Chelsea Big Challenge to Defend the Champion Title
Cesar Azpilicueta can not wait for the Premier League 2017-18 rolling. Azpilicueta understands true Chelsea are faced with a tough task to defend his title.
The Blues won convincingly last season having scooped a total of 93 points, seven points clear of nearest rivals Tottenham Hotspur. This title is the second for Azpilicueta et al. In the last three seasons.
However, being a defending champion does not mean Chelsea will undergo a seamless season ahead. Of course not forget how ‘The Blue’ stumbled in the 2015-16 season, after appearing as the previous champion.
Plus, the rivals will not let Chelsea continue to dominate. Spurs, Manchester City, Manchester United, Arsenal, and Liverpool are trying to strengthen his squad in the stock this summer.
“We look forward to the Premier League starting,” Azpilicueta told the club’s official website. “Obviously, the competition is a great challenge for us, we know how difficult it is to win even though we won it twice in the last three years. But we are ready to fight.”
“Now every team will be more motivated against us and we have to prepare well to serve the fight,” continued the Spanish international.
“It is a league where you compete against six or seven of the big teams. It would be very difficult to predict the winner before the season starts. Rival-closest rival was the team next opponent, and each team is difficult to resist. So we have to look good in the Every game. ”
Chelsea will play preseason against Arsenal, Bayern Munich and Inter Milan. Competitive season West London team that started against the Gunners in the Community Shield on August 6 before opening Premier League against Burnley at Stanford Bridge a week later.