Antonio Conte favors Current Match as Deciding

Antonio Conte reckons the only reality in the game of Football is the action that takes place between the two goal posts and if a team is not excelling in that action, having fancy names on the team-sheet means nothing.

Conte seemed angry after going pointless for the second week in a row following his 4-game unbeaten start in the Premiership as the Blues got slapped a huge defeat by another London team, which is Arsenal, yesterday and slipped a fair distance in the table.

David Luiz is thrilled about making his return to Chelsea

David Luiz originally signed with Chelsea back on January of 2011 where he spent 3 years and aided the English club in winning the Champions League title during the season of 2011-12 as well as a few other pieces of silverware.

After spending 3 seasons with Chelsea, the Brazilian defender went on to join Paris Saint-Germain and David Luiz continued on lifting more trophies as the 29 year old player kept his string of top class performances even after having changed from different clubs and different leagues.

Antonio Conte says that the current transfer market has been crazy

Antonio Conte says that the current transfer market has been crazy in certain ways, but Chelsea have a plan when it comes to getting the players that they need to perform well in the upcoming campaign.

Conte will have to take Chelsea back to the top levels of the English Premier league following a very disappointing campaign in which they could only manage a 10th place finish. After having witnessed clubs spend more than €100 million on player, onte acknowledges that the era of value for money may have gone from the transfer market.

Zouma won’t be rushed

New Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has stated that he won’t rush Kurt Zouma back into the team.

He said that the player needs time to recover following his injury and to get back his fitness.

The French player sustained the injury in a match against Manchester United and had been recovering since then.

The prognosis was that Kurt Zouma would have been out for six months, but now it is believed that the player will not be back until the end of the year. Antonio Conte believes that after such a long time from playing, he will need some time to adapt and to get back into the game.

John Obi Mikel appears to be on his way out of Chelsea

John Obi Mikel is one of the ironman players of Chelsea as the Nigerian has made over 350 appearances for the Premier League club and ever since joining Stamford Bridge in 2006, he has consistently been making over 20 appearances in every season but rumors are linking him with a move away from the English outfit.

Branislav Ivanovic and John Terry are veteran players who have reached the age mark of 30+ but despite their elevated age, both of them had their contract extended for 1 more season but this has not happened with John Obi Mikel as his future is still up for grabs.


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