When the new season was yet to start, much speculation went into whether Oscar would play in new manager Antonio Conte’s starting eleven. Some even thought that Oscar would not even stay at Chelsea, since he was surely going to be axed from the Chelsea side, after that particularly tepid performance against Real Madrid during the pre-season.
Fast forward to the present, and you will find that Oscar is almost undroppable. In fact, it is Oscar’s industry and form, that has kept the likes of Fabregas, and young gun Ruben Loftus-Cheek from getting into the starting eleven. And there are even statistics to back the claim that Oscar has indeed gotten better under Antonio Conte.
Find out the full stats and report on next page.