It was a humbling start to the season for Chelsea on Sunday with a defeat to Manchester City in the Community Shield – the 2-0 scoreline of which arguably flattered them having landed just two shots on target in the space of ninety minutes.
The Blues were toothless in attack, something Alvaro Morata received plenty of stick for following an ineffective and disinterested display, but also worryingly disorganised at the back as City continued to carve open a seemingly rudderless defence.
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And it was a difficult day too for Chelsea’s only major signing of the summer so far, Jorginho, who Transfermarkt value at £45million. The tidy midfielder showed his quality in small doses but he continued to be picked off in dangerous areas, rendering Sunday’s outing a disappointing debut for the former Napoli maestro.
So, Chelsea fans, which players disappointed you most in the 2-1 defeat to last season’s Premier League champions? Let us know by taking part in the poll below and giving each of those involved a performance rating out of ten…