The English Football Association has charged Chelsea manager, Jose Mourinho with misconduct over behaviour and language during Chelsea’s defeat to West Ham on Saturday, October 24, 2015.
The Portuguese manager was sent to the stands after confronting referee, John Moss in the dressing room at half-time of the game.
The FA has also charged both West Ham and Chelsea for failing to control their players and have been given until Thursday, October 29, 2015 to issue a response.
Already, Chelsea Football Club has also been fined £25,000 for having more than five players being booked during the West Ham match.
Cesar Azpilicueta, Willian, Cesc Fabregas, John Mikel Obi and Diego Costa were all yellow-carded. This is in addition to the two-yellow cards received by Nemanja Matic during the game.
Mourinho’s first team coach, Silvino Louro who was also dismissed during the match has also been charged with misconduct in relation to his actions in the technical area.
Chelsea will also have to explain why Jose Mourinho didn’t fulfill his post-match duties after the West Ham game.
Meanwhile, the English FA is awaiting referee Jonathan Moss’s report on the Chelsea- West Ham game.