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Someone explains why he is not nominated for the ballon dOr - Rudiger after Mendy's unreal saves.

Chelsea had goalkeeper Edouard Mendy to thank after making some unreal saves for Chelsea against Brentford on Saturday evening at Brentford community stadium.

Chelsea claim a narrow 1-0 victory over Brentford on Saturday as they returned to the top of the Premier League table.

In the final 15 minutes of the game between Brentford and Chelsea, Edouard Mendy made four key saves, making a stop with his face to deny Pontus Jansson from close range, before tipping over Christian Norgaard's stunning free-kick in stoppage time.

After an Incredible performance for Chelsea against Brentford on Saturday evening, his fellow teammate Antonio Rudiger has asked for an explanation on why Mendy was not among the 2021 Ballon d'Or nominees.

Antonio Rudiger tweeted: "Someone explain why he's not nominated for the balloon d'or. What a performance... EDOUARD MENDY"

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