All posts tagged "Billy Gilmour"

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    Video: Roy Keane Says Billy Gilmour ‘Looked Like a World Class Player’ Against Liverpool

    Manchester United legend Roy Keane has lavished praise on Billy Gilmour – by insisting the teenage Scot looked like a world class player against Liverpool a few days ago. Gilmour was handed only his eighth senior appearance for Chelsea in Tuesday night’s 2-0 victory over Jurgen Klopp’s side in the FA Cup...

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    Frank Lampard Update Suggests Billy Gilmour In Line For Chelsea Start v Everton

    Frank Lampard has confirmed Mateo Kovacic will miss Chelsea‘s clash with Everton this weekend – paving the way for Billy Gilmour to start. The Blues manager faced the media this afternoon ahead of his side’s English Premier League clash at Stamford Bridge on Sunday. They go into the game in confident mood...

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    World Cup Winner Cesc Fabregas Delivers Glowing Assessment of Billy Gilmour

    World Cup winner Cesc Fabregas has delivered a glowing assessment of Scottish teenager Billy Gilmour, following the midfielder’s outstanding display for Chelsea last night. Gilmour was given the nod to start against European champions Liverpool in Tuesday evening’s FA Cup fifth round tie at Stamford Bridge, and found himself against the likes...

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    Video: Frank Lampard Raves About Billy Gilmour.. Hints He Could Start v Everton

    Frank Lampard raved about Billy Gilmour following his man of the match performance for Chelsea last night. The Blues manager handed the 18-year-old Scottish midfielder a start for the visit of Liverpool to Stamford Bridge in the FA Cup. And he didn’t regret it, with Gilmour barely putting a foot wrong in...

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    Video: Alan Shearer Lavishes Praise on Chelsea’s ‘Magnificent’ Billy Gilmour

    Chelsea advanced to the quarter-finals of the FA Cup this evening by beating Liverpool – and it was Scottish youngster Billy Gilmour who stole the show at Stamford Bridge. Having been promoted to the first-team permanently by Frank Lampard last month, Gilmour, 18, was given the nod to start tonight’s clash against...

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    Scotland Fans Query Why Billy Gilmour Hasn’t Received a Senior Call-up

    Scotland have been forced into something of a squad re-shuffle today – and plenty of fans are wondering why there’s been no call-up to the senior squad for Billy Gilmour. Gilmour, 18, is arguably one of the most exciting prospects Scottish football has had in years, with the midfielder getting more first-team...

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    Could Billy Gilmour Be Set For Chelsea Start Against Manchester United?

    Frank Lampard has confirmed he’ll hand a chance to some fringe players when Chelsea play Manchester United tomorrow night. And that could present an opportunity to Scottish youngster Billy Gilmour. The Stamford Bridge boss led his side to an impressive 4-2 win over Burnley at the weekend – making it seven wins...

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    Steve Clarke Reveals How Close Billy Gilmour Was to Getting a Scotland Call-Up

    Steve Clarke has revealed how close Billy Gilmour was to getting a call-up for Scotland. The Scotland manager spoke to the media this afternoon following the announcement of his latest squad. The Tartan Army face Russia and San Marino next week as they continue their Euro 2020 qualification pursuit. Sitting second bottom...

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    Frank Lampard Praises ‘Fantastic’ Billy Gilmour After Teenager’s Full Debut

    Chelsea boss Frank Lampard has heaped praise on youngster Billy Gilmour following the midfielder’s full debut last night. The 18-year-old Scotland Under-21 international was handed his first competitive start for the Premier League giants in last night’s Carabao Cup third-round tie against Grimsby Town and, as we told you last night, he...

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    Cesc Fabregas Pays Big Tribute to Billy Gilmour After Full Chelsea Debut

    Cesc Fabregas has paid a big tribute to Billy Gilmour after the youngster made his full Chelsea debut. The Spanish midfielder knows Gilmour from his time at Stamford Bridge. Towards the end of his spell as a Blue, the Scottish midfielder joined the club’s youth team and actually trained with the now...