Antonio Conte has made a mistake with Eden Hazard this season, says Gianfranco Zola
Gianfranco Zola believes Antonio Conte has made a mistake by playing Eden Hazard as a striker for Chelsea this season.
Hazard has been used as a false nine in the absence of Alvaro Morata this term but Chelsea have struggled when the Belgium international has spearheaded their attack.
The arrival of Olivier Giroud means that Hazard should be able to returning to his usual position on Chelsea’s left flank.
And Zola feels the 27-year-old has been limited by Conte’s decision to play him as a striker.
‘When Hazard plays deeper, it allows him to come off the pressure and and run at players. It’s... read more
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