Analyzing our fullback options: Jonas Hector or Ricardo Rodriguez? Read and comment below
Although it is not known whether Chelsea are indeed in the market for fullbacks or not, looking at the current set of full backs we have, we surely could do with one more fullback in the first team squad.
Chelsea have only Branislav Ivanovic, Cesar Azpilicueta and Ola Aina as first team fullbacks. Ola Aina has no experience of playing in the Premier League. Thus a lack of full backs is badly exposed.
Ivanovic had a disaster of a season last time, and we must be ready for worst case scenarios especially after Antonio Conte let Abdul Baba Rahman and Nathan Ake leave on season-long loan spells.
So, keeping that in mind, let’s analyse two full backs from the Bundesliga, who have been linked to Chelsea in rumours and how they could fit in with Chelsea:
Find out the complete analysis on next page.