In fact, only 16 players now at Chelsea have started a Premier League match in their careers - the joint-lowest total of any Blues squad at the beginning of a season in the Roman Abramovich era. But do I feel sorry for Chelsea because they don't have enough players?
"So whatever happens at the start of the season - and of course I hope we get off to a flier - we must stay calm and remember that it's where we are in the table after 38 games that matters, not the first few". This is my message.
"The situation is clear and I stop. If the club decide to send on loan players for their development it's because these players are not ready to play for Chelsea".
He said: "It's simple".
"It's not something urgent, that we are desperate to have it done or not done, I just think that he was very clear by showing what he did a year ago was not enough for him". "He is an intelligent player who can integrate our game well as we have a game backed on mobility, technique".
"Danilo is 26, Benjamin Mendy is 23, Bernardo Silva is 22, Ederson is 23, so we bought players who are going to be stable for the next years". This must be my focus during this period.
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Burnley - It was a decent season for it last time, but this one will be far tougher and it hasn't signed the quality to keep its status in the Premier League.
Conte added: "We are facing different problems. And then I repeat: the club is trying to do their best on the transfer market".
Conte was unable to offer an update on his situation.
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"If I was a Premier League manager and had to choose between Lukaku, [Alvaro] Morata and [Alexandre] Lacazette, I would choose Lukaku, always". "It is a knock in his ankle".
Antonio Valencia should start at right-back with Matteo Darmian moving out to left-back as Luke Shaw continues to work his way back to full fitness. "It will not be easy but we travel to win the game".
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