As Chelsea prepare for their FA Cup match with Birmingham City, there are some things they need to focus on.
Birmingham City are not a very good club, and Chelsea shouldn't have a problem earning the victory. However, winning is a lot easier said than done.
Chelsea have been in poor form lately, and that needs to change. There is a lot of pressure on this match, and the Blues need to come through.
Realistically, the FA Cup is Chelsea's last hope at silverware this year, and they need to stay in the competition for as long as possible. Depending on each round's draw, they could potentially reach the final without facing another top tier team.
Regardless, Chelsea need to focus on this match. A win is essential, and there are some things the Blues need to do in order to win.