PRE-MATCH BRIEFING: MIDDLESBROUGH V CHELSEA – PART TWO
Completing their cup-tie preview, club historian Rick Glanvill and club statistician Paul Dutton take a look at the two teams and their records…
BA: TIME FOR MEDALS
Demba Ba sees the FA Cup as the perfect opportunity to claim his first piece of silverware in professional football…
PRE-MATCH BRIEFING: MIDDLESBROUGH V CHELSEA – PART ONE
The reward for a replay win in the last round is a midweek visit to Teesside. Club historian Rick Glanvill and club statistician Paul Dutton look at some fifth-round facts and figures…
BENITEZ: WORKING WITH BELIEF
With today’s game at Middlesbrough another example of one which comes three days after the previous match, Rafael Benitez has described managing the training ground work that comes in between.
ANOTHER LOTTERY MEMBER WINS BIG
Lucky Chelsea Foundation Lottery member Alan French has won the latest quarterly cash prize of 1905 pounds.
BENITEZ: POSITIVE ATMOSPHERE
It’s yet another midweek game for the Blues tomorrow and Rafael Benitez is confident his side can bounce back from Sunday’s defeat at Manchester City and book a place in the quarter-finals…
WEST HAM DATE REARRANGED
Due to our progression in the UEFA Europa League, our Barclays Premier League home game against West Ham United has now been moved to the following day, Sunday March 17.
PAT NEVIN: TIGHT MARGINS
Midway between visits to Manchester and Middlesbrough, former Chelsea star Pat Nevin looks in his column this week at the tight contest to make the top four…
ZENDEN: QUICK RESPONSE
Boudewijn Zenden believes our FA Cup fifth-round clash at Middlesbrough provides the perfect opportunity to get back to winning ways following the disappointment of Sunday’s defeat to Manchester City…
CHELSEA TV HEADLINES: FINAL PREPARATIONS
An afternoon training session is ahead for the squad as Chelsea TV brings us the latest news from Cobham.
CHELSEA TV EXCLUSIVE: TARGETS SET
Juan Mata highlighted the need to perform more consistently against the sides occupying league positions around Chelsea when he spoke to the club’s own channel in the wake of the weekend game…
SCHOOLS COULD WIN FREE GIRLS-ONLY COACHING WITH THE CHELSEA FOUNDATION
To celebrate the Women’s Champions League Final coming to Stamford Bridge and the start of the FA WSL season the Chelsea Foundation is offering free girls-only coaching to local schools.
PRESS CONFERENCE LIVE THIS AFTERNOON
Chelseafc.com is offering fans the facility to watch Rafael Benitez’s pre-match press conference live on your PC…
MATA BLOGS ON FORWARD FOCUS
Juan Mata turns his attention to this week’s FA Cup tie in his latest blog post, as well as considering the weekend game in Manchester…
CHELSEA TV HEADLINES: BACK TO IT
Today’s Chelsea TV headlines come from Cobham, where attention has turned from the Premier League to the FA Cup, and Wednesday’s fifth-round match away at Middlesbrough.
THE DATA DAY: MANCHESTER CITY V CHELSEA
Two second-half goals consigned the Blues to defeat this weekend, the stats showing it to be a reflection on the chances created by either side in Manchester…
RADIO CLIVE’S FIVE: MAN CITY V CHELSEA
Throughout the season former player Clive Walker provides radio and TV commentary on Chelsea’s games. Here he selects five aspects from Sunday’s top-four clash that his eye…
CHELSEA TV EXCLUSIVE: CAHILL ON CITY DEFEAT
Gary Cahill spoke to Chelsea TV following Sunday afternoon’s game and in a clip of the interview that can be watched here, he discussed the defending the team was asked to do by Manchester City…
FINAL WHISTLE VERDICT: MADE TO PAY
Reflecting on a first defeat in five games, Rafael Benitez acknowledged that a quality penalty save by Manchester City goalkeeper Joe Hart could have been the match’s turning point…
MATCH REPORT: MANCHESTER CITY 2 CHELSEA 0
In a game that sprung to life in the second half, Chelsea were left to rue a saved Frank Lampard penalty when Yaya Toure gave the home side the lead soon after. Substitute Carlos Tevez
TEAM NEWS: MANCHESTER CITY V CHELSEA
Ashley Cole is back in the starting line-up so makes his 300th Chelsea appearance…
CHELSEA TV EXCLUSIVE: MATA ON MANCHESTER CHALLENGE
Juan Mata spoke to Chelsea TV ahead of this weekend’s away game and discussed how much the team are looking forward to the challenge of taking on last season’s league champions…