Rudiger: Chelsea Different Level with Roma
Defender German National Team, Antonio Rudiger has officially left AS Roma and joined Chelsea. According to Rudiger, the Blues have a level above the Giallorossi S8Poker.com.
Chelsea have to pay 29 million pounds sterling to Roma to bring Rudiger. The 24-year-old performed brilliantly for two seasons defending Roma with a collection of 72 games in all competitions and scored twice.
“Without meaningless disrespect but we are talking about Roma and Chelsea, Chelsea are big clubs, Roma are also big clubs in Italy but I think Chelsea are on different levels and of course the biggest reason for my move is Antonio Conte,” Rudiger said at Soccerway.
Conte is a successful coach in Europe. He won Serie A with Juventus and successfully led Chelsea to the English Premier League champions last season.
“I played in Italy and talked to some teammates, like Daniele De Rossi, and he told me a lot about Conte.”
“You saw Conte last season, in previous seasons at Juventus and with the Italian national team, he is a fantastic coach because he has developed many players like Marcos Alonso and Victor Moses.They play a great season.That’s why I think, ‘I want to be Part of it ‘, “Rudiger added.
At Chelsea, Rudiger will be a tandem David Luiz and Gary Cahill in the back line. While César Azpilicueta will likely be shifted into a wing defender.