Five ideal wonderkids for your Chelsea FM17 save

Every manager in world football has had a crack at managing Chelsea – or so it seems. Roman Abramovich’s lurking trigger finger piles the pressure on from the start of your Chelsea save, with expectations high.

Managing the squad is not as bad as it may seem. There is enough depth to cope with a slight injury crisis and some young talent that could be nurtured into useful players or sold on for some additional funds. Defensively, reinforcements are needed, but the lack of European football in your first season should make things a little easier.

Chelsea’s recent history has seen them fail in the development of young players.

There are signs this could be changing, however, and you might be the boss to show them the way forward. Academy products are all good and well, but sometimes you just want to splash a bit of cash to pick up some of the most talented young players…