Jose Mourinho has a reputation for being dramatic with his substitution at clubs he manages. The
Portuguese is expected to cause more drama when the Premier League resumes this week. Tottenham,
like other clubs, can make up to five substitutions per game and the number of options on the bench have
The former Chelsea boss once used all three of his sub options at half-time in his first Chelsea stint. In
2005, he was trying to be proactive by making the changes when things were not going according to plan.
He used all his subs and was left emptyhanded as Wayne Bridge was taken off and Damien Duff having no
option but to play through his injury in the Newcastle clash.
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Chris Smalling deserves another stint with a top club in the English premier league according to former Chelsea left back Wayne Bridge. The former Manchester City defender believes the player has done enough during his loan time in Rome. He also stated that it would be wise for England manager Gareth Southgate to consider the player for selection for the European championship.
According to a report, Manchester United have set the asking price for on loan defender Chris Smalling. The England international has been attracting interest from clubs in the Premier league.
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Very few professional footballers get to attain fame through their exploits on the field of play. In fact, majority are actually remembered for that one time they made the home crowd jump to their feet and their teammates run like mad men not believing what just happened.
Apart from Messi, Ronaldo and their tiny clique of consistent achievers, no footballer really knows what it feels like to constantly put in performances that evoke such feeling among their fans and teammates every week.
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According to reports, John Terry has purchased a new house just yards away from Wayne Bridge’s, his former teammate. Both of them played together for the country and the club. However, the relationship had been soured when the news about Bridges ex-girlfriend and the Chelsea skipper did rounds. The rumored fling had been a hush-hush courtesy. However, soon the details came out in the press and everywhere people came to know about it.
Now, as per the sources, an awkward moment might be on the cards as Terry has spent £4.35 million to purchase a new plush mansion which is only a walk away from the property of Bridge in Surrey.
The bridge stayed in this house for two years with his wife. However, now, he is all set to have a new neighbor whom he will not have to brew with. Sources have to say that it is going to be quite difficult for them not to encounter each other at some point while staying there.
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Chelsea loves to deal with loans so much that they can even get their managers involved in it. Something like this has happened recently. Frank Lampard has been appointed as the new substitute for Maurizio Sarri during this summer. He has been welcomed by the fans of the Blues with wide arms. But Wayne Bridge has noticed something about this replacement. He has shared a theory regarding how Frank, who has been his teammate for Chelsea, got this job.
Wayne Bridge along with Frank Lampard won the Premier League in the year 2005. He was desperate to get the appointment for the job. He is of the belief that Roman Abramovich has finished up with Lamps because he knows that bigger names will refuse to join and the reason for that is the transfer ban.
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The former Southampton and Chelsea defender Wayne Bridge has said that Frank Lampard is one of the players that he will not be able to leave out from the perfect 5-side team from amongst players he played within Southampton and Chelsea. The international England player spends 6 years at Chelsea. He had come over from Southampton with left-back that featured 142 times in every competition for Chelsea as they proceeded on to win the title of Premier League in the year 2005 and the League Cup and FA Club in the year 2007.
He is known to have featured in the early success of Chelsea in the era of Roman Abramovich. He has played along with some of the greatest players in the history of the Blues. It doesn’t come as a surprise that Chelsea will dominate the perfect 5 sides of the former left-back. Wayne Bridge chose Matt Le Tissier, the legend of Southampton and as the manager, Glenn after he worked with the former midfielder of Chelsea in the south coast. However, the rest of the 5 side team comprises of teammates from the time he used to play at Chelsea. It includes Frank Lampard, Marcel Desailly, Didier Drogba, and Petr Cech.
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Chelsea have been told by club legend Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink not to pursue the permanent signing of on-loan midfielder Mateo Kovacic. Kovacic was signed in the summer in the dying moments as part of the deal that took Belgium stopper Thibaut Courtois to Real Madrid.
Despite initially making a starring impression at the start of the season, the Croatian international has found himself on the bench in recent weeks. The good form of Loftus-Cheek has seen Sarri utilize the England international in the last few games.
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Chelsea is a club that is never away from the spotlight since the acquisition of the club by Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich. The club’s appointment of Maurizio Sarri in the summer was meant to usher in an era of beautiful football to the club.
Initially, this looked to be the case as the Blues went unbeaten in all competitions until November when the Tottenham inflicted their first defeat at Wembley. Since that defeat, Chelsea has been in mixed form. This run of results have seen Sarri and a couple of players receive the heat from pundits and fans alike.
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Wayne Bridge might be retired from the scene of English football as an active player but he still remains in the scene as an inspiration to the younger players. He debuted in the scene of professional football in the year 1998 when he graduated from Southampton Academy. Bridge then played for clubs like West Ham, Chelsea, Fulham, and Manchester City during the years when he played Premier League. Today his focus is his family, his wife and two children, Carter who is three years of age and Parker who is five.
Wayne and Frankie Bridge confess that they would love to have more children when they opened up about their family life at a recent interview. Frankie, the Saturday star, aged 29 and the former footballer at 38 years of age, admitted that they think about it but is not always in sync with the idea. Wayne says that he is open to having another baby but it would not happen so soon. It is not easy and that is also what Frankie agrees. She is not open to the idea of motherhood and that is why she needs time to think about having another baby.
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I’m a celebrity, get me out of here, the reality television series is as addictive and also quite horrifying to a majority of the viewers. In this show, high-profile figures and celebrities are made to survive in a jungle of Australia in dire situations for several weeks.
The contestants are made to face some difficult challenges in the quest. Completing his will earn them the crown of King or the Queen. With time, some popular figures from the football industry have also been made to survive in the show. One such footballer is Wayne Bridge who has taken part along with Rebekah Vardy, and Harry Redknapp.
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