Fans React As Trevoh Chalobah Shares A Picture Of Him As Ball Boy In UCL, After He Won The Super Cup
Chelsea defeated Europa League winners, Villareal in a penalty shootout to claim the second European trophy of the year. Two brilliant penalty saves from Kepa Arizabalaga in the shootout, helped Chelsea claim the super cup prize last night. One player that surprised the fans last night was Trevoh Chalobah, a Chelsea academy graduate.
One beautiful thing about this beautiful game of football is that a lot of fans get to compare players who in different positions. Chelsea completed the signing of Edouard Mendy from Stade Rennes for a transfer fee of about £34m last two summers in a bid to bring in reinforcement for the blues.
Chelsea is presently one of the biggest clubs in the Premier League, this can be seen in the weekly wages of the players playing for Chelsea. Chelsea's players are currently receiving benefiting wages and at the same time they are some players whose wages are far below their standard, because these players are doing very well for the team.
Chelsea defeated Villareal 6-5 in a penalty shoot-out to win the super cup trophy for the second time in the club history. Kepa Arizabalaga came on as a substitute in the added extra time to help Chelsea win the trophy, after making two brilliant saves in the penalty shootout.
Chelsea football club takes on Zenith Saint Petersburg at Stamford bridge later today in their first match in this seasons UEFA champions league. As the defending champion, the blues will be hoping to take all three points in front of their supporters at Stamford bridge this evening but they will have to utter their line up a bit.
Kepa Arizabalaga is among the players in Chelsea's team that are featuring sparingly. The player was brought in to fill the space Petr Cech left, but inconsistency in performances prevented him from meeting up with expectations. He now plays as a backup goalkeeper for the club as Mendy took his place and is doing.
It's been one week since Chelsea announced the signing of Saul Niguez from Atletico Madrid on loan and the 26 year old Spanish international is yet to make his debut for the club. Saul Niguez is expected to be among the substitutes on Saturday as Chelsea take on fellow Premier league side Aston Villa at Stamford Bridge.
The 2021 transfer window was an exciting period in the world of football as various clubs made huge sales and purchase particularly in the English Premier league. Following the end of the summer transfer window, we take a look at the most expensive Premier League players in each of the 11 positions of a football pitch.
1. Ngolo Kante. The Chelsea midfielder trained with the first team yesterday at Cobham training complex but as confirmed by Chelsea boss Thomas Tuchel, he will not be available for today's home game against Zenit St Petersburg. Kante missed Chelsea's last game through injury and the last time he made an appearance for the blues is in the Premier League draw with Liverpool 3 weeks ago.
Chelsea have shown their capabilities in 2021/2022 season. The blues have been undefeated this season and have what it takes to win both the UEFA Champions league and the Premier league. Chelsea have been reinforced by Thomas Tuchel and the club now have one of the most valuable squad in the top five European leagues.
Chelsea have been highly impressive this season in the premier league. They also won their first UEFA Champions league match of the season defeating Zenit 1-0 after a brilliant goal from Romelu Lukaku. After the Blues 2021 UEFA Champions league triumph, the club plan on competing for different titles this season.
Chelsea football club will welcome Fc Malmo to stamford bridge later this evening in the UEFA champions league third game of the group stage hoping to take all three points and strengthen their qualifying quest. The coach Thomas Tuchel will have almost fully fit squad to call on with the only injury absentee been Christian Pulisic who continues to nurse that ankle injury.
Kepa Arizabalaga has been out of favor at Chelsea ever since Frank Lampard brought in Édouard Mendy last season. Kepa was heavily criticized for conceding many goals under Frank Lampard. But he has been proving his critics wrong ever since Thomas Tuchel took over the managerial role at Chelsea.
Chelsea football club new signing Saul Niguez have teamed up with teammate and friend Kepa Arizabalaga as they tour through the city and streets of London earlier today. The new signing is taking his time to acclimatize in his new environment and has a few friends to call upon in the Chelsea squad.
Mendy made a name for himself under Thomas Tuchel. He had a brilliant start to the season and was selected as the first choice Goalkeeper. Kepa Arizabalaga remained on the bench and Mendy came in as his replacement. Chelsea struggled in the premier league during the era of Frank Lampard.
Chelsea played a friendly match today as Thomas Tuchel ensured that members of his large squad got some important minutes that is needed to stay fit. Chelsea have a big squad and many players who couldn’t feature for the blues against Crystal Palace in the Premier League were on the pitch as The Blues thrashed Weymouth 13-0 in a match played behind closed doors.
Kepa Arizabalaga was Chelsea unlikely hero in the UEFA Super Cup final after he came on to replace Edouard Mendy during the closing stages of extra time in the game. The Spanish international was chosen by Chelsea manager, Thomas Tuchel as Chelsea's game vs Villarreal headed into penalties.
Chelsea football club players who were not called up for international assignment by their country was at Cobham yesterday and they trained very well. The squad that was spotted training yesterday comprised of some first team players which made the training session a bit interesting, usually training sessions during international breaks are largely made up of academy boys.
Chelsea won UEFA Super Cup yesterday by defeating Villarreal. The match between the two teams ended with penalty shoot out. Chelsea won the penalty shoot out on 6-5, with Kepa Arizabalaga saving two penalties. He was considered as the hero of the penalty shoot out. However, I was not happy with the way Chelsea won the match.
The blues have begun their season well after they secured their first silverware of the season. The game between Chelsea and Villarreal was an eye catching one as both teams tried to make most use of their chances. Chelsea dominated the game during the early stages before their breakthrough strike came from a well placed Hakim Ziyech goal.