Man Utd legend Gary Neville blasts Chelsea transfer policy - FCNaija
EPL By: Iseghohi Odianosen | 02/02/2018
Manchester United legend Garry Neville has lambasted Chelsea transfer Policy as he is of the opinion that the Blues can no longer compete with Manchester City and Manchester United as a result of their transfer policy.Manchester City has splashed the cash during the summer transfer window and the Etihad outfit takes no back bench during the January transfer too as they signed Athletic Bilbao defender Aymeric Laporte.Manchester City is 18 points clear on the League table ahead of Chelsea who the Premier League last season in Antonio Conte’s debut season as a coach.
“I look at these signings, and I look at that transfer window, and I think that could take a couple of years to undo.“It's so geared to a system, the five at the back. If something happens to Conte... it's unlikely that he'll be there [beyond the end of the season].”“A new manager has got to pick up that squad with that system“You look at those players, Giroud is there to play as a single striker, Zappacosta wing back, Marcos Alonso wing back, David Luiz one of a back three.“You think, it's tailored to that three as a back.“You have to unravel quite a lot system-wise, there's a lot of risk in those signings.”Chelsea will be up against Watford on Monday in their next Premier League action.