Olivier Giroud’s first goal under Maurizio Sarri sealed Chelsea’s progression to the Europa League knockout rounds with a 1-0 win at BATE on Thursday.
Eden Hazard will play at most 50 minutes of Chelsea’s Europa League match at BATE, but Alvaro Morata and Cesc Fabregas have not travelled with the squad.
Chelsea striker Alvaro Morata conceded he even blamed the rain for missed chances during his fallow period in front of goal.
Alvaro Morata continued his strong recent form with a brace as Chelsea beat Crystal Palace 3-1 at Stamford Bridge in the Premier League on Sunday.
Goals by Alvaro Morata, Ross Barkley, Willian and Ruben Loftus-Cheek gave Chelsea a resounding 4-0 victory against Burnley and move into second spot on the Premier League table.
Eden Hazard might want to join Real Madrid but the Belgium star will not try to force through a move, according to Chelsea teammate Alvaro Morata.
Alvaro Morata’s emotional response to scoring his first Chelsea goal since the middle of August was welcomed by Maurizio Sarri.
Alvaro Morata ended his goal drought to earn Chelsea a 1-0 home win against Vidi in the Europa League.
Marcos Alonso scored the winner after Arsenal came from two goals down as Chelsea beat the Gunners 3-2 in their Premier League encounter at Stamford Bridge on Saturday evening, writes DEAN WORKMAN.
Petr Cech was Arsenal’s hero against former club Chelsea as Unai Emery’s side triumphed 6-5 in a penalty shoot-out after a tremendous 1-1 International Champions Cup draw in Dublin.