Chelsea were the favourites to capture this season’s Premier League title, with Jose Mourinho back in the fold and a squad which didn’t have any obvious flaws. Though a run of four games in all competitions without a win has forced many to question whether Chelsea are as clear cut for the title as was initially thought.
Despite bringing in Samuel Eto’o, the team still don’t have a clear first-choice striker who can be relied upon throughout the season, while the defence can be hit and miss. At this stage, there’s no doubting that this Chelsea team are not quite the finished article, and Jose Mourinho certainly has a lot to do going into the New Year.
Here are five things Chelsea need to address in January.