Tag Archives: Chelsea

It’s The Beautiful Game, But Is Romance Dead?

By David Gee. (@DavidGee26) Football; it’s the beautiful game, a sport emotive in the extreme. But these emotions are neither polar nor absolute; joy does not solely equate to winning in the same way that losing will not always invoke despair. For many the manner of victory is just as important as the triumph itself. […]

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5 Things We Learned: Chelsea 3-1 Manchester United

By Matthew Jones 1. No heart, no passion I can handle losing. As a United fan I’ve not had to handle an awful lot of it in my lifetime, but I realise we can’t and won’t win every game. What I think has been and is the most demoralising aspect of this rapidly worsening season, […]

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Match Preview: Chelsea vs. Manchester United

By Piers Barber It is difficult to recall a time when a Manchester United side have travelled to Stamford Bridge with the same feeling of dread that will accompany them on their trip to London this weekend. Despite a relatively convincing 2-0 victory over Swansea last weekend, the indifferent state of United’s season remains glaringly […]

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5 Things We Learned: Manchester United 0-0 Chelsea

By Matthew Jones 1. Rooney lets his feet do the talking There were so many talking points prior to kick off on Monday. The biggest one, surely, was the future of Wayne Rooney. He’s been unhappy since being left out of the Champions League second round second leg game against Real Madrid, and Chelsea and […]

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The Closest Title Race Yet

By Matthew Jones THERE are several factors screaming out at me that say the 2013/14 season will be the closest title race in years. Manchester United’s 20th English domestic title was a carnival parade – despite the fact that critics continue to weave the laughable yarn that the current squad is one of the worst […]

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5 Things We Learned: Manchester United 0-1 Chelsea

By Mark Nevin 1.  United players still get sent off Rafael’s red card was silly, in several respects. David Luiz, having done as much as he could to rub his compatriot up the wrong way, looked an idiot lying there with a stupid grin on his face. The incident generated a passion among both sets of […]

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Match Report: Chelsea 1-0 Man United

By Lee Savery. Manchester United crashed out of the FA Cup as Demba Ba’s goal separated the two teams in a stale affair at Stamford Bridge. Both teams came into this game needing to ring the changes having played their last games on Saturday. United made eight changes from the side that beat Sunderland. Chelsea […]

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5 Things We Learned: Manchester United 2-2 Chelsea

By Matthew Jones 1. Robin reliant running on empty A few weeks ago, I praised him for his comments claiming he did not want to be rested ahead of the Norwich game, having received a knock in the 2-0 win over Queens Park Rangers, but Robin van Persie is looking fatigued. I commend him for […]

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Middlesbrough or Chelsea Await United or Reading

By Nathan Youd The winners of Manchester United and Reading’s FA Cup fifth round tie will face Middlesbrough or Chelsea in the sixth round of the F.A Cup. Providing United progress past Reading on Monday, the quarter-final encounter will be sandwiched between the return leg of the Champions League clash against Real Madrid and a […]

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Match Report: Chelsea 5 – 4 Manchester United

By Lee Savery A nine goal thriller saw Chelsea just edge the Red Devils, after extra time, in an enthralling contest at Stamford Bridge. Manchester United made 10 changes from the side that beat Chelsea on Sunday and included youngsters Scott Wootton & Michael Keane at the heart of the defence. However, it was an […]

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