Respect Derby County, Mourinho Will Lower Strong Team
London – December be the month that really solid for Chelsea. But it was confirmed not make the Blues will perform a half-hearted in the English League Cup. Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho is ready to lower a tough team to face Derby County.
In this Chelsea must carry out a total of eight games throughout the event – as a result of its participation in the Champions League and League Cup. The four parties had passed while the other four games are still waiting to be lived.
Which is the nearest match the English League Cup quarterfinal against a team of second tier Premier League competition, Derby County, who waited at Pride Park on Wednesday (12/17/2014) pm dawn.
“We do not have a problem. The players are fit, they are not tired and in good condition, so there’s no reason not to lower formidable lineup,” Mourinho said as quoted by Reuters.
“It is a sign of respect to the Derby, shape respect to the competition because I think this event is also worthy of attention that we show to other event. At this time we do not talk about other competitions, we just focus on the Capital One Cup.
“Derby is a tough opponent and we had to lower the tough teams. Derby is a tough team and now they have a stronger team. This is an event party cup, quarterfinals, so they have a big motivation and we have to match the motivation was,” he said.
After the Derby, Chelsea will face the next three Premier League party in solid period before the turn of the year, the Stoke City on December 23, West Ham United on 26 December, and Southampton on December 28.