Chelsea left-back Marcos Alonso is ‘very happy’ at the club, according to his father.

Speaking to Italian news outlet TMW, the Spaniard’s father Marcos Alonso Peña, who also acts as the player’s agent, discussed his son’s mood at Chelsea, and was more than happy with how things are going.

Alonso is a key man for Antonio Conte’s side, and has nailed down a spot at left wing-back. Since Conte’s change in formation in the early stages of the 2016/17 season, Alonso has featured prominently, and has continued to impress.

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The 57-year-old also spoke of how Alonso is excited to take to the field in Chelsea’s Champions League fixtures this season. He will be hoping to be given a starting berth in Tuesday night’s opening clash against Qarabag at Stamford Bridge.

Marcos is very happy at Chelsea, he is playing really well and he is looking forward to getting on the pitch for his first Champions League match in his career.

Alonso will look to continue his impressive form throughout the remainder of the season as the Blues hope to retain their Premier League title.