2021

SEPTEMBER 2021

9th September: Consecutive goalless draws give Switzerland food for thought

6th September: Optimism for Murat Yakin’s Nati after withstanding European champions

(Toto Marti/Blick)

AUGUST 2021

23rd August: London derby delight is Chelsea at their free-flowing best

13th August: 2021/22 Premier League predictions

12th August: Super Cup success shows Chelsea are raring to go despite imperfect display

10th August: Chelsea have their long-awaited Diego Costa replacement in Romelu Lukaku

9th August: Murat Yakin heralds new post-Petkovic era for Switzerland

(Schweizerischer Fussballverband)

JULY 2021

5th July: Swiss summer: Reviewing Switzerland’s EURO 2020

2nd July: Heartbreak at the death, but nothing but pride for Switzerland

1st July: Nothing to lose as Switzerland sit within reach of further greatness

(UEFA/Getty Images)

JUNE 2021

30th June: Durban delight: When little Switzerland toppled champions-elect Spain

29th June: Switzerland create Swiss football history – quarter-finalists at last

27th June: On the verge of history, can Switzerland stun the world champions?

21st June: Finally into the round of 16, who can Switzerland face?

20th June: Switzerland earn classy win over Turkey – now time to wait and hope

19th June: Switzerland have a point to prove to themselves in must-win Turkey finale

16th June: Italy humbling highlights Switzerland’s misfortunes in sorry style

15th June: Back three faces its toughest test yet in Switzerland’s must-win clash with Italy

12th June: Imperfect defensive display costs Switzerland in EURO 2020 opener

11th June: The time is now for Switzerland to show their worth on the continental stage

9th June: How Switzerland should line up at EURO 2020

(Photo by NIKOLAY DOYCHINOV/AFP via Getty Images)

MAY 2021

31st June: Champions of Europe: The start of something special for Thomas Tuchel’s Chelsea

28th May: Chelsea must channel the spirit of Munich for Champions League glory

17th May: FA Cup agony tells the story of Chelsea’s shortcomings

14th May: A chance for vengeance and history for Thomas Tuchel’s Chelsea

(Photo by Darren Walsh/Chelsea FC via Getty Images)

APRIL 2021

30th April: London mayoral election: can Sadiq Khan retain the mayorship?

23rd April: Kepa Arrizabalaga’s revival serves as a reminder of his potential

20th April: Flat in attack but Chelsea return to top four on momentous day

19th April: The European Super League will kill the beauty of the beautiful game

16th April: Tammy Abraham: Where does the future lie for Chelsea’s top scorer?

9th April: Without collaboration, racism will never be eradicated from football

5th April: How do you solve a problem like Timo Werner?

2nd April: Bastien Toma: Is the youngster ready for the senior Switzerland squad?

(Photo by Marcio Machado/Getty Images)

MARCH 2021

29th March: Xherdan Shaqiri winds back the clock in commanding Switzerland display

26th March: Two months of Thomas Tuchel

25th March: Switzerland back to their best in ruthless Bulgaria battering

25th March: Under-21 EURO: Superb Switzerland shine bright, with the best yet to come

24th March: Under-21 EURO: The six Switzerland starlets to watch out for

22nd March: Into the semi-final, commanding Chelsea can go all the way in the FA Cup

20th March: Thomas Tuchel insists maintaining unbeaten run is not the priority for Chelsea

19th March: Billy Gilmour remains “strong part” of Chelsea squad despite limited gametime

19th March: Thomas Tuchel on Thiago Silva, drawing Porto and self-confidence

12th March: With three months to go, can Switzerland compete at EURO 2020?

5th March: Five ways to reform VAR for the sake of football

(Premier League)

FEBRUARY 2021

28th February: Thomas Tuchel: “It would’ve clearly been a big step, we tried everything to win”

28th February: Tepid at times, but nine unbeaten is a solid start for Thomas Tuchel’s Chelsea

27th February: Thomas Tuchel reveals he tried to sign Bruno Fernandes for Paris Saint-Germain

26th February: Thomas Tuchel on helping Kai Havertz and renewing rivalries with Manchester United

26th February: Thomas Tuchel speaks of “big challenge” in Manchester United clash

23rd February: Time for Chelsea to prove themselves again on the European stage

19th February: Thomas Tuchel insists it is “too soon” to decide on Olivier Giroud’s Chelsea future

19th February: Thomas Tuchel on Christian Pulisic, Kepa Arrizabalaga and team spirit

18th February: FC Barcelona: The tragic decline of a football institution

15th February: Thomas Tuchel: “We will never stop pushing, We have to keep going”

15th February: Back where they belong, but can Chelsea revive their title charge?

14th February: Thomas Tuchel: “I never regret the decision to accept this challenge”

13th February: Thomas Tuchel sings praises for Callum Hudson-Odoi ahead of Newcastle clash

12th February: Thomas Tuchel on Kai Havertz, academy stars and Newcastle

5th February: Marcos Alonso: A remarkable rebirth for the wing-back?

(Photo by Chris Lee – Chelsea FC/Chelsea FC via Getty Images)

JANUARY 2021

31st January: Thomas Tuchel on first win, Timo Werner and Marcos Alonso

31st January: Strong Chelsea showing produces statement win for Thomas Tuchel

29th January: Thomas Tuchel: The final piece of the winning puzzle?

21st January: Sacking Frank Lampard will only continue Chelsea’s toxic cycle

4th January: Lockdown 3: A chance to finally lock down COVID-19

2nd January: 400 not out: Where does César Azpilicueta fit in for 2021?

(Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

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