CHELSEA are in a strong position heading into the international break after a convincing 2-0 win against Crystal Palace.
And the Blues could be bolstered in the summer with Elseid Hysaj finally joining after a failed bid in the last window.
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MAURIZIO SARRI reportedly has set his sights on three Chelsea players.
Corriere dello Sport claim the ex-Blues boss is keen on landing Willian in January.
Emerson and Marcos Alonso are also on his radar.
KURT ZOUMA claims Olivier Giroud is still working hard in training despite being “frustrated” at Chelsea.
He told Canal+: “He is frustrated, he wants to play more.
“Like any football player, he wants to be on the pitch, but he is taking everything calmly.
“He is a professional, he works hard in training. I have a lot of respect for the player he is.”
GLENN HODDLE reckons Frank Lampard’s youngsters will be good enough to lift the Premier League title in two seasons' time.
He told Premier League Productions: “They’re a very exciting team to watch.
“I don’t know whether those youngsters would have had a chance without the [transfer] embargo, but they’ve been given a chance.
“The one key thing is, when you put youngsters in they’ve got to be good enough, and these guys are good enough.
“There’s five of them there that I think in two years time they’re going to be ready to win the league.
“I really do feel that there’s a foundation, building blocks there to really go on and become something special.”
DIDIER DROGBA and Frank Lampard inspired Jadon Sancho as a youngster.
The Dortmund star told the Independent: “Ronaldinho was the main guy I used to watch on YouTube.
“But I liked Frank Lampard quite a lot and Didier Drogba when they were playing for Chelsea.
“They were the three players I looked up to.”
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