Fabio Capello explains why Kalidou Koulibaly is struggling at Chelsea


Fabio Capello has attempted to explain why new centre-back Kalidou Koulibaly is struggling at Chelsea.

Koulibaly joined Chelsea from Italian club Napoli in a £33m deal this summer, and it appeared to be an excellent piece of business by Thomas Tuchel after he scored on his Stamford Bridge debut in the 2-2 draw against rivals Tottenham.

But he put in a poor performance the following week in a 3-0 defeat to Leeds United – being shown a red card after picking up two bookings – and has faced criticism for his showings since returning from suspension. Read more