Chelsea Manager Antonio Conte says it is vital to have players who have the joy to remain at the club as serious speculation persists over the fates of his team superstars.
Chelsea second Premier League title triumph in three seasons has done little to suppress growing rumours surrounding Thibaut Courtois, Cesc Fabregas, Diego Costa and inform Belgian forward Eden Hazard with moves away from Stamford Bridge.
Diego Costa has been vigorously tipped to join Chinese moneybags Tianjin Quanjian, while AC Milan new Chinese billionaire is eyeing a move for Fabregas.
However, Conte knows about the requirement for a greater squad for next season, with Chelsea coming back to Europe Elite competition ( Champions League ), but he is not ready to keep any players who are not ready to stay at the club.
Speaking at a news conference. Italian international say: “First of all the players must have the pleasure to stay at Chelsea,”
Courtois and Hazard, who have for some time been linked with Real Madrid, with Chelsea having allegedly offered their Hazard an agreement of £300,000 every week to persuade him to remain at the Bridge.
“This is the first important thing. For me, this is very important, that every single player who wants to stay at Chelsea has the pleasure to stay at Chelsea. Conte added