Despite appearing to dare Chelsea owner, Roman Abramovich in his post match comments after losing 1-3 to Southampton, Mourinho still has the backing of his employers.
In a concise statement released by the club, they stated that the current crop of players and the Portuguese manager have their full backing as the club works towards turning around the poor results they have suffered recently.
“The club wants to make it clear that Jose continues to have our full support.
As Jose has said himself, results have not been good enough and the team’s performances must improve. However, we believe that we have the right manager to turn this season around and that he has the squad with which to do it,” the statement read.
The premier league champions, Chelsea are currently 16th on the English Premier League table.