Manchester United legend, Rio Ferdinand, has revealed how Chelsea can develop into Premier League and Champions League contenders subsequent season.
Based on Ferdinand, Chelsea have to signal a Borussia Dortmund striker, Erling Haaland, with a view to develop into 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 Highway.
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 resulting from damage.
“In the event that they [Chelsea] wish to be Champions League contenders, Premier league contenders, then Giroud, clearly when Frank was right here, and now below this administration, it’s the identical, he’s been a bit-part participant, it’s his age, clearly,” Ferdinand instructed BT Sport.
“He’s not a younger Giroud, he’s at a distinct stage of his profession. I don’t assume he expects to play each recreation.
“I believe Tammy might 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 intervening time, I believe they’ll 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 likelihood of successful, a correct contender’.
“For those who usher in one other striker in, that’s a part of being a high membership. It’s by no means going to get to a degree the place Tammy is sitting there saying, ‘I’m outright No.1’. You’ve bought to be jostling for positions.”