Jose Mourinho took to Instagram to poke enjoyable at Liverpool on the seventh anniversary of Steven Gerrard’s notorious slip against Chelsea.
With Liverpool apparently about to end a 24-year watch for a league title on April 27, 2014, Gerrard mismanaged a cross and slipped on the stroke of half-time at Anfield.
Demba Ba to race clear to provide Chelsea an important lead, earlier than Willian added one other late to safe a 2-0 victory.
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The Blues had just 27 percent under Mourinho that day, as they ended Liverpool’s 11-game winning streak to blow the title race open.
And Mourinho – who was dismissed by Spurs last week – has had some enjoyable in his downtime, importing an image of himself conserving the ball away from him Gerrard on the touchline on that memorable day.
He captioned the image: ‘Anfield, April twenty seventh 2014. Possession of a ball.’
Talking back in March 2019, Gerrard admitted that that moment against Chelsea will at all times be one that can corrupt his career with a component of disappointment.
“This wound has been open since that have,” he said.
“I am undecided it should close as a result of I am unable to change that have. It does not have an effect on how I really feel in direction of what I am taking a look at now.
“I do not drive myself loopy for it. On the identical time, it was such a big year. The trophy that upset me. I am at all times going to look back and want it had been totally different.
“I give it some thought most days. A Liverpool team that wins the league would assist how I really feel for certain.
“After I analyze it correctly I perceive that it isn’t just that moment (the slip) however nonetheless a part of my head pondering it’s.
“Individuals inform me, to make me really feel higher, it was over 38 video games.
“However I nonetheless know, behind what you are telling me, that moment was so big.”