His return to the Bridge was going well thanks to Mason Mount’s first goal for the club just 7 minutes into the game but Super Eagles midfielder, Wilfred Ndidi showed up a like Superman with a super header to make sure the party was called off.
Chelsea 1-1 Leicester FT:
Pass accuracy: 79%-77%
Chances created: 10-7
The 41-year-old became the first permanent Chelsea manager to fail to win his first Premier League home game since Avram Grant in 2007.
Though the Blues still went on to finish 2nd in the league that season.
He also became the first Chelsea manager to fail to win any of his first three games in charge of the club since Rafael Benitez in the 2012-13 campaign.
Frank Lampard’s first home game as a Chelsea player ended 1-1
His first home game as Chelsea manager also ended 1-1
Things ended up going well the first time around.