Chelsea set Premier League record with starting XI against Crystal Palace

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The records just keep rolling in for Frank Lampard’s Chelsea.

With an average age of 24 years and 88 days, Lampard named Chelsea’s youngest ever starting XI in Premier League history in Chelsea’s 2-0 victory over Crystal Palace. It is also the youngest starting XI of any team in the Premier League this season.

Chelsea boss Frank Lampard has shown this season that he isn’t afraid to play youngsters. Tammy Abraham, Fikayo Tomori and Mason Mount have been important players for Chelsea this season.

Christian Pulisic has become an important player for the Blues in recent weeks while Reece James made his first Premier League start against Crystal Palace after an impressive performance against Ajax in the Champions League.

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