"Fighting spirit is coming out because we were really disappointed with the way the game went for us and obviously we're out of the FA Cup," said Cech.
"We want to make sure our performance goes a completely different way and we're going to go back to winning games.
"It is always good when you have time to prepare, to work, to recover and to relax. We have had quite a busy schedule and you could see the difference when City didn't play their midweek game [against Sunderland, which was called off due to the weather] and they had more energy than us."
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