After a season of mid-table embarrassment, Chelsea have bounced back strongly under the tutelage of Antonio Conte. The Italian had turned the fortune of the club with his innovative tactics and clever man-management.
However, another thing that benefited the former Juventus manager was that he had no Champions League to worry about last season. As a result, with focus only on the Premiership, Chelsea players were quite fresh and won the league by the end of the season after beating off competition from Tottenham Hotspur.
With Europe to think about this season, here are 5 signings Chelsea could make to increase their strength in depth and become a European superpower
5Kelechi Iheanacho – Manchester City
With Diego Costa seemingly out of the fray, Chelsea need strikers (plural, not singular) – and Manchester City are willing to sell one of their very finest in the shape of Kelechi Iheanacho. The Nigerian youngster is reportedly close to a move to Leicester City, but Chelsea could do worse than hijacking the deal.
The 20-year-old a very talented player who did very well in the chances provided to him last season. He scored 7 goals and provided three assists in 17 substitute appearances and 6 starts. Chelsea would get a strong striker in his presence.