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Mourinho: Not worried despite facing striker crisis

Mourinho: Not worried despite facing striker crisis

October 22, 2014

LONDON, Oct 22 ― Jose Mourinho insisted he was not worried by the prospect of running short of forward options ahead of Sunday’s visit to Manchester United after confirming Loic Remy and Diego Costa will both miss Chelsea’s trip to Old Trafford. Remy limped out of the Blues’ comprehensive 6-0 Champions League victory over Maribor after scoring the 14th minute opening goal and with Costa sidelined with a hamstring injury, Didier Drogba will start for the Premier League leaders against... Read more

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Bayern Munich's Franck Ribery (right) scores against AS Roma during their Champions League match at the Olympic stadium in Rome October 22, 2014. ― Reuters pic