This was a day when Chelsea took all their frustration out on the opposition, rather than Jose Mourinho taking his anger out on referees. So, one of the most tiresome stories of the season at least culminated in one of its most thrilling displays.
Chelsea didn’t need any refereeing decisions, about which Mourinho has been complaining, to go their way. Swansea were already gifting them gfoals, and the league leaders were in the mood to take full advantage.
Mourinho described his team’s performance as “perfect”. “Everything went in our direction,” he said.