New manager, same Chelsea? Blues must not panic despite slow start under Mauricio Pochettino

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Chelsea were never going to be a quick fix, but after taking an encouraging - if tentative - step forward in securing a creditable point against Liverpool on the opening day, the Blues took two large strides backwards as they were humbled by West Ham in their second outing of the season on Sunday.

Mauricio Pochettino's first defeat as head coach has left more questions than answers, as whatever potential his side might have to achieve tangible success remains clouded - despite an eye-watering £346 million ($442m) spend this summer alone.

So, where do the Blues stand after just two games played, as chronic issues begin to pinch once again? GOAL assesses the situation at Stamford Bridge...

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