Former Manchester United star, Rio Ferdinand has recognized Borussia Dortmund striker, Erling Haaland because the participant Chelsea must signal with the intention to change into Premier League and Champions League contenders.
Thomas Tuchel’s aspect stumbled within the top-four race on Saturday as they performed out a 0-0 draw with Leeds United.
Kai Havertz spearheaded Chelsea’s assault and lots of alternatives in entrance of aim got here begging for a prime finisher.
And Ferdinand, a former Pink Devils defender, has famous that the Blues are in want of a brand new No.9 this summer time.
And based on him, £90 million-rated Erling is the person for the job.
“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.
“He’s not a younger Giroud, he’s at a unique stage of his profession. I don’t assume he expects to play each sport,’ Ferdinand instructed BT Sport.
‘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 for the time being, 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 type.”