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Antonio Conte: 'I am not exclusively to blame for poor title defence'

Antonio Conte: 'I am not exclusively to blame for poor title defence'

Despite shifting some of the blame onto his players, the Italian claims that the likes of Thibaut Courtois and Eden Hazard will not be allowed to leave even if Chelsea miss out on the top four.

Southampton play host to Chelsea in the Premier League today.

As it stands, Conte is not putting any plans together for the summer amid the uncertainty over his future, but he believes his players should be sharing the responsibility with him.

"The most important game for us right now is tomorrow's because we want to improve our position", Conte said during his press conference on Friday.

"It's not simple. It will be very hard to reduce this gap and take a place in the Champions League, but we must try to do this until the end of the season'".

"This is not the first time".

"We must be frustrated".

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"I think he's having an unlucky season because he started the season with a problem in his calf and then he continued to have problems", Conte said.

Morata, 25, is quoted as saying by Metro: "My first year could have been better, but there are still more games to go and we have a chance to win the FA Cup".

Conte expressed disbelief that Southampton are battling to avoid relegation despite the quality of players in their team. But I'm not alone. Now is not the right moment to discuss this.

'Now it is very hard to talk about the future.

We have to prepare as if Chelsea are going to be at their best, with their best players available. This must be our target.

Saturday is set to be a dress rehearsal for Chelsea ahead of their FA Cup semi-final clash with Southampton at Wembley in less than two weeks.

Long has had a quiet season by his standards, but did bag his second goal this term in the last clash and often proves his worth when needed most.

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