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3 reasons why Ancelotti is the perfect man to replace Conte at Chelsea if he is sacked – agreed?

The Chelsea fans in the Transfer Tavern are fearing the worst regarding the long-term future of Antonio Conte. The Italian’s side lost again against Watford on Monday night, with the Blues looking poor from the outset and throughout the game.

In truth, it’s been a pretty disappointing few weeks for the club, and it certainly wouldn’t be a surprise to see Antonio Conte given the boot.

He’s certainly under pressure, and so it would make sense for the Blues to prepare for his potential departure.

Roman Abramovich is sure to have a list of potential figures that he wants to bring in, but our landlord thinks that he should turn to a former boss to steady the ship, at the very least.

The man in question is Carlo Ancelotti. He led Chelsea to a very successful first season in charge before being unceremoniously dumped at the end of his second campaign.

He’s currently out of work, and whilst his interest in returning to Stamford Bridge is unclear, it’s a move that does make sense for Chelsea. If you’re still not convinced, here are THREE reasons why…

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