Victor Moses Gaining Balance


The continued influx of foreign coaches in the Premier League has created an explosion of tactical options. One player who has taken advantage of the variety afforded players these days is Moses.

Loans to West Ham and Stoke suggested his career at Stamford Bridge was over but manager Antonio Conte – in the absence of Willian, who is on compassionate leave – has found a new role for the Nigerian and he looks like he’s loving every minute of it.

His performance for Chelsea against Leicester, in a classic 3-4-3 formation, gave him freedom to express himself without placing restrictions on his team.

Admittedly, he had genuine defenders behind him but his athleticism and ability to take players on was an exciting feature against the Foxes. A player I thought tended to stroll through games suddenly looks like a match-winner again.

Victor Moses was also selected as one of the player for team of the week alongside stekelenburg, walcott amongst others.

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