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A bid for Victor Moses rejected, what next?


Rumors linking Victor Moses with Chelsea had been bubbling for close to a month. It was an intriguing but unsubstantiated claim. However, thanks to Wigan chairman Dave Whelan, we now know that the...

Lovely news: Ivanovic charged by FA


I think we all saw this coming. However, it still blows. The FA charged Branislav Ivanovic with violent conduct today for his starring role in an incident with Shaun Maloney during the Wigan match...

Chelsea 2-1 Wigan: A welcome, but undeserved result


The Guardian called it a low-rent performance. I'm not one to argue with such a statement. However, thanks to some inept officiating and a micro-flash of brilliance from Fernando Torres, it's three...

Rant Box: Chelsea v. Wigan


Not to sound too arrogant - as this match is unlikely to be a runway event - but I would like to see a few early goals and then some sustained cameos for a few of our younger contingent, Romelu...

Van Aanholt joins Vitesse on loan for rest of season


Patrick van Aanholt is off once again. Vitesse announced today that the 21-year-old fullback will be joining the Dutch club on loan for the remainder of the season. In need of games This is pretty...

Wigan 1-1 Chelsea: Flaccid overall display fails to deliver


Some would call it robbery, a late Jordi Gomez goal denying Chelsea a fourth consecutive victory on Saturday at the DW Stadium. However, robbery would imply that the visitors actually deserved to...

Rant Box: Wigan v. Chelsea


We need a win. This man needs a game. Team news and the like from 12:15pm EDT Team sheets Wigan Athletic Al-Habsi, Figueroa, Alcaraz, Caldwell, Stam, Jones, Diame, McCarthy, Sammon, Gomez, Moses....

PL Preview: Wigan v. Chelsea


A pivotal trip to White Hart Lane is on the holiday horizon. Slow your roll, though. First, we need to navigate this potentially tricky venture to Greater Manchester on Saturday. Hey, it's Franco O...

MotM: Chelsea 1-0 Wigan


Not exactly the boost my fragile state needed ahead of Tuesday. Together again Meh. I'd say that just about sums up Saturday afternoon at the Bridge. It was another labored performance, salvaged...

Rant Box: Chelsea v. Wigan


More of this, por favor Teams Chelsea (4-3-3) Cech; Ferreira, Ivanovic, David Luiz, Cole; Ramires, Mikel, Lampard; Anelka, Drogba, Malouda. Subs: Turnbull, Essien, Torres, Benayoun, Zhirkov,...

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