"Your best players' performances have dropped and Chelsea did not get the correct players with the correct strengths or another top player in the summer".
The former Juventus and Italy manager has been constantly criticizing the club's transfer policy throughout the season, hinting that the players that were brought in were not all his preferences, possibly indicating as to why Drinkwater hasn't been involved regularly. They are 10 points behind fourth-placed Tottenham, and likely to miss out on a Champions League place.
After Brazil, London is my favourite city.
Southampton have only won one of their nine Premier League games against Chelsea at St Mary's Stadium (D2 L6), winning 2-1 in March 2013 thanks to goals from Jay Rodriguez and Rickie Lambert. This season has been hard because we have lost a lot of points, especially at home. It's football. We have been unlucky.
Darren Lewis of the Mirror reported Chelsea have joined the hunt for the 20-year-old, who can play in a number of positions and is said to have attracted United's and the Blues' attention due to his versatility.
Morata has struggled for form since injuring his back in December.
'I think our target was to stay in the top four and we are fifth. This is the first of two games between the sides, with an FA Cup semi-final date pencilled in for the week after. Next season we will be back stronger to try to win again'.