Tariq Lamptey: Chelsea fans hail Englishman after win against Arsenal

Tariq Lamptey: Chelsea fans hail Englishman after win against Arsenal

- Tariq Lamptey has been hailed by Chelsea fans following his impressive game against Arsenal

- He came on as a substitute against the Gunners which helped the Blues win the tie 2-1

- Chelsea fans are now of the believe that his introduction was perfect by Frank Lampard

Chelsea defender Tariq Lamptey has been hailed by the Blues' fans for his superb performance on Sunday evening, December 29, which helped the Stamford Bridge club beat Arsenal in EPL tie.

Arsenal would have themselves to blame for losing this encounter against Chelsea as they allowed the Blues to come from a goal down to steal the show.

New Arsenal coach Mikel Arteta has now suffered his first defeat as Arsenal coach days after being appointed which could put him on pressure.

Blues manager Frank Lampard decided in the second half to bring on Tariq Lamptey, and his introduction was superb for Chelsea against Arsenal.

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Fans of the Stamford Bridge side believe that Tariq Lamptey's introduction helped Jorginho and Tammy Abraham to score the two goals for Chelsea at the Emirates stadium.

He finished the game with impressive stats, completing all four of his passes and two tackles.

After the final whistle, Blues supporters paid tribute to how the London-born England youth international coped at the Emirates.

One fan called Lamptey a "game changer".

Brian remarked on Twitter: "Pressure?!? Lamptey eats pressure for breakfast, lunch, dinner, supper and snacktime."

Another supporter commented: "We have two generational talents at RB in Reece and Lamptey. That’s unbelievable."

Earlier, Legit.ng had reported how two late goals from Jorginho and Tammy Abraham inspired Chelsea to a dramatic comeback in Sunday's Premier League clash at the Emirates Stadium.

The Blues ran off with a 2-1 victory over Arsenal having trailed for the most part of the match before the Brazilian-Italian midfielder leveled up for the visitors.

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