Chelsea head coach Graham Potter insisted that there have been loads of positives to take following their disappointing 2-2 draw at residence to Everton on Saturday.
The Blues spurned the prospect to move into the worldwide break off the again of 4 straight wins, with Ellis Simms grabbing an equaliser for the guests within the dying embers of the sport.
After Aston Villa beat Bournemouth earlier within the day, Chelsea are actually solely within the high half of the Premier League desk by advantage of purpose distinction.
However whereas Potter recognised that such a disappointing ending to this sport leaves a bitter style within the mouth, the general efficiency was ‘a step ahead’.
“To be low-cost with the objectives we conceded is irritating,” Potter informed a press convention. “The boys are dissatisfied [and] pissed off as a result of they suppose they put rather a lot into the sport.
“Finally we’re actually, actually pissed off as a result of we will’t concede the objectives that we did and anticipate to win the sport.”
He added: “Finally we haven’t defended effectively sufficient. I feel result-wise it was a step again as a result of we wished to win. However performance-wise it was a step ahead as a result of we attacked effectively. The sensation is frustration as a result of we’ve dropped factors.
“It’s a must to credit score Everton. They do what they do effectively. They ask you questions, however I feel many of the sport we managed effectively – as a lot as you possibly can.”