Chelsea beat Tottenham Hotspur on penalties to reach English League Cup final

Maurizio Sarri was delighted with his side’s performance against Spurs

Hazard is out of contract at Chelsea in June 2020 and, so far, has not been persuaded to extend his commitment to the Premier League club.

"I've been decisive in Wembley, in semifinals and finals", he said.

The Istanbul-based media outlet confirmed Bayern Munich, Manchester United, Manchester City Borussia Dortmund, Liverpool and Juventus's desire to work with the Turkey prodigy, meaning, we're set to witness a very interesting and highly competitive race for Beyaz before the end of the season.

Chelsea confirmed Higuain's arrival on loan from Juventus on Wednesday, and the 31-year-old was presented to fans at Stamford Bridge before the penalty shootout win over Tottenham in the Carabao Cup semifinal on Thursday.

The Argentina worldwide passed up the opportunity to make it a goalscoring bow, refusing Willian's offer of taking the 26th-minute penalty that the Brazilian subsequently tucked away for his 50th Chelsea goal.

'I decided immediately that I must stop playing football so that I could look after my mum, ' revealed Higuain, in quotes reported by the Mirror.

However, Sarri again preferred to focus on Chelsea's mentality rather than his change of tactics. "I think his qualities are more important than the position". "We did very well pressing the ball, covering the ball, and the boss is always talking about that".




"To lose in that way can happen".

"The team started to show less, they wanted the ball less, we could do a lot better".

"I can only feel proud with all the circumstances to arrive to penalties".

The family chose to keep it a secret from her son, who admitted his first thought on hearing the news was to hang up his boots for good.

Pochettino fell to his knees in exasperation as Llorente miscued Christan Eriksen's inviting cross wide as the game sprang from end-to-end in the final quarter.

Even in their Premier League-winning years, Chelsea were efficient rather than flamboyant.

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