“So far, all of Chelsea’s summer recruitment is focusing on adding to their firepower, with Hakim Ziyech and Timo Werner the first expensive purchases. Kai Havertz might be next.
“These players will make Chelsea stronger. They will not make them more solid.
“Chelsea need only look at Ederson and Alisson to see the value of a world-class stopper.”
He then argued how Ederson’s arrival increased Manchester City’s points tally from 78 to 100 in 2018, while Liverpool have leapt from 75 points to 97 and 96 in successive seasons since Alisson’s arrival.