Photo special: Eden Hazard trains with new Chelsea signing at Stamford Bridge
Eden Hazard and N'Golo Kante were both put through their paces at Chelsea's open training session at Stamford Bridge
Eden Hazard looked to be in good shape as he trained alongside new Chelsea signing N’Golo Kante at Stamford Bridge on Wednesday afternoon.
Antonio Conte’s men were put through their paces at their home ground in front of some of the club’s supporters as the Blues continue their preparations for the new Premier League season.
Hazard was joined by summer signing Kante, who arrived at Chelsea from champions Leicester City back in July.
The Belgium playmaker will be hoping to drastically improve his form this season after he came in for criticism for failing to deliver on a consistent basis last term as Chelsea finished 10th in the Premier League table.
Hazard suffered a dramatic drop in form last term after being voted the PFA player of the year and helping Chelsea win the Premier League and League Cup in the 2014-15 campaign.
Also pictured in action during the training session were the likes of Cesc Fabregas, Diego Costa and summer signing Michy Batshuayi.
New Chelsea manager Conte kept a watchful eye over proceedings as his squad took part in a number of fitness drills in west London during the open training session.
The Italian coach is preparing for his first season in charge at Stamford Bridge after his appointment as Jose Mourinho’s permanent successor earlier in the year.
Chelsea kick off their Premier League campaign with a home clash against West Ham United at Stamford Bridge on Monday night.
The Sport Review was at Wednesday’s Chelsea training session, and here are some of the best pictures from Stamford Bridge.