The English defender who just returned prematurely from international duty has shared his thoughts on why it could be good if former Chelsea man returns
Reece James believes reunion with former Chelsea man could significantly improve the Blues results as the West Londonders prepare for tougher fixtures.
Chelsea are known to be one of the best teams in re-signing ex-players and Reece James believe this muscle should be flexed once more.
For the defender, his side needs a playmaker who can ease things when it’s get stuffy during matches and he already has a name for this.
The Blues advanced past into the Quarter finals where they will be facing Real Madrid once again after an emphatic both legs victory against French side Lille to aggregate a 4-1 win.
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With Manchester City, Liverpool, Bayern Munich and the others still in contention for the UCL trophy, Chelsea know it can only get tougher while defending the trophy.
The Blues are keen to retain the most glorified European competition crown for yet another season and James thinks it could have been more easier if certain names were still in the squad.
James had to leave for Cobham after injury threats forced Tuchel into recalling him from England duty.
The 22-year-old while back at the club’s training ground has shared his opinion on who Chelsea should secure a reunion with while the club also fight to lift every sanction placed on them by the Government.
“We have a wide squad, yes, but not too wide, ” James said to Telegraph Exclusive. “We could do with more legs.
“The competitions won’t get easier and we know it, everyone in the competition knows. Including the opponents.
“Everyone is ready to fight for the trophy because everyone wants it but only one can take and I hope it’s us.
“It’s not easy to be in such a high level of profession and maintain consistency but that is the only thing that can be very good for us now.
“We have tried our best to be very clinical in the last games and we seen how much we have achieved.
“Sometimes we do very well, sometimes we have regrets but we fight out quick and I
“Maybe it could have been easier if a player that can take the ball and move alone into the enemy zone and cause trouble is still in the squad, someone like Hazard did that alot.
“We just have to keep training and maintain a high level of professionalism. I returned because the manager was scared I would get hurt.”