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Who Should Sub In: Reserves or Youth Players?

In the wake of the Swansea City thrashing, Chelsea fans found themselves discussing who should be subbed on when Chelsea FC have a healthy lead: first team reserves or youth academy players? The London Is Blue podcast discusses this topic.

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London is Blue is a soccer fancast created by Chelsea FC fans from America and covers all things Chelsea. Hosts are @BBBusbee, @DanDormer and @NickVerlaney.


Chelsea at Swansea City

Barclays Premier League


FourFourTwo: CFC 1-0 Swans

Brandon: CFC 2-0 Swans

Dan: CFC 2-1 Swans

Nick: CFC 3-0 Swans

Warren: CFC 1-2 Swans


  1. If you had to choose one trophy for Chelsea to win this season, which one would you choose?

  2. Are Gary Cahill's performance issues because he has to cover John Terry and Branislav Ivanovic too much?

  3. Should José Mourinho be using youth academy players or first team reserves as substitutes when Chelsea have a healthy lead?

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Chelsea at Liverpool

Capital One Cup


Brandon: CFC 4-1 Liverpool

Dan: CFC 3-0 Liverpool

Nick: CFC 2-0 Liverpool

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