Football Nerd Weekly Ramblings – Conte’s charges make it eight in a row and raise further questions over Pep’s philosophy.

There is always the danger that the big game last weekend between Manchester City and Chelsea will be remembered more for what happened in the closing stages than for the masterful display that Conte’s Chelsea put in. Fellow super-coach Pep Guardiola paid Conte the ultimate compliment going into the match, setting up his expensively assembled […]

Football Nerd Weekly Ramblings – Invincibles legacy safe for another season and a look ahead to another top of the table clash.

Almost as soon as the final whistle went at Stamford Bridge on Saturday evening, my phone pinged with a message from my cousin wishing me ‘Happy Invincibles Day!’ (that point in the season when it becomes impossible for any Premier League team to match the achievement of the Invincibles and go through the whole season […]