London – Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has admitted there is a slight decrease in the intensity of the game in his team, so it had to settle for a point against Liverpool. But overall he calls good performance of the Blues.
Chelsea host Liverpool at Stamford Bridge on Sunday (10/05/2015) night in the position already clinched the Premier League this season. Even so, they still show the ‘hunger’ at the beginning of the game by scoring a quick goal in the 5th minute through John Terry.
But as the game goes, Chelsea lost gereget. They then conceded by Steven Gerrard in the 44th minute.
Overall, children are a little behind the west London possession 48% -52%. Terry et al. even just off eight shots, almost half of the total trial Liverpool who stands at 15. Of that amount, Chelsea directs three of them into the net was Liverpool four times.
This performance is quite satisfactory Mourinho. He considered that a decrease in the intensity of the team is something that is fair, because the title has been confirmed since last week.
“It was a good performance, if you understand the situation. When a team always plays at the limit to be a champion, a team that grabbed the title last week, the normal course if you lose a little intensity,” said Mourinho told the BBC.
“But we worked hard. We’ve got the players in a positive level and we fought to get a result.”
“We played a very good first half. Physically we declined in the second half. But it’s important for us to show that we are the champions and we had the honor to try to get a result,” he said.
(Raw / roz)