collapse of a side who looked unbeatable. For a neutral, there's nothing quite like witnessing
Lets take a look at Super Eagle's golden generation who gained momentum in the 1996 Olympic games in Atlanta, USA. Saturday 3rd, August, 1996: a date that will forever be remembered in Nigerian football history. 24 years ago, the Nigerian 'Dream Team' won Argentina in the final of the Men's Olympic Football Tournament, becoming the first ever African country to win Gold at the Tournament. Nigerian 'Dream Team' played exciting brand of football Which saw them defeat Brazil 4-3 in the dying minute of the semi
Argentina legend Hernan Crespo says Lionel Messi would have taken care of the agreement circumstance appropriately on the off chance that he had an expert close by. Crespo trusts Messi could have evaded his open disagreement with Barcelona on the off chance that he had an alternate operator from his dad. Jorge holds the double part as father and operator of the Barcelona skipper. Messi effectively communicated his longing to leave the club and verged on getting his desire. It took Jorge, his dad, to
It Crespo, an ex-Argentina striker who played alongside Lionel Messi, once said he was hoping to see Lionel Messi land the biggest prize in the game, but says nothing will impact his “greatness” should he not win it but has now come out to comment on Messi's transfer Saga. Hernan Crespo said that Lionel Messi could have avoided the crisis he had to go through president Josep Bartomeu over his decision to leave Barcelona if he had employed the services of a professional to help him out. Crespo believes that
10. Michy Batshuayi Batshuayi’s Chelsea career is yet to kick into full swing, but that’s not to say that he hasn’t made an impact during his time as a Blue. He gave us one of the most memorable moments of last season with his match-winning goal against Atletico Madrid. He also scored the goal that signed and sealed the Premier League title the season prior. 9. Demba ba With Chelsea still coming to terms with Drogba’s departure the previous summer and with Torres struggling for goals, the Blues snapped