Graham MacAree

  • joined Feb 12, 2008
  • last login Jul 31, 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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Cech fit enough to travel with Chelsea squad


Good news on the injury front: Petr Cech is getting closer to making his return to the team.

Salah escapes national service


Much to the relief of everyone involved, Chelsea wingers Mohamed Salah will not have to travel to Egypt for a year of military service.

Atlético Madrid negotiating Torres transfer?


Don't get your expectations up, but Fernando Torres is apparently a target for La Liga champions Atlético Madrid.

Drogba as player-coach is not an FFP trick


You may have heard that Didier Drogba would cost Chelsea less if he came back as a player-coach. This is not true, and here's why.

Omeruo confirms he'll be re-joining Middlesbrough


Ah, the power of social media.

Pašalić heading to Spain on loan?


Unconfirmed news from Spain has young midfielder Mario Pašalić spending next year at La Liga side Elche.

Chelsea storm back to grab 3-2 win at Wimbledon


John Terry saved the day after the Blues found themselves in a late 2-0 hole.

Wimbledon vs. Chelsea: Lineups & Game Thread


Pre-season friendly number two!

Mourinho doubles down on the Arsenal trolling


I guess 6-0 wasn't enough for Jose Mourinho.

Salah runs into military service problem


According to a report from Egypt, Mohamed Salah has had his right to travel abroad without military service revoked.


Our newest signing has a message for the fans

Welcome to the club, Filipe Luis!

No Yaya Toure for Chelsea


The lack of a birthday cake was not quite enough to get Yaya Toure to quit Manchester City for Chelsea or anyone else.

Thibaut Courtois confirms Atlético departure


Courtois will not be returning to the Vicente Calderón after three years on loan.

Ba says goodbye, with a special mention for Hazard


Thanks for the memories, Demba.

A long and thoughtful tribute to Demba Ba


Thanks for the memories. And particularly that one.

Bamford set for Premier League loan?


Patrick Bamford is ready to take another step up this season, and Chelsea are planning on seeing what he can do at Premier League level.

Youth impressed in first test of preseason


They impressed Steve Holland, at least, which is not much of a surprise considering that Chelsea's youth teamers got three goals and four assists in the Blues rout of Wycombe Wanderers.

Forgotten man Romeu gets another chance to impress


Oriol Romeu's back and hoping for a chance to make the senior team once more.

Blues still planning heavy transfer activity


Apparently Chelsea aren't done in the transfer market and are still looking to strengthen on both attack and defence.

Watch all the goals from Chelsea 5-0 Wycombe


In case you missed out, here are the goals from our first game of the pre-season.

Chelsea cruise past Wycombe in 2014's 1st friendly


Well that was easy. Chelsea opened up their pre-season with a 5-0 win against a toothless Wycombe Wanderers side, with Izzy Brown the attacking star.

Filipe Luis says goodbye to Atlético fans


Just in case you were wondering if personal terms are going to hold up this deal, they're not.

Official: Filipe Luis deal confirmed


Both Chelsea and Atlético Madrid have confirmed that an agreement has been reached to send left back Felipe Luis to Stamford Bridge.

Here's what Paul Pogba was doing in London


No talks with Chelsea, just some sweet dance moves.

Chelsea announce Real Sociedad friendly


The Blues will host Real Sociedad in a pre-season friendly on August 12th

Brazil's World Cup hopes now rest on Oscar

The Selecao's most dangerous attacking player will miss the rest of the tournament, which means that Oscar's going to have to step up his game.

FIFA considering retroactive sanctions over Neymar

Juan Zúñiga could be in some trouble after dealing Brazil star Neymar a serious injury during Colombia's quarterfinal loss on Friday.

Chelsea send Thorgan Hazard out on loan


Confirmation of news we've been expecting for a while: Thorgan Hazard will spend next season in the Bundesliga with Borussia Mönchengladbach.

Magath slams Donovan over USMNT comments

Fulham manager Felix Magath is amongst those distinctly unimpressed by Landon Donovan criticising Jurgen Klinsmann's tactics during the 2014 World Cup.

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