Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini will use the same tactics that have failed him twice so far this season against Chelsea, saying "I am absolutely sure that in the previous game it was not a problem with tactics."
Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho believes his players "lacked a little bit of personality" to see off West Bromwich Albion as their English Premier League title chances suffered a dent with a 1-1 draw at the Hawthorns.
Chelsea succumbed to a late Victor Anichebe equaliser at West Bromwich Albion having led for most of the second period, while West Ham United secured a crucial 2-0 win over fellow strugglers Norwich City.
Chelsea, led by Branislav Ivanovic's 32nd-minute strike, beat Manchester City 1-0 on Monday, ending their unbeaten run at the Ethiad during the 2013/14 English Premier League campaign.
Chelsea secured a 2-1 victory over Liverpool, while Tim Sherwood picked up his first win as permanent Tottenham Hotspur manager with a 3-0 win over Stoke City in the English Premier League's final matches in 2013.
FIFPro, the worldwide players’ union, and FIFA today announced the 20 defenders shortlisted for the FIFA FIFPro World XI 2013 as part of the final 55-player shortlist to be revealed on 9 December 2013.