After sacking another manager, as Chelsea Football Club prepares for a major overhaul, we analyse all the voids at the club - from the manager at the helm to the positions on the pitch.
Can Chelsea overcome Everton after almost two years of coming up short against the Toffees? And will the result make any difference to Carlo Ancelotti?
On Sunday, Chelsea take on Liverpool having bought one of their biggest weapons, Fernando Torres. Will it be Nando's day? Or will the Reds have the last laugh?
Carlo Ancelotti will take his team to the Reebok Stadium, with an aim to end the miserable run away from home, which has seen the Blues lose four of their last six away games, without a win to show for their effort or the lack of it. TheHardTackle previews the game at the Reebok and provides the build-up, latest team news, likely formations, prediction and the player to watch out for.
Chelsea take on Blackburn at Stamford Bridge, after a comfortable win in the FA Cup. Can the morale-boosting 7 goals against Ipswich Town help the champions get back on their feet in the league, or will Blackburn prove to be yet another insurmountable hurdle?
The beleaguered champions entertain Everton at the Bridge and would be yearning to set things straight at home after the Sunderland disaster.Can the return of Essien and Terry propel Chelsea to a victory and resurrect the league campaign?
Carlo Ancelotti is in the fight of his career, as he looks to salvage some pride after a shambolic month for the Blues.
After a humiliating defeat at the Bridge, TheHardTackle analyses the problems surrounding the Chelsea Football Club. Is there no way back or is there still light at the end of the tunnel for Carlo Ancelotti's team?
Chelsea have not been able to win at Ewood Park in their last two encounters against Blackburn Rovers. Will the league leaders be able to break the jinx this time around?
Is the Chelsea squad for season 2010-11 good enough to compete for honors in England and in Europe? After an exodus of monumental proportions, questions are being raised about the lack of depth in the squad. Is there a real cause for concern or does Carlo Ancelotti has all bases well covered? TheHardTackle analyzes the squad in detail and tries to answer a few questions..