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Chelsea fans believe they’re under Mourinho's curse

EPL By: Ikponmwosa Umweni | 12/08/2017

Antonio Conte men begin their title defense with a very poor performance at Stamford Bridge with supporter where left with a sense of Deja vu after their first half against Burnley.

Chelsea was crowned champions in May after a scintillating debut campaign for Conte at Stamford Bridge but the Italian warned his side they cannot repeat the same mistakes made under Jose Mourinho in 2015.

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Former Chelsea and current Manchester United boss who was in charge of the West London side when they won the Premier League title in 2014/15 season but was he fired in December after a disastrous start to the season left the Blues in the relegation zone.

Chelsea’s pre-season has had echoes of Mourinho’s final summer at the club with Conte criticizing the board for their lack of success in the transfer business.

Premier League holder started with the hope of winning 14 minutes in the game Conte men were reduced to 10 men after the Blues captain get sent off for a rough tackle to Steven Defour that where their calamity started.

Sam Vokes put the visitors Claret ahead 24 minutes as he turned in Robbie Brady’s cross. Burnley display full-back Stephen Ward then compounded Chelsea’s misery when he netted a stunning strike to double the Clarets’ lead before Sam Vokes hit another before half-time to make it 3-0 in first half.

Chelsea looking like they did when they stopped playing for Mourinho.

— Filip (@SingleMaltSuds) August 12, 2017

And Chelsea fans were utterly convinced they were back under Mourinho’s curse.