Chelsea centre-back Gary Cahill has named the two players essential for Chelsea if they are to successfully compete for the title this year: striker Diego Costa and playmaker Eden Hazard.
Cahill, 30, has been part of Chelsea manager Antonio Conte’s reformed 3-5-2 back-line which has kept four successive Premier League clean sheets, picking up four straight league victories in that time.
For the England international though, it is the men up the other end of the pitch who are fundamental for the […]
Gary Cahill hailed Chelsea’s performance in their 4-0 drubbing of Manchester United as one where his side “dominated from the first minute to the last”.
Cahill, captaining Chelsea in John Terry’s absence, grabbed Chelsea’s second goal with a close-range finish after Pedro had given the Blues the lead within 30 seconds.
It is Chelsea’s third consecutive Premier League win, and Antonio Conte’s men have now scored nine goals without reply across those games after Eden Hazard and N’Golo Kante added second-half strikes.
Chelsea defender Gary Cahill feels his season has been ‘tarnished’ by some glaring individual errors that are not necessarily representative of his overall form.
The England international was at fault for goals conceded against Swansea City and Arsenal, but is confident he can get back to his best after a rough patch.
Cahill, 30, does not feel overly concerned by his performances, saying he started the season well before making mistakes that were completely of his own making, rather than being due […]