Chelsea defender Cesar Azpilicueta has backed new signing Saul Niguez to succeed at the club after his disappointing debut against Aston Villa. Niguez was one of two major signings the Blues made during the summer transfer window. Romelu Lukaku secured his return to the club earlier in the window from Inter Milan for around £97m.
A weakened Aston Villa were knocked out of the League Cup by European Champions Chelsea after losing 4-3 on penalties at Stamford Bridge. Dean Smith made wholesale changes to his side with only two...
Cristiano Ronaldo was left out of the squad for the League Cup defeat against West Ham during the week