Goals win football matches and, however cliché that old adage is, we can’t run away from it. Whether Andy Carroll can be a reliable source of goals for Chelsea, however, is another thing altogether.
Chelsea have secured the immediate future of the highly rated Andreas Christensen by committing him to a fresh four-and-a-half-year contract. The club announced through its director Marina Granovskaia on Wednesday evening that the Dane would be staying with Chelsea till at least 2022.
The Blues have sealed their first major winter signing and coach Antonio Conte is delighted.
Barely 24 hours after the Gunners boss was charged for his furious reaction to a late penalty against his side at West Brom, another spot-kick proved the turning point as Chelsea held Arsenal at the Emirates.
Alvaro Morata has come under fire over the past 24 hours following his failure to score in his side’s thrilling London derby with Arsenal last night.