Recent performances reflect Chelsea’s season – Lampard
02 January 2020 | 12:14 pm
Chelsea's inconsistent performances in recent games have reflected the season as a whole, according to manager Frank Lampard.
25 Jan 2021
Chelsea are on the verge of sacking manager Frank Lampard after a run of five defeats in eight league games left the London side ninth in the Premier League standings, British media reported.
27 Jan 2021
Thomas Tuchel has been named Chelsea manager in the wake of Frank Lampard's sacking, the Premier League club said on Tuesday. The 47-year-old German, the former Borussia Dortmund, and Paris St Germain coach have agreed on an 18-month contract with the possibility of an extension.
1 Feb 2021
Solomon Fowowe on The Nutmeg this week talks about Chelsea FC's new manager Thomas Tuchel and asks 'Should the countdown to Tuchel's Chelsea sack begin'?
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Chelsea played out a draw against Manchester United in a game where both teams' lack of cutting edge in attack was glaring. On #TheNutmeg, Solomon Fowowe muses what solution Chelsea and Manchester United must come up with to solve their attacking issues. Also, watch out for The Nutmeg's Player of the weekend.
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Chelsea coach Thomas Tuchel praised his side for overcoming the shock of last week's 5-2 defeat to West Bromwich Albion as they beat Porto 2-0 in Wednesday's Champions League quarter-final first leg.
16 Apr 2021
Tolu Olorunmoteni and Solomon Fowowe discuss Chelsea FC and Man City's quest for a quadruple at the Premier League.
18 Apr 2021
"It will be a good battle," says Manchester City coach Pep Guardiola on the eve of the FA Cup semi-final against Chelsea. "He knows how I admire him and how good he is as a manager," he adds on Chelsea coach Thomas Tuchel, as both are still in the race for the Champions League title.
19 Apr 2021
Jose Mourinho was sacked as manager of Tottenham Hotspur on Monday after a poor run of form, according to Sky Sports. A 2-2 draw on Friday against Everton left Tottenham, Champions League finalists in 2019, in seventh place in the Premier League and unlikely to reach the top four.
28 Apr 2021
Chelsea settle for a 1-1 draw awar to Real Madrid in their Champions League semi-final first leg.
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