newsfootballa month ago

UCL Round up | AS Roma thrash Chelsea 3-0 as Olympiakos frustrates Barcelona to a goalless draw

Italian giants AS Roma gave the perfect Halloween gift to Chelsea as Eusebio di Francesco’s men hit three past the Blues’ struggling defence to reach the top of Group C. Barcelona were frustrated by Greek champions Olympiakos, who managed to keep the Catalans at bay ending the game with a 0-0 draw.
SportsCafe Desk
reportfootball2 months ago

Champions League : United, Barcelona win, Chelsea and Roma play out thrilling draw

Manchester United, Barcelona, and Paris Saint-Germain joined Besiktas and Manchester City as the only teams to win all their games in the Champions League thus far with comfortable victories yesterday. Chelsea and Roma, though, had to settle for an exciting 3-3 draw at Stamford Bridge in round 3.
SportsCafe Desk
reportfootball7 months ago

Premier League Roundup | Michy Batshuayi secures Chelsea the title; Barkley strike sinks Watford

Michy Batshuayi was the unlikely hero for Chelsea as his late goal secured the club a 1-0 win away to West Brom. The result also mean that Chelsea have won the Premier League crown with two games to spare. Elsewhere, Ross Barkley found the net for Everton as they beat Watford.
SportsCafe Desk
reportfootball8 months ago

Premier League | Table toppers Chelsea strengthen position with 4-2 win over Southampton

Chelsea extended their dominant run in the Premier League by defeating Southampton 4-2 to strengthen their hold at the top of the points table. Diego Costa snapped his recent goal drought with a brace after Eden Hazard and Gary Cahill scored one each, to take the Blues home.
SportsCafe Desk
reportfootball8 months ago

Premier League Roundup | Hazard keeps Chelsea 7 points clear off Spurs at the summit

After seeing Tottenham Hotspurs sweep aside Watford in the early kickoff, Chelsea secured a victory away to Bournemouth where Hazard's 14th goal of the season maintained their 7 points lead over Spurs on the table. Liverpool and Manchester City continued their top-4 charge with wins of their own.
SportsCafe Desk
reportfootball8 months ago

Premier League Roundup | Chelsea beat Manchester City to close in on fifth EPL title

An Eden Hazard brace was enough for Chelsea to see off Manchester City at Stamford Bridge as Conte became the first manager to do a double over Pep Guardiola in a season. Meanwhile, Arsenal's win, helped by their rivals inability to succeed this week, boosted Gunners chances of a top-4 finish.
SportsCafe Desk
reportfootball9 months ago

EPL | Hazard and Costa fire Chelsea 10 points clear at the top

Diego Costa and Eden Hazard scored on either side of the break against West Ham yesterday, to take Chelsea three points closer to the Premier League title. West Ham scored an injury-time consolation goal through Manuel Lanzini but the Hammers remained in the bottom half of the table.
SportsCafe Desk
featurefootball10 months ago

Fantasy Premier League 2016-17 : Players to pick for gameweek 26

Gameweek 25 was dominated by midfielders and defenders, with strikers playing no more than a cameo role in the biggest show on the planet. Sadio Mane (16) and Mr. Consistent Alexis Sanchez (15) were the pick among the players as fantasy managers scored big numbers with the usual suspects shining.
SportsCafe Desk
featurefootball10 months ago

Talking points from gameweek 25 of the Premier League

Arsenal were a part of a controversial win against Hull while United and Liverpool kept pace with the Gunners with comfortable 2-0 wins. Chelsea were held to a draw at Burnley but they have a massive 8-point lead over the chasing pack but Leicester are now just a point clear of the drop zone.
Faizan Qadiri
featurefootball10 months ago

Fantasy Premier League 2016-17 : Players to pick for gameweek 25

Gameweek 24 was all about three strikers who accumulated a combined total of 47 points for their managers. Romelu Lukaku's (21) four goals against Bournemouth ensured that the Toffees emerged victorious in a goalfest at Goodison Park that ended 6-3 in favor of the Merseyside club.
SportsCafe Desk