Frank Lampard was clearly left annoyed by Chelsea’s lack of switch motion over the January window.
The Blues boss made it clear that he was after a ahead who might convey further objectives and assists in an try to safe a Premier League high 4 spot.
Nevertheless, he did not get his want and Michy Batshuayi’s issues in opposition to Manchester United laid naked the place the summer time will go for the Blues.
Olivier Giroud is heading out the door this summer time, having did not make his transfer away from Stamford Bridge through the winter.
The World Cup winner has been underused this season, having did not make the matchday squad on a number of events.
His efficiency on Monday evening when coming off the bench confirmed that he nonetheless has one thing to supply, nonetheless it will not be subsequent season.
Then there may be the dilemma of Batshuayi, a participant with expertise however who has by no means been capable of take his likelihood when it has come about.
Monday evening was simply his fifth Premier League begin at Chelsea, having signed in the summertime of 2016.
It means an overhaul goes to happen this summer time, and the placing choices are as soon as once more going to be on the highest of the agenda.
Lampard has already acquired one in by way of Hakim Ziyech, however his place shouldn’t be one by way of the center.
Tammy Abraham is hoping to proceed being the quantity 9 on the membership for the long run, however Lampard wants a again up.
Moussa Dembele stays an possibility for the membership this summer time, with Timo Werner wanting prone to head to Liverpool.
In the meantime, left-back can also be on the record for the Blues, with Marcos Alonso and Emerson Palmieri seeing their taking part in time dropped down massively.
However as soon as once more this summer time, the precedence goes to be in attacking choices, with the Blues having had 424 photographs, the second most within the Premier League, and simply 43 objectives.