The incredible title winning record of Chelsea boss Conte

The incredible title winning record of Chelsea boss Conte

John Terry has spoken in depth about what Chelsea's achievements mean to him in his final season at Stamford Bridge, after he initially signed for the club as a 14-year-old.

But the Nigeria winger has been one of the chief beneficiaries of Conte's 3-4-2-1 system, adopted during September's 3-0 defeat at Arsenal.

"My players showed me great professionalism, commitment, work-rate and will to try to win this league".

"But we need to think day by day, rest well, keep ourselves very good in these next two games to have a top performance against Arsenal".

"You will see that six teams can win the [Premier] League easily".

"Honestly... to find the right solution was not easy, so above all for this I want to thank my players because they trusted in a new work, a new philosophy of football, in the video analysis to see their mistakes and positive and negative situations".

Chelsea had three chances to claim the title.

Conte was dragged out of his post-match media conference by celebrating players David Luiz and Diego Costa, but not before pinpointing the key moment in his side's season.

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Batshuayi's 82nd-minute strike was only his second league goal, and first since August, in a tough first season in England.

Courtois has started 35 of Chelsea's 36 league games this season, keeping a total of 16 clean sheets.

But their title defence last season was a shambolic affair which led to the sacking of Jose Mourinho, a 10th-place finish, and the eventual hiring of Antonio Conte to revitalise the club.

"I'm delighted for Michy", said centre-back Gary Cahill following victory at The Hawthorns.

"We've been together as a group all season - that's what got us to where we are".

"For me to win in my first season in England, I am really proud of the achievement", he told BBC Sport.

"Now they know my idea, I know them, the characteristics of my players". They were going through the disgusting run in the last season.

On the other side of the coin, it looks like Manchester United have given up on the Premier League and are now fully focussing on the Europa League final which they have qualified for. Still, the modern game makes one-club players exceedingly rare, and footballers end up carrying emotional ties to several teams and their fanbases over the course of their career.

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