Chelsea’s academy is full of talent, yet more often than not, the best individuals within the group will often not get a chance at Stamford Bridge. They’re regularly shipped out on loan or left to stagnate within the developmental ranks, and that’s a big problem for the club.
Instead, Chelsea will often look to sign top-class talent instead, with an eye on immediate success rather than a chance of success in the future.
That sentiment has been echoed by reports linking Chelsea with a move for Argentine forward Gonzalo Higuain. The 30-year-old is one of Europe’s best forwards, but his age speaks volumes about Chelsea’s plans.
Perhaps, then, it might be time for the Blues to buck the trend. They’ve got plenty of young attacking talents in their academy that could be just as influential as Higuain over the next few years.
With that said, here are 2 talented Chelsea youngsters that Sarri should use instead…