- Chelsea seek to reduce squad.
- Futures of Hudson-Odoi and Rüdiger could be sacrifice
As we released on Connectley during Chelsea massive transfer window, the great animator of the summer market.
Chelsea blasted a rather calm transfer window with well-feeling recruits (Hakim Ziyech, Timo Werner, Thiago Silva, Kai Havertz, Ben Chilwell, Malang Sarr while waiting for Édouard Mendy) and especially more than 200 M € spent.
But of course, making so much effort requires sacrifices.
Connectley gathered that Emerson Palmieri, Tiémoué Bakaoyoko or N’Golo Kanté could be candidates for a departure, in the event of satisfactory offers.
But according to the Guardian, two other players could be pushed out by October 5 to make room and, above all, free up cash and free up payroll.
The very serious English daily thus ensures that Callum Hudson-Odoi (19 years old) and Antonio Rüdiger (27 years old) could be sacrificed.
The England international winger, on contract until June 2024, saw his manager Frank Lampard send him a heck of a message at a press conference these days, explaining that he was clearly asked to show more in the face of increased competition in his sector (Mason Mount, Christian Pulisic, Hakim Ziyech, Timo Werner).
The English press recently evoked a flashback from Bayern Munich, interested several months ago.
The Blues could be open to negotiation this time around. Ditto for the German international defender.
The arrival of Thiago Silva reduces his chances of starting and the question of his future could seriously arise in the days to come.
In Chelsea’s galaxy of stars and rookies, there isn’t a place for everyone …