Chelsea made in ten successive Premier League victories courtesy of a 1-0 win over bottom side Sunderland on Wednesday.
Antonio Conte’s side found it tough against the league’s basement club, yet Cesc Fabregas’ fine strike from the edge of the box five minutes before half time proved to be the winner.
Their tenth win in a row extended their lead at the top of the Premier League to six points, which is an incredible effort given that, on September 24, Conte’s men were eight points behind Manchester City, and sitting eighth in the table.
Since then tough, victories over Manchester United, Tottenham, and Manchester City have outlined the Blues’ title credentials, and they’ll go into Saturday’s game against Crystal Palace full of confidence in their bid to go nine points clear at the top.
However, their recent upturn in form hasn’t been great for everyone at Stamford Bridge, with several first team players under Jose Mourinho and Guus Hiddink last season not getting a look in under the new manager.
And, with the January transfer window fast approaching, a number of these players may look to move on in the New Year, and one of those could be playmaker Oscar, who looks set to move to China in the New Year.
He may not be the only one though, as here are THREE Chelsea players who could follow the Brazilian international out of Stamford Bridge in January…