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Potential Chelsea Captains That can Take Over From Azplicueta

Cease Azplicueta is regarded as one of the best captains in the premier league right now if not the best.However,his contract in the club is almost expiring and with the Chelsea policy of not rewarding a more than 1 year contract to a 30+years player,The team will soon need to explore their options.I took a keen look at the team and the following players could prove to be productive players in given the chance to captain the club in the foreseeable future.

1.Mateo Kovacic.

Kovacic has been the best player under Frank Lampard so far in the 2019/2020 season scoring two goals and assisting three.The Crotian when in the pitch always controls the pitch tone and with no red card since joining the side he is capable of productively Captaining the Lampard led Chelsea.

2.Antonio Rudiger.

The German came back from injury and so far has scored 2 goals all against Brendan Rodgers side Leicester.When in the pitch, Antonio is known for always leading the central defensive partner.The German record in the premier league has been good so far and is seen as one of the players to succeed The current Captain.


The Brazilian born who plays for Italina national side has overcome criticism this season under Frank Lampard scoring six and assisting twice in all competitions.Despite the speculations that the player is in poll position to reunite with former coacha Sarri at Juventus,he can decide to stay at the club and explore his best potential.The midfielder is ranked first among the potential captains given that he is the current assistant captain.

4.Ngolo Kante.

The French international has not realized his best form this season because of the recurring injury from last season just before the success in the Europa final against Unai Emery's Arsenal.On many occasions in the pitch this season Kante has been outstanding scoring 3 goals in all competitions.Though the French is eyed by a couple of top class clubs like Real Madrid and Barcelona,he can stay at the club and wait to play his best full season at the club under current boss Frank Lampard.His stay might lead to him succeeding Azplicueta in the club as the captain.

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