Conte: Chelsea must be realistic about Europa League
Chelsea are likely to miss out on a Champions League spot, but Antonio Conte does not think it should come as a surprise
Antonio Conte described Chelsea as realistic about the possibility of playing in the Europa League next season.
At Stamford Bridge, Tottenham has faced the Premier League
champions after losing 3-1 in the last week, which is a myriad of work to finish in the top four.
After winning 2-1 on Stoke City on Saturday, Chelsea has dropped 11 points,
who has won a real hope of capturing their London rivals by defeating West Ham on Sunday?
With the expectation of Europa League football in 2018-19,
Cant does not believe that it should come as a big surprise that the season has expressed hope.
“I think it’s important for clubs like Chelsea to play in the Champions League and in the Europa League,”
said Blues Boss. “To understand the reality we must be realistic
“It was my prediction [we will fight] and now I am stopping.” Perhaps in the next season,
I will have another prophecy which is better, I feel that after losing, you get stronger. The not real problem of seeing
“I think that when you do not win, you have a lot of strength to try to change your situation,
to try to give a good answer. During defeat, it makes you stronger than weak.
“The most important thing for us is to complete the season in the best possible manner,
pay attention to the present and play the game. Then, if we arrive at the right time, we will talk about the future.”
A win for Chelsea on hammers will at least reduce league to Manchester City by 25 points,
while Pep Guardiola’s team lost to Manchester United 3-2 on Saturday.
Chelsea are likely to miss out on a Champions League spot
Conte, however, says the comparison of his side with the Champions election is a bit
“The table is showing that there is a big difference now with Manchester City,” he said.
“It’s no longer right to talk about the gap between us and Manchester City
“The most important thing for us is that we focus on ourselves and complete the weather in the best way.
It should be our attention, then we can work the way to reduce this gap. To think in, we arrive at the right time.
“We have to try to perform best in every game, we have to look forward, but at the same time,
we have to look back [in Arsenal]. The only thing we can do is try to do everything.
To show great desire, to show great pride to finish the weather in the best position on the table. “