Romeo Lavia return to action could take more than a month – but squad is almost at its fittest

We don’t want to jinx it, but we’re getting sneakily close to our fittest squad of the season. We may already be there. Long term absentees like Christopher Nkunku, Trevoh Chalobah and Ben Chilwell are back, and backups are recovering too. Romeo Lavia looks like he’ll be the next player able to feature. He made … Read more

Reliable journalist on whether Chelsea will sell Mykhailo Mudryk this summer

A reliable journalist has been asked whether Chelsea will be looking to sell winger Mykhailo Mudryk this summer after he has failed to ever really settle at the club. Mudryk arrived well over a year ago now but has never really lived up to expectations all bar a few moments of promise. He’s never managed … Read more

“It was a tough decision” – Pochettino admits he’s had to hurt player’s “development” for the good of his squad

Chelsea didn’t buy any players in January (slightly against expectations) but they did make a few moves, including recalling Cesare Casadei from his loan at Leicester. It was a slightly odd move given he had broken into the team there and was really hitting some form. Now he’s back sitting on the bench, just at … Read more

Malo Gusto smashes stat that sees him better than any other player in the Premier League

Chelsea fans have been raving about right back Malo Gusto in the last couple of weeks after two fine performances in their last couple of matches. Gusto was one of the young players that Chelsea signed who has been an instant success and made an instant impact, without having to wait for any raw developing … Read more

Enzo Fernandez sends message to amazing Chelsea travelling support at full time with specific gesture

It’s been a turbulent few days for Enzo Fernandez. He’s been caught up in the rumours about him wanting to leave Chelsea, and he sent a big message tonight. After scoring a brilliant free kick, his celebration was used to make it clear he wants to stay, as he removed his shirt and pointed to … Read more

Chelsea’s 20 year old starlet already feels “trapped” and has Serie A giants interested

AC Milan have made a great success of signing Chelsea castoffs in recent years, and now they’ve apparently turned their attentions to a Blue who wants more minutes. Sport Witness are today reporting that Carney Chukwuemeka is becoming a priority for Milan, who think they can snap up another bargain. The midfielder apparently feels “trapped” at … Read more

“We’re a meritocracy” – Pochettino makes big claims about his team selection policy

Speaking to the Chelsea official website today, Mauricio Pochettino was asked about his team selection policy, which can be a little controversial at times. Of course fans are basically never happy with their coach’s selections, especially when results are bad, but there are some Pochettino decisions which continue to mystify fans. “If you keep your form and … Read more

“Outrageous pace” could help Chelsea’s loaned striker do well says former Liverpool man

Armando Broja complete a late loan move to Fulham on Deadline Day this week, and one person who is excited about that move is Stan Collymore. The former Liverpool man covered the move in his weekly exclusive column for Caughtoffside, and he’s really positive about Broja’s prospects in the second half for a Fulham side who … Read more

Real Madrid have made decision over £80m Chelsea loanee

It’s not the first time this has been reported, although the more we hear it the more convinced we are. Relevo in Spain are reporting as an exclusive that Real Madrid have already decided to not make any attempt to sign Kepa Arrizabalaga permanently this summer after being disappointed with his performances on loan from Chelsea … Read more

Chelsea complete Brazilian midfielder loan deal

Andrey Santos has completed his loan move to Strasbourg. Despite being on international duty with Brazil, the midfielder has seen a switch to Chelsea’s affiliate club go through. As we expected, loans between sister clubs are the easiest deals to get done, even remotely. Santos was recalled from a disaster loan at Nottingham Forest at … Read more