The Bluesâ under-fire boss Andre Villas-Boas has admitted that their Champions League clash against Valencia this week is âa life-and-death gameâ.
Mata said: âOne result can change everything â thatâs football.
âThe most important thing when in a group of people is that in your worst moment you stick together. I am sure we can change the situation.â
Ahead of facing his old Spanish club, he said: âThe important thing is to keep creating these scoring chances â and playing our style of football. Itâs our philosophy and the Âmanagerâs philosophy. Maybe we have to improve our finishing.â