Charles’ latest “The Mind of Conte” column. Following the most impressive wins from the men in blue  against Leicester City and Manchester United, here are some thoughts on what stood out to me.   Dynamic front three Conte’s front three is in many ways reminiscent of the Malouda, Drogba, Anelka trio that led Chelsea to 

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Antonio Conte joined Chelsea with the idea to use a variation of the 4-4-2 formation, which he had previously adopted at Siena and Bari. Last month, Oscar revealed the following in an interview with the Mail Online: “The idea is to play 4-2-4. We tried this every day in training – we’re getting better.” Indeed, 

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