Photo Credit: Twitter The transfer window has officially closed, the blues were lucky to complete the signing of Saul Niguez from Atletico Madrid. The blues paid €5m loan fee with an option to buy for €30m, the Spanish midfielder is also happy to join as he has sent a message to the fans.
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Photo Credit: Twitter Some Chelsea fans are still confused on how their 2020/21 academy player of the season switched to Southampton on a fee of €5m.Normally, Chelsea promotes every academy player of the season to first team but everything changed when it got to Livramento's turn. Football is solely based on team's performance as seen in the game between Southampton and Manchester United yesterday.The saints did their best in the game and it profitted them hugely.
Photo Credit:Twitter The 30 players who were nominated for Ballon d'or award has been revealed. Chelsea and Mancity players dominated the list because they both played the UCL final last season. The Ballon d'or will also be judged with the performances of players in the EURO 2020 and COPA AMERICA competitions, this is because these competitions took place last season.
According to recent research made, Chelsea captain Cesar Azplicueta, ranked first as the best Premier league defender with the most assists in the past decade. Let's take take a look at the names of defenders that made it to the top 5 list below. 1.
Chelsea comfortably won 3-1 against Southampton on Saturday in the EPL. It was a game of ups and downs with controversial refereeing decisions on both sides.Chelsea scored through youngster, Trevor Chalobah, Timo Werner and Ben Chilwell. But one Player, Timo Werner who was arguably Chelsea's man of the match had a situation in the match that in the process made him set an unwanted record.
Chelsea Skipper, Cesar Azplicueta has finally spoken about last night defeat and how sad he feels about the result.However, it is good to know that Chelsea team managed to score a goal which was ruled out by Var in the last minute of the match.Cesar as the major leader in the Chelsea team has sent an emotional message to all the blue's family.
Chelsea celebrates her captain, Cesar Azplicueta today, as he marks his 9th year in the club. Since after he was signed from Marseilles in the summer of 2012, Azplicueta has gone on to cement his status as a legend of the club. Despite the big name legends like Hasselbank, Drogba, Os Good, Lampard, Essien, etc, Azplicueta could go down as the greatest of them all with these two records he created.
The UCL competition is finally over and Chelsea were declared Champions after 9 seasons. The new competition which will set-in is the Euro competition. Ahead of this competition, a total of 17 Chelsea players got called up as seen in the picture above. England called up Mason Mount, Reece James and Ben Chilwell.
Photo Credit: Getty images Kurt Zouma and Cesar Azplicueta remains the Chelsea defenders who have stayed more years at Stamford bridge. Zouma is not always a starter, most managers normally send him out on loan because they feel he is still incapable of starting games. Jose Mourinho and Frank Lampard are the two managers who saw Zouma as a top defender, they started him in most of their games and the French defender impressed a lot.
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Chelsea is celebrating it's captain, Cesar Azplicueta, as he mark his 9th year at the club. In the summer of 2012, Chelsea signed Azplicueta from Marseilles in a deal worth £7 million as at that time. Azplicueta has gone on to be one of Chelsea's legend.
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.
Photo Credit: Twitter Chelsea's defence started improving when Anthony Barry got appointed as a backroom staff. However, this improvement did not reach its peak until Thomas Tuchel took over. Tuchel's 3-4-3 pattern really strenghtened Chelsea's defence, the blues now have to play with 5 defenders instead of 4.
Chelsea and Manchester United, are currently the most informed teams in the premier league competition this season, following the arrival of some top stars in both club. So because of that, I decided to put up this article, to display both teams squad depths for the 2021/22 season.
Chelsea Captain and Spanish International defender, Cesar Azplicueta was full of praise for Christian Pulisic.The United States of America Star Winger has performed excellently for Chelsea recently, with a whole lots of matches played over a short period of time, he has been excellent.The 22 year old Winger, performed well against Real Madrid, he scored the vital away goal that Chelsea is holding on to as advantage, heading into the second leg of the UEFA Champions League Semi-final against Real Madrid at Stamford Bridge stadium.
Since Thomas Tuchel took over as Chelsea manager, Chelsea have been the best club in the EPL. They defeated Pep Guadiola's Manchester City to lift the UEFA Champions league. Chelsea starts with 3 central defenders which include Cesar Azplicueta, Thiago Silva and Antonio Rudiger. These defenders do not cross the center line unless they get a back-up from the wing-backs.Reece James and Ben Chilwell are the wing-backs here.
Ahead of semi-final game between Italy and Spain, Cesar Azplicueta have sounded a warning to his fellow teammates. Azplicueta said-"Spain must stop Jorginho.He likes to keep the ball at his feet and control the game. If we limit his involvement, we'll have more chances to qualify for the final".
Mason Mount has been crowned as the winner of Chelsea's men player of the year award for 2020-2021, following brilliant performances for the club.Thousands of fans casted their voted through official App and Website of the Club, and they decided in favour of the English playmaker, who edged Cesar Azplicueta and Eduard Mendy to win the award for the first time.
The fact remains that Chelsea were the better team against Real Madrid at Estadio Alfredo De Stefano Stadium in Spanish Capital, Madrid.The West London Club should have taken the lead earlier in the match but Germany International Striker, Timo Werner fired blank from six yard box, however Christian Pulisic beat former Thibaut Courtois in the 14th minutes of the game.
The blues currently have 2 injured players, they are Andreas Christensen and Mateo Kovacic.Christensen sustained his injury at the late minutes of first half while facing Manchester city last weekend.In order to cover up for him, Tuchel have added another youngster by name Levi Colwill to his first team.
Manchester city lost their first ever champions league final to Chelsea today in Porto. Here are three things present Chelsea players imitate from last champions league victory in 2012. Didier Drogba took the champions league trophy and run round the stadium as a style of celebration then, Chelsea youngster mason Mount did the same thing on Saturday after they won Manchester city in the final.