Last Sunday, Tottenham were convincingly beaten by a weakened Chelsea side in the League Cup final.
Chelsea were not that weakened, and the defeat was not humiliating, but it ably demonstrated that Spurs still had some way to go. The 5-3 defeat that Spurs had dished out to Chelsea in January was revealed to be something of an aberration - Spurs couldn't have asked for their attack to function better that day. But the League Cup result suggests that the league table has it right: Chelsea are a significantly better side than Spurs, with greater squad depth.
Of course, Chelsea are better fundedRead More »from Tottenham have youth, talent, potential - and something more important than any of those things: character