Maurizio Sarri to block Chelsea FC January exit for 22-year-old

Annette Crawford
November 9, 2018

Fabregas was excluded from the travelling party due to illness, while Morata - who has scored four goals in his past four Premier League appearances - has been granted a rest.

Chelsea head coach Maurizio Sarri will continue to restrict the 27-year-old's game time in Belarus, though he insists it is not a gamble to include him in the squad. "I think we could have done better".

'The best situation this evening is the result.

'It wasn't very easy to play a good game here. Sarri is likely to go all out to secure top spot before giving his younger players a chance. There was all the conditions to play very badly, for the cold, for the opponents, for the pitch, for everything.

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"We know he isn't a prolific goalscorer from midfield but when you watch him closely what he does is he drives with the ball".

The Daily Mirror is claiming that the east London club are keen on a move to try and bring the England worldwide to the London Stadium for the second half of the current campaign.

Both sides were the beneficiaries of comical own goals in a insane first half which ended with Glenn Middleton putting the Scots 3-2 ahead, but Luiz Adriano and Sofiane Hanni both scored in the space of 71 seconds to snatch Spartak victory.

Salzburg, semi-finalists last season, qualified for the next round with a 5-2 thrashing of Rosenborg in the group's other match, with Japanese forward Takumi Minamino scoring a hat-trick.

"It's very important because then we can talk again about this competition in February". The Blues are now six points clear of the three other teams in Group L with just nine points to play for and a win would see them unreachable for the team in third. He is a very important for us. "But I don't want him to be anxious about scoring because for us he's very important".

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