Willian and Van Dijk react to Tammy Abraham's post after coming from the bench to score for his team
Former Chelsea star Willian Borges da Silva, Liverpool football club star Virgil van Dijk and Billy Gilmour have reacted to Tammy Abraham's post after coming from the bench to score a goal for AS Roma FC, in their remarkable 5-1 victory over PFC CSKA-Sofia in the UEFA Europa Conference League on Thursday night.
Yesterday, a 40-man list of nominees for the 2021 Golden Boy award was released. It contains several youngsters under the age of 21 who have been brilliant in the football calendar year. Going through the list, I noticed that Chelsea youngster and academy graduate Billy Gilmour wasn't among the shortlisted names despite Chelsea winning the UCL and his performances with the Scottish national team.
Manchester United have been having problems in their defensive midfield for a long time now and this has cost them many important matches. Their second match of this Premier League campaign against Southhampton exposed their midfield very well as the combination of Nemanja Matic and Fred did the squad no good at all.
Photo Credit: Twitter Billy Gilmour is one of the best young midfielder who has ever played for Chelsea.He graduated from Chelsea academy and have also been promoted to first team. Billy Gilmour is currently on loan to Norwich City, he will see enough playing time and that will help him to get more experience.
Chelsea football club of England on loan star Billy Gilmour was given the Man of the Match award, following his outstanding performance for Scotland national team in their remarkable 1-0 victory over Moldova in the FIFA World Cup qualifier on Saturday night. The youngster was given a starting role by coach Steve Clarke and he was able to play a vital role in the team's victory.
Chelsea are known to have one of the best youth academies in England and the whole of Europe generally. Every year, the Cobham factory keeps producing youngsters who they groom to play game at a very high level even at their young age. Most of these talented academy graduates have to spend several seasons on loan due to the quality of players in Chelsea's first team and this year, a handful of them have started their loan spells brilliantly.
Chelsea beat Aston Villa 3-0 at Stamford Bridge on Saturday but that was not all that happened in that match. Chelsea new signing Saul Niguez had his debut against Aston Villa, but it didn’t go according to plan for him. Saul’s performance was so poor that the Spanish midfielder had to be substituted immediately after the first half.
Chelsea Football Club manager, Thomas Tuchel has revealed that he does not have full authority to decide the player that will stay or the player that will be leaving for the season. But the German manager disclosed that every player that left the club, did that after an agreement was reached with the player.
As usual, Chelsea loaned out quite a large amount of youth players and senior players in the previous transfer window, but how are some of these players faring?. 1. Billy Gilmour. Billy Gilmour was loaned to Norwich and has been a standout performer since his arrival despite their lack of wins.
Reece James Could Play Better As A Midfielder Because He Doesn't Possess One Ability For A Wing-Back
Reece James is one of the success stories that Chelsea prides itself on. The Englishman along with other players like Mason Mount, Trevoh Chalobah, Billy Gilmour and so on are proud graduates of Chelsea's famed Cobham academy. Since Thomas Tuchel was appointed as Chelsea's manager, he has mainly utilised Reece James as the right wing-back in a 3-man defensive system.
Chelsea fans can currently beat their chest today and brag about having one of the best midfield set up in the EPL and Europe. The Blues recently added Saul Niguez to a midfield comprising of Jorginho, Mateo Kovacic & Ngolo Kante. These four midfielders are the reason why players like Billy Gilmour and Ethan Ampadu had to be sent on loan alongside other youngsters to get get more playing time and likewise experience.
Photo Credit: Twitter The international break is currently over, players will travel to their various clubs once again. Chelsea players like Mason Mount, Cesar Azplicueta, Mateo Kovacic and Jorginho will all return to Cobham.Other players like Ethan Ampadu, Billy Gilmour and Armando Broja are still Chelsea players but they wont return to Cobham.
Saul Niguez has spoken out about his move to Chelsea, stating that competing with the likes of N'Golo Kante, Jorginho, and Mateo Kovacic will be difficult. The prospect of returning to his original midfield position, according to the 26-year-old, was one of the main reasons he moved to Stamford Bridge.
Photo Credit: Twitter The current UEFA Champions League holder, Chelsea football club continues its impressive form in the new season, securing 7 points out of a possible 9 points from their first 3 premier league matches. That impressive show has seen many of the club's first-team players invited for their respective country's World Cup qualifying matches.
Billy Gilmour's will definitely become a Chelsea star after his loan move to Norwich City for more game time and first team action in a premeir league club is over at the end of the season. The 20-year-old central midfielder had shown glimpses of what he is capable of doing in the middle of the pitch for Chelsea since he broke into the first team under Frank Lampard in 2019.
Several Chelsea players were in action for their respective nations for the FIFA World Cup qualifying games over the weekend in which most of them performed well. A reminder that the Premier League will return to action next weekend with Chelsea hosting Aston Villa at Stamford Bridge. However, here is the record of how Chelsea stars lighted up the last weekend's World Cup qualifiers.
Chelsea academy Graduates such as Tomori, Abraham, Marc Guehi has left the club to have the taste of competitive football around Europe. It comes with no suprise that chelsea has many exciting young starlets, Chelsea is currently the Best team in the EPL and will be looking forward to defend their champions league title.
The international break is here upon us again, a time for a lot of fringe players at club levels to prove themselves in the international level. A lot of Chelsea players were chosen to represent their country in the ongoing international break. After the second round of matches were completed yesterday, here is a summary of how well Chelsea players played for their country.
It's height time for Chelsea fans to understand that Billy Gilmour is two times better than Saul Niguez. Chelsea's biggest mistake during this transfer season was loaning The 20-year-old Billy Clifford Gilmour and going for Atletico Madrid's midfielder Saul Niguez. Saul's performance at Atletico Madrid was quite poor compared to Billy Glamour's performance last season for Chelsea.
Chelsea young midfielder Billy Gilmour, who is on loan at Norwich has been ranked first among all Scotland players for passes (171), touches (213), and possession won (23). The 20-year-old Scottish International was also ranked first by OptaJoe for successful passes (144), second for tackles (7), and chances created (4) across the September international break.