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Petr Cech column: We are worthy Club of the Year winners and it’s a credit to everyone

After Chelsea were named Club of the Year at the Ballon d’Or awards earlier this week, Petr Cech uses his latest weekly column to discuss that achievement and the inclusion of nine Blues among Europe’s best male and female players, as well as look ahead to a cup final this weekend…

02 Dec 2021
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November from the Stands: Giles Smith on book-ends to big wins

Our Chelsea supporter columnist and season ticket holder Giles Smith continues to review each month of the season from a fan’s point of view, with the one just finished bringing an ‘extraordinary demonstration of energised coherence’ but also a chance that causes sleepless nights…

01 Dec 2021
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Pat Nevin: What I was hoping when Chelsea were awarded penalty against Man United

Blues legend Pat Nevin is not overly disappointed by Chelsea dropping points at the weekend due to plenty of bravery on show, which he celebrates in this week’s column…

30 Nov 2021
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Petr Cech column: The new broom sweeps better

In his column this week Petr Cech analyses the Juventus victory and our record-breaking number of clean sheets under Thomas Tuchel, and he also explains what to expect from a team with fresh management, like the one we face on Sunday...

25 Nov 2021
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Pat Nevin: Searching for a statement win

As Chelsea continue to build momentum on the field, Blues legend Pat Nevin assesses another impressive display on the road and looks ahead to a clash of European titans at the Bridge tonight...

23 Nov 2021
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Petr Cech column: Gallagher’s England debut shows logic in loans pathway

Following Conor Gallagher’s debut for England this week, Petr Cech's latest weekly column focuses on the success of our loan development pathway and why it is so important for our young players…

18 Nov 2021
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Pat Nevin: They’re winning, they must change their tactics!

The men’s team might be in the middle of an international break, but Blues legend Pat Nevin has still been dashing from game to game, and while doing so he witnessed a tactical masterclass which he analyses and celebrates here…

16 Nov 2021
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Petr Cech column: The best atmospheres I played in

In the week that a major legislative change was made enabling supporters to stand safely at football matches in England, Petr Cech reflects on the impact the crowd had during his playing days and recalls some of the most memorable atmospheres he was a part of…

11 Nov 2021
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Pat Nevin: Do even Chelsea centre-backs now feel under pressure to score?

Chelsea legend Pat Nevin decides whether we should worry about dropped points at the weekend, while noticing who was trying hard to find the net against Burnley…

09 Nov 2021
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Petr Cech column: My pick of our European goals

In the week Chelsea reached a club milestone of 500 goals scored on our European adventures, our goalkeeping legend and current technical and performance advisor Petr Cech remembers some of those he considers most significant from his playing days…

04 Nov 2021
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October from the Stands: Summer stretches on

In a fresh feature, a review of the past month of Chelsea life from Stamford Bridge season ticket holder and columnist Giles Smith, he gives a fan’s view on watching the team putting setbacks at the end of September behind them to serve up an October to remember…

04 Nov 2021
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Pat Nevin: Why tonight’s game is vital and where Chelsea can still improve

In his column this week, Chelsea legend Pat Nevin looks at the lay of the land in the Premier League and Champions League, previews tonight’s game and tries to make sense of our glut of attacking options…

02 Nov 2021