The Chelsea fans in the Football Transfer Tavern will certainly be satisfied with how their season is going right now, but they could be concerned by the Diego Costa debacle in the last week or so and how it could potentially destabilise their Premier League title challenge.
However, despite the absence of their top goalscorer against the top flight holders Leicester City on Saturday, the Blues ran out comfortable 3-0 winners with the likes of Marcos Alonso stepping up to the plate when it came to putting the ball in the back of the net – much to the relief of the punters standing at the bar.
Seven points clear at the summit, Antonio Conte’s men are in pole position to win the league trophy at the end of the campaign, but it hasn’t stopped the speculation that the Italian could look to further strengthen his squad this month.
One player the club has been linked with is Adama Traore, who is currently on loan at Middlesbrough from Championship outfit Aston Villa – the landlord might need some convincing on this one though!
Here are THREE reasons why the former Barcelona starlet would be a sensational signing for the Blues…..Like what the TT have on offer? Sign up for more notifications!