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Tall and with great balance, Loftus-Cheek boasts an impressive set of technical skills which allow him to drill forward into the final third and take part in all aspect of creating his team's play in front of the rival's goal. "It was a technical decision and every player has to react accept my decision".

His case has been boosted by his omission from the Brazilian national team, giving him two full weeks of training at Chelsea under Conte's watch.

"I must be honest, now Manchester City are playing very well and it's very hard to think that you can catch them, because if they continue in this way it will be very hard for any team to try and fight for the title. We have to remember this and understand that it's very important we keep winning and not drop more points".

Yet despite a history of bad blood, the Express claims that Mourinho was impressed by Luiz's performances when he rejoined Chelsea from PSG last season.

Champions Chelsea face a stiff challenge to defend their Premier League title from in-form leaders Manchester City but will fight till the end in the race, midfielder Willian has said.

Coleman quits Wales for Sunderland
Sunderland are now bottom of the Sky Bet Championship and sacked Simon Grayson on October 31. We and Wales as a nation will be eternally grateful for the job he has done over six years.

For most of the season, managers can carefully control their players' fitness levels and carefully judge how much they should train and play. "Then to come back and play for Chelsea with greater maturity". But football can be unusual.

"As a team, whatever happens, we stick together and do the best we can", said Moses. Every game. As you know very well, in this league, it's very hard to win every game. Our relationship was good and Emenalo was a big help.

Despite these slight doubts, I wouldn't be surprised if at least Hazard and Bakayoko are available for selection.

The Chelsea boss, it transpires, is a dutiful husband, with his attempt to grow a beard coming at the request of his wife.

"No, but this is the first time". We can see tomorrow if it brings luck or not. "But I repeat, this is the first time that I've tried to change my look".

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