Brings the new tab next to the current one. Also controls which tab will be selected when you close one.
It breaks my workflow when the new tabs are created at the far right. If you like tabs in a FIFO manner, you can also control which tab becomes active when closing one.
To activate tabs in last used order, there's an extension TabsPlus for you (not developed by me): https://chrome.google.com/extensions/detail/nikomkkhhpfoeamojhhgpfkpkdlfhfii