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Gunners thrashing highlights Blues’ recent poor away form
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Gunners thrashing highlights Blues’ recent poor away form

December has been a frustrating month for Frank Lampard and Chelsea in the Premier League, and more so with the 3:1 loss to an out-of-sorts Arsenal team on boxing day. The Blues have been inconsistent away from home and have now lost 3 in a row to Everton, Wolves, and Mikel Arteta's Arsenal. Arsenal had been struggling for weeks in the Premier League but still took the Blues to the cleaners even with an unfamiliar line-up. It was a game where their London rivals were supposed favorites for all three points. The Blues who have been impressive since Edouard Mendy replaced Kepa Arrizabalaga are now struggling for goals, and have been very poor on the road. GET THE LATEST FREE FOOTBALL PREDICTIONS HERE Further proof of their disastrous away-form is the result against Arsenal who...
A weekend of London derbies in the Premier League
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A weekend of London derbies in the Premier League

The Premier League served up its share of entertainment after the international break last weekend with the London derby that saw Chelsea's unbeaten run and perfect start under Maurizio Sarri come to an end at the hands of Mauricio Pochettino's Tottenham Hotspur. Another weekend beckons and we have another cracker on our hands with the feisty North London derby coming up between Arsenal and Tottenham at the Emirates while Chelsea will welcome Fulham to Stamford Bridge. The Blues will be welcoming former boss Claudio Ranieri to Stamford Bridge in a game where they'll be looking to return to winning ways after the loss to Spurs. This is a derby game and the last 3 derbies between the two sides at Stamford Bridge have ended in draws. Therefore, the Blues will be wary of any threat th...
Premier League Matchday 13 – Tricky ties for top five
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Premier League Matchday 13 – Tricky ties for top five

The Premier League returns this weekend after the international break and we're looking forward to fireworks in some of the games this weekend. There is a possibility of major upsets in some of the games and all sides will appear rejuvenated after the players have had breaks from club exertions and could return with a new lease of life. TOTTENHAM VS CHELSEA - LONDON DERBY TO TEST CHELSEA'S UNBEATEN RUN Maurizio Sarri and his men will play against Tottenham Hotspur being led by Mauricio Pochettino. All eyes will be on the two forwards for the sides to assess their contributions in the course of the game. Harry Kane will undoubtedly lead the line for Spurs while Alvaro Morata is expected to start for Chelsea. We'll see who'll be key men for their sides. Eden Hazard who appe...