What Chelsea teammates told Timo Werner before the West Ham clash has been revealed. The German international had not scored in 14 games for club or country prior to his winner at London Stadium.
Werner says Chelsea teammates Callum Hudson-Odoi and Tammy Abraham predicted he would score after the German ended his 12-game goal drought with the winner at West Ham.
The Goal at West Ham was Timo Werner’s ninth goal in all competitions for Chelsea this season but his first since a 2-0 win over Newcastle in February. After scoring the goal, the German celebrated pointing to Hudson-Odoi and Tammy Abraham on the substitutes’ bench.
What Werner’s Chelsea Teammates Told Him
Speaking to Sky Sports, the former RB Leipzig striker said: “I’m very happy that we won this game. It’s a big win for us in the race for the top four. It’s the best feeling after winning a game to score a goal. It was really important for me and for the whole team. It’s great to be back on the scoresheet.”
And explaining his celebration, the German added: “Callum [Hudson-Odoi] said to me I’ll score today, and 30 seconds later Tammy [Abraham] came to me and said I’d score today. They told me to point to them when I score.”