Chelsea supporters in the Transfer Tavern are still basking in joyous delight having been crowned Premier League Champions.
It truly was party time at SW6 in May, following Chelsea’s dominant league campaign.
In Conte’s first season as manager, the Blues won the league with a record amount of victories and the second highest points tally ever amassed in Premier League history.
Incidentally, the current team were second to the record set by Mourinho’s 04/05 team.
Having also secured Champions League participation in the process, many people are expecting that the club will utilise the vast extent of their financial resources as a method of ensuring that Chelsea is competitive in all four competitions next season.
The prestigious likes of Alex Sandro, Tiemoué Bakayoko, Romelu Lukaku have all been linked with a move to Stamford Bridge this summer, yet our landlord suggests that Chelsea looks closer to home as a way of improving squad depth.
Chelsea flaunts a poor record of integrating homegrown talent into prominent first team players.
Our landlord suggests that the Blues utilise these TWO fringe players next season….