Ibrahimovic strike sends United back to the Bridge

Jose Mourinho Mauricio Pochettino

Chelsea have reached the quarterfinals of the FA Cup for the second successive season, beating Peterborough United of League One and Championship sides Brentford and Wolverhampton Wanderers along the way in the 3rd, 4th, and 5th rounds, respectively.

Their reward was a trip to Mourinho's former Stamford Bridge stomping ground for the first time since October, when the Blues ran out 4-0 winners in a significant show of strength.

While Antonio Conte's Chelsea now sit proudly at the summit of the Premier League, Manchester United are arguably the form team of the moment having lost just a solitary game since early November.

Man United set up a mouthwatering clash with the league leaders by defeating Blackburn Rovers 2-1 on Sunday afternoon - and Mourinho is wasting no time with the mind games.

"The attitude of every player was really good and with a different attitude we would lose, because I think Blackburn was a good team - better than the Blackburn of the Championship", said Mourinho.

In addition to the FA Cup quarters, United are battling for top four in the league, likely advancing to Europa League round of 16 and have a date with Southampton in the League Cup final.

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"You're not special anymore" chanted some of the Chelsea fans on an afternoon that still sticks in the craw for many at United.

"I have no reaction", he said.

United had Ibrahmovic to thank for its win at Blackburn.

Now just two games from the final, the Italian will surely see the FA Cup as strong chance of adding potentially doubling his haul of silverware in his first season with West Londoners. It was good because although we lost in Barcelona we went through after the second leg and also won the final against Liverpool.

However, when Manchester United visited Blackburn for their FA Cup fifth round tie, there was a different kind of visitor to the field of play. "I'm going with a good team and I respect the competition a lot".

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