The Everton forward still trusts Chelsea will finish in the top-four spot notwithstanding their 4-1 defeat in the hands of Watford FC a week ago
Wayne Rooney is sure Chelsea have the quality to finish the season in the English Premier League’s top four.
The Blues endured a humiliating 4-1 lodd at London rivals Watford on Monday night to build weight on Antonio Conte.
The title holders have lost their last two games after Chelsea FC lost 3-0 to Bournemouth at Stamford Bridge toward the finish of January.
The west London side began the end of the week a point in front of fifth-placed Tottenham Hotspur in a focused race to anchor Champions League football.
Chelsea FC will face Manchester City and Manchester United in their next three top-flight installations which could characterize the west London side’s season.
Conte’s side have the little matter of a Champions League conflict against La Liga pioneers in the round of 16 in the not so distant future.
Previous Manchester United commander and Everton striker Rooney is as yet backing Chelsea FC to anchor a top-four spot regardless of their poor begin to 2018.
“I figure they will complete in top four,” Rooney disclosed to Sky Sports. “They have enough involvement in the group.
“They’re experiencing a terrible period. They haver to get themselves straightened out but there is sufficiently still quality in the group.”
Chelsea FC have won the Premier League title in two of the previous three seasons under Jose Mourinho and after that Conte.
The Blues marked Everton midfielder Ross Barkley, AS Roma full back Emerson Palmieri and Arsenal forward Olivier Giroud in the January transfer window.