Eden Hazard on course for Chelsea return vs. Crystal Palace

Cristina Cross
November 1, 2018

He was as good as his word in that sense but he certainly lived every moment; a nervous ball of energy on the sideline, wincing at Tomori's own goal, suppressing a fist pump as Marriott saved his blushes shortly after and wincing once again as captain Richard Keogh shunted a replica of Tomori's error past Scott Carson.

The lead was short lived as Mount laid on Martyn Waghorn's leveller after 27 minutes before Fabregas' victor.

Frank Lampard's men continued to be courageous with the ball at their feet and pulled the visitors back on equal terms yet again through Martyn Waghorn, who got on the end of a precise low cross from Mason Mount after Derby made full use of a momentary lapse in concentration from Chelsea following a throw-in.

Davide Zappacosta has played just six minutes in the Premier League but could be rewarded with a fourth start of the season, with his other three all coming in the Europa League.

But Chelsea fans have been keeping a close eye on the clubs top goal-scorer's success as Derby manager.

A penalty shootout win over Manchester United - managed by Lampard's former mentor at Chelsea, Jose Mourinho - set up the tie at the Rams boss' former stomping ground.

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Chelsea FC cemented their position in third place in the Premier League table and are two points adrift of leaders Manchester City and Liverpool FC.

Chelsea are still unbeaten in competitive games this season.

Yet while Derby were obliging, they always carried a potent threat of their own with Mount and Harry Wilson pesky.

Lewis Wing grabbed the only goal in first-half injury time with a swerving shot from long range.

The Premier League giants moved into the EFL Cup quarter-finals after the tight win at Stamford Bridge on Wednesday.

Midfielder Ross Barkley is on the bench despite impressing on the weekend and Eden Hazard misses out with a back problem.

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Redknapp was also full of praise for Chelsea loanees Mason Mount and Tomori, particularly with the way the latter responded after scoring a disastrous own goal after five minutes.

That could well be the biggest hurdle facing Mount in his hopes of making the Chelsea first-team when he returns from loan.

And it is this game from which Derby can gain confidence, with the Blues switching off defensively at times. "So we didn't have control of the game".

He must at least have had a smile on his face as Derby's fans subsequently launched into an ironic cheer of "Shall we score a goal for you?" But now they have gone out and they can concentrate on the Championship, which is what is so important now.

Also combined well with Ruben Loftus-Cheek and Zappacosta on the right.

Derby levelled swiftly as Tom Huddlestone pounced on Gary Cahill's pass to win the ball off Fabregas and fed Marriott to his left.

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