"We want to try to go through to the next round and to try to fight for every competition".
The former Manchester United midfielder is clearly alluding to when Jose Mourinho won the league with The Blues, then during the next season, it was clear that the Portuguese man had lost the dressing room, which led to his sacking.
Whilst again acknowledging how hard it will be for us, Adkins felt he'd seen enough from the side to trust the players would give it their all on the day and try and give the travelling fans something to shout about.More news: Home Depot braces for spring, prepares hiring spree
Defender David Luiz and midfielders Tiemoue Bakayoko and Ross Barkley are absent due to injury but Conte said that striker Alvaro Morata would be involved to some degree against Hull with a view to being ready to start against Barcelona on Tuesday.
Hull City head coach Nigel Adkins has said that although we go into the weekend's tie as huge underdogs against Chelsea, if you're in football you have to relish challenges like this when the come along.
"Tomorrow's game he will play a part of the game".
"Alvaro has been training with us regularly". In this aspect I'm very happy.More news: Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt season 4: release date confirmed
"We have in front of us two weeks that will be very tough".
Antonio Conte says the signing of Olivier Giroud at Chelsea will give good competition for Alvaro Morata. We need the magic of the FA Cup and we'll need a lot of it because we're going up against a top side with an excellent manager and players who are used to winning things. It's a game that we're all looking forward to.
Asked whether Morata and Giroud could be fielded in tandem, Conte added: "I think that, in the future, yes, it could happen". Don't forget that we are playing with a system [3-4-2-1] from last season.More news: Iran arrests currency traders as rial collapses