The arrival of loan striker (and, seemingly, lone striker) Gonzalo Higuain, and the departure of Alvaro Morata, should fill Chelsea fans with hope. The 31-year-old Argentine started encouragingly enough in the FA Cup… but beating one Wednesday was followed by miserable defeat on another Wednesday as the Blues caved in at Bournemouth. Playing in curiousREAD MORE
On a weekend when big names tumbled and FA Cup surprises seemed more frequent than predictable outcomes, Sheffield Wednesday succumbed to Chelsea's superiority in a game where the biggest talking point was VAR. The remote replay checking system was in operation at Stamford Bridge for the Owls' visit, although the curious lottery of some matchesREAD MORE
Millie Bright’s power and ability to move Chelsea forward were missed by a team who lacked the answers to a gritty and determined performance by Birmingham City on Sunday, writes Jane Grove. The 5ft 10in defender, who had picked up a knock against Reading and who still hasn’t quite recovered, watched from the main standREAD MORE
Chelsea Women face Birmingham at the weekend, determined to keep up the pressure at the top of the table, writes Jane Grove. And it's the stability of the current team that is the bedrock on which current form has been built. The latest Opta stats, just released, show that the Blues have made only two changesREAD MORE
Joyous scenes at the end of the second leg of this year's League Cup final after Chelsea kept their heads to beat Spurs on penalties to play Manchester City in the final at Wembley. Against the intimidating backdrop of the baying hordes in the Matthew Harding stand at Stamford Bridge, Eric Dier sent his effortREAD MORE
Chelsea Women's signing of another goalie - the fourth in the squad - is, at first glance, a conundrum. Everyone knows that manager Emma Hayes sets great store by her defence, and takes a ferocious pride in keeping clean sheets, but even she puffed out her cheeks and admitted the latest recruit's signing looks "crazy"READ MORE
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