Chelsea FC: 3 Key Areas in Which to Improve Against FC Basel

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Chelsea FC: 3 Key Areas in Which to Improve Against FC Basel
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Jose Mourinho's Chelsea may have suffered a disappointing loss against Everton over the weekend, but they will have to pick themselves up immediately to face FC Basel in a potentially tricky Champions League encounter this Wednesday.

Basel are an attractive side, but they are not as technically gifted as Everton were on Saturday, making them the perfect team to face after a minor setback. Although many are as good as writing Mourinho's eulogy after the defeat, it was exactly that—a minor setback.

Indeed, despite the result, there were many positives to take from this match. As Mourinho himself told BBC Sport, on another day it could have been 3-1 in his club's favour.

After all, the Blues had more possession and twice as many shots as the Merseyside club.

However, a loss it was, and that means that something must have gone wrong. Based on this match, then, here are three places in which Chelsea can improve in order to get the win against Basel on Wednesday.

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