Lampard fires up 3 man defence to try and break season out of death spiral

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The team-sheets are out for Chelsea’s big game against Tottenham Hotspur in an hour, and the home side was full of surprises.

Olivier Giroud was returned to the team after a long spell frozen out, which is what fans were demanding after Michy Batshuayi stinker on Monday.

There are also return...

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Chelsea Tactics: The two best midfield setups when Loftus-Cheek returns

Chelsea Tactics - Kante, Kovacic & Loftus-Cheek

There is much debate regarding Chelsea’s strongest midfield and what formation they play in, but a lot depends on the opposition they are facing.

I believe that they have two strong setups they can use in midfield that will be effective against most oppositions, and both of them have Ruben Loft...

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Chelsea Tactics: How Lampard can switch the 3-4-3 to cope with attacking pressure

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Chelsea have a huge game in the Champions League against Bayern Munich this evening, and it will be interesting to see how Frank Lampard lines up.

This isn’t specifically for tonight’s game, but if Lampard does decide to go with the 3-4-3 formation that worked so well against Tottenham at the wee...

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Real Madrid boss Zidane refuses to be drawn on Raheem Sterling speculation

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Real Madrid are in La Liga action on Saturday evening vs Levante

You can find out how to watch the clash here.

Los Blancos begin the weekend sat top of the Spanish top-flight and in pretty decent form, winning fou...

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Chelsea can come out of Bayern tie a better team – even if they lose

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Chelsea’s path to the Champions League places last season was not an easy one.

During a stormy season with Maurizio Sarri at the helm, the club managed to keep their nose ahead of their top 4 rivals through the spring.

They weren’t great, but they were better tha...

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Chelsea 0-2 Man United: VAR shambles costs Blues dear

The Video Assistant Referee system is once again the talk of English football tonight, on the back of Manchester United’s victory over Chelsea.

United secure all 3 points

Frank Lampard’s men welcomed the Red Devils to Stamford Bridge ...

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Reports of a Chelsea major summer overhaul not unrealistic

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Yesterday there were reports flying around online of Frank Lampard’s plans to sell a number of players, and speculations of exactly how much he will have to spend on bringing new players in.

The Sun’s report suggesting 8 players could be axed is actually not far...

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Man United 5-0 Brugge: Bruno Fernandes brilliance on full display as Man United’s upturn in form continues

Manchester United’s meeting with Club Brugge this evening saw the Red Devils continue to impress, with January signing Bruno Fernandes having played a starring role once again.

United roll on

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s men welcomed Belgia...

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Frank Lampard has more big formation questions after Mason Mount shines in adapted role

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Frank Lampard singled out Mason Mount for praise in his press conference after yesterday’s game, saying that he hoped the midfielder’s performance was “digested properly” in the media.

Perhaps the way the manager is pushing for praise for Mount in particular is a sign that he’s seen the...

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Man United decided against rivaling Chelsea for Ziyech to pursue trio of other targets – Standard

As per a report from the Evening Standard, Manchester United abandoned interest in Chelsea-bound Hakim Ziyech to instead focus their attentions on three other attacking talents.

Blues switch

The big news across the European media over t...

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