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WATCH - Mourinho questions Sky pundits again

SoccerBy Kevin Palmer
Mourinho complaining about referees once again
Mourinho complaining about referees once again

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho believes his side were the victims of another poor penalty decision in the 1-1 draw against Southampton on Sunday.

Mourinho believes a wrongly-awarded penalty in the 1-1 draw with Southampton denied his side an eight-point lead at the top of the table, as he was frustrated that his opponents were awarded a spot kick by referee Mike Dean for a foul by Nemanja Matic.

"I'm happy with the situation. I'm happy with the six-point lead, but I'm not happy with the result," added Mourinho.

"If you remember our two matches against Southampton: in one game, one penalty that is not a penalty and in another game a penalty that was not given. You are speaking about six points transformed into two points."

"My opinion is not important. Important is Mr Mike Dean. His decision was a penalty and his decision was no penalty on Ivanovic."

Mourinho (below) again questioned the views of Sky Sports studio analysts over the incident, as he continued his suggestion that the TV channel are biased against his team.

Mourinho smirked at suggestions that Arsenal are emerging as the form team in a tightening title race after his side's 1-1 draw against Southampton on Sunday.

Little love is lost between Mourinho and Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger and while the Chelsea boss accepts his London rivals are edging back into the Premier League title picture, he was quick to banish the idea that they are a team with momentum behind them.

"For me, which momentum? 3-1 against Monaco or 3-0 against West Ham? It depends on the momentum," said Mourinho, as he referred to Arsenal's Champions League defeat earlier this month.

"Of course (Arsenal are in the title race) Seven points behind Chelsea with one game less. More teams are in the race.

"If somebody tells me in August that at the end of March we are six points in front and one match in hand, I would sign immediately. No doubts."