1) Playing Style/Formation
Chelsea plays a 3-4-2-1 formation with a back three,wingbacks, two central midfielders and a combination of three attackers up front, with one operating as the “main” striker. Thomas formation have proven to be a key factor contributing to their success in the 2021/22 season. Chelsea became the top leading in the Epl table after they overlook Liverpool in a 3-1 clash against Southermptom.
2) The Back Three
Chelsea have a solid defense with Thiago Silva playing a longside Antonio Rudiger and Trevoh Chalobah. Their opponets offense finds it difficult to break them as the two central midfielders, Ng'olo Kante and Jorgingho support the defense line.
3) Attacking Style
The 3-4-2-1 formation makes attacking more significant. The left and the right midfielders provides the front three with countless opportunities from the flanks. Romelu Lukaku and Timo Werner being the key strikers, recieves ball from both flanks and Central areas providing them with countless opportunities.
4) Team Pressing
Chelsea do a decent job of defending with the ball using possession, but their teampressing has been one of the best ways they have improved defensively. Whenever the blues loses the ball, they press instantly to try to win the ball back and often foul when it fails giving their opponents less chances of breaking them.
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