Wednesday, 5 April 2017


Sources close to the club are suggesting today that Andrea Pirlo is a key target to replace Steve Holland as assistant to Antonio Conte in the summer. The current number two is set to join Gareth Southgate in the England camp and Conte is keen to bring in his fellow countryman; someone he worked with at Juventus right to the age of 38. He is seen as an ideal candidate to succeed Holland although further reports are that Frank Lampard or John Terry might also be considered.

Sunday, 2 April 2017


Chelsea will focus their summer transfer window efforts on signing Romelu Lukaku and Alexis Sanchez after deciding not to pursue Alvaro Morata. Arsenal’s Chilean superstar has reportedly become the Blues’ top transfer target amid his contract stand-off, while Antonio Conte’s side is also reportedly leading the charge to sign Everton’s striker, who wants to play Champions League football. The Italian manager met with Chelsea director Marina Granovskaia this week to discuss transfer plans, and the duo were reportedly high on the agenda.

Thursday, 23 March 2017

Classic goal: Drogba vs Everton (2007)

Here's one for you: the fantastic finish by Didier Drogba against Everton and Goodison Park in 2007. A brilliant example of the big Ivorian's ability to hold up the ball, turn and shoot from distance. Sublime.