Sky Sports activities pundit Michael Dawson was left unimpressed by Chelsea attacker Kai Havertz’s efficiency in opposition to Leeds United. The Blues gained the match at Stamford Bridge by a scoreline of 1–0. Wesley Fofana, who returned to motion after a prolonged harm lay-off, scored the one aim of the match from a nook.
The Blues lastly gained a league match after a barren run of 5 matches. Whereas the consequence was definitely a a lot welcome one for Graham Potter’s aspect, Dawson was not satisfied with Havertz’s efficiency.
He informed Sky Sports activities Information:
“Kai Havertz, he is not a quantity 9… He would not wish to keep between the sticks… He simply roams, and he did not trigger them any issues.”
Havertz took just one shot on track, accomplished and tried zero dribbles, and accomplished one cross throughout the match in opposition to Leeds United.
The previous Bayer Leverkusen star, who was an vital participant for Chelsea throughout the preliminary days of his profession on the membership, has struggled for kind in current occasions.
In 32 matches this season, Havertz has scored solely six objectives and offered one help. Since his arrival at Stamford Bridge in 2020, the German worldwide has scored 29 objectives and offered 15 assists in 124 matches for the west Londoners.
The Blues, in the meantime, remained in tenth spot regardless of their win. They at the moment have 34 factors on the board after 25 league video games.
Chelsea boss Graham Potter reacts to the much-welcome win in opposition to Leeds United
Chelsea’s current lack of kind has seen the stress pile on Graham Potter’s place as supervisor. The win in opposition to Leeds United was a short lived aid not just for Potter, however for the whole membership.
Potter acknowledged and informed the media after the sport that the staff deserved the win after struggling a lot. Talking after the sport, Potter stated (by way of the Guardian):
“It is a good three factors and an vital three factors, It is good for confidence and morale. The boys have been struggling as a result of they care – they actually do – and our supporters have been struggling as properly. It has been a tricky interval so the win offers us an opportunity to get better and put together for a large sport on Tuesday.”
The Blues are set to tackle Borussia Dortmund within the second leg of the spherical of 16 of the UEFA Champions League of their subsequent sport. Potter’s aspect misplaced the primary leg at Sign Iduna Park by a scoreline of 1–0.
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