Throughout this week, there have been suggestions that Chelsea would be signing New York Red Bulls defender Matt Miazga.
The USA defender has shown lots of promise in the USA but there are claims that agent Kia Joorabchian has helped force the move through at Stamford Bridge.
Miazga was reportedly taking a medical at Chelsea last night, with the signing expected to be announced today.
BREAKING: Sky sources: New York Red Bulls defender Matt Miazga having medical at Chelsea. #SSNHQ
— Sky Sports News HQ (@SkySportsNewsHQ) January 28, 2016
Whilst Chelsea could do with player to help boost their ailing Premier League season, it is questionale that a young defender from the MLS is going to improve things much.
Is Miazga better than Andreas Christensen, currently on loan at Borussia Monchengladbach from Chelsea?
On Thursday, The Secret Footballer, widely known to be former Stoke player Dave Kitson, came out with an incredible assessment of Miazga, via “a former teammate”.
Following the Tweet below is a video from the Chelsea Fans Channel introducing Chelsea supporters to Miazga.
Here is a quote I got from a former teammate of new Chelsea signing Matt Miazga … pic.twitter.com/yvAe8o0a67
— Secret Footballer (@TSF) January 28, 2016