sophomore slump

Chelsea

Restless Chelsea boss Conte fights to avoid sophomore slump

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London (AFP) – Fuelled by the personal intensity that inspired Chelsea’s return to the top, Antonio Conte has vowed to stop the champions becoming the latest victims of the Premier League’s sophomore slump.

A glance at recent Premier League history has provided all the motivation Conte requires as the Chelsea manager plots his team’s title defence, which gets under way against Burnley on Saturday.

Restless Chelsea boss Conte fights to avoid sophomore slump

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London (AFP) – Fuelled by the personal intensity that inspired Chelsea’s return to the top, Antonio Conte has vowed to stop the champions becoming the latest victims of the Premier League’s sophomore slump.

A glance at recent Premier League history has provided all the motivation Conte requires as the Chelsea manager plots his team’s title defence, which gets under way against Burnley on Saturday.

The Rest

Cyle Larin continues to ward off sophomore slump while battling illness

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NEW YORK It might still be early, but Cyle Larin looks more and more ready to avoid a sophomore slump with each passing game.

Larin helped propel Orlando City to its first win of the season on Friday night, scoring the decisive goal in the seventh minute of a 1-0 road victory over New York City FC.