London – dense schedule will face Chelsea in December. So Jose Mourinho inevitably have to begin to rotate the squad in order to maintain the fitness of the players.
Chelsea just 3-0 win over Tottenham Hotspur in the Premier League week 14, Thursday (04/12/2014) pm dawn. Three points that cemented their position at the top of the standings with 36 points, 3 points ahead of Manchester City in second.
City performance rising and will undergo a full schedule in December, perhaps Mourinho started misgivings regarding the condition of the squad. One or two key players unable to attend, it could damage the harmonization of the team.
For that Mourinho will start to rotate and no longer wearing the team that’s it from week to week, as she had done since the beginning of the season. Arguably of 11 players who lowered, perhaps only 1-2 players are rotated.
Have an abundant squad will certainly facilitate Mourinho rotate his players. For example, just in the game contra Spurs, Didier Drogba and Loic Remy, able to take the place of Diego Costa who underwent suspension.
Meanwhile for this weekend’s game against Newcastle United, Chelsea will be without Nemanja Matic famous penalty card accumulation.
“When they needed a break, they were even able to perform well. December is the month that is difficult and almost impossible for a player to continue playing in this month – obviously I’m going to do a rotation in this month. Of course, Diego Costa has rested and now Nemanja Matic can rest, because he underwent to play one match ban, “said Mourinho at the BBC.
After Tottenham and Newcastle this weekend, Chelsea will be against Sporting Lisbon in the last matchday of the group phase of the Champions League. Then there Hull City (cage), Stoke (away), West Ham United (cage), Southampton (away), and Tottenham (away) until January 1 next.