Photo: Ramires issues Chelsea rallying cry ahead of west London derby
Chelsea midfielder is ready for QPR clash on Saturday
Ramires has issued a rallying cry to his Chelsea team-mates ahead of the west London derby at Stamford Bridge on Saturday.
The Blues have the chance to move nine points clear of the defending Premier League champions ahead of the Manchester derby on Sunday.
Chelsea are unbeaten in the Premier League this season after seven wins and two draws in nine top-flight outings.
And Ramires, who is set to return to the Blues squad after his recent muscle injury, took to Instagram ahead of kick-off.
“Let’s go!!!! Come on, Blues!” Ramires wrote on Instagram.
Chelsea will need to be ready after QPR manager Harry Redknapp declared that his Hoops side optimistic of pulling off an upset.
“We pulled off a shock last time, let’s hope we can pull off another this weekend,” said Redknapp.
“We’ll need a top performance, they’re the best team in the country, the team to beat this season for sure, but we’ll give it a go.
“It’s a London derby and we’re ready for the game. We want to put on a performance for our fans.
“We’ll take 3,000 fans to Chelsea – they’ll be very important for us. We want to get a result for them.”