Chelsea have announced their full 25-man squad for the first-half of the season following their transfer deadline day business.
The Blues, who sitting fourth position on league standings with 7 point after three matches, signed three quality players, with including goalkeeper and centre-forward in the summer transfer window.
Marcus Bettinelli, who signed as third-choice goalkeeper, become Chelsea’s first summer signing followed centre-forward Romelu Lukaku before centre-midfielder Saul Niguez joined on deadline day.
Club executive chief Marina Granovskaia offloaded 27 players on various loan and permanent deals. Players like Tammy Abraham, Victor Moses Davide Zappacosta, Kurt Zouma were among players that been sold out by the club chief.
Players like Billy Gilmour, Jamie Cumming, Palmieri Emerson, Matt Miaga Dujon Sterling, Henry Lawrence, Ian Maatsen Baba Raham Juan Castillo, Tiemoue Bakayoko Conor Callagher were all sent out on loan.
Both Willy Caballero and Jamal Blackman has been released by the London club after their current deal with the Blues expired this summer.
However, after the Blues finalised their recruitment processing and departure of fringe players, here at the full availabile of Thomas Tuchel’s squad for the first-half of the season, since they’re not having any issues concerning on registering any players this year.
Chelsea 2021/22 potential Premier League squad in full
Goalkeeper: Kepa Arrizabalaga, Edouard Mendy, Marcus Bettinelli.
Defenders: Antonio Rudiger, Andreas Christensen, Thiago Silva, Marcos Alonso, Cesar Azipilicueta, Reece James, Ben Chilwell, Trevoh Chalobah.
Midfielder: N’Golo Kanté, Jorginho, Mateo Kovacic, Mason Mount, Kai Havertz, Saul Niguez, Ruben Loftus-Cheek.
Winger: Callum Hudson-Odoi, Hakim Ziyech
Striker: Romelu Lukaku, Timo Werner
Thomas Tuchel, meanwhile, have best 24 men to challenge for major titles, including Premier League and Champions League this season.
The Blues boss likely to be used 3-4-3 formation, a tactical plan that has been vital in helping the club win many major honours over the years, including the most recent Champions League trophy.
Here is the best ever starting lineup Thomas Tuchel could be using in the several occasions this season.
Potential Chelsea XI: Mendy; Rudiger, Christensen, Silva; Chilwell, Jorginho, Kante, James; Mount, Havertz; Lukaku.
Potential Chelsea Second XI: Kepa, Alonso, Azipilicueta, Chalobah, Sarr, Hudson-Odoi, Kovacic, Saul, Ziyech, Pulisic, Werner.