Antonio Conte has finally exited Stamford Bridge, and made way for fellow Italian Maurizio Sarri.
There is still lots of work to be done if Chelsea are to challenge for the Premier League title. Antonio Conte won the Premier League in his first season with the Blues, but Sarri has a very difficult task ahead to achieve the same feat as his compatriot.
Chelsea fans will be hoping Sarri utilises his knowledge of Italian football to bring some of the best talents in Serie A to South-West London. The Italian has so far added Jorginho from former club Napoli, for £57m on a five-year deal. The Brazilian is a good start to transfer proceedings, but the Blues need more to make their faithful truly believe they could win the Premier League next term.
Last season’s finish of fifth, playing lacklustre football, was a far cry from the Chelsea teams in recent memory. Despite an FA Cup win, it will have been viewed as a seriously under par season by most Blues fans.
With the other teams in and around them are making plenty of signings, Chelsea need to spend or risk getting left behind by their rivals. With the amount of arrivals at Liverpool and Arsenal, Chelsea must be feeling the pressure to add some much-needed quality to their squad.
With that in mind, here are three signings which would surely secure the title for the Blues next season…