The Blues made a winning start to their 2021-22 project versus Crystal Palace and still have a Belgian striker to come into their side
Christian Pulisic has actually used his decision on Chelsea’s £98 million ($136m) offer for Romelu Lukaku, with the United States global anticipating a respected Belgian striker to provide more “exciting times” at Stamford Bridge.
The Blues are the present holders of a much sought-after Champions League crown, while an excellent 3-0 win over Crystal Palace in a 2021-22 Premier League opener recommends that a title difficulty might be on the cards this season.
Thomas Tuchel still has Lukaku to slot into a star-studded side, on the back of a big-money transfer from Inter, and Pulisic anticipates a tested entertainer in the last 3rd to make west London heavyweights much more harmful than they currently are.
What has been stated?
The USMNT star has actually informed Chelsea’s main site of inviting among the very best No.9s in world football onto the Blues’ books: “Lukaku’s an excellent striker.
“He plays actually great with his back to objective, holding the ball, and he’s an excellent goalscorer, so I’m extremely thrilled to have fun with him. It’s going to be amazing times.
“We have a very good team with a lot of depth and it’s a really exciting team. When you have a bunch of good players it’s never a bad thing so we’re really excited to see how this year goes.”
Can Chelsea difficulty for more prizes?
Chelsea hardly needed to leave very first equipment when alleviating to a comfy derby triumph over Crystal Palace in their very first domestic getaway of the brand-new season.
Prior to that contest, another prize had actually been gathered when edging out Villarreal on charges in the UEFA Super Cup.
Tuchel’s guys appear prepared to ferret out much more flatware, with Pulisic amongst the objectives for them versus the Eagles, however no one is getting brought away right now.
“Obviously it’s always nice to get on the score sheet so I’m very happy, but I’m just happy about the win for the team,” Pulisic included on early development.
“We put a truly great efficiency together and the tidy sheet was extremely essential, so it was a truly great day for us and I’m simply delighted with getting 3 essential points.
“Obviously challenging for the title is what we’re going to fight for, but it’s just the first game. We’re going to take it game by game, and try to put a great season together.”
Chelsea will be back in action on Sunday when dealing with another London enemy in the kind of Arsenal.