Ji So-Yun is not only the best female footballer in the world but she is ours for another two seasons. The South Korean midget-marvel has developed as a footballer as Chelsea women have climbed to the top. After this season’s semi-final in the Champions League Ji is aiming for better next term.
Ray Wilkins was remembered in a service at St Luke’s and Christ Church and everyone was there. All of football and a good few fans paused to say goodbye and the day after we secured another Youth Cup trophy that would have delighted Ray, and in the heart of Chelsea you couldn’t wish for a better send off for a man who epitomised this patch of London.