(Tweets) Chelsea fans relieved they didn’t blow £40m on John Stones after poor display vs Man City

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There’s been a lot of hype surrounding Everton defender John Stones recently as rumours persist of Chelsea’s interest in the player.

What started over the summer with a series of rejected big money bids has carried on into the new year with money high profile offers believed to be in the pipeline.

However, after witnessing the England international’s lacklustre display during the Capital One Cup semi-final against Manchester City on Wednesday night, many fans took to Twitter to express their delight at issuing out on the his signature.

Though it may just be a lapse in confidence, the 21-year-old is showing nothing of the form that has seen him linked with a £50m move to the capital, highlighted by his poor marking for Sergio Aguero’s header last night.

See the reaction below…

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