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2021/2022 EPL SEASON: The only defender who has scored two goals

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Chelsea played and won Southampton 3-1 yesterday at Stamford bridge. The Saints tried to force Chelsea back but Tuchel's boys were too smart to fall for the tactics.

Chelsea academy youngster by name Trevor Chalobah made his second EPL debut yesterday, he scored at the 9th minute of the game.

Ben Chilwell played a nice corner kick which deflected on Ruben Loftus-cheek's head, Trevor did not waste a minute to nod it into MC carthy's goal post.

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Trevor also scored on his EPL debut for Chelsea. It was against Crystal Palace and the 22-year old defender who at the 58th minute of the game after recieving a pass from Mateo Kovacic.

Trevor Chalobah placed the ball in a position where Crystal Palace goalkeeper could not move.

Looking at the current EPL statistics, Trevor Chalobah is the only defender who has netted 2 goals this season. The most interest8ng thing is that this defender have only made 2 appearances for Chelsea this season.

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Trevor Chalobah's work input really made Tuchel to retain him in the team. From the look of things, Chelsea might not sign another central defender in the next transfer window. Instead, Marina Granovskaia might sign another right-back who might cover up for Azplicueta and Reece James.

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Chalobah seems to have all the defensive qualities needed by Thomas Tuchel. He is tall, agile and has pace. This youngster might turn out to replace Christensen if time is not taken.

Chelsea academy have really produced a lot of talents in the recent years.Tino Livramento showed of his qualities against Chelsea, he also caused the penalty which made James Ward-prowse to cancel out Eduoard Mendy's cleansheet.

Thomas Tuchel is so tactical that he knows when to use Trevor Chalobah ahead of Cesar Azplicueta.

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