Chelsea had a tough run to the final, only to face Premier League opposition in the Aston Villa, Southampton, Brentford and Tottenham, beating Spurs at home and away in the semi-finals.
Liverpool and Arsenal drew goalless in the first leg semi-final, with the second at the Emirates on Thursday and a very even draw.
It’s clear the Blues will be title-lifting contenders at this stage, but anyone who’s been through the Reds and Gunners, Ferdinand believes. Thomas Tuchelnext to win at Wembley.
‘They won the Champions League, they have confidence, they know how to do it on the day, I see them doing it.’
Chelsea will no doubt take the final very seriously, with Tuchel demonstrating how important the silver trophy is to the club after they knocked Spurs down in the semi-finals.
“I come from a club where it’s very important to win titles,” said the German. ‘It was itself defined for titles. It’s good that we’re not shy to say we want to win and we want to be in the final and want to win the final.
‘This is what we found here and this makes us happy because we are all competitive and so we are giving our best and this is what the club ask of us. and from there we go. “
Arsenal face Liverpool at the Emirates at 19:45 on Thursday with the EFL Cup final at Wembley on February 27.
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