Maurizio Sarri

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Frank Lampard’s Chelsea tactics explained

If Lampard can continue to coax attacking intent from his team, while introducing more youngsters and tightening Chelsea’s defensive shape,…

3 weeks ago
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Football Tactics with Michael Cox (Zonal Marking)

Today, Alex and Joe are joined by the fabulous Michael Cox (of The Athletic) to answer your tactical questions. 

1 month ago
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Italy's new 'Beckham Law' tax explained

The very best in the world used to call Italy home, from Van Basten to Ronaldo to Shevchenko to Kaka.…

2 months ago
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Chelsea now look ideologically outmoded

In the face of football's borderless ambition, Roman Abramovich's style of ownership at Chelsea now appears prohibitively antiquated.

6 months ago
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Whatever Maurizio Sarri's future, Chelsea are due some self-evaluation before their next steps

Whatever the outcome of the Maurizio Sarri situation, Chelsea shouldn't take any further steps without some introspection.

7 months ago
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What's going on at Chelsea?

Alex, Joe & Seb examine the on and off-field on-goings at Chelsea Football Club.

8 months ago
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Bournemouth catch fire in the cold

Chelsea will steal the headlines after their 4-0 defeat on Wednesday, but this was Bournemouth's night and another waypoint reached…

8 months ago
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How has Ancelotti tried to adapt Sarriball at Napoli?

The different philosophies of the two coaches are in full display; Sarri wants to overwhelm the opponent with precise and…

8 months ago
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Gonzalo Higuain to Chelsea works on several levels

Chelsea are expected to complete the loan signing of Gonzalo Higuain in the coming days. And, while Higuain is now…

8 months ago
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Chelsea's fluency remains interrupted by their own midfield

Chelsea's win over Newcastle didn't disguise the issues at the tip of their midfield or lessen the urgency with which…

8 months ago
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Will Sarriball fall victim to Chelsea's ideological rigidity?

Five months into his time in English football, the suspicion has arisen that Maurizio Sarri's coaching style will - over…

9 months ago
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Ralph Hasenhüttl & Identity

Alex and Joe get all excited about Ralph Hasenhüttl at Southampton, after Arsenal suffered a surprise loss at St Mary's…

9 months ago
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How did Chelsea beat Manchester City?

Joe and Alex discuss how Manchester City were defeated in their recent trip to Stamford Bridge by an excellently drilled…

9 months ago
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Tottenham vs Chelsea: Litmus test

Seb Stafford-Bloor was at Wembley to watch Tottenham sweep Chelsea aside with their finest performance of the season.

10 months ago
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Eden Hazard's situation at Chelsea suddenly looks optimal

It's long been assumed that Eden Hazard will have to leave Chelsea for the sake of personal ambition; is that…

11 months ago
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Chelsea's Jorginho is currently the Premier League's most seductive talent

As well as statistical domination, Jorginho has brought a compelling set of aesthetics to English football.

12 months ago
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Chelsea's Maurizio Sarri

That Sarri chose to pursue a career in football was not inevitable: he came close to opting for cycling instead,…

1 year ago
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Tactical Profile | How Will Jorginho Fit In At Chelsea

Expect Jorginho, with his penetrative passing, astute positioning, spatial awareness and total understanding of Sarri’s ideas, to underpin Chelsea's new…

1 year ago
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Antonio Conte departs leaving lessons for Chelsea to learn

Antonio Conte has now left Chelsea, but the nature of his protracted departure should still inform the club's future.

1 year ago
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Empoli return to Serie A to face their own vision

Blair Newman charts Empoli's rise under Maurizio Sarri and Marco Giampaolo, the cost of transience and relegation, and - now…

1 year ago
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