The big games are coming thick and fast for Antonio Conte…

Such is life in the Premier League, there is no time to rest on laurels and expect an easy ride. From December until May, it is full steam ahead, with plenty of opportunities to bet on your favourite football teams.

For Chelsea, in particular, games are racking up quickly – with each more important than the last. Chelsea are, of course, leading the way in the English top flight so far – with a stellar 9 point lead currently held by the Blues.

Anything can happen in the Premier League, though, as Liverpool showed on Tuesday evening. Despite the Reds suffering a poor run of form in January, they pulled out a big performance against the Blues – holding Antonio Conte’s side to a tough 1-1 draw.

The same can be said for Chelsea’s next fixture, a tough game against Arsenal, and whilst the Gunners lost earlier in the week – anything can happen when two big sides face off.

The pressure will be on Antonio Conte to extend his lead at the top, and so he must ensure that he picks the right players for the job, and, perhaps more specifically, he needs to ensure that THESE TWO players start…