Danny Murphy: Conte will be desperate to win the FA Cup

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Antonio Conte: This season proves the scale of Chelsea's achievements in my first campaign

Antonio Conte: This season proves the scale of Chelsea's achievements in my first campaign

Chelsea had to physically put everything in against Barcelona on Wednesday and they might take a while to get going against Leicester, so the first 20 minutes of this game are going to be crucial.

If Chelsea get to 25 minutes without conceding a goal and are in the game then I fancy them.

With players such as Jamie Vardy and Riyad Mahrez, Leicester have an opportunity to start the game quickly and they might think Chelsea will still be smarting from their defeat at the Nou Camp.

Chelsea did a lot of work against Barcelona and, while there might be a physical hangover, I do not think the attitude of the Chelsea players will be a problem.

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I do not think their psychology will be affected and if anything they will have extra focus on this game.

And they will need that because Leicester are a good side.

After going out of the Champions League and falling out of the top four, the players will be desperate to win this game and win the FA Cup this season.

I think Antonio Conte will go in the summer, irrelevant of what happens for the rest of the season. There are a lot of reasons why and it seems like everyone has accepted that.

But I like his character and he has been good for the Premier League.

And winning a trophy in a season is something to be proud of as players, a manager or supporters.

The Manchester City away performance was criticised but I thought Chelsea showed some spirit in the Barcelona game and tried to get back into it.

What Conte achieved in his first season and his rapport with the fans, I do not think losing on Sunday will make things go toxic at Chelsea.

I do not think it would be like an Arsenal situation. You can have a bad season and there can be mitigating circumstances.

If Conte does leave at the end of the season, winning the FA Cup would be a nice way for him to go out because that would be two seasons and two trophies. And there are only so many trophies you can win and something is going right at the club.