We, the Chelsea fans, know how tough it has been for us to win matches when John Terry has been absent. Ever since Terry has been injured, Chelsea have struggled to get a positive result against the big guns.
There were two humiliating defeats at the hands of title rivals Liverpool and Arsenal, conceding 5 goals in the process. Chelsea did manage to best Leicester City at the King Power Stadium in the EFL Cup but again conceded two goals. So without Terry, keeping a clean sheet has been the main problem.
And that Terry is very important, has been asserted by team-mate Asmir Begovic. In an interview to TalkSport Begovic said:
Find out what Begovic said on next page.