English Premiership

Fabregas not ruling out trophy binge

2015-01-20 13:46
Cesc Fabregas (AFP)

Cape Town - Cesc Fabregas is enjoying life back in the English Premiership and refuses to rule out winning all four major competitions this season.

The in-form Chelsea midfielder believes Chelsea can challenge for all four titles.

Fabregas, speaking to PUMA following the launch of the evoPower 1.2 FG football boots (Read that story here!), was asked if Chelsea can realistically challenge for a quadruple. The Spanish star replied: "It’s obviously difficult to say, but at the moment we are still competing in all of them, so I’d never say never. We will try our best, but we’ll only see at the end of the season."

The Blues midfielder went on to describe his return to the English top-flight: "It’s been great so far, I’m enjoying it a lot. The Premier League has definitely improved since I left three years ago."

"The passion is still the same - from the fans, the players. Physically it has always been a really hard league because it is so competitive, but tactically it’s now much better. I think to break down defence these days is more difficult than before.

Despite a lengthy absence from the English game, Fabregas has settled brilliantly at Stamford Bridge. The ex-Arsenal player admits he is fortunate to have settled so quickly. "I  was lucky to have a good pre-season.  We played four or five games pre-season and that really helped me find my rhythm. We have a very young and talented squad and I get on well with everyone, so that made my introduction really easy."

After playing for Arsenal and Barcelona, Fabregas knows a thing or two about quality football clubs. His thoughts on Chelsea? "It’s a very well structured club." replied Fabregas before adding: "The people inside the club, the people who work for Chelsea are really nice and make you feel very welcome and I settled in very quickly. It’s been very positive."

Cesc Fabregas on life at Chelsea, his impressive return to England and his improved touch with the PUMA evoPower 1.2 FG football boots.

Fabregas has joined the likes of Olivier Giroud, Mario Balotelli and Dante to switch to the new PUMA evoPower 1.2 FG football boots which he described as "It’s really good. I tested it for a few weeks, the boot felt really comfortable, it’s actually the best boot I have ever worn." 

With 15 assists in the league this season, Fabregas issued an ominous warning that his touch on the ball is even better than before due to improvements in his new boots.

"They are very comfortable, they are light, and your touch with the ball is even better now."

The new PUMA evoPower 1.2 FG football boots

NEXT ON SPORT24X

What To Read Next

 

Read News24’s Comments Policy

24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
0 comments
Comments have been closed for this article.
Live Video Streaming
Video Highlights
Sport Talk

Fixtures
Wednesday, 13 December 2017
Swansea City v Manchester City, Liberty Stadium 21:45
Newcastle United v Everton, St. James' Park 21:45
Southampton v Leicester City, St. Mary's Stadium 21:45
Liverpool v West Bromwich Albion, Anfield 22:00
West Ham United v Arsenal, London Stadium 22:00
Manchester United v AFC Bournemouth, Old Trafford 22:00
Tottenham Hotspur v Brighton & Hove Albion, Wembley Stadium 22:00
Saturday, 16 December 2017
Leicester City v Crystal Palace, King Power Stadium 14:30
Stoke City v West Ham United, Bet365 Stadium 17:00
Arsenal v Newcastle United, Emirates Stadium 17:00
Chelsea v Southampton, Stamford Bridge 17:00
Brighton & Hove Albion v Burnley, The American Express Community Stadium 17:00
Watford v Huddersfield Town, Vicarage Road Stadium 17:00
Manchester City v Tottenham Hotspur, Etihad Stadium 19:30
Sunday, 17 December 2017
West Bromwich Albion v Manchester United, The Hawthorns 16:15
AFC Bournemouth v Liverpool, Vitality Stadium 18:30
Logs
Team P W PTS
Previous Results

Date Home Team Result Away Team
Vote

Who will claim the Premier League title at the end of the 2017/18 season?

 
 
Men
Women
Love 2 Meet
English Premiership flutter

Take Sport24's "expert" tips at your peril...

Sport24 on Twitter

Follow Sport24 news on Twitter

Featured

The 2017/18 Absa Premiership season is under way. Can Bidvest Wits defend their title? Will Soweto giants Kaizer Chiefs or Orlando Pirates emerge victorious? Or will the bookies' favourites, Mamelodi Sundowns, taste success for a record eighth time? Stay glued to Sport24 to find out!

Latest blogs
 

Twitter Follow Sport24 on Twitter

Facebook "Like" Sport24's Facebook page

WIN Enter and win with Sport24!

BlackBerry Stay in the loop on your BlackBerry

RSS Feeds Sport news delivered really simply.

 
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.