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Chelsea’s success in the Premier League in the 2016/17 campaign has reaffirmed our position among Europe’s elite.

The BBC report that the Blues, alongside Manchester City, are one of just two English clubs who are ranked in the top ten in the world.

A European club ranking list produced by sports data company Gracenote, as reported by the BBC, have placed Chelsea in seventh place, one ahead of Premier League counterparts Man City. That’s despite not taking part in the Champions League last season.

Ultimately, it means very little, but it’s great to see that after the pain we endured in 2015/16 we are back rubbing shoulders with the biggest and best club sides on the planet.

It is just another compliment to Antonio Conte, and the fantastic work he has done since his arrival at Stamford Bridge. Hopefully this is just the beginning of Chelsea’s meteoric rise back to the summit of football under the Italian’s stewardship.


  1. In my opinion, it is great to see that Chelsea a back amongst the top teams in world football. After a catastrophic season and the sacking of Jose Mourinho mid-season. In came the Italian Bulldog, Antonio Conte, who has been immense in Chelsea’s title race and his energy on the touchline has been the main reason behind Chelsea’s fifth Premier League Trophy. Chelsea were very bad last season, but during this past season Eden Hazard was back to his best. Diego Costa was back to scoring week in week out, Pedro Rodriguez put his abysmal debut season behind him putting in a great shift on the right flank. The signing of N’golo Kante and resigning of David Luiz proved crucial, with the addition of Marcos Alonso and taking Victor Moses back from loan being crucial as they were great at wingback. Chelsea are deservedly back in the top European clubs which is where they deserve to be.


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