Our Chelsea fans here in the Transfer Tavern are hoping for a better season next season than this one.
After winning the title last season, Chelsea have failed to regain the title with runaway leaders Man City looking likely to win it but, have faired a lot better than last time they won the Premier League under Jose Mourinho.
Chelsea are currently in the top-four but have had a string of poor results this year so far, after only winning two throughout January and the beginning of February. This has led to a lot of speculation around Antonio Conte’s future at the club, as Chelsea look to once again choose short-term success over long-term plans.
If the Blues are to mount a serious challenge on next season, they along with others, have to level up. Furthermore, it may be time to become a little more ruthless in their stance on players as they are with managers.
Our landlord takes a look at two players that need to be shipped out next season in order for the club to progress…