Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich ready to back Antonio Conte big in the January transfer window after the two hatch spending plans at training ground meeting
Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich is ready to back Antonio Conte after telling the Italian he will be allowed to make several signings in the January transfer window.
A meeting took place at their Cobham training ground this week in which Conte reiterated his requirements to Chelsea’s hierarchy, stressing that he should be given license to spend.
Insiders say Chelsea’s new boss feels he has inherited an outdated squad – one that won the Premier League two years ago but is incapable of reproducing that title-winning form.
Conte wants to rebuild and it is understood Abramovich’s right-hand... read more
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