Hired for 121 million euros in early February, Enzo Fernández soon found himself in the starting line-up of Chelsea. In the two matches in which he played for English Championshipthe midfielder played every minute and already leads the team’s statistics.
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This Saturday, Chelsea draw with West Ham 1-1, out of home. the goal of Blues came out of a well-aimed pass by Enzo Fernández, who found João Félix in the back of the defense to score. This was the Argentine’s first assist for the London club.
In your debut against Fulham, Enzo also made a great pass over the top for Kai Havertz to come face to face with the opposing goalkeeper, but the German wasted the opportunity. According to Footstats data, the 22-year-old midfielder has hit five shots in his first two games with Chelsea’s shirt.
In addition, Enzo Fernández is the leader in tackles for the Blues, with six steals, and is also the player with the most blocks of opposing finishes in the last two games.
Chelsea’s next challenge will be Champions League this Wednesday, from 5 pm (Brasília time). The team led by Graham Potter faces Borussia Dortmund at home, for the first leg of the round of 16.
🇦🇷 Enzo Fernández among Chelsea players in their first 2 Premier League games:
🥇in tackles (6)
🥇 in game turns (2)
🥇 in assists (1)
🥇 in submission block (2)
🥇by Footstats Index
🥉3rd in correct throws (5) pic.twitter.com/i0DzDvUkaO
— Footstats I2A (@Footstats) February 11, 2023
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