Cesc Fabregas gives verdict on Monaco team-mate Aurelien Tchouameni amid Chelsea transfer links

Cesc Fabregas is confident Chelsea target Aurelien Tchouameni will become a top midfielder but hopes he stays at Monaco.

The French midfielder has quickly established himself as one of the biggest talents in Ligue 1 after a stellar 2020/21 campaign.

Tchouameni is reportedly on Thomas Tuchel’s radar this summer as the German coach looks to strengthen his midfield options in the transfer window, even after the formidable performances Jorginho and N’Golo Kante produced during the Blues’ Champions League triumph last month.

Fabregas and Tchouameni have been playing alongside each other for Monaco since the 21-year-old joined from Bordeaux last summer and the Spaniard thinks his midfield partner has immense potential.

“He (Tchouameni) has the potential to be the complete midfielder,” Fabregas said on his Twitter account, responding to a fan.

Sports retailer Kitbag are giving their customers the chance to save 25% on purchases until midnight tonight.

Reductions are available on products such as the England home kit, as well as other popular items. Shirts of Italy, France, Germany, Portugal, and the Netherlands are among the early best-sellers.

To take advantage, go to and use the code ‘BAG25’ at the checkout.

This article contains affiliate links, we may receive a commission on any sales we generate from it.Learn more

“Modern midfield player, but we need him still… sorry!”

Tchouameni is an extremely versatile player and can perform in a number of midfield roles, something Fabregas singled out when he was asked about his teammate in April.

“I think he can play anywhere in midfield and he will not have a problem,” he told BT Sport.

“He can play as a defensive midfielder, a six as well, he can play as a number eight.

The summer window is officially open and now the Blues can look to build on European glory and bolster the squad to push for Premier League supremacy.

By signing up to the Chelsea newsletter here, you’ll be receiving the…


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *