The International break seems to be about the Chelsea players, as a large number of the Chelsea squad players has gone on to display great performances for their respective countries in the international scene.
Frank Lampard would be glad that he players has continued in the good form that the club has established before the international break with their countries.
In this article, we will be looking at how the Chelsea players has dominated the international games, with their performances for their countries.
1. Hakim Ziyech (3 goals & 2 assists)
Chelsea new boy, Hakim Ziyech is currently one of the most inform players in the world, as he has contributed ten goals in his last 5 appearances for both club and country, scoring five and assisting another 5.
Ziyech is one of the most productive players in this international matches, helping his country with a two leg win against Central African Republic, scoring 3 goals and assisting 2 goals across both legs.
2. Timo Werner (2 goals)
After a slow start to the season in Chelsea, Timo Werner seem to be getting his feet at the club, and has also extended that form to the national team on international duties.
Werner was unstoppable for Germany in the game against Ukraine, scoring a brace to take the lead for the UEFA nation’s League golden boot, ahead of Romelu Lukaku.3. Oliver Giroud (2 goals)
Despite Oliver Giroud’s lack of games for Chelsea this season, he still look sharp for France on international duty, as he helped France to a 4–2 win against Sweden.
Giroud would have sent a massage to Frank Lampard with his two goals for France, so as to give him more playing time.4. Callum Hodson-Odoi (2 goals & 1 Assists)
After scoring 1 and assisting 1 in the England under 21 euro qualifiers against Andorra, he also went on to open the scoring in the 5–0 trashing of Albania.
Across two games, Hodson-Odoi made three goal contributions for the England under 21, which could give Frank Lampard a selection headache on the return of club football.
5. Matteo Kovacic (2 goals)
Matteo Kovacic who is a rare goal scorer is the latest Chelsea players that has proven to Frank Lampard, that he also knowns how to put the ball at the back of the net
Kovacic was impressive for Croatia, as he opened the scoring in the game against Portugal, before adding a second later in the second half of the game.
6. Ngolo Kante (1 goal)
Ngolo Kante was also on the scored sheet to help France secure a 1–0 win against Portugal, and also made them the first team that qualify for the finals of the UEFA Nation’s League.
7. Jorginho (1 goal)
Jorginho also scored from a spot kick for Italy against Poland, so as to remind Frank Lampard that he still has the ability to score from the spot, after Chelsea change their penalty taker to Timo Werner.
8. Edouard Mendy (2 Clean sheets)
Mendy has continued to keep clean sheets at international level, as he kept two clean sheet in two matches, to help Senegal qualify for the Afcon tournament.
Thiago Silva, Reece James, and Emerson Palmieri all kept clean sheets in games for their respective countries.The Chelsea players dominated the international matches by making 16 goals contribution, scoring 13 and assisting 3 .
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