Revealed: 61% of Chelsea fans urge club away from Rondon bid

For all of Chelsea’s struggles last season, their new manager will inherit quite the frontline when the uncertainty over Antonio Conte’s future is finally resolved.

The new man in the hotseat will pitch up at Stamford Bridge to find record capture Alvaro Morata and January signing Olivier Giroud alongside returning loanees Michy Batshuayi and Tammy Abraham.

That firepower should be enough to engineer an improved assault on the top four this season but reports linger over reinforcements even while the identity of the manager is shrouded in doubt.

One report suggested that the Blues were ready to battle London rivals Tottenham and West Ham for the signature of recently-relegated frontman Salomon Rondon in a deal worth £16m.

So, we put it to Chelsea fans to decide whether they wanted their club to tussle with Mauricio Pochettino’s men for the services of the target man but 61 per cent of them said no…