It was an excellent weekend for Chelsea as they returned to profitable methods at residence with victory in opposition to Burnley at Stamford Bridge.
The Blues recorded a 3-Zero win in opposition to the Clarets, with Jorginho, Tammy Abraham and Callum Hudson-Odoi on course for Frank Lampard’s facet.
The end result consolidated Chelsea’s place within the high 4 of the Premier League, with the Blues now six factors behind Leicester Metropolis in third and 5 factors forward of Manchester United in fifth.
The Blues now have every week to arrange for a visit to face Newcastle United within the Premier League, with Lampard’s facet travelling to the north east on Saturday.
Beneath, we check out the newest Chelsea information forward of the sport.
Lampard’s ominous message
It was an excellent day for Chelsea on Saturday as they beat Burnley 3-Zero at Stamford Bridge.
Two of Chelsea’s younger stars, Callum Hudson-Odoi and Reece James have been pivotal to the victory, with Hudson-Odoi on course and James placing in one other show at right-back.
And Frank Lampard has despatched out an ominous warning to Chelsea’s high 4 rivals, suggesting there may be loads extra to return.
“It is just the start of it in terms of first team football,” Lampard stated.
“It’s the beginning of the partnership and it must be labored on and honed in.
“They each have completely different abilities. When Callum is greater and working at folks and being aggressive like he was as we speak, and Reece is behind him in fact it’s a massive factor.
Chelsea dealt January switch blow
Manchester United and Chelsea goal Timo Werner will not be leaving Purple Bull Leipzig this month, in line with stories.
The German striker is reportedly open to leaving the Bundesliga facet, with a bunch of European suitors eager on his signature, together with Chelsea.
Nonetheless, in line with Specific Sport , Werner needs to remain at Leipzig till the top of the season.
Werner has scored 18 objectives and registered six assists from 17 matches to this point to fireplace his facet to the highest of the desk.
Blues make Lewis Dunk ‘enquiry’
In accordance with the Instances , Chelsea have despatched an enquiry to Brighton over the provision of central defender Lewis Dunk.
Frank Lampard is wanting so as to add to his squad, with the Blues struggling defensively at instances this season, and reportedly may flip to Dunk, who has one full England worldwide cap to his identify.
It’s claimed that Brighton have valued the defender at a price of round £50million.
Nonetheless, the report additionally states that the Seagulls wouldn’t stand within the defender’s manner in becoming a member of a membership with the stature of Chelsea ought to an affordable provide be made.