Chelsea star hailed as underrated by Chelsea fans after performance in Nations League semi-final

Chelsea fans have hailed Chelsea left-back Marcos Alonso as underrated following his impressive performance for Spain their 2-1 Nation League semi-final victory over Italy on Wednesday night.

It was just his fourth cap for Spain and the first time the 30-year-old full-back had featured for his country since 2018.

Playing as a left-back in a back four for Spain, Alonso attacked with real intent for a Spain side that dominated the ball and was unlucky not to score.

What Chelsea fans said about Alonso on social media:

@KodiCFC tweeted: “Alonso’s engine isn’t spoken about enough.”

@PilotofFootball tweeted: “Marcos Alonso is underrated.”

@kaihaziz tweeted: “Great decision for enrique to play marcos alonso. What an impact he had on these game so far. Great cross, great attacking force.”

@JOANNE_CFC tweeted: “alonso being a baller in this game.”

@CFC_Rych tweeted: “Alonso has been phenomenal for Spain today. He’s had 2 pre-assists so far.”

@Avant_cfc tweeted: “Alonso balling as a LB in a back 4?? But….but….I thought he was slow.”

@CFC_JMC tweeted: “I wished Alonso played every single match half as good as he’s playing today.”

@rMundinCFC tweeted: “Marcos Alonso best LB in the world in my books.”

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