Marouane Fellaini insists Manchester United are sure to avenge the worst season of Jose Mourinho’s reign when they return to Chelsea in the FA Cup quarter-final on Monday.
Mourinho’s first visit to Stamford Bridge as Chelsea boss in his dismissal last season ended in humiliation when the former club played a 4-0 win over United in October.
United is the painful loss of memory used in determining the period that saw them to lose only twice in all competitions since the fuel.
He raised his first major trophy with victory Mourinho was League final against Southampton last month and eternal claim to have more silver in the FA Cup and Europa League.
Chelsea is a strong opening as in the top 10 key points in the Premier League and the transition to the quarterfinals of the FA Cup as boss Antonio Conte chasing a couple in their first season as a substitute for Mourinho remained in the West from London.
When United 17 points behind Chelsea midfielder Fellaini insists they can turn the table on which the disputed semi-finals.
“Of course we will lose a few months ago, but now the FA Cup and we will see what happens,” said Fellaini.
“It’s tight, I think. It’s the FA Cup, a game.
“They are at the top of the league, they believe, they are great players, but we will show our quality out there and see what happens.
“Of course, we are so sure that they let them go there and see what we can do.”
Hoping to win the club’s 13th win in a row Chelsea may have another way to improve preparation for the two teams this week.
Although Conte Mourinho and his players have planned their fall training camp has been since Monday’s win over West Ham United had to start draining trip to Russian club Rostov Europa League on Thursday.
Mourinho complained about the poor quality of the industry in Russia and players did not get home until Friday morning, it will be no surprise if they show the Stamford Bridge fatigue.
However, Conte does not expect an easy drive to the team with American power carefully.
“Manchester United together (Manchester) City is the best team in the league,” Conte said.
“They have great players with great talent and a great experience to win.
“We have a good identity, our team, but it’s certainly going to be a very difficult game for us and for them.”
Count wild celebrations goal to the edge of his team upset Mourinho in October, and the chief accused boss states intentionally provoked Chelsea fans who mocked his old idol with the songs “You’re not special.”
It is interesting to see what kind of reception Mourinho has the Chelsea fans at this point.
But despite the protests Mourinho theatrical Conte will not be weakening has become a trademark in this period.
“I pointed to Chelsea, not just Chelsea, every team I know I live with the spirit of the game,” Conte said.
“Sometimes I want to share my passion, my passion for my players, my team, even the fans. I think it’s normal.
“I’m very focused on the ground. Mind Games (Mourinho) does not bring victory.
“For me the most important thing is to try to win, I think of the other part.” – Agence France-Presse