Called Chelsea Boring, Zouma: Can Important Points
London – Chelsea later labeled as a boring team because of the style of play that tends defensive. According to the Chelsea defender Kurt Zouma, the most important for his team is to gain points.
Chelsea was shouted chant ‘boring, boring Chelsea’ by Arsenal fans when the two teams dueled at the Emirates Stadium on Sunday (26/04/2015) then. In that game, the visitors were performed without a pure striker did appear more defensive.
The Blues could eventually steal a point after the match ended 0-0. These results do not undermine the position of Chelsea from the top of the Premier League standings.
Zouma said he did not like the label that is pinned to his team. But the 20-year-old defender insists that the most important thing for Chelsea is to score points in every game.
“No, I do not like kalima it, but the fans can say whatever they want because we have to focus on the game. The most important is that we kept going and continue to get points,” said Zouma told Sky Sports.
“I think we play the same way but more defensive because we know everyone wants to beat us and we focus only on points.”
“There is a target for everyone, we almost got there. We have to win the next two games. We have a strong determination, throughout the season we have been working very hard to win the league.”
Chelsea still lead the Premier League standings with 77 points from 33 matches. Jose Mourinho’s troops 10 points ahead of Manchester City and Arsenal being the closest competitor.
“They (fans) are just jealous because their team is not there at the top, and they want to have in the top position as everyone wants, that’s normal,” said Zouma.
“Everyone wants to beat you so we just have to concentrate and focus,” he asserted.