Antonio Conte fired back at Jose Mourinho after his Chelsea side's dire 0-0 draw with Championship side Norwich City in the Third Round of the FA Cup, describing his predecessor as a 'little man' and a 'fake.'
"When the target is to offend, to insult, I think that you are a little man"— Football on BT Sport (@btsportfootball) January 6, 2018
"It's not a surprise for me"
"This is his way"
Antonio Conte speaks honestly and openly about Jose Mourinho with @DesKellyBTS
He said: "The situation is very clear. I don’t have anything to clarify.
"I consider him a little man, I consider him a man with a very low profile.
Did he just say that?... — Full Time DEVILS (@FullTimeDEVILS) January 6, 2018
Jose Mourinho destroys Antonio Conte! pic.twitter.com/7JsiNhFtSE
Mourinho to Conte on touchline the day we play Chelsea at OT pic.twitter.com/Ype4RmnAiV— Sam (@PULlSIC) 6 January 2018
Chelsea will have to face Norwich in a Third Round replay to see if they can make it into the Fourth Round, and Conte's struggles against lower league opposition may give Mourinho more ammunition to fire back.