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"The league is open and we have a 50 percent probability to win the league".

Chelsea coach Antonio Conte was under no illusions as to how important each of those games will be.

"Hopefully we have a semi-final coming up".

Other than a loan spell at Nottingham Forest, Terry has never turned out for another side and has racked up more than 700 appearances at Chelsea.

The former Athletic Club playmaker is pleased to be in the thick of the action in Manchester, but with United's vast wealth and their penchant for colossal transfer deals - they have been heavily linked with £35m (£42m) Monaco midfield general Tiemoue Bakayoko - he knows he can not rest on his laurels.

However, the signs against the Red Devils weren't good for Chelsea.

"It's [my fault], because in this case I wasn't able to spur the right desire or motivation to play this kind of game".

And in an interview with United Review, he confessed to never taking notice of the compliments that come his way, insisting that he will only do so at the end of the season if it ends on a high note.

The west London side are top with 75 points, ahead of Spurs on 71, also from 32 games, Liverpool with 66 from 33, Manchester City on 64 from 32 and United with 60 from 31.

Here's how NBC Sports broke down Herrera and Rashford in their individual player match rankings. Only Arsenal have more games left (eight).

Chelsea struggled to deal with the pace and movement of Lingard and Rashford, as Mourinho avenged October's 4-0 league defeat at Stamford Bridge in fine style. Meantime, Martin Tyler takes us along a line of ex-players in the crowd, completely failing to recognise the grey-bearded Franck Lebouef.

The Blues failed to muster a single shot on target for the first time since September 2007 as United stifled their attacking prowess, with Marcus Rashford and Ander Herrera securing a win more comprehensive than the 2-0 scoreline suggests.

Conte accepted that his team "deserved" to lose and said the outcome of the match was his fault for failing to sufficiently motivate his players.

He scored the opening goal in the 2-0 win over the Premier League leaders and produced an excellent all-round performance. If one day we are in the Europa League and in the Premier League the distance is too big then we have to prioritise and nobody can criticise us if we do it in a different way in the last matches of the league.



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