Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has told Cesc Fabregas that he wants him to improve the defensive side of his game.
He said that the player is a great playmaker and that he is an instrumental player for Chelsea when going forward but he needs to improve a lot when it comes to winning the ball back.
He said that the player will have to learn from his midfield partner Kante and that he will have to contribute defensively to the team.
Antonio Conte said that Fabregas had been an important player so far this season as he is the one creating chances in the absence of Hazard. He said that there is no doubt that Fabregas is a great offensive midfielder, but there are games where he will be required to tackle a bit more. He said that it is on this aspect of his game that he wants him to work on. (more…)