Tag Archives: Chelsea

Transfers, transfers, transfers…

Blog-Post-Europe-Leagues-2.23.14

With the season starting to reach its most exciting point, the talk seems to be unusually focused on summer transfers. Chelsea and Juventus seem to be in pole position for the English Premier League and Italy’s Serie A, though Barcelona still have Real Madrid hot on their heels, with Atletico just a little further back. […]

Transfer Window closes…season begins

Blog-Post-Europe-Leagues-2.23.14

The start of September sees two important things happen.  First, the transfer window in Europe closes, bringing the end of silly season once more.  This window has seen some very big moves, and even bigger dollars moving around Europe, with the Premier League seeing its biggest spending window of all time.  Call it inflation.  Call […]

Champions League Elite 8

Blog Post - Champions League (2.18.14)

With the NCAA tournament getting underway, we take a look at the Elite 8 teams left in the Champions League.  This is point where the randomness really kicks in as the Quarter Finals are where the Association protection is removed.  i.e., there could be a Classico, Manchester United could play Chelsea, or the top 2 […]

Premier League – Saturday Roundup

Blog Post - Premier League (2.1.14)

With the top 4 idle today in the English Premier League, it was a great chance for Everton, Tottenham Hotspur, and Manchester United to gain some ground.  The results?  Well, about as you’d expect from this season. The Good: Everton.  After falling behind 1-0 to a first half goal at home to Aston Villa, goals […]

Chelsea or Man Utd?

Blog Post - Utd & Chelsea (1.27.14)

Who would you pick?  Seems like that’s becoming the big questions of this season. 1. Wayne Rooney.  For a long time is looked very likely that he’d be heading town to London and pulling on a blue shirt.  Now?  He’s potentially going to take the captain’s armband (from a departing Vidic and aging Evra) 2. […]

What’s With United?

Blog Post - Man Utd (1.19.14)

Is it Moyes or is it the players?   Maybe it’s a combination?  Well, DraftSoccer took a look at the players position-by-position for today’s game at Stamford Bridge.

Mid-season Analysis – English Premier League

Blog Post  - EPL Midpoint (1.14.14)

With half the season completed in all 3 major leagues, Draftsoccer takes a look at where the reigning champions are and what their chances to repeat are… English Premier League – Manchester United are staring up at 6 teams for the first time in years at this point in the season.  With a very rocky first […]