Mourinho insists Chelsea ‘in trouble’ after ‘shock’ Stoke City defeat

London, Dec 8: Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho has said that his side are ‘in trouble’ in the Premier League title race after they lost to Stoke City, according to reports.

According to Metro.co.uk, the Blues, who have endured an indifferent couple of weeks, slipped to a 3-2 defeat to the Potters in a match in which they struggled to impress.

Speaking after the full-time whistle, Mourinho said his side now faces a real battle to try and win the Premier League title this season, the report mentioned.

Mourinho said that after 30 minutes, his side should have been winning 3-0 or 4-0.

Chelsea are currently four points behind leaders Arsenal in the title race, but the Gunners have a game in hand, and could extend their lead if they win, the report said. (ANI)