Judge Ziyech does not doubt Chelsea could be the challenger for the English Premier League (EPL) title this season.
After a goalless draw at home with league leaders Tottenham on Sunday, Frank Lampard’s side occupy third place in the league – two points behind Spurs and Liverpool.
Ziyech were among the players brought in before the 2020-21 season began and are lurking for their first league title since 2016-17, with the 27-year-old making an impact, scoring one goal and scoring three assists while making 12 chances in six. match.
And the former Ajax star believes Lampard’s squad can be a challenger.
“Of course we can challenge this season,” he said.
“You must always believe in it. It starts with believing in it and working harder every day. At the end of the season we will be able to see the results.
“But you have to believe it is possible and that is what we are doing. We believe it.”
The draw with Tottenham saw Chelsea extend their unbeaten record to 14 games – the longest since November 2018.
It is a goalless draw between the two clubs in the English Premier League since November 2015.