It was the catalyst for a fine second period for Spurs as Dele Alli grabbed a double to help them move eight points clear of the Blues in the battle for a Champions League spot next season. We are working very hard to try to have a good season, but I think that, in the end, we are deserving this season.
'We must try until the end to catch a place in Champions League.
The Blues will next take on West Ham next Sunday, in a game where 3 points will be essential, as they bid to keep the pressure on Spurs.
Conte declined to criticise his employers during Sunday's postmatch news conference, but Conte has made no secret of his frustration with his lack of input into Chelsea's wider recruitment policy, coupled with the club's unwillingness or inability to secure his recommended transfer targets.