Our Chelsea fans here in the Transfer Tavern are hoping the downward spiral they seem on at the moment will sort itself soon. Indeed, while things aren’t quite as bad as that title defence under Jose Mourinho, the punters propping up our bar haven’t enjoyed the season as a whole.
Since the turn of the year, Chelsea have struggled for wins. With constant rumours surrounding Antonio Conte’s future and the team somewhat playing like strangers, it seems that it’s going to take a lot for the team to turn its fortunes around in the latter part of the season.
With the fans in the bar and the board looking forward to the summer, many of them will be hoping that Chelsea can fair better in this window than the previous two, at least.
Indeed, the Blues board now runs the football club more like a business than a hobby and surely they’ll want to offload some players in a bid to balance the books. Our landlord takes a look at two players that may be moved on in the summer months…