Vital Football

Latest Chelsea FC News

Name the Starting XI - Newcastle (a)

Name the Starting XI - Newcastle (a)

This Saturday lunchtime we`re at St James Park, for a 12:45 kick-off, to take on a troubled Newcastle United side.

After the splendid performances against Manchester City (Premier League) and Arsenal (Capital One Cup), two performances that saw Jose Mourinho field almost entirely different sides, with Gary Cahill being the only common denominator, it`ll certainly be interesting to see who makes Jose`s starting eleven this Saturday.

Did any of those who performed so well, against Arsenal, do enough to dislodge their counter-parts that beat Manchester City?

Will a trip to Newcastle be a case of horses for courses?

Or will Jose see the early kick-off as the chance to take the fight to the rest of the Premier League, take the three points and sit proudly on top of the Premier League table?

Three interesting questions posed and three questions you may like to take into consideration when you try and second guess Jose in our usual feature ahead of a fixture.

Right, who`ll get me started and get the ball rolling?

Exclusive to Vital ! Read now ! The Vital Boxing John H Stracey Interview



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:Merlin
Date:Thursday October 31 2013
Time: 1:01PM

Comments

0
Bertrand Trraore contract has been agreed, confirmed on the official website. YES MAN SO HAPPY!!!!
TafChels
31/10/2013 13:25:00
0
Traore
TafChels
31/10/2013 13:26:00
0
If its based on who performed well against mancity/arsenal, my preferred eleven would be cech azplicueta cahill terry betrand ramires lampard hazard willian oscar torres, but mourinho knows best. Looking forward to a resounding win. KTBFFH:)
don delsy
31/10/2013 13:38:00
0
Traore welcome home,anyone who knows his best/preffered position in the field?
blue5
31/10/2013 13:47:00
0
@Blue5. Right wing. Piazon,Atsu,Kakuta... Whew! Some job to integrate this lads.
nelyvanile
31/10/2013 13:58:00
0
Thanks @ Nely.
blue5
31/10/2013 14:04:00
0
Traore can play as an AM,RW,LW...usually prefers playing on the RW.
nelyvanile
31/10/2013 14:15:00
0
You welcome mate
nelyvanile
31/10/2013 14:18:00
0
Wat a gud news... Welcome to Chelsea fully Traore... as regard d thread.. My line up will be CECH... IVANOVIC LUIZ TERRY COLE.... RAMIRES LAMPARD....... HAZARD OSCAR WILLIAN..... TORRESS
Abidemi
31/10/2013 14:24:00
0
Cech, Ivanovic, Luiz, Terry, Cole, Mikel, Ramires, Mata, Oscar, Hazard, Torres.
MrElevated
31/10/2013 14:26:00
0
Expecting a routine win for us. Probable team...................... Cech; Iva-Cahill-Terry-Cole; Ramires-Mikel; Hazard, Oscar, Willian; Torres. Predicted score 1 - 4.
HGH Magic
31/10/2013 14:30:00
0
Cech,iva,luiz,terry,cole,rami,lamps,willian,mata,hazard,torres
Ken4CFC
31/10/2013 14:31:00
0
Cech,terry,luiz,cole,rami,lampard,mata,oscar,hazard,torres.bench ba n let him some minutes.
blue5
31/10/2013 14:32:00
0
Sorry,apzi for me would replace iva.
blue5
31/10/2013 14:35:00
0
we didn't do well over there last season and am sure Terry would be raring to go due to his error there last time. We need to consolidate on our winning run and let's hope liverpool can do us a great favour by drawing with le arse. (yea draw, i don't need them to win) though arsenal seems to know how to thump them smh. And congrats to traore i always know the club would handle his situation.
kolagold25
31/10/2013 14:38:00
0
@nely, i dont see kakuta making it into chelsea team again IMHO. I hope he proves me wrong though
kolagold25
31/10/2013 14:40:00
0
Newcastle will be difficult...cech...iva,luiz,terry,cole....rami,mikel....willian,mata,hazard...torres.
oscarr
31/10/2013 14:42:00
0
Yeah..congrats to willian he gets brazil call up for the up coming internationals.
oscarr
31/10/2013 14:45:00
0
same here,I don't see kakuta making it at chelsea,but talking about bertrand traore,now that he has signed for us,is he eligible to play our next carling cup game? Or will he have to wait until january?
Hazard11
31/10/2013 14:45:00
0
I don't see oscar not starting the game,especially when he didn't feature in the COC game except jose wants to rest him for the UCL game next midweek,I think the line up will be the same players that started against city and if there is going to be any difference it will be willian coming on for schurlle
Hazard11
31/10/2013 14:48:00
Page 1/2
  1. 1
  2. 2

Login to post a comment

Recent Chelsea Articles

Can You Predict - West Brom (h)

It`s that time of the week again, time to get those thinking caps on.

Chelsea Linked With Ajax Midfielder

Silly season two is fast approaching!

Terry Set for England Set-Up?

Reports in the press this morning are suggesting that moves are afoot to get two Chelsea legends involved in the international set-up.

The Chelsea FC Walking Wounded - Injury Table 8/12/2016

Our weekly update looking at the injury table for Chelsea FC and also comparing with all our competitors in the Premier League.

Archived Vital Chelsea Articles

Vital Chelsea articles from

Site Journalists

Merlin
Editor email
Profile
Stan Wenners
no email
Profile
GabeU
no email
Profile
Tom
no email
Profile
Dylan M
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Chelsea v West Brom?
Suggested By: merlin
Chelsea to Win!80%
West Brom to Win!5%
A Draw!10%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Chelsea 14 11 1 2 34 21
2 Arsenal 14 9 4 1 31 19
3 Liverpool 14 9 3 2 30 17
4 Man City 14 9 3 2 30 15
5 Spurs 14 7 6 1 27 14
6 Man Utd 14 5 6 3 21 3
7 WBA 14 5 5 4 20 3
8 Everton 14 5 5 4 20 1
9 Stoke 14 5 4 5 19 -3
10 AFC Bournemouth 14 5 3 6 18 -3
11 Watford 14 5 3 6 18 -6
12 Southampton 14 4 5 5 17 -2
13 Middlesbrough 14 3 6 5 15 -2
14 Crystal Palace 14 4 2 8 14 -2
15 Burnley 14 4 2 8 14 -11
16 Leicester City 14 3 4 7 13 -7
17 West Ham 14 3 3 8 12 -14
18 Sunderland 14 3 2 9 11 -10
19 Hull City 14 3 2 9 11 -18
20 Swansea 14 2 3 9 9 -15
Write for Vital Football
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
The Vital Football Members League

Recent Chelsea Results (view all)

Chelsea Fixtures (view all)

Dec 11 2016 12:00PM : West Bromwich Albion (H)
Barclays Premier League
Dec 14 2016 7:45PM : Sunderland (a)
Barclays Premier League
Dec 17 2016 12:30PM : Crystal Palace (a)
Barclays Premier League
Dec 26 2016 3:00PM : AFC Bournemouth (H)
Barclays Premier League
Dec 31 2016 3:00PM : Stoke City (H)
Barclays Premier League
Jan 4 2017 8:00PM : Tottenham Hotspur (a)
Barclays Premier League

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Solid731
2.unclezillion24
3.THEBREEZE22
4.jonmarbengmx15
5.Latunvic14
6.StamfordDLion13
7.herefordchelsea12
8.Michael Reid12
9.ZeeNut12
10.Kazuya Mishima11
Vital Football Comment