Chelsea striker Tammy Abraham has played down concerns over a serious-looking hip injury that he sustained during the team’s 2-2 Champions League draw at Valencia on Wednesday.
Chelsea 2-0 Crystal Palace
Chelsea beat Crystal Palace 2-0 to move up to second in the Premier League on Saturday, while Tottenham’s troubles continued with a draw at home to Sheffield United.
Chelsea 4-2 Burnley
Christian Pulisic hit the first hat-trick of his career as Chelsea crushed Burnley 4-2 on Saturday while Manchester City overcame a sluggish start to beat Aston Villa and increase the pressure on Liverpool.
Frank Lampard has backed Tammy Abraham to score regularly for England after his impressive start to the season for Chelsea was rewarded with a call-up to the national squad.
Chelsea 5-2 Wolverhampton Wanderers
Chelsea striker Tammy Abraham scored a superb hat-trick as they beat Wolverhampton Wanderers 5-2 in their Premier League clash on Saturday, spoiling the home side’s celebration of the 130th anniversary of their Molineux Stadium.
Chelsea right-back Davide Zappacosta has joined Roma on an initial six-month loan. As part of the deal there is the option to extend the loan until the end of the season.
Liverpool players celebrate with the trophy after winning the UEFA Super Cup 2019 football match between FC Liverpool and FC Chelsea at Besiktas Park Stadium in Istanbul on August 14, 2019.
Stand-in goalkeeper Adrian was the hero as his save from Tammy Abraham allowed Liverpool to beat Chelsea 5-4 on penalties and win the Uefa Super Cup on Wednesday after a richly entertaining match in Istanbul finished 2-2 at the end of extra time.
Mason Mount has yet to make a competitive senior appearance for Chelsea.
Mason Mount continued to press his claim for a starting role for Chelsea this season as he scored twice in a 4-3 friendly win at Reading.The Blues trailed early on to Josh Barrett’s delicious lob.