Chelsea announced the appointment of Italy manager Antonio Conte yesterday, in a move which attracted a mixed reception from the Blues contingency here in the Transfer Tavern.
Some supporters and indeed ex-professionals have labelled the appointment of Conte as risky and they have a point.
Conte has managed Juventus and Italy and with no experience of managing in the Premier League, many of the Blues supporters present in the Tavern are concerned that this appointment might come back to haunt the club.
Chelsea will not take part in European competition next season realistically and attracting players might be tricky for the Italian.
One supporter is getting himself ready for the pool knockout which is taking place in the Tavern this evening, and he thinks the club have made a rod for their own back, by not appointing someone with a proven track record in the Premier League.
Lee Clarke takes a look at FIVE reasons why Antonio Conte is destined to fail in the Premier League with Chelsea next season……
PRESS THE IMAGE BELOW TO SEE THE FIVE REASONS!
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