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Sometimes I wonder who writes these scripts. You know, Josep ‘Pep’ Guardiola returns from his sabbatical and Mourinho is back at his ‘beloved’ Chelsea. What happens next? They face-off in Europe for a very important ‘winner takes-all’ game. Whoever is victorious will not only smile home with the trophy, but also the upper hand in their never ending rivalry.
Mourinho stoked the fire recently by throwing tantrums at Pep, questioning his coaching abilities. The revered Managerial great hasn’t replied the Portuguese coaching legend, but Uli Hoeness, President of Bayern Munich has defended his current manager in the light of comments made by Jose. All these and more will make Friday’s game hugely entertaining.
For all those who are ardent followers and keen admirers of the Super Cup, you must be used to the fact that it has always been played in the principality (Monaco). The St Louis II Stadium has hosted the game since 1998. However, that has changed this year. Friday’s showpiece match...
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Pep Guardiola and Jose Mourinho renew their rivalry on Friday when Bayern Munich and Chelsea meet in the UEFA Super Cup, giving both coaches an opportunity to win a first piece of continental silverware with their new clubs.
When Guardiola and Mourinho were coaching Spanish giants Barcelona and Real Madrid, respectively, they met in 11 ''el clasico'' matches and...
Jose Mourinho felt the best team lost after Chelsea were beaten by Bayern Munich in a penalty shoot-out and he also questioned Ramires' red card in the European Super Cup.
Romelu Lukaku's miss in the shoot-out handed Bayern the trophy in Prague after Chelsea had twice led through goals from Fernando Torres and Eden Hazard.
Javi Martinez's equaliser with the last kick...
Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has admitted he doesn’t have time to secure any last-minute signings before the transfer window shuts on Monday night.
Mourinho was welcomed five new players to Stamford Bridge since his appointment but has been unable to land his number one target Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney.
United have rejected two approaches from the Blues for the...
Before the start of this campaign there was positivity a-plenty when talk turned to Chelsea. Jose Mourinho’s return and Frank Lampard’s contract extension made for a delighted set of supporters, and the prospect of the two aforementioned club legends working … Continue reading →
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Willian posing in his Chelsea kit.
Chelsea will be announcing the signing of the new Brazilian playmaker Willian after Jose Mourinho and Chelsea managed to make a last-minute deal with his former club Anzhi Makhachkala to lure him to Stamford Bridge instead of White Hart Lane. This is a statement from the club’s website, “Chelsea Football Club can confirm an agreement has been...
Cameroon striker Samuel Eto'o has finally secured his reunion with Jose Mourinho after signing for Chelsea .
Chelsea have confirmed that the former Real Madrid and Barcelona forward has signed a one-year contract at the club.
Jose Mourinho hinted Chelsea had given up their pursuit of Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney after two rejected bids and now has turned to 'plan...
Samuel Eto’o is set to rekindle his relationship with Jose Mourinho as Chelsea are close to signing a £7million per year deal for the Cameroon striker.
Mourinho has managed Eto’o at Inter Milan where they won the UEFA Champions League in 2010. Eto’o is expected to have his medical on Thursday before signing a one-year contract with the Stamford Bridge club.
Jose Mourinho declared that Chelsea 's transfer business was finished for the summer after the UEFA Super Cup defeat on penalties against Bayern Munich .
Chelsea have been busy strengthening their squad this summer but Mourinho had identified Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney as his main target.
He had hoped to bring in the England man but a couple of bids have been turned...
Samuel Eto'o and Mourinho
Ace Cameroonian striker Samuel Eto’o has finally sealed a move to the English Premier league after signing for Chelsea on Thursday.
The 32-year-old has signed a one-year contract and on finalising the transfer he said: ‘I am very happy to be here but also anxious because I want to get playing as soon as possible.
‘It wasn’t a hard decision. I...
Samuel Eto'o on Thursday became the second player this week to join Chelsea from Russian club Anzhi Makhachkala.
The Cameroon striker signed a one-year deal to be reunited with Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho, who he played under at Inter Milan.
''I am very happy to be here but also anxious because I want to get playing as soon as possible,'' the four-time African...
What’s the Mata with Mourinho and Chelsea? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Last season Juan Mata was key to Chelsea’s success, he was arguably their best player and one of the best in the league. He is the one that controlled the play at Chelsea and makes them tick on attack. Jose Mourinho has returned for his second stint at the Blue’s and it looks like Juan Mata is...
Christian Atsu could join Chelsea
Christian Atsu’s move to English club Chelsea has stalled over the Ghana winger’s concerns of getting enough playing time under Jose Mourinho.
The Blues are locked in discussions with Porto for the 21-year-old who is out of contract at the end of the current campaign.
Atsu has refused to renew his running out contract with the Portuguese champions...
Michael Essien in training in Prague ahead of the Super Cup match
Ghana midfielder Michael Essien has been named in the Chelsea squad to face European champions Bayern Munich take in Friday’s UEFA Super Cup in Prague.
Essien has not played for Chelsea so far this season yet he was part of the squad that traveled with UEFA Europa League winners.
The Ghanaian is expected to play...
Chelsea youngster Nathaniel Chalobah
Sierra Leone- born English youngster Nathaniel Chalobah has signed new five-year deal with English side Chelsea.
The 18-year-old has yet to make his competitive debut for the Blues but impressed on loan with Watford last season as they lost out on promotion to the Premier League to play-off winners Crystal Palace.
Chalobah had just one year remaining...
Newcastle hopeful of resigning Demba Ba - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Recent reports are suggesting Newcastle are interested in resigning their former player Demba Ba.
The Chelsea striker left Newcastle during the January transfer window last season, but has so far failed to make much of an impact for the Europa League winners – scoring just six goals in 22 games.