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Chelsea news: Ian Wright delivers verdict on Timo Werner and Frank Lampard

Ian Wright has delivered his verdict on Frank Lampard’s Chelsea and Timo Werner (Picture: Premier League Productions)

Ian Wright has praised Timo Werner and says he was ‘not worried’ about the Chelsea summer signing’s lack of goals before he scored twice in a thrilling draw with Southampton.

Germany striker Werner, who joined Premier League club Chelsea in July from RB Leipzig, scored only once in his first five appearances for the Blues.

The 24-year-old produced his best Chelsea performance to date on Saturday, however, scoring twice as Frank Lampard’s side drew 3-3 with the Saints.

Arsenal legend Wright was impressed by Werner’s performance and says Chelsea are going to cause their Premier League rivals plenty of ‘problems’ once the team fully clicks.

Asked whether Werner’s goals against Southampton will be his first of many for Chelsea, Wright told Match of the Day: ‘Yeah, I think so.

‘When you look at the way he’s played, he didn’t look too worried about not scoring.

Werner scored twice in Chelsea’s draw with Southampton (Picture: Getty)

‘It’s the movement and the runs he’s making. You look at Werner, Mount and Havertz……