Fatigue Shadowed Chelsea, Mourinho Not Worried
London – Chelsea overshadowed fatigue when host Manchester City at the weekend. Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho believes kelalahan will not affect his team.
Last night Chelsea played for 120 minutes in the semi-final second leg of the League Cup against Liverpool. The Blues came out as the winner thanks to a single goal Branislav Ivanovic, who won the team with a 2-1 aggregate.
Just less than three days, Chelsea have to be prepared to undergo a crucial game. City will visit Stamford Bridge on Saturday (01/31/2015).
This game is so vital for both clubs are separated by five points where Chelsea is superior. The Citizens would have a strong desire to win in order to keep pressing ‘The Blue’ in the rest of the competition.
However, Mourinho hopes for his team’s defeat was not a problem. Precisely the break-out to Wembley will be assessed an additional motivation to wait on the challenge City.
“I do not want to think about it,” Mourinho said after Chelsea’s victory over Liverpool are quoted from the official Chelsea website.
“If we play for two hours and lost, I would be more concerned the more. They gembiran and when you are happy you will be able to cope with fatigue,” he bluntly.
Both teams drew 1-1 in Qatar at the beginning of this season. City four defeats and a draw in his last five visits to the headquarters of Chelsea in the Premier League.