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Graham MacAree

  • joined Feb 12, 2008
  • last login Aug 22, 2014
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A man of many hats. Including the SB Nation lead soccer person hat. They're metaphorical hats, sometimes.

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User Blog

Real confirm that Khedira is for sale

52

With Sami Khedira definitely out at the Santiago Bernabeu, should Chelsea be looking into picking him up?

Mourinho: I never speak to players about decisions

35

When Petr Cech says Jose Mourinho hasn't spoken to him about why he was dropped, at least he can take solace in the fact that he's not alone.

Mourinho: Chelsea "very calm" over transfers

90

Jose Mourinho's press conferences are notoriously truthful, after all!

Monaco, PSG angling after Petr Cech

105

Could this be the end for Cech's Chelsea career?

Liverpool take a gamble on Balotelli

5

Mario Balotelli to Liverpool is a move that makes perfect sense from some angles but ridiculous from others. In other words, it's kind of perfect.

Hazard makes FIFA 15 cover

118

Eden Hazard is now a video game superstar. Or something.

Four Blues named to Brazil squad

61

Oscar, Willian and Ramires survive Dunga's purge of Brazil's World Cup squad, while Filipe Luis gets his first callup in more than a year.

On the William Carvalho rumours

67

A) they're interesting and B) they're probably nothing.

Breaking down Schurrle's goal vs. Burnley

82

25 passes. Nearly a full minute of possession. A perfect assist and a perfect finish. Andre Schurrle's winner against Burnley was a spectacular look into Chelsea's attacking threat this season --...

Schurrle dismisses transfer talk

85

"I am very happy at Chelsea. This is where I want to play, where I want to play for the fans. There is nothing more to say," Andre Schurrle told Get West London.

Chelsea cruise at Turf Moor

206

An early Burnley goal proved no problem at all, the Blues finding an extra gear or two to breeze past their hosts 3-1 in the opening game of the season.

Official: Marin heads out on loan

31

Marko Marin will spend the 2014/15 season with Fiorentina.

Reds edge Saints for hard-fought win

Daniel Sturridge rescued Liverpool at Anfield after some dogged resistance by Southampton, giving the Reds a 2-1 win with a 79th-minute goal.

McEachran confirms Eredivisie move

16

Josh McEachran is almost certainly going to be spending the season at Vitesse Arnhem. Good luck!

Swansea upset United at Old Trafford

Goals from Ki Sung-Yeung and Gylfi Sigurdsson gave Swansea a surprise 2-1 win at Manchester United to kick off the season.

Moses linked to Stoke City loan

46

Despite Jose Mourinho saying the Victor Moses might stick with the first team squad, there are now some fairly heavy rumours linking him with a move to the Britannia.

Mourinho admits goalkeeping challenges

55

Time to dust off that man-management manual, Jose!

Chelsea shake up their squad numbers again

135

Oscar gets #8, allowing Didier Drogba to get his old #11. Poor Mohamed Salah must be seething.

Mourinho: Moses could make squad

171

Being homegrown is Very Important. Important enough, perhaps, to get Victor Moses a place in the Chelsea first team.

Officially official: Atsu loaned to Everton

48

Christian Atsu will spend the season on loan at Goodison Park. Hopefully he gets plenty of playing time!

Everton confirm Atsu loan interest

37

We're inching slowly towards the inevitable with Christian Atsu and Everton.

Mourinho flatly denies Benatia rumours

136

Have Chelsea made an official bid for Roma centre back Medhi Benatia? No, probably not.

Drogba could be back in action by Monday

50

So much for the rumours about long-term injuries, eh?

Takeaways from a mostly meaningless friendly

Arsenal beat Manchester City in a friendly that wore a particularly fancy hat. Here's what we learned.

Chelsea 2-1 Istanbul, initial reaction

137

Chelsea managed to play two games in 90 minutes against first Fenerbahce then Besiktas, but they only won one of those games ...

Chelsea vs. Besiktas/Fenerbahce: Game thread

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Two teams in one day? Two teams in one day! Pre-season is the silliest time of year.

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