As the opening day of the new season of the Barclays Premier League draws closer, every team is busy making changes to their personnel in a bid to get stronger. Chelsea Football Team have made quite a few changes to their team however have retained most of the old guard as well. This season promises to be exciting for all Chelsea fans. The mix of young talent and experience gives hope for all Chelsea fans. A strong performance this season will also take away the disappointment of finishing tenth last season, the poorest finish by an English Champion. With just two days to go, here is a look at the key players for Chelsea Football Club this season.
New Manager Antonio Conte is known to be quite a task master and he is exactly what the club needs this season.
Captain Leader Legend. With all the hype surrounding his future at Stamford Bridge, it was a relief to all the fans that JT signed a contract extension.
Eden Hazard ended last season well and he will hope to take his Euro 2016 form into the new season.
Branislav Ivanovic will also be looking to put a disappointing season behind him. He was certainly not a favorite among Chelsea fans last season.
New boy Michy Batshuayi will be looking to bring in the much needed goals for Chelsea.
Brazilian superstar Oscar knows that a lot is expected of him this season.
The best keeper in the world? Only time will tell how this stopper will perform this season.
Gary Cahill will be expected to step up his game at the heart of the defense.
Cesar Azpilicueta is all set to continue his good form for the new season as well.
Let’s hope for all Chelsea fans that the smiles continue this season.
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