Andre Villas-Boas: 10 Reasons Chelsea Are Not on the Right Track

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Andre Villas-Boas: 10 Reasons Chelsea Are Not on the Right Track
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Chelsea earned a thrilling 2-1 win over Wolves on Monday with a late goal by the always timely Frank Lampard. Fernando Torres played a good 90 minutes, including getting in on the build-up to that winner. Feelings around Chelsea community all point to this as being a step forward for the squad. But for all that positives, it does not excuse that Chelsea scrapped out a win against a 16th-place side and dropped nine of their last 15 possible points.

For a squad that is expected to compete for the title in England and Europe every single season, this is simply not good enough.

The smatterings for Andre Villas-Boas’ dismissal are starting to make their way around the Web, but for now the manager seems to have his job safely secured. But this does not mean it will be forever.

At the rate he is going, the Blues are a far ways away from being a squad that is competitive in anything other than early rounds of domestic cups. Poor defending, a bland offense and players that all seem to be scratching their heads over what exactly they are suppose to be doing have the club in real risk of finishing outside the top four for the first time in over a decade.

Here are 10 reasons why the path Villas-Boas has them on needs to change or things will only get worse.

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