Chelsea manager Carlo Ancelotti admitted he has always been prepared for the club's Barclays Premier League title bid to go right down to the final weekend.
The 2-0 win over Liverpool ensured Chelsea remained in pole position to win their first championship for four years and the Blues have a one-point advantage heading into the final weekend.
"I am happy. It was the key game I think for the fight for the title and we played very well," said the Italian.
"We deserved to win. It was a little bit difficult in the first half but in the second half we did better.
"It was an important performance. There was a lot of pressure on this game and on us but we had a good control of our emotion.
"I always said the title would be decided at the end of the season and I [still] think so.
"Now the team is fit and showing good personality we have to train for a week and wait."
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