Mourinho is begging to be sacked – Hamann
Former Liverpool midfielder, Dietmar Hamann, has
claimed that Chelsea boss, Jose Mourinho, is ‘begging
for the sack.’
The Blues have won three of their opening nine Premier
League games and have taken just four points from a
possible nine in the Champions League.
Mourinho has gone public with his criticism for some of
his players and following the draw against Dynamo
Kiev this week, he labelled the referee as ‘weak and
naive’, for failing to award his team a penalty.
Hamann believes Mourinho is losing the dressing room.
“Some of the stuff he [Mourinho] is coming out with at
the moment and over recent weeks is not far from a
“I don’t know what’s going on with the owner and what
the circumstances are, but to me at times it looks like
he’s begging for the sack.
“The thing that worries me about Chelsea is that he
seems to be falling out with all the players. If you want
to get a reaction from a player and you put him on the
bench like he did with [Eden] Hazard the other day, it’s
not a problem. But you don’t bring him on in the 89th
minute to humiliate him and embarrass him even
“And he’s done it with most of the players.
Ivanovic has been labelled as a player who hasn’t
performed this season, which may be true, but if you
do it with one or two players to get a reaction that’s fair
enough, but I think he has done it to most of them now.
“If I look into the Chelsea dressing room now, do I think
the majority of players would like to see the back of
him? Yes, I think they would. He’s upset everybody for