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Just to tell ya guys. I ' ve made the transfers to go through in January transfer Window. Like Torres and Luiz to me, and Caroll and Suarez to Pool. The most drastic transfers I have made. So don't be suprised in the future.
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Carlo Ancelotti sacked as Chelsea manager!
Carlo Ancelotti has been fired from his position as manager of Chelsea. Chelsea boss Roman Abramovich has told the press that he wasn't delighted with Carlo's results. Carlo had 1 year at his disposal at which he won a historical double(FA and EPL) with The Blues. Though a horrifying pre-season and a feud with Ron Gurley has booked Carlo's "goodbye" permit. At the same time Gurley admitted that he will give a special press - conference at which the new manager of Chelsea will be shown.

Manager chances:
Roberto Di Mateo - 20 to 1
Jose Mourinho - 10 to 1
Mark Hughes - 7 to 1
Marco Van Basten - 5 to 1
Guus Hiddink - 3 to 1

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Special Press - Conference at Stamford Bridge.. with Ron Gurley and the soon to be known new manager of Chelsea

Press: Mr. Gurley you sit here and everyone wants to ask the big question..who will be Chelsea's manager for this season?

Gurley: Wow.(laughs) Nobody asks why Ancelotti left.

Press: Well , as far as we are consered we have a know fact about that, so we need to know the more interesting here.

Gurley: Well then, without further ado the new manager of Chelsea is ...Roberto Di Matteo!
* Di Matteo takes a seat next to Ron Gurley. He will now answer the press's questions.*
Press: Certainly an interesting choice. Soo Mr. Di Matteo what will your objectives be for this season?

Di Matteo: My objectives are first to get a good look at the players and get to know them better. My title objective are the 3 roads to Wembley (Carling, FA, UCL) and ofcourse try and win the Barclays Premier League. We are a totally good team and I believe a treble is a great way to continue Chelsea's double from last season.

Press: Will you be bringing new faces in as staff, players?

Di Matteo: I like to play with young players yes. But that doesn't mean that I will sell players like Lampard or Drogba. I may need some new players in, but for now I won't tell you who they are. As fart as the backroom staff go, I won't be making any changes as to Ray WIlkins is a perfect assistant - manager!

*With that the Press - conference is finished and everything is set for a new season at Chelsea*​

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Di Matteo and new equipment arrive at Cobham
New Chelsea manager Roberto Di Matteo has arrived at Cobham training ground today. The Italian speacialis took the team out at 11 am this morning for a first training session. He took a couple of minutes to get to know the players and everything and then started training. We all congratulate him and hope that he can fulfill Chelsea's objectives. At the same time the new 2010/2011 kit has also been introduced to the players and world. They is just a bit change of style as to SAMSUNG and Adidas are the sponsors yet again.

 
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Thank you guys. Anyway's my first and only big name signing.(for now)
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Eden Hazard puts his signature on 4 year contract at Chelsea
Eden Hazard has signed a 4 - year deal at Chelsea and is the new Right Wing of the team. Di Matteo didn't wait to make a big signing and the young Belgian is the first, but will it be of many or not? Certainly the signing of Hazard means one of Anelka or Kalou will have to leave, but who will it be only Di Matteo knows. The new number 26 of The Blues is very eager to join his new teammates as he himself said:"I am very happy to be a part of this big club. I have dreamt of playing in England since I started playing and so I will do everything to help Chelsea in their quest to glory!". Di Matteo comented on the transfer: " I am very happy to add Hazard to the team. He is definitely a big signing. I don't mind making big transfers, but I won't fill the squad with every star I see. So do believe I would thnk for the next deals. Hazard was a need, as his big talent and skills on the Right Wing are exactly what we need." For now we now that Eden will join up with Chelsea at the Cobham training ground tommorow.




Stefan De Vrij also part of Chelsea's youth program!
Stefan De Vrij signed a 3 - year deal with The Blues this morning and will take part in this afternoon's training. The youngster was brought to Chelsea after a deep scout look from Chelsea's Netherland scout Piet De Viseer. De Viseer said that the youngster had a lot of potential and this 4 million deal will be a certain bargain in the next couple of years. Di Matteo also commented on the signing: "This will probably be our last signing. With the likes of Torres and Luiz coming up in January, we won't need any other transfers. De Vrij has potential and if Mr. De Viseer says so, then I will believe him. We will definitely test Vrij in the upcoming friendlies and he will have a chance to prove his potential there. Ofcourse we are not expecting flawless play from him. But we will have a chance to meet the players and get to know them with the upcoming days." Stefan De Vrij is a Right Back, who can allso play Center Back, and this signing surely makes sense, due to Bosingwa's injury and Billy Clifford young age. The exact sum of his transfers is 4, 100, 000 milion pounds. Meanwhile, today at Cobham training ground was spotted Eden Hazard, who took a good old British introduction from the players and staff. After that the young Belgian made some individual runs and finished his training with the Full practice Two - sides match, where he played next to Lampard and Drogba.
 
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Good start pal, interesting to read very to the point just make sure you keep going with this story.
 
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Thanks mates. I will edit the page with Hazard signing with my other transfers so please keep a look out :)

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Everything is edited for the transfers!

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Gillingham 0 - 3 Chelsea
Malouda, Drogba, Mikel
Easy win. I didn't expect much from Gillingham though. Hazard and De Vrij played nice matches. For surely they can become even better! For surely there is something about these two teens that attracts me. One thing is for certain tho. I have yet to see the best of them in the next couple of matches. Nice thing to see is also that Sturridge replaced Drogba and there wasn't any mistake in the front of the attack(4-1-2-2-1 tactic). Well I can't say much more about this friendly, solid win and I look forward to the next little "practice" session.

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Dundee Utd 1 - 5 Chelsea
Goodwillie;Drogba x2, Lampard, Ramires, Sturridge
Nice match there. I started with off with a 4 - 4 - 2 Diamond style. I guess I may need a back - up striker till Torres comes, and even then I will need one. Eden Hazard was at the front of the diamond and he did way better than on the wing with a 8.5 grade. Another good sparring for me and the players. What I am happy about is that John Terry(got a red injury) isn't hurt at all, so for now I won't have to worry about him. Another thing that is a plus is Ramires and McEachran who replace Essien and Lamps good. Mikel still doesn't have a replacement, but I guess that won't be a prob if I put Essien there(incase of Mikel Injury/Suspending etc.) and use McEachran/Ramires/Malouda. Now I will look to a new striker. Wellinton/Lukaku and Neymar are my definite choices.

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15 million pounds Neymar seals 5 year contract!
Neymar completed today his transfer from Santos to Chelsea at a price of 15 million British pounds. The young Brazilian wonderkid would have a lot of stuff to do, because he is not Hazard to have a nice place in the first team. For now manager Di Matteo broke his promise that this will be the last signing of the Blues. But that is not that interesting as we can see, because Chelsea changed to a tactic of 4 - 4 - 2 Diamond, and they certainly needed a classy striker, before Torres arrives in the January window. Neymar on the other hand was very happy to join the team from London and that he would be the next challenge for Drogba. Di Matteo confirmed this time that this is the last signing of Chelsea for the summer and that the selection was complete. Neymar will receive number 10 as his favourite number, while the "now former" number 10 Yossi Benayoun will play with number 13.
 
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Great start mate, ill be keeping an eye on yours because as you know im also doing a chelsea story, good luck pal, AND Neymar for £15mil bargain!!!!
 
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Well yeah, I just did as my scout said, I mean I got a report of him, and the scout said a bid of at least 12 mil. should be made to convince Santos, soo I saw there was 15 mil and waited to see how much they wanted, -> Continue and vualla Offer Contract to Neymar. I am very happy with him. Thanks tho :)
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Cavese 0 - 0 Chelsea
Boring match. I didn't expect not score, buut these guys played for the draw, and they got the draw. I couldn't say much more. Classical Katenacho with 10 men in defence and not even Drogba could score. Well yeah the post denied us twice but what can I say. **** happens sometimes :D Anyways I don't have much more to say for this match.

Chelsea 3 - 0 St. Johnstone
Neymar x2, Ramires
Hah what an unofficial debut from Neymar. Two wonderful goals and an assist. What is more interesting is that he scored them exactly like Torres at the 2 - 0 win vs Chelsea this year on Anfield. Eden Hazard wasn't that convincing though, but I still trust him to be a big figure in my team, so ofcourse I will give him time. Weell that was my pre-season, so I know look forward to the Community Shield match against Manchester United. Wish me luck!

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Chelsea 4 - 2 Manchester Utd.
Drogba x3, Neymar; Berbatov, Nani
Now was that a match or was that a MATCH! Neymar, Drogba, Hazard and Lampard made United's defence look foolish. All 6 goals went by in the first half, as Drogba gave me the lead in the 5th minute. Then him and Neymar made 3 - 0 for the next 12 minutes. Berbatov got United back in the game with a nice cross. After that Drogba punished Van Der Sar for the third time, and Nani scored from a free kick for the final 4 - 2. The second half wasn't that interesting tho. Wonderful match and congratulations on my first trophy -
CHELSEA 2010/2011 Community Shield Winners!
 
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well done good start to the season i have a chelsea save which ive been doing for 3 seasons im doing excellent if i could reccomend a few young talents maybe paulo henrique and tom cairney their excellent
 
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Thanks mate. I may look forward to them, mostly Henrique. But for now, Hazard does me the best job. And with Yossi, Lampard and Malouda I may not need Ganso.
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The Drog keeps destroying! This time its the Cottagers!
Didier Drogba added 2 more goals to his active for this year, as this time he ran Fulham dry. Even though he missed a couple of attacks made by the Lamps - Hazard - Essien trio he still didn't lack much to put two behind Stockdale. Meanwhile Neymar also missed a couple of chances made again by the other debutant in the Chelsea squad Hazard. Apart from Neymar and Hazard, Stefan De Vrij also was in the starting eleven as Branislav Ivanovic was declared injured, but will be fit for the next match against WBA.
Chelsea 2 - 0 Fulham
Drogba x2
 
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Chelsea 2 - 0 Wigan
Essien, Drogba
Solid win for me. Good performance from the players. They didn't give much breathing space for Wigan to create attacks which is likeable. Weell I don't have much more to comment as it wasn't a **** of a performance, so good second win, but nothing much more to say.

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Two draws for Chelsea: Champions League and Carling Cup
Two draws with Chelsea's name have been taken in these few days. The two draws are for the Champions League where the Blues will meet Olympic Marseille, Basel and CFR Cluj. In this group, Chelsea are ofcorse favorites for first place. For the Carling Cup the team from West London will take on QPR at Stamford Bridge, the date of the match is yet to be announced.

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Eden Hazard's 84th minute stunner continues Chelsea hegemony.
Eden Hazard can't or shouldn't wish for a better start at Chelsea! After some nice performances Eden Hazard scored his first goal in 4 matches for Chelsea. That wouldn't surprise much people, except that it was in the 84th minute and it won the game for Chelsea, which definitely adds more spice. Even though Chelsea were better on the pitch they couldn't come to a goal, but after a nice pass selection from Drogba and Cole, ended up with the first one crossing the ball and Eden Hazard stopped it on his chest and put it behind Tim Howard for the final 0 - 1. Finally Chelsea break the bread and bad luck at Goodissan Park and win a game at the uncomfortable stadium.
Everton 0 - 1 Chelsea
Hazard
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Transfer Window Closed!
Chelsea have surprised, but in what way?
Chelsea have surprised definitely this window. As for the first time for many years The Blues manager spent 40 Million pounds, but for the young wonderkids and not on proved-themselves-stars. With the signing of Eden Hazard and Neymar Di Matteo proves that he can make good use of money and skill in both ways. Meanwhile in other teams gardens..City have signed some players, but the most memorable this time was Jeffren. At Arsenal arrived Vaclav Kadlec and Ola Toivonen, who would be the New Van Persies at the squad. Last, but not least, United signed Jan Vertoghnen to power up the defense and some youths to boost to youth system at Old Trafford.

Soo, Chelsea win the "privilege" to be analyzed

New Signings:
Eden Hazard - 20 million pounds - He definitely costs a lot, but doesn't waste to make a big name for himself. A good solid pre - season and some nice performances for the youngster won him the privilege to be in the starting line - up at Malouda's place. Hazard scored a winner against Everton and also gives a lot of good passes that some, more experienced players can only envy and is the Summer Hit of the Premier League.

Neymar - 15 Million pounds - Neymar was bagged as a bargain by some specialists. He scored on his debut, but still doesn't show much of his former "Santos self". Even though the young Brazilian doesn't lack confidence and scored against Manchester United at the Community Shield final. Yes he doesn't score some chances that Hazard gives him, but he still has a bunch of solid performances, so he was still a good cut for Di Matteo.

Stefan De Vrij - A part from being the other 18 in the squad, the Under 19 Holland international is a definite solid back - up for Branislav Ivanovic. The funny thing is that the Serbian is his tutor and De Vrij would definitely grow up to surpass his "mentor".

Left Players:
Anelka - Free Transfer
Ferreira - To Sevilla 1.5 million Pounds
Mellis, Kakuta, Bruma, Tore - On Loan

Chelsea Tactics
With the signing of Hazard, Neymar and De Vrij there were some definite changes to the tactic at Chelsea. Here they are:


Not much has changed, but it still is interesting at the current CFC line - up. A part from the departure of Carvalho and Alex has the complete trust of the board to be the Right Central Back of The Blues, Ivanovic, Terry and Cole names don't surprise anybody. Obi Mikel is playing at his favorite position - Defensive Midfielder, and Essien and Lampard will be the Central Midfielders of the club. The new thing is the Creative Attacking Midfielder of the team who put Malouda on the bench - Eden Hazard. Hazard is a definite choice for Di Matteo for now and doesn't surprise nobody with his good performances. The Attacking Duo is formed by Neymar and Drogba. The two players do great things together, but still have time to do better. Neymar has half a season to show he can put even Drogba on the bench with Torres's transfer to Chelsea nearing, same thing goes for Alex and David Luiz. With the signing of Nando, Di Matteo himself said he will not need much players and that he will have the best squad in England.

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Wonderful Hazard and exceptional play set up Chelsea at St.Andrew's
Chelsea and most importantly Eden Hazard put on quite a show today at Saint Andrew's park in Birmingham. After just 3 minutes Lampard gave a quick pass to Hazard, who eliminated a defender in blue and put the ball on Neymar's foot and the young Brazilian scored his first Premier League goal. 10 minutes later, again Hazard, had a "walk in the park" with the defence and after he passed Carr he was fouled and the referee awarded a penalty. Lampard didn't have any problems scoring it. Birmingham surprised Chelsea in the 23rd minute with a Lee Bowyer header, which Cech couldn't catch. Even with that goal, the score didn't change and Chelsea won 1 - 2. The good thing for the Blues is the return of Jose Bosingwa, who played the second 45 minutes of the game.
Birmingham 1 - 2 Chelsea
Carr; Neymar, Lampard


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"Take a breather" Chelsea ease past Marseille
Chelsea debut in the Champions League was quite an easy one as the Blues won 2 - 0 against Marseille at Stamford Bridge. The game wasn't much of a shocker as Chelsea's players "took a breather" with their first Sunday - Wednesday - Sunday fixture. After the game, Di Matteo commented that for now Chelsea have had an easy problem and is looking for the next 3 points against West Ham this Sunday. After that they outta look forward to some clashes as after West Ham and the Carling Cup QPR match, there is a Wolves away, United will visit the Bridge again, and Sunderland and Liverpool after them.
Chelsea 2 - 0 OM
Bosingwa, Sturridge
 
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good start to the story mate but one thing is bugging me?

Why Did Anelka leave on a free transfer??
 
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I didn't want him , as I have never like an Anelka at Chelsea. I put him on the transfer list, offered him for 1,5 million and Valencia still didn't offer, so I asked if he wanted mutual termination. He didn't want any fee, so I accepted and he left.
 
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