Why dropping Mason Mount to the bench against Manchester City was the right decision

Enter your e-mail address to receive the latest news about Chelsea FC:

Powered by FeedPress

Photo: Getty Images

To get news directly on the go, download the Real Chelsea Fans App.

Chelsea boss Frank Lampard dropped Mason Mount to the bench for the game against Manchester City on Saturday.

It was the first time the 20 year had failed to start a Premier League game for Chelsea this season.

According to Jamie Redknapp, dropping Mount to the bench was the right decision.

“Lampard had a big decision to make with Mason Mount and he dropped the 20-year-old to the substitutes’ bench,” Redknapp wrote in Daily Mail.

“It turned out to be the right call. Chelsea’s opener involved all three of their midfielders.

“A little one-two between Mateo Kovacic and Jorginho, a ball over the top for Kante and bang, goal.”

About the Author

OTONY
I eat, sleep and live Chelsea.