Ancelotti admits Terry lost control

19 April 2010 09:27
Chelsea boss Carlo Ancelotti has admitted that John Terry "lost control" after being sent off in their weekend defeat at Tottenham Hotspur. The Blues lost 2-1 at White Hart Lane on Saturday evening to reopen the Premier League title door to Manchester United. Terry was red carded in the 67th minute of the game, having earlier conceded a first-half penalty. The England defender's form has been widely criticised since the much-publicised personal problems which led to his sacking as international captain in February and Ancelotti has now admitted his embattled skipper had fallen below his own high standards. "I was a player and you know sometimes you are not always rational, you sometimes lose your control," said Ancelotti. "He has had a fantastic season. "Maybe sometimes he had some problems and didn't play so well, maybe against Spurs he didn't play too well."

Source: ESA

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