Tammy Abraham strike and Federico Fernandez own goal seal comfortable win on Tyneside; Chelsea go top of Premier League for the first time under Frank Lampard –
Chelsea moved top of the Premier League for the first time under Frank Lampard – for a few hours – with a routine 2-0 victory at Newcastle on Saturday.
Federico Fernandez’s early own goal gave Chelsea the lead at St. James’ Park before Timo Werner’s stunning assist set up Tammy Abraham to seal the points midway through the second half.
Chelsea power past Newcastle 2-0 despite missing Thiago Silva, with Tammy Abraham scoring his third goal in the last four matches. ESPN FC’s Craig Burley and Frank Leboeuf react to Chelsea’s win, how Frank Lampard appears to have turned his team around after early struggles and Timo Werner’s adjustment to the Premier League.