Watching Thiago Silva play the way he does for Chelsea everytime he's in the team, one would almost not believe that the defender is 37 years old. His passion, desire and brilliance seems to keep increasing with his age. photo credit: twitter.com Against Malmo in the Uefa Champions League yesterday night, he put on another masterclass performance as Chelsea completely swept aside their opponents from Sweden.
The UEFA Champions League week-3 games saw a lot of exciting fixtures played by famous European clubs in their various groups and a lot of football stars performed brilliantly in the games they played for their respective clubs. In this article, I'll be doing a ranking of the top ten best defenders in Europe's top division domestic football leagues, based on how they performed in the UCL matches they played for their clubs.
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The English Premier League best eleven for game week 9 has been revealed with four Chelsea players making the list. While four Chelsea players made the list, It's a surprise that only Mohamed Salah made the list for Liverpool. Chelsea defenders, Reece James, Ben Chilwell, and Thiago Silva all made the list including Mason Mount.
Lately, the rate at which Chelsea's defenders find the back of the net is really impressive as the defense has contributed to at least 30 percent of the club goals in all competitions this season. But even more shocking is the fact that they have managed to score more goals that the entire Chelsea midfield even with fewer players.
Chelsea will face Malmo at Stamford Bridge in the Champions League this night. The Blues will look to win the game to strengthen their chance of progressing to the next round of the competition after losing against Juventus last month. However, the Stamford Bridge club is the favorite side to win the game thanks to their good run of form so far this season.
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1. Ben Chilwell: The Chelsea left back is currently one of the best fullbacks in the country, alongside Trent and Robertson of Liverpool. Chilwell has gone from being an un-used substitute to being one of Tuchel's most trusted players in the space of a few weeks.
Gameweek 9 (Day 2) started in a cool way as Chelsea cruised yet to another impressive 7-0 win against Norwich City. Thomas Tuchel made changes to the side that beat Brentford 1-0, with Thiago Silva, Callum Hudson-Odoi, Kai Havertz, Reece James all reintroduced to the starting XI.
Edouard Mendy was the Man between the sticks during Chelsea league encounter with Norwich City at Lunchtime on Saturday in Stamford Bridge. The Senegalese Shot-stopper watched from the far posts as his teammates put 7 goals inside the net of the West London Visitors. The clash with Norwich City wasn't about whether Chelsea would win or not, it was about the number of goals the Blues were going to score and whether they will walk away from the pitch at the end of the game with a clean sheet.
Thomas Tuchel's winning form continues as his side sits ahead of their opponents as they lead 3-0 in the first half. Romelu Lukaku and Timo Werner's absence doesn't seem to be an issue for the Blues who have been able to use that which they have to get what they want.
Chelsea will kick off their Premier League game against Norwich City at Stamford Bridge in less than an hour. The Blues will look to continue with their impressive form this afternoon as they look to mount a strong title challenge this season. And they will go into the game as the league leaders following their 1-0 victory over Brentford last weekend.
Chelsea will welcome Norwich to Stamford Bridge on Saturday. They will be without Lukaku and Werner, who were injured yesterday. This is how Chelsea could line up without both players. 1. GK: After impressive performances against Brentford and Malmo, Mendy will remain the game's goalkeeper.The in-form goalkeeper has given Chelsea a clean sheet in their last two games.
The UEFA Champions League matchday three fixtures produced many fascinating clashes and results. Liverpool overcame 10-man Atletico Madrid to move closer to the knockout stages, Manchester United came from two goals behind to defeat Atalanta 3-2. Chelsea lost Lukaku and Werner to injury but overcame Malmö 4-0 Barcelona defeated Dynamo Kiev 1-0, PSG overcame Leipzig 3-2 and Real Madrid defeated Shakhtar Donetsk 5-0.
The low point of the UEFA Champions league game between Chelsea and Malmo was the injuries sustained by Chelsea's duo of Romelu Lukaku and Timo Werner in the 21st and 42nd minutes of the one-sided match played at Stamford Bridge. Photo Credit: 1000 logos Following the win, the following are the talking points from the encounter that catapulted Chelsea to the second position on the league table with 6 points from three matches- three points behind Juventus with 9 points from same number of matches:
Defender Andreas Christensen scored his first goal for Chelsea this evening as the team started the game on a bright note. The academy graduate converted a cross from Thiago Silva to put Chelsea ahead against the Swedish giant, it was a goal that strengthen Chelsea grip of the match.
Chelsea's manager, Thomas Tuchel has confirmed that his two main strikers, Romelu Lukaku and Timo Werner would not be available for selection in the match against Norwich City on Saturday. This is due to the injury that both players sustained in the Champions League matchday 3 match against Malmo on Wednesday.
The English Premier League giants Chelsea cruised yet to another win as they got a comfortable 7-0 win over Norwich City in a crunch encounter between both clubs. Thomas Tuchel's side were dominant all through the match as they picked up all maximum 3 points in today’s encounter.
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Chelsea clinched an important win against a struggling Norwich side in their Premier League game at Stamford Bridge earlier today. Thomas Tuchel named a very strong lineup against Norwich despite the unavailability of his strikers, Timo Werner and Romelu Lukaku. Chelsea started the game with a 3-4-3 formation as Thomas Tuchel decided to adopt an attacking style.
Chelsea secured an important win against Norwich in what was an interesting game of football at Stamford Bridge earlier today. Thomas would be really pleased with the performance of his players as they showed great team spirit all through the game. In this article, we will take a look at how well every Chelsea player performed during their Premier League clash against Norwich.
Juventus defender Matthij De Ligt is reportedly among the favourites to replace Chelsea star defender during the 2022 summer. Chelsea FC sits comfortably at the top of the English premier league after a 7-0 thrashing of Norwich city during match week 9. The success that the team has enjoyed under boss Thomas Tuchel since he replaced Chelsea legend Frank Lampard as head coach has been credited by many football lovers and analysts to be due to the solid defence that the team has built under the German coach.