Chelsea manager Frank Lampard has revealed that he can’t wait to start the season in the Champions League, as the matches in this tournament allows Lampard and his players to learn from the best.
On Wednesday, the “blues” host the winner of the Europa League Sevilla, and this will be their first match on the European stage after the elimination from Bayern (Munich) in the round of 16 last season with a total score of 1: 7.
Paulo Dybala is again not in Pirlo’s plans
Juventus‘ best player last season, Paulo Dybala, will almost certainly not be a starter for the team in the clash with Dynamo (Kiev) in the Champions League on Tuesday.
According to Sky Sport, at today’s training session, coach Andrea Pirlo tried a building with Alvaro Morata and Dejan Kulushevski in attack and Aaron Ramsey right behind them. This means that Dibala will still have to sit on the bench, as he had to against Crotone over the weekend.
Yesterday there were reports that the Argentine was angry with his stay out of the squad on Saturday and even expressed his disappointment to sports director Fabio Paratici.
For the match in Kyiv, the Italians left with only two clean strikes in the face of Paulo Dibala and Morata, after Cristiano Ronaldo is under quarantine due to a coronavirus.