Chelsea fans here in the Football Transfer Tavern were delighted with the start that their side made to the Premier League this past weekend, and they think they could go all the way this season.
A particular highlight of the opening day was the cohesion that The Blues had throughout their XI, particularly within Chelsea’s new look five man midfield.
Utilising a formation which saw N’Golo Kante play just in front of the Chelsea back four whilst his four midfield teammates played alongside each other further forward – The Blues had the perfect balance between midfield and attack in the heart of their side.
Whilst the Chelsea midfield performed admirably, rumours linking The Blues with Real Madrid midfielder James Rodriguez just won’t go away – and it has left Blues fans here in the Football Transfer Tavern wondering where he would fit into the side.
There is no doubting that he has the quality to make an impact at the Bridge, and when combined with Chelsea’s core midfield stars – he could be absolutely unstoppable.
In fact, our landlord reckons that if The Blues can bag James Rodriguez this season, they could be real title contenders this season.
With that, this is the potential new-look Chelsea midfield including James Rodriguez…
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