The Chelsea fans in the Football Transfer Tavern have been impressed at the progressive management style of Antonio Conte…
Gone are the days of the utilisation of the old guard, and in has come a new generation of Chelsea stars.
Players like Nathaniel Chalobah and Victor Moses would never have been given a chance under previous managers, and thus far Conte’s squad management has been exemplary.
However, this weekend plays host to another Chelsea fixture; and this time they are coming up against newly promoted Middlesbrough.
Middlesbrough have looked good this season, but the Blues will be expected to win the game. And whilst Antonio Conte’s team selection has been excellent thus far; our landlord doesn’t think that you can ever be sure at Stamford Bridge.
Chelsea managers of old would often return to tried and tested methods despite achieving success with new ideas; simply because that method had worked in the past. If Antonio Conte picks a few of the wrong players, as other managers have in the past, Sunday’s game could spell disaster.
With that said, if Conte fields this Chelsea XI, Middlesbrough will surely cause an upset…
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