With 20 minutes remaining at Stamford Bridge on Saturday, thoughts ticked back to two years ago. Chelsea were also defending champions then, had a manager under pressure and had begun to lose games through fragility and carelessness. Everything was starting to feel quite familiar against Watford but with a spot of luck and a couple of well-placed substitutions, Chelsea went from 2-1 down to 4-2 up and felt comfortable enough to offer a wave to the fans singing his name.

Before that point…

Read the full article at Theguardian.com


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here