Chelsea’s Terry Praise Compactness in Survival
London – Chelsea showed a good performance defensively at the start of this season. According to the Blues captain, John Terry, it is not only the share of defenders.
Chelsea conceding seven goals in seven Premier League matches this season. That number is one of the least among the other teams. Only Southampton, who conceded five goals, which could be better.
Chelsea defense meeting, said Terry, is the fruit of his team cohesiveness on the field. He praised the players who participated last character attack when the opponent had the ball.
“Everyone questioned defense early in the season, but it will happen,” said Terry told the London Evening Standard.
“There are so many good teams and individuals in the league, we will concede,” he added.
“The important thing when attacked we can score goals, as long as we did not concede too much,” said the former England captain is.
“We had some clean sheets in a row, in terms of our defense performed very well, not just the back four but also players like Eden (Hazard), Andre (Schuerrle) that drops down and can also go up,” said Terry.
Chelsea is by far the most productive teams in the Premier League after packing 21 goals. Jose Mourinho’s side has now topped the standings with 19 collection points.