Antonio Conte trusts Manchester City could command English football for quite a while after Pep Guardiola’s side were delegated Premier League champions.
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte trusts Manchester City could overwhelm English football for quite a while after Pep Guardiola’s side were delegated Premier League champions.
City won the class title a weekend ago with five recreations to go and brag a summoning 16-point lead over second-put Manchester United.
“Manchester City is one club that can keep on dominating, to win, in England, as well as to battle for the Champions League,” Conte told journalists in front of Chelsea’s association outing to Burnley on Thursday.
“They have the likelihood. It is an exceptionally solid club, they have a vital squad with awesome players and are a club that need to contribute and progress. There are a considerable measure of things that are correct.”
Chelsea confront a tough undertaking to fit the bill for next season’s Champions League as they trail fourth-put Tottenham Hotspur by eight focuses, regardless of whether Mauricio Pochettino’s side have played a diversion more.
Conte acknowledges the situation is anything but favorable for his group however has asked his players to battle for a best four spot until it’s numerically unthinkable.
“We need to attempt until the conclusion to achieve this objective,” the Italian director included.
“On the off chance that we need to be practical with five amusements to go, it’s not easy to decrease the hole, but rather we should have the will to battle, the want to take this objective. For what reason not?
“We have a vital diversion against Burnley, an extremely solid group having an incredible season, and it won’t be anything but difficult to get three focuses.”
Conte additionally included that January marking Emerson Palmieri will influence his first Premier League to begin for Chelsea at Burnley.
The 23-year-old left back has shown up from the seat since joining the club from AS Roma for a revealed charge of 17.6 million pounds ($25 million).
“Tomorrow Emerson will play… he’s prepared in the physical and strategic viewpoint,” Conte said. “I don’t know whether he is prepared to play two (matches) in three days. For beyond any doubt he will play against Burnley.”
Chelsea confront Southampton in the FA Cup semi-last at Wembley Stadium on Sunday.