Cesar Azpilicueta

Chelsea’s Cesar Azpilicueta: Performance graphics vs Chile

Chelsea’s Cesar Azpilicueta: Performance graphics vs Chile 0

A significant story which has been lost under the weight of the World Cup has been Chelsea’s imminent signing of Felipe Luis.  The Atletico Madrid full-back is clearly being recruited by Jose Mourinho to fill the left-back spot at Stamford Bridge, with the implication of that being that Cesar Azpilicueta will revert to the right-hand(…)

Chelsea’s Cesar Azpilicueta: Player Of The Year candidate? 0

In an alternative world, one in which we valued offensive and defensive players equally, the Player Of The Year awards wouldn’t be continually dominated by goal-scorers and flair players. This year, Luis Suarez is very likely to walk away with a stack of individual honours and rightly so, but spare a thought for Chelsea’s Cesar(…)

Cesar Azpilicueta’s Chelsea performance (vs Arsenal): Graphics

Cesar Azpilicueta’s Chelsea performance (vs Arsenal): Graphics 0

The key factor in this game was really Arsenal’s catastrophic defending within the first twenty minutes and their failure to cope with anything Chelsea did on the counter-attack - but even though he wasn’t asked to do much defending, Cesar Azpilicueta gave another very strong performance today. Here are his graphics, via Squawka: Follow @premleagueowl(…)

An appreciation of Chelsea’s Cesar Azpilicueta

An appreciation of Chelsea’s Cesar Azpilicueta 0

It’s strange how football works sometimes, and not many would have expected natural right-back Cesar Azpilicueta to find a home for himself on Chelsea’s left-hand this season - and fewer still would have expected him to put in a series of impressive performances in the role. Yes, Ashley Cole will probably take the position back(…)

Chelsea’s Cesar Azpilicueta: Season in numbers

Chelsea’s Cesar Azpilicueta: Season in numbers 0

At times this year, Cesar Azpilicueta has been extremely impressive, and at others not so much - there’s still some naivety in his positioning occasionally, but that’s something which will come with experience. Here are some statistics from his first season in England: - Has made 24 league appearances this season, plus an additional 2(…)

Chelsea linked with astronomic triple transfer

Chelsea linked with astronomic triple transfer 11

This is called ‘swinging for the fence’. The Guardian are convinced that Chelsea will look to conclude three signings before Sunday’s Community Shield: Hulk, Victor Moses, Andre Schurrle, and possibly a fourth in Cesar Azpilicueta. Don’t fall into the trap of believing that just because this appears in a broadsheet, that it’s any less tenuous(…)