Former Liverpool defender Glen Johnson has opined that Chelsea has had the perfect switch window this summer season among the many Premier League groups.
The Blues, having remained dormant for some time, signed Raheem Sterling from Manchester Metropolis and Kalidou Koulibaly from Napoli in the previous few weeks.
Head coach Thomas Tuchel has hinted at extra signings. In the meantime, The Athletic journalist Simon Johnson (through soccer.london) has said that they’re on the lookout for 4 extra signings.
Johnson, nevertheless, believes that the west London facet have executed their greatest enterprise regardless. Chatting with GGRECON, he stated:
“I believe Chelsea have had the perfect switch window to this point. They have Raheem Sterling in they usually’ve obtained a centre-back, which they’ve actually wanted. They wanted these gamers greater than Manchester Metropolis wanted Erling Haaland for instance.”
Manchester Metropolis seem to have made the perfect signing of any Premier League facet with Erling Haaland’s acquisition from Borussia Dortmund.
Nonetheless, scoring objectives wasn’t an issue for them regardless of enjoying with no striker final season. Metropolis struck 99 instances within the Premier League en path to retaining their top-flight crown.
Chelsea, in the meantime, noticed a lot of their attackers wrestle final season. Romelu Lukaku, Hakim Ziyech, Timo Werner, Kai Havertz and Callum Hudson-Odoi scored solely 31 Premier League objectives between them!
Defensively, too, Antonio Rudiger was the one participant to face out. The remainder of the backline maybe went by way of the motions because the Blues conceded 33 instances and completed in third place within the Premier League.
Nonetheless, Rudiger has now joined Actual Madrid.
Sterling and Koulibaly are among the many greatest gamers of their positions and their signings have understandably raised hopes for Chelsea’s new season.
Chelsea trying to make extra signings
Following their 4-0 defeat by the hands of Arsenal of their pre-season match, Tuchel wasn’t completely happy and urged his facet to purchase extra gamers.
Now, in response to journalist Dean Jones (through GiveMeSport), talks have begun with proprietor Tood Boehly over new signings.
Sevilla’s Jules Kounde has been linked with them this summer season however he is reached an settlement with Barcelona. Nonetheless, Chelsea aren’t giving up of their pursuit of the French centre-back but.
Leicester Metropolis defender Wesley Fofana can also be on their radar and the Every day Mail experiences that the Blues are weighing up a transfer for him.
Inter Milan star Milan Skriniar is one other participant who’s being thought of.
Since Sterling’s arrival, the membership’s targets have turned to strengthening their protection.
With Rudiger and Andreas Christensen’s departures, they are going to want extra reinforcements of their backline.