Chelsea news: John Terry fitness update, Branislav Ivanovic out and Marcos Alonso in?
Chelsea’s defense has been giving nightmares to every Chelsea fan all over the world. The tremendously bad form of Gary Cahill and Branislav Ivanovic is the reason for Antonio Conte’s migraines, and ever since John Terry has injured his ankle, the defensive woes don’t seem to go away.
Chelsea have conceded two or more goals in four matches consecutively now. Almost every goal had an element of Chelsea surrendering possession at crucial times, or failing to mark a player when needed. And that is exactly why we have missed John Terry.
But ahead of Chelsea’s weekend clash against Hull City, Chelsea fans may finally have something to cheer about. John Terry is back at training, and may play against Hull at the expense of Gary Cahill. If all goes to plan, it will be Luiz and Terry at the heart of defense.
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