Here's why Chelsea ace Alvaro Morata contacted Sergio Ramos after Tottenham draw

Alvaro Morata of Chelsea is put under pressure from John Stones of Manchester City during the Premier League match between Chelsea and Manchester City at Stamford Bridge on September 30,...

The Chelsea striker made contact with the Real Madrid ace after their draw with Tottenham Hotspur.

Alvaro Morata #9 of Chelsea FC looks during the International Champions Cup match between Chelsea FC and FC Bayern Munich at National Stadium on July 25, 2017 in Singapore.

Chelsea star Alvaro Morata contacted Real Madrid ace Sergio Ramos in the aftermath of his side's draw with Spurs in the Champions League last night to offer the Spaniard words of encouragement, according to a report from Spanish media outlet Diario Gol.

Los Blancos have been a long way from their brilliant best this season, and currently sit five points adrift of bitter rivals Barcelona in La Liga after just five wins from their opening eight league outings.

Villarreal's French midfielder Alfred N'Diaye (L) vies with Real Madrid's defender Sergio Ramos during the Spanish league football match Real Madrid CF vs Villarreal CF at the Santiago...

And Zinedine Zidane's side found it tough going against Tottenham last night, struggling to a draw in the Santiago Bernabeu, after the visitors had taken an early lead.

And Diario Gol claim that Morata, who signed for Chelsea from Madrid in the summer, contacted his former teammate in the aftermath of their draw against the Lilywhites, and assured him that their upturn in fortunes will be just around the corner.

Alvaro Morata of Chelsea celebrates scoring his sides third goal during the Premier League match between Stoke City and Chelsea at Bet365 Stadium on September 23, 2017 in Stoke on Trent,...

The 24-year-old striker is currently out injured, so obviously has plenty of time on his hands to offer support to Ramos.

The 31-year-old Spanish centre-back shouldn't consider himself too hard done by, however, with four La Liga titles, three Champions League winners medals and a World Cup winners medal under his belt.

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