Ciaran Kelly had high hopes for Chelsea in his season preview, but 2011/2012 has been far from the unqualified success that André Villas-Boas enjoyed at Porto in 2010/2011.
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Back Page Football’s UEFA Champions League correspondent Ger McCarthy looks back at the another week of last-sixteen first leg fixtures and makes some bold predictions about how each of the return games will go as we reach the business end of the competition.
Back Page Football’s resident Champions League correspondent is back to preview Tuesday night’s UEFA Champions League round of sixteen ties between CSKA Moscow vs. Real Madrid and Napoli vs. Chelsea ahead of a busy week in Europe’s premier football competition.
Michael Creane looks at comments from Chelsea boss Andre Villas-Boas about the possibility of top English sides sustaining a B team.
Ben Pinkney discusses Josh McEachran’s loan move to Swansea, and why the Chelsea midfielder has made a smart move at the right time.
Ciaran Kelly takes a look at Chelsea young gun Daniel Sturridge whose progress could be crucial to the Enlish national team.
Ciaran Kelly looks at Inter Milan and how they have yet to manage to find a suitable replacement for Jose Mourinho.
Ciaran Kelly breaks down the England national side and looks ahead to what could be a bright future for ‘them across the water’.
Roy Messineo gives his thoughts on Chelsea boss Andre Villas-Boas and his rise to prominence.
Mark Redford offers his thoughts on the opening weeks of Andre Villa-Boas’ reign at Chelsea.