Chelsea coach Eddie Newton has given an insight into manager Antonio Conte, hailing his drive and personality.
He told Express Sport: “Antonio is quite driven, as you can see from the sidelines at the weekend.
“He’s a driven individual and knows what he wants to see on the training ground and drives it every day.
“His personality comes out in coaching on the side of the pitch and the players have adapted to it.”
Nathaniel Chalobah mimics Chelsea team-mate Willian with trademark trick Sat, April 8, 2017
Nathaniel Chalobah pays tribute to Chelsea team-mate Willian by wearing his Brazil shirt and copying his trademark trick in an Instagram video
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Nathaniel Chalobah mimics team-mate Willian with his trademark flip-flap move
Barcelona star Jordi Alba has reportedly spoken to Chelsea duo Cesc Fabregas and Pedro about life at Stamford Bridge.
Spanish newspaper AS say the left-back has talked to his former Barca team-mates about English football.
The 28-year-old, who has a contract until 2020, is also said to have sought the advice of Spain colleagues and Man Utd trio Juan Mata, Ander Herrera and David De Gea.
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte
Arsenal have opened talks with Schalke midfielder Sead Kolasinac.
The left-back is out of contract in the summer and was linked with a move to Chelsea in January.
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According the Daily Mail, the struggling Gunners have approached Kolasinac's representatives about coming to the Emirates.