Chelsea supporters in the Transfer Tavern are looking ahead to this season with an effervescent sense of positivity, as Conte looks to begin the quest for European domination.
None of our resident Chelsea fans expected Conte to orchestrate such a dramatic revival in his first season in charge, yet that is exactly what the Italian achieved.
The Blues’ supporters are now eagerly awaiting the arrival of the new season and wondering how many new faces will arrive at Stamford Bridge this Summer.
The need for squad depth is unquestionable given Chelsea’s participation in the Champions League. Conte was able to operate with a relatively small squad last season; now he must concentrate his focus on ensuring that the Blues have sufficient numbers to compete this season.
The Blues will be vying for success in all four competitions next season.
Our landlord has opted to look at how Chelsea could operate against Burnley on the opening day of the new season.