And Mourinho was full of praise for his under-strength Spurs side, who played the second of three matches in the space of five days.
“We were ready to fight, I told you,” Mourinho added.
“I told the players before the penalties that they were magnificent in the second half, we made Chelsea look ordinary. The team waited for the right moment.
“I have to think about three games at the same time but the players only thought about this game, they were phenomenal. Phenomenal.