Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink has poured bloodless water on discuss of Chelsea FC triumphing the Premier League this season.
The Blues started out the 2020-21 season being billed as possible title contenders after Frank Lampard overhauled the Chelsea FC squad in the 2020 summer time transfer window.
The west London facet signed extra players and spent extra cash than any different Premier League club in a bid to shut the hole on Liverpool FC and Manchester City at the pinnacle of the table.
Chelsea FC signed eight new players in a bid to revamp Lampard’s squad given their inconsistent performances in the Blues legend’s first season in cost at Stamford Bridge.
Lampard bolstered his assault with the signing of Ajax winger Hakim Ziyech, RB Leipzig striker Timo Werner and Bayer Leverkusen playmaker Kai Havertz.
Chelsea FC have solely managed to win two of their opening 5 Premier League matches to go away the west London aspect in eighth place in the table.
Former Blues striker Hasselbaink reckons Chelsea FC won’t win the Premier League title this season.
“No, Chelsea are not contenders [for the title],” Hasselbaink told Sky Sports.
“They are leaking too many goals. It is a breath of fresh air to see them going forward with the likes of Mason Mount and Werner.
“But the defence is a worry, if they cannot improve the centre-backs and goalkeeper it is a concern. Alisson wins Liverpool points, but that doesn’t happen with Kepa. Chelsea need to improve in that area.”
Next Fixtures In EPL
|September 11, 2020|
|Manchester City||23:00||Aston Villa|
|December 4, 2020|
|Aston Villa||00:00||Newcastle United|
|December 5, 2020|
|West Ham United||17:30||Manchester United|
|December 6, 2020|
|West Bromwich Albion||12:00||Crystal Palace|
|Sheffield United||14:15||Leicester City|
|December 7, 2020|
|Brighton & Hov…||20:00||Southampton|
|December 11, 2020|
|Leeds United||20:00||West Ham United|
|December 12, 2020|
|Wolverhampton Wanderers||12:30||Aston Villa|
|Newcastle United||15:00||West Bromwich Albion|
|Manchester United||17:30||Manchester City|