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Frank Lampard’s assistant Jody Morris mocks Jose Mourinho over his Chelsea ‘worries’

Chelsea head coach Frank Lampard with assistant Jody Morris
The Chelsea coach had little time for Mourinho’s newest feedback concerning the Blues (Picture: Getty)

Chelsea assistant head coach Jody Morris isn’t paying any consideration to Jose Mourinho’s declare that he is ‘worried’ about how the facet will fare in opposition to higher groups than Crystal Palace.

The Blues secured a 2-Zero victory at dwelling to the Eagles on Saturday due to targets from Tammy Abraham and Christian Pulisic and now sit third within the desk, eight factors behind leaders Liverpool.

That victory was their sixth in a row within the Premier League, and Lampard’s younger facet have recovered beautifully since shedding 4-Zero to Manchester United of their opening recreation of the season.

Chelsea players celebrate Christian Pulisic's goal against Crystal Palace
Chelsea broke down a cussed Palace defence to safe three factors (Picture: Getty)

Mourinho was on punditry responsibility again then and criticised Chelsea’s naive efficiency and, regardless of their glorious type extra just lately, claimed he nonetheless had those self same issues when requested about his previous membership on Sunday.

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‘In the first weekend I was worried and I’m nonetheless apprehensive with the massive matches,’ he mentioned on Sky Sports, happening to query whether or not they have the requisite pragmatism wanted to cease high groups.

Lampard had not been impressed with Mourinho’s feedback again in August and assistant coach Morris had little time for his follow-up remarks.

Taking to Twitter on Monday morning, he quote-tweeted a video of Mourinho’s newest feedback and wrote bluntly, ‘Jose is still worried’ alongside a trio of crying-face emojis.

Mourinho feels Chelsea may nonetheless battle in opposition to the highest sides in the event that they play such open, attacking soccer, explaining: ‘They lost twice against United, they lost against Liverpool at home, they conceded four goals against Ajax and I’m very, very curious to see Chelsea within the subsequent match on the Etihad.

‘I’m curious to see in the event that they discovered that nice empathy between the great soccer they play and the pragmatism that the highest groups will need to have to play in opposition to high groups.’

Lampard was requested about Mourinho’s preliminary feedback after the United defeat in an interview with talkSPORT final month, saying: ‘With Jose we might have texts now and again. We had some initially of the season across the Manchester United recreation the place he had slightly go.

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‘It’s all good. I’ve sat within the punditry chair for a yr so I perceive the necessity to say issues so I’m definitely not going to bang on an excessive amount of.’

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