17/08/12 – Chelsea 12/13 Season Preview

ChelseaIt may not have gone unnoticed that despite the Roman Abramovich’s desire to produce attractive attacking football, the most successful periods his Chelsea stewardship have been through the defensive solidity of the Jose Mourinho era and the backs-to-the-wall displays that lead to last seasons Champions League title. However, you have to admire Abramovich’s persistence. Chelsea have returned to their big-spending habits on the back of their first European triumph with a series of high profile signings leaving Roberto Di Matteo with arguably the clubs finest array of attacking talent in years… (Read more)