Date: 9th July 2019 at 7:37am
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Cesar Azpilicueta has enjoyed a stellar Chelsea career, winning multiple major honours, as he has gone on to establish himself as one of the most consistent defenders in the Premier League.

However, after a less than impressive season last campaign it seems that fans have had enough of the 29-year-old Spain international.

After commenting on the importance of good leadership, fans flooded the comments of the tweet by the club’s official Twitter account calling for the full-back to be benched for the young full-back, Reece James.


Azpilicueta had a mixed season last campaign assisting five times in all competitions, the joint-most of any Chelsea defender, alongside Marcos Alonso.

James, the man most fans want to replace Apilicueta spent last season on loan at Wigan Athletic, where he enjoyed a more than successful loan spell.

Here is a selection of tweets from fans who want him replaced by James: