Chelsea transfer targets, Raheem Sterling and Raphinha had impressive stats in the English Premier League last season. Raphinha and Raheem Sterling scored as many premier league goals between them last season as Kai Havertz, Hakim Ziyech, Romelu Lukaku and Timo Werner combined.
Both players have been on Chelsea’s radar in the current transfer window. Reports emanating from some quarters indicate that Chelsea is very close to a deal with Leeds United to sign Raphinha.
Raphinha and Raheem Sterling both scored 24 goals last season in the English Premier League. While Sterling scored 13 goals, Raphinha scored 11 goals during the campaign. Raheem Sterling recorded five assists while Raphinha recorded three assists. (See stats below)
It’s surprising to discover that Raheem Sterling and Raphinha scored the total number of goals recorded by Romelu Lukaku, Kai Havertz, Hakim Ziyech, and Timo Werner combined.
Lukaku and Kai Havertz scored eight individual goals last season while Timo Werner and Hakim Ziyech also scored four individual goals in the Premier League last season.
The four players’ total goals equal 24, the same number of goals scored by just two players, Raphinha (13 goals ) and Raheem Sterling (11 goals).
The addition of the two players will reinforce the Chelsea squad under Thomas Tuchel.
Sterling and Raphinha jersey numbers in Chelsea after completed their move from Manchester City and Leeds United to Stamford Bridge respectively. The available Chelsea kits numbers for the income players this summer will updated later stay connected.