So the first honours of the season go to my native West London and the League Cup will sit at Stamford Bridge. The first trophy of the season for Chelsea and unlikely to be their last.
Say what you like about Jose Mourinho (and when he was in Spain I said plenty); you have to acknowledge his abiltity to get the best from the players he wants around, and to buy and sell well in the transfer market.
They went into the Wembley final against Spurs boosted by the knowledge that Premier League tital rivals Manchester City had once again . . .
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