The Chelsea fans here in the Transfer Tavern were happy to get out of yesterday’s game against Burnley with a point, with the Clarets playing their part in an entertaining Premier League contest.
A Robbie Brady free-kick handed Burnley a share of the spoils, cancelling out Pedro’s opener for the Blues in a 1-1 draw at Turf Moor.
The runaway top flight leaders turn their attentions to the FA Cup this weekend when they face Championship Wolverhampton Wanderers, conquerors of Liverpool in the previous round.
With Chelsea not in European competition this season there isn’t really anything stopping Antonio Conte from playing his strongest squad, although he could use the Wolves game as a chance to run the rule over some fringe players.
Following such a disappointing result in the Premier League yesterday, the Blues’ faithful have started discussing what changes could be made to the side over breakfast here in the Tavern and team selection is a hot topic of conversation.
Lee Clarke looks at two players who could be dropped by Antonio Conte for today’s game.Like what the TT have on offer? Sign up for more notifications!