Former Chelsea striker Fernando Torres has named the greatest player that he played with. Torres, who is currently on the books of Japanese club Sagan Tosu and will retire in August, had the privilege of turning out with many modern-day greats during his successful 18-year career. During his career, he was teammates with the likes of Frank Lampard, Dirk Kuyt, Xabi Alonso and Diego Forlan.
As one of the world’s elite clubs, Chelsea are privileged to be able to regularly sign top talent. However, there are times when they may lose out. The following are some well-known players that the Blues nearly signed throughout recent years.
Frank Lampard has received the ultimate compliment from the unlikeliest of sources.
Chelsea legend Frank Lampard is aware that he will be under the spotlight after taking over the managerial duties at Championship club Derby County.