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Chelsea defender Marcos Alonso set to keep place despite Maurizio Sarri concerns over form

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Maurizio Sarri has admitted that Marcos Alonso is suffering from a dip in form but expressed his reluctance to replace him with Emerson Palmieri for the visit of Manchester City on Saturday.

Alonso has been a regular starter at left-back under Sarri this term after spending two seasons playing further forward as a left wing-back for Antonio Conte.

Sarri was also asked about the form of N'Golo Kante at Cobham.

He played in the Premier League, but not Europa League.

"Of course Emerson is a good option.

His impressive form led to Chelsea handing the 27-year-old a new long-term deal in October but, since then, the defender has suffered some shaky performances.

But the Chelsea manager insisted Kante will not be moved back to a central position.
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