I don’t know if you heard but Chelsea are going down the crapper, it must be true as the club did not win all their games in August and the media is choosing it as easy fluff piece of the day.
Losing is always bad but the timing for the defeat to Crystal Palace means, that we have had to endure more nonsense than usual.
The worst thing about the international break is that it has given bored journalists (myself included) too long to come up with a million stories about Chelsea and a bad start to the season.
Things were not too bad when the transfer window was open, however once it slammed shut (why cannot it have closed with an elegant swoosh) there was little to write about.
So what is a bad start has become a disaster that must be written about hundreds of hundreds of times, with analysis, stats and a tonne of judgements. Fortunately with Wayne Rooney breaking the English goal scoring record should keep them satiated for a little while.
However I do not hold out much faith, I am sure in the previews for the weekend ahead we will again be debating