Irish legislators should take heed of Mourinho’s troubles

Dr Eva Carneiro’s legal action against the Chelsea manager couldn’t happen here

8th November, 2015
Individuals can be held liable in UK for workplace discrimination – as Mourinho may soon find out Pic: Getty

Eva Carneiro, the former Chelsea FC team doctor, has not worked with the club since the first game of the season, when she was publicly berated by team manager José Mourinho for treating a player on the pitch, as he thought that she should not have done so.

This public incident has ultimately led to Mourinho being sued personally by Carneiro in the British equivalent of our Employment Tribunal.

As a result of Carneiro...

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