First match day is over, and safe to say, the defense has not looked so good in more than a year. There were faultless displays from Cahill, Terry and even Ivanovic, who was single-handedly responsible for many goals last season. It was a relief to see that the defense was finally reliable.
However, this is the Premier League, and an injury or two is always round the corner. And so Chelsea need some more players for cover, especially defenders. Having sent Abdul Baba Rahman to Schalke on loan, Chelsea will be needing another left back to provide cover to Azpilicueta in case of an injury or suspension. And Chelsea are said to be looking at a German full back.
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