This transfer was the second most expensive in the history of the transfer market, after Cristiano Ronaldo moved from Manchester United to Real Madrid earlier in the summer. Speaking on Sky Sports (via the Daily Mail) yesterday, Roy Keane doubted Tottenham Hotspur's 'X factor' when it came to their ability to potentially win the Premier League title. Mourinho, whose Spurs side face Chelsea in the Premier League on Sunday, said he had experienced similar pressure while managing title-winning teams at … In the first match of the 2007–08 season, Chelsea beat Birmingham City 3–2 to set a new record of 64 consecutive home league matches without defeat. LONDON, Nov 27 ― Having left Manchester United with a bitter taste two years ago, a new social media-friendly Jose Mourinho has quickly rediscovered his spark at Tottenham Hotspur, but despite Spurs' fine form, the Portuguese coach remains grounded. [83][84], On 22 May 2010, Inter won the 2010 Champions League after beating Bayern Munich 2–0, and in doing so became the first Italian club to complete the treble, with Mourinho personally celebrating the second Champions League title in his managerial career. Jose Mourinho's Spurs went top of the Premier League after beating Arsenal Credit: Reuters It underlined Tottenham’s title credentials after a … [139] Chelsea started the season by picking up just 11 points in their first 12 games in the Premier League. Spurs came into the weekend atop the Premier League , possessing the best defensive record in the league, while Harry Kane and Heung Min Son have started the campaign in scintillating form. Shevchenko's strike partner, Didier Drogba, had the highest scoring season of his career that year and this led Shevchenko to be dropped from the starting line-up towards the end of the season by Mourinho. [66] As UEFA was beginning to push the larger clubs in top leagues to play more homegrown players, Mourinho regularly played 18-year-old Italian forward Mario Balotelli and promoted academy defender Davide Santon to the first team permanently, installing an Italian contingent into a team previously composed of mostly foreign players. Tottenham Hotspur manager Jose Mourinho talked down his team’s chances of being title contenders after a 2-0 win over Manchester City sent the North London club top of the Premier League … Under Mourinho, Chelsea secured their first top-flight domestic title in 50 years, setting a string of English football records in the process, including the most points ever achieved in the Premier League (95) and the fewest goals conceded (15). [153], On 24 May 2017, Manchester United won the Europa League courtesy of a 2–0 win over Ajax. In Spain it is different, some people hate me, many of you in this [press] room. [47] In a press conference upon joining the English side, Mourinho spoke on Chelsea's credentials, stating, "We have top players and, sorry if I'm arrogant, we have a top manager", before adding, Please don't call me arrogant, but I'm European champion and I think I'm a special one.[48]. The reports were filled with formal vocabulary, as, for instance, he referred to a 20-kilometre (12 mi) jog as an extended aerobic exercise. The match, held in Camp Nou, ended 5–0 to the hosts, with Real Madrid director Florentino Pérez regarding it the worst game in the history of Real Madrid. In the second leg at home, Real Madrid took a 2–0 lead from two Cristiano Ronaldo goals but Bayern's Arjen Robben (a former Real player whom Mourinho previously managed at Chelsea) converted a penalty to level the aggregate score at 3–3, and Madrid was eliminated in the shootout with Ronaldo, Kaká and Ramos all failing to convert their spot kicks. Jose Mourinho has named Leicester City in a group of teams he feels could challenge for the Premier League title this season. [33], Mourinho found a new managerial post in July 2001 with União de Leiria. Also, in this match Real Madrid broke the record for most goals scored in the championship, with 109. Lucas Moura insists Jose Mourinho is ‘the right man’ to lead Tottenham to the Premier League title and has urged the squad to ‘trust’ in the manager’s methods. With Chelsea's Ross Barkley scoring a 96th-minute equaliser, a Chelsea coach, Marco Ianni, celebrated the goal by running across the Manchester United bench and clenching his fists close to Mourinho's face. He was also undefeated in all home league games. The signings from other clubs included Nuno Valente and Derlei from União de Leiria; Paulo Ferreira from Vitória de Setúbal; Pedro Emanuel from Boavista; and Edgaras Jankauskas and Maniche, who both had been out of contract at Benfica. In the 2014/15 campaign Mourinho earned a third League Cup triumph with Chelsea after a 2-0 win over Tottenham Hotspur at Wembley Stadium. Mourinho unexpectedly left Chelsea on 20 September 2007 "by mutual consent", although there had been a series of disagreements with owner Abramovich. Mourinho started his Premier League career in London when he was named manager of Chelsea in June 2004, before leaving early in the 2007/08 campaign. After two years at Porto, the duo moved again, joining Barcelona in 1996. [230], Mourinho is a Roman Catholic, saying, "I believe totally, clearly. [186], When Ba hit the winner, Mourinho darted down the touchline "in celebration", but afterwards he said he was primarily running to tell Torres and Ba their positional instructions for the remaining six minutes of the contest, which is backed up by the pictures. When the top two meet in the Premier League it is a reflex action ... the best striker in the league and a manager with titles in four European countries. Chelsea midfielder Pedro supported Conte, claiming Mourinho's reaction was out of context. They lost, however, the UEFA Super Cup 1–0 to Milan, with Andriy Shevchenko scoring the solitary goal. Ba's job was to sit in front of the defence and mark Alex if he ventured forward, Torres' to man-mark Maxwell. [17][unreliable source?] Cannavaro had said that Santon might have to leave Inter to get regular playing time to gain selection for Italy in the upcoming World Cup. Jose Mourinho had to stop himself from a run down the touchline when Harry Kane scored the winner at West Brom. [205] UEFA referees chief Volker Roth labelled Mourinho an "enemy of football",[206] although UEFA distanced themselves from the comment. He left the club on 5 December 2000[35] after just nine league games in charge. [109] The first leg away finished with a 2–1 win to Bayern Munich. Jose Mourinho has warned that Tottenham must be "patient and calm" in the Premier League title race ahead of this weekend's North London Derby. [14] Due to his tactical knowledge, charismatic and controversial personality, and what his opponents regard as an emphasis on getting results over playing beautiful football, he has drawn comparisons, by both admirers and critics, with Argentine manager Helenio Herrera. [106][107] Barça manager Pep Guardiola conceded the title to Real Madrid. At a press conference in March 2009, he insulted the first two rivals by claiming they would end the season with no honours, and accused the Italian sport journalists of "intellectual prostitution" on their behalf. [212] In February 2014, Mourinho referred to Wenger as a "specialist in failure". They also went out of the League Cup to Stoke City on penalties on 27 October. Jose Mourinho assistant makes huge Manchester United Premier League title claim Jose Mourinho's former assistant at Manchester United, Ricardo Formosinho, claims … This loss left the Nerazzurri seven points above their crosstown rivals with only two games remaining. The Spurs boss celebrated the return of 2,000 fans to their m… [143] On 7 August 2016, Mourinho won his first trophy, the FA Community Shield, beating reigning Premier League champions Leicester City 2–1. Mourinho also caused immediate ripples in Italian football through his controversial relationships with the Italian press and media, as well as his feuds with major Serie A coaches, including Carlo Ancelotti, then of Milan, Luciano Spalletti of Roma and Claudio Ranieri of Juventus. This match marked the first competitive action for new signings Diego Costa, Cesc Fàbregas and Thibaut Courtois, the latter starting in goal after a three-year loan spell at Atlético Madrid. [154], Mourinho strengthened his side further in the summer of 2017, with the signings of Belgian striker Romelu Lukaku, defender Victor Lindelöf, and midfielder Nemanja Matić. Mourinho missed the chance of back-to-back Champions League successes when Chelsea were knocked out of the competition by a controversial goal in the semi-finals by eventual winners Liverpool.[51]. "[142], On 27 May 2016, Mourinho signed a three-year contract with Manchester United, with an option to stay at the club until at least 2020. [194][195][196][197][198][199] In 2011, Morten Olsen concluded that he doesn't "like his persona or the way he plays football negatively". [145], On 11 September 2016, Mourinho lost his first Manchester derby as a manager in a 2–1 defeat to Manchester City; this was also his eighth loss against his rival manager while with Real Madrid, former Barça manager Pep Guardiola. Mourinho's tactical organisation throughout the match drew praise within the footballing world. Jose Mourinho's men currently sit fifth in the league table and are two points off league leaders Everton after six games, yet they could really be top having dropped valuable points against Newcastle United and West Ham at … Tottenham Hotspur have been praised by Sky Sports pundit Gary Neville, who gave his thoughts on Spurs’ current style of play and also spoke of their Premier League title chances. [citation needed] The other high-profile arrival besides Shevchenko was German captain Michael Ballack, a free agent from Bayern Munich who was signed to strengthen the midfield. [67] This rant promptly became popular in Italy, especially regarding the "zero titles" quote used by Mourinho, and incorrectly pronounced by him as zeru tituli (in correct Italian it would have been zero titoli), which was later extensively referred to by football journalists in Italy. The club went on to state, "The club wishes to make clear Jose leaves us on good terms and will always remain a much-loved, respected and significant figure at Chelsea. Later he accepted the position of assistant manager at Estrela da Amadora,[22] then was a scout at Ovarense. He said: 'The truth is in the whole. Chelsea had attempted to sign Shevchenko in the preceding two years but Milan rebuffed Abramovich's interest in him. Jose Mourinho knows the true tests of Tottenham's Premier League title credentials are still to come. The counter-attacking system pioneered by Mourinho continued, with its variations, to be used to further success at Madrid by his successors Carlo Ancelotti and Zinedine Zidane. The club, however, was defeated 4–1 in the first leg away at Borussia Dortmund. [citation needed], Inter struggled in their first two matches of the new season. Quick off the mark The match ended in a 4–0 defeat which left them six points off the top of the table. [224], Widely known for his strong personality, refined dress sense[225] and quirky comments at press conferences,[226] Mourinho has experienced fame outside of football circles, featuring in European advertisement campaigns for Samsung, American Express, Braun, Jaguar and Adidas, amongst others. 19:00, 18 NOV 2020; Spurs. : Mourinho considerado o "Homem do Ano" – Real Madrid – Jornal Record :", "Mourinho, World Number 1 together with Messi and Brazil", "JOSÉ MOURINHO RECEBE PRÉMIO PRESTÍGIO FERNANDO SOROMENHO", "Mourinho honoured at Football Extravaganza", "Josè Mourinho (BEST MEDIA ATTRACTION IN FOOTBALL)", "LG PERFORMANCE OF THE WEEK: MOURINHO GUIDES MANCHESTER UNITED TO IMPORTANT WIN AGAINST ARSENAL", "LG PERFORMANCE OF THE WEEK: MOURINHO MASTERMINDS SECOND HALF COMEBACK TO PREVENT CITY TITLE PARTY", "Mourinho makes Guinness Book of Records", "Jose Mourinho: Chelsea manager has four Guinness World records hanging in his office", José Mourinho management career statistics, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=José_Mourinho&oldid=993996545, Portuguese expatriate sportspeople in England, Portuguese expatriate sportspeople in Italy, Portuguese expatriate sportspeople in Spain, Articles with dead external links from November 2017, Articles with permanently dead external links, Articles with dead external links from September 2010, Articles with dead external links from June 2016, Articles with dead external links from January 2014, Articles with dead external links from September 2018, Articles with dead external links from February 2020, Wikipedia pages semi-protected against vandalism, Articles lacking reliable references from January 2020, Articles with unsourced statements from June 2019, Articles with unsourced statements from December 2018, Wikipedia articles with CANTIC identifiers, Wikipedia articles with SELIBR identifiers, Wikipedia articles with SUDOC identifiers, Wikipedia articles with WORLDCATID identifiers, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, * Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only, International Sports Press Association Best Manager in the World: 2010, Prémio Prestígio Fernando Soromenho: 2012, Football Extravaganza's League of Legends (2011), Former record holder for most points achieved in a Premier League season (95 points), Youngest manager to reach 100 Champions League games (49 years 12 days), Most games unbeaten at home in the Premier League (77), Fewest goals conceded in a Premier League season (15 goals), Longest football unbeaten home run by a manager (9 years), Most Champions League titles with different clubs (two), This page was last edited on 13 December 2020, at 16:41. Jose Mourinho could derail Tottenham’s title challenge by not taking player rotation seriously Introducing Kane, Son and Ndombele when already through in … Mourinho led Chelsea to a 1–0 victory against Manchester United in the 2007 FA Cup Final, winning in the first final to be played at the rebuilt Wembley Stadium. [7] Mourinho then signed with Real Madrid, where he won La Liga with a record points tally, becoming the fifth coach to have won league titles in four countries. On 16 May 2009, Inter mathematically won the Serie A title after runners-up Milan lost to Udinese. [74], Mourinho once again sparked controversy in the summer with his argument with Italy national team coach Marcello Lippi. After brief but successful stints in charge at Benfica and Uniao de Leiria, he won the UEFA Champions League with Porto in 2004, only a year after lifting the UEFA Europa League trophy in his first full season as manager. Liverpool steamrolled their way to the title last season with relative ease but have already found it more difficult this campaign. If they are closed down and the other team's wingers come inside to help, it means there is space now for us on the flank, either for our own wingers or for our full-backs. [219], Mourinho met his wife Matilde "Tami" Faria, born in Angola, when they were teenagers in Setúbal, Portugal, and the couple married in 1989. "[119] Mourinho's fraught relationships with Sergio Ramos and club captain Iker Casillas (a popular player whom Mourinho sidelined in 2013) caused divisions between fans in the "Mourinhistas" and "Madridistas" (the more traditional Real Madrid fans) camps. [154] This was Mourinho's second major trophy of his first season as Manchester United manager. [10] Under a year later, Mourinho was appointed at rival club Manchester United, where he won the UEFA Europa League, League Cup, and FA Community Shield in his first season, before being dismissed in 2018. [161] An incensed Mourinho leapt up and attempted to chase Ianni down the tunnel, with security intervening. Three-time Premier League champion Jose Mourinho is the head coach of Tottenham Hotspur. After the game, Mourinho did not comment on the incident except to claim that he did not know who "Pito" Vilanova was, with "pito" being Spanish slang for penis. There is nothing a pure 4–4–2 can do to stop things.[178]. The club had eliminated Manchester United, Lyon and Deportivo de La Coruña and their sole defeat of the competition came against Real Madrid in the group round. As a result, UEFA charged Mourinho along with the four related players with improper conduct regarding the dismissals. The Red Devils finished second behind their city rivals in 2017/18 and lost the FA Cup final to Mourinho's former club, Chelsea. [203] Frisk stated that Rijkaard had tried to speak to him but said that he had sent him away. [68][69] The catchphrase was even used by Nike to present the celebration shirts for Inter's Serie A title. [98] On 22 December 2010, Mourinho won a match by the widest margin in his career, winning 8–0 against Levante, also of La Liga, in the first leg of their quarter-final of the Copa del Rey. [172], Mourinho has been noted for his tactical prowess,[173][174][175] game management,[176] and adaptability to different situations. On 2 June 2008, Mourinho was appointed the successor of Roberto Mancini at Inter Milan on a three-year contract, and brought along with him much of his backroom staff who had served him at both Chelsea and Porto. In 2003, Mourinho won his first Primeira Liga with a 27–5–2 record, 11 points clear of Benfica, the team he quit two years earlier. During the pre-season, Mourinho put detailed reports of the team training on the club website. [169] He secured his first ever win as a manager at St James' Park on 15 July 2020 when Tottenham defeated Newcastle by a scoreline of 3–1. The Premier League website employs cookies to improve your user experience. This was his first FA Cup win which meant that he had won every domestic trophy available to a Premier League manager. Tottenham have started the Premier League season very well and currently sit one point off league leaders Leicester City after eight games . Mourinho also won back-to-back Portuguese league titles and two domestic cup competitions at Porto before Chelsea came calling. [227] An unofficial biography of Mourinho, titled O Vencedor – De Setúbal a Stamford Bridge (The Winner – from Setúbal to Stamford Bridge), was a best seller in Portugal. Prior to Mourinho's arrival, Real Madrid had underperformed despite paying record transfer fees for Galácticos such as Kaká and Cristiano Ronaldo. Others, playing at home in a match that could effectively ensure the title, might have felt compelled to attack. This gave Chelsea a three-against-two midfield advantage over most English teams playing 4–4–2 at the time, and helped Chelsea win Premier League titles in 2004–05 and 2005–06. [124] Mourinho told Chelsea TV, "In my career I've had two great passions – Inter and Chelsea – and Chelsea is more than important for me." This made him one of five coaches to have won the European Cup with two clubs,[6] and later that year, earned him the first FIFA World Coach of the Year award. It's a question that has been put to many following the team's hard-fought 1-0 win away at Burnley on Monday evening. In 2008, Mourinho joined Italian club Inter Milan, where he won the Serie A title in his first season. Inter went on to score more than 30 goals before the end of November, thrashing derby rivals Milan 4–0, with new signings Diego Milito and Motta both scoring, and hammering Genoa 5–0, the largest margin of victory in the Serie A that season. "[31] Only weeks after being given the job at Benfica, Mourinho's mentor, Sir Bobby Robson, offered him the assistant manager's role at Newcastle United. [96], On 30 November 2010, Mourinho was fined £33,500 for appearing to instruct Xabi Alonso and Sergio Ramos to attempt to receive a tactical second yellow card in the 4–0 Champions League win against Ajax. Jose Mourinho hailed Hugo Lloris the best goalkeeper in the Premier League after criticism of the Tottenham captain for conceding Crystal Palace's late equaliser. 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How Jose Mourinho has turned Tottenham into Chelsea’s 2004-05 Premier League title winners Tottenham are dreaming of a first title in 60 years after stretching their unbeaten Premier League … [120] Mourinho was also criticised[121] for controversial incidents, including poking Tito Vilanova (then assistant coach at Barcelona) in the eye during a brawl, continual complaints about refereeing bias, clashes with journalists and Real officials, and frequent hints that Barça received favourable treatment from UEFA. But he must win a trophy, "José Mourinho. Their 2009–10 season was marked by disappointments such as Alcorconazo, a shock 2009–10 Copa del Rey round-of-32 knockout by Segunda División B team Alcorcón, and elimination from the Champions League by Lyon in the round of 16, though they finished second in La Liga with a club record 96 points. Jermain Defoe scored 143 goals in 364 appearances for Tottenham in two spells and is backing his former club to win the Premier League under Jose Mourinho [158] United also lost the 2018 FA Cup Final to Mourinho's former club Chelsea after an Eden Hazard penalty sealed a 1–0 win for the Blues. "[160] At his next press conference four days later, he said: "I am the manager of the one of the greatest clubs in the world but I'm also one of the greatest managers in the world. [46], Liverpool offered their managerial position to Rafael Benítez and Mourinho instead accepted a large offer from Roman Abramovich and pledged his immediate future to Chelsea.[46]. Grant's position was further enhanced by being given a seat on the board. He recalled captain Jorge Costa after a six-month loan to Charlton Athletic. [123], On 3 June 2013, Chelsea appointed Mourinho as manager for the second time, on a four-year contract. The Premier League is on pace to be won with the lowest points total since 1999. This comment resulted in the media dubbing him "The Special One". Chelsea started their 2014–15 Premier League campaign with a 3–1 victory against Burnley on 18 August at Turf Moor. In the first leg between Manchester United and Porto, United manager Sir Alex Ferguson confronted Mourinho after Roy Keane received a red card for stamping on Vítor Baía. In his first season as Inter head coach, Mourinho won the Supercoppa Italiana, beating Roma on penalties,[65] and finished top of Serie A. Inter, however, were eliminated 2–0 on aggregate by Manchester United in the first knock-out round of the Champions League, and he also failed to win the Coppa Italia, being defeated 3–1 on aggregate by Sampdoria in the semi-finals. But Mourinho was keen to play down his team's title chances after they collected a 13th point in five Premier League away games to begin the season – … [214] Although Mourinho denied the allegations, he was fined £33,500 and received a one-match Champions League ban. Jose Mourinho downplays Tottenham's chances of getting their hands on the title. In the second leg at home, Real managed to score two goals in the last 10 minutes, but the team could not get the third goal that would have levelled the aggregate score and sent them through on away goals. Mourinho responded by saying that Cannavaro was acting like a coach. In a 2013–14 Champions League knockout game against Paris Saint-Germain, when Chelsea needed one goal within 10 minutes to progress, he played a risky 4–1–2–3 in the last quarter, which led to Demba Ba's winning goal. José Mário dos Santos Mourinho Félix, GOIH (Portuguese pronunciation: [ʒuˈzɛ moˈɾiɲu]; born 26 January 1963), is a Portuguese professional football manager and former player who is the manager and head coach of Premier League club Tottenham Hotspur. Chelsea started the next season well: they defeated Arsenal 2–1 to win the 2005 FA Community Shield, and topped the Premier League from the first weekend of the 2005–06 season. Andrei Shevchenko's signing forced Mourinho to switch to a 4–1–3–2 for the 2006–07 season. It comes amid a season full of surprises where shock results are becoming the norm. Only three clubs in English football can point to winning back to back Premier League titles: Manchester City, Manchester United and Jose Mourinho's Chelsea side from 2004 to 2006. [15][16], Mourinho was born in 1963 to a large middle-class family in Setúbal (a suburb of the Lisbon metropolitan area), Portugal, the son of José Manuel Mourinho Félix, who was known by the name Félix Mourinho, and wife Maria Júlia Carrajola dos Santos. Mourinho left as the most successful manager in Chelsea's history, having won six trophies for the club in three years. 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