Chelsea manager Frank Lampard has named Manchester City star David Silva as his favourite Premier League player.Spain midfielder Silva has established himself as one of the best foreign players in Premier League history in his decade long spell at the Etihad.
Chelsea boss Lampard, a Champions League winner in 2012, told 200 club representatives at a meeting of the European Leagues group in London that changes proposed by Juventus President Andrea Agnelli risked devaluing the competition.
N Golo Kante is set to miss Chelsea s clash against Newcastle United on Saturday, according to reports.The 28 year old was also forced to pull out of France s Euro 2020 qualifier against Iceland last Friday after he suffered a groin injury in the warm up.
Chelsea star Callum Hudson Odoi wants to add goalscoring to his game after returning from international duty.
England stars feel more empowered than ever to bravely take the fight to the bigots.
Callum Hudson Odoi is convinced there is is even more to come from him after he stepped up his recovery from injury with an exceptional brace in England Under 21s 5 1 demolition of Austria in Milton Keynes.The Chelsea winger scored two goals and looked a cut above even his illustrious team mates in what was only his third start since rupturing a tendon in his Achilles in April.
Chelsea fans fear Christian Pulisic may follow the same trajectory as Alvaro Morata at Stamford Bridge after being spotted in tears following his substitution for the US men's national team yesterday.
The Blues prepare for the Newcastle clash where they eye a fifth win on the bounce in all competitions while Jorginho has stated he is open to moving back to Italy in the future.
The midfielder limped off the pitch after being on the receiving end of a challenge from Tottenham s Ben Davies during Sunday night s 1 1 draw with Wales.He was replaced by Luka Modric after failing to return to the pitch for the second half, adding another international concern for Blues boss Frank Lampard.
Chelsea and Frank Lampard have suffered yet another injury scare ahead of this weekend apos;s Premier League encounter against Newcastle United.Following news of N apos;Golo Kante withdrawing from the France team to face Iceland on Friday, 24 hours later Andreas Christensen limped out of Denmark apos;s 1 0 win over Switzerland.
The centre back came off with a groin problem near the end of the Copenhagen clash.
Newcastle will face a much tougher game against Chelsea this weekend than their last fixture against Manchester United.
The Chelsea star, who has been dealing with various injuries this season, was listed in the France starting XI against Iceland in Reykjavik. As he was warming up with the team, Kante inadvertently hurt himself and was seen limping off the field. He was immediately replaced by Tottenham s Moussa Sissoko.
Frank Lampard's side went into the international break having put together a run of four successive victories in all competitions, the latest being a 4 1 triumph over Southampton at St Mary's.However, since their win on the south coast, there have been developments, both positive and negative, regarding the players who currently find themselves in the treatment room.
The 18 year old found himself unmarked in the box and expertly finished off a cross from wing back Max Aarons.
The Blues have battled the injury bug all season, with a whole host of important players forced into periods on the sidelines for various reasons.
Chelsea striker Michy Batshuayi has scored an emphatic goal for Belgium against Kazakhstan today to remind manager Frank Lampard what he can do.The Blues ace has not seen a great deal of action at Stamford Bridge so far this season, but remains a quality player who could surely have more of a role to play this season.