UK time is: 02:50:05
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Mourinho in cheating row

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho could be in trouble with the FA after calling Lee McCulloch a cheat.

David Connolly let the ball run out of play after McCulloch was injured in a clash with Joe Cole. However, Jose Mourinho told Gallas not to return the ball to Wigan as is the custom in these situations.

After the match Jose Mourinho said:-
'I told Gallas to keep the ball, fair play is not to cheat. We know fair play, when they cheated we are not stupid. It is one thing to be injured, another thing to pretend to be injured.'

Mourinho's remarks could get him into trouble with the Football Association. In March, he was fined 5,000 and warned about his future conduct by the FA after accusing Manchester United players of cheating in a League Cup semi-final in January.

PAul Jewell commented:-
'They didn't even give us the ball back when we kicked it out. When we kick the ball out when one of our players is injured and they keep it, it just shows how much they must fear us. I just thought it was a bit unsporting of Chelsea to do that. I think their the manager told them to keep it. It's disappointing.'




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!

The Journalist

Writer:  Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Saturday December 10 2005

Time: 8:55PM

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Wigan Athletic Articles

Archived Wigan Athletic Articles

List All Vital Latics Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

1. Whittleblue 37
2. Martinez1986 25
3. Lardtaster 24
4. scotdave 20
5. worbo 20
6. Moonay 16
7. formbylatic 15
8. Thorpyness 14
9. loudmouthblue 13
10. lathamwafc 9

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
18. Reading 35 11 8 16 -16 41
19. Brighton 35 9 13 13 -3 40
20. Fulham 35 11 6 18 -13 39
21. Rotherham 35 8 13 14 -18 37
22. Millwall 35 7 10 18 -26 31
23. Wigan 34 6 10 18 -16 28
24. Blackpool 34 4 10 20 -39 22

Breaking League News

Boro back on top
Middlesbrough : 03/03/2015 23:59:01
Watford Battle To Victory Over Fulham
Watford : 03/03/2015 23:38:01
Rotherham : 03/03/2015 23:34:01
Millers Slip-Up At Home
Rotherham : 03/03/2015 23:20:00
Middlesbrough : 03/03/2015 23:07:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Man of the Match v Blackpool
Suggested By:  Happy Latic
Scott Carson 4%
Emmerson Boyce 12%
Harry Maguire 4%
Jason Pearce 2%
Gaetan Bong 0%
James Perch 0%
Kim Bo-kyung 68%
Jermaine Pennant 2%
Sheyi Ojo 2%
James McClean 4%
Marc-Antoine Fortune 2%