Reece James insists Chelsea will get stronger

Chelsea defender Reece James insists the Blues will get stronger after their commanding Champions League final win against Manchester City. James was outstanding in the final for Chelsea as he thwarted City’s attack from the flanks. Fans and pundits praised James and Chilwell for nullifying City’s attack from the wide areas as the Blues restrictedContinue reading “Reece James insists Chelsea will get stronger”

Rudiger apologises to De Bruyne

Antonio Rudiger has apologised to Manchester City midfielder Kevin De Bruyne after the defender’s cynical block resulted in the Belgian being withdrawn in the second half. The Blues went on win the Champions League for the second time in their history after defeating City 1-0. A visibly distraught De Bruyne was reduced to tears asContinue reading “Rudiger apologises to De Bruyne”

Chelsea prepared for penalties if needed, says Tuchel

Chelsea Head Coach Thomas Tuchel revealed his side are prepared if the Champions League final heads to penalties. With the Europa League final going to 21 penalties, Tuchel admitted he has never seen anything like that before. Speaking to reporters, Tuchel said “We always practise penalties when we face a match where it’s possible itContinue reading “Chelsea prepared for penalties if needed, says Tuchel”

Rudiger reveals Champions League inspiration

Antonio Rudiger has admitted of trying to emulate Chelsea’s 2012 heroics by winning the Champions League on Saturday when they take on Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City. Having been frozen out of the team during Lampard’s reign, the German international has been a mainstay under Thomas Tuchel. Speaking to reporters, Rudiger said “You watch players liftingContinue reading “Rudiger reveals Champions League inspiration”

Werner looking forward to Champions League final

Chelsea forward Timo Werner admitted he is looking forward to the Champions League final against Manchester City on Saturday. Having arrived in the summer from RB Leipzig, the German international has been remembered more for the misses than for his 12 goals and 15 assists across all competitions. Werner could still prove the doubters wrongContinue reading “Werner looking forward to Champions League final”

Kovacic targeting Champions League glory with Chelsea

Having won three Champions League medals during his time at Real Madrid, Mateo Kovacic is targeting his first with Chelsea when they take on Premier League champions Manchester City on Saturday. The Croatian admitted Chelsea are keen to turn a good season into great by winning the Champions League final against Pep Guardiola’s team. TheContinue reading “Kovacic targeting Champions League glory with Chelsea”

Werner praises Kante after Real Madrid win

Chelsea striker Timo Werner has praised N’Golo Kante for the man-of-the-match performance in their 2-0 against Real Madrid in Champions League semifinal return leg. The France international was instrumental in not only interceptions, but also was involved in the build up for both Chelsea goals. Speaking to reporters after the win, Timo Werner praised hisContinue reading “Werner praises Kante after Real Madrid win”

Chelsea defeat Real Madrid to set up all-English Champions League final

Thomas Tuchel became the first manager to reach back-to-back Champions League finals with two different clubs as Chelsea defeated Real Madrid 2-0 to set up an all-English final against Manchester City. Despite wasting numerous goalscoring opportunities, the Blues looked comfortable throughout the game, as goals from Timo Werner and Mason Mount helped Chelsea overcome theContinue reading “Chelsea defeat Real Madrid to set up all-English Champions League final”

Mahrez helps Man City reach Champions League final

Two goals from Riyad Mahrez helped Manchester City defeat Paris Saint-Germain 2-0 in their semifinal return leg to qualify for the Champions League final. Pep Guardiola’s men were in complete control of the game to thwart PSG attacks, as the visitors couldn’t register a single shot on target. Manchester City will now play the winnerContinue reading “Mahrez helps Man City reach Champions League final”

Guardiola urges his players to control their emotions ahead of PSG game

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola claimed the return leg at Etihad stadium against Paris Saint-Germain will be harder than the first leg. City earned a 2-1 comeback win against PSG last week to take a step closer to qualify for their first ever Champions League final. Speaking to reporters ahead of their game, Pep GuardiolaContinue reading “Guardiola urges his players to control their emotions ahead of PSG game”