The english premier league resumes tonight, when Chelsea travel to huddersfield in a bid to make up for their humiliating loss to west ham over the weekend. Burnley face stoke while crystal palace lock horns with watford in the other two matches.
Antonio Conte has insisted that finishing in the top four is now Chelsea’s priority ahead of their game against Huddersfield Town at the John Smith’s stadium on Tuesday.
Following a shock 1-0 defeat to West Ham at the London Stadium on Saturday, Conte conceded that Chelsea’s title challenge is over and after results on Super Sunday, they are now 14 points behind league leaders Manchester City.
The blues have a kind run of fixtures between now and the end of the year, but Arsenal await at the Emirates for both clubs’ first fixture of 2018.
A defeat to the gunners would leve Conte well and truly sucked into a dogfight to finish inside the top four.
With just a year left on his contract at the end of the season and interest from Paris Saint-Germain, the hour glass appears to be running out on his time in London.