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Chelsea captain Terry praises teammates

Chelsea captain John Terry has praised his teammates for showing spirit after going a goal down against Southend in the FA Cup.

"We have been under-performing recently, and I think the manager was right to criticise us for not fighting enough. Today was an opportunity for us, and we showed great spirit," Terry told told ITV1.

"It wasn't the best of starts - but after 30 minutes we upped the tempo in the second half, and I thought we fully deserved the win."

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