A great tough win for Chelsea against Swansea City in a match that Chelsea missed several chances and some players weren’t critical in the final finish where Chelsea scored just one goal in 21 shots, and 10 of them are on target.
However, Chelsea secured three important and valuable points to continue their Premier League title journey.
We will rate our players after every match, here are Chelsea Insider players ratings:
Thibaut Courtois: Nothing much to do, a couple of good saves. A calm match. 7/10
Andreas Christensen: Good match, nothing much to do. 7/10
Gary Cahill: Better than the last match, good performance from Chelsea’s captain. 7/10
Antonio Rudiger: One goal that gave Chelsea the three valuable points, and good defensive match. 8/10
Cesc Fabregas: Had some good passes and tried to help his team score. 7/10
N’Golo Kante: Like usual, a good match. 7/10
Marcos Alonso: One of the best players on the pitch and always attacking in addition to his defensive duties. Was close to scoring several times. 8/10
Davide Zappacosta: Average match. 6/10
Pedro: Had several shots and one was going to be a goal, but Swansea’s keeper saved it 8/10
Willian: A good performance, trying to prove himself to Conte. 7/10
Alvaro Morata: Couldn’t score today, but was so dangerous with several shots on target. However, booked. 6/10
Man of the match: Rudigir is the man of the match, good defense and good offense by Rudigir, he gifted Chelsea three important points.
Antonio Conte (manager): It was silly to get sent off over a corner and leave his team in this match and maybe next matches as well. The team needs some improvements as well, Conte has some work to do in January. 5/10