Kai Havertz: ‘It is time to perform’

Tue 09 March 2021 | 10:24

The German midfielder was the central figure in the Blue’s 2-0 victory over Everton, as he helped create the opening goal and won a penalty.

Kai Havertz

, who has struggled in his first months at Stamford Bridge, said his performance in their 2-0 win at


could be a good response to all his critics.

A heavy deflection off 

Ben Godfrey

, following


's shot, brought the opening goal for


. And a reckless challenge by Everton goalkeeper 

Jordan Pickford 

on Havertz led to a penalty in the second half that 


scored to seal all the three points for the Blues.

Havertz hopes to rebuild his confidence after his promising show against Mersey siders.

"It is difficult to say [if it is my best performance for Chelsea] but the first few months were difficult for me,"

Havertz told The 5th Stand. 

"I hope that I will get a lot of confidence now and carry on like this.

"Of course, it wasn't easy to come here where everything was new. I have been here for seven months now though, so now it is time to perform.

"I know that in myself, I know many people have doubts about me. I just keep on going and working, trying to help my team in every training session and game. That's the most important. I hope this performance will give me a lot of confidence. I hope to continue like this."

source: SportMob