Jose Mourinho angry at Barnes tackle on Matic


_81165914_josemourinhogetty1Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho claims a “criminal” challenge by Burnley striker Ashley Barnes could have ended midfielder Nemanja Matic’s career.

Matic was sent off in Saturday’s 1-1 draw at Stamford Bridge after the Serb reacted angrily to the tackle.

Mourinho made the comments in a wide-ranging interview  on Sunday with Sky Sports, reportedly at his own request. 

“It could be the end of Matic’s career. A criminal tackle. Matic is a very lucky guy,” Mourinho said.

“Another club would have the power to appeal Matic’s red card.”

Read More: BBC

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