Chelsea began their season will with 13 points in 6 games. The leadership of German tactician Thoma Tuchel proves to be a bid advantage. He won the UEFA Champions league last season with the London club. The coach had a good squad in that his only job was to organize the team.
One of the best performers in Chelsea at the moment is German defender Antonio Rudiger. The towering center back has been a key part of Chelsea this new season as they have kept several clean sheets. According to reports the defender is set to leave England from the Spanish league.
His performances have impressed Real Madrid who are in need of a center back after the departure of Raphael Verane to Manchester united and Sergio Ramos to PSG. Rudiger is yet to agree a contract extension with Chelsea. However, the club is not willing to meet Rudiger's demands of increased wages.
The player us now reportedly ready to leave and join Spanish giants on free next summer. He was a regular starter at Chelsea for the first 2 years before getting competition from other good defenders. Kurt Zouma and Thiago Silva proved to be a threat to his playing chances.
His pace, strength and aerial abilities put him among the best defenders in the world at the moment. If he leaves, Tuchel will have to look for another player in the transfer markets either in January or next summer.
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