Chelsea is about to make use of striker, Timo Werner, as a ‘makeweight’ to signal Borussia Dortmund’s Erling Haaland this summer time switch window.
This declare was made by revered Arsenal hero, Paul Merson.
In keeping with Merson, Chelsea will signal a correct striker like Haaland this summer time due to Werner’s stuttering kind this season.
Werner has struggled to reside as much as expectations at Chelsea after his big-money switch from RB Leipzig final summer time.
The German worldwide has been a daily fixture within the first workforce for Chelsea, however he has solely managed to attain 5 objectives and supplied 5 assists in 28 Premier League video games for the Blues up to now this season.
“Timo Werner might be on borrowed time for Chelsea as a result of it isn’t understanding for him in any respect,” Merson informed the Day by day Star.
“I feel he makes too many dangerous choices when he will get into good positions. For the cash they paid for him, he’s a tough diamond who must work on his sport.
“I have no idea if he obtained by on tempo alone in Germany, however he has not scored sufficient objectives for Chelsea, and he has missed a great deal of probabilities.
“Now he’s enjoying on the wing, and I do know he helped make a objective in opposition to Atletico Madrid with a great cross.
“However there are occasions you watch him, and he goes on a run and tries to cross it when there’s no-one within the field, and the defender blocks it anyway.
“I feel Chelsea will signal a correct striker this summer time, and I feel they may use him as a makeweight.
“It is sensible to supply him to Borussia Dortmund as a part of a deal for Erling Haaland.
“Dortmund will want a substitute in the event that they promote Haaland and Werner is customized and confirmed within the Bundesliga. He would in all probability enchantment to them.”
Chelsea’s subsequent sport is in opposition to West Brom on April 3 after the worldwide break.