Cesar Azpilicueta is now the captain of the Chelsea football club, however his contract with the club will expire at the end of the current season. He might have left the club by then, but who will take over as captain of the team if he does?
ARTICLE SOURCE: MY OPINION I was apprehensive when I saw the starting lineup for Chelsea's UEFA Super Cup final match against Villarreal back in August. Thomas Tuchel began Kurt Zouma in his defense, while Andreas Christensen, Reece James, and Cesar Azpilicueta were all on the bench.
ARTICLE SOURCE: MY OPINION During a World Cup qualifying match in the middle of this month, Chelsea captain Cesar Azpilicueta and AC Milan forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic became the focus of media attention. Sweden's final World Cup qualifiers were held in Spain. Thanks to Alvaro Morata's strike in the 86th minute, the hosts Spain were leading the visiting Sweden.
Equally ranked at 29th place are 32 year old Chelsea defender, Cesar Azpilicueta and 36 year old Real Madrid Midfielder, Luka Modric. Equally ranked at 26th place are 24 year old Inter Milan Midfielder, Nicolo Barella. 26 year old Manchester City Defender, Ruben Dias.
In Chelsea's 1-0 victory over Brentford, Cesar Azpilicueta demonstrated that he is a great leader by tackling Edouard Mendy. Chelsea came out on top in a hard-fought contest thanks to Edouard Mendy's heroics multiple times. Premier League clean sheet number four for the Senegal international this season came courtesy of six stops.
ARTICLE SOURCE: MY OPINION This season, we've seen some players that have had a strong start. Based on their current form, here are the top 10 right backs in the world. 10. Cesar Azpilicueta Cesar Azpilicueta was forced to leave the Chelsea squad after suffering a minor injury.
ARTICLE SOURCE: MY OPINION Chelsea has been given the captaincy because they are one of the most successful Premier League clubs. The Blues have had some of the best captains in football wear the Captain's armband throughout their history. Some of these Chelsea captains have led their teams to great success and have etched their names into the annals of the club.
Why Thomas Tuchel should deploy Saul Niguez to the left wing back position in Ben Chilwell's absence
Ben Chilwell Suffered an ACL injury during the coordinate against Juventus in the Champions League. Upper leg tendon injury is one of the most noticeably terrible injury that a player could have, it happens when the tissue that associates the thighbone to the shinbone, at the knee is torn.
ARTICLE SOURCE: MY OPINION Photo Credit: Google Search Cesar Azpilicueta was signed by Chelsea during the summer transfer window of 2012. In the English Premier League, the Spaniard has made 305 appearances for Chelsea. During his time at Stamford Bridge, he has also won numerous important titles.
ARTICLE SOURCE: MY OPINION According to claims by ESPN, Barcelona's new coach, Xavi, is reportedly interested in recruiting Chelsea captain Cesar Azpilicueta, who plays for the Blues. Chelsea should avoid selling their experienced Spanish defender, who joined the club in 2012, to Barcelona, as this is not in their best interests.
According to a report published today by the Turkish CNN, Chelsea Football Club has already began negotiations with a potential January signing. Due to the expiration of their contracts, Andreas Christensen, Antonio Rudiger, Cesar Azpilicueta, and Thiago Silva are all in their final year of their contracts, causing the Blues some headaches.
ARTICLE SOURCE: MY OPINION Chelsea has enjoyed a strong start to the season, leading the Premier League table by three points over second-placed Manchester City. Last season, Thomas Tuchel turned Chelsea around from a struggling squad to a UEFA Champions League winner. This season, the German has continued, and these are his top five players:
SOURCE: MY OPINION Arsenal played against Burnley FC yesterday and came away with a 1-0 victory following a hard-fought battle to the finish. Gunners have now won two consecutive games after losing their opening three games of the Premier League season to this point. As well as facing Tottenham Hotspur yesterday at the Tottenham Stadium, Chelsea is also scheduled to play against Zenit St Petersburg, with the blues in optimistic mood following their triumph over the Russian side in the midweek Champions League game.
SOURCE: MY OPINION Yesterday, I came across a Twitter argument in which some Chelsea fans said that Cesar Azpilicueta hasn't done enough to be deemed a Chelsea legend, while others claimed that he has. This discussion prompted me to write an article about one of Chelsea's long-serving servants.
France were delegated UEFA Nations League champions with a 2-1 victory over Spain on Sunday evening. Two-objective legend Ferran Torres was passed fit and fired up top for Spain, as Les Blues gave starts to Aurelien Tchouameni in midfield and Presnel Kimpembe in the cautious divider. Spain nearly fell behind five minutes in after Les Blues counter-squeezed through the center and string in Karim Benzema, yet Cesar Azpilicueta gathered up the danger.
ARTICLE SOURCE: MY OPINION When it comes to relying on old players in the team, Chelsea has always been hesitant. The club does not like the concept of their players retiring with the club, and they have recently seen some experienced veterans leave Stamford Bridge. In order to make room for youth players, the club's contract policy for older players is that no player over the age of 30 will be handed a contract extension lasting more than a year.
If Chelsea's decision to spend £97 million to bring Romelu Lukaku back to Stamford Bridge required any justification, the Belgian gave it on Tuesday with a master striker's goal. Chelsea were frustrated by a well-drilled Zenit St Petersburg in their first game in the competition since winning the Champions League against Manchester City in May.
OPINION: Comparing the performance of Reece James so Far this season with his Stats from last Season
ARTICLE SOURCE: MY OPINION This season, Reece James is enjoying a fantastic season in the English Premier League. Chelsea's right-back is only in his third season with the club, but he has already cemented his place in Thomas Tuchel's starting lineup. The Cobham academy graduates were among the few players brought into Chelsea's first squad by Frank Lampard at the start of the 2019/20 season.
Chelsea maintained their spectacular begin to the Premier League season after cruising to a 3-0 win over Tottenham Hotspur on Sunday evening. Heung-min Son seemed to put the host in the front following their dismissal loss to Crystal Palace last Saturday, but stern piece of defending from the Blues repelled the Korean international.
Marcos Alonso hopes new Chelsea midfielder Saul Niguez kickstart his time at the club properly and backs him to impact the team. Chelsea left it late in the switch window to conclude their incoming commercial enterprise. On deadline day, the Blues signed Saul Niguez on loan from Atletico Madrid to cap off a great window.