Even when the Chelsea defense has been conceding goals like crazy, there’s one defensive player who has been above criticism for the Blues. Yes, I am talking about Cesar Azpilicueta.
The Spaniard has been a rock on the Left Back, Right Back, or against Hull City, at the Center Back. It doesn’t matter where he starts, Cesar has been one of the best defenders in the Premier League for the last two seasons, and after looking at our defensive record, that’s saying something!
Talking after the win against Hull City, Cesar was asked about the change in formation to a 3-4-3, but the Spaniard was quick to point out that it wasn’t so much as a change in formation that brought the positive result, but it was more to do with the Blues playing good Football:
Find out what Azpilicueta said on next page.