The Blue Lions-logo

The Blue Lions

Sports & Recreation Podcasts >

More Information

Location:

United States

Language:

English


Episodes

Author Tim Rolls talks Chelsea FC under Tommy Docherty

7/30/2017
More
Tim Rolls takes us through his upcoming book Diamond, Dynamos and Devils: The Transformation of Chelsea FC under Tommy Docherty. Rolls talks about the changes to the culture and stature of Chelsea FC during Docherty's term. He lays bare the contrast between the game, the personalities and the culture of Chelsea 1961-1967 and the modern game; and how that span overturned life at Stamford Bridge.

Duration:00:30:04

Chelsea's Summer of Youth: Chalobah, Ake and Boga take turns in the spotlight

7/22/2017
More
Nathaniel Chalobah's and Nathan Ake's transfers brought added scrutiny to Chelsea's youth and loan policy. Jeremie Boga's take-notice performance in the friendly against Arsenal briefly raised hopes that he might stay, but another loan is in his best interests - and the realm of possibility. Rayna, Ajitesh and George talk about the purpose of Chelsea's academy, and the chances for new faces in this season's starting XI.

Duration:00:30:43

Chelsea FC Tactics & Transfers: What do Chelsea need, who should Chelsea buy?

5/23/2017
More
Virgil van Dijk would be a nonsensical purchase given the depth of ability and character among Chelsea's centre-backs. Timeouye Bakayoko, on the other hand, could complete Chelsea's midfield. George and Barrett rate the Blues' top transfer prospects, discuss Eden Hazard's and Antonio Conte's long-term future at the club and debate the complicated legacy of John Terry.

Duration:00:51:57