Kepa Arrizabalaga is restless and restless. He bluntly admitted that he was not happy to be a reserve goalkeeper at Chelsea.
Kepa admitted that he found it difficult to play as spare Edouard Mendy.
Kepa’s career at Stamford Bridge has fallen far short of what many had hoped for when the Blues signed the Spaniard for £71m from Athletic Bilbao.
“Everyone wants to play. Everyone wants to be in the starting line-up on Saturday and Sunday,” Kepa told Radio Marca, Tuesday (7/9/2021).
“For other players, there are opportunities to come in, but the goalkeeper will not play. It’s not easy. Game days when you don’t play are not easy.”
This season, Kepa has only played once, and that’s not even in the Premier League, the UEFA Super Cup.
However, Kepa did not give up hope. He promised to go all out when he got the chance to play for Chelsea.
Do the best I can. I can only step up and be ready when given the opportunity or under any circumstances.”
Praise Thomas Tuchel
However, despite his frequent exit from the starting eleven, Kepa praised the Chelsea manager, Thomas Tuchel.
Those who play, those who do not play, there is support. Those who don’t play, also keep trying.”
“This is a team going in the same direction, who rejoice over the success of their team-mates and that helps when someone isn’t having fun.”
Kepa Arizzabalaga has often been linked with Chelsea’s exit. However, until the summer transfer window of 2021, there has been no transfer activity involving him.
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Premier League: Happy at Chelsea, Andreas Christensen Gives Contract Extend Code
Chelsea defender Andreas Christensen has spoken about his future. The Danish player gave the code that he was ready to extend his contract at Stamford Bridge.
Andreas Christensen’s contract at Chelsea currently has only a few months remaining. Andreas Christensen’s tenure at Chelsea will end on 30 June 2022.
Chelsea management is believed to be trying to offer Christensen a contract extension. The player is in the plans of manager Thomas Tuchel at Chelsea.
“I can’t speak too much. However, I think the plan looks good,” Andreas Christensen told Extra Bladet, Tuesday (7/9/2021).
I also feel Chelsea is the right place to be in England,” said the 25-year-old player.
Christensen is a native player of the Chelsea academy . Since breaking into the core squad in 2013, he has packed 77 games for the club nicknamed the Blues.
Andreas Christensen is a crucial figure at Chelsea this season. Manager Thomas Tuchel entrusted him to play in the heart of the Blues defense.
Christensen this season has appeared in full in three matches in the Premier League. His presence made Chelsea conceded only one goal in those three matches.
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He is also a versatile player. In addition to playing in the central defender position, the Danish national team player can also be trusted to occupy the position of defensive midfielder.
Chelsea started the Premier League 2021/2022 brilliantly. The West London club are unbeaten in the three matches played.
Chelsea managed to pick two wins and a draw. This achievement makes Chelsea now in fourth place with seven points, a difference of two points from Tottenham Hotspur at the top of the standings.
Chelsea’s consistency will be challenged by Aston Villa in the third week of the 2021/2022 Premier League match, Saturday (11/9/2021). After that, Chelsea will focus on the Champions League to face Zenit St. Petersburg (15/9/2021).