Mourinho: We aren’t divers

 
Frank Dalleres
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CHELSEA boss Jose Mourinho insists his team are not divers despite midfielder Ramires becoming the second Blues star to be cautioned in as many games in yesterday’s 2-0 FA Cup win at Derby.

John Obi Mikel and Oscar – booked for diving at Southampton last week – both scored in the second half as Chelsea set up a fourth-round tie at home to Premier League rivals Stoke.

Mourinho said of the diving storms: “I maintain: isolated episodes. The referee attacking it; the manager supporting the referee, I think we’re doing well.”

The Blues manager backed referee Andre Marriner’s decision to book Ramires, and added: “In other clubs there are really divers and they are not booked.”