The Premier League matchday 9 produced a whopping 27 goals in 6 games on Saturday alone. Adding the 4 goals scored in the Friday fixture between Arsenal and Aston Villa, then we have a total of 31 goals scored in 7 matches. Here is a team of the best performing players in the 7 games played so far on matchday 9 in the EPL.
Chelsea football club of England stars Timo Werner and Antonio Rüdiger were outstanding for Germany national team on Friday night, as they guided the team to a remarkable 2-1 comeback victory over Romania, in FIFA World Cup qualifier. The Blues duo were given starting roles by coach Hansi-Dieter Flick, and they were able to play vital roles in the team's deserved home victory.
Three round of matches were played in the Premier League in the month of September. Of all the 20 clubs in the league, only one club had a 100% record and only two went the whole month without conceding a single goal. Here are the top 5 best centre back partnerships in the Premier League in the month of September.
Considering the playing pattern of Brentford, there is every possibility that Chelsea defenders will not be able to keep up with the pace and physicality of some of their attacking players. With this in mind, I feel Antonio Rüdiger may likely see a red card in this match.
English Premier League giants Chelsea football club have received a good news ahead of their UEFA Champions League game against Malmo football club, as three of their highly rated defenders returned to the team's full training. The Blues have been exceptional since the beginning of the 2021/2022 English Premier League season, and their excellent performance has taken them to the top spot of the English Premier League table.
Chelsea football club of England head coach Thomas Tuchel has spoken about Antonio Rüdiger's contract situation at the club, and he said he still believes there is enough time for the Germany international to extend his deal with the UEFA Champions League defending champions. The former AS Roma football club star has been superb since moving to the London-based club, and he was able to play a vital role in Chelsea's UEFA Champions League triumph last season.
Juventus will host champions Chelsea in the UEFA Champions League this Wednesday. The last time both teams met each other in the group stage of the UEFA Champions League was 9 years ago in the 2012/2013 season. Here is a combined XI of players from both teams. Goalkeeper
One thing should be made clear, there is no underdog in this game. Brentford are set to host Chelsea in the Brentford Community Stadium. The Blues will be going into this game without some players. But considering the kind of manager Thomas Tuchel is, it should not be a problem as he can always find a player to fill the role.
The Premier League continues today, as Chelsea will be locking horns together with Brentford at exactly 5:30pm in the evening. Of course, it's not going to be an easy match for the Thomas Tuchel's men, because the Bees will want to take their chances, as per the injuries in the Blues squad.
Antonio Rüdiger is in the final year of his contract with the reigning European Champions Chelsea. The Blues are trying their best to tie the central defender to a new contract extension according to multiple sources. However, the German has refused to pen down an extension thereby putting the fans and management in a very tight position.
Chelsea football club of England are set to return to action after a week of absent due to the international break, which allows most of their players to travel to their various countries to participate in the ongoing FIFA World Cup qualifier. No fewer than 12 Chelsea football club players were given invitations by their national teams and all of them were able to perform excellently for their Nations.
Chelsea and Manchester City will square up against each other in what will be the biggest match of the weekend in Europe. Here is a combined XI of players from both teams ahead of the match. Goalkeeper Edouard Mendy Edouard Mendy has been arguably the best goalkeeper in Europe since his arrival at Chelsea.
Chelsea manager, Thomas Tuchel has confirmed that Thiago Silva, Antonio Rüdiger and Christian Pulisic are all ruled out of the blues' Premier League clash against Brentford this weekend. Thiago Silva will miss the match due to his travel to Brazil for international duty while Antonio Rüdiger picked up an injury while also international duty with Germany.
Rudiger, Abraham and Mason Mount react to Chalobah's post after netting a goal in Chelsea 3-1 victory
Chelsea stars Mason Mount, Antonio Rüdiger and AS Roma star Tammy Abraham have reacted to Trevoh Chalobah's post, after netting a goal in the Blues 3-1 victory over Southampton FC at Stamford Bridge on Saturday evening. The England youngster was given a surprise starting role by coach Thomas Tuchel and he was able to impress in the game.
1. After just five Premier League matches, Chelsea already have 10 different goal scorers. Antonio Rüdiger N'Golo Kanté Thiago Silva Romelu Lukaku Mateo Kovacic Kai Havertz Reece James Trevoh Chalobah Christian Pulisic Marcos Alonso 2. Bruno Fernandes has scored in all three of his PL matches against Villa, each goal coming from a penalty.
Chelsea defender Antonio Rüdiger has hinted that he wants to stay at Stamford Bridge. Chelsea football club are determined to have the defender stay instead of leaving as a free agent in the summer transfer window. According to journalist Fabrizio Romano "Toni Rudiger situation, talks are still ongoing between Chelsea and his agent-but the agreement is 'far from being reached', as things stand now."
Chelsea were conceding a lot of goals during the time of Frank Lampard. The Blues had a shaky backline which opponents took advantage of. It all changed when Thomas Tuchel took charge of Chelsea, under his managerial umbrella Chelsea's defence have become somewhat impenetrable. Since Thomas Tuchel, the biggest defeat Chelsea has suffered was at the hands of West Brom.
Since his arrival in 2017, Antonio Rüdiger has been one of Chelsea's greatest characters, and his influence on the pitch and behind the scenes has only risen over the years, especially in the last season or so as he's re-established himself as a major player in the club.
Chelsea's toughest game of the Champions League group stage beckons, and we'll be looking to rebound quickly from our weekend defeat. Chelsea is dealing with a number of injuries and will be without many key players against Juventus. It's a good thing they've had a bad start to the season.
Joshua Kimmich (6M) Joshua Walter Kimmich is a Bayern Munich right-back plays who has good defending quality as well as attacking. He has three goals and three assists this season. Bayern faces Dynamo Kyiv on matchday two which Kimmich is expected to give at least an assist.