Just a day after the crunchy clash between Chelsea FC and Manchester United at Stanford Bridge which ended goalless, keeper of the Blues, Edouard Mendy celebrates his birthday as he clocks 29.
Chelsea FC took to its official Twitter handle to wish Mendy a happy birthday.
See birthday message below:
Happy birthday, Edou! 🎈 pic.twitter.com/ID8W6BhSlm
— Chelsea FC (@ChelseaFC) March 1, 2021
The Senegalese made two important saves yesterday against Manchester United to keep Chelsea at the 5th position and maintained a clean sheet.
Edouard Mendy has maintained 11 clean sheets in the Premier League competition with 21 appearances and 16 goals conceded since he joined Chelsea.
However, the Senegalese has maintained 16 clean sheets for Chelsea FC in all competitions.
Happy birthday to Chelsea’s number 1, Édouard Mendy.
He currently has 16 clean sheets in his debut season – the 2nd fastest goalkeeper to achieve this since Petr Čech. 🔥 pic.twitter.com/Yv4tMcuLpo
— LDN (@LDNFootbalI) March 1, 2021
Mendy was born on March 1, 1992 in Montivilliers, Senegal. He joined Chelsea FC on September 24, 2020 after signing a five-year contract which will expire on June 30, 2025 from the French club Stade Reims after the former Chelsea manager, Frank Lampard lost confidence in Kepa Arrizabalaga,. who is now used as Chelsea’s second choice goal keeper.