Reiterates Chelsea’s Hopes
and Ambitions for the New
ROB CALCUTT · SEP 12, 2021
Chelsea defender Andreas Christensen has spoken
on his club’s aims for the season amid their strong
start to the new campaign.
The Danish centre-back was a key member of the
first team squad last season and has enjoyed great
success under the management of Thomas Tuchel.
He has made three appearances so far this season,
including a man of the match performance away at
Speaking to the Chelsea website , Christensen
touched upon the hunger within the Blues squad as
they look to compete on all fronts this season.
He said: “Everyone is hungry to keep riding the wave
we have built since the Champions League win.”
The 25-year-old replaced Thiago Silva as a
substitute in the Champions League final in May,
with the latter sustaining an injury in the first half.
Christensen then went on to produce a top class
performance and keep another clean sheet, therefore
allowing the Blues to be crowned European
Champions once again.
The defender added: “Everyone is looking in the
same direction. We have had a good start in the
Premier League and everyone is looking forward to
Chelsea are currently second in the Premier League
table with three wins and a draw in their opening
four games. Saturday’s 3-0 win against Aston Villa
saw Romelu Lukaku score twice on his return to
Stamford Bridge, although Christensen didn’t
The Blues are considered as one of the favourites
to win the title this season, with the likes of
Manchester City, Manchester United and Liverpool
also competing for the crown.
However, their focus now turns to Tuesday evening
where they begin their Champions League title
defence against Zenit.