Mourinho credits Lampard for Mason Mount’s development

Former Chelsea and Tottenham manager Jose Mourinho has credited Frank Lampard for Mason Mount’s development. The England international’s performances under Thomas Tuchel was instrumental in helping them achieve top four in the league, and win the Champions League against Manchester City. Having played under Lampard at Derby, the youngster was handed his first-team breakthrough atContinue reading “Mourinho credits Lampard for Mason Mount’s development”

Chelsea defeat Real Madrid to set up all-English Champions League final

Thomas Tuchel became the first manager to reach back-to-back Champions League finals with two different clubs as Chelsea defeated Real Madrid 2-0 to set up an all-English final against Manchester City. Despite wasting numerous goalscoring opportunities, the Blues looked comfortable throughout the game, as goals from Timo Werner and Mason Mount helped Chelsea overcome theContinue reading “Chelsea defeat Real Madrid to set up all-English Champions League final”

Resilient Chelsea defeat Porto

Chelsea weathered an early onslaught to defeat Porto 2-0 and take a huge step towards qualifying for Champions League semifinal. Despite Chelsea’s poor performance, goals from Mason Mount and Ben Chilwell ensured the Blues will take a two goal advantage into the second leg next week. Porto started the game with a very high intensityContinue reading “Resilient Chelsea defeat Porto”

West Brom hand Tuchel his first Chelsea defeat

West Bromwich Albion defeated Chelsea 5-2 at Stamford Bridge to hand Thomas Tuchel his first defeat as Chelsea Head Coach. Having taken the lead in the 27th minute, Chelsea seemed to be heading to a routine win, until Thiago Silva’s red card turned the game on its head. Both teams played out an entertaining 3-3Continue reading “West Brom hand Tuchel his first Chelsea defeat”

Tuchel worried ahead of Atletico Madrid clash

Chelsea Head Coach Thomas Tuchel has admitted he is worried about his team due to the suspension of Jorginho and Mason Mount for their return leg clash against Atletico Madrid. The Blues secured a vital away win against Diego Simeone’s men last month to take a step closer to qualify for the quarterfinals. In additionContinue reading “Tuchel worried ahead of Atletico Madrid clash”

Spectacular Giroud goal helps Chelsea defeat Atletico Madrid

Chelsea extended their unbeaten run under Thomas Tuchel to 8 games as the Blues earned a vital 1-0 away win in their round of 16 first leg tie against Atletico Madrid. Tuchel’s men put in an impressive performance at Bucharest to shut out a stubborn Diego Simeone’s side by dominating possession and defending astutely. TheContinue reading “Spectacular Giroud goal helps Chelsea defeat Atletico Madrid”

Lacklustre Chelsea drop points against Southampton

Chelsea missed the opportunity to reduce the gap with second-placed Manchester United as they played out a 1-1 draw against Southampton. Despite having over 70% of possession, the Blues struggled to create any clearcut opportunities against the Saints. The Blues remain unbeaten under Thomas Tuchel, having won 4 and drawn 2 since his arrival. FirstContinue reading “Lacklustre Chelsea drop points against Southampton”

Mason Mount thanks Frank Lampard

Chelsea midfielder Mason Mount has thanked Frank Lampard after the Blues legend was sacked on Monday following a run of poor results. Chelsea’s league form of five defeats in their last eight matches prompted the board to fire Lampard after having invested over 250£m in the summer. Having played under Lampard for Derby County inContinue reading “Mason Mount thanks Frank Lampard”

Kante to miss game against Leicester

Frank Lampard confirmed N’Golo Kante will miss the trip to Leicester after failing to recover from his hamstring injury. The Blues take on a high flying Leceister, who are currently third in the table after their win against Southampton on Saturday. Chelsea returned to winning ways after a poor run of results by defeating FulhamContinue reading “Kante to miss game against Leicester”

Lampard sends message to Werner

Timo Werner had another miserable outing in Chelsea’s win against Fulham on Saturday. Frank Lampard’s men struggled to break down a resilient Fulham side, who were reduced to 10 men after Antonee Robinson was shown a direct red card for his rash challenge on Azpilicueta. Mason Mount spared the blushes for Chelsea, as the midfielderContinue reading “Lampard sends message to Werner”