Werner, who performs primarily as a striker, scored simply six targets in 35 Premier League appearances in his first season in England and has solely began as soon as for the Blues up to now this time period.
The Arrival of Belgian ahead Lukaku for a club-record charge from Italian giants Inter sparked rumours that Werner might depart the membership in a bid for extra sport time.
Johnson believes that the German worldwide nonetheless has a future at Stamford Bridge, however might have to take a look at enjoying on the wing to be able to cement a spot within the first crew.
‘It’s clear that Timo Werner hasn’t carried out to the usual everyone knows he’s able to, however he wasn’t introduced in to play as an out and out striker. Romelu Lukaku hasn’t are available in to exchange Werner throughout the squad,’ he advised BonusCodeBets.
‘Chelsea are simplest enjoying dynamic soccer with an enormous, much less cellular striker and two whippets enjoying off the ahead. Werner can nonetheless play an enormous half, however his performances should enhance.
‘Timo has a future at Chelsea, however enjoying on the wing is his solely possibility, and even then, Kai Havertz, Hakim Ziyech and Christian Pulisic all begin forward of him primarily based on what we’ve seen up to now.
‘Though, issues change in a short time in soccer, it solely takes an damage for Timo to get one other likelihood, and if he hits the bottom operating, he can re-establish himself within the facet.’
In addition to Lukaku, Chelsea have additionally added Spanish worldwide Saul Niguez to their already spectacular midfield choices after he joined on deadline day in a season-long mortgage deal from Atletico Madrid.
Saul might make his Premier League debut for Chelsea after they play host to Aston Villa on September 11, but it surely stays to be seen whether or not Werner will get given an opportunity to impress supervisor Thomas Tuchel.
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