There were echoes of Chelsea's disastrous defence of their 2014-15 title as the Blues were shocked by Burnley at Stamford Bridge.
Chelsea are reportedly ready to offer goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois an extension at the club amid interest from Real Madrid.
Thibaut Courtois is likely to be back between the posts for Chelsea as they go up against Tottenham in the semi-finals of the FA Cup at Wembley on Saturday.
Chelsea were handed a rude awakening on Saturday as Big Sam and his Crystal Palace side beat the Blues 2-1 at Stamford Bridge.
Chelsea must hand Thibaut Courtois a new contract with terms around the £200,000 per-week mark in order to keep him from the clutches of Real Madrid.
Chelsea and Manchester City are looking to bring Real Madrid keeper Keylor Navas over to the Premier League in the summer of 2017
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Chelsea may look to sign Manchester City flop Joe Hart should number one keeper Thibaut Courtois leave in the summer.
West Ham is reportedly lining up a January loan move for Chelsea's second-choice goalkeeper Asmir Begovic.
Chelsea are currently sitting top of the Premier League table thanks to their inspired performances on the pitch. However, they are facing some problems off the pitch, as the club are having a tough time tying down one of their star players to a long term contract