Hughes expects Blues pair to gel

Hughes expects Blues pair to gel
Mark Hughes expects Didier Drogba and Fernando Torres to flourish together but has warned Chelsea the partnership will take time to blossom. The Blues’ £74million strike force will start together for the second time in Monday night’s west London derby at Craven Cottage.

PREMIER LEAGUE: Fulham and Chelsea draw blank at Craven Cottage
Carlo Ancelotti Fernando Torres Fulham Liverpool Manchester United Didier Drogba Nicolas Anelka Chelsea Fulham and Chelsea played out a scoreless encounter in West London after the Cottagers missed a dramatic late penalty to claim the three points. The point gained continued to ease Fulham away away from the relegation zone but does little for Chelsea’s title ambitions. The Blues much vaunted …

Fulham boss Hughes not surprised seeing Chelsea drop Drogba
Carlo Ancelotti Fernando Torres Fulham Mark Hughes Didier Drogba Chelsea Fulham boss Mark Hughes expected Didier Drogba to be dropped for last night’s 0-0 draw with Chelsea . Hughes was not surprised by Carlo Ancelotti ‘s decision to axe one of Drogba or Fernando Torres . “We sensed there might be a change,” said Hughes, who revealed Cottagers defender Brede Hangeland played despite suffering …