Chelsea put a troubled pre-season behind them to start their Premier League campaign with a 1-0 win at Everton on Saturday thanks to Jorginho’s penalty.
While the World Cup in Qatar later this year is sure to be a star-studded event, there will be some big names missing from the action.
Thomas Tuchel has revealed penalty supremo Jorginho has “sacrificed himself” for Chelsea for weeks on end.
Chelsea duo N’Golo Kante and Jorginho will battle it out with Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi and Kylian Mbappe for The Best FIFA men’s player award for 2021.
Timo Werner won a penalty on his Chelsea debut as second-half goals from Reece James and Kurt Zouma ensured they began the Premier League season with a 3-1 win at Brighton and Hove Albion.
Frank Lampard has addressed transfer speculation surrounding Bayer Leverkusen star Kai Havertz and Chelsea midfielder Jorginho in his media conference on Friday.
Jorginho’s agent Joao Santos has claimed that ‘two top European clubs’ have been in contact over the Chelsea midfielder’s availability.
Jorginho’s agent, Joao Santos, insists Juventus have not asked about the Chelsea star, though admits any player would like to play for the Serie A champions.
Chelsea midfielder Jorginho has admitted that he considered leaving the club during his first season at Stamford Bridge.
The agent of Chelsea midfielder Jorginho says he knows nothing about rumours linking the midfielder with a reunion with Maurizio Sarri at Juventus, and claims he could instead sign a contract extension at Stamford Bridge.