Chelsea information LIVE: All the newest from Stamford Bridge following final night time’s Carabao Cup win over Nottingham Forest
Thursday September 21
Musonda in tears
05:00: Charly Musonda admits he was once in tears after netting his first function for Chelsea in this night’s Five-1 win over Nottingham Forest in the Carabao Cup.
Antonio Conte entrusted the winger along with his complete debut for the Blues this night and Musonda admits he was once conquer with emotion after scoring the 3rd function of the night time.
“It was an emotional moment, I can’t even remember it,” Musonda stated.
“I used to be more than happy and you’ll see that.
“I used to be in tears to be fair. If the boys didn’t come and get me I don’t know what would have took place.”
04:00: Antonio Conte has warned Kenedy to benefit from his possibilities when he’s concerned in Chelsea’s first staff.
Kenedy hit the headlines for all of the improper causes in the summer time when Chelsea have been compelled to factor an apology after the Brazilian posted an insulting video on Instagram and was once therefore despatched house from the Asian excursion.
And he made his first look since that incident in final night time’s Carabao Cup tie towards Nottingham Forest, in which he scored the hole function.
But Conte has instructed Kenedy he will have to proceed to paintings laborious if he desires extra first staff alternatives.
“I am pleased with his performance and it is important to continue this way,” Conte stated.
“We have began to paintings with him in the final season and in January Kenedy he began to paintings with us after Watford.
“He is operating really well, so much and he’s bettering. He has to proceed and when there would be the alternative and a brand new probability he will have to exploit it.”
Conte has lost authority
03:00: Chelsea’s Zero-Zero draw towards Arsenal on the weekend uncovered some laborious truths for Antonio Conte.
That’s in keeping with John Giles, who gained the First Division name two times with Leeds United in 1969 and 1974.
Giles pinpointed the performances of David Luiz and Cesc Fabregas as evidence Conte has no longer been ready to recover from Chelsea’s loss of task in the summer time switch window.
“Luiz lost his self-discipline towards Arsenal and as he has so regularly completed in the previous however the nice fulfillment for Conte final season was once to one way or the other include his wilder facet inside of a defensive set-up which gained them the name whilst competitors leaked objectives.
“Fabregas has all the time been keen on a moan however he was once in overdrive towards Arsenal. He seemed a lot as he did throughout the months when Jose Mourinho’s 2nd spell at Stamford Bridge was once coming to an ignominious shut and that stunned me.
“There is not any method to know for sure however it appears to me as though Conte’s authority has possibly been lowered via his revel in throughout the summer time and which may be what we’re seeing in Chelsea’s performances.”