Antonio Conte


Chelsea demonstrate depth but must reinforce to take on Europe’s elite

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte during the press conference

This was not quite the coronation Chelsea were dreaming of; at one point the West Brom fans were singing: “We forgot that you were here.” Antonio Conte said he wanted to win the title this weekend, as soon as the opportunity presented itself, but he could not have imagined it would take a substitute, a scruffy goal and 82 minutes of toil before his players would be able to make their superiority count.