Former England midfielder, Joe Cole, has accused Kurt Zouma of “switching off” following Chelsea’s 1-1 draw at Southampton on Saturday.
Thomas Tuchel’s unbeaten begin answerable for the Blues stays intact, however the German regarded annoyed on the touchline for many of the recreation.
The Saints opened scoring within the thirty third minute after Nathan Redmond cut up Chelsea’s defence with an incisive throw ball and Liverpool loanee Takumi Minamino stored his cool with a elegant end to interrupt the impasse.
Mason Mount equalised from the penalty spot and the factors had been shared because the match completed all sq..
Reflecting on Minamino’s aim, Cole instructed BT Sport: “It was a stunning one-two from Redmond and because the ball will get performed in, now you’re speaking about margins in soccer.
“Azpilicueta has a glance to see the place Danny Ings is so it’s a very good play. He’s making an attempt to modify on, he’s making an attempt to marshal his defence.
“I really feel for Kurt, whenever you’re in the midst of a back-three you’ll be able to generally change off as a result of there’s no person to mark however switching off is precisely what he does.
“Minamino recognises there’s simply an inch of area and he runs into it after which it’s all in regards to the high quality of move.”
Southampton vs Chelsea: Zouma blamed for 1-1 draw