Even if there is this emerging controversy between Thomas Tuchel and Romelu Lukaku following somewhat inappropriate remarks – in the eyes of the German – of the striker in the Italian press, Chelsea’s season is going rather well. Admittedly, the Blues are second to already eleven points from Manchester City, which has one more game. But it must be said that the cruising speed of the Citizens is insane, and Londoners can not do much about it …
In the knockout stages of the Champions League, the Blues will face LOSC, a draw a priori favorable for the reigning European champions. But they still intend to strengthen this winter, especially in order to cope with the many injuries. And in the middle of the field, particularly supplied sector, there is enough to fill the boxes.
Beautiful people on sale
According to The Sun, three players could be pushed to pack their bags this summer: Ross Barkley, barred by competition and little used by Thomas Tuchel, with a nice rating in the Premier League. Ruben Loftus-Cheek, an important player with the Blues, is also in the shadows and could bring back a nice check. Finally, comes Hakim Ziyech, who evolves in a position a little more offensive than the two Englishmen but who, according to the words of the English media, is struggling to adapt.
Chelsea would, however, ask for a significant amount for the Moroccan international, wishing not to make too many losses on a player who had cost a little more than 40 million euros. Three potential sales that could help finance the arrivals of players like Alan Saint-Maximin (Newcastle) or Ousmane Dembélé (FC Barcelona), players who are part of the Blues’ tracks to strengthen themselves …