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Roma go top of Group C after easy win against Chelsea

01 November, 2017, 00:25 | Author: Carla Brady
  • Chelsea star N'Golo Kante

Chelsea won the Premier League in Conte's first campaign at the club last season. Despite being a 3-3 draw, it was proof of the desire of both teams to go for it. "It's very important in this moment to speak with the player".

"Kante has trained with us", said Blues boss Antonio Conte. "Moses needs more time", Conte told a pre-match press conference at the Stadio Olympico of players returning from Chelsea's mini-injury crisis.

"I was a player and I know very well after an injury - above all a muscular problem, a bad injury - it's very important to listen to the player, to find out his sensation and then make the best decision for him and the team".

Ranieri, who now manages French side Nantes, has backed Antonio Conte to get the team back to their best. "For sure tomorrow we try to make the best decision".

"Our group is a tough group with Atletico Madrid and Roma, two really group teams".

The 17-year-old midfielder made his first start of the season for the west London club last week when he helped Chelsea to claim a 2-1 victory over Everton in the League Cup fourth round at Stamford Bridge.




As Stephan El Shaarawy capitalised on an Antonio Rudiger mistake to grab his second goal of the game, Perotti rushed over to celebrate with the Egyptian and the rest of his Roma team-mates. "Then we prepare for another tough game in the league".

As the group action enters the second half, AS Roma will be looking to gain supremacy over group C by defeating Chelsea at home after their emphatic performance at the Stamford Bridge on Matchday 5 when the two sides face each other.

Conte's side have returned to the European competition strongly as they remain unbeaten at the top of their group and on the verge of qualification to the knockout stages.

After their mid-week trip to Italy, Chelsea host second-placed Manchester United on Sunday. They got a draw against us but we're playing to win all three points'.

The online live streaming of UEFA Champions League encounter between AS Roma and Chelsea will be broadcasted live on Sonyliv.com and Sony Liv android/iOS app.

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