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100% duels, most tackles won: Lampard must start Chelsea ace after superb City display – Opinion

Faithflourish 06/26/2020

Chelsea made a stride nearer to making sure about Champions League football after a determined triumph over title victors Manchester City. 

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The emphasis might be on Liverpool winning their first league title in quite a while, however, nothing should detract from a flexible execution from the Blues at Stamford Bridge. 


Some early brightness from Christian Pulisic opened up the scoring with a cool and formed penalty from Willian adjusting the match. Be that as it may, Chelsea's backline ought to likewise be praised for their solid guarded showcase, with Andreas Christensen specifically sticking out. 

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Christensen flaunted the best-guarded details out of Chelsea's whole protection, going about as a human divider in the core of the back four. The 24-year-old kept up a 93% passing exactness rating and won 100% of duels endeavored which incorporates six ground duels and two aerials (through Sofascore).


He additionally finished three clearances and four handles, which was supposedly the most elevated in the entire game (by means of FotMob). 

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Furthermore, the Denmark global made a goalscoring opportunity and enrolled a shot on track. Just as finishing 2/2 spills – details which feature his strong cautious mindfulness and capacity to get forward also. 

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Christensen has been included only 17 times in Lampard's group this season, however, his solid execution against City should make him one of the principal names in the group sheet going ahead.

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