Victor Moses Conte questions Jose Mourinho over forward

Antonio Conte insists he saw the potentials in Victor Moses straight away when he took over as coach.

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Victor Moses play Victor Moses has been impressive for Chelsea this season (Ian Hodgson)
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Antonio Conte does not understand why Jose Mourinho did not give Victor Moses a chance as the forward continues to impress for Chelsea this season.

Moses joined Chelsea in 2012 and after a season under Rafa Benitez, the Nigeria international was never given a chance at the club when Mourinho returned as coach in 2013.

Victor Moses out for six weeks with hamstring injury play Victor Moses spent last season on loan at West Ham (Getty Images)

 

The forward was sent on loan to Liverpool, Stoke City and West Ham before Conte took over at Chelsea.

Moses has been impressive in his role as a wing-back in Conte’s 3-4-3 formation and the coach insists he saw the potentials in the player straight away when he took over.

Antonio Conte bai zaɓi Mikel cikin wasannin Chelsea tun lokacin da aka naɗa shi Koci. play Antonio Conte does not understand why Victor Moses has been underestimated at Chelsea

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“I could see his potential from the first days of the summer training camp,” Conte said in an interview with Gazzetta dello Sport.

Moses has important qualities: technique, physical strength, the ability to cover 70 metres of the pitch.

“I find it incredible that someone like him has been underestimated.”

Victor Moses (left) play Moses was Man of the Match when Chelsea beat Middlesbrough 1-0 (Getty Images)

 

 Moses was named Man of the Match in Chelsea’s 1-0 win at Middlesbrough.

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