Chelsea fans here in the Tavern are struggling to come to terms with news of a possible Antonio Conte exit.
Chelsea have certainly made better starts to a season, as this one sees them start sluggishly to produce a 4th place finish currently as they edge further away from leaders City. In what was the start of their title-defending season, it seems as if they’re somewhat still recovering from the celebrations of last year with a Premier League hangover. Indeed, the cure is still yet to be found, as an inconsistency in the Blues performances hasn’t served them well so far.
However, things are beginning to pick up for the Stamford Bridge faithful as they have managed to string a run of three wins together, as they look to build on being unbeaten in their last 3 games. Having progressed to the quarterfinals and taken up first position in their Champions League group, it’s beginning to look as if Chelsea could perhaps turn potential ruins into riches as they go on in search of a trophy.
Although the reason rise in form, there is still some kind of controversy surrounding the head of Antonio Conte. The Sun reported that the Blues are working to bring back Carlo Ancelotti in order to create the exit for the current Chelsea gaffer. Having led Chelsea to a Premier League title in his first season with the club, it makes the whole situation look a little harsh on the Italian. However, Ancelotti has done it all before with Chelsea, so there’s no reason why he can’t do it all over again.
So having heard the possible news of a departure, here are 3 players that could potentially thrive under Ancelotti…