The Premier League title contenders have had five of their players included in Roy Hodgson's provisional squad.
Desailly became the first figure well connected to the club to suggest that there has been a player-orchestrated campaign to remove Jose Mourinho.
The French international has been speaking about who inspired him on Twitter.
The former Blues defender has also praised Jose Mourinho for getting his current players to buy into his philosophy.
The former Chelsea defender has highlighted what makes the current Stamford Bridge boss so successful.
Kurt Zouma has been compared to France and Chelsea legend Marcel Desailly.
Marcel Desailly praised Everton loan midfielder Christian Atsu after his impact for Ghana in the Africa Cup of Nations
Chelsea head into 2015 with the possibility of completing a unique quadruple.
Loic Remy has spoken about how Marcel Desailly and Frank Leboeuf winning the World Cup inspired him.
Nathan Ake was revealed to be wearing the number six shirt this season, giving him hope for a key first-team role.