The local Chelsea fans in the Transfer Tavern have been absolutely delighted about their season so far, with Antonio Conte having guided the west London giants to the summit of the Premier League.
Still, some the Blues propping up the bar worry about a repeat of the Jose Mourinho title defence, one that saw the Stamford Bridge titans amazingly drop just above the relegation zone around the Christmas period. So, perhaps merely winning the title back won’t be enough to fully appease our west London locals.
Which is why reports from the Daily Telegraph have gone down a storm amongst those from SW6 of late. They claim the club are ALREADY working on a short-list of targets to ensure a capitulation of that ilk doesn’t happen again. Finally, it looks like Chelsea are planning for a long-term future.
With that in mind, here’s a look at THREE targets they could bring in to help defend their (potential) title.
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