Another Sunday of football is done and dusted so here are seven facts from the action.
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Jose Mourinho is a master tactician
Chelsea were way too open on New Year’s Day when they were beaten 5-3 by a Harry Kane-inspired Tottenham. However, a manager as astute as Jose Mourinho just would not let the same thing happen twice despite being shorn of his only real defensive midfielder, Nemanja Matic. He shuffled his pack and moved Kurt Zouma into the holding role.
And, as soon as Chelsea took the lead, that decision began to bear fruit. Zouma displayed the composure of a much more experiencedRead More »from 7 truths: Jose Mourinho is a master, Arsene Wenger was right and Hugo Lloris at wrong club