Chelsea FC news: ‘Marcos Alonso is the new Ashley Cole!’ – Fans react to left-back’s performance v Leicester
Costa and co. stole the plaudits as Antonio Conte’s men tried out a new 3-4-3 formation.
But it was Alonso, a big-money arrival from Fiorentina, who impressed after a difficult first few weeks at Stamford Bridge.
Filipe Luis, Baba Rahman, Branislav Ivanovic and even Cesar Azpilicueta – the club have gone through a lot of full-backs since Ashley Cole’s departure in 2014.
But Blues fans think they have finally got their replacement for the former England international – see some fan reaction, below: