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Tammy Abraham says Chelsea will take confidence from the win against Burnley
Tammy Abraham wants to light up Stamford Bridge with “beautiful football” to
turn Chelsea’s maiden season under Frank Lampard into a major success.
England forward Abraham notched his 13th Premier League goal of the season as Chelsea eased past Burnley 3-0 on Saturday to cement fourth place in the table.
Lampard’s men had slumped to successive home losses to Bournemouth and Southampton over Christmas and were struggling for fluency on home soil.
But the Blues grew in rhythm and confidence in brushing aside Burnley, to leave Abraham admitting now is the time for boss Lampard’s men to start putting on a regular Stamford Bridge show.
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Asked if the onus is on Chelsea’s players to create a raucous atmosphere at home, Abraham said: “We do have to do that. The fans want to come and watch beautiful football and recently in our home games we haven’t been giving them that.
“You could see that we played beautifully against Burnley though and the fans were behind us.
“I think we had been coming to Stamford Bridge recently and it was just a bit too slow….