The Guardian

GUARDIAN – José Mourinho threatens to play weakened Chelsea team against Liverpool

José Mourinho plans protest at being made to play on Sunday Manager to seek Abramovich’s consent but could forfeit titleJos Mourinho is threatening to rest virtually his entire Chelsea team and potentially hand Liverpool the Premier League title after revealing he will seek permission from Roman Abramovich to pick a deliberately weakened side in protest at being made to play the game on Sunday.Mourinho’s plan is likely to infuriate the Premier League and also has serious ramifications for Manchester City, who are relying on Chelsea to beat Liverpool and throw the title race back open. Continue reading…