Antonio Conte may not need to spend big in defence Chelsea youngster Nathan Ake has shown his worth to Antonio Conte with an assured display in the FA Cup semi-final win over Tottenham, according to Pat Nevin.The former Blues winger was suitably impressed by the young Dutch defender, who was a surprise inclusion in Conte's back three as Gary Cahill missed out through illness.
Jose Mourinho reveals what Marouane Fellaini told him in dressing room after red cardAke started this season on loan at Bournemouth, and Nevin says the time away from Stamford Bridge has improved him as a player and could now serve Chelsea well for the future.Despite links to big-name signings in defence, the Scot says Conte may not need to worry about the centre-back position due to the Abro blue-navy Handbag presence of promising talent such as Ake and another loaned-out defender in Andreas Christensen.
Nathan Ake looks like he has a bright future at Chelsea Maybe more surprising for some was the assured play from Nathan Ake on one of his rare starts for the club,' Nevin wrote in his column for Chelsea's official website.'Personally I had no fear whatsoever about him coming in for this one, but it still seemed like a breakthrough performance. I suspect Antonio will not think twice about starting him more often from now on.
Nathan has grown in stature massively since his time at Bournemouth so what might have been considered an area that had to be thought carefully about over the summer might just slip down Bootcut Jeans the order of importance, especially when you consider the imminent availability of Andreas Christensen as well.'Nevin added that he feels Ake also has the qualities to fill in in a number of different khujo sunrise Waterproof jacket JAVIERA roles even if he cannot claim a place in his preferred central position.