Unhappy Rooney is David Moyes fault, says Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho [Guardian]
- Updated: August 25, 2013
Ahead of Manchester United’s crunch game with Chelsea, Jose Mourinho had a few words. Words which will enrage Manchester United manager David Moyes.
The story with quotes will be on Monday’s Guardian front page.
Jose Mourinho pointed the finger at David Moyes, blaming him for Rooney’s unhappiness at the club, because the new United manager described the England striker as ‘second-choice’ to Robin Van Persie.
Mourinho waged war when asked if Moyes should shoulder the blame. “Of course” he repsonded.
The Chelsea manager said “We are trying to get a player that a manager told ‘You will be a second option’ for him (Van Persie).”
A third Chelsea bid for the Manchester United forward is expected before the transfer window closes.
The video below is a few days old in which Mourinho speaks of his wish to bring in a striker.