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The Chelsea 2020/21 international round-up

One week on from the finals of Euro 2020 and the Copa America, we take a look at the statistics summing up the international action for all the Chelsea players who represented their nations over the past year…


Euro 2020

Chelsea had more players at the Euro 2020 finals this summer than any other club. The 17 who played is the most we have ever had at the European Championships. Here’s how far they progressed:

Group stage
Billy Gilmour (Scotland)

Round of 16
Ethan Ampadu (Wales)
Olivier Giroud (France)
Kai Havertz (Germany)
N’Golo Kante (France)
Mateo Kovacic (Croatia)
Antonio Rudiger (Germany)
Timo Werner (Germany)
Kurt Zouma (France)

Quarter-finals
Michy Batshuayi (Belgium)

Semi-finals
Cesar Azpilicueta (Spain)
Andreas Christensen (Denmark)

Final
Emerson (Italy) 4 games, winners
Jorginho (Italy) 7 games, winners
Ben Chilwell (England) 0 games, runners-up
Reece James (England) 1 game, runners-up
Mason Mount (England) 5 games, runners-up


Copa America

Thiago Silva reached the final of Copa America but his Brazil side, who were the host nation, lost in the final by the only goal to Argentina who secured the trophy for the first time in 28 years.


Internationals: the 2020/21 season in numbers

Caps won while registered with Chelsea


Total statistics

Total senior international appearances of players who completed the 2020/21 season
Giroud (France) 110, Thiago Silva (Brazil) 98, Kovacic (Croatia) 69, Kante (France) 50, Christensen (Denmark) 47, Rudiger (Germany) 45, Werner (Germany) 42, Ziyech (Morocco) 40, Moses (Nigeria) 38, Pulisic (USA) 38, Baba (Ghana) 36, Batshuayi (Belgium) 35, Jorginho (Italy) 35, Barkley (England) 33, Azpilicueta (Spain) 29, Ampadu (Wales) 26, Miazga (USA) 22, Mount (England) 21, Emerson (Italy) 19, Havertz (Germany) 18, Chilwell (England) 14, Zappacosta (Italy) 13, Arrizabalaga (Spain) 11, Loftus-Cheek (England) 10, Mendy (Senegal) 10, Van Ginkel (Netherlands) 8, Zouma (France) 8, James (England) 7, Abraham (England) 6, Broja (Albania) 6, Caballero (Argentina) 5, Alonso (Spain) 3, Drinkwater (England) 3, Gilmour (Scotland) 3, Hudson-Odoi (England) 3, Bakayoko (France) 1, McClelland (Northern Ireland) 1, Tomori (England) 1

Total senior international goals by players who completed the 2020/21 season
Giroud (France) 46, Batshuayi (Belgium) 22, Ziyech (Morocco) 17, Pulisic (USA) 16, Werner (Germany) 16, Moses (Nigeria) 12, Thiago Silva (Brazil) 7, Barkley (England) 6, Havertz (Germany) 5, Jorginho (Italy) 5, Mount (England) 4, Kovacic (Croatia) 3, Christensen (Denmark) 2, Kante (France) 2, Abraham (England) 1, Azpilicueta (Spain) 1, Baba (Ghana) 1, Miazga (USA) 1, Rudiger (Germany) 1, Zouma (France) 1

Caps won while with Chelsea (players who completed the 2020/21 season at the club)
Christensen (Denmark) 47, Kante (France) 42, Giroud (France) 41, Moses (Nigeria) 34, Azpilicueta (Spain) 29, Batshuayi (Belgium) 28, Rudiger (Germany) 28, Jorginho (Italy) 27, Ampadu (Wales) 26, Baba (Ghana) 23, Kovacic (Croatia) 23, Miazga (USA) 21, Mount (England) 21, Emerson (Italy) 19, Pulisic (USA) 15, Werner (Germany) 13, Barkley (England) 11, Havertz (Germany) 11, Arrizabalaga (Spain) 10, Loftus-Cheek (England) 10, Thiago Silva (Brazil) 9, Zappacosta (Italy) 9, Zouma (France) 8, James (England) 7, Van Ginkel (Netherlands) 7, Ziyech (Morocco) 7, Abraham (England) 6, Broja (Albania) 6, Caballero (Argentina) 5, Alonso (Spain) 3, Chilwell (England) 3, Gilmour (Scotland) 3, Hudson-Odoi (England) 3, Mendy (Senegal) 3, McClelland (Northern Ireland) 1, Tomori (England) 1

International goals while with Chelsea (players who completed the 2020/21 season at the club)

Batshuayi (Belgium) 19, Giroud (France) 17, Moses (Nigeria) 12, Pulisic (USA) 7, Jorginho (Italy) 5, Werner (Germany) 5, Barkley (England) 4, Havertz (Germany) 4, Mount (England) 4, Ziyech (Morocco) 3, Christensen (Denmark) 2, Kovacic (Croatia) 2, Abraham (England) 1, Azpilicueta (Spain) 1, Baba (Ghana) 1, Kante (France) 1, Miazga (USA) 1, Rudiger (Germany) 1, Zouma (France) 1

Top all-time international appearances
Caps won while with Chelsea
Lampard (England) 104, Cech (Czech Republic) 91, Ivanovic (Serbia) 83, Terry (England) 78, Desailly (France) 74, Drogba (Ivory Coast) 74, Hazard (Belgium) 74, Mikel (Nigeria) 73, Willian (Brazil) 68, Courtois (Belgium) 65, Carvalho (Portugal) 57, A Cole (England) 55, Cahill (England) 54, Omeruo (Nigeria) 52, Kalou (Ivory Coast) 50, Malouda (France) 50

Top all-time international scorers
Goals scored while with Chelsea
Drogba (Ivory Coast) 46, Lampard (England) 29, Hazard (Belgium) 28, Batshuayi (Belgium) 19, Kalou (Ivory Coast) 18, Crespo (Argentina) 16, Greaves (England) 16, Flo (Norway) 15, Giroud (France) 15, Gudjohnsen (Iceland) 15, Hilsdon (England) 14, Lawton (England) 14, Shevchenko (Ukraine) 13, Ballack (Germany) 12, Forssell (Finland) 12, Moses (Nigeria) 12, Torres (Spain) 12, Ivanovic (Serbia) 11, Oscar (Brazil) 11, Salah (Egypt) 10, Schurrle (Germany) 10
 

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