Samuel Eto’o has reignited his war of words with Jose Mourinho, branding the Chelsea manager a “puppet”, weeks after calling him “a fool” The Chelsea manager had made demeaning remarks about his strikers and even suggested that Eto’o might be older than he claims to be at a sponsors’ event in Switzerland in February. Mourinho had said, “The problem is I like a scorer. I have Eto’o but he is 32, maybe 35, who knows?” Since then, the Cameroon striker had bashed the Chelsea manager twice (including this instance). About a week ago, Eto’o was quoted as taking digs at Jose Mourinho. He had said: “Today, I am 33 years old – and it is not because a fool called me an old man that you must believe it. And you may have noticed that the old man was better than the youngsters. Some believe I am going to retire in the United States or in the Middle East, but I have […]

Chelsea FC moved seven points clear at the top of the Premier League courtesy of yesterday’s 4-0 victory over Tottenham Hotspurs at Stamford Bridge. Two goals and a sending off in the space of four second-half minutes changed the complexion of the game, as the Blues extended their lead over the chasing pack in style. The first goal of the game came in the 54th minute when Samuel Eto’o slotted the ball past Lloris having after latching onto a misplaced backpass by Jan Vertonghen to give Chelsea the lead. Four minutes later Eden Hazard doubled Chelsea’s advantage from the spot after Youness Kaboul was adjudged to have brought down Eto’o and was sent off in the process. In the dying stages of the game, two moments of madness in the space of a minute condemned Tim Sherwood’s side to a heavy defeat, with Demba Ba finding the back of the net twice following more errors at the back. A Sandro […]