UEFA Nations League: Chelsea striker Timo Werner scored twice on his return to Leipzig Saturday as Germany went top of their Nations League group with a convincing 3-1 win over Ukraine.
Chelsea's three of the new signings, Ben Chilwell, Thiago Silva and Timo Werner were on the scoresheet on Saturday, while another Hakim Ziyech won man-of--the-match for two assists.
UEFA have asked FIFA president Gianni Infantino to change the handball rule to stop "growing frustration", European football's governing body confirmed on Thursday.
Uruguay striker Cavani almost scored with his first touch after coming off the bench in the second half, but Manchester United were unable to break down Chelsea's well-drilled defence.
Premier League: Jannik Vestergaard bludgeoned home an added-time equaliser for Southampton from a free-kick that Chelsea failed to clear.
Victory takes Liverpool level on points with Everton, Arsenal and Crystal Palace at the top of the table.
Amadou Haidara scored the third goal for RB Leipzig, who defeated Mainz 3-1 in the Bundesliga.
Timo Werner marked his Premier League debut by winning a penalty, but the Germany star took a whack on his leg as he was tripped by Brighton keeper in the incident.
Chelsea manager Frank Lampard has splashed out on a host of new signings and the early returns on his lavish investment were promising.
After a series of lucrative signings, Chelsea will begin their Premier League campaign away at Brighton on Tuesday.
Chelsea have brought plenty of fresh faces for the upcoming Premier League season and Frank Lampard believes that this puts more pressure on his team.
Jose Luis Gaya's late goal gave Spain a 1-1 draw away in Germany on Thursday as the start of the UEFA Nations League marked the return of international football in Europe.
As many as 2,500 supporters witnessed the pre-season friendly match between Chelsea and Brighton that ended in a 1-1 draw.
Timo Werner said his conversation with Chelsea manager Frank Lampard convinced him to choose The Blues over Liverpool.
Chelsea can cap an encouraging first season in charge for Frank Lampard if they beat Arsenal in the FA Cup final at Wembley on Saturday.
The coronavirus outbreak, which put the Premier League on hold for three months, is likely to have a significant impact on the football transfer market.
Chelsea manager Frank Lampard believes Timo Werner's decision to join the club next season is an exciting sign of where the Blues are headed.
Chelsea have secured the services of one of Europe's most coveted players with club director Marina Granovskaia hailing Timo Werner's "rare mix of being young and exciting and yet established and proven".