The former Bayern Munich and Inter Milan midfielder has spoken of his admiration for Blues pair N’Golo Kante and Alvaro Morata.
Matthaus says he hasn’t been stunned via the affect each gamers have made in a Chelsea blouse.
“N’Golo Kante is one of the best signings in Chelsea’s history,” stated the former Germany captain.
“He is the final staff participant.
“He can shut a recreation down but in addition move the ball.
“For me, Kante used to be the primary explanation why Leicester received the identify in 2016 and one of the key causes Chelsea received it remaining season.”
“Atletico attempted to pull him out of place however Kante could be very shrewd.
“He is aware of what he has to do and is at all times in the proper position for the staff.”
Chelsea have been roundly praised for dominating Atletico Madrid in the new stadium remaining night time.
The London aspect ran out 2-1 winners due to a final minute strike from Michy Batshuayi.
“I’m not surprised at how well Alvaro Morata has done for Chelsea, either,” Matthaus added.
“When it regarded as if Dortmund have been going to lose Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, I stated they must move after Morata as a result of he’s a participant who will ranking if he will get probabilities.
“He’s nonetheless a tender man however that is his large likelihood to play as the chief of the line in a large membership.
“I wager so much of different golf equipment want that they had taken him now.
Morata already has bagged seven objectives and two assists since signing from Real Madrid for £58million in the summer time.