Edward Mendy the current Chelsea number one goalkeeper is ranked by FIFA as one of the world class goalkeepers of all-time . The keeper who currently have 9 clean sheets has emerged to be the best and is fans favourite in Chelsea football club. However, his life was full of downs and ups to an extent of almost quiting his Football Career.
The African Cup Of Nations is soon taking shape as it begins on Saturday until 9th February next month. Many eyes will be focused on which team will win this silverware. Currently, Algeria is the champion contentors who won after beating Senegal. These two teams proved to be having good players last time and they met thrice in last time's Afcon competition.
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Photo Courtesy. Since taking over from Frank Lampard, New Chelsea manager Tomas Tuchel has managed to change the team's fortunes with Chelsea going on to win the champions league. Chelsea have started the season very well winning their opening two matches against Crystal Palace and Arsenal.
Since the arrival of Edward Mendy at Stamford Bridge, it has been a very frustrating season to the French International Kapa Arrizabalaga. The 27 year old joined Chelsea in August 2018 and has played a total of 115 games for the club since he join. Kepa has been a very crucial player both in the pitch and outside the pitch.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has said Liverpool failed to beat Chelsea because of their game plan of parking the bus. Klopp has said it was so hard for Liverpool to break the Chelsea defence which had 8 players. The situation was made harder by having a smart Edward Mendy in goalposts
Welcome to my article I really appreciate your support. Remember to comment and sharing the article . Today we are going to look at the latest news from giant clubs in Europe. Chelsea football club This is one of the biggest clubs in London and they are the champions league title holders.
In 2020 Chelsea under the Management of Frankie Lampard sighed aSenegal Goalkeeper from French league , France League 1and Rennes was the Team. This idea of Sighning the Goalkeeper was from former Legend Peter Cech,Mendy made his first debut in the premier league when Chelsea were playing with Liverpool the ended in in adraw but after penalties Chelsea lost
Chelsea super stars Edward Mendy and Hakim Ziyech are set to miss Chelsea matches for one month.Mendy is supposed to be with his national team but he needed to seek medical attention and was left behind.He will be seeing his dentist for a tooth operation.
Chelsea is among the best performing teams for now under the new coach.Thomas Tuchel seems to win most games after keeping the clean sheet in 14 games conceding only two goals.Despite these, Chelsea dealt with an injury setbck on two players.
Senegal International and Chelsea goalkeeper Edward Mendy has scooped another award, barely a month after winning the champions league. Mendy was voted and named the African Footballer of the Year at Ghana Football awards. He defeated the continent's iconic players like Mohammed Salah, Sadio Mane, Riyad Mahrez, and Eymeric Abaumeyang.
Following an international break that was given a few days ago.Different players from different European clubs resumed to their respective countries for special Matches which includes African Cup Of Nation qualifications and world cup qualifications.Chelsea are expected to face westbrom next weekend after the break.
Chelsea will be looking to keep up their good form as they face Aston Villa. Their last game before the international break was against Liverpool which ended in a draw. Chelsea will be hoping to bounce back with a win as try to push for the premier league title this season.
Last week Chelsea suffered their first defeat this season in the premier league. Mid week they also suffered another defeat in the champions league. Most people may believe that people have cracked Tuchel's tactics. In the last two games they have only managed three shots on target that came in their game against Juventus.
Since Tuchel took over, Chelsea have been performing at the highest level. Mid week they manage to secure their first win of the champions league this season. And in the premier league they have manage to have a draw as their worst result this season, conceding only one goal from a spot kick.
Chelsea has emerged the super cup champions after a tense penalty shootout against Villarreal. Tuchel surprised fans after replacing their first option goalkeeper, Edward Mendy with Kepa Arrizabalaga in the last minute of the extra time. But eventually, Kepa seals Tuchel's men to win the Super Cup after saving two penalties.
Chelsea are the defending champions of Europe, they will be hoping to reach the maximum level in this season's champions league. They begin there campaign against Zenit at Stamford bridge on Tuesday night. From the press conference held by Tuchel the whole squad seem fit except for Pulisic who has an ankle problem and Ngolo Kante who is recovering from the same problem, Ruben Loftus Cheek and Sarr will be in the squad.
Mendy will not be joining up with Senegal for the international break over the next two weeks as he will remain in London.
Fans have saluted their Captain Azpilicueta who once again defended so well for 90+ mins, more than half being against a strong Liverpool. Azplicueta who played his 300th premier league game made 9 clearances, 6 tackles, 3 interceptions, wasn’t dribbled past. In the Chelsea squad the star had the Most touches (79), Most passes (53), Most clearances (9), Joint-most tackles (6).Putting in a captains performance for the Blues.
Manchester City are set to take up Chelsea in their ever first UCL final in the competition. The Manchester based club will be looking to push for a win against the Thomas Tuchel side in the bitter final which has brought together the two English Premier league rivals. Pep Guardiola recently admitted that he knows the match will not be an easy one having lost twice to the German tactician this season.
Kepa Arrizabalaga has been warming the bench since Chelsea bought Edward Mendy.Edward Mendy became Chelsea's first choice goalkeeper after just a couple of matches in which he produced world class saves.Since then, Mendy has been the manager's and fan's favourite.