Pre-match conference: Antonio Conte answers the “Will Fabregas start against Arsenal tomorrow”? question
Chelsea takes on Arsenal tomorrow in a mouth-watering London derby. Sure the Gunners have always struggled to get a result against us, but every match is a new one, and old records do not mean much. So it is imperative Chelsea go full throttle against the Gunners.
A good performance against a good team requires your best players bringing their A game. And one of our best players, who proved it again on Tuesday, that his abilities are immensely what Chelsea need, has to start against Arsenal.
Cesc Fabregas, who is yet to start a match in the Premier League, scored two great goals against Leicester City at the King Power Stadium, a match Chelsea won 4-2, coming back from 2-0 down. His performance against the Foxes, this week, has certainly increased his chances of starting, and prompted fans to call for his selection.
Antonio Conte seems to have taken notice too, as he mulls starting Fabregas at the Emirates. Talking at the pre-match conference, Conte said:
Find out what Conte said on next page.