CM – Kurt Zouma
Played in an unfamiliar role in the Capital One Cup final, and improved expertly as the game went on. Mourinho could opt for Ramires, however the Portuguese knows he has a sublime talent on his hands with the Frenchman, and will want to continue pushing the youngster to perform.
CM – Cesc Fabregas
With an exceptional 18 assists so far, the Spaniard is pivotal in the Chelsea midfield.