Coach Thomas Tuchel himself also confirmed after Chelsea beat Everton 1-0 in their first win at Goodison Park since 2017: “Yes, Alonso asked to leave and we agreed to it. his wishes. That’s why he was sidelined in today’s game.”
Marcos Alonso is looking for a way to leave Chelsea after 6 years with
Marcos Alonso joined Stamford Bridge in 2016 from Fiorentina, and the 31-year-old quickly became a mainstay of the “Blues” throughout the following seasons. Currently, the team that is said to want to have Alonso’s signature is Barcelona. On the other hand, Chelsea also want to use Alonso as part of a contract to recruit Frenkie de Jong from the Catalan team.
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Chelsea probably do not need to be too worried about Alonso’s departure, when there is still the name of Ben Chilwell for the left-back position, the English player has only recently returned after missing the part. big last season due to injury. In addition, coach Tuchel still has full-back Emerson, who recently returned to Chelsea after a successful season on loan from Lyon.
With the loss of defenders Antonio Rudiger and Andreas Christensen on free transfers in the summer, the “Blues” have spent a lot of money on players like Kalidou Koulibaly, Marc Cucurella to strengthen the hole in the defence. Despite winning away from home in the first game of the Premier League, coach Tuchel still thinks that Chelsea’s defense still has many problems.
Under the new reign of American billionaire Todd Boehly, Chelsea have shown signs that they are ready to spend big this summer. According to the latest information, the next transfer target that coach Tuchel is targeting is Leicester’s Wesley Fofana. Although Leicester bid very high, up to 80 million pounds, but Chelsea is considered willing to spend this money to get the service of the young French star.