Marcel Desailly: These 3 underrated players are the reason for Chelsea’s success this season

While many things have been said of Chelsea’s impeccable dominance in the Premier League this season, when a World Cup winner speaks, it does take precedence!

Chelsea legend Marcel Desailly speaking to Sky Sports News HQ was on hand to offer his insights into his former side’s remarkable success in the league.

The former defender often considered as one of the most accomplished players of his generation pointed out three players that have been the bedrock of Chelsea’s successes this term; N’Golo Kante signed from Leicester city, Marcos Alonso from Florentina and forgotten man Victor Moses.

Following the turmoil of the Mourinho era last season, Desailly credits the three for transforming Chelsea into the side that they are now while also expressing his delight with Chelsea this season.

Desailly played for six seasons at Chelsea winning the FA Cup in 2000. Check out his quote below!




When you look at last season where it was very difficult with Mourinho in charge, a whole lot of controversy and the tactics were not working, this year you change it and have three new players: Kante, Alonso and Moses and you just change a little bit of the tactics, it’s just an amazing season for Chelsea

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