Found June 26, 2013 on Soccerlens:
Chelsea’s Striker Curse: Could Schurrle and Cavani be the cure? - originally posted on Soccerlens.comChelsea’s pursuit of German international striker, Andre Schurrle, finally came to a conclusion on Tuesday, with the 22-year-old penning a five-year deal for a fee of £18 million. Although not one of their most expensive outlays in recent times, Schurrle is a talented acquisition, who will undoubtedly put even more pressure on what is already a crowded attacking roster at the Stamford Bridge. The former Bayer Leverkusen man is rather multi-faceted in his attacking makeup, and he was often deployed on the wing or even as a second striker at the Bundesliga club last season. The new Chelsea signing told the club’s official website: “Wide on the left is my best position because I can cut inside and score goals with my right foot, which I hope to be able to do here, but I am confident playing anywhere offensively.” But whispers in the wind talk of bigger fish to fry; of goliath transfer ...
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