Chelsea’s implosion at the Emirates is an event that is not going to go away anytime soon from the minds of Chelsea fans, or any football fan in general. Such is the rarity of that result that it is normal for Chelsea fans to feel depressed and Arsenal fans to go gaga over it.
It is up to the players at Chelsea to recognise and improve the conditions that are keeping them from performing at their best, and one of the players backs the team and the manager to work their way through it.
Midfielder Nemanja Matic was talking to Chelsea’s official website after Saturday’s blunder and acknowledged that problems existed. Matic said:
Find out what Matic said on next page.