Chelsea star Hakim Ziyech has given an insight into what he thinks is his best position after a career of filling a variety of roles.
The Morocco international joined the Blues from Ajax this summer and looks an exciting addition to the squad as he could give Frank Lampard a new option on either flank or as a number ten.
Ziyech has mostly played out wide in recent times, but he admits he still views himself as more of a number ten in general…
Hakim Ziyech on whether he still sees himself as a no.10.
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“I still do, even if I haven’t played there a lot in the last two years,” he said when asked about it at a press conference.
“But I know for myself what I’m capable of, whether it’s number ten or on the right side or the left side, it doesn’t change a lot.
“The way I play the game is the same for me. It doesn’t change a lot for me.”