Nemanja Matic today insisted Chelsea have the squad to make history in 2015 by winning the quadruple.
Chelsea secured an impressive 2-0 win at Stoke last night to restore their three point advantage over defending champions Manchester City in the title race.
Next month they play Liverpool in the Capital One Cup semi-final and also begin their quest for the FA Cup with a Third Round tie at home to Watford.
In February Chelsea will take on Paris Saint Germain in the last 16 of the Champions League and are strong favourites to progress in all three cup competitions.
Stoke City vs Chelsea player ratings
Stoke City vs Chelsea player ratings
1/22 Stoke: Asmir Begovic
Couldn’t get near either goal, but made a fine stop from Costa late on. 6/10
2/22 Phil Bardsley
Lucky to stay to stay on the pitch after wild lunge on Hazard only drew yellow. 5
3/22 Ryan Shawcross
Frustrated by the movement of Diego Costa all evening. 5
4/22 Marc Muniesa
Like Shawcross, Costa’s movement and Fabregas’s passing flummoxed him. 5
5/22 Erik Pieters
Offered an attacking outlet for Stoke but his final ball often let him down. 6
6/22 Geoff Cameron
Lost John Terry for the goal, and struggled to get into the game. 5
7/22 Steven N'zonzi
Often overrun by Matic and Mikel in the middle. 4
8/22 Jon Walters
Could never quite get a foothold in the game. 5
9/22 Bojan Krkic
The former Barcelona man showed trickery at times, but lacked incision. 6
10/22 Patrick Arnautovic
Offered some invention down the left wing. 5
11/22 Peter Crouch
Shackled with ease by Terry and Cahill. 4
12/22 Chelsea: Thibaut Courtois
Great reactions to deny deflected N'Zonzi strike and quick off his line to cut out high balls. Rarely challenged. 6/10
13/22 Branislav Ivanovic
Inclined to get forward in the first period as Cahill covered his right flank. Not as watertight as Azpi and allowed Assaidi past him in the latert stages. 6
14/22 Gary Cahill
Cut off every supply route to Peter Crouch, dominant in the air and on the deck as the Blues closed out their hosts. 7
15/22 John Terry
Shook off his marker to head Fabregas's corner home for his first goal of the season. Resolute at the back as Stoke were limited to half chances. 7
16/22 Cesar Azpilicueta
Blocking Stoke attempts down the right as they went in search of a point at 1-0. Successful with every challenge. 7
17/22 Jon Obi Mikel
Made some important interventions and looked composed on the ball. Guilty of a few wayward passes. 6
18/22 Nemanja Matic
Provided a great defensive shield - constantly snuffing out Stoke attacks. Fine tackle from the Serbian turned defence into attack but Costa fluffed one-on-one. 8
Was wasteful and struggled to make his mark before being taken off for Andre Schurrle late on. Schurrle made more of an impact in 15 minutes. 6
20/22 Cesc Fabregas
Chalked up his 12th assist of the season and should have had more but for team-mates' poor finishing. Great tracking back to cut out Bardsley and capped fine showing with Chelsea's second. 8
21/22 Eden Hazard
Tireless running at the Stoke defence down the left. Enjoyed a hard-fought battle with Phil Bardsley and set up Fabregas for the second. 7
22/22 Diego Costa
A frustrated forward waiting for his break. Flashed at a shot before steering wide when one-on-one. Denied by Begovic after receiving Schurrle's pass late on. 6
Matic believes the quality of Chelsea's football has made them start thinking the almighty feat of lifting all four trophies this season is a realistic target.
"I think it's (the quadruple) possible - we have a chance. I don't want to say that we're going to win it but we're going to try," report the Evening Standard.
"We have quality but other teams are also strong and have quality also. But we will try and we will see if we can do it.
"I am confident, I believe in my team, my team-mates, so everything is possible.
"Its always important when you are mentally prepared like we are to win. In this moment we are confident, we are top of the table and we will try to continue like this."
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