Antonio Conte will not be sacked as Chelsea manager in the wake of Monday night’s 4-1 defeat at Watford.
His position was not discussed after the match,since when he has given his players three days
Sources at Stamford Bridge point to the fact Chelsea remain in the top four, and are still in the Champions League and FA Cup, as reason not to make a change at the present time.
Chelsea captain Gary Cahill has also backed the Italian to remain the Blues Manager.
He said players needed to “look in the mirror” following the humiliation suffered at Vicarage Road.
After the Blues’ second straight three-goal defeat, Conte also said “the club have to take another decision” if they think he is not doing a good enough job.
The defending champions are now fourth in the Premier League, 19 points behind leaders Manchester City.