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3 Areas Chelsea Would Improve At If They Sign Brighton's Cucurella

Chelsea are interested in signing Brighton's left back Marc Cucurella for a fee of £50 million, despite having Alonso and Chilwell currently playing the role. This article highlights 3 areas Chelsea would improve significantly at if they can beat Manchester City to the signing of Marc Cucurella.ImageThomas Tuchel to snub Marc Cucurella £45m transfer amid desperate Chelsea  squad rebuild mission - Anita Abayomi - football.london

1) Left Wing-back/ Left Back :Chelsea fans scratch their heads at bizarre Cucurella bid as Blues stumble  towards season » Chelsea News

Cucurella is a modern left back with high technical quality as he can pass and control the ball with both feet. He has a pace that is rapid for most fullbacks, and his dribbles make him evade opponents easily. He is definitely way better than the options Chelsea have playing the left back role and would be a starter for Thomas Tuchel.

2) Creativity/ Chances Creation:Chelsea set asking price to sign Brighton defender Marc Cucurella |  Football | Metro News

Among defensive players last season, Marc Cucurella ranked very high for chances creation as the record has his tally at 40 just 2 short of Reece James who we all know is Chelsea's primary creative outlet. Imagine what would happen if they add a player like James to the left side of their defense, well no need to imagine it as Cucurella is literally a left sided Reece James (happy days for Chelsea fans).

3) Defensive Unit:Marc Cucurella: Chelsea Set to Rival Manchester City for Brighton's Star ▷  SportsBrief.com

Cucrella is also solid defensively, once again just like Reece James as his tackles and interceptions make him a stumbling block for wingers. Arsenal's Bukayo Saka could not get past Marc Cucurella last season, which speaks volumes as Saka has gotten the best out of majority of the league's left backs. Tactical Analysis: Block the midfield, attack the wing-backs – How Pep  Guardiola can end Thomas Tuchel hoodoo - Eurosport

In summary, Marc Cucurella would be a decent addition to Chelsea and might instantly made them a title challenging side. At £50 million and with no real rival threat, Chelsea should snap off this deal as quickly as possible.

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