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Chelsea going through rebuilding phase, the best is yet to come, says Antonio Conte

Chelsea going through rebuilding phase, the best is yet to come, says Antonio Conte

With defender Branislav Ivanovic and midfielder John Obi Mikel leaving Stamford Bridge earlier this year and captain John Terry set to leave at the end of the campaign, Conte said his side needs suitable replacements heading into the next season.

Premier League: Chelsea up against Southampton; Spurs face tough challenge against Crystal Palace

Premier League: Chelsea up against Southampton; Spurs face tough challenge against Crystal Palace

Hazard, who came off the bench to score a superb goal for Chelsea on Saturday, said the FA Cup win could be just the boost they needed after a galling defeat in the league against Manchester United the week before.

EPL: Wayne Rooney scores as United beat Burnley 2-0, adds extra bite to Manchester derby

EPL: Wayne Rooney scores as United beat Burnley 2-0, adds extra bite to Manchester derby

The convincing victory -- United made light of the season-ending injury to top-scorer Zlatan Ibrahimovic -- sets up an intriguing Manchester derby visit to City, now just one point above United, on Thursday.

Middlesbrough on brink of relegation after 4-0 loss to Bournemouth

Middlesbrough on brink of relegation after 4-0 loss to Bournemouth

Pugh marked his 250th league appearance for Bournemouth with their third goal after 65 minutes following a Lewis Cook pass and five minutes later a free-kick was laid off to Charlie Daniels for a fourth.

Premier League: Hull city raise survival bid with 2-0 win over Watford

Premier League: Hull city raise survival bid with 2-0 win over Watford

Although third bottom Swansea beat Stoke, fourth bottom Hull remain two points above the relegation zone with four games left in a nerve-jangling battle to avoid crashing into the Championship.

Ashley Young not giving up on Manchester United's top four hopes, Liverpool look to affirm Champions League qualification

Ashley Young not giving up on Manchester United's top four hopes, Liverpool look to affirm Champions League qualification

Liverpool are one of the teams United hope to catch, but their bitter rivals show no signs of slipping despite a growing injury list.

Arsenal eyeing FA Cup title, top-four finish in the Premier League: Nacho Monreal

Arsenal eyeing FA Cup title, top-four finish in the Premier League: Nacho Monreal

"We are playing in Wembley, it`s always something special when you play there... When you finish the season and you have won something, it`s always special and we want to repeat it."

John Terry dismisses retirement news after leaving Chelsea

John Terry dismisses retirement news after leaving Chelsea

The former England international, who has made enough appearances to receiver another Premier League winners` medal this term should Chelsea land the title, did reiterate his desire to return to Stamford Bridge in another role in the future.

Frank Lampard lauds John Terry as greatest Premier League defender

Frank Lampard lauds John Terry as greatest Premier League defender

Terry, who made his Chelsea debut in 1998, played more than 700 games for the club and has been their most successful captain.

Premier League: Alexis Sanchez, Mesut Ozil end  Arsenal's run of  four successive defeats with 2-1 win against Middlesbrough

Premier League: Alexis Sanchez, Mesut Ozil end Arsenal's run of four successive defeats with 2-1 win against Middlesbrough

Arsenal`s response was impressive in the 63rd minute as Sanchez`s through ball picked out Ozil, but goalkeeper Brad Guzan sensed the danger and did well to save at the feet of the German international.

Premier League: Chelsea captain John Terry to leave club at end of current season

Premier League: Chelsea captain John Terry to leave club at end of current season

Wearing the Chelsea shirt, Terry made 713 occasions since his debut in 1998, scoring 66 goals.

Premier league: Jose Mourinho revels as Manchester United stun leaders Chelsea at home

Premier league: Jose Mourinho revels as Manchester United stun leaders Chelsea at home

Facing his former club, Mourinho rested top scorer Zlatan Ibrahimovic and charged Ander Herrera and Matteo Darmian with the task of man-marking Chelsea dangermen Eden Hazard and Pedro.

EPL Sunday Report: Manchester United rock Chelsea to ignite title race, Liverpool on rise

EPL Sunday Report: Manchester United rock Chelsea to ignite title race, Liverpool on rise

United were also knocked out of the FA Cup quarter-finals by Chelsea last month and avenging those painful losses kept alive their bid to qualify for the Champions League via a top four finish.

Premier League: Tottenham Hotspur pummel Bournemouth 4-0; Manchester City climb to third spot with 3-0 win over Southampton

Premier League: Tottenham Hotspur pummel Bournemouth 4-0; Manchester City climb to third spot with 3-0 win over Southampton

Chelsea responded last weekend after Tottenham had trimmed their lead, beating Bournemouth 3-1, but Antonio Conte`s men face a far more testing trip to Manchester United on Sunday.

EPL Saturday Report: Tottenham hot on Chelsea`s heels, Manchester City up to third

EPL Saturday Report: Tottenham hot on Chelsea`s heels, Manchester City up to third

Harry Kane, making his first start since suffering an ankle injury five weeks ago, scored his 20th league goal this season with a predatory 48th minute effort.

Europa League: Chelsea, not Arsenal, in Mauricio Pochettino’s sights

Europa League: Chelsea, not Arsenal, in Mauricio Pochettino’s sights

Saturday’s home game against Bournemouth, however, presents an opportunity to trim Chelsea’s advantage to four points and that is the only thing on Pochettino’s mind.

Michail Antonio doubtful for England's World Cup qualifier after hamstring injury

Michail Antonio doubtful for England's World Cup qualifier after hamstring injury

Antonio, who had just returned to the side following a similar injury, pulled up moments before half-time and was unable to continue.

Chelsea's N`Golo Kante, Eden Hazard nominated for PFA player of the year award

Chelsea's N`Golo Kante, Eden Hazard nominated for PFA player of the year award

The 2016/17 season winner will be announced at London`s Grosvenor House hotel on April 23.

Jose Mourinho says he will not compromise top four for Europa League

Jose Mourinho says he will not compromise top four for Europa League

Mourinho is hoping that key players do not join United`s injury list as they try to win the Europa League and break into the top four simultaneously.

Premier League: Wretched Arsenal hit new low after 3-0 defeat against Crystal Palace

Premier League: Wretched Arsenal hit new low after 3-0 defeat against Crystal Palace

Arsenal, beaten at Palace for the first time since 1979, were shambolic and their underachieving stars were barracked with chants of "you`re not fit to wear the shirt" in the closing stages of their heaviest league defeat this season.