- Sun Aug 26 1:29 PM
CHELSEA face Newcastle in the Premier League this afternoon but which members of Maurizio Sarri’s squad are injured and who is fit to play? Find out the latest team news and predicted line-up.
|He showed what he can do and has given us something different,
said Newcastle manager Rafa Benitez. I was happy with Joselu, Ayoze [Perez] and [Yoshinori] Muto, but he's a different kind of striker.
When we signed Rondon we were after a striker who could win the ball in the air, hold the ball up, score goals and has some mobility as well,
said Benitez. We knew about his mentality, we knew he could bring something different.
We are lucky to have some young players coming to help the first team and he did well,
Obviously after an important win, everybody is a little bit happier,