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Eva Carneiro Chelsea, Mourinho settle with former doctor

Carneiro had claimed constructive dismissal by Chelsea and sexual discrimination by Jose Mourinho.

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Eva Carneiro play Eva Carneiro has reached an settlement agreement with Chelsea and Jose Mourinho (PA)

Chelsea and former manager Jose Mourinho have reached an undisclosed settlement with former team doctor Eva Carneiro at an employment tribunal in London, the BBC reported on Tuesday.

Carneiro had claimed constructive dismissal by the Premier League club and sexual discrimination by Mourinho who appeared at the tribunal and sat in the front row.

Jose Mourinho play Jose Mourinho appeared at the tribunal and star front row (Peter Macdiarmid/LNP)


Terms of the settlement remained confidential.

Carneiro worked for Chelsea for six years until she left in September after clashing with Mourinho in the closing minutes of the opening Premier League match of the season against Swansea City at Stamford Bridge in August.

Eva Carneiro and Eden Hazard play Eva Carneiro ran into the pitch to help Eden Hazard (AFP/Getty Images )


The 42-year-old ran on to the pitch with physio Jon Fearn after being called on by referee Michael Oliver to treat winger Eden Hazard.

After the game Mourinho described the pair as "impulsive and naive". Carneiro was relieved of her match-day duties soon afterwards.

  play Eva Carneiro and Mourinho fell out after she ran into the pitch to help an injured player (BPI/Michael Zemanek)


Portuguese Mourinho was fired as manager in December.

Jose Mourinho fumes at club doctor,  Eva Carneiro

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