‘On another level’, ‘Lampard like’, some Chelsea fans praise 25-year-old’s stellar display vs Red Bull Salzburg

A selection of Chelsea supporters have hailed the performance of midfielder Ross Barkley during the club’s 5-3 pre-season win over Red Bull Salzburg on Wednesday evening.

The England international had been in impressive form coming into the game with goals in successive friendlies, and he continued the run by contributing a couple of sublime assists as well as converting a penalty.… Read More

Barkley and Mount start, Predicted Chelsea lineup (4-2-3-1) to face Red Bull Salzburg

Chelsea play their second-last pre-season friendly against Red Bull Salzburg on the road tonight. Frank Lampard has generally preferred to play with different lineups for the first and second half respectively, but he may consider offering more minutes to the players, who are likely to feature in the season opener in less than two weeks’ time.… Read More