Abraham has been overlooked by Blues boss Thomas Tuchel and his lack of game time has cost the striker.
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The 23-year-old has enjoyed a relatively strong season for the Blues in terms of goals, finding the back of the net on 12 occasions in 31 appearances in all competitions.
The 23-year-old has scored 12 times in 31 appearances for the Blues during the 2020-21 campaign, but has fallen down the pecking order at the club in the last few weeks.
The 23-year-old has scored 12 times and registered six assists in 31 appearances for the Blues this season but has struggled for regular action in recent weeks.
The 23-year-old has scored 12 times in 30 appearances at club level during the 2020-21 campaign but has struggled to hold down a regular spot since Thomas Tuchel’s arrival as head coach.
Abraham had appeared to put the hosts in total control of the tie with two early goals, only for Jordan Clark’s strike on the half-hour mark, with the aid of another Kepa Arrizabalaga error, to give Luton hope of a shock at Stamford Bridge.
Chelsea spent heavily in the close season to bring in the likes of midfielder Kai Havertz, forward Timo Werner, defender Ben Chilwell and winger Hakim Ziyech, but the London club sits ninth in the Premier League with 26 points from 17 games.
The 23-year-old had not started any of the Blues’ last four league games and failed to find the net in a whole month, but got back on the scoresheet with a close-range finish in the 78th-minute at Stamford Bridge.
The result lifted Chelsea to fifth on 25 points from 14 games, a point behind fourth-placed Everton, while West Ham stayed 10th on 21 points after failing to rack up a third successive away win
It was all due to two first half penalty kicks hammered home by striker Timo Werner and a tap-in by Tammy Abraham.
The striker scored an injury-time leveller to rescue a 3-3 draw and cap the visitors’ excellent fightback from 3-0 down.
Both forwards struck as Bayern thumped Chelsea 4-1 in the second-leg of their Champions League round 16 tie.
After spending last season on loan with Aston Villa, Abraham returned to Chelsea, with Frank Lampard using him as his first choice striker.
Abraham has been one of the beneficiaries of manager Frank Lampard ‘s focus on youth this season, racking up 41 appearances and netting 16 goals in all competitions.
The 22-year-old striker has extended his existing Blues deal until 2023, though Chelsea bosses are understood to be ready to continue talks over longer terms.
Palace hit the post in the final seconds, but Chelsea held on for a result which – for now at least – sends them third in the table before Leicester City’s trip to Arsenal tonight
The England forward, 22, who has scored 15 goals during a breakthrough season at Stamford Bridge, has two years remaining on his current £50,000-a-week deal.
Frank Lampard’s side resume their campaign in fourth place, whereas Villa still sit 19th in the table following their goalless draw with Sheffield United on Wednesday
Abraham, who fired Villa to promotion from the Championship last season with 26 goals, has found the net 16 times since returning to Stamford Bridge.
Tomori put the Blues in front at Molineux back in September, curling into the top corner from range before Abraham netted twice to establish a 3-0 lead at half time.