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"It was maybe a little bit of my heart and a little bit of my head to pick Chelsea". "It's the most competitive league in the world and it's becoming more competitive as we go on", he insisted.
"For me, Matic is a fantastic player - a real, real top player", said the English defender.
The Spurs have kept the purse strings closed this transfer window, while Liverpool have made only one significant signing to date. "I think the club knows every well what my opinion is and the club is trying to do their best".
"We have already had England struggling in cup competitions for years now". He used just 14 outfield players between the end of the winter transfer window and clinching the title.
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger had an answer, pointing to Chelsea sending numerous players out on loan, but Conte insisted: "I'm not looking for sympathy of any coaches for this situation.
They could have bought six or seven new players but everyone is upping their game, so I think it's a fair comment no matter what". This season will be no different.
In defence, Azpilicueta was a standout along the back three last year, but his versatility means he will likely replace Moses out wide on Saturday.
The Clarets scored in all of their warm-up matches, although top scorer Andre Gray (4) has since joined Watford. Don't expect another miracle league title, but Leicester should be fine even if Riyad Mahrez, easily the team's star, flees for Italy.
Last season, Antonio Conte led them to their 5th title, and while Matic was a core player alongside N'Golo Kante, it was the Frenchman who ended up with a majority of the credit. They seemed overawed by the atmosphere and the pitch seemed too big for their high-pressing to work. It was hard to go through that with my wife. But once survival was assured, he and his players appeared to stop caring.
"They have been quite spectacular in the transfer market".
Phil Neville believes Chelsea's "horrendous" decision to sell Nemanja Matic has strengthened Manchester United's Premier League title bid.
'It's very important to try to find the right solution, to try to improve the squad, ' Conte said this week at the Premier League launch.
"My time at Chelsea is full of great memories".
Chelsea played only three friendlies this summer and they've lost two of them and also failed to win the first piece of silverware as Arsenal beat them in Community Shield. "The first season we came second and got to the Champions League semifinal, and I knew I needed to come back and win with Chelsea".
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