The Chelsea fans in the Transfer Tavern are concerned about the season ahead…
The Blues have, for the most part, made a decent start to the 2017/18 season, particularly given their recent victory over Tottenham, but the hardest part of the season is yet to come.
Chelsea’s first team is full of quality, but their lack of strength in depth could pose a problem for Antonio Conte. This is a problem that the Chelsea brass did try and fix over the summer, but their work hit a few snags and that could cost them this season.
Indeed, when you consider the League Cup, FA Cup, Champions League and Premier League, it becomes clear that the Blues need a much larger squad than they currently have – and that’s a problem.
Retrospectively, the Blues could live to rue their mistakes over the summer – and here are two particular problems that Conte faces…
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