In the summer, Chelsea were named the bookies’ favourites to claim the Premier League title, and admittedly, there’s a lot to say to support their claim – the Blues have an exceptionally talented squad, with great depth in all departments, several of their key personnel are some of the most gifted footballers the English top flight currently has to offer, and who can argue with the integral influence Jose Mourinho will have on the title-race. The house always wins after all.

But the West London outfit have hardly been the dominant force that their favourites tag might suggest so far this season, so we’ve come up with FIVE reasons the likes of Manchester United, Manchester City, Arsenal, Tottenham and Liverpool shouldn’t be scared of the Blues this season.

CLICK ON SAMUEL ETO’O TO REVEAL THE FIVE REASONS WHY TOP TEAMS SHOULDN’T FEAR CHELSEA

A final shot at the big time