In the absence of DJ Campbell and Charlie Adam, Blackpool will find it difficult to play as they did against Tottenham or even Man United. Nevertheless, the Blues will take their opponents seriously and will try to consolidate their position in the top-four. TheHardTackle presents a comprehensive preview of the match, which will see Chelsea's 4-4-2 take on 4-3-3 of Blackpool.
Liverpool versus Manchester United is considered by many as the biggest club game in English football. As one of the oldest rivalries manifests into football, TheHardTackle previews the game.
United make the short trip to Wigan to face Roberto Martinez's Wigan side, THT preview the game with all the team brief, injury news and predictions ahead of this important league encounter.
Roberto Mancini’s team is a well drilled outfit; the Italian has mixed caution with aggression astutely. The sides are evenly matched, however the onus will firmly be on Sir Alex’s team to break the City wall. TheHardTackle previews the Manchester Derby.
The battle for Fernando was settled by a solitary Raul Meireles goal in the second half. Kenny Dalglish's 3-5-1-1 nullified Carlo Ancelotti's 4-3-1-2 diamond, and Liverpool returned from Stamford Bridge with all three points.
Arsenal look to continue their fine away form at St.James Park, and also avenge their home defeat to the same side. TheHardTackle previews the upcoming encounter.
Manchester United continued to march on to the title with Arsenal in hot persuit. Chelsea and Liverpool continued their revival but City dropped further behind in the title race. Here is the review of the exciting midweek action from the Premiership.
After the transfer window carnage, we return to the real business, the business that takes place on the pitch. Chelsea travel to the Stadium of Light to avenge the humilianting defeat that they suffered in November, while Arsenal, Man United, and Liverpool entertain Everton, Aston Villa and Stoke City respectively, at home.
With Manchester United running away with the league title, Chelsea FC finds itself at unfamiliar crossroads. Can the newly acquired status as a non-favourite for the league title play into the hands of Carlo Ancelotti?
Mark Hughes' side travel to Anfield to face a Liverpool squad under renovation. It is not going to be an easy task for the Cottagers. TheHardTackle previews the game.