Chelsea defeated Weymouth FC 13-0 in a recent friendly clash aimed at keeping the players in shape.
The friendly was arranged to give play time to Chelsea’s fringe players and players short of fitness. It was however a strong Chelsea team that had the likes of Thiago Silva, Ben Chilwell and Callum Hudson-Odoi in it.
The following players were involved in the game: Kepa Arrizabalaga, Thiago Silva, Kurt Zouma, Ethan Ampadu, Ben Chilwell, Reece James, Emerson, Davide Zappacosta, Ross Barkley, Michy Batshuayi, Callum Hudson-Odoi.
Chelsea found themselves 8-0 up at half time, having opened the scoring in the fourth minute, and scored five more in the second half.
Ross Barkley scored a hat-trick in the game, Hudson-Odoi bagged a brace, but the lion’s share of the spoils went to Michy Batshuayi who scored a whopping five.