Chelsea: Twitter Reacts To Mourinho Roasting Loftus-Cheek

Turn the other cheek, lad.
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Jose Mourinho isn't usually one to criticise his own players publicly, but the Chelsea boss didn't hold back on young starlet Ruben Loftus-Cheek after a dismal performance for the Blues on Tuesday. 

Mourinho accused the player of behaving "like a superstar" during the game with Sydney, burning the player with the ruthless remark "if he doesn't know what it is to play for me and Chelsea it's one step back".


Twitter was quick to react, with some critical of Mourinho's cold approach, others quick to point out his managerial style has worked well in previous cases. Here's some of the highlights.