Chelsea scouts recommend forward who has 6 goals in just 7 games as replacement for Werner

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With Timo Werner’s future at Chelsea in doubt, Chelsea scouts have reportedly identified a replacement for the German international.

According to Football London, Chelsea have identified Benfica forward Darwin Nunez as a potential replacement for Werner.

The 22 year old Uruguayan forward has scored six goals in just seven appearances for Benfica this season including a brace against Barcelona in the Champions League.

Nunez capable of both leading the line and playing on the left-flank. He isn’t a one-season wonder as he scored 14 goals and provided 11 assists last season.

Chelsea scouts were present as Nunez scored a brace against Barcelona in the Champions League.

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