Courtois: “I prefer to play with Belgium’s defence, at Chelsea…”

Courtois: “I prefer to play with Belgium’s defence, at Chelsea…”

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Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois expressed his opinion on Blues‘ season while in Belgium with his national team:

“I think our preseason [with Chelsea] was too short. Physically, we weren’t ready. We lost our first game in the Community Shield, then we needed a change, and Guus Hiddink’s arrival did us some good.

“We’re still conceding too many goals, and that’s not entirely the defence’s fault, even though I prefer playing with Belgium’s back four. Europe? It’ll be hard, but we’re going to try and finish the season strongly.”