Barkley expecting hostile reception from Everton fans

Kepa shows off his ball control skills as he trains with his fellow goalkeepers in Belarus

Kepa shows off his ball control skills as he trains with his fellow goalkeepers in Belarus

Barkley swapped the North West of England for the West side of London back in January, joining Chelsea in a cut-price £15 million deal.

With his contract winding down, Barkley had initially been linked with Tottenham before the Chelsea switch and his desire to further his career away from Everton, combined with the protracted nature of the transfer, soured his time with Toffees fans.

Everton majority shareholder Farhad Moshiri claimed Barkley had "changed his mind", however he wouldn't play again for the club before leaving Goodison Park six months later. I am surprised how he has adapted if I think back to the first month, but not if I think of the last two months."From a tactical point of view Ross is a step ahead of Loftus-Cheek". Th Italian prefers his midfield trio of Jorginho, N'Golo Kante and Mateo Kovacic but in recent times, relied on the former Everton player for goals and assists.

The Chelsea forward, who made his first start in nearly three weeks when playing a little over an hour in Thursday's Europa League win at Bate Borisov, has been fouled on average once every 24 minutes in the Premier League this season, 28 times altogether.

Drogba scored a stunning 157 goals in 341 appearances during his first spell at Chelsea between 2004 and 2012, winning three Premier League titles and the Champions League.

In the end, I believe the loss of Richarlison will prove too much for the Everton attack, and that Chelsea will continue as the only team in Europe's top 5 leagues to remain unbeaten in all competitions this season.

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The former Real Madrid star netted twice in the Blues 3-1 victory against Crystal Palace last weekend.

Russian Federation 2018 World Cup winning striker Olivier Giroud made all the difference in the game as his 52nd minute strike handed the Blues maximum victory away from home.

Giroud told Chelsea TV: "It's true I've been looking forward to it". I had fever. It was a very hard day for me.

"But I know very well that strikers want to score". I didn't know when, but I'm glad. But I want to see our team being ourselves, to play in our way.

Giroud ended his 11-game goal drought this season by giving Chelsea a 53rd-minute lead, and the Premier League giants held on despite BATE striking the woodwork three times in the match.

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