As this season gets uglier and uglier, it doesn't hurt to try and look forward to next year. Villas-Boas should stay; it would be the best thing for the club.
If Villas-Boas does come back, he'll continue to make changes at Chelsea. When push comes to shove, Chelsea need changes.
In order to compete at the highest level, Chelsea need to make a full commitment to Villas-Boas. Otherwise, they will be stuck in a cycle of mediocrity.
Chelsea are only two years removed from an English double. It shouldn't take too much time to compete on a similar level once again. The easiest way to make it happen is to keep Villas-Boas.
So, if Villas-Boas does stay, here are 10 things you can expect from Chelsea.