Ex-Milan professional defender, Alessandro Costacurta insists that Chelsea possess the best defense among the Champions League semi-finalists, "They can create trouble for anyone."
will play againstReal Madrid
in the first leg of the Champions League semi-finals today and the match will start at 20.00 GMT.
“I think Chelsea have the best defensive line in Europe,”
Costacurta announced atSky Sport Italia
“The move well, they are good both individually and as a department with Thiago Silva, Azpilicueta, and Rudiger."
"In a way, they have the most reliable defense among the Champions League semi-finalists,”
the ex-defender explained toSky Sport Italia
“The rest of the team is a bit different. In other teams, there are stars, Chelsea have some too, but they are not shining at the moment.
“Therefore, this team can create trouble for other clubs."
After this clash,Thomas Tuchel
’s side face Fulham on Saturday, May 1.
“Tuchel has found the most suitable playing style for this team. He’s been pragmatic and the results prove it. They can be devastating in open spaces, despite having attacking players who haven’t been as convincing as those at the back.”