Thibaut Courtois says Chelsea must maintain their winning sequence to be in a position to pounce if Manchester City slip up.
And Courtois reckons the Blues must prove they are the best of the rest if City, who won a 16th successive Premier League game against Tottenham on Saturday, do not relinquish their grip on top spot.
"It's important to try to keep on winning and pushing forwards,'' Courtois told Chelsea TV. "At the moment City is winning. They are far ahead. But you never know in football....
With the calendar soon turning over to the new year, the gossip ahead of the January transfer window is heating up. Transfer Talk brings you all the latest rumours.
Conte set to ax Luiz
David Luiz could be set for the exit at Stamford Bridge next month, after a falling out with Chelsea boss Antonio Conte, according to the Mirror.
The Brazilian has been displaced by Andreas Christensen at the heart of the Chelsea defence, with the young Dane grasping his chance.
Juventus could offer the former...