Chelsea have made perfect start to the new campaign as Thomas Tuchel’s men beating Championship side Peterborough United in the closed door friendlies matches at Cobham training base this morning.
The Champions League holder made good start to the game and found themselves taken the lead through Tammy Abraham, who scored 12 goals across all the competitions last term.
Davide Zappacosta, Ross Barkley, and Drinkwater was among Chelsea players that start the matches as trio given opportunities to impresss under Thomas Tuchel, who appointed as Blues boss towards the end of January.
Hakim Ziyech, then, came off the bench in second-half of the game to double Chelsea lead with a stunning strike.
The Morocco international, who endured a mixed season in his debut campaign in England, working hard to get back to his energetic intelligent and handsomely performances, and he already started new campaign in high spirits.
Starting Line Up Chelsea vs Peterborough for the first half (3-4-2-1) : Kepa, Clarke-Salter, Chalobah, Sarr, Zappacosta, Drinkwater, Barkley, Alonso, Pulisic, Odoi, Abraham.
Maatsen, Broja, Gallagher, Ziyech, Baker, Baba Rahman and Ugbo all featured in the second half of the game as Thomas Tuchel’s squad kick-off their campaign in perfect styles.
Meanwhile, reports from those witnessed the game have confirmed the matches ended 6-1 as both Tammy Abraham and Pulisic put the Blues 2-0 up at halftime.
Hakim Ziyech, then scored an hat-rick in second-half of the game before Broja scored the last goal, Mendy and Kepa both had the game off.
Jamie Cumming played the first 60 minutes then Lucas Bergstrom got brought in for him.