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GILES SMITH’S THURSDAY THOUGHTS

With the new league season just one game old, columnist Giles Smith gives his fan’s view on what can be gleaned so far…

16 Aug 2018
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Pat Nevin: Options and solutions

Columnist Pat Nevin was impressed by what he saw as we opened the new season with a win and, with a big London derby on the horizon, our former winger highlights the benefits of players being afforded the license to express themselves…

13 Aug 2018
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Pat Nevin: Plenty to ponder

Columnist Pat Nevin contemplates some of the decisions facing Maurizio Sarri as the new season edges ever closer, and our former winger sees plenty of reasons for the Stamford Bridge faithful to be feeling optimistic...

07 Aug 2018
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Pat Nevin: Looking forward to it

With World Cup players returning, some as winners, and new instructions being followed, columnist and Chelsea legend Pat Nevin writes about preparing for the fresh season ahead…

31 Jul 2018
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Pat Nevin: Desperate for more

Ahead of the start of the semi-finals today, our man in Russia, Chelsea legend Pat Nevin, looks at what World Cup legends might be created in the coming games…

10 Jul 2018
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Pat Nevin: Who will beat who

Our man at the World Cup in Russia writes his latest column ahead of the start of the last-eight stage…

05 Jul 2018
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Pat Nevin: Turning the throttle

Our man in Russia waves goodbye to half the World Cup contestants after the group stage ends, and looks forward to a tournament now played with the ‘real ball’…

30 Jun 2018
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Pat Nevin: Big names, new stories

Our man in Russia is still flying from city to city and seeing much to write about from game to game…

24 Jun 2018
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Pat Nevin: Wide-open World Cup

With the first round of World Cup matches coming to an end today, our man in Russia, Pat Nevin, writes about his tournament so far…

19 Jun 2018
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Pat Nevin: My mouth-watering month ahead

Our regular columnist and former Chelsea star Pat Nevin is off to Russia, from where he will be reporting back on a month of action on football’s biggest stage. Today he writes about what he is looking forward to most at the World Cup…

12 Jun 2018
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Giles Smith's Thursday Thoughts

Columnist Giles Smith was in attendance at Wembley on Saturday as the Blues brought the curtain down on the season in the best possible manner, and he wouldn’t have had it any other way…

24 May 2018
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Pat Nevin: Wembley way of winning

Pat Nevin was at the big match on Saturday and he watched a defender view vindicated, a game-plan replicated and a tribute opportunity missed.

22 May 2018
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Giles Smith’s Thursday Thoughts

With the FA Cup final drawing very close, Chelsea fans are in the pleasing position of having plenty to be nostalgic about. Giles Smith is one of them as he writes this week’s column…

17 May 2018
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Pat Nevin: Fabulous opportunity

Though there was disappointment on Sunday, the chance is there for a proud day this weekend writes Chelsea legend Pat Nevin in this week’s column…

15 May 2018
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Giles Smith's Thursday Thoughts

Having watched the almightiest of goalmouth scrambles down below him from his seat in the Matthew Harding upper tier, supporter Giles Smith assesses the league season climax in this week’s column…

10 May 2018
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Pat Nevin: Enjoying the show

After a weekend when he felt relaxed watching Chelsea collect three important points, Blues legend Pat Nevin writes about the method used and some big performances…

08 May 2018
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Giles Smith’s Thursday Thoughts

In his fan’s view of Chelsea’s week, Giles Smith is calculating scenarios, counting cup finals and recalling purchasing tickets in days gone by…

03 May 2018
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Pat Nevin: Keep that pressure on

Ahead of what he describes as an intriguing fixture this coming weekend, Pat Nevin writes about returning to form and what might still be in reach…

01 May 2018
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Giles Smith’s Thursday Thoughts

Now you see it, now you don’t. Columnist Giles Smith is still in awe of Chelsea’s opening goal on Sunday, as he writes in his fan’s-eye view of the Wembley day…

26 Apr 2018
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Pat Nevin: Return ticket to Wembley

With Chelsea’s place in the domestic season’s showpiece safely secured, Blues legend Pat Nevin writes about players on the rise and an auld acquaintance…

24 Apr 2018