"I think we all know this kind of players it happens everywhere in the world, this type of striker sees the goalkeeper coming for the ball, I make myself as small as possible with my belly on the ground and he manufactures the contact".
His position was not discussed after the match, since when he has given his players three days off.
"The squad is weaker this season than the one that won the league a year ago".
You'd certainly be a courageous man to bet against the beleaguered Blues boss remaining in the hot-seat beyond this month, with crucial Premier League games against Manchester United and City coming up, as well as their two-leg Champions League tie with Barcelona. We are the first to be disappointed with the way the last two games went.
"I'm not anxious about my job", Conte said.
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Kei Komuro declined to comment late Tuesday, merely bowing deeply to a swarm of reporters waiting for him to finish work. The princess and Komuro first met over five years ago while studying at the International Christian University in Tokyo.
Anything less that a swift revival in Chelsea's fortunes will inevitably bring down the curtain on Conte's reign at the club, as it appears increasingly likely he will follow in the footsteps of Jose Mourinho by failing to hang onto his job for a full season after guiding the Blues to the Premier League title.
"Obviously to lose two in a row is even worse but I'm sure this team will fight back".
"We need to look in the mirror".
Wilkins described their performance as "inept" and "abysmal" but added that the Italian's troubles are not of his own making. I try to do everything and, if this is enough ok, otherwise the club take a different decision. I try to do everything.
"As a player, all I want is to come back to the training pitch as soon as possible, to work hard and to get into Monday's game against West Brom, to get the three points and to get our confidence back".
Should Chelsea elect to part ways with Antonio Conte, there is no shortage of big names in the mix to replace him... There has been increased speculation over Conte's future at Stamford Bridge in the last 24 hours, with many tipping him to get the sack in the wake of the perceived crisis. We were able to draw and I think in that moment we must be good to manage the situation, to understand the moment.