Conte’s Chelsea XI to ease past Man United and take another title step

With just seven games to go, Chelsea have one hand on the Premier League trophy already, but the race is not yet run.

Spurs’ relentless form means that they are still lurking seven points behind Antonio Conte’s leaders and although that appears too sizable a gap, two losses could see the buffer the Blues have built up crumble and make for a dramatic end to the campaign.

So, Manchester United is a worrying fixture then. Granted, the Red Devils haven’t been all that special this term, but with a 21-game unbeaten run in league action heading into this one and a manager in Jose Mourinho who would love nothing more than to get one over on the club that sacked him last season, there’s plenty to be anxious about.

With all of that in mind, here’s the starting XI Conte should select for his team’s trip to the Theatre of Dreams for another win to take them towards the title…