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Antonio Conte wearing a tracksuit is why Chelsea lost to Burnley - Steve McManaman

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CHELSEA suffered a shock 3-2 home defeat to Burnley yesterday in their opening game of their Premier League defence, leaving fans scrambling for reasons why.

Chelsea 2 Burnley 3: Antonio Conte accuses his players of losing the plot during first-half meltdown

Telegraph

No club does meltdowns quite like Chelsea and, for 45 minutes, they looked ready to provide one of their best yet. Make no mistake, the Blues were embarrassed by a Burnley team tipped to be fighting relegation in the first half of what…

Antonio Conte admits Chelsea 'lost composure' after Gary Cahill's early red card in shock loss to Burnley

Antonio Conte has admitted that Chelsea “lost composure” after the key moment of Gary Cahill's red card in their sensational opening-weekend 3-2 defeat to Burnley, but played down any idea of a crisis, as he insisted he trusts the players…

Antonio Conte insulted by suggestion he deliberately picked a weak Chelsea team against Burnley

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Chelsea sunk to a 3-2 defeat to Burnley on the opening day of their season (Picture: Getty)

Antonio Conte slammed for ‘shocking’ decision in Chelsea’s loss to Burnley by Paul Merson

Daily Express / Sport

CHELSEA boss Antonio Conte substituted striker Michy Batshuayi while his team were 3-0 down to Burnley today and Paul Merson was not happy with the decision.

Antonio Conte talks Chelsea’s transfer plans following Burnley defeat: I'm not worried

Daily Star / Sport

ANTONIO CONTE insist Chelsea chiefs are doing all they can in the transfer market.

Antonio Conte blasts Chelsea: My players lost their heads against Burnley

Daily Express / Sport

CHELSEA lost their heads in the 3-2 defeat to Burnley, according to Antonio Conte.

Rival fans attack Chelsea supporters on Twitter as Blues booed off after Burnley defeat

Daily Express / Sport

CHELSEA fans vented their frustration by booing the Blues players after their 3-2 defeat to Burnley, but rival supporters were not impressed.

Conte rages at Chelsea's lack of composure in shock defeat

Antonio Conte accused his Chelsea players of losing the plot after they finished with nine men as captain Gary Cahill and Cesc Fabregas were sent off in a torrid 3-2 opening-day defeat at home to Burnley.

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