Posts Tagged ‘Chelsea’

Premier League Review 2009/2010

May 14, 2010

Hello and welcome to Gaffers Sports Blog’s review of the 2009/2010 Premier League season with a little help from fans of several of the 20 teams. Though that means the other reviews will be undertaken by yours truly.

Enjoy and as usual all comments are welcomed.

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Chelsea’s Win At All Costs Mentality Has Stunted Growth

March 25, 2010

The juggernaut that is Chelsea rolls on to a mouth-watering tie with top four pretenders Aston Villa this weekend. Yet Roman Abramovich‘s club could be approaching a watershed moment if the current state of the club continues.

Chelsea has all the attributes of a trophy machine, it’s what Abramovich and now departed Jose Mourinho built together. They are big, strong, athletic and have a winning mentality imbedded in their psyche. All fantastic traits you would want in any team. But under the surface and in the long-term Chelsea look on unsteady ground.

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The Contenders Do Battle

November 5, 2009


This weekend see’s the second battle this season between the top two teams in the Premier League after a feisty encounter (pictured above) in the FA Community Shield back in August of this year.

Chelsea won on penalties (4-1) and the signs back then indicated that these two clubs looked the strongest going into the season and as it stands with a mere two points separating the sides going into this clash.

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