Andre Villas Boas

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Chelsea put down a marker in Europe on Tuesday night by beating an in-form Benfica side 1-0 at the Estadio da Luz in the Champions League quarter-finals. A solitary Salomon Kalou strike means that the Blues are overwhelming favourites now to reach the last four of the continent’s top club competition; no mean feat given…
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Chelsea host in-form Italian outfit Napoli on Wednesday night at Stamford Bridge, and have work to do to avoid Champions League elimination. With a 3-1 deficit to overhaul, the Blues will need to be at their best at both ends of the pitch to get back into a tie against a talented Naples-based outfit. Being…
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Chelsea have 90 minutes to save their Champions League campaign, as they host Napoli at Stamford Bridge on Wednesday. The English side have football betting odds against them after losing the first leg 3-1 in Italy, but will look to build on two consecutive recent victories. Since the first leg Chelsea have sacked Andre Villas…
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After months of speculation and lacklustre performances on the pitch, Andre Villas Boas was sacked as Chelsea manager on Sunday. With a 1-0 defeat to West Brom resulting in the Stamford Bridge club slipping to fifth in the Premier League, things are looking bleak for the West London outfit. However, Villas Boas must not harbour…
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Chelsea will look to keep their ambitions of finishing in the top four alive on Saturday, as they travel to face West Brom at the Hawthorns in a potential banana-skin fixture. The home side have had an upturn in form of late that has seen them move away from the relegation battle into the security…
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Chelsea lose, the players whinge about the manager's methods, Chelsea sack the managers yet the players keep under performing. Maybe the players should select the manager? Andre Villas-Boas reiterated he felt he retained the "confidence" of Abramovich. He compared his situation to that of Carlo Ancelotti. "We are now in the exact same moment as…
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Chelsea have not had the best run of things over the last month, and the defeat in the Champions League in midweek threatens to derail the club's season and potentially cost Andre Villas Boas his job. With no wins in their last five games in all competitions, Chelsea host Bolton at Stamford Bridge on Saturday…
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Chelsea will look to bounce back from the disappointment of losing in the Champions League by focusing on domestic matters; online betting odds will be interesting when they host Bolton in the Premier League on Saturday at Stamford Bridge. Chelsea were given a lesson by Napoli in midweek, and lost their first leg European fixture…
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After the 3-1 defeat to Napoli on Tuesday night, Chelsea's season hangs in the balance. The Stamford Bridge outfit are currently in fifth place in the Premier League, and a trophyless season with no Champions League next term is a possibility that the club may have to face. With the amount of investment the London…
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Chelsea return to European action on Tuesday night with a difficult trip to take on Napoli in Italy. Walter Mazzarri's men have evolved over the last 18 months into a finely-tuned and dangerous outfit, and the English side will have to be disciplined and stringent at the back to ensure they do not suffer the…
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Chelsea travel to Italy to take on Napoli on Tuesday night in the first leg of their Champions League last 16 tie; the English outfit will need to be at their best to contain one of Europe's top attacking sides. Napoli qualified for this stage of the competition by progressing through 'the group of death'…
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In an ironic turn of events, QPR and Chelsea have been paired together in the FA Cup fourth round. The racism scandal that engulfed the sport the last time the teams met is sure to be focussed upon, but both teams will be eager to progress to the next round. QPR are under new management,…