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Drogba send massge to Chelsea striker Morata

EPL By: Ikponmwosa Umweni | 11/09/2017

Chelsea legend Didier Drogba has heap praise on the Alvaro Morata following his impressive performance for the Blues since arriving this summer move from Real Madrid.

The Spain international move to Stamford Bridge for a club-record £65m deal following a frustrating second spell at the Santiago Bernabeu.

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Morata scored the breakthrough goal for Chelsea on Saturday as they battled to a 2-1 win over Leicester City, taking his tally to three goals and two assists in his first four Premier League games, which Drogba hopes is the start of a special relationship.

Speaking to Sky Sports News, the Ivorian said: "He is scoring goals that are winning games so I am really happy for him and for the club as well. It is very important to score. As a striker, when you start with a new team, people have high expectations.

"When you match those expectations, you are just happy and the goals continue to come. I hope he will have a great season because we need that."

The 25-year-old has scored three Premier League goals so far this season