Maurizio Sarri

Chelsea v Arsenal: Europa League final

0 Form: Chelsea are unbeaten in this season’s Europa League with 11 wins and four draws, although they were very fortunate to get past Eintracht Frankfurt in the semi-finals, scraping through on penalties after playing…


Manchester United v Chelsea, Premier League

0 Form: Man Utd have hit a bad run and go into Sunday’s match having lost seven of their last nine matches. Manager Ole Gunnar Solskjær has a big rebuilding job on his hands and…


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Chelsea v Tottenham, Premier League

0 Form: The events at Wembley last Sunday are a clear starting point here. This preview would have been reflecting on what would have been a positive evening’s work for Maurizio Sarri and his ailing…


Chelsea v Manchester United, FA Cup

0 Form: This game takes on a fascinating dimension due to each side’s respective form. Chelsea have been at sixes and sevens since suffering their first defeat of the season against Spurs in November. Since…


Manchester City v Chelsea, Premier League

0 Form: While the general mood-music around the Etihad Stadium has been that of a team under pressure, their recent results don’t really present a cause for concern. Most concerning was a recent defeat to…


Arsenal v Chelsea, Premier League

0 Consider this: if Arsenal beat Chelsea on Saturday and Man Utd beat Brighton earlier on the same day (KO 3pm), United will be three points outside of fourth place. That is quite a turnaround…


Tottenham v Chelsea, Carabao Cup

0 Carabao Cup, semi-final, first leg Form: Tottenham have won 14 of their last 17 matches in all competitions. Their two blips – exceptions rather than rules – being pretty hefty ones:  4-2 at Arsenal…


Watford v Chelsea, Premier League

0 Form: Chelsea are fourth in the table. They responded to a recent wobble, one that saw them lose successive away games in the league – 3-1 at Tottenham and 2-1 at Wolves, by beating…


Chelsea v Man City, Premier League

0 Form: Chelsea: a Sarri state of affairs. That pun was delivered to me by a Tottenham fan I know who foresaw Chelsea’s recent wobble which came, of course, against his favoured team. However, the…


Chelsea v Crystal Palace, Premier League

0 Form: Chelsea are unbeaten in all competitions this season with 12 wins and three draws. They have also kept seven clean sheets in those 15 matches, three of them coming in their last six…