Chelsea boss Frank Lampard honored N’Golo Kanté and Timo Werner for their praise following the Blues’ 2-0 Premier League win over Newcastle United on Saturday afternoon.
Lampard said Kante’s level against Newcastle is really high, Werner is a real threat.
Two goals from Federico Fernandez (OG) and Tammy Abraham gave Chelsea all three points against Newcastle at St. James’ Park.
Chelsea now lead the Premier League table with 18 points in nine games following the victory.
“He [Timo Werner] had some chance to be fair to Timo. He was a real threat to us throughout the game, ”Lampard said in a post-game press conference after the game.
“The pace at which he traveled with the ball was something special.
On Kante, Lampard added, “His standards are really high. He’s an excellent midfielder.
Chelsea will face Tottenham Hotspur at Stamford Bridge on November 29 in their next Premier League game.