Chelsea have begun the season on a high note sitting happily on top of the table, 5 points ahead of Man City. Jose Mourinho’s wishes regarding personnel were met in the summer and he will be delighted with just how well they are settling into life at Chelsea. Diego Costa looks like an animal in blue, leading the line in his own feral manner. Cesc Fàbregas has reintroduced himself to the Premier League by dictating play as well as any Chelsea central midfielder has ever done.
Let’s see the factors that make Chelsea the team to beat this season.