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Dominic Fifield

Dominic Fifield

    Hughes is in Chelsea's sights
    Hughes is in Chelsea's sights
    Chelsea’s initial discussions aimed at securing a permanent successor to José Mourinho have led them to consider the credentials of Mark...
    Why Arsenal and Chelsea imploded in the Champions League
    Why Arsenal and Chelsea imploded in the Champions League
    Failure to offer securityHindsight is a wonderful thing and there is simply no way Arsène Wenger could have known David...
    No more keeping quiet for Courtois
    No more keeping quiet for Courtois
    For Thibaut Courtois, the true rite of passage came in his initial training session with the senior Belgium squad. The teenager had been called up...
    Matic's Chelsea return a no-brainer
    Matic's Chelsea return a no-brainer
    Nemanja Matic did not have a decision to make. The midfielder had taken a...
    The case for and against Di Matteo
    The case for and against Di Matteo
    Have Chelsea stumbled on the answer? A year ago, Roberto di Matteo was spending his time visiting clubs around Europe, furthering his coaching...
    Bale still confident
    Bale still confident
    Gut instinct is to seek evidence of creeping self-doubt. After all, Gareth Bale is freshly arrived from training and, over in Chigwell, he and his...
    Life's good for Ancelotti after Chelsea
    Life's good for Ancelotti after Chelsea
    It has been almost nine months and Carlo Ancelotti is still waiting for a call. The talk was that he spent his summer as a guest on one of Roman...
    Terry talks of coaching ambitions
    Terry talks of coaching ambitions
    John Terry has drawn encouragement from Roman Abramovich's willingness to appoint André Villas-Boas as Chelsea's manager at the age of only 33, a...
    A bad case of déjà vu for Arsenal
    A bad case of déjà vu for Arsenal
    Robin van Persie was digesting the imminent prospect of two influential midfielders departing the Emirates Stadium when his thoughts, inevitably,...
    Chelsea won't appeal Drogba ban
    Chelsea won't appeal Drogba ban
    Chelsea will waive a potential appeal and accept the two-match ban imposed on Didier Drogba by Uefa following his dismissal in the Champions League...
    Chelsea target Torres after Euro exit
    Chelsea target Torres after Euro exit
    Chelsea are drawing up plans to reshape their squad after being knocked out of the Champions League and despite the current squad pleading for one...
    John Terry's captaincy uncertain
    John Terry's captaincy uncertain
    England national football captain John Terry has pleaded his case to coach Fabio Capello's staff and should know by the end of the week whether he...