Marcos Alonso was once again proved himself as one of the pivotal player in Chelsea’s squad after produced solid display in Blues’ 3-0 win over Crystal Palace at Stamford Bridge on Saturday afternoon.
The 30-year-old left-back has been consider as a fringe player within Tuchel’s squad and is expected to leave the club this summer.
Even was included in Lukaku proposed deal, but later rejected by Inter Milan, who only want cash not cash plus player.
However, the Spanish defender, was named in the starting XI for the season opener and he justified the manager’s selection.
Alonso scored a trademark free-kick with a powerful left-footed effort to put the European champions ahead before Christian Pulisic and Trevoh Chalobah scored the remaining two goals.
The 30-year-old, who started in the team’s UEFA Super Cup final victory in midweek, followed that up with his eye-catching league performance as he caused a lot of headaches for the Eagles defenders and gave his team the all-important lead with a great goal.