McKennie becoming Juve's midfield star, Football risks losing Neymar too soon if PSG star is not protected, Isak Bergmann Johannesson: Europe's top clubs fighting to sign Iceland wonderkid, Beware Mourinho: Liverpool's arch-nemesis has got his swagger back at Tottenham. âI think it is too early to think about the title,â the right-back stated after the leaders beat Man City 2-0. âWe can't rush anything. Senegal international Edouard Mendy has revealed the secret behind his excellent form between the sticks at English giants Chelsea. CHELSEA goalkeeper Edouard Mendy pulled off an incredible save on international duty. Chelsea head to France to face Edouard Mendy's old club, Rennes ð¤. Chelsea look set to land Rennes goalkeeper Edouard Mendy for £25million The 28-year-old had a tough start to football and nearly quit the sport aged 23 Mendyâ¦ Undoubtedly, Ziyechâs proclivity to fashion out quality chances was underlined by Tuesday's cameo in France, where the North African created two big chances in only 15 minutes on the pitch. 6. View his overall, offense & defense attributes, compare him with other players in the game. Édouard Mendy 79 - live prices, in-game stats, comments and reviews for FIFA 21 Ultimate Team FUT. Join the discussion or compare with others! MANUEL NEUER lauded Chelsea keeper Edouard Mendy as a âworld class goalieâ after his stunning start to life at Stamford Bridge. While thereâs an argument that the towering 28-year-old hasnât been as tested as his predecessor Kepa Arrizabalaga â who interestingly had to deal with 14 shots on target in only three outings â the âlow maintenanceâ Senegalese stopperâs displays, especially against Manchester United and against his old club in midweek, demonstrate his superiority. This accounted for 40 percent of opportunities that fell into the âclear-cut chanceâ bracket and it sets things up nicely for Sundayâs game vs Tottenham. Having found a greater balance in the last month, Mendy and Ziyech will be key in both boxes as Lampardâs troops look to win over doubting Thomases who now await successÂ over a top side as the Blues begin a run of tricky fixtures going into the frenzied Christmas period. In a sense, it seems fitting that, on the occasion of the Bluesâ 1000th game since Roman Abramovich bought the club in 2003, two prominent figures in making the BluesÂ a worldwide brand are involved in Sundayâs encounter. Spaniard Kepa, who became the world's most expensive goalkeeper when he joined Chelsea from Athletic Bilbao in 2018, has struggled to adapt to the Premier League and was dropped by Lampard following the arrival of Senegalese Edouard Mendy. Frank Lampard has heaped praise on "low maintenance" and "very complete" Chelsea goalkeeper Edouard Mendy as he prepares to face his former club Rennes in â¦ FIFA 21 Petr Cech: Will EA bring the ICON into latest squads? 10 questions on Edouard Mendy! After a shock inclusion in Chelseaâs Premier League squad, will a familiar face be returning to all modes? Neither of â¦ The Blues head coach is already set to be without the aforementioned duo for up to a month next season after Senegal and Morocco respectively qualified for the Africa Cup of Nations this week. How they fare on Sunday and indeed in the next month will show what Chelsea are all about and whether observers should take them seriously or otherwise.Â, Copyright Â© 2020 Goal.com All rights reserved. This comes despite Mourinho and, recently, Serge Aurier stating how the Lilywhites arenât challengers for English footballâs top prize. Chelsea spent over 200 million pounds ($266.08 million) to bring in Edouard Mendy, Timo Werner and Kai Havertz among others, instantly making them contenders in Lampardâs second year at the helm. Mendy in Chelsea squad to face Tottenham. We will send you an email containing further instructions. As for Chelsea, a more pragmatic side to them in the so-called big games this season against United and Sevilla in Europe proves they can contain good teams. I received an email that I created a new SoFIFA account, but I didn’t sign up for a new account, 3. Having made huge impacts since moving to Chelsea, victory for Edouard Mendy and Hakim Ziyech on Sunday would undoubtedly sound a warning to the rest of the Premier League. The injury problems of defending champions Liverpool (the key absences are going to catch up at some point, right?) Tottenham, however, are not the only side missing a number of high-profile stars right now. Strangely, observers have somewhat undermined the run of wins put together by Lampardâs men, mostly due to the opposition faced in that streak. Join the discussion or compare with others! There's good news for Chelsea ahead of tonight's Champions League tie with Sevilla, as Simon Johnson reports that Edouard Mendy is fit and in the squad. It is about attitude and how you play, his situation now is different with Mendy's form. Édouard Mendy (Edouard Mendy, born 1 March 1992) is a Senegalese footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for British club Chelsea. Statistics show the ex-Rennes goalkeeper has saved seven from eight shots on target heâs faced in his five league appearances. FIFA series and all FIFA assets are property of EA Sports.Terms Privacy FAQ. ... FIFA 21 Mirror Football's FUT 21 Team of â¦ Please provide your email. Ziyech, on the other hand, is already exhibiting the undoubted quality that observers witnessed from the ex-Ajax playmaker in the Champions League in recent years. 9. Odsonne Edouard 75 - live prices, in-game stats, comments and reviews for FIFA 21 Ultimate Team FUT. He previewed what was to come in the West Londonersâ 4-0 win over Krasnodar, the latter â a 4-1 thrashing of the Blades at Stamford Bridge â justified the Wizard of Amsterdam tag. How do I add a profile picture or change my current picture on SoFIFA? 5. Quite simply: While Mendy may not face a high volume of shots, heâs more than adept at preventing them from going in when necessary. 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