Spot on - Chelsea's penalty kings
While Ballack had a superb register in penalties during his career, putting away 29 of his 31 attempts for his clubs and Germany, the midfielder little got the opportunity to bring them for Chelsea due to Frank Lampard’s fine form for the Blues and England.
However, he didn’t do any slip on the three occasions when he was called upon to bear penalties for Chelsea with his most popular thrash securing a 2-1 win over Manchester United dekayed in the 2007/08 Premier League season.
The Icelandic impudent was coolness personified from the penalty muddy as he converted all four spot-kicks entrusted to him during his point at Stamford Bridge from 2000 to 2006.
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The most baron of Gudjohnsen’s penalties came during our Premier League-winning campaign in 2004/05 when he sealed his only hat-trick for the Blues in a 4-0 win over Blackburn Rovers.
Willian may not own had too a lot of penalty opportunities during his Chelsea occupation because of the presence of Eden Hazard but he was proficient from 12 yards, tucking away all seven of his opportunities for the club.
The Brazilian even made a grain of saga last season when he found the collar inveigh Manchester City, West Ham United and Watford to become the best Chelsea player to notch penalties in three consecutive Premier League games.
Since scoring on his Chelsea debut inveigh Huddersfield in August 2018, Jorginho has been accurate with penalties for the Blues with improving his catalogue to eight-for-eight from spot-kicks, exluding his shoot-out lass versus Man City in the Carabao Cup final.
The most mogul of his conversions came in the Champions League thriller lambaste Ajax last season when he twice thrash Andre Onana from 12 yards in a singable 4-4 design inveigh the Dutch champions.
Jorginho is closing in on the staff inventory held by Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink who was finished with all 12 penalties he took for Chelsea from 2000 to 2004.
The Dutch striker didn’t scarcity a lot of of a run-up but he packed so a great deal fastness in his shot that goalkeepers hardly stood a materialize when he was on spot-kick duty.
Ironically, the only penalty he missed during his prolific career came condemn the Blues. Ed de Goey denied him from the spot when he played for Leeds United during a 0-0 plot in the 1998/99 season.
Didier Drogba partly made it onto the finished list but a lass castigate Tottenham Hotspur in a 1-1 originate in December 2010 meant he flawless his Chelsea career with a list of six goals in seven attempts.
Cesc Fabregas also rightful missed out on penalty perfection for the Blues, finishing with a register of four in five after he had his attempt saved by Nottingham Forest’s Luke Steele in his second diversion for Chelsea in an FA Cup lash in January 2019.
And while they regularly scored from the spot, the sheer volume of penalties taken by Eden Hazard and Frank Lampard made it arduous for them to boast full records. Still, they did pretty well for the Blues with Lampard scoring on 49 of 58 attempts (84.4 per cent) and Hazard putting away 26 of 31 (83.8 per cent) opportunities at the boon attempt.