Thomas Tuchel’s squad news is stable compared to the initial season of previous managers. Chelsea has signed a series of players last year under the watch of club legend Frank Lampard.
The Blues have got the valuable squad in England with fine talents available in the continent. Former Ajax ace Hakim Ziyech is one of them who expected a great start in West London.
But the competition within the squad and unfortunate injuries affected the career path of the player in Stamford Bridge. Ziyech started only seven matches under Tuchel this season for the team.
He scored 4 goals and assisted for 4 in 28 fixtures this season. But starting berth is the major concern for the player. As per the reports, Ziyech is not happy with the pickings of Tuchel in Chelsea.
But, Chelsea signed the player with long-term interest. The contract of the Morocco international runs till 2025. The team is absolutely benefitting from the tactical transformation in Stamford Bridge.
The German head coach is getting it right in England as Chelsea are fighting hard for the top four positions. Many of the players are finding their true potential under the new boss. But, the case of Ziyech is different.
Chelsea are placed fifth on the league table and the Champions League fixtures are working fine for them. The quarter-finals against Porto tuned in favor of the Blues as the first leg gave them an advantage of two goals.
The Summer transfer plans for Chelsea
Thomas Tuchel needs to perform a balancing act in West London this summer. A bunch of talented players of the squad is yet to claim decent playing time. Also, the manager is concerned about the players and their future.
The summer transfer window is expecting serious anticipation from Chelsea scouts. According to the sources, pandits are predicting a loan deal for Ziyech if he fails to impress the manager.
Although, he needs to stay consistent on the field. The youngsters of Chelsea are making use of the opportunities and they need to impress the manager in the remaining fixtures of the season in the Premier League. They are taking on multiple competitions expecting a silverware by the end of the season.
The midfielders of the Blues are safe under Thomas Tuchel and they are the pivot of the tactical game of the manager. Although, the senior legs in the midfield are ensuring the consistency of the team performance.
Players including Timo Werner, Christian Pulisic, Kai Havertz are the newcomers in the Chelsea squad fighting for the attacking spot along with Hakim Ziyech. The Moroccan should find his space in Chelsea as the summer transfer window is under reach in European football.