Chelsea 2017/2018

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  1. crazyg

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  2. CityInWashingtonState

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    Giroud fits Chelsea's style very well. Probably 3rd or 4th this year, but it's going to be close; ManU/Chelsea/Totenham/Pool will all vie for 2nd-4th.
     
  3. super_city_si

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    Batshuayi has 5 in 3 for Dortmund. Don’t know why Chelsea didn’t give him a go.
     
  4. Vialli98

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    Not a lot of possession, but dammit that was a wonderful performance. Willian was a beast. I have never seen him be this good against such top opposition. I don't think Barca deerved a draw out of this.

    I really love these European night at the Bridge. Incredible atmosphere.
     
  5. deano ou812

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    Far from over mate,you’s have a decent enough record against Barca,they will be favs now but Chelsea aren’t out of this..
     
  6. Marvin

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    Chelsea played a very good defensive game.

    I was watching that game thinking how we would have got on against Barcelona. I am sure we would have attacked them I think Barcelona miss Neymar. The little genius Messi took his goal well, but really struggled up until then to unlock Chelsea. It took a defensive error for Barcelona to create a clear cut chance.
     
  7. FantasyIreland

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    It will be that lost yard of pace.
     
  8. San Tropez

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    Happy for Willian, seems to have put his wobbles early on this season behind him. He is coming back in to form at a crucial time. Now go and destroy the Rags please, Willian.
     
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    I didn't see it, but looking at the stats it seems Barca were perhaps fortunate to get a draw despite having 70-odd percent possession.

    I've always liked Willian - quality player and it baffles me why Conte doesn't play him more
     
  10. San Tropez

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    Only way I see us beating Barca is playing high risk breakneck speed game :-) The kind of games Gundogan and Sane excel at. Like last season when we only had a third of the possession. I don't think Barca are good countering that kind of game. And they had MSN back then.

    Umtiti looked nervous last night. Pique and Busquests are even less mobile than before.
     

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