Chelsea hero, Frank Leboeuf, has suggested the membership’s proprietor, Roman Abramovich, in opposition to signing Borussia Dortmund striker, Erling Haaland.
Chelsea is amongst some high European golf equipment chasing Haaland’s signature this upcoming summer time switch window.
Chelsea hierarchy is reportedly keen to offer the transfer the inexperienced mild if supervisor, Thomas Tuchel, can information the Blues into subsequent season’s Champions League.
Nonetheless, Lebouef, who performed for Chelsea between 1996 and 2001, is frightened in regards to the affect Haaland’s arrival might have on the membership’s dressing room, including that it may very well be a ‘catastrophe’.
“Haaland is a beast,” the previous centre-back advised Sky Sports activities.
“In fact, it could be a plus for Chelsea. However now you’ve to assume financially and economically, and also you additionally need to assume and ensure your dressing room goes to be following the coach.
“In case you put Haaland (within the crew), you lose [Olivier] Giroud.
“However you may lose [Kai] Havertz, you may lose [Timo] Werner as properly. What about [Christian] Pulisic? The place are you going to play [Hakim] Ziyech?
“That’s an equation that you must be certain goes to work and that the outcomes are going to be good for the membership.
“You possibly can add skills, that’s not an issue. However you’ve to ensure the chemistry works.
“In any other case, it’s going to be a catastrophe. Having the one expertise doesn’t be certain you’ll win one thing.”
In the meantime, talking about his future at Dortmund, Haaland advised reporters whereas on worldwide obligation with the Norway nationwide crew earlier this week that his contract was nonetheless operating.
“I nonetheless have three years of contract [at Dortmund].
“I’m not frightened about [potential exit].”