Mourinho tepis Favorite Status for Chelsea in the second leg
Liverpool – A draw in the first leg of the League Cup semi-final favorable arguably Chelsea in the second leg. However, Jose Mourinho dismissed favorite status on the team, considering insists Liverpool will qualify for the final.
A visit to Anfield on Wednesday (01/21/2015) pm dawn, Chelsea dominated his opponent throughout the game and proved just two shots can be made for 90 minutes of action.
But one of the two shot penalty goal to fruition Eden Hazard in the 17th minute that put them ahead 1-0 in the first round.
In the second half the lead was gone when Raheem Sterling evened the score 1-1 in the 59th minute and the score survive until the long whistle sounded referee.
A draw is certainly not disappointing for the second leg of Chelsea’s recall will be held at Stamford Bridge next week. A 0-0 draw was enough to pass them to the finals, though victory is certainly not a difficult thing to achieve.
However Mourinho will not be burdened with the status of a favorite team in the second leg later. Due to the current results, both Chelsea and Liverpool will certainly strive to be able to get tickets for the finals.
“I did not say that we are now is a favorite. What I want to say now is now only one leg of the semi-finals again. We have to win and Liverpool were so, but the match was held at Stamford Bridge,” Mourinho said as quoted by the BBC.
“Some people consider the League Cup is not the main priority, but for a big club like us and Liverpool highly respected competition like this, and it’s good for English football,” he continued.