CHELSEA boss Frank Lampard has insisted he’s not nervous about Timo Werner’s continued aim drought.
The German striker failed to search out the again of the web for the ninth sport in a row in all competitions through the Blues’ 3-0 win over West Ham.
Frank Lampard has backed Timo Werner to finish his goalscoring drought at ChelseaCredit score: Getty Photographs – Getty
The 24-year-old arrived at Stamford Bridge in a £53million take care of a fearsome status as one in every of Europe’s deadliest marksmen.
But Werner has managed simply 4 Premier League targets in 14 video games to this point this season – with the man himself admitting he’s found life in England tougher than expected.
The previous RB Leipzig star’s kind hasn’t been helped by enjoying out on the left, with Olivier Giroud and Tammy Abraham usually selected within the center.
And Lampard has been fast to hail Werner’s all-round sport earlier than backing him to rediscover his goalscoring contact.
He stated: “I am not nervous.
“Each striker will need to be scoring targets, it is what they finally get judged on and that is why Timo was a fantastic acquisition for us due to the extent of targets he is scored in the previous couple of years.
“He is a participant in a brand new league and we have now to present him time to settle however he is getting positions commonly, he is scaring groups and giving them an issue.
“It isn’t fairly moving into for him in the mean time however the second that adjustments then we’ll see targets from Timo Werner for positive.
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“That is the interval Timo is in. It is unlucky however he is getting within the positions – when one goes in will probably be a run for him.”
Writing solely for The Solar, Harry Redknapp said Werner is yet to justify his transfer fee.
However ex-Blues star Joe Cole has urged fans to be patient with the German international following his clean within the 2-1 defeat to Wolves.
Timo Werner’s Premier League stats
- Video games performed: 14
- Video games began: 14
- Targets: 4
- Assists: 4
- Targets per match: 0.29
- Pictures heading in the right direction: 16
- Large probabilities missed: 8