Wrong Move: Petit questions Chelsea’s regarding this player
Emmanuel Petit has reacted to reports that Chelsea are open to selling Conor Gallagher this year.
The Blues are said to be willing to listen to offers for the 23-year-old, who has captained the side this season.
Gallagher has been one of Chelsea’s best players under Mauricio Pochettino, but even the Argentine couldn’t rule out a move for the midfielder.
Petit, however, told DAZN: “I understand Chelsea’s frustration with Gallagher possibly moving to Tottenham, and quite frankly I was surprised to read it in the papers.
“I thought, ‘is it a joke?’. What’s the point of that after giving him the chance after the loan to Crystal Palace?
“If you want to sell Gallagher because you spent over a billion pounds on new players in one year, then you have no idea what you are doing…”