Previous
Manchester City
Manchester United
Postp
Game Details
Cheltenham Town
Bristol City
6:45 PM UTC
Game Details
Sarmiento de Junín
Los Andes
9:00 PM UTC
Game Details
Flamengo
América Mineiro
11:00 PM UTC
Game Details
Next

ENGLISH PREMIER LEAGUE

2016/2017 Season

POS TEAM W D L PTS
3 Burnley 0 0 0 0
4 Chelsea 0 0 0 0
5 C Palace 0 0 0 0
View Full Table »
RZ Pellets WACRZ Pellets WAC
ChelseaChelsea
0
3
FT
Game Details
 By PA Sport

Eden Hazard sent Jose Mourinho 'sorry' text after Chelsea exit

Chelsea midfielder Eden Hazard has revealed he sent a text message to manager Jose Mourinho apologising for his poor form.

Hazard, who swept the board in the player of the year awards as Chelsea won the Premier League title last season, failed to replicate his stunning form as Mourinho's men struggled in the early part of the 2015-16 campaign.

Mourinho parted company with the club in December, and Hazard, who has yet to score in the Premier League this season, has said he felt guilty.

"I sent him the message to say I was sorry he had gone and ... well ... just that I was sorry," he told The Guardian. "We'd enjoyed all that success together last season, but this time round we hadn't.

"I felt a little bit guilty because I'd been player of the year. I'd been one of the most decisive players, and this year I'd performed less well.

"I hadn't been at the same level. So I sent that text to Jose and he came back to me, wishing me all the best for the future.

"For a team of champions to go through what we have this year even I can't explain. Things have been better recently, but we're still not winning games quite as we used to. No one can put his finger on what's happened at Chelsea."

Comments

Use a Facebook account to add a comment, subject to Facebook's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your Facebook name, photo & other personal information you make public on Facebook will appear with your comment, and may be used on ESPN's media platforms. Learn more.