Given the way that Chelsea’s season has gone this time around, it is easy to forget that they were in an almighty mess when Antonio Conte took over.
The Italian took over in the immediate aftermath of a major international tournament – which did not go so well for Louis van Gaal at Manchester United – with the Blues on the back of the worst Premier League title defence in history.
Guus Hiddink’s calming demeanour had pulled Chelsea up to 10th after the shambles Jose Mourinho left behind so few expected them to storm the division like they did last season.
So, we put that question to you and the response came back in Conte’s favour. 64 per cent of Blues fans believe he is right and you can check out the full results of the poll below…