Antonio Conte admitted that he selected the wrong Chelsea team after Tiemoue Bakayoko was dismissed in a 4-1 Premier League defeat at Watford on Monday.
A brace from defender Marco Alonso secured a 2-1 victory for Chelsea in their Premier League encounter against Tottenham Hotspur on Sunday afternoon.
Tiemoue Bakayoko’s Chelsea debut may come sooner than planned, with Antonio Conte admitting he may have to risk the midfielder due to a lack of alternative options.
Jose Mourinho has signed Nemanja Matic for a second time, the midfielder joining Manchester United from Chelsea for a reported £40million.
Tiemoue Bakayoko is confident he will enjoy a ‘beautiful’ midfield partnership with N’Golo Kante at Chelsea and hopes his move will help to earn a World Cup spot with France.
New Chelsea signing Tiemoue Bakayoko believes that he has joined the biggest and best club in England.