REVEALED: Chelsea among worst offenders for failing to field English players this season
Chelsea have fielded English players for just 16% of available Premier League minutes so far this season, statistics released by the International Centre for Sports Studies (CIES) reveal.
The Blues’ record is outdone only by Walter Mazzarri’s cosmopolitan Watford side, who have played English players for a pitiful 9% of available league minutes.
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Indeed in Chelsea’s last league outing, a 2-0 victory at Hull City, of the full 18-man squad Gary Cahill was the sole... read more
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