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Chelsea transfer news: Maurizio Sarri MUST make January 2019 signing – Sky Sports pundit

Chelsea transfer news: Maurizio Sarri MUST make January 2019 signing – Sky Sports pundit


CHELSEA need to sign a striker if they want to finish in the top four.Chelsea need to sign another striker to finish in the top four, according to Alan McInally That’s according to former Celtic striker and Sky Sports pundit Alan McInally.The Blues enjoyed a solid start under new boss Maurizio Sarri, going unbeaten in their first 18 games of the season Yet the Italian’s honeymoon period came crashing down in defeats away at Tottenham and Wolves in the last three weeks They did recover from those losses to ruin champions Manchester City’s unbeaten start to the campaign, but McInally thinks they still need to bring in a centre-forward if they are to secure Champions League football next season To finish in the top four they’re going to have to spend money on a striker” Alan McInally “I think they have to [sign a striker]” he told Sky Sports If we think they’re not going to win the title then to finish in the top four they’re going to have to spend money on a striker Obviously Morata is injured.“They’re so inconsistent Chelsea.You couldn’t guarantee they’re going to go to Brighton and win, it’s one of them They’ll be favourites to win the game but you don’t know what Chelsea is turning up Chelsea need to sign another striker in January, says Alan McInally . McInally thinks the Blues have been inconsistent under Maurizio Sarri this season And if they want to finish in the top four, they’ll need to get someone who can put the ball in the net regularly Next up for Chelsea is a trip to Brighton in the Premier League this afternoon.The Blues picked up a 4-0 win at the Amex last term, and McInally’s fellow Sky Sports pundit Paul Merson is tipping them to claim three points again today I’ve got to go Chelsea here,” he said.Paul Merson is backing Chelsea to beat Brighton this afternoon I like Brighton at home, they’re strong at the Amex, but I think Chelsea have to back up that huge win against City Last week we were looking at Chelsea and thinking: ‘If they get beat by City, are they going to make the top four?’ They go and beat Man City, and all of a sudden they have to back that up. If they don’t, the Man City game was a complete and utter waste of time This is how Maurizio Sarri will be looking at it. He’ll be thinking: ‘Can my players do this again in a completely different setting?’” Get Chelsea latest news updates directly to your inbox Subscribe Thank you for subscribing

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