Whilst Andre Villas-Boas has got off to a decent start, getting a credible draw at Stoke and a valuable three points against West Brom, despite a far from vintage performance, Chelsea have begun the season in a far less auspicious fashion in the stands.
Archive for August 2011
Following the, to me, absurd booing off of the losing Chelsea team at half-time against West Brom by elements of the crowd, my immediate reaction was to tweet “Cannot believe the Chelsea team were just booed by some idiots. Sense of reality and patience clearly lacking in some”. The more I thought about it in [...]
With Torres leading the attack and Valencia’s Juan Mata’s arrival to London imminent, André Villas-Boas’ Chelsea is looking decidedly España. I have no doubt that both players will come good for the Blues but they are not who I want to talk about. Oriol “The Bulldozer” Romeu joins the Spanish revolution going on at Stamford [...]
After a positive performance against Stoke City, André Villas-Boas takes charge of his first game at Stamford Bridge as Chelsea entertain West Bromwich Albion. Our guests fell foul to Manchester United’s unsung Norwegian hero, Øwn Gøal, late on at the Hawthorns during the opening weekend of the season. New signing Shane Long showed a glimpse [...]
Sunday will mark the beginning of the André Villas-Boas reign in the Premier League with an extremely difficult tie at the Britannia Stadium against Stoke City. AVB should be under no illusion at the enormity of this task given our (and in all fairness other top clubs) trips here in recent seasons. There is no [...]