The defeat was the first time that one of the Portuguese’s teams conceded six goals in one game in his 1,007 matches as a coach.
José rotated his squad heavily ahead of their Serie A clash against Napoli on Sunday but perhaps he would not have imagined such a disastrous performance by his men.
The former Real Madrid and Manchester United boss threw his players under the bus at the end of the game, saying they don’t have as much quality as those of Bodo Glimt.
La Gazzetta dello Sport, Il Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport rated Mourinho 4 for their performance.
Rui Patricio and Tammy Abraham on Il Corriere dello Sport and Carles Perez on Tuttosport received a rating of 5.5, which is the highest rating for a Roma player.
José Mourinho, who had already complained about the squad’s depth after the game against Juventus, was accused of not motivating his players enough.
Il Corriere dello Sport wrote: “His responsibilities are evident and his super-offensive substitutions created the premises for humiliation.”
La Gazzetta dello Sport also highlighted how his starting line-up lacked balance, while Tuttosport wrote the result is unacceptable.
Content created and supplied by: Yekrash01 (via Opera News )
Opera News is a free to use platform and the views and opinions expressed herein are solely those of the author and do not represent, reflect or express the views of Opera News. Any/all written content and images displayed are provided by the blogger/author, appear herein as submitted by the blogger/author and are unedited by Opera News. Opera News does not consent to nor does it condone the posting of any content that violates the rights (including the copyrights) of any third party, nor content that may malign, inter alia, any religion, ethnic group, organization, gender, company, or individual. Opera News furthermore does not condone the use of our platform for the purposes encouraging/endorsing hate speech, violation of human rights and/or utterances of a defamatory nature. If the content contained herein violates any of your rights, including those of copyright, and/or violates any the above mentioned factors, you are requested to immediately notify us using via the following email address operanews-external(at)opera.com and/or report the article using the available reporting functionality built into our Platform See More