The 10 pictures that sum up Chelsea’s season so far

Chelsea’s resurgence under new manager Antonio Conte has been one of the defining stories of the Premier League so far this season. He’s taken last season’s struggling side and turned them into title favourites.

Currently, it looks like nobody will be able to overhaul the Blues at the top of the table. Conte’s side boasted eleven-game winning run before the Premier League’s Boxing Day fixtures, an incredible feat considering how competitive the division is these days.

Not only are they putting excellent performances against the better sides, with big wins over Manchester United and Everton, but they’re also grinding results out during the tough December schedule.

They have skill and ability, but also grit and determination. As the cliche goes, that’s what wins you titles.

What have been their highlights so far? Who have been their top performers?

Here are TEN pictures that tell the story of their season to date…