Connect with us

Fans Zone

Chelsea fans heap praise on Hakim Ziyech after 1-0 winner goal vs Man City (See Tweets)

Published

on

A selection of Chelsea fans on Twitter heaped praise on Hakim Ziyech as he scored the crucial winner in the FA Cup semi-final against Manchester City on Saturday.

The Morocco international impressed before the international break with goals in back-to-back games against Atletico Madrid and Sheffield United.

However, he had a poor showing in the 5-2 drubbing by West Bromwich Albion, and was substituted in the 33rd minute after Thiago Silva’s sending off.

Ziyech played just 11 minutes over the next three games, but he was a surprise starter in the false number nine role against the Cityzens yesterday.

Hot News!!   Chelsea Press Conference Live: Frank Lampard on Luton, his future as manager and Tomori latest

The 28-year-old scored in the opening five minutes from a Timo Werner pass, but the goal was chalked off as the latter was in an offside position.

He finally grabbed his goal in the 55th minute. Werner put the ball on the plate for him to convert into an empty net after goalkeeper Zack Steffen was out of position.

Ziyech had the chance to double the advantage before the hour mark, but he squandered an easy opportunity as he fired straight at the keeper.

That did not prove costly as the Blues hanged on to secure a victory. They have reached their fourth FA Cup final in five seasons.

Some of the fans were pleased for Ziyech, and here are a few reactions on Twitter.

Ziyech has had a tough debut campaign with the Blues, but has picked up form over the past month with three goals across all competitions.

Hot News!!   Chelsea News Today!! Tuchel Admits he has bewn Unfair to Chelsea Midfelder after Everton Win

He was handed a surprise start despite the fine form of Christian Pulisic and Kai Havertz, and prove his worth with the winning strike.

There is still room for improvement with his finishing. The same can be said about the rest of the team.

Ben Chilwell and Timo Werner had good scoring opportunities against the Cityzens which they failed to capitalise on.

The Blues are in league action against Brighton & Hove Albion on Tuesday night. They can go to third on the table with a victory

er
 

Last 24-hours

Injury Update

Transfer News

Featured3 weeks ago

Bayern munich star Robert Lewandowski speaks on Possible move to Chelsea

Bayern Munich goalscoring sensation Robert Lewandowski has refused to rule out the prospect of leaving the German heavyweights, insisting he...

Post-Match4 weeks ago

How much chelsea will make if the win against man city

Victory against Manchester City in the Champions League final on Saturday night will be worth more than £95m in prize...

Transfer News2 months ago

Transfer: Thomas Tuchel wants Chelsea to sign this PSG key player

Thomas Tuchel has reportedly asked the Chelsea board to get Marquinhos from PSG. The German manager is eager to reunite...

Transfer News2 months ago

Chelsea target these 3 big name players ahead of 2021/2022 season

We keep hearing that Chelsea are expected to be quite busy again in the transfer market this summer as the...

Transfer News2 months ago

Dortmund Director Claims Haaland Has Already Made A Decision On His Future

Borussia Dortmund director Sebastian Kehl has said that Erling Haaland intends to stay at the Bundesliga club beyond the end...

Transfer News2 months ago

TRANSFER: £105 million La Liga superstar OFFICIALLY opens door to Chelsea and Premier League move

Atletico Madrid goalkeeper and Chelsea target Jan Oblak has left the door open to a possible Premier League move. Oblak...

Transfer News2 months ago

Who To Sign? – Chelsea on the hunt for a new left back, with two names mentioned

Chelsea could still end up losing both Marcos Alonso and Emerson Palmieri this summer as the pair could well look...

Transfer News2 months ago

Tuchel and Chelsea target La Liga defender with €35m release fee.

Chelsea are plotting a €35 million swoop for Villareal left-back Alfonso Pedraza, according to the latest reports. Marcos Alonso and...

Transfer News2 months ago

TRANSFER: Chelsea keen on to agree deal for 20-year-old Man City star

Arsenal and Chelsea are reportedly considering to hijack Eric Garcia’s proposed move to La Liga giants Barcelona after the Catalans...

Transfer News2 months ago

“Thomas Tuchel wants him’ Reports Claims Chelsea Are interested in Nigerian International Kelechi Iheanacho

Chelsea are one of three Premier League teams who are pursuing Leicester City striker Kelechi Iheanacho, according to Fichajes.net. The...

Trending