Havertz has began 5 of Chelsea’s six league video games this season (Image: Getty)
Havertz began 5 of Chelsea’s first six Premier League video games of the season, scoring simply as soon as because the Blues endured a troubled begin to the season that resulted in Thomas Tuchel dropping his job.
The 23-year-old famously scored Chelsea’s winner within the Champions League remaining in opposition to Manchester Metropolis in 2021 and was typically most well-liked up entrance final season when Romelu Lukaku struggled to power his means into the workforce.
However with Raheem Sterling getting his Chelsea profession off to a shiny begin and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang providing a extra orthodox choice up entrance, Johnson has instructed Havertz might lose his place within the facet below Graham Potter.
‘Chelsea might look to switch Havertz, sure,’ former Chelsea full-back Johnson informed Genting Casino. ‘Groups are at all times seeking to strengthen their squad.
‘Issues change quick in soccer and he’s provide you with some massive targets in massive video games however for me he doesn’t do it typically sufficient.
‘When he’s on it, he appears nice. However when it comes to the way in which he gamers, he appears gradual and it appears lazy. Folks get annoyed however he’s not lazy, that’s simply the way in which he performs.
Johnson assured Aubameyang will rating targets at Chelsea (Image: Getty)
‘Gamers on the high degree, in the event that they don’t carry out there’s at all times the danger of being changed.’
Aubameyang in the meantime has performed twice for the Blues since arriving from Barcelona, beginning up entrance in Potter’s first recreation in cost in opposition to RB Salzburg.
With Armando Broja the one different recognised centre ahead within the squad, Johnson has backed the 33-year-old to attain again within the Premier League.
‘Aubameyang signing is nice enterprise from Chelsea, if he settles he’ll rating a great deal of targets,’ Johnson stated.
‘I believe Aubameyang is an effective signing. For those who get him completely satisfied, he’s going to attain. Youthful strikers are going to value a hell of loads and that’s why I believe it’s fairly a intelligent signing.
‘He is aware of the league and loves dwelling in London, if he can get him settled, he’ll get Chelsea a handful of targets this season.’
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