Whenever you watch a Jose Mourinho-coached team in action, you can usually expect to see something unusual happen. It’s part of his unique personality, but you can absolutely understand the soccer world’s confusion as Mourinho darted towards the dressing room with the second half already well underway.
He was going to retrieve Eric Dier who was using the bathroom.
In the 77th minute of Tottenham Hotspur’s Carabao Cup match against Chelsea, Callum Hudson-Odoi nearly doubled Chelsea’s lead against Spurs. And the next thing we saw was Mourinho heading towards the tunnel.
Dier had left the field to use the bathroom, apparently, and Mourinho grew frustrated with his team being forced to play shorthanded.
Jose Mourinho followed Eric Dier after he left the pitch to go to the bathroom 😳 pic.twitter.com/3eYnGeZgnh
— ESPN FC (@ESPNFC) September 29, 2020
When asked about that ordeal after the