Chelsea 1-0 Manchester United – Tactical Analysis

Chelsea Vs Manchester United

N’Golo Kante scored the only goal of the match to guide Chelsea into the FA Cup semi-finals for the first time in three years with a deserved win against Manchester United at Stamford Bridge.

Manchester United were reduced to 10-men when Michael Oliver brandished two yellow cards to dismiss Ander Herrera. Continue reading “Chelsea 1-0 Manchester United – Tactical Analysis”

Burnley 1-1 Chelsea – Tactical Analysis

Burnley 1-1 Chelsea - Tactical Analysis

Chelsea drop points at Turf Moor against a defensively solid Burnley but still extend their lead at the top to ten points.

The blues took an early lead through Spanish midfielder Pedro, as they looked set to record back-to-back league wins. Brady’s free-kick flew past Chelsea goalkeeper Thilbaut Courtois, with an unstoppable curling thunderbolt from improbable range on 24 minutes. Continue reading “Burnley 1-1 Chelsea – Tactical Analysis”

Frank Lampard – The End of an Era

Frank Lampard - The End of an Era

Chelsea’s all-time top goal scorer Frank Lampard has announced his retirement from professional football at the age of 38.

Frank Lampard enjoyed a dazzling 21-year playing career and became one of the most reputable players in Premier League history. He won three Premier League titles during his 13-year spell at Chelsea and also won 4 FA Cups, 2 League Cups and the Champions League and Europa League. Continue reading “Frank Lampard – The End of an Era”