September 29, 2022

Cesar Azpilicueta is hoping to make use of Chelsea’s Carabao Cup disappointment as gasoline once they face Liverpool within the FA Cup remaining.

Thomas Tuchel’s aspect have already confronted the Reds in a single showpiece occasion this time period, in a match that noticed them miss out on the trophy after shedding 11-10 on penalties at Wembley.


Azpilicueta is hoping to get revenge on Liverpool this weekend

Tuchel’s side had to watch on as Liverpool claimed the Carabao Cup on penalties

Tuchel’s aspect needed to watch on as Liverpool claimed the Carabao Cup on penalties

With the Blues out of competition in each the Premier League and in Europe, the FA Cup remaining is their final probability to choose up one other trophy earlier than the tip of the marketing campaign.

The west London aspect have had a good 12 months by anybody’s requirements, with final season’s Champions League victory seeing them given the possibility to win the European Tremendous Cup and the Membership World Cup, each of which they managed efficiently.

However forward of the sport at Wembley – a conflict that can be broadcast reside on talkSPORT – Azpilicueta is set to see his aspect come out on high in opposition to Jurgen Klopp’s staff.

Talking to Tony Cascarino for Weekend Sport Breakfast, he mentioned: “Once you lose you wish to get again and have the possibility to win.

“It’s true that it’s the identical opposition, it’s Liverpool once more and while you arrive within the remaining there are two groups and also you wish to be on the profitable aspect. You wish to win it.

“It doesn’t matter who you play, you wish to get your palms on the trophy.

Chelsea have already won the Club World Cup this year, but their captain wants more


Chelsea have already gained the Membership World Cup this yr, however their captain desires extra

“Within the League Cup remaining we have been shut and we misplaced it on penalties however now now we have the possibility to win, so we’ll take advantage of it.”

Regardless of already having two trophies within the cupboard, Azpilicueta says that they’re decided to come back out victorious to set the tone for what they hope can be an improved marketing campaign subsequent time period.

He mentioned: “We have a look at ourselves and we wish to win the FA Cup. It’s true that we gained the European Tremendous Cup, the Membership World Cup for the primary time in our historical past and now now we have the possibility to be within the FA Cup remaining.

“In fact, ending the season with three trophies and a spot within the Champions League could be good.

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Azpilicueta wants the FA Cup to tee them up for a big season next year

Azpilicueta desires the FA Cup to tee them up for a giant season subsequent yr

“We needed extra as a result of while you’re the Champions League winners you wish to maintain your trophy as a result of the expertise we had was superb and we needed to repeat it, however sadly we couldn’t make it.

“Within the Premier League we’ve been on the high of the desk for a while however we weren’t constant sufficient to maintain it and we’re disillusioned in that aspect.

“Subsequent season we’ll work to get nearer to each competitions as a result of I believe now we have the potential to do it.”

The total interview with Cesar Azpilicueta can be broadcast reside on Weekend Sports activities Breakfast, with full FA Cup remaining protection from Wembley additionally reside on talkSPORT with build-up beginning at 1pm.

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