Kepa opens up on penalty shootout secret

Kepa Arrizabalaga helped Chelsea secure another penalty shoot-out win yesterday as the Blues defeated Southampton in the fourth round of Carabao Cup to book a place in the quarterfinals. Kepa has now made a total of four saves in the penalty shoot-outs against Villarreal, Aston Villa and Southampton. Speaking to Chelsea’s official website after theContinue reading “Kepa opens up on penalty shootout secret”

Tuchel confirms rotation for Carabao Cup

Chelsea Head Coach Thomas Tuchel has confirmed there will be squad rotations for their fourth round game against Southampton in the Carabao Cup. Tuchel is expected to rest most of his key players ahead of their Premier League game away to Newcastle United on Saturday as they play their third game in seven days. SpeakingContinue reading “Tuchel confirms rotation for Carabao Cup”

Werner praises Chelsea mentality

Timo Werner has praised his team’s mentality during their win against Southampton, which saw them move to the top of the table, one point clear of Liverpool. The Blues forward scored Chelsea’s second goal as they defeated a stubborn Southampton side 3-1 on a rainy Saturday at Stamford Bridge. Werner, whose goal in first halfContinue reading “Werner praises Chelsea mentality”

Mason Mount to return for Southampton game

Chelsea Head Coach Thomas Tuchel has confirmed midfielder Mason Mount will be fit to face Southampton tomorrow after sitting out defeats against Manchester City and Juventus due to an injury. Chelsea will be relying on Mount’s energy and attacking threat to get back to winning ways after registering just one shot on target in theirContinue reading “Mason Mount to return for Southampton game”

Ryan Mason starts off with a comeback win for Spurs

Just days after sacking Jose Mourinho, Ryan Mason, the interim manager helped Tottenham return to winning ways by defeating Southampton 2-1 at home. Despite heading into the break with a goal deficit, Spurs rallied to earn a comeback victory following an equaliser from Bale, and a stoppage time penalty from Son. Tottenham have one ofContinue reading “Ryan Mason starts off with a comeback win for Spurs”

Guardiola slams VAR after Southampton win

Pep Guardiola criticised VAR for not awarding a penalty for McCarthy’s foul on Phil Foden in their 5-2 win against Southampton. The Southampton goalkeeper appeared to have brought down the City forward after failing to control a back pass from his defender. However, VAR waived off the appeals from Man City, much to the dismayContinue reading “Guardiola slams VAR after Southampton win”

Goals galore, as Manchester City return to winning ways

Manchester City recovered from their derby loss against Manchester United in a brilliant fashion as they defeated Southampton 5-2 at Etihad stadium. City’s attacking prowess was on display as Mahrez and De Bruyne scored two goals each, and Ilkay Gundogan scored his 12th goal in the league to take them 14 points clear at theContinue reading “Goals galore, as Manchester City return to winning ways”

Lacklustre Chelsea drop points against Southampton

Chelsea missed the opportunity to reduce the gap with second-placed Manchester United as they played out a 1-1 draw against Southampton. Despite having over 70% of possession, the Blues struggled to create any clearcut opportunities against the Saints. The Blues remain unbeaten under Thomas Tuchel, having won 4 and drawn 2 since his arrival. FirstContinue reading “Lacklustre Chelsea drop points against Southampton”

Pulisic and Thiago Silva to miss Southampton game

Chelsea Head Coach Thomas Tuchel confirmed Thiago Silva and Christian Pulisic are likely to miss the trip to Southampton as the Blues try to continue their unbeaten run under the German. The American picked up a calf injury in the training, and is expected to be available for the Champions League tie against Atletico MadridContinue reading “Pulisic and Thiago Silva to miss Southampton game”

Man United vs Southampton – Pre-match briefing – Solskjaer

Manchester United, who are winless in their last two matches host Southampton on Tuesday, as the Red Devils try to keep up with their noisy neighbours at the top of the table. Solskjaer’s men are four points behind Manchester City following their goalless draw against Arsenal over the weekend. Speaking to reporters ahead of theContinue reading “Man United vs Southampton – Pre-match briefing – Solskjaer”