Break the bank for him, Sarri urged to
LPeter Crouch has suggested that Maurizio Sarri “breaks the bank” to bring striker Diego Costa back to Stamford Bridge. The Stoke City striker is adamant that the return of the Brazil-born Spain international would remedy their current problems up front.
He believes that if a top striker is not signed before next season, the Blues will not be title contenders due to their poor goal return.”
I have concerns about whether they will mount a proper title challenge next season,” Crouch told the Daily Mail. “Chelsea have scored the fewest goals of the top six sides. A return of 38 from 21 matches isn’t enough to win you a title, no matter how good your defence is. “The one thing you need is someone
“You can talk about Gonzalo Higuain or Karim Benzema, but I think Costa would be the one to take Chelsea where they want to be.” Costa won the Premier League twice in his three seasons at the club but fell out with former boss Antonio Conte, who sold him to Atletico Madrid in 2017 for £59.4 million ($76m).
And Crouch questioned whether the current crop of strikers - Alvaro Morata in particular - would be able to carry the goalscoring burden of a title-chas-