Conte to shuffle his pack for Qarabag

"It's a hard group, but that's the calibre of teams you're coming up against the Champions League", Cahill, part of the Chelsea side that won the tournament in 2012, said. "Great focus, great concentration from the start of the game", Conte said of Chelsea's impressive victory. "[Eden] Hazard is trying to find the best form and we are happy to see him running on the field".

"I chose to play with a rotation because we have to start the process to improve these players and try to create a good competition between them".

We started the Champions League in the right way, ' said boss Antonio Conte.

"We have to rest (on Wednesday) and then to start to think about the next game, a strong game, a tough game against Arsenal (on Sunday)".

"It's normal when you have to play seven games in 21 days to rotate my players". I didn't like it, the players relaxed too much'. I accept we must play better but I'm still satisfied with the performance given the quality of the opponent.

Chelsea may have won their last three Premier League encounters, but they are still yet to get fully over their opening-day loss to Burnley. 'To play in the Champions League means the coach trusts you.

N'Golo Kante's importance in any team can not be taken for granted as his contribution helped Leicester and Chelsea win the league titles. "I had the chance to play with my national team and did a good job there [over the global break] and for the last month I've just been working hard to be fit".

In a Group C which includes Atletico Madrid and Roma, this was always going to be Chelsea' easiest game of the group stages.

"The Champions League has a different feeling to it, compared to other competitions".

"I wanted to give a good chance to Michy, and also to Christensen".

Tottenham, who host Dortmund at Wembley on Wednesday, faced the German side in the Europa League two seasons ago and were beaten 5-1 on aggregate in the last 16.

Chelsea's French midfielder N'Golo Kante runs with the ball during the English Premier League football match between Leicester City and Chelsea at King Power Stadium in Leicester, central England on September 9, 2017.

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