Manchester United legend, Rio Ferdinand, has revealed how Chelsea can grow to be Premier League and Champions League contenders subsequent season.
In line with Ferdinand, Chelsea have to signal a Borussia Dortmund striker, Erling Haaland, to be able to grow to be Premier League and Champions League contenders.
Ferdinand stated this after Chelsea stumbled within the top-four race on Saturday afternoon as they have been held to a 0-0 draw in opposition to Leeds United at Elland Street.
Kai Havertz led Chelsea’s assault forward of Olivier Giroud and Timo Werner, who each began the sport on the bench, whereas Tammy Abraham missed out on account of harm.
“In the event that they [Chelsea] need to be Champions League contenders, Premier league contenders, then Giroud, clearly when Frank was right here, and now beneath this administration, it’s the identical, he’s been a bit-part participant, it’s his age, clearly,” Ferdinand advised BT Sport.
“He’s not a younger Giroud, he’s at a distinct stage of his profession. I don’t suppose he expects to play each recreation.
“I believe Tammy shall be placing himself in there, however once more, he has to get match and keep match. However I believe the degrees of this membership in the meanwhile, I believe they are going to go into the market to purchase an out-and-out No.9.
“Haaland is the one who’s on everybody’s lips, he’s the participant in kind. A whole lot of golf equipment are sitting there pondering, ‘if we get him, that takes us from being a contender to really having an actual probability of successful, a correct contender’.
“In the event you usher in one other striker in, that’s a part of being a prime membership. It’s by no means going to get to some extent the place Tammy is sitting there saying, ‘I’m outright No.1’. You’ve acquired to be jostling for positions.”