Chelsea blank Huddersfield in Sarri's debut

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He created Chelsea's third goal for Pedro just minutes after coming on and whilst Huddersfield were already a beaten side by that point, he ran riot and was at his sizzling best gliding past players.

He was also involved in the move to win the penalty, as Pedro started the attack, allowing Jorginho to feed it into Ross Barkley with a perfectly-weighted pass and the England global flicked it into Marcos Alonso's path to earn the penalty.

"My job is on the pitch, to improve my players", said Sarri.

"I don't want to do another Napoli, I want to do a Chelsea", Sarri told reporters after watching his side beat Huddersfield Town 3-0 on Saturday via Goal.

Huddersfield were a persistent threat from crosses into the box and they went close to an equaliser when Steve Mounie headed Mathias Jorgensen's flick-on against the inside of the upright.

Chelsea defender Antonio Rudiger has no doubts over the commitment of Eden Hazard. The Spaniard delicately chipped the ball over the goalkeeper and into the back of the net.

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World Cup victor Kante's scruffy 34th-minute volley and Jorginho's audacious penalty on the stroke of half-time put Chelsea in control before Pedro wrapped up the points in the closing stages. Jorginho coolly converted the penalty.

MF N'Golo Kante, 8 - Given licence to play further forward than under Conte, Kante was well placed to fire home the opening goal.

MF Ross Barkley, 7 - It's clear that Barkley is fully fit and the qualities he once displayed for Everton were very much in evidence as he played with composed intelligence in midfield.

Hazard came on for Willian for just his second outing since the World Cup and poked a pass through the legs of Terence Kongolo for Pedro to lift Chelsea's third beyond Hamer and round off a routine win.

FW Alvaro Morata, 7 - Led the line enthusiastically, held up the ball well when in possession and looked confident enough to suggest the goals that have been missing from his game will come soon enough if Sarri persists with him. You can't switch on against a top-quality team like Chelsea.

Eden Hazard looks as if he is back with a bang this season.

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