Chelsea faced Sheffield United yesterday without one of their best players so far this season, Thiago Silva.
The Blues won the game, and defended well most of the time albeit Antonio Rudiger’s own goal. But they did well in the absence of Silva, who is absolutely colossal.
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Andreas Christensen played in his position as the most central defender, and he played very well as you will see from the highlights below.
Calm, dominant in the air, reading the game well, and even made a few progressive runs forward with the ball. Well played Sir!
Andreas Christensen vs Sheffield United (A) | Casual dominance pic.twitter.com/7td7FY6GkA
— ⛓ (@SamardzicFlair) February 8, 2021