Our Chelsea fans here in the Transfer Tavern are hoping the downward spiral they seem on at the moment will sort itself, after picking up their fourth league win of the season against Southampton. Indeed, while things aren’t quite as bad as that title defence under Jose Mourinho, the regulars on a whole have hated every minute of this season so far.
Since the turn of the year, Chelsea have struggled for wins and with constant rumours surrounding Antonio Conte’s future, the team have been missing that certain something that many in the pub can’t seem to put their finger on. 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, although many are hopeful of a second FA Cup final appearance on the trot in May happening.
With the fans in the bar laying the blame on many of the first team players and their lack of togetherness and fight, they feel Conte shouldn’t bear the brunt of the disappointment of this season, even though it appears he already has.
Indeed, the Blues need to agree with our barman here and look a little closer at these TWO players that have flopped this season…
Click here to comment on this articleor
Give us feedback on your Football Transfer Tavern experience