Posts Tagged “Marcos Alonso”

Chelsea boss reveals why he is reluctant to swap Marcos Alonso with Emerson Palmieri

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Chelsea boss reveals why he is reluctant to swap Marcos Alonso with Emerson Palmieri

Maurizio Sarri admits that Marcos Alonso is struggling for form but the Chelsea boss revealed why he is still reluctant to replace him with Emerson Palmieri at left-back. The 27-year-old has started every Premier League match so far this season, while also getting the nod in the opening Europa League game of the season. Meanwhile,…

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‘We are still in the title race,’ Chelsea ace warns Premier League rivals

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‘We are still in the title race,’ Chelsea ace warns Premier League rivals

Marcos Alonso is refusing to rule Chelsea out of the Premier League title race despite Manchester City’s already healthy advantage over Maurizio Sarri’s side. The defending champions’ 2-1 victory at Watford on Tuesday combined with the Blues’ shock reverse by the same scoreline at Wolves 24 hours later means City head to Stamford Bridge this…

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Chelsea Fans Thrilled After Star Players Extend Stay At the Bridge

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Chelsea Fans Thrilled After Star Players Extend Stay At the Bridge

Marcos alonso has proved to be a valuable to asset to Chelsea football club and the club has now rewarded him with a new contract. He has signed a new contract at Chelsea that will keep him at the club until 2023. The Spain left-back moved to Stamford Bridge from Fiorentina in 2016 and won…

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How Marcos Alonso and N’Golo Kante Improved Under Sarri

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How Marcos Alonso and N’Golo Kante Improved Under Sarri

In one of the popular managerial shifts that occurred during the summer, former Napoli head coach, Maurizio Sarri was lured to the Stamford Bridge to take charge of Chelsea, following the sacking of fellow Italian tactician, Antonio Conte. It is just about 5 weeks into the season and the change has started paying off, with…

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Why Spanish ace chose Chelsea

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Why Spanish ace chose Chelsea

Chelsea defender Marcos Alonso has admitted that he joined the London outfit in order to become the best player in his position. The Spanish left-back has been shining since his 2016 move from Fiorentina and admits he joined Chelsea to improve his credentials. Alonso has scored 15 goals in 89 appearances for the club and…

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Four Players Who Should Have Been Included In Best XI

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Four Players Who Should Have Been Included In Best XI

Jan Oblak First, Antoine Greizmann not being nominated for the Top 3 and now Oblak not even in the race to be the best goalkeeper, there will be a few grumpy faces in the Atletico dressing room. Rightly so too, if the performances of last season are anything to go by. 22 clean sheets in…

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Sarri ball lauded

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Sarri ball lauded

Chelsea full-back Marcos Alonso has heaped praise on new boss Maurizio Sarri and looks forward to continuing his form for Spain, with Jordi Alba dropped. The 27-year-old has been crucial in Chelsea’s perfect start to the season, and spoke of the new tactics under which he is playing: “Things are working really well with Sarri….

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Chelsea Defender Praises Sarri’s Tactics

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Chelsea Defender Praises Sarri’s Tactics

Chelsea full-back Marcos Alonso has heaped praise on new boss Maurizio Sarri and looks forward to continuing his form for Spain, with Jordi Alba dropped. The 27-year-old has been crucial in Chelsea’s perfect start to the season, and spoke of the new tactics under which he is playing: “Things are working really well with Sarri….

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Why Chelsea star nearly smashed his TV during Champions League draw

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Why Chelsea star nearly smashed his TV during Champions League  draw

Chelsea’s defender Marcos Alonso has admitted says he felt like smashing the TV during UEFA Champions League draw Chelsea saw them lose the Champions League cut-off after finishing fifth last season and the Spaniard felt it was a pity for the Blues not to be part of the teams that will battle for the ultimate…

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Chelsea name selling price for Alonso

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Chelsea name selling price for Alonso

ESPN  reported that Chelsea would only sell Marcus Alonso at a price of 60 million euros. Although Chelsea did not regard Alonso as not for sale, the Blues did not want to lose him. However, 60 million euros will allow Chelsea to sit at the negotiating table. Chelsea’s new coach, Surrey, is satisfied with Alonso’s performance…

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Messi orders Barcelona to sign Chelsea ace

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Messi orders Barcelona to sign Chelsea ace

Barcelona captain Lionel Messi has urged the club to sign Chelsea left-back Marcos Alonso to provide competition for Jorbi Alba and increase the depth of the squad. There was no obvious replacement for Alba as the team struggled to beat Real Vallodid on Saturday evening and Messi feels the team supremo need to finalise a…

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5 Best fantasy football defenders in the Premier League 2018-19 season

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5 Best fantasy football defenders in the Premier League 2018-19 season

Fantasy football has returned for another season as the 2018-19 Premier League season gets going. Old rivalries are being rekindled across the globe as fantasy managers prepare their squads for the new campaign, while new players will inevitably be introduced to the challenge. Gathering as many points as possible is the aim of the game and…

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This will shock Chelsea fans, Alonso to be sold

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This will shock Chelsea fans, Alonso to be sold

Chelsea are willing to sell defender Marcos Alonso to Atletico Madrid if the Spanish side meet their asking price even though they would be unable to sign a replacement, according to reports. Atletico are bracing themselves to lose left-back Filipe Luis, who is being chased by Paris Saint-Germain, and have identified Alonso as the perfect…

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#Premier League: 3 best contenders for August player of the month

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#Premier League: 3 best contenders for August player of the month

The first month of the Premier League is almost over with this weekend’s round of fixtures representing the final games in August. Already, we have witnessed some outstanding individual and team performances, setting markers down for the rest of the season. The first awards of the season will be handed out following the conclusion of…

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Chelsea Is Trying To Stop This Superstar From Moving To Madrid

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Chelsea Is Trying To Stop This Superstar From Moving To Madrid

What exactly is churning the rumour mills According to a report in AS, Premier League club Chelsea have slapped a €60 million price tag on Marcos Alonso to put an end to the interests from the Spanish clubs Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid. The report also states that, should Alonso decide to leave Chelsea, he would…

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Real Madrid & Atletico Madrid both want to sign Chelsea Star

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Real Madrid & Atletico Madrid both want to sign Chelsea Star

Spanish Sources have set off alarm bells for Chelsea fans on Tuesday morning. That’s after Marca have announced that the two Madrid clubs, Real and Atletico, are both trying to sign Marcos Alonso. Marcos Alonso made his Spanish international debut before the 2018 World Cup. Could the 27-year-old now leave Chelsea to move to Madrid…

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Three Players That Delivered For Chelsea In The Match Against Arsenal

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Three Players That Delivered For Chelsea In The Match Against Arsenal

1. Eden Hazard Hazard’s inclusion sparked life into the whole of Stamford Bridge, which erupted when the 27-year-old took the field. There seemed to be a vibe indicating that if Chelsea were to claim all three points, only one man could do it for them – Eden Hazard. Right from the word go, the little…

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Will Marcos Alonso Be One Of The Best Defenders This Season?

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Will Marcos Alonso Be One Of The Best Defenders This Season?

Sir Alex Ferguson once said, “Attack wins you games, defence wins you titles”. The saying is quite true though some people might have other opinions. But what can’t be denied is how much importance a defence has in determining the team’s overall performance all across the season. Teams like Juventus and Atletico Madrid have been the torchbearers of having a…

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