What Lampard told Abraham before his Watford goal

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Tammy Abraham latched onto Jorginho’s defence-splitting ball inside five minutes and finished expertly past Ben Foster to give Chelsea a 1-0 lead against Watford.

He then turned provider for Christian Pulisic in the second half to give the Blues a 2-0 lead.

Gerard Deulofeu scored a penalty with ten minutes ago to reduce the deficit but the Blues held on for all three points.

Chelsea boss Frank Lampard has revealed he told Abraham before the Watford game that he’s had a barren patch and it proved to be perfect motivation for the forward.

“I was joking with him yesterday that he’s had a barren patch,” Lampard told Sky Sports.

“He’s gone three games without a goal, but he’s a threat all the time.

“He’s confident with the ball anyway but he’s scoring goals so I’m delighted for him.”

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