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Chelsea boss Mourinho understands transfer windows criticism

Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho understands complaints about the summer market.

The subject again arose on Monday when Arsenal's bid for Newcastle's Yohan Cabaye on the day of the Magpies' match at Manchester City provoked Alan Pardew's ire.

"At a certain point I agree with what Alan was saying, that the transfer window goes too far, the transfer window goes to the third, fourth fixture of the season, which I also agree that is too much," Mourinho said.

"But at the same time it gives everybody a chance to be in the market while we are winning or losing points.

"We have conditions to try to improve our team by bringing in one more player and we are going to try that till the end."

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