Chelsea cruised to a much-needed home win over Brighton on Wednesday night – and many of the club’s supporters raved about midfielder Jorginho for his performance.

The Blues won 3-0 at Stamford Bridge in the Premier League and kept alive their hopes of finishing in the top four.

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Maurizio Sarri’s team are up to fifth now in the table and are only behind fourth-placed Arsenal on goal difference.

Chelsea made several changes to the team, which included a first league start for teenage sensation Callum Hudson-Odoi.

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Another returnee Olivier Giroud opened the scoring in the first-half with a goal and eased some nerves around Stamford Bridge.

Eden Hazard added a second with a stunning finish on the edge of the box, while midfielder Ruben Loftus-Cheek scored a third with a long-range effort into the top corner.

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A selection of Chelsea fans singled out Jorginho for praise on social media, which is not something that has been too common this season.

The 27-year-old central midfielder helped control the ball from deeper areas and also provided some creative through balls too.

He’s considered a key player in Sarri’s system and has shown he can control games when he gets space.

Here are some of the Chelsea fans praising Jorginho for his contribution:

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