Feb 13th: Chelsea vs Barcelona— Oluyinka Oyeniyi (@Datzmenoni) January 14, 2018
Feb 24th: Man United vs Chelsea
Mar 3rd: Man City vs Chelsea
Mar 6th: Barcelona vs Chelsea
Mar 8th:Chelsea sacks Antonio Conte.
Chelsea Twitter -— Simon Phillips (@SiPhillipsSport) January 14, 2018
“buying Drinkwater?, I’m done”.
“Drinkwater is class, what we been missing”.
*after one bad game - “Drinkwater is awful, I’m done’.
“buying Barkley?, I’m done”.
Short time later - “we desperately need Barkley playing” *changes name to ‘bakleyfan’
"It doesn't help when the fans boo and whistle after each misplaced pass", the Belgium international, who has been heavily linked with a move away from Stamford Bridge in recent times, told Sky Sports following the stalemate, as quoted by The Telegraph.
"We didn't play well but that's when we need the fans behind us.”
Chelsea's title-winning heroics of last season could not be further removed from the majority of their showings this term, with the Blues securing just two wins in their last seven fixtures across all competitions.
The lack of quality additions over the summer in comparison to others seems to be finally taking its toll on what appears to be a quickly fracturing group, and while January could offer solace, it seems securing Champions League football for next year will be the pinnacle of their league success this campaign.