Finally it looks like Chelsea will be signing a defender, but hold on, it’s not a center back, not yet. It is a left back, and that it equally crucial, considering Ivanovic can not be trusted fully as the season continues to unfold. Fiorentina’s Marcos Alonso is thought to be close to signing for Chelsea.
According to Marca, Chelsea are very close to signing the Fiorentina left back. Well that makes sense doesn’t it? Ivanovic was woeful last season, and while Chelsea have won all three of their first Premier League matches, Ivanovic was at fault for the goal conceded at Vicarage Road against Watford, a match where both Batshuayi and Costa had to score in the last minutes to get Chelsea the 3 points.
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