The Blues journey to Fulham on Thursday night time, with their season threatening to unravel and Potter beneath stress to arrest a run of only one win in eight Premier League video games.
The supervisor held a no-holds-barred emergency assembly with senior gamers this week to debate how they’ll save their season.
The Blues are languishing in tenth place, and Potter says he can perceive the frustration of followers who chanted for his predecessor Thomas Tuchel and former proprietor Roman Abramovich throughout Sunday’s 4-0 FA Cup defeat at Manchester Metropolis.
However Potter feels it was inevitable that Chelsea would face a “difficult” interval, because of the overhaul of personnel after the takeover.
“Change is a challenge in any organisation,” stated Potter, who described his Chelsea job as “the hardest in football” as he faces as much as the problem.
“We have to deal with the new and we have to build things up again, because things have changed. That is part of the challenge to come and I understood that things would be difficult from a leadership perspective.
“It is challenging, stimulating and ridiculously hard. I think it is probably the hardest job in football, because of that leadership change and the expectation [of] where people see Chelsea.”
Potter, who retains the assist of recent homeowners Todd Boehly and Clearlake Capital, met membership captain Cesar Azpilicueta, Jorginho, Thiago Silva and Mateo Kovacic to debate how Chelsea can “move forward”.
The Blues’ squad has additionally been accused of a scarcity of management, and Potter spoke to the skilled quartet about what wants to vary.
“We had a really good conversation,” he stated. “They again showed their qualities. They were honest, articulated their concerns well. They articulated their positivity, their responsibility. I think we are in a place where we can move forward.”
New mortgage signing Joao Felix may characteristic towards Fulham on Thursday night if a piece allow is obtained in time.