Chelsea football club were undoubtedly one of the few busy Premier League teams during the just concluded summer transfer window. The West London club are keen on competing with the likes of Manchester City, Manchester United and Liverpool for more trophies this season and have splashed the cash to sign Romelu Lukaku from Inter Milan during the summer.
Table toppers Chelsea will be playing against the impressive newly promoted Brentford this weekend, with the aim of solidifying their position on the top of the table. Brentford are arguably the surprise package team of the Premier League this season, as they are currently achieving more than expected in the league so far, they currently sit 7th position on the league table.
The Blues' manager, Thomas Tuchel, is optimistic about the prospect of signing a successor for Ngolo Kante, despite having signed Saul Niguez on loan from Athletico Madrid. According to rumors, the Germany manager is aware that a long-term midfielder is desperately needed to replace the aging combo of Jorginho and Kante, and it appears that he is keen on signing Aurelien Tchouameni, a Monaco star who has won a European Nations Winner gold.
Chelsea announced in August that they had signed Saul Niguez as part of a loan deal until the end of the season. The Blues are definitely looking for a connection and they seem to be adding another leg and spreading the workload. Since Mason Mount, Jorginho and Ngolo Kante usually start in most games, Chelsea only have Ruben Loftus-Cheek and Ruben Loftus-Cheek.
The Blues are currently in good shape after boostering their squad in last Summer's transfer market. The acquired quality players like Romelu Lukaku, Saul Niguez and Bettinelli. Romelu Lukaku has already become a starter in Thomas Tuchel's front three. He is a world-class striker and has shown his potentials and capabilities in his first four appearances for Chelsea scoring 4 goals in those four games.
After winning the Champions League last season, Chelsea only needed a few additions to their squad in the last summer transfer window. The Chelsea's summer transfer window will classified as a largely successful one for the club, having signed Romelu Lukaku for a club record fee, and picking up Saul Niguez on loan from Atletico Madrid.
Chelsea is presently doing well in England and beyond. The fact that Chelsea is the current European champion is another reason to give them their deserving respect. At the moment, Chelsea has one of the best squad depths in football. All thanks to the experienced players they have on the bench.
Last summer, the Blues added talented players such as Romelu Lukaku, Saul Niguez, and Mario Bettinelli to their squad, and Romelu Lukaku has already established himself as a regular in Thomas Tuchel's attacking trio. Chelsea's team is now in better form as a result of this.
5) Ross Barkley Ross Barkley returned to Chelsea last summer following an inability to secure a permanent move to Aston Villa despite a successful loan spell at the club last season. Well, the 28 year old midfielder has also failed to extert himself as a first choice starter for Thomas Tuchel's men and doesn't look like he'll be staying at the club beyond the end of the current season.
There are some players who have really declined in terms of performance since they moved to their new club in the last transfer market, and this is worrying to football fans as they expected to see more of them. Today, I'll show you six players who are underperforming in their new clubs and explain why.
Photo credit: imjohn Thomas Tuchel's Chelsea team is one of the most complete teams in the world, comprising multiple players for different positions in the team. Thomas Tuchel has got a dream squad at his disposal and the German manager has not disappointed in their management.
Saul Niguez who signed for Chelsea from Atlético Madrid last transfer window has not really kept the ground running after he had a woeful debut game for Chelsea. Despite that he has not established himself in the Thomas Tuchel's game plan, he is still an important player for Chelsea who has only it takes to succeed at Chelsea.
Chelsea football club are still desperate to add more quality players to their squad despite having nice and sharp players in the team. Thomas Tuchel was able to bring Saul Niguez to Chelsea from Atletico Madrid during the summer transfer window. But, unfortunately, the Spanish playmaker is yet to step up his game.
Chelsea football club players continued to train with the players who were not invited for the international football break with their national teams. As always some of the academy players are called up to make up the numbers in the first team training with the likes of Hakim Ziyech, Ruben Loftus-Cheek, Callum Hudson-Odoi, Saul Niguez the only senior squad members involved.
Chelsea received good news yesterday as star midfielder N'Golo Kante is out of self Isolation and returns to squad training on Friday. The French midfielder was not called up for his country's UEFA nation's league campaign after he tested positive for Covid-19. He missed the semi final against Belgium and he will also miss the final on Sunday against Spain.
During last summer's transfer window, Chelsea's transfer chief, Marina Granovskaia made huge efforts to bring in the players that will help Chelsea's squad become strengthened for this season's campaign. Having already completed the signing of Saul Niguez on a season long loan and Romelu Lukaku who have not failed to improve Chelsea's attack.
Everything seem to be going well for Chelsea under the management of Thomas Tuchel, after winning the Champions League last season, and also the Uefa Super Cup title earlier this season. Chelsea added Romelu Lukaku to their squad last summer, and are currently top of the Premier League table this season, after seven rounds of games played.
The Chelsea football club's new signing Saul Niguez has really been a huge disappointment for the Chelsea squad as he has been unable to make a positive impact in the matches he has featured as a defensive midfielder. And this has raised an alarm from the Chelsea's fans, demanding that he (Saul) should be sent back to Atletico Madrid.
During last summer's transfer window, the Blues acquired excellent players like Romelu Lukaku, Saul Niguez, and Bettinelli, and Romelu Lukaku has already established himself as a starter in Thomas Tuchel's front three. Chelsea's team is now in terrific form as a result of this.
Manchester United haven't added to their center midfield since signing Fred from Jose Mourinho in the summer of 2018. To be fair, Ole's failure to sign a CM in the most recent transfer window was perplexing. The Red Devils allowed Chelsea to sign Saul Niguez, leaving them short on quality in the middle of the park.