Burnley vs. Chelsea ended in favor of the West London club. Mauricio Pochettino’s troops won 4-1 over Burnley at Turf Moor, as they continued their winning streak.
Frankly, Chelsea struggled in the first-half, playing with no direction. However, Nicolas Jackson’s substitution in the second-half changed the team’s tempo.
For the first time since October 2022. The Blues have won back-to-back games in the Premier League, having won 2-0 over Fulham at Craven Cottage on Monday.
In all competitions, the West London club are currently on a 3-match unbeaten streak. Of course, they wouldn’t want to continue their winning streak after the international break.
Raheem Sterling pulled off a Man of the Match performance in Burnley vs. Chelsea. He single-handedly destroyed Vincent Kompany’s men from the left flank at Turf Moor.
The likes of Nicolas Jackson, Raheem Sterling, and Cole Palmer were on the scoresheet for the Blues. Also, Enzo Fernández, Moisés Caicedo, and Conor Gallagher controlled the midfield.
Meanwhile, one of the Blues players set a new record in Burnley vs. Chelsea. Surprisingly, he recently joined the West London club, and he has been making headlines at the club.
Frankly, Mauricio Pochettino is gradually getting things right at Chelsea. And the Blues are most likely to get better after October’s international break.
After his goal against Burnley at Turf Moor. Cole Palmer became the second-youngest player to score a penalty for Chelsea in the Premier League.
The Englishman is now the second player, after Oscar in August 2012. Since Reece James wasn’t available, the former Manchester City player took the penalty for the Blues.
Oscar created the record in December 2012 against Aston Villa at the age of 21 and 105 days. Of course, the Brazilian wizard dazzled impressively throughout his time at the club.
However, Cole Palmer became the second-youngest player against Burnley. He set the record at the age of 21 and 154 days, scoring the second goal for the West London club.
Therefore, Palmer is now the 489th player to score for Chelsea. Surprisingly, he also registered an assist at Turf Moor, he orchestrated Nicolas Jackson’s goal.