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Has José Mourinho reminded Spurs how to beat Chelsea in the Cup at Wembley? | Jonatha

Jonathan Wilson

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Aug 1, 2010
Mauricio Pochettino enjoyed first success against Chelsea with three central defenders and United’s win will have clarified the Tottenham manager’s thinkingChelsea were poor against Manchester United on Sunday, very poor. That, for the first time in a decade, they did not manage a single shot on target is damning. And it is true that they have not, of late, been playing with the relentlessness they did through the final three months of last year. But still, the idea that they have somehow been found out seems weirdly exaggerated. The title race may be on again but Chelsea still have a comfortable lead of four points over Tottenham, whatever psychological pressure Spurs may be able to apply in Saturday’s FA Cup semi-final.
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