Chelsea boss Scolari puts beauty aside for Liverpool battle

Chelsea boss Luiz Felipe Scolari feels this weekend's clash with Liverpool will be a gruelling battle. Scolari admits he will settle for the points over the performance when joint Barclays Premier League leaders Liverpool come calling. The Brazilian admitted: "We will try to play beautiful football against Liverpool but more important for us at the moment is to score one or two goals needed to win the match. "They are a strong team and they don’t fight for 90 minutes but 100 minutes. They have won four games with late goals this season."

Chelsea boss Luiz Felipe Scolari feels this weekend's clash with Liverpool will be a gruelling battle.

Scolari admits he will settle for the points over the performance when joint Barclays Premier League leaders Liverpool come calling.

The Brazilian admitted: "We will try to play beautiful football against Liverpool but more important for us at the moment is to score one or two goals needed to win the match.

"They are a strong team and they don’t fight for 90 minutes but 100 minutes. They have won four games with late goals this season."

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