Emma Hayes reveals plan to deploy Erin Cuthbert in deeper midfield role

Emma Hayes has hinted Erin Cuthbert could be utilised in a deeper midfield role for Chelsea next season, after deploying the Scotland international in said position during a pre-season friendly against Lyon.

Cuthbert has predominantly featured as a box-to-box number eight or out wide during her time at Chelsea, but started in a deep-lying role during the Blues’ 2-2 draw with Lyon in the Women’s International Champions Cup on Wednesday.

The 24-year-old set up Chelsea’s opening goal with a fabulous lofted pass for Sam Kerr to latch on to in behind, before her side were ultimately beaten on…

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