Chelsea has been in constant need to sign a defensive midfielder since 2020. As a result, Thomas Tuchel drew a list of possible midfielders he would want to see at Stamford Bridge to help him initiate his plans. Aurelien Tchouameni, Declan Rice and Julian Weigl are top of that list.
Chelsea manager Tuchel after the narrow qualification to the top four of the English premier League competitions has come out clearly and explained the wishlist players he would like to sign in the coming transfer window. Tuchel's squad qualified for the champions League competitions by the grace of God who led Tottenham Hotspur to crush their Leicester city counterparts something that Chelsea fans has praised Tottenham Hotspur for that great support.
PSV Eindhoven have work to do against Benfica in the Champions League play-off fixture after the first leg ended 2-1 in favour of the Portuguese Primeira Liga club. First half strikes from Rafa Silva and Julian Weigl proved decisive for Benfica in a game that PSV were the dominant side.
Chelsea have improved this season since the entrance of German tactician Thomas Tuchel who has transformed the current players into one of the best squads in Europe. However, additions may be required as a precaution in case of injuries and inevitable circumstances. According to Portuguese newspaper O Jogo with a citation from Sport Witness, Chelsea are interested in the services of Benfica defensive midfielder Julian Weigl.
Thomas Tuchel has an uphill task to qualify for champions league this season as they face Aston Villa on Sunday.Even as the preparations go on for the qualification, the German is aware what the board needs to secure champions league football to attract new players in the summer.
Chelsea football club who have been tipped for a squad reshuffle this summer transfer window, have been linked to a number of players. The likes of Erling Haaland, Harry Kane,Achraf Hakimi, Romelu Lukaku, and Julian Weigl have all been linked to join the Blues.
Liverpool take on portuguese side Benfica in the first league of champions league today. The reds must take a lot of caution against Benfica who booked their place in the last eight with a 3-2 aggregate victory over Ajax, with interim manager Nelson Verissimo inspiring an impressive knockout run.
Julian Weigl Has Issued His Verdict on Tuchel Amid Chelsea Transfer Links as Declan Rice Alternative
Chelsea has been linked with a move for a defensive midfielder since the beginning of last summer. Declan Rice and Julian Weigl are names that constantly featured at Chelsea's radar for a long period. With Rice's price tag believed to be high, the West London club has set its sights to Benfica's Julian Weigl.
BOAVISTA V ESTORIL Boavista will be looking for an improved result here after the 3-1 Primeira Liga loss in their previous game against Benfica. In that game, Boavista managed 30% possession and 10 shots at goal with 6 of them on target. The scorer for Boavista was Gustavo Sauer (32').
Julian Weigl Julian Weigl is a German professional footballer who plays as a defensive midfielder for Benfica and the Germany national football team. Chelsea head coach Thomas Tuchel wants to sign Benfica midfielder Julian Weigl this summer.Chelsea have made contact over his availability with his representatives and Tuchel consideres him as his crucial for the summer.
The former Chelsea striker Eden Hazard who has found it tough while playing in the Spanish League on the sides of Real Madrid has finally decided to have a transfer during the coming transfer window.Belgian international has made his mind to get back on English premier League where he feels will be better for him and is hoping to shine the way he used to be.
Chelsea's interest in German midfielder Julian Weigl is rapidly growing.Weigl is on the wish list for Thomas Tuchel squad for next season.The Blues consider Weigl or Tchouameni if they fail to secure Declan Rice deal in the summer. [Photo Credits] The Dortmund youngster who has spent a season long loan deal with Benfica will be number one on Tuchel's transfer list this term.