Chelsea's Eden Hazard 'can score 40 goals' this season - Maurizio Sarri

Eden Hazard is showing signs of returning to his best form

A flawless start through five games is not unheard of in the Premier League as Chelsea themselves have done it four times, though both of Liverpool's previous five-for-five came in the old First Division.

Maurizio Sarri has said he has been warning his Chelsea players all week about the danger of dropping points after global breaks as they prepare to resume their Premier League campaign at home to Cardiff City on Saturday.

The Blues will absolutely want to make Sarri a flawless five-for-five in the Premier League, but the task could be more hard than many may anticipate.

The Belgium captain received the ball just outside the Cardiff box in the 37th and surged past a defender before driving a powerful finish across goal to equalize.

Liverpool's first win away at Tottenham in four attempts for Klopp was another sign of the progress made under the German, particularly as they suffered a 4-1 thrashing at Wembley last season.

Sarri has been candid about Chelsea's defensive frailties, and those shortcomings were exposed in full when Bamba handed the visitors the shock lead.

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He might not have been on the scoresheet here, but the recalled Giroud justified his selection with two telling assists for Hazard that turned the match around.

City and Chelsea await in Liverpool's next three league games and secured comfortable home victories to boost their own title chances. "At the moment, in my opinion, Liverpool and Man city are better than us".

Cardiff has two points from five games.

"Here is John Terry's home".

Eden Hazard is now the top goal scorer in the Premier League.

Cardiff City's Sol Bamba, center, scores the opening goal during their English Premier League soccer match between Chelsea and Cardiff City at Stamford Bridge stadium in London Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018.

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