Former head of Chelsea’s mortgage division, Eddie Newton, has mentioned Kevin De Bruyne and Mohamed Salah noticed their careers finish abruptly, as a consequence of a “character conflict” with then-manager Jose Mourinho.
De Bruyne has gone on to develop into among the best playmakers on this planet and performs at Manchester Metropolis.
Salah has established himself as certainly one of Liverpool’s biggest ever gamers.
Nevertheless, each gamers did not advance their careers at Stamford Bridge and Newton has defined why.
“I believe (the instances of) Salah and De Bruyne wasn’t about expertise.
“It was a character conflict [with Jose Mourinho]. I simply didn’t assume it was working on the time,” Newton instructed Purpose.
Salah moved to Chelsea from Basel for a price reported to be close to £11million and was shipped out on mortgage to Fiorentina in Italy.
From there he by no means labored his approach again in as he went to Fiorentina, thrived, earlier than occurring to be loaned to Roma earlier than making that transfer everlasting.
De Bruyne joined two years earlier than Salah from Genk. Simply 20 on the time, the Belgian completed the 2011/12 season with Genk earlier than being loaned to Werder Bremen in Germany for the 2012/2013 season.