Incredible stat emerges after Tammy Abraham’s goal for Chelsea in Lille

first_img 1 Tammy Abraham’s brilliant debut season for Chelsea continued on Wednesday evening as he claimed his first ever Champions League goal.The Blues forward put his side ahead when he collected a pass from Fikayo Tomori and controlled the ball before firing home. And following his strike, a brilliant stat has emerged which has once again shown how well these young English stars are playing for Frank Lampard.Abraham’s goal was Chelsea’s first in the Champions League scored and assisted by two English players since March 2012, when Lampard himself set up John Terry against Napoli.Coincidentally, that was the year Chelsea went onto win their first ever Champions League title – so could this be a good omen for the west London side? Chelsea Twitter center_img 1 – Tammy Abraham’s goal (assisted by Fikayo Tomori) was Chelsea’s first in the Champions League scored and assisted by two English players since March 2012, when Frank Lampard set up John Terry against Napoli. Lions. pic.twitter.com/GxQgJAAoIA— OptaJoe (@OptaJoe) October 2, 2019Unfortunately for Chelsea, their lead didn’t last long as Lille were level with just over half an hour gone as their leading scorer Victor Osimhen rose highest to head home a corner.Jonathan Bamba’s flag-kick was converted by the Nigerian for his seventh goal of the season – another goal in which Chelsea have failed to deal with a set-piece.However, thankfully for Lampard, Willian struck late on to secured a crucial first three points for the Blues in Group H. Abraham netted the opener for Chelsea against Lille last_img

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