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Chelsea were left reeling by a shock defeat to Crystal Palace, and it got so bad that Jose Mourinho became embroiled in a row with a ballboy.
A John Terry own goal resulted in Mourinho throwing in the towel in the title race, while during the game the Portuguese temporarily lost his cool.
An article by the Mail’s Eliott Bretland shows Mourinho wagging his finger at a ballboy.
In his piece, Bretland wrote:
Mourinho showed his frustrations in the final stages of the game by having words with a Palace ball boy.
The Chelsea boss, clearly desperate for his side to get back into the game to keep their title dream alive, spoke with the shocked youngster after feeling the ball was being returned slowly as Palace hung on to claim a famous victory.
However, the Portuguese manager seemed to clam down and was seen putting his arm around the ball boy.
The Express' Ben Jefferson carried quotes from Mourinho, who felt there could have been an issue between the ballboy and Blues defender Cesar Azpilicueta had he not stepped in.
The ballboy stays and the player in trouble stays, that pushes the kids or punches the kid or kicks the kid.
And the way Azpi was going I thought [he might] because the kids were doing that all the time.
I went to stop Azpi and after that I had a chance to get the kid and the kid was cute.
He came to me and I told him, 'You do this, one day somebody will punch you'.
Last year the same thing happened with Eden but the kids, it's not their fault.
Commenting on the title race in a press conference, Mourinho said: "Now we have lost our chance of finishing first.
"Now we depend too much on other results. Now, it is impossible to win the title."